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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 73 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 18 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.18% 4.03% 4.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 4.61% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 24
Average salary £45,500 £39,274 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% +26.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £25,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
714 803 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 86.65% 87.47% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 620 694 476
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Brighton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 35 (63.64%) HTML
2 34 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (47.27%) CSS
4 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 22 (40.00%) TDD
6 20 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 20 (36.36%) HTML5
6 20 (36.36%) Functional Testing
7 19 (34.55%) Software Engineering
7 19 (34.55%) MySQL
8 18 (32.73%) PHP
8 18 (32.73%) BDD
9 16 (29.09%) Relational Database
10 15 (27.27%) DevOps
11 14 (25.45%) NoSQL
11 14 (25.45%) Laravel
11 14 (25.45%) OO
11 14 (25.45%) Symfony
11 14 (25.45%) CodeIgniter
12 13 (23.64%) Unix
12 13 (23.64%) Visual Studio
12 13 (23.64%) Data Modelling
12 13 (23.64%) RDBMS
12 13 (23.64%) PHPUnit
12 13 (23.64%) RESTful
12 13 (23.64%) ExpressionEngine
13 12 (21.82%) QA
14 11 (20.00%) Web Services
14 11 (20.00%) Java
14 11 (20.00%) CSS3

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (23.64%) ExpressionEngine
2 9 (16.36%) IIS
3 5 (9.09%) CMS
3 5 (9.09%) Drupal
4 4 (7.27%) Moodle
4 4 (7.27%) WordPress
5 2 (3.64%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
1 3 (5.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) DNS
1 1 (1.82%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (34.55%) MySQL
2 16 (29.09%) Relational Database
3 14 (25.45%) NoSQL
4 13 (23.64%) RDBMS
5 9 (16.36%) DB2
6 3 (5.45%) Big Data
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) PHPUnit
1 13 (23.64%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.55%) Selenium
2 8 (14.55%) WebDriver
3 7 (12.73%) Eclipse
3 7 (12.73%) JMeter
3 7 (12.73%) JUnit
3 7 (12.73%) LoadRunner
3 7 (12.73%) ReSharper
3 7 (12.73%) Selenium IDE
4 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 5 (9.09%) Maven
5 4 (7.27%) Ant
6 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.45%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.64%) Hudson
General
1 4 (7.27%) Marketing
2 3 (5.45%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.82%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Lead Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Lead Web Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Web Developer
3 7 (12.73%) QA Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Quality Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Software QA Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Software Quality Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Head of Engineering
5 4 (7.27%) Head of Software Engineering
5 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Digital Agile Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Head of Development
6 3 (5.45%) Head of Software Development
6 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (63.64%) HTML
2 26 (47.27%) CSS
3 20 (36.36%) HTML5
4 14 (25.45%) CodeIgniter
4 14 (25.45%) Laravel
4 14 (25.45%) Symfony
5 13 (23.64%) RESTful
6 11 (20.00%) CSS3
6 11 (20.00%) Web Services
7 8 (14.55%) .NET
7 8 (14.55%) Ajax
8 7 (12.73%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (12.73%) XML
9 3 (5.45%) LAMP
9 3 (5.45%) Spring
10 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.64%) J2EE
10 2 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.82%) CakePHP
11 1 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
1 9 (16.36%) Social Media
1 9 (16.36%) User Experience
2 7 (12.73%) Mainframe
2 7 (12.73%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.27%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Unix
2 7 (12.73%) Android
2 7 (12.73%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.27%) Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Windows
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.00%) TDD
3 20 (36.36%) Functional Testing
3 20 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 19 (34.55%) Software Engineering
5 18 (32.73%) BDD
6 15 (27.27%) DevOps
7 14 (25.45%) OO
8 13 (23.64%) Data Modelling
9 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
10 9 (16.36%) Front End Development
11 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (14.55%) Manual Testing
11 8 (14.55%) SDLC
12 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing
12 7 (12.73%) Compatibility Testing
12 7 (12.73%) Integration Testing
12 7 (12.73%) RAD
12 7 (12.73%) Regression Testing
12 7 (12.73%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 18 (32.73%) PHP
3 11 (20.00%) Java
4 8 (14.55%) C#
5 7 (12.73%) COBOL
5 7 (12.73%) SQL
6 3 (5.45%) Python
7 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.64%) C
7 2 (3.64%) C++
7 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.64%) Ruby
8 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.82%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) ISEB
2 7 (12.73%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.45%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.64%) Nagios
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) HP
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) Zend
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