The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 50 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 8 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.74% 1.50% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.00% 5.47% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 2
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Open Source
West Sussex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
160 128 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 34.71% 27.47% 36.32%
Number of salaries quoted 123 111 167
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £25,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Open Source
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Crawley

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) WPF
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) WatiN
2 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
2 8 (88.89%) SoapUI
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
3 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
3 7 (77.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) JSP
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) JSON

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
1 8 (88.89%) WatiN
1 8 (88.89%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) WPF
2 7 (77.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) JSP
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) WinForms
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
3 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java