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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 66 66 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 46 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.87% 2.90% 1.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.76% 8.16% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 14
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 £28,350 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,250 £49,250
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
391 343 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 32.88% 35.58% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 295 259 277
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £49,750
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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -3 45 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 45 (55.56%) HTML
2 44 (54.32%) JavaScript
2 44 (54.32%) CSS
3 33 (40.74%) .NET
3 33 (40.74%) Linux
4 27 (33.33%) C#
4 27 (33.33%) SQL
4 27 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (29.63%) TDD
6 23 (28.40%) Ajax
6 23 (28.40%) HTML5
7 22 (27.16%) CSS3
7 22 (27.16%) PHP
8 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET
9 19 (23.46%) MySQL
10 18 (22.22%) IIS
10 18 (22.22%) Content Management
11 17 (20.99%) CMS
11 17 (20.99%) LAMP
11 17 (20.99%) OO
11 17 (20.99%) Git (software)
12 16 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (19.75%) User Experience
12 16 (19.75%) XML
13 15 (18.52%) XSLT
13 15 (18.52%) Visual Studio
13 15 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (18.52%) jQuery
14 14 (17.28%) Unit Testing
14 14 (17.28%) AngularJS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 18 (22.22%) IIS
2 17 (20.99%) CMS
3 9 (11.11%) Umbraco
4 8 (9.88%) WordPress
4 8 (9.88%) Moodle
4 8 (9.88%) TYPO3
5 7 (8.64%) WebSphere
5 7 (8.64%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.94%) Apache
7 2 (2.47%) nginx
7 2 (2.47%) JBoss
7 2 (2.47%) Drupal
7 2 (2.47%) Jetty
8 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 13 (16.05%) SaaS
2 4 (4.94%) GitHub
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) Intranet
2 6 (7.41%) LDAP
3 3 (3.70%) HTTP
3 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.47%) DNS
4 2 (2.47%) IPsec
4 2 (2.47%) DHCP
4 2 (2.47%) FTP
5 1 (1.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.46%) MySQL
2 11 (13.58%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.64%) Big Data
5 1 (1.23%) DB2
5 1 (1.23%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 17 (20.99%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.52%) Visual Studio
3 9 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.64%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.23%) Selenium
5 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.23%) JMeter
5 1 (1.23%) Subversion
5 1 (1.23%) Maven
5 1 (1.23%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (1.23%) JUnit
General
1 9 (11.11%) Marketing
2 8 (9.88%) Publishing
3 7 (8.64%) Front Office
4 3 (3.70%) Finance
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 48 (59.26%) Developer
2 18 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.28%) Web Developer
4 11 (13.58%) Senior Developer
4 11 (13.58%) Administrator
5 10 (12.35%) LAMP Developer
6 9 (11.11%) DBA
6 9 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 9 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
7 8 (9.88%) Senior Web Developer
7 8 (9.88%) PHP Developer
7 8 (9.88%) C# Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Server Administrator
7 8 (9.88%) Development Manager
7 8 (9.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (9.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) IT Development Manager
9 6 (7.41%) Systems Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (55.56%) HTML
2 44 (54.32%) CSS
3 33 (40.74%) .NET
4 23 (28.40%) Ajax
4 23 (28.40%) HTML5
5 22 (27.16%) CSS3
6 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET
7 17 (20.99%) LAMP
8 16 (19.75%) XML
9 15 (18.52%) XSLT
9 15 (18.52%) jQuery
10 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
11 12 (14.81%) J2EE
12 10 (12.35%) Web Services
13 8 (9.88%) XHTML
13 8 (9.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (8.64%) RabbitMQ
14 7 (8.64%) Backbone.js
14 7 (8.64%) DHTML
14 7 (8.64%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) User Experience
2 9 (11.11%) Replication
2 9 (11.11%) E-Learning
2 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 8 (9.88%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.70%) Learning Management System
6 2 (2.47%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.23%) Social Media
7 1 (1.23%) iPad
7 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.23%) Social Network
7 1 (1.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 33 (40.74%) Linux
2 14 (17.28%) Windows
3 7 (8.64%) UNIX
4 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.23%) Debian
5 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.63%) TDD
3 18 (22.22%) Content Management
4 17 (20.99%) OO
5 16 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (17.28%) Unit Testing
8 13 (16.05%) Web Development
9 9 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
9 9 (11.11%) Automated Testing
9 9 (11.11%) MVC
9 9 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (9.88%) DevOps
10 8 (9.88%) Scrum
10 8 (9.88%) Regression Testing
11 7 (8.64%) Resource Management
11 7 (8.64%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
12 6 (7.41%) Analytics
12 6 (7.41%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (54.32%) JavaScript
2 27 (33.33%) C#
2 27 (33.33%) SQL
3 22 (27.16%) PHP
4 10 (12.35%) Java
5 9 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 7 (8.64%) Groovy
7 6 (7.41%) F#
7 6 (7.41%) VB
7 6 (7.41%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.70%) Python
9 2 (2.47%) Perl
10 1 (1.23%) COBOL
10 1 (1.23%) Delphi
10 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) ISEB
2 1 (1.23%) PMP
2 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.58%) 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%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.70%) Puppet
3 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) OpenText
1 8 (9.88%) RedDot
1 8 (9.88%) Google
1 8 (9.88%) Adobe
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.23%) HP
3 1 (1.23%) Apple
3 1 (1.23%) DevExpress
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