The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 64 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 40 50 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.39% 3.90% 2.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.26% 9.33% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31 48 22
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £39,097 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
432 536 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 36.61% 41.81% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 330 444 334
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,300 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Open Source
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Open Source Salary Trend in East Sussex

Open Source
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Open Source
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Brighton +7 40 £35,000 -15.15% 2
Hove - 1 £37,500 -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 50 (64.94%) HTML
2 48 (62.34%) JavaScript
2 48 (62.34%) CSS
3 34 (44.16%) .NET
4 29 (37.66%) C#
5 26 (33.77%) PHP
5 26 (33.77%) TDD
6 23 (29.87%) Git (software)
7 21 (27.27%) HTML5
7 21 (27.27%) SQL
8 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET
9 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (24.68%) User Experience
10 18 (23.38%) CSS3
10 18 (23.38%) Content Management
10 18 (23.38%) Linux
11 17 (22.08%) XML
11 17 (22.08%) E-Learning
11 17 (22.08%) Ajax
12 16 (20.78%) CMS
13 15 (19.48%) XSLT
13 15 (19.48%) Visual Studio
13 15 (19.48%) Sass
13 15 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (18.18%) Moodle
14 14 (18.18%) UNIX
14 14 (18.18%) LDAP
14 14 (18.18%) Web Development
15 13 (16.88%) MySQL
16 11 (14.29%) IIS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 16 (20.78%) CMS
2 14 (18.18%) Moodle
3 11 (14.29%) IIS
4 9 (11.69%) Umbraco
5 7 (9.09%) WordPress
5 7 (9.09%) TYPO3
5 7 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 7 (9.09%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.60%) JBoss
6 2 (2.60%) Apache
6 2 (2.60%) Jetty
7 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
1 8 (10.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.30%) MS Project
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) GitHub
2 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.18%) LDAP
2 9 (11.69%) Intranet
3 2 (2.60%) DHCP
3 2 (2.60%) FTP
3 2 (2.60%) HTTP
3 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.60%) DNS
3 2 (2.60%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) MySQL
2 8 (10.39%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.60%) DB2
4 1 (1.30%) Big Data
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.30%) Firebird
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (29.87%) Git (software)
2 15 (19.48%) Visual Studio
3 9 (11.69%) ReSharper
4 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.60%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.60%) JUnit
5 2 (2.60%) JMeter
5 2 (2.60%) Selenium
5 2 (2.60%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.30%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.30%) Maven
6 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.39%) Publishing
2 3 (3.90%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 55 (71.43%) Developer
2 18 (23.38%) .NET Developer
3 14 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 11 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Senior Developer
5 10 (12.99%) C# Developer
6 8 (10.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.09%) LAMP Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Systems Developer
9 5 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.19%) IT Director
10 4 (5.19%) Chief Technology Officer
10 4 (5.19%) Lead PHP Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Data Scientist
11 3 (3.90%) Testing Manager
11 3 (3.90%) Head of Testing
11 3 (3.90%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (3.90%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (64.94%) HTML
2 48 (62.34%) CSS
3 34 (44.16%) .NET
4 21 (27.27%) HTML5
5 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET
6 18 (23.38%) CSS3
7 17 (22.08%) XML
7 17 (22.08%) Ajax
8 15 (19.48%) XSLT
8 15 (19.48%) Sass
9 10 (12.99%) Web Services
9 10 (12.99%) jQuery
10 9 (11.69%) AngularJS
10 9 (11.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (11.69%) XHTML
11 8 (10.39%) LAMP
11 8 (10.39%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (7.79%) J2EE
14 5 (6.49%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) User Experience
2 17 (22.08%) E-Learning
3 8 (10.39%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.49%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.90%) Learning Management System
6 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.90%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.60%) Social Media
8 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.38%) Linux
2 14 (18.18%) UNIX
3 6 (7.79%) Windows
4 2 (2.60%) Android
4 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.77%) TDD
2 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (23.38%) Content Management
4 15 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (18.18%) Web Development
6 10 (12.99%) OO
6 10 (12.99%) Automated Testing
6 10 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (11.69%) Unit Testing
7 9 (11.69%) Web Accessibility
7 9 (11.69%) MVC
8 6 (7.79%) BDD
9 5 (6.49%) DevOps
9 5 (6.49%) Manual Testing
9 5 (6.49%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.90%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Content Management
10 3 (3.90%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (3.90%) Line Management
10 3 (3.90%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) JavaScript
2 29 (37.66%) C#
3 26 (33.77%) PHP
4 21 (27.27%) SQL
5 9 (11.69%) Java
6 6 (7.79%) VB
6 6 (7.79%) VB.NET
6 6 (7.79%) F#
7 5 (6.49%) R
7 5 (6.49%) Python
8 2 (2.60%) COBOL
9 1 (1.30%) Groovy
9 1 (1.30%) Delphi
9 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) ISEB
2 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.30%) PMP
3 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) Vagrant
1 7 (9.09%) Capistrano
2 3 (3.90%) Puppet
2 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Adobe
1 8 (10.39%) Google
1 8 (10.39%) OpenText
1 8 (10.39%) RedDot
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.60%) HP
4 1 (1.30%) DevExpress
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