The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 34 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.33% 4.73% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.70% 10.96% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +47.36%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
108 73 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 62.79% 43.20% 49.49%
Number of salaries quoted 54 60 74
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £53,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Open Source
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) Maven
2 5 (45.45%) BDD
2 5 (45.45%) Hudson
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Legal
2 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) MCITP
3 4 (36.36%) MCSE
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) SCVMM
3 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
4 3 (27.27%) Node.js
4 3 (27.27%) GitHub
4 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (27.27%) Apache Solr
1 3 (27.27%) Node.js
1 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Maven
1 5 (45.45%) Hudson
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Graduate Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Graduate
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior QA Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
1 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) Dojo
3 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
3 2 (18.18%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Debian
3 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Extreme Programming
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
3 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) MCSE
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (36.36%) MCITP
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
1 4 (36.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCVMM
2 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) DigitalOcean