The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Dartford region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 24 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 4.17% 2.44% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.00% 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 41.67% 31.71% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 18
Average salary £50,000 £31,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
Kent

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Open Source
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Dartford

Open Source
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree