The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 57 106 99
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 67 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.69% 0.62% 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.20% 1.67% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 46 8 12
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
598 599 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 32.95% 37.00% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 445 507 435
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
South West

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 Miscellaneous 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 28 July 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Bristol

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 74 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (35.71%) Java
3 41 (26.62%) HTML
4 38 (24.68%) Degree
5 36 (23.38%) Test Automation
5 36 (23.38%) Linux
6 33 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 33 (21.43%) JUnit
7 31 (20.13%) Computer Science
8 30 (19.48%) WebDriver
9 29 (18.83%) Python
10 28 (18.18%) MySQL
11 27 (17.53%) Bash Shell
12 25 (16.23%) Waterfall
12 25 (16.23%) CSS
12 25 (16.23%) Web Services
12 25 (16.23%) V-Model
13 23 (14.94%) .NET
13 23 (14.94%) Selenium
13 23 (14.94%) HTML5
14 22 (14.29%) TDD
14 22 (14.29%) Software Engineering
15 21 (13.64%) SQL
15 21 (13.64%) OO
16 20 (12.99%) Scrum
16 20 (12.99%) jQuery
17 19 (12.34%) Identity Management
17 19 (12.34%) PHP
18 18 (11.69%) Internet
18 18 (11.69%) GIS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 15 (9.74%) Apache
2 13 (8.44%) CMS
3 12 (7.79%) Drupal
4 11 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.90%) nginx
6 5 (3.25%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (3.25%) Joomla!
6 5 (3.25%) Alfresco
6 5 (3.25%) WordPress
7 4 (2.60%) Oracle Spatial
7 4 (2.60%) ArcGIS
7 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.95%) Node.js
9 2 (1.30%) Kentico
10 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.65%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.65%) DNN
10 1 (0.65%) Zimbra
10 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.49%) SaaS
2 8 (5.19%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (5.19%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.69%) Internet
2 14 (9.09%) HTTP
3 13 (8.44%) iSCSI
3 13 (8.44%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (7.79%) LDAP
5 8 (5.19%) VoIP
5 8 (5.19%) WAN
5 8 (5.19%) IPv4
5 8 (5.19%) IPv6
6 5 (3.25%) SAN
7 3 (1.95%) X.509
8 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.65%) VPN
8 1 (0.65%) Firewall
8 1 (0.65%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.18%) MySQL
2 15 (9.74%) Big Data
3 10 (6.49%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.84%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.55%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.25%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.25%) DB2
8 3 (1.95%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.30%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.30%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.30%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.65%) Redis
10 1 (0.65%) Riak
Development Applications
1 33 (21.43%) JUnit
2 30 (19.48%) WebDriver
3 23 (14.94%) Selenium
4 13 (8.44%) Git (software)
5 12 (7.79%) Maven
5 12 (7.79%) Subversion
6 10 (6.49%) FitNesse
7 7 (4.55%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.55%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.90%) TestNG
8 6 (3.90%) WATIR
9 5 (3.25%) Apache Ivy
9 5 (3.25%) Ant
10 4 (2.60%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.30%) JMeter
12 1 (0.65%) Hudson
12 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (0.65%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (11.04%) Finance
2 7 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.55%) Advertising
3 3 (1.95%) Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Electronics
4 1 (0.65%) Automotive
4 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (39.61%) Developer
2 24 (15.58%) Java Developer
3 20 (12.99%) Test Leader
4 18 (11.69%) .NET Developer
4 18 (11.69%) PHP Developer
5 12 (7.79%) Administrator
5 12 (7.79%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (7.79%) Architect
6 11 (7.14%) Analyst
6 11 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 10 (6.49%) Software Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) IT Support
8 8 (5.19%) IT Support Specialist
8 8 (5.19%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.19%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.19%) Support Specialist
8 8 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (4.55%) Programmer
9 7 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (26.62%) HTML
2 25 (16.23%) CSS
2 25 (16.23%) Web Services
3 23 (14.94%) .NET
3 23 (14.94%) HTML5
4 20 (12.99%) jQuery
5 15 (9.74%) SOAP
6 14 (9.09%) Spring
6 14 (9.09%) LAMP
7 12 (7.79%) Java EE
8 11 (7.14%) Symfony
9 9 (5.84%) Hibernate
9 9 (5.84%) XHTML
10 8 (5.19%) J2EE
10 8 (5.19%) XML
10 8 (5.19%) Middleware
11 7 (4.55%) Yii
11 7 (4.55%) ASP.NET
12 6 (3.90%) REST
12 6 (3.90%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.13%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.69%) GIS
3 15 (9.74%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (6.49%) Xbox
5 9 (5.84%) W3C
6 8 (5.19%) Mobile App
7 7 (4.55%) Web 2.0
8 5 (3.25%) RIA
9 3 (1.95%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.30%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.30%) Wiki
11 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.65%) Clustering
11 1 (0.65%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.65%) DTV
11 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.38%) Linux
2 17 (11.04%) UNIX
3 13 (8.44%) Solaris
4 11 (7.14%) Windows
5 9 (5.84%) Android
6 8 (5.19%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.25%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.25%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.65%) Fedora
8 1 (0.65%) Debian
8 1 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.65%) CentOS
8 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (23.38%) Test Automation
3 25 (16.23%) Waterfall
3 25 (16.23%) V-Model
4 22 (14.29%) TDD
4 22 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 21 (13.64%) OO
6 20 (12.99%) Scrum
7 19 (12.34%) Identity Management
8 18 (11.69%) Web Development
9 13 (8.44%) Automated Testing
10 12 (7.79%) OOP
10 12 (7.79%) Configuration Management
11 9 (5.84%) MVC
11 9 (5.84%) Business Analysis
12 8 (5.19%) Unit Testing
12 8 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.19%) UML
13 7 (4.55%) Software Testing
13 7 (4.55%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (35.71%) Java
2 33 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 29 (18.83%) Python
4 27 (17.53%) Bash Shell
5 21 (13.64%) SQL
6 19 (12.34%) PHP
7 16 (10.39%) C#
8 13 (8.44%) Ruby
9 7 (4.55%) Perl
9 7 (4.55%) PHP5
10 1 (0.65%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (24.68%) Degree
2 18 (11.69%) SC Cleared
2 18 (11.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.30%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.30%) ISEB
4 1 (0.65%) CCIE
4 1 (0.65%) CCNP
4 1 (0.65%) CCNA
4 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.65%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.74%) QA
System Software
1 12 (7.79%) GPFS
2 9 (5.84%) Samba
2 9 (5.84%) NFS
3 8 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.19%) Xen
4 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.65%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (5.19%) Bcfg2
2 2 (1.30%) Nagios
2 2 (1.30%) logstash
3 1 (0.65%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.65%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.65%) YUM
3 1 (0.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.65%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.65%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (11.69%) ESRI
2 12 (7.79%) Oracle
3 10 (6.49%) Google
3 10 (6.49%) Facebook
4 9 (5.84%) VMware
5 8 (5.19%) Zend
6 6 (3.90%) JBoss
7 5 (3.25%) Adobe
8 4 (2.60%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.95%) Cognos
9 3 (1.95%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.30%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.65%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.65%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.65%) Splunk
11 1 (0.65%) Cisco
11 1 (0.65%) Juniper
11 1 (0.65%) SAP
11 1 (0.65%) Scalix
Bristol, Avon
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Kainos Software
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago