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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 71 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 34 42 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.04% 4.29% 4.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.70% 12.03% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 49
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 £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
391 349 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 34.94% 35.61% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 275 292 411
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £28,000
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 22 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 22 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 33 £40,000 +29.03% 2
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 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 52 (67.53%) Linux
2 31 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (38.96%) MySQL
4 28 (36.36%) Ubuntu
4 28 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (32.47%) UNIX
6 23 (29.87%) HTML
6 23 (29.87%) JavaScript
7 22 (28.57%) CSS
8 20 (25.97%) Windows
8 20 (25.97%) Python
8 20 (25.97%) PHP
8 20 (25.97%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (24.68%) Bash Shell
9 19 (24.68%) Ruby
10 18 (23.38%) Perl
10 18 (23.38%) OO
10 18 (23.38%) Web Services
10 18 (23.38%) Node.js
10 18 (23.38%) Relational Database
11 16 (20.78%) Configuration Management
11 16 (20.78%) RDBMS
11 16 (20.78%) LAMP
12 15 (19.48%) Debian
12 15 (19.48%) jQuery
13 14 (18.18%) AngularJS
13 14 (18.18%) Mobile App
13 14 (18.18%) Degree
13 14 (18.18%) SQL
14 13 (16.88%) SMTP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 18 (23.38%) Node.js
2 12 (15.58%) OpenStack
3 10 (12.99%) Drupal
4 8 (10.39%) IIS
5 5 (6.49%) CMS
5 5 (6.49%) TYPO3
5 5 (6.49%) WordPress
6 4 (5.19%) nginx
6 4 (5.19%) Moodle
6 4 (5.19%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.88%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.58%) SaaS
3 2 (2.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) HTTP
1 13 (16.88%) TCP/IP
1 13 (16.88%) SMTP
2 12 (15.58%) VoIP
3 5 (6.49%) Ethernet
4 4 (5.19%) InfiniBand
5 1 (1.30%) DHCP
5 1 (1.30%) WAN
5 1 (1.30%) LDAP
5 1 (1.30%) LAN
5 1 (1.30%) VPN
5 1 (1.30%) DNS
5 1 (1.30%) SSL
5 1 (1.30%) IPv4
5 1 (1.30%) IPv6
5 1 (1.30%) MPLS
5 1 (1.30%) OSPF
5 1 (1.30%) BGP
5 1 (1.30%) VRRP
5 1 (1.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.96%) MySQL
2 28 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (23.38%) Relational Database
4 16 (20.78%) RDBMS
5 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
5 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (9.09%) MongoDB
7 6 (7.79%) Big Data
8 4 (5.19%) HBase
9 1 (1.30%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.30%) ReSharper
General
1 7 (9.09%) Front Office
1 7 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (1.30%) Legal
2 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Administrator
2 26 (33.77%) Developer
3 19 (24.68%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (24.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 19 (24.68%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (20.78%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (20.78%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Web Developer
5 9 (11.69%) PHP Developer
5 9 (11.69%) LAMP Developer
6 8 (10.39%) SQL DBA
6 8 (10.39%) SQL Server DBA
6 8 (10.39%) DBA
6 8 (10.39%) Development Manager
7 7 (9.09%) Server Administrator
7 7 (9.09%) IT Development Manager
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Drupal Developer
9 4 (5.19%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.87%) HTML
2 22 (28.57%) CSS
3 18 (23.38%) Web Services
4 16 (20.78%) LAMP
5 15 (19.48%) jQuery
6 14 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 11 (14.29%) HTML5
7 11 (14.29%) Ajax
8 10 (12.99%) CSS3
9 9 (11.69%) .NET
10 8 (10.39%) Backbone.js
11 7 (9.09%) Grails
11 7 (9.09%) DHTML
11 7 (9.09%) J2EE
11 7 (9.09%) Velocity
12 6 (7.79%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET
14 4 (5.19%) RabbitMQ
15 3 (3.90%) WCF
15 3 (3.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 13 (16.88%) Digital Media
2 13 (16.88%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.39%) Replication
4 7 (9.09%) N-Tier
5 5 (6.49%) Social Media
6 2 (2.60%) Social Network
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.30%) User Experience
7 1 (1.30%) iPhone
7 1 (1.30%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.30%) iPad
7 1 (1.30%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 52 (67.53%) Linux
2 28 (36.36%) Ubuntu
3 25 (32.47%) UNIX
4 20 (25.97%) Windows
5 15 (19.48%) Debian
6 12 (15.58%) Windows 7
6 12 (15.58%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.30%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.97%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (23.38%) OO
4 16 (20.78%) Configuration Management
5 13 (16.88%) Software Engineering
6 12 (15.58%) Workflow
6 12 (15.58%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 9 (11.69%) Analytics
8 9 (11.69%) TDD
9 7 (9.09%) Scrum
9 7 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.09%) Resource Management
10 6 (7.79%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (7.79%) MVC
11 5 (6.49%) OOD
11 5 (6.49%) Web Development
12 4 (5.19%) Social Media Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.87%) JavaScript
2 20 (25.97%) Python
2 20 (25.97%) PHP
3 19 (24.68%) Ruby
3 19 (24.68%) Bash Shell
4 18 (23.38%) Perl
5 14 (18.18%) SQL
6 10 (12.99%) Java
7 8 (10.39%) C#
7 8 (10.39%) T-SQL
8 7 (9.09%) Groovy
9 4 (5.19%) PHP5
9 4 (5.19%) C
10 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.30%) Delphi
11 1 (1.30%) Erlang
11 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) CCNP
2 1 (1.30%) CCNA
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) KVM
1 12 (15.58%) LXC
2 5 (6.49%) VirtualBox
3 4 (5.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Capistrano
1 5 (6.49%) Puppet
1 5 (6.49%) Vagrant
2 4 (5.19%) Graphite
2 4 (5.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.30%) HP
2 1 (1.30%) Apple
2 1 (1.30%) DevExpress
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco
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