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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 64 81 58
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 25 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.01% 2.18% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 2.58% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 13
Average salary £44,000 £49,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.20% +78.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
714 660 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 85.92% 84.51% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 513 585 428
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
Bournemouth +14 22 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Poole +8 3 £38,500 -21.42% 4
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (71.79%) Spring
1 28 (71.79%) Java
2 23 (58.97%) J2EE
2 23 (58.97%) Hibernate
3 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 22 (56.41%) HTML
3 22 (56.41%) CSS
4 21 (53.85%) Relational Database
5 20 (51.28%) TDD
6 19 (48.72%) Maven
6 19 (48.72%) Oracle
6 19 (48.72%) Git (software)
7 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
7 18 (46.15%) SQL
8 16 (41.03%) RDBMS
9 14 (35.90%) Fixed Income
9 14 (35.90%) Shell Script
9 14 (35.90%) JMS
9 14 (35.90%) XML
9 14 (35.90%) Unix
9 14 (35.90%) Sybase
9 14 (35.90%) Multithreading
9 14 (35.90%) Sybase ASE
9 14 (35.90%) XML Parsing
9 14 (35.90%) NoSQL
10 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (30.77%) OO
12 11 (28.21%) MySQL
12 11 (28.21%) Continuous Improvement

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (23.08%) CMS
1 9 (23.08%) Drupal
2 4 (10.26%) Apache
2 4 (10.26%) JBoss
2 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.13%) GlassFish
3 2 (5.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) SaaS
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) Relational Database
2 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 16 (41.03%) RDBMS
4 14 (35.90%) NoSQL
4 14 (35.90%) Sybase ASE
5 11 (28.21%) MySQL
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (48.72%) Git (software)
1 19 (48.72%) Maven
2 9 (23.08%) Subversion
3 5 (12.82%) Ant
3 5 (12.82%) DbUnit
3 5 (12.82%) HttpUnit
3 5 (12.82%) JUnit
3 5 (12.82%) XMLUnit
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
3 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.26%) Retail
5 2 (5.13%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) Java Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Drupal Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (10.26%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (10.26%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Java Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) J2EE Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) Spring
2 23 (58.97%) Hibernate
2 23 (58.97%) J2EE
3 22 (56.41%) CSS
3 22 (56.41%) HTML
4 14 (35.90%) JMS
4 14 (35.90%) XML
5 10 (25.64%) Kafka
6 9 (23.08%) XHTML
7 8 (20.51%) HTML5
8 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
8 5 (12.82%) Apache CXF
8 5 (12.82%) EDI
8 5 (12.82%) LAMP
9 4 (10.26%) .NET
9 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
9 4 (10.26%) Java EE
9 4 (10.26%) jQuery
9 4 (10.26%) Semantic HTML
9 4 (10.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Fixed Income
2 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.82%) Blockchain
3 5 (12.82%) Blog
3 5 (12.82%) Cryptography
3 5 (12.82%) Fintech
4 4 (10.26%) Graphic Design
4 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.26%) Social Network
5 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Unix
2 7 (17.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) TDD
3 14 (35.90%) Multithreading
3 14 (35.90%) XML Parsing
4 12 (30.77%) OO
5 11 (28.21%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (23.08%) API Design
6 9 (23.08%) Scrum
7 8 (20.51%) Content Management
7 8 (20.51%) Web Development
8 5 (12.82%) AOP
8 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
8 5 (12.82%) Line Management
8 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.82%) MVC
8 5 (12.82%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) SDLC
8 5 (12.82%) UML
8 5 (12.82%) Use Case
8 5 (12.82%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) Java
2 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 18 (46.15%) SQL
4 14 (35.90%) Shell Script
5 6 (15.38%) PHP
6 4 (10.26%) C#
6 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Oracle
2 14 (35.90%) Sybase
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.82%) SAP
5 4 (10.26%) Adobe
6 2 (5.13%) Cognizant
6 2 (5.13%) VMware
7 1 (2.56%) Zend
Poole, Dorset
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £44000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Radbroke, Poole, Glasgow, Northampton, London
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago