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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 61 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 11 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.27% 1.77% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 2.12% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 9
Median salary £37,500 £44,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.25% +26.42%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,903 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-0.84% +11.40%
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
394 659 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 81.24% 83.31% 83.50%
Number of salaries quoted 361 496 475
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +25 7 £37,000 -17.77% 3
Blandford Forum - 3 £37,500 - 1
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
1 19 (55.88%) CSS
2 17 (50.00%) HTML
3 16 (47.06%) PHP
4 15 (44.12%) MySQL
4 15 (44.12%) Drupal
5 12 (35.29%) Web Development
5 12 (35.29%) CMS
5 12 (35.29%) OOP
5 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
5 12 (35.29%) WordPress
5 12 (35.29%) Magento
6 10 (29.41%) CakePHP
6 10 (29.41%) Social Media
6 10 (29.41%) Laravel
6 10 (29.41%) MVC
7 9 (26.47%) OO
7 9 (26.47%) CSS3
7 9 (26.47%) HTML5
7 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
8 8 (23.53%) jQuery
8 8 (23.53%) SOAP
8 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 7 (20.59%) Ajax
9 7 (20.59%) Games
9 7 (20.59%) Apache
9 7 (20.59%) Intranet
9 7 (20.59%) REST
9 7 (20.59%) OO PHP
10 6 (17.65%) Defect Tracking

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (44.12%) Drupal
2 12 (35.29%) CMS
2 12 (35.29%) WordPress
3 7 (20.59%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Magento
2 1 (2.94%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Ant
3 1 (2.94%) DbUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Gradle
3 1 (2.94%) HttpUnit
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) XMLUnit
General
1 7 (20.59%) Games
2 6 (17.65%) Electronics
3 5 (14.71%) Finance
4 3 (8.82%) Banking
5 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) PHP Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Web Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Python Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) CMS Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Digital Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) CSS
2 17 (50.00%) HTML
3 10 (29.41%) CakePHP
3 10 (29.41%) Laravel
4 9 (26.47%) CSS3
4 9 (26.47%) HTML5
5 8 (23.53%) jQuery
5 8 (23.53%) SOAP
6 7 (20.59%) Ajax
6 7 (20.59%) REST
7 5 (14.71%) HTML5 Boilerplate
7 5 (14.71%) LAMP
7 5 (14.71%) Web Services
7 5 (14.71%) WebSockets
8 4 (11.76%) RESTful
9 3 (8.82%) Django
9 3 (8.82%) Symfony
10 1 (2.94%) JSP
10 1 (2.94%) Thymeleaf
10 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Social Media
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (8.82%) Blog
4 1 (2.94%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.94%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Embedded Linux
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
1 12 (35.29%) OOP
1 12 (35.29%) Web Development
2 10 (29.41%) MVC
3 9 (26.47%) OO
4 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 7 (20.59%) OO PHP
6 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 6 (17.65%) Defect Tracking
7 5 (14.71%) Mobile Development
8 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.82%) CRM
8 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.82%) Scrum
9 2 (5.88%) Business Development
9 2 (5.88%) Direct Marketing
9 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
9 2 (5.88%) Mobile Commerce
9 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
9 2 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
2 16 (47.06%) PHP
3 6 (17.65%) C
3 6 (17.65%) C++
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) PHP 5
6 2 (5.88%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Google
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) IBM
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
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