The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 64 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 26 58 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.99% 4.49% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 5.31% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 55 30
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Open Source
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
719 1092 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.64% 84.59% 83.79%
Number of salaries quoted 587 928 591
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 3 July 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Brighton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 49 (66.22%) HTML
2 47 (63.51%) JavaScript
2 47 (63.51%) CSS
3 35 (47.30%) .NET
4 29 (39.19%) C#
5 28 (37.84%) PHP
6 23 (31.08%) Git (software)
7 22 (29.73%) TDD
8 20 (27.03%) E-Learning
8 20 (27.03%) Sass
8 20 (27.03%) User Experience
9 19 (25.68%) Moodle
9 19 (25.68%) SQL
9 19 (25.68%) UNIX
9 19 (25.68%) LDAP
10 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET
10 18 (24.32%) Ajax
11 17 (22.97%) XML
11 17 (22.97%) HTML5
12 15 (20.27%) Content Management
12 15 (20.27%) XSLT
12 15 (20.27%) GitHub
13 14 (18.92%) CSS3
13 14 (18.92%) Visual Studio
14 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (16.22%) CMS
15 12 (16.22%) Linux
16 11 (14.86%) IIS
16 11 (14.86%) Web Services
16 11 (14.86%) Web Development

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 19 (25.68%) Moodle
2 12 (16.22%) CMS
3 11 (14.86%) IIS
4 9 (12.16%) Umbraco
5 7 (9.46%) Tomcat
5 7 (9.46%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.05%) TYPO3
6 3 (4.05%) WordPress
7 2 (2.70%) Jetty
7 2 (2.70%) JBoss
7 2 (2.70%) Apache
8 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.35%) DNN
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
1 8 (10.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.35%) MS Project
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.27%) GitHub
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.68%) LDAP
2 9 (12.16%) Intranet
3 2 (2.70%) IPsec
3 2 (2.70%) DHCP
3 2 (2.70%) FTP
3 2 (2.70%) HTTP
3 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) MySQL
2 5 (6.76%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.70%) DB2
5 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.92%) Visual Studio
3 10 (13.51%) ReSharper
4 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.70%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (2.70%) JUnit
5 2 (2.70%) Selenium
5 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.70%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.70%) JMeter
6 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (10.81%) Publishing
2 3 (4.05%) Finance
3 2 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (74.32%) Developer
2 20 (27.03%) PHP Developer
3 16 (21.62%) .NET Developer
4 10 (13.51%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Systems Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Chief Technology Officer
8 4 (5.41%) IT Director
8 4 (5.41%) Lead PHP Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Data Scientist
9 3 (4.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.05%) LAMP Developer
9 3 (4.05%) CMS Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Junior C# Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (66.22%) HTML
2 47 (63.51%) CSS
3 35 (47.30%) .NET
4 20 (27.03%) Sass
5 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET
5 18 (24.32%) Ajax
6 17 (22.97%) XML
6 17 (22.97%) HTML5
7 15 (20.27%) XSLT
8 14 (18.92%) CSS3
9 11 (14.86%) Web Services
10 10 (13.51%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (12.16%) jQuery
11 9 (12.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (12.16%) XHTML
12 7 (9.46%) AngularJS
13 6 (8.11%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (6.76%) J2EE
14 5 (6.76%) Servlets
15 3 (4.05%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.03%) E-Learning
1 20 (27.03%) User Experience
2 11 (14.86%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.76%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.70%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.70%) Social Media
7 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.35%) Replication
7 1 (1.35%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) UNIX
2 12 (16.22%) Linux
3 6 (8.11%) Windows
4 2 (2.70%) Android
4 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) TDD
2 15 (20.27%) Content Management
3 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.86%) Web Development
5 10 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.16%) Web Accessibility
6 9 (12.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (10.81%) Automated Testing
8 7 (9.46%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.11%) BDD
10 5 (6.76%) DevOps
10 5 (6.76%) OO
10 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.76%) MVC
11 3 (4.05%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (4.05%) Manual Testing
11 3 (4.05%) Waterfall
12 2 (2.70%) Compatibility Testing
12 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Content Management
12 2 (2.70%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (63.51%) JavaScript
2 29 (39.19%) C#
3 28 (37.84%) PHP
4 19 (25.68%) SQL
5 9 (12.16%) Java
6 7 (9.46%) VB.NET
7 6 (8.11%) Python
7 6 (8.11%) F#
7 6 (8.11%) VB
8 5 (6.76%) R
9 2 (2.70%) COBOL
10 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.35%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (1.35%) PMP
3 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Capistrano
1 3 (4.05%) Puppet
1 3 (4.05%) Vagrant
1 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) OpenText
1 8 (10.81%) RedDot
1 8 (10.81%) Google
1 8 (10.81%) Adobe
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (1.35%) Zend
Brighton, East Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
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