The 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 54 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 35 31 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.89% 4.38% 4.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.71% 11.11% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 34
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
Open Source
East Sussex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
299 279 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 33.26% 39.41% 43.52%
Number of salaries quoted 225 225 327
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Brighton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 50 (69.44%) Linux
2 29 (40.28%) MySQL
3 28 (38.89%) HTML
3 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (34.72%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
4 25 (34.72%) CSS
5 21 (29.17%) OO
6 19 (26.39%) LAMP
7 18 (25.00%) Ubuntu
7 18 (25.00%) Windows
7 18 (25.00%) SQL
8 17 (23.61%) PHP
8 17 (23.61%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (22.22%) UNIX
10 15 (20.83%) Python
10 15 (20.83%) HTML5
11 14 (19.44%) CSS3
11 14 (19.44%) Relational Database
12 13 (18.06%) SaaS
12 13 (18.06%) Degree
12 13 (18.06%) Configuration Management
12 13 (18.06%) .NET
13 12 (16.67%) Perl
13 12 (16.67%) Java
13 12 (16.67%) C#
13 12 (16.67%) Web Services
13 12 (16.67%) RDBMS
13 12 (16.67%) Ruby
13 12 (16.67%) Ajax

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (16.67%) Node.js
2 10 (13.89%) IIS
3 9 (12.50%) CMS
4 8 (11.11%) WordPress
4 8 (11.11%) OpenStack
4 8 (11.11%) TYPO3
5 5 (6.94%) Drupal
5 5 (6.94%) Apache
6 4 (5.56%) nginx
6 4 (5.56%) Moodle
7 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.39%) JBoss
8 1 (1.39%) Jetty
8 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.06%) SaaS
2 8 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) HTTP
1 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.11%) VoIP
2 8 (11.11%) SMTP
3 4 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 4 (5.56%) InfiniBand
4 1 (1.39%) FTP
4 1 (1.39%) DHCP
4 1 (1.39%) DNS
4 1 (1.39%) Intranet
4 1 (1.39%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (40.28%) MySQL
2 25 (34.72%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (19.44%) Relational Database
4 12 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 7 (9.72%) Big Data
7 4 (5.56%) HBase
8 1 (1.39%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.39%) ReSharper
General
1 8 (11.11%) Marketing
2 7 (9.72%) Front Office
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (38.89%) Developer
2 23 (31.94%) Administrator
3 15 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (20.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 15 (20.83%) Linux Administrator
4 12 (16.67%) LAMP Developer
5 11 (15.28%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) Web Developer
7 9 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
7 9 (12.50%) DBA
7 9 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 9 (12.50%) SQL DBA
8 8 (11.11%) Server Administrator
8 8 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
9 7 (9.72%) Development Manager
9 7 (9.72%) IT Development Manager
10 6 (8.33%) .NET Developer
11 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
11 5 (6.94%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.89%) HTML
2 25 (34.72%) CSS
3 19 (26.39%) LAMP
4 15 (20.83%) HTML5
5 14 (19.44%) CSS3
6 13 (18.06%) .NET
7 12 (16.67%) Web Services
7 12 (16.67%) Ajax
8 10 (13.89%) jQuery
9 9 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 8 (11.11%) J2EE
10 8 (11.11%) Backbone.js
11 7 (9.72%) Grails
11 7 (9.72%) DHTML
11 7 (9.72%) Velocity
12 4 (5.56%) XML
12 4 (5.56%) XSLT
12 4 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.50%) Replication
2 9 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 8 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 8 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.56%) Social Media
5 3 (4.17%) Learning Management System
5 3 (4.17%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.78%) User Experience
6 2 (2.78%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.39%) Social Network
7 1 (1.39%) iPhone
7 1 (1.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 50 (69.44%) Linux
2 18 (25.00%) Windows
2 18 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 16 (22.22%) UNIX
4 10 (13.89%) Debian
5 8 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 8 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) OO
3 17 (23.61%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (18.06%) Configuration Management
5 12 (16.67%) TDD
6 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering
7 10 (13.89%) Unit Testing
7 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (13.89%) Analytics
8 9 (12.50%) MVC
8 9 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (11.11%) Workflow
10 7 (9.72%) Scrum
10 7 (9.72%) Regression Testing
10 7 (9.72%) Resource Management
10 7 (9.72%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (9.72%) Web Development
11 6 (8.33%) Automated Testing
11 6 (8.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
2 18 (25.00%) SQL
3 17 (23.61%) PHP
4 15 (20.83%) Python
5 12 (16.67%) Ruby
5 12 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 12 (16.67%) Perl
5 12 (16.67%) C#
5 12 (16.67%) Java
6 9 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 7 (9.72%) Groovy
8 4 (5.56%) C
9 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.39%) Delphi
10 1 (1.39%) PHP5
10 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (18.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) VirtualBox
1 8 (11.11%) KVM
1 8 (11.11%) LXC
2 4 (5.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Capistrano
1 8 (11.11%) Vagrant
2 4 (5.56%) Graphite
2 4 (5.56%) Puppet
2 4 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.39%) Adobe
2 1 (1.39%) Apple
2 1 (1.39%) Open Text
2 1 (1.39%) RedDot
2 1 (1.39%) Google
2 1 (1.39%) DevExpress
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