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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 67 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 23 48 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.76% 3.87% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 4.65% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 47 28
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £33,800 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
681 1032 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 81.85% 83.16% 82.70%
Number of salaries quoted 542 893 511
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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 27 August 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Brighton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 40 (64.52%) HTML
2 39 (62.90%) CSS
3 38 (61.29%) JavaScript
4 32 (51.61%) PHP
5 25 (40.32%) UNIX
6 21 (33.87%) E-Learning
7 20 (32.26%) .NET
8 19 (30.65%) Git (software)
8 19 (30.65%) Sass
9 18 (29.03%) Moodle
9 18 (29.03%) LDAP
10 16 (25.81%) C#
10 16 (25.81%) GitHub
11 14 (22.58%) TDD
12 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (20.97%) SQL
12 13 (20.97%) MySQL
13 12 (19.35%) Visual Studio
14 11 (17.74%) Ajax
14 11 (17.74%) HTML5
14 11 (17.74%) BDD
14 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
14 11 (17.74%) User Experience
15 10 (16.13%) DevOps
15 10 (16.13%) Mobile App
16 9 (14.52%) OO
16 9 (14.52%) PHP5
16 9 (14.52%) ReSharper
16 9 (14.52%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (14.52%) CSS3

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 18 (29.03%) Moodle
2 7 (11.29%) ExpressionEngine
3 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) DNN
5 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Project
1 2 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.81%) GitHub
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.03%) LDAP
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) MySQL
2 8 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.29%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.61%) DB2
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (30.65%) Git (software)
2 12 (19.35%) Visual Studio
3 9 (14.52%) ReSharper
4 7 (11.29%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.61%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (1.61%) JUnit
5 1 (1.61%) Selenium
5 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.61%) JMeter
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Multimedia
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (70.97%) Developer
2 20 (32.26%) PHP Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Web Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Lead Developer
5 7 (11.29%) C# Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Lead Web Developer
6 5 (8.06%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Chief Technology Officer
7 4 (6.45%) IT Director
7 4 (6.45%) Data Scientist
8 3 (4.84%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Testing Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Head of Testing
8 3 (4.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Junior C# Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Quality Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Junior
9 2 (3.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (64.52%) HTML
2 39 (62.90%) CSS
3 20 (32.26%) .NET
4 19 (30.65%) Sass
5 11 (17.74%) Ajax
5 11 (17.74%) HTML5
6 9 (14.52%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (14.52%) CSS3
7 8 (12.90%) Laravel
7 8 (12.90%) Symfony
7 8 (12.90%) CodeIgniter
8 7 (11.29%) RESTful
9 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET
9 6 (9.68%) Web Services
9 6 (9.68%) XML
10 5 (8.06%) XSLT
10 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
11 4 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (4.84%) jQuery
12 3 (4.84%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.87%) E-Learning
2 11 (17.74%) User Experience
3 10 (16.13%) Mobile App
4 5 (8.06%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.84%) Learning Management System
7 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.32%) UNIX
2 4 (6.45%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) TDD
2 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
3 11 (17.74%) BDD
4 10 (16.13%) DevOps
5 9 (14.52%) OO
6 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
6 7 (11.29%) Automated Testing
6 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.68%) Content Management
8 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.45%) Line Management
9 4 (6.45%) Manual Testing
10 3 (4.84%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.84%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.84%) Project Management
10 3 (4.84%) Change Management
11 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 38 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 32 (51.61%) PHP
3 16 (25.81%) C#
4 13 (20.97%) SQL
5 9 (14.52%) PHP5
6 6 (9.68%) Python
7 5 (8.06%) R
7 5 (8.06%) VB.NET
8 4 (6.45%) Java
8 4 (6.45%) VB
8 4 (6.45%) F#
9 1 (1.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) PMP
1 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
2 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Puppet
1 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe
2 1 (1.61%) HP
2 1 (1.61%) OpenText
2 1 (1.61%) RedDot
2 1 (1.61%) Google
2 1 (1.61%) Zend
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