The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 41 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.40% 1.10% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 1.67% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
213 120 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 85.20% 65.93% 92.94%
Number of salaries quoted 179 107 192
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £27,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Open Source
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Croydon

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) Scala
5 1 (14.29%) CouchDB
5 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (14.29%) DbUnit
5 1 (14.29%) Mockito
5 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Alfresco
5 1 (14.29%) Groovy
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Liferay

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (14.29%) Alfresco
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Liferay
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) CouchDB
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) DbUnit
1 1 (14.29%) jMock
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Mockito
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Scala Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Grails
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Java EE
4 1 (14.29%) jBPM
4 1 (14.29%) PowerMock
4 1 (14.29%) Servlets
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Struts
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Scala
5 1 (14.29%) Groovy
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Croydon, Surrey
Austin Fraser
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