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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 67 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 41 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.41% 3.82% 2.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.72% 9.20% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,847 £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
422 489 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 35.14% 41.48% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 319 397 312
Average salary £39,274 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 5 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 5 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 -9 41 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 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 49 (60.49%) HTML
2 47 (58.02%) JavaScript
2 47 (58.02%) CSS
3 34 (41.98%) .NET
4 28 (34.57%) C#
5 26 (32.10%) PHP
6 25 (30.86%) Linux
6 25 (30.86%) TDD
7 24 (29.63%) SQL
8 23 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (27.16%) Git (software)
9 22 (27.16%) HTML5
10 21 (25.93%) Ajax
11 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET
11 20 (24.69%) CSS3
12 18 (22.22%) MySQL
12 18 (22.22%) Content Management
13 17 (20.99%) CMS
13 17 (20.99%) XML
13 17 (20.99%) User Experience
14 16 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (18.52%) XSLT
15 15 (18.52%) IIS
15 15 (18.52%) Visual Studio
16 14 (17.28%) OO
16 14 (17.28%) LAMP
16 14 (17.28%) E-Learning
17 13 (16.05%) Web Development
17 13 (16.05%) Moodle
17 13 (16.05%) Continuous Improvement

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 17 (20.99%) CMS
2 15 (18.52%) IIS
3 13 (16.05%) Moodle
4 9 (11.11%) Umbraco
5 8 (9.88%) TYPO3
5 8 (9.88%) WordPress
6 7 (8.64%) WebSphere
6 7 (8.64%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.94%) Apache
8 2 (2.47%) JBoss
8 2 (2.47%) nginx
8 2 (2.47%) Drupal
8 2 (2.47%) Jetty
9 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
1 8 (9.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.23%) MS Project
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) GitHub
2 8 (9.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) LDAP
2 9 (11.11%) Intranet
3 2 (2.47%) DHCP
3 2 (2.47%) FTP
3 2 (2.47%) HTTP
3 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.47%) DNS
3 2 (2.47%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) MySQL
2 9 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.94%) Big Data
6 2 (2.47%) DB2
7 1 (1.23%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 22 (27.16%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.52%) Visual Studio
3 9 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 8 (9.88%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.47%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.47%) JUnit
5 2 (2.47%) JMeter
5 2 (2.47%) Selenium
5 2 (2.47%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.23%) Maven
6 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 8 (9.88%) Publishing
2 5 (6.17%) Marketing
3 4 (4.94%) Front Office
4 3 (3.70%) Finance
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 53 (65.43%) Developer
2 18 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.28%) Web Developer
4 13 (16.05%) PHP Developer
5 11 (13.58%) Senior Developer
6 10 (12.35%) LAMP Developer
7 9 (11.11%) C# Developer
8 8 (9.88%) Senior Web Developer
8 8 (9.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Systems Developer
10 5 (6.17%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) SQL DBA
10 5 (6.17%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (6.17%) Server Administrator
10 5 (6.17%) DBA
10 5 (6.17%) Development Manager
10 5 (6.17%) Administrator
11 4 (4.94%) Lead Developer
11 4 (4.94%) IT Director
11 4 (4.94%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (60.49%) HTML
2 47 (58.02%) CSS
3 34 (41.98%) .NET
4 22 (27.16%) HTML5
5 21 (25.93%) Ajax
6 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET
6 20 (24.69%) CSS3
7 17 (20.99%) XML
8 15 (18.52%) XSLT
9 14 (17.28%) LAMP
10 12 (14.81%) jQuery
11 11 (13.58%) Sass
11 11 (13.58%) AngularJS
12 10 (12.35%) Web Services
13 9 (11.11%) J2EE
14 8 (9.88%) XHTML
14 8 (9.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (8.64%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (8.64%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (6.17%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.99%) User Experience
2 14 (17.28%) E-Learning
3 7 (8.64%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.41%) N-Tier
4 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.17%) Replication
6 3 (3.70%) Learning Management System
6 3 (3.70%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.47%) Social Media
8 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Linux
2 11 (13.58%) UNIX
3 10 (12.35%) Windows
4 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) TDD
2 23 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (22.22%) Content Management
4 16 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (17.28%) OO
6 13 (16.05%) Web Development
6 13 (16.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (14.81%) Unit Testing
8 10 (12.35%) Automated Testing
9 9 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
9 9 (11.11%) MVC
10 6 (7.41%) Regression Testing
10 6 (7.41%) BDD
11 5 (6.17%) DevOps
11 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (6.17%) Manual Testing
11 5 (6.17%) Scrum
11 5 (6.17%) Configuration Management
12 4 (4.94%) Software Engineering
12 4 (4.94%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (58.02%) JavaScript
2 28 (34.57%) C#
3 26 (32.10%) PHP
4 24 (29.63%) SQL
5 11 (13.58%) Java
6 6 (7.41%) VB
6 6 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 6 (7.41%) F#
7 5 (6.17%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.94%) Groovy
9 3 (3.70%) R
9 3 (3.70%) Python
10 2 (2.47%) Perl
10 2 (2.47%) COBOL
11 1 (1.23%) Ruby
11 1 (1.23%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) ISEB
2 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.23%) PMP
3 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.47%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Capistrano
1 8 (9.88%) Vagrant
2 3 (3.70%) Puppet
2 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Adobe
1 8 (9.88%) OpenText
1 8 (9.88%) RedDot
1 8 (9.88%) Google
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.47%) HP
4 1 (1.23%) DevExpress
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 5 days ago