The first 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 61 70 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 41 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.53% 1.85% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.85% 6.04% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 41 16 9
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +55.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
378 265 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 32.56% 30.57% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 310 241 274
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Open Source
South East

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Brighton +5 38 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 45 (60.81%) Java
1 45 (60.81%) PHP
2 44 (59.46%) Python
3 39 (52.70%) MySQL
4 37 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 35 (47.30%) CSS
6 34 (45.95%) jQuery
7 33 (44.59%) HTML
7 33 (44.59%) OO
8 32 (43.24%) Web Development
9 30 (40.54%) Node.js
9 30 (40.54%) Linux
10 29 (39.19%) Ruby
11 28 (37.84%) TDD
11 28 (37.84%) Bash Shell
12 26 (35.14%) Git (software)
13 24 (32.43%) .NET
14 19 (25.68%) E-Learning
14 19 (25.68%) Learning Management System
14 19 (25.68%) .NET Framework
14 19 (25.68%) Web Application Development
15 18 (24.32%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (22.97%) OOP
17 16 (21.62%) RDBMS
17 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
17 16 (21.62%) Relational Database
17 16 (21.62%) MongoDB
18 15 (20.27%) Puppet
19 14 (18.92%) HBase
20 13 (17.57%) Degree

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (40.54%) Node.js
2 6 (8.11%) CMS
3 4 (5.41%) Drupal
4 3 (4.05%) nginx
4 3 (4.05%) Moodle
4 3 (4.05%) Apache
5 1 (1.35%) Flash Media Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (52.70%) MySQL
2 18 (24.32%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (21.62%) RDBMS
3 16 (21.62%) Relational Database
3 16 (21.62%) MongoDB
4 14 (18.92%) HBase
Development Applications
1 26 (35.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.70%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (5.41%) Marketing
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (67.57%) Developer
2 21 (28.38%) Web Developer
2 21 (28.38%) Programmer
3 20 (27.03%) Administrator
3 20 (27.03%) Systems Administrator
4 19 (25.68%) Linux Administrator
4 19 (25.68%) Web Programmer
4 19 (25.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 17 (22.97%) PHP Developer
6 12 (16.22%) Senior Web Developer
6 12 (16.22%) Senior Developer
7 11 (14.86%) Senior Programmer
8 4 (5.41%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Lead Technical Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Architect
8 4 (5.41%) UI Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Lead Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Web Architect
8 4 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.41%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (47.30%) CSS
2 34 (45.95%) jQuery
3 33 (44.59%) HTML
4 24 (32.43%) .NET
5 19 (25.68%) .NET Framework
6 11 (14.86%) Web Services
6 11 (14.86%) Symfony
7 10 (13.51%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (12.16%) CSS3
8 9 (12.16%) HTML5
9 8 (10.81%) RESTful
9 8 (10.81%) Backbone.js
10 5 (6.76%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (6.76%) WCF
10 5 (6.76%) XSLT
10 5 (6.76%) XML
10 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
11 4 (5.41%) SOAP
11 4 (5.41%) Django
11 4 (5.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) E-Learning
1 19 (25.68%) Learning Management System
2 10 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.46%) Social Media
4 2 (2.70%) W3C
4 2 (2.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.54%) Linux
2 6 (8.11%) UNIX
3 5 (6.76%) Debian
3 5 (6.76%) OpenBSD
4 1 (1.35%) CentOS
4 1 (1.35%) Windows
4 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) OO
2 32 (43.24%) Web Development
3 28 (37.84%) TDD
4 19 (25.68%) Web Application Development
5 17 (22.97%) OOP
6 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
7 11 (14.86%) MVC
8 10 (13.51%) Scrum
9 9 (12.16%) BDD
10 8 (10.81%) Analytics
11 7 (9.46%) Social Media Monitoring
11 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
12 6 (8.11%) OO PHP
13 5 (6.76%) Build Automation
13 5 (6.76%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (6.76%) Refactoring
13 5 (6.76%) Load Testing
14 4 (5.41%) Web Design
14 4 (5.41%) Workflow
14 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.81%) Java
1 45 (60.81%) PHP
2 44 (59.46%) Python
3 37 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 29 (39.19%) Ruby
5 28 (37.84%) Bash Shell
6 10 (13.51%) C
6 10 (13.51%) SQL
6 10 (13.51%) Objective-C
7 5 (6.76%) F#
7 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
7 5 (6.76%) C#
8 4 (5.41%) Perl
9 3 (4.05%) PHP5
10 1 (1.35%) Haskell
10 1 (1.35%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.35%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 15 (20.27%) Puppet
2 10 (13.51%) Vagrant
2 10 (13.51%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
2 3 (4.05%) Zend
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