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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 73 90 105
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 14 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.39% 2.08% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 2.33% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 25
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £26,041 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,658 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +5.88%
Open Source
North 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 Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
858 1548 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.03% 89.64% 85.92%
Number of salaries quoted 745 1214 1187
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Cheshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

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

Open Source Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +15 8 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Chester 0 2 £26,750 -21.32%
Knutsford +16 1 - -
Open Source
North West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) Linux
3 16 (34.04%) DevOps
4 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
5 14 (29.79%) Java
6 12 (25.53%) Web Development
7 11 (23.40%) .NET
8 9 (19.15%) TDD
9 8 (17.02%) PHP
9 8 (17.02%) Windows
9 8 (17.02%) Python
9 8 (17.02%) Cisco
9 8 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
10 7 (14.89%) Degree
10 7 (14.89%) Django
10 7 (14.89%) RESTful
10 7 (14.89%) Juniper
10 7 (14.89%) CCNA
10 7 (14.89%) CCIE
10 7 (14.89%) LAN
10 7 (14.89%) WAN
10 7 (14.89%) SQL
10 7 (14.89%) HTML
10 7 (14.89%) CSS
10 7 (14.89%) Firewall
11 6 (12.77%) Banking
11 6 (12.77%) Spring
11 6 (12.77%) MySQL
11 6 (12.77%) SQL Server

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (12.77%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.51%) CMS
3 3 (6.38%) Apache
3 3 (6.38%) ColdFusion
3 3 (6.38%) Drupal
3 3 (6.38%) Joomla!
3 3 (6.38%) WordPress
4 1 (2.13%) Flash Media Server
4 1 (2.13%) Mule
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) GitHub
3 2 (4.26%) Office 365
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) Firewall
1 7 (14.89%) LAN
1 7 (14.89%) WAN
2 6 (12.77%) Wireshark
3 3 (6.38%) Intranet
3 3 (6.38%) VPN
4 2 (4.26%) BIG-IP
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) MySQL
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) Data Mining
3 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) Big Data
5 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.13%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.13%) Hazelcast
6 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Metasploit
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) GitLab
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.13%) git-flow
4 1 (2.13%) Hudson
4 1 (2.13%) Maven
4 1 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.13%) Selenium
4 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.13%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (12.77%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
3 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Python Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Network Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Cisco Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Network Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Network Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) .NET
2 7 (14.89%) CSS
2 7 (14.89%) Django
2 7 (14.89%) HTML
2 7 (14.89%) RESTful
3 6 (12.77%) JPA
3 6 (12.77%) JSON
3 6 (12.77%) Spring
3 6 (12.77%) Web Services
4 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
4 5 (10.64%) HTML5
4 5 (10.64%) jQuery
5 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.38%) J2EE
5 3 (6.38%) Java EE
5 3 (6.38%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (4.26%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (4.26%) LAMP
6 2 (4.26%) SOAP
6 2 (4.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.77%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (8.51%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Unix
4 3 (6.38%) Android
4 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) DevOps
3 12 (25.53%) Web Development
4 9 (19.15%) TDD
5 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.64%) OOP
5 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.51%) CRM
6 4 (8.51%) Information Management
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL
6 4 (8.51%) MVC
6 4 (8.51%) Scrum
6 4 (8.51%) SOA
7 3 (6.38%) Auto-Scaling
7 3 (6.38%) BDD
7 3 (6.38%) SDLC
7 3 (6.38%) SEO
7 3 (6.38%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
2 14 (29.79%) Java
3 8 (17.02%) PHP
3 8 (17.02%) Python
4 7 (14.89%) SQL
5 3 (6.38%) C#
5 3 (6.38%) PHP 5
5 3 (6.38%) Ruby
6 2 (4.26%) R
7 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.89%) CCIE
2 7 (14.89%) CCNA
2 7 (14.89%) Degree
3 6 (12.77%) CCNP
3 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) CISSP
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) COBIT
2 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Rundeck
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Cisco
2 7 (14.89%) Juniper
3 6 (12.77%) CheckPoint
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.77%) Palo Alto
4 3 (6.38%) Facebook
4 3 (6.38%) Google
4 3 (6.38%) IBM
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) Twitter
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
5 2 (4.26%) Cognizant
5 2 (4.26%) F5
5 2 (4.26%) Tableau
5 2 (4.26%) Talend
5 2 (4.26%) Vertica
6 1 (2.13%) Adobe
6 1 (2.13%) webMethods
6 1 (2.13%) WSO2
6 1 (2.13%) Zend
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago