The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 62 34 53
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +19
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 76 113 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.10% 5.58% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 6.55% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 63 101 61
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1653 1726 1777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 89.21% 85.23% 87.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1442 1416
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Open Source
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Bristol

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Bristol

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

1 107 (68.15%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (65.61%) Java
3 89 (56.69%) Degree
4 86 (54.78%) JavaScript
5 71 (45.22%) Software Engineering
6 68 (43.31%) HTML
7 57 (36.31%) C#
8 56 (35.67%) .NET
8 56 (35.67%) HTML5
9 53 (33.76%) Computer Science
10 52 (33.12%) SDLC
11 48 (30.57%) OO
12 44 (28.03%) Web Development
13 43 (27.39%) CSS
14 42 (26.75%) Spring
15 41 (26.11%) React
16 40 (25.48%) AngularJS
17 37 (23.57%) MongoDB
18 35 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
18 35 (22.29%) UML
19 34 (21.66%) XML
19 34 (21.66%) Subversion
20 33 (21.02%) Backbone.js
21 32 (20.38%) Hibernate
22 31 (19.75%) QA
23 30 (19.11%) Maven
23 30 (19.11%) Apple iOS
24 29 (18.47%) Android
24 29 (18.47%) Product Management
24 29 (18.47%) Mobile Development

