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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 59 62 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.24% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.80% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
132 125 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 31.21% 31.41% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 108 107 195
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £60,000 £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 20 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) WatiN
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 8 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 7 (87.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) WatiN
1 8 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
2 7 (87.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL