The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 71 80 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 9 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.24% 0.47% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.59% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 12
Average salary £52,500 - £43,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 - £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
610 680 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 84.02% 79.81% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 466 536 532
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Open Source
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Dorset

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Dorset

Open Source
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 5 £47,500 - 2
Bournemouth - 4 £67,500 -
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) MySQL
4 7 (43.75%) Spring
5 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 5 (31.25%) Subversion
6 5 (31.25%) QA
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
6 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
6 5 (31.25%) BDD
6 5 (31.25%) Maven
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
6 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) J2EE
6 5 (31.25%) C#
6 5 (31.25%) XHTML
7 4 (25.00%) OO
7 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 4 (25.00%) PHP
7 4 (25.00%) .NET

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (25.00%) Drupal
2 3 (18.75%) WordPress
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) Joomla!
3 2 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) GlassFish
4 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (18.75%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
1 5 (31.25%) Maven
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) DbUnit
2 2 (12.50%) XMLUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 2 (12.50%) Calabash
2 2 (12.50%) eggPlant
2 2 (12.50%) Appium
2 2 (12.50%) HttpUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) Ant
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 2 (12.50%) JMeter
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
4 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Applications Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Test Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) Spring
3 5 (31.25%) XHTML
3 5 (31.25%) J2EE
3 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
3 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) JMS
5 3 (18.75%) Gherkin
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (12.50%) Apache CXF
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Fixed Income
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 1 (6.25%) Photography
3 1 (6.25%) Blog
3 1 (6.25%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) UNIX
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
2 5 (31.25%) BDD
2 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
3 4 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) SOA
4 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
4 3 (18.75%) XML Parsing
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Management
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) PHP
6 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (18.75%) Ruby
7 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Sybase
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
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