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 28 (17.83%) Node.js
2 22 (14.01%) Alfresco
2 22 (14.01%) Joomla!
3 18 (11.46%) Tomcat
4 16 (10.19%) OpenStack
5 11 (7.01%) Apache Spark
6 9 (5.73%) Apache Solr
6 9 (5.73%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (5.73%) JBoss
7 8 (5.10%) WebLogic
7 8 (5.10%) WebSphere
8 7 (4.46%) CMS
8 7 (4.46%) Jetty
9 5 (3.18%) Apache
10 4 (2.55%) Apache Pig
10 4 (2.55%) Confluence
10 4 (2.55%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.91%) Kentico
11 3 (1.91%) Sitefinity
11 3 (1.91%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.27%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.82%) SaaS
4 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.27%) GitHub
4 2 (1.27%) Responsys
5 1 (0.64%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 28 (17.83%) Internet
2 11 (7.01%) HTTP
3 5 (3.18%) SSL
4 1 (0.64%) Intranet
4 1 (0.64%) NGN
4 1 (0.64%) OpenFlow
4 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (23.57%) MongoDB
2 26 (16.56%) MySQL
3 24 (15.29%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (15.29%) SQL Server
4 22 (14.01%) NoSQL
5 17 (10.83%) Big Data
6 14 (8.92%) Hadoop
7 12 (7.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (5.73%) Relational Database
9 7 (4.46%) Couchbase
9 7 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (4.46%) Redis
9 7 (4.46%) Riak
10 5 (3.18%) HBase
10 5 (3.18%) SQLite
11 4 (2.55%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.91%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.64%) MS Access
13 1 (0.64%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 34 (21.66%) Subversion
2 30 (19.11%) Maven
3 24 (15.29%) Ant
3 24 (15.29%) Apache Ivy
4 13 (8.28%) JUnit
5 11 (7.01%) Eclipse
6 7 (4.46%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.18%) JIRA
7 5 (3.18%) JMeter
8 3 (1.91%) Artifactory
8 3 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.91%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.91%) Selenium
8 3 (1.91%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (1.91%) TestComplete
9 2 (1.27%) TestNG
10 1 (0.64%) Apache Continuum
10 1 (0.64%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.64%) Hudson
General
1 27 (17.20%) Telecoms
2 25 (15.92%) Banking
3 20 (12.74%) Finance
4 16 (10.19%) Games
5 8 (5.10%) Retail
6 6 (3.82%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.91%) Marketing
8 2 (1.27%) French Language
8 2 (1.27%) German Language
9 1 (0.64%) Electronics
9 1 (0.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 87 (55.41%) Developer
2 40 (25.48%) Java Developer
3 27 (17.20%) Test Engineer
4 24 (15.29%) C# Developer
4 24 (15.29%) Java Engineer
5 21 (13.38%) QA Engineer
5 21 (13.38%) QA Test Engineer
6 19 (12.10%) Web Developer
7 18 (11.46%) Software Engineer
8 14 (8.92%) Team Leader
9 12 (7.64%) Senior Developer
10 11 (7.01%) Development Team Leader
11 10 (6.37%) .NET Developer
11 10 (6.37%) Applications Developer
11 10 (6.37%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 10 (6.37%) Java Software Developer
11 10 (6.37%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (5.73%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (5.73%) Java Applications Developer
12 9 (5.73%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (43.31%) HTML
2 56 (35.67%) .NET
2 56 (35.67%) HTML5
3 43 (27.39%) CSS
4 42 (26.75%) Spring
5 41 (26.11%) React
6 40 (25.48%) AngularJS
7 34 (21.66%) XML
8 33 (21.02%) Backbone.js
9 32 (20.38%) Hibernate
10 28 (17.83%) Web Services
11 24 (15.29%) XHTML
12 23 (14.65%) SOAP
13 22 (14.01%) Dojo
13 22 (14.01%) WSDL
14 21 (13.38%) Apache Flex
14 21 (13.38%) JPA
14 21 (13.38%) Spring MVC
14 21 (13.38%) Spring Web Flow
15 13 (8.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 53 (33.76%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.46%) RIA
3 14 (8.92%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (5.10%) Digital Media
5 6 (3.82%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.82%) W3C
6 5 (3.18%) Internet of Things
6 5 (3.18%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.55%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.64%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.64%) User Experience
8 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.11%) Apple iOS
2 29 (18.47%) Android
3 25 (15.92%) Linux
4 12 (7.64%) Unix
5 8 (5.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (68.15%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (45.22%) Software Engineering
3 52 (33.12%) SDLC
4 48 (30.57%) OO
5 44 (28.03%) Web Development
6 35 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (22.29%) UML
7 29 (18.47%) Mobile Development
7 29 (18.47%) Product Management
8 28 (17.83%) TDD
9 27 (17.20%) MVC
10 26 (16.56%) Test Automation
11 23 (14.65%) iOS Development
12 22 (14.01%) Android Development
13 19 (12.10%) Scrum
14 16 (10.19%) Automated Testing
14 16 (10.19%) Web Application Development
15 15 (9.55%) DevOps
16 14 (8.92%) Unit Testing
17 13 (8.28%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 103 (65.61%) Java
2 86 (54.78%) JavaScript
3 57 (36.31%) C#
4 16 (10.19%) Python
4 16 (10.19%) SQL
5 14 (8.92%) C++
6 13 (8.28%) Perl
7 11 (7.01%) PHP
8 8 (5.10%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.46%) Go
10 6 (3.82%) Ruby
11 4 (2.55%) R
12 3 (1.91%) C
12 3 (1.91%) XPath
13 1 (0.64%) Delphi
13 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.64%) Pascal
13 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 89 (56.69%) Degree
2 22 (14.01%) SC Cleared
2 22 (14.01%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (19.75%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 3 (1.91%) Docker
1 3 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (5.10%) Ansible
2 7 (4.46%) Kibana
2 7 (4.46%) logstash
2 7 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.46%) Puppet
2 7 (4.46%) Salt
3 1 (0.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (14.01%) Oracle
2 21 (13.38%) Adobe
3 15 (9.55%) Google
4 14 (8.92%) Facebook
5 7 (4.46%) ForgeRock
6 5 (3.18%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.55%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.55%) VMware
8 3 (1.91%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.27%) EPiServer
9 2 (1.27%) Toshiba
10 1 (0.64%) Citrix
10 1 (0.64%) IBM
10 1 (0.64%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.64%) SAP
10 1 (0.64%) WSO2
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