The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 17 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.47% 8.44% 3.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% 13.04% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 12
Average salary £70,000 £110,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Open Source
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38 207 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 55.88% 64.69% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 27 183 116
Average salary £60,000 £90,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Open Source
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Open Source
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Zachman Framework
1 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
1 3 (75.00%) Java EE
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Management
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
1 3 (75.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Zachman Framework
1 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Management
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft