The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 59 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.99% 1.11% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.30% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
Open Source
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
356 308 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 88.12% 85.56% 81.10%
Number of salaries quoted 294 277 233
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Open Source
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 9 (60.00%) Java
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (53.33%) Scala
2 8 (53.33%) OpenCL
2 8 (53.33%) Ruby
2 8 (53.33%) VHDL
2 8 (53.33%) Perl
2 8 (53.33%) Mac OS X
2 8 (53.33%) C
2 8 (53.33%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) JIRA
4 6 (40.00%) Atlassian
4 6 (40.00%) Big Data
4 6 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (40.00%) Confluence
5 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (33.33%) Kafka
5 5 (33.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (33.33%) Neo4j
5 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) OOP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) Confluence
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (26.67%) CMS
3 4 (26.67%) Drupal
3 4 (26.67%) WordPress
4 2 (13.33%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Big Data
1 6 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (33.33%) Neo4j
3 4 (26.67%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) CMS Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Data Scientist
2 4 (26.67%) Drupal Developer
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL Developer
2 4 (26.67%) PHP Developer
2 4 (26.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 4 (26.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 4 (26.67%) WordPress Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Moodle Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) OpenCL
2 5 (33.33%) Kafka
2 5 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
3 4 (26.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (53.33%) VHDL
2 5 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 5 (33.33%) Internet of Things
2 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (13.33%) VLE
4 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
1 8 (53.33%) Mac OS X
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) OOP
3 5 (33.33%) Open Source Development
4 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) C
2 8 (53.33%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) Perl
2 8 (53.33%) Ruby
2 8 (53.33%) Scala
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Atlassian
2 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle