The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 75 70 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 26 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.50% 3.38% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 4.13% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 47 31
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
Open Source
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
866 1162 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 83.35% 81.83% 84.27%
Number of salaries quoted 715 988 594
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -9 24 £42,500 - 4
Hove - 10 £55,000 - 1
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 41 (65.08%) HTML
2 40 (63.49%) CSS
3 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 32 (50.79%) PHP
5 25 (39.68%) UNIX
6 20 (31.75%) E-Learning
6 20 (31.75%) Git (software)
7 18 (28.57%) .NET
7 18 (28.57%) Sass
8 17 (26.98%) LDAP
8 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (26.98%) Moodle
9 16 (25.40%) GitHub
10 15 (23.81%) TDD
11 14 (22.22%) MySQL
11 14 (22.22%) C#
12 13 (20.63%) HTML5
13 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
13 12 (19.05%) SQL
13 12 (19.05%) User Experience
14 11 (17.46%) DevOps
14 11 (17.46%) CSS3
14 11 (17.46%) Visual Studio
14 11 (17.46%) BDD
15 10 (15.87%) Ajax
15 10 (15.87%) PHP5
15 10 (15.87%) OO
15 10 (15.87%) Mobile App
16 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
16 9 (14.29%) Laravel

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (26.98%) Moodle
2 8 (12.70%) ExpressionEngine
3 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.59%) DNN
4 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Project
1 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.40%) GitHub
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) MySQL
2 9 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.59%) DB2
5 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (31.75%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.46%) Visual Studio
3 9 (14.29%) ReSharper
4 8 (12.70%) PHPUnit
5 2 (3.17%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.59%) Selenium
6 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.59%) JMeter
6 1 (1.59%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.59%) JUnit
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Multimedia
2 3 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (69.84%) Developer
2 19 (30.16%) PHP Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Web Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 8 (12.70%) C# Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Lead Web Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Chief Technology Officer
6 4 (6.35%) IT Director
6 4 (6.35%) Data Scientist
7 3 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Testing Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Head of Testing
7 3 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Junior C# Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Junior Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Quality Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (65.08%) HTML
2 40 (63.49%) CSS
3 18 (28.57%) .NET
3 18 (28.57%) Sass
4 13 (20.63%) HTML5
5 11 (17.46%) CSS3
6 10 (15.87%) Ajax
7 9 (14.29%) Symfony
7 9 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
7 9 (14.29%) Laravel
7 9 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (12.70%) RESTful
9 6 (9.52%) AngularJS
10 5 (7.94%) Web Services
11 4 (6.35%) XML
11 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
12 3 (4.76%) XSLT
12 3 (4.76%) J2EE
12 3 (4.76%) Servlets
12 3 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) E-Learning
2 12 (19.05%) User Experience
3 10 (15.87%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.94%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.76%) Digital Media
5 3 (4.76%) Learning Management System
6 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.59%) Social Media
7 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.68%) UNIX
2 4 (6.35%) Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (1.59%) Android
4 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.81%) TDD
3 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
4 11 (17.46%) BDD
4 11 (17.46%) DevOps
5 10 (15.87%) OO
6 9 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.70%) Content Management
7 8 (12.70%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.35%) Manual Testing
9 4 (6.35%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.35%) Line Management
9 4 (6.35%) Project Management
9 4 (6.35%) MVC
10 3 (4.76%) Change Management
10 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 32 (50.79%) PHP
3 14 (22.22%) C#
4 12 (19.05%) SQL
5 10 (15.87%) PHP5
6 6 (9.52%) Python
6 6 (9.52%) Java
7 5 (7.94%) R
8 4 (6.35%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.76%) VB
9 3 (4.76%) F#
10 1 (1.59%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) PMP
1 3 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) ISEB
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Puppet
1 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.59%) HP
2 1 (1.59%) Zend
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Arrows Group
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Hove
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 14 days ago