The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 60 59 63
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 50 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.10% 3.73% 2.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.58% 9.40% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 47 28 19
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
321 298 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 26.33% 39.73% 42.44%
Number of salaries quoted 267 285 274
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
East Sussex

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Open Source
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Brighton region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Brighton

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Brighton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 64 (71.11%) Linux
2 58 (64.44%) Bash Shell
3 55 (61.11%) Ruby
4 49 (54.44%) Python
5 41 (45.56%) Node.js
6 38 (42.22%) MySQL
7 35 (38.89%) Configuration Management
8 34 (37.78%) Java
8 34 (37.78%) PHP
9 32 (35.56%) PostgreSQL
10 28 (31.11%) RDBMS
10 28 (31.11%) Relational Database
11 27 (30.00%) Puppet
12 24 (26.67%) jQuery
12 24 (26.67%) UNIX
13 23 (25.56%) CSS
13 23 (25.56%) Debian
14 22 (24.44%) Degree
14 22 (24.44%) Perl
14 22 (24.44%) HTML
15 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
16 19 (21.11%) Web Development
16 19 (21.11%) Ubuntu
16 19 (21.11%) HBase
17 16 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
17 16 (17.78%) Performance Monitoring
17 16 (17.78%) Drupal
17 16 (17.78%) Workflow
18 15 (16.67%) OpenBSD
19 14 (15.56%) Computer Science

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (45.56%) Node.js
2 16 (17.78%) Drupal
3 9 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.56%) Moodle
5 4 (4.44%) Apache
6 3 (3.33%) nginx
7 2 (2.22%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.56%) Ethernet
2 12 (13.33%) InfiniBand
3 9 (10.00%) HTTP
3 9 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (10.00%) VoIP
3 9 (10.00%) SMTP
4 5 (5.56%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (2.22%) Firewall
5 2 (2.22%) VLAN
5 2 (2.22%) DHCP
5 2 (2.22%) DNS
5 2 (2.22%) IPv4
5 2 (2.22%) IPv6
5 2 (2.22%) MPLS
5 2 (2.22%) WAN
5 2 (2.22%) LAN
6 1 (1.11%) LDAP
6 1 (1.11%) VPN
6 1 (1.11%) OSPF
6 1 (1.11%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (42.22%) MySQL
2 32 (35.56%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (31.11%) RDBMS
3 28 (31.11%) Relational Database
4 19 (21.11%) HBase
5 11 (12.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.22%) Hudson
2 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (1.11%) Publishing
2 1 (1.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (47.78%) Administrator
2 41 (45.56%) Systems Administrator
2 41 (45.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 41 (45.56%) Linux Administrator
3 35 (38.89%) Developer
4 23 (25.56%) PHP Developer
5 13 (14.44%) Web Developer
6 10 (11.11%) Programmer
7 9 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) Drupal Developer
8 7 (7.78%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.78%) Senior Web Developer
9 6 (6.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Senior Programmer
9 6 (6.67%) Web Programmer
10 3 (3.33%) Mobile Developer
11 2 (2.22%) UI Programmer
11 2 (2.22%) C Programmer
11 2 (2.22%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.67%) jQuery
2 23 (25.56%) CSS
3 22 (24.44%) HTML
4 12 (13.33%) Web Services
5 9 (10.00%) Symfony
5 9 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (8.89%) HTML5
7 7 (7.78%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 6 (6.67%) .NET
9 4 (4.44%) JSON
9 4 (4.44%) Sass
9 4 (4.44%) LESS
9 4 (4.44%) Ajax
9 4 (4.44%) CSS3
10 3 (3.33%) REST
10 3 (3.33%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (2.22%) Yii
11 2 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.00%) Social Media
2 9 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 9 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.67%) Learning Management System
3 6 (6.67%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.22%) Web 2.0
4 2 (2.22%) W3C
4 2 (2.22%) iPad
5 1 (1.11%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 64 (71.11%) Linux
2 24 (26.67%) UNIX
3 23 (25.56%) Debian
4 19 (21.11%) Ubuntu
5 15 (16.67%) OpenBSD
6 9 (10.00%) Windows
6 9 (10.00%) Mac OS X
6 9 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.89%) Configuration Management
2 19 (21.11%) Web Development
3 16 (17.78%) Workflow
3 16 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (17.78%) Performance Monitoring
4 14 (15.56%) Load Testing
4 14 (15.56%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (15.56%) Build Automation
5 12 (13.33%) OOP
5 12 (13.33%) OO
6 10 (11.11%) Scrum
6 10 (11.11%) Analytics
7 8 (8.89%) Social Media Monitoring
8 7 (7.78%) TDD
9 6 (6.67%) Web Application Development
9 6 (6.67%) OO PHP
10 4 (4.44%) DevOps
11 3 (3.33%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.33%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 58 (64.44%) Bash Shell
2 55 (61.11%) Ruby
3 49 (54.44%) Python
4 34 (37.78%) PHP
4 34 (37.78%) Java
5 22 (24.44%) Perl
6 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 14 (15.56%) C
8 10 (11.11%) Objective-C
9 8 (8.89%) PHP5
10 2 (2.22%) SQL
10 2 (2.22%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.11%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) CCNP
2 2 (2.22%) CCNA
2 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (10.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (30.00%) Puppet
2 12 (13.33%) Nagios
3 10 (11.11%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (7.78%) Red Hat
2 2 (2.22%) Zend
2 2 (2.22%) Cisco
2 2 (2.22%) HP