The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - 28 31
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - 2.82% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.67% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 109 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 70.25% 76.76% 76.35%
Number of salaries quoted 73 101 101
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £57,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Open Source
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Colchester

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Swing
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Gradle

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Swing
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
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