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 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 62 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 37 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.47% 2.99% 2.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.36% 8.66% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 17
Average salary £39,274 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £28,650 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
357 277 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 33.49% 34.50% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 269 191 299
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -5 36 £39,274 +4.73% 7
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (51.35%) HTML
1 38 (51.35%) Linux
2 35 (47.30%) CSS
2 35 (47.30%) JavaScript
3 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (33.78%) .NET
5 24 (32.43%) MySQL
6 22 (29.73%) C#
7 21 (28.38%) SQL
7 21 (28.38%) OO
8 20 (27.03%) Ajax
9 19 (25.68%) HTML5
9 19 (25.68%) LAMP
10 18 (24.32%) TDD
10 18 (24.32%) PHP
10 18 (24.32%) CSS3
11 17 (22.97%) IIS
11 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET
11 17 (22.97%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (21.62%) CMS
12 16 (21.62%) Content Management
13 14 (18.92%) Windows
13 14 (18.92%) jQuery
14 13 (17.57%) Unit Testing
14 13 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
14 13 (17.57%) SaaS
14 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
14 13 (17.57%) XML
15 12 (16.22%) XSLT

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (22.97%) IIS
2 16 (21.62%) CMS
3 8 (10.81%) TYPO3
3 8 (10.81%) Umbraco
3 8 (10.81%) WordPress
4 6 (8.11%) Moodle
4 6 (8.11%) Apache
5 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.41%) Drupal
5 4 (5.41%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.41%) Node.js
5 4 (5.41%) nginx
6 3 (4.05%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.70%) Jetty
7 2 (2.70%) JBoss
8 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
1 7 (9.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.57%) SaaS
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) Intranet
2 5 (6.76%) HTTP
2 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.05%) VoIP
3 3 (4.05%) SMTP
4 2 (2.70%) DHCP
4 2 (2.70%) DNS
4 2 (2.70%) LDAP
4 2 (2.70%) FTP
4 2 (2.70%) IPsec
5 1 (1.35%) InfiniBand
5 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.43%) MySQL
2 17 (22.97%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (12.16%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.46%) Big Data
5 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.35%) HBase
7 1 (1.35%) DB2
7 1 (1.35%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.51%) Visual Studio
3 9 (12.16%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.05%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.35%) Selenium
5 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.35%) JMeter
5 1 (1.35%) Subversion
5 1 (1.35%) Maven
5 1 (1.35%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (1.35%) JUnit
General
1 8 (10.81%) Marketing
2 7 (9.46%) Publishing
2 7 (9.46%) Front Office
3 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (54.05%) Developer
2 15 (20.27%) Administrator
2 15 (20.27%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.22%) Web Developer
3 12 (16.22%) LAMP Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.16%) DBA
5 9 (12.16%) SQL Server DBA
5 9 (12.16%) SQL DBA
6 8 (10.81%) Senior Web Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Server Administrator
6 8 (10.81%) Development Manager
7 7 (9.46%) C# Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.46%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (9.46%) IT Development Manager
7 7 (9.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (51.35%) HTML
2 35 (47.30%) CSS
3 25 (33.78%) .NET
4 20 (27.03%) Ajax
5 19 (25.68%) LAMP
5 19 (25.68%) HTML5
6 18 (24.32%) CSS3
7 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET
8 14 (18.92%) jQuery
9 13 (17.57%) XML
10 12 (16.22%) XSLT
11 10 (13.51%) Web Services
11 10 (13.51%) AngularJS
12 9 (12.16%) J2EE
13 7 (9.46%) DHTML
13 7 (9.46%) XHTML
13 7 (9.46%) Grails
13 7 (9.46%) Velocity
13 7 (9.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (9.46%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.86%) User Experience
3 9 (12.16%) N-Tier
3 9 (12.16%) Replication
4 6 (8.11%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.76%) E-Learning
6 3 (4.05%) Learning Management System
6 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.70%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.70%) Social Media
8 1 (1.35%) iPad
8 1 (1.35%) Social Network
8 1 (1.35%) iPhone
8 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 38 (51.35%) Linux
2 14 (18.92%) Windows
3 8 (10.81%) UNIX
3 8 (10.81%) Ubuntu
4 5 (6.76%) Debian
5 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.05%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.38%) OO
3 18 (24.32%) TDD
4 16 (21.62%) Content Management
5 13 (17.57%) Unit Testing
5 13 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (16.22%) Web Development
6 12 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 9 (12.16%) MVC
9 8 (10.81%) Regression Testing
9 8 (10.81%) Scrum
9 8 (10.81%) Automated Testing
9 8 (10.81%) Web Accessibility
10 7 (9.46%) Resource Management
10 7 (9.46%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (9.46%) Analytics
11 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
12 5 (6.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.30%) JavaScript
2 22 (29.73%) C#
3 21 (28.38%) SQL
4 18 (24.32%) PHP
5 12 (16.22%) Java
6 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
7 7 (9.46%) Perl
7 7 (9.46%) Python
7 7 (9.46%) Groovy
8 5 (6.76%) Ruby
9 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.70%) F#
10 2 (2.70%) VB
11 1 (1.35%) C
11 1 (1.35%) COBOL
11 1 (1.35%) Delphi
11 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) VCP4
2 1 (1.35%) ISEB
2 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) VirtualBox
2 4 (5.41%) Varnish
3 3 (4.05%) KVM
3 3 (4.05%) LXC
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Capistrano
1 8 (10.81%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.35%) Graphite
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) Nagios
2 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (9.46%) Open Text
1 7 (9.46%) RedDot
1 7 (9.46%) Google
1 7 (9.46%) Adobe
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) HP
3 1 (1.35%) Apple
3 1 (1.35%) DevExpress
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