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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 65 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 35 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.15% 4.23% 4.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.97% 11.86% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 50
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
390 354 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 35.10% 35.61% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 274 300 409
Average salary £39,750 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £28,775
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 -13 34 £40,000 +29.03% 3
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 54 (67.50%) Linux
2 31 (38.75%) MySQL
2 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (36.25%) Ubuntu
3 29 (36.25%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (32.50%) UNIX
5 25 (31.25%) HTML
5 25 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 24 (30.00%) CSS
7 22 (27.50%) Python
7 22 (27.50%) PHP
8 21 (26.25%) Windows
8 21 (26.25%) Ruby
8 21 (26.25%) Bash Shell
8 21 (26.25%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (23.75%) Relational Database
9 19 (23.75%) Node.js
9 19 (23.75%) Perl
10 18 (22.50%) Web Services
10 18 (22.50%) OO
10 18 (22.50%) Configuration Management
11 17 (21.25%) RDBMS
11 17 (21.25%) jQuery
12 16 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 16 (20.00%) Debian
12 16 (20.00%) LAMP
13 15 (18.75%) Degree
14 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
14 14 (17.50%) SQL
14 14 (17.50%) Mobile App

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 19 (23.75%) Node.js
2 13 (16.25%) OpenStack
3 12 (15.00%) Drupal
4 8 (10.00%) IIS
5 5 (6.25%) CMS
5 5 (6.25%) TYPO3
5 5 (6.25%) WordPress
6 4 (5.00%) nginx
6 4 (5.00%) Moodle
6 4 (5.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.00%) SaaS
3 2 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.25%) HTTP
1 13 (16.25%) TCP/IP
1 13 (16.25%) VoIP
1 13 (16.25%) SMTP
2 5 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 4 (5.00%) InfiniBand
4 1 (1.25%) DHCP
4 1 (1.25%) WAN
4 1 (1.25%) LDAP
4 1 (1.25%) LAN
4 1 (1.25%) VPN
4 1 (1.25%) DNS
4 1 (1.25%) SSL
4 1 (1.25%) IPv4
4 1 (1.25%) IPv6
4 1 (1.25%) MPLS
4 1 (1.25%) OSPF
4 1 (1.25%) BGP
4 1 (1.25%) VRRP
4 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (38.75%) MySQL
2 29 (36.25%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (23.75%) Relational Database
4 17 (21.25%) RDBMS
5 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (8.75%) MongoDB
7 6 (7.50%) Big Data
8 4 (5.00%) HBase
9 1 (1.25%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.25%) ReSharper
General
1 7 (8.75%) Front Office
1 7 (8.75%) Marketing
2 1 (1.25%) Legal
2 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Administrator
2 28 (35.00%) Developer
3 21 (26.25%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (26.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 21 (26.25%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) PHP Developer
6 9 (11.25%) LAMP Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Web Developer
7 8 (10.00%) DBA
7 8 (10.00%) Development Manager
7 8 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 8 (10.00%) SQL DBA
8 7 (8.75%) IT Development Manager
8 7 (8.75%) Drupal Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Server Administrator
9 6 (7.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.25%) HTML
2 24 (30.00%) CSS
3 18 (22.50%) Web Services
4 17 (21.25%) jQuery
5 16 (20.00%) LAMP
5 16 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (13.75%) Ajax
6 11 (13.75%) HTML5
7 10 (12.50%) CSS3
8 9 (11.25%) .NET
9 8 (10.00%) Backbone.js
9 8 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (8.75%) Grails
10 7 (8.75%) DHTML
10 7 (8.75%) J2EE
10 7 (8.75%) Velocity
11 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET
12 4 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (3.75%) WCF
13 3 (3.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
1 14 (17.50%) Mobile App
2 13 (16.25%) Digital Media
3 8 (10.00%) Replication
4 7 (8.75%) N-Tier
5 5 (6.25%) Social Media
6 2 (2.50%) Social Network
6 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.50%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.25%) iPhone
7 1 (1.25%) iPad
7 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (67.50%) Linux
2 29 (36.25%) Ubuntu
3 26 (32.50%) UNIX
4 21 (26.25%) Windows
5 16 (20.00%) Debian
6 13 (16.25%) Windows 7
6 13 (16.25%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.50%) OpenBSD
8 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (22.50%) OO
3 18 (22.50%) Configuration Management
4 13 (16.25%) Workflow
4 13 (16.25%) Software Engineering
4 13 (16.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 11 (13.75%) Unit Testing
6 9 (11.25%) Analytics
6 9 (11.25%) TDD
7 7 (8.75%) Scrum
7 7 (8.75%) Regression Testing
7 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.75%) Resource Management
8 6 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (7.50%) MVC
9 5 (6.25%) OOD
9 5 (6.25%) Web Development
10 4 (5.00%) Social Media Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 22 (27.50%) Python
2 22 (27.50%) PHP
3 21 (26.25%) Ruby
3 21 (26.25%) Bash Shell
4 19 (23.75%) Perl
5 14 (17.50%) SQL
6 10 (12.50%) Java
7 8 (10.00%) C#
7 8 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 7 (8.75%) Groovy
9 6 (7.50%) PHP5
10 4 (5.00%) C
11 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.25%) Delphi
12 1 (1.25%) Erlang
12 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) CCNP
2 1 (1.25%) CCNA
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.25%) KVM
1 13 (16.25%) LXC
2 5 (6.25%) VirtualBox
3 4 (5.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) Puppet
2 5 (6.25%) Vagrant
2 5 (6.25%) Capistrano
3 4 (5.00%) Nagios
3 4 (5.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.25%) HP
2 1 (1.25%) Apple
2 1 (1.25%) DevExpress
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco
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