The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 27 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 9 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.62% - 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% - 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £26,041 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Open Source
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
175 194 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 89.74% 74.62% 84.77%
Number of salaries quoted 103 137 157
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Open Source
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Chester

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Chester region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Chester

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 7 (63.64%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) IIS
3 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 5 (45.45%) Clustering
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Big Data
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (27.27%) ETL
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (27.27%) Talend
6 2 (18.18%) Route 53
6 2 (18.18%) Vertica
6 2 (18.18%) Tableau
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) JVM Tuning
6 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (45.45%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) Jetty
2 2 (18.18%) nginx
3 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
1 2 (18.18%) PaaS
1 2 (18.18%) Route 53
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
1 7 (63.64%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (36.36%) Big Data
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) OLAP
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) VLDB
4 1 (9.09%) DataStage
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 2 (18.18%) Hudson
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) CentOS
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) JVM Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) R
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Talend
3 2 (18.18%) RightScale
3 2 (18.18%) Tableau
3 2 (18.18%) Vertica
3 2 (18.18%) Informatica
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) Ab Initio
4 1 (9.09%) Dundas
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