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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 53 64 104
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +40
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 95 54 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.96% 3.03% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.62% 3.49% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 63 36 9
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 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1691 1546 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.35% 86.61% 84.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1462 1217 1166
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Bristol

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (55.44%) Java
2 102 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (48.19%) Software Engineering
4 72 (37.31%) Degree
5 58 (30.05%) JavaScript
6 51 (26.42%) Linux
7 49 (25.39%) TDD
8 44 (22.80%) Test Automation
8 44 (22.80%) Oracle
8 44 (22.80%) Python
9 41 (21.24%) Tomcat
9 41 (21.24%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (18.65%) QA
11 35 (18.13%) Spring
11 35 (18.13%) Hibernate
11 35 (18.13%) Identity Management
12 34 (17.62%) Computer Science
13 33 (17.10%) Puppet
13 33 (17.10%) XML
14 32 (16.58%) Product Management
15 31 (16.06%) CSS
16 30 (15.54%) Configuration Management
16 30 (15.54%) HTML
17 28 (14.51%) UNIX
18 27 (13.99%) VMware
18 27 (13.99%) PostgreSQL
19 26 (13.47%) Scrum
19 26 (13.47%) Web Services
19 26 (13.47%) Git (software)
20 25 (12.95%) JUnit

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 41 (21.24%) Tomcat
2 18 (9.33%) Apache
3 15 (7.77%) Node.js
4 8 (4.15%) WebLogic
5 7 (3.63%) ArcGIS
6 6 (3.11%) Joomla!
6 6 (3.11%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.04%) nginx
7 2 (1.04%) Liferay
7 2 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.04%) ArcSDE
7 2 (1.04%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.04%) JBoss
7 2 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.52%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.52%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.44%) SaaS
2 23 (11.92%) IaaS
3 17 (8.81%) PaaS
4 7 (3.63%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.55%) GitHub
5 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.81%) HTTP
2 7 (3.63%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.63%) Internet
3 6 (3.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.99%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (10.36%) SQL Server
3 17 (8.81%) MongoDB
4 16 (8.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 16 (8.29%) Hadoop
5 15 (7.77%) MySQL
6 4 (2.07%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.55%) Big Data
8 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (13.47%) Git (software)
2 25 (12.95%) JUnit
3 22 (11.40%) Subversion
4 18 (9.33%) Maven
5 15 (7.77%) Jenkins
6 13 (6.74%) Eclipse
7 12 (6.22%) TestNG
7 12 (6.22%) Cucumber
8 11 (5.70%) WebDriver
9 10 (5.18%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (3.11%) Apache Ivy
10 6 (3.11%) Ant
11 5 (2.59%) Selenium
12 2 (1.04%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.04%) Grunt
12 2 (1.04%) CasperJS
13 1 (0.52%) Mechanoid
13 1 (0.52%) Robolectric
13 1 (0.52%) Robotium
General
1 12 (6.22%) Advertising
2 11 (5.70%) Finance
3 10 (5.18%) Law
3 10 (5.18%) Banking
4 9 (4.66%) Games
5 8 (4.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (35.75%) Developer
2 43 (22.28%) Software Engineer
3 42 (21.76%) Java Developer
4 31 (16.06%) Test Engineer
5 26 (13.47%) QA Engineer
6 21 (10.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (7.77%) Linux Engineer
8 13 (6.74%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (5.70%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (5.18%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (3.63%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.63%) Architect
11 7 (3.63%) Principal Engineer
11 7 (3.63%) GIS Developer
11 7 (3.63%) Principal Software Engineer
12 6 (3.11%) Lead Software Engineer
12 6 (3.11%) Automation Tester
12 6 (3.11%) Operations Engineer
12 6 (3.11%) Tester
12 6 (3.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (18.13%) Hibernate
1 35 (18.13%) Spring
2 33 (17.10%) XML
3 31 (16.06%) CSS
4 30 (15.54%) HTML
5 26 (13.47%) Web Services
6 23 (11.92%) JSON
7 21 (10.88%) Middleware
8 19 (9.84%) J2EE
8 19 (9.84%) HTML5
9 17 (8.81%) Oracle Fusion
10 16 (8.29%) Twisted
10 16 (8.29%) WebCenter
10 16 (8.29%) MCollective
11 14 (7.25%) AngularJS
11 14 (7.25%) .NET
12 13 (6.74%) XSD
12 13 (6.74%) Java EE
13 10 (5.18%) Grails
13 10 (5.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.62%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.92%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (9.33%) Xbox
4 17 (8.81%) Data Centre
5 12 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (5.18%) User Experience
6 10 (5.18%) GIS
7 7 (3.63%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.63%) Algorithms
8 6 (3.11%) PlayStation
8 6 (3.11%) RIA
9 3 (1.55%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (1.04%) BBC
10 2 (1.04%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.04%) Clustering
10 2 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.52%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 51 (26.42%) Linux
2 28 (14.51%) UNIX
3 19 (9.84%) Apple iOS
4 14 (7.25%) Windows
5 7 (3.63%) Android
6 6 (3.11%) CentOS
6 6 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.11%) Debian
6 6 (3.11%) Fedora
6 6 (3.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (48.19%) Software Engineering
3 49 (25.39%) TDD
4 44 (22.80%) Test Automation
5 41 (21.24%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (18.13%) Identity Management
7 32 (16.58%) Product Management
8 30 (15.54%) Configuration Management
9 26 (13.47%) Scrum
10 23 (11.92%) OO
10 23 (11.92%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (11.92%) Web Application Development
10 23 (11.92%) DevOps
10 23 (11.92%) Mentoring
11 20 (10.36%) SOA
12 17 (8.81%) Service Delivery
13 16 (8.29%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (8.29%) Capacity Planning
13 16 (8.29%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (7.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (55.44%) Java
2 58 (30.05%) JavaScript
3 44 (22.80%) Python
4 24 (12.44%) C++
4 24 (12.44%) Perl
5 20 (10.36%) SQL
6 19 (9.84%) Ruby
7 16 (8.29%) Jython
8 13 (6.74%) Objective-C
9 9 (4.66%) PHP
9 9 (4.66%) Go
10 8 (4.15%) C
11 7 (3.63%) C#
11 7 (3.63%) Scala
12 5 (2.59%) VB
12 5 (2.59%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.07%) Groovy
13 4 (2.07%) Tcl
14 2 (1.04%) VBA
14 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 72 (37.31%) Degree
2 10 (5.18%) SC Cleared
2 10 (5.18%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (18.65%) QA
System Software
1 19 (9.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 16 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.29%) VirtualBox
3 12 (6.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (17.10%) Puppet
2 17 (8.81%) Vagrant
2 17 (8.81%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (8.29%) Oracle Identity Management
4 5 (2.59%) Graphite
5 3 (1.55%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 44 (22.80%) Oracle
2 27 (13.99%) VMware
3 21 (10.88%) Google
4 20 (10.36%) Facebook
5 15 (7.77%) ForgeRock
6 8 (4.15%) ESRI
7 7 (3.63%) Adobe
8 6 (3.11%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.07%) Mapinfo
10 2 (1.04%) Sybase
10 2 (1.04%) Zend
10 2 (1.04%) Hyland
11 1 (0.52%) Microsoft
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Kainos Software
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Pernsion + Superb benefi
Posted: 25 days ago