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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 73 72 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 24 47 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.32% 3.32% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 4.06% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 44 29
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 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
868 1159 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 83.95% 81.97% 83.09%
Number of salaries quoted 717 991 590
Average salary £43,300 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 24 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Hove - 4 £43,750 -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 43 (66.15%) HTML
2 41 (63.08%) JavaScript
2 41 (63.08%) CSS
3 29 (44.62%) PHP
4 27 (41.54%) .NET
5 23 (35.38%) C#
5 23 (35.38%) UNIX
6 22 (33.85%) E-Learning
7 21 (32.31%) Git (software)
7 21 (32.31%) Sass
8 20 (30.77%) Moodle
8 20 (30.77%) LDAP
9 18 (27.69%) TDD
10 16 (24.62%) SQL
10 16 (24.62%) GitHub
10 16 (24.62%) User Experience
11 15 (23.08%) Ajax
12 14 (21.54%) Visual Studio
13 13 (20.00%) XML
13 13 (20.00%) HTML5
14 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET
15 11 (16.92%) XSLT
15 11 (16.92%) Mobile App
16 10 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
16 10 (15.38%) CSS3
16 10 (15.38%) ReSharper
17 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (13.85%) BDD
17 9 (13.85%) Web Services
18 8 (12.31%) MySQL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 20 (30.77%) Moodle
2 7 (10.77%) IIS
3 5 (7.69%) CMS
3 5 (7.69%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.62%) ExpressionEngine
4 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.54%) DNN
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 5 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.54%) MS Project
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.62%) GitHub
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.77%) LDAP
2 5 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) MySQL
2 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.08%) DB2
4 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (32.31%) Git (software)
2 14 (21.54%) Visual Studio
3 10 (15.38%) ReSharper
4 3 (4.62%) PHPUnit
5 2 (3.08%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (3.08%) JUnit
5 2 (3.08%) Selenium
5 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.08%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.08%) JMeter
6 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (7.69%) Publishing
2 3 (4.62%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
3 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (73.85%) Developer
2 21 (32.31%) PHP Developer
3 12 (18.46%) .NET Developer
4 8 (12.31%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Lead Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Chief Technology Officer
7 4 (6.15%) IT Director
7 4 (6.15%) Lead PHP Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Data Scientist
8 3 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Web Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Junior C# Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Junior
9 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (66.15%) HTML
2 41 (63.08%) CSS
3 27 (41.54%) .NET
4 21 (32.31%) Sass
5 15 (23.08%) Ajax
6 13 (20.00%) HTML5
6 13 (20.00%) XML
7 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET
8 11 (16.92%) XSLT
9 10 (15.38%) CSS3
9 10 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (13.85%) Web Services
11 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
12 6 (9.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (9.23%) XHTML
12 6 (9.23%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (9.23%) jQuery
13 4 (6.15%) Symfony
13 4 (6.15%) CodeIgniter
13 4 (6.15%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) E-Learning
2 16 (24.62%) User Experience
3 11 (16.92%) Mobile App
4 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.69%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.08%) Learning Management System
7 2 (3.08%) Social Media
7 2 (3.08%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) UNIX
2 4 (6.15%) Linux
3 3 (4.62%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) Android
4 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) TDD
2 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.85%) BDD
3 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
3 8 (12.31%) Content Management
4 7 (10.77%) Automated Testing
5 6 (9.23%) Web Development
5 6 (9.23%) DevOps
6 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
6 5 (7.69%) OO
7 4 (6.15%) Manual Testing
8 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.62%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (4.62%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.62%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.08%) Compatibility Testing
9 2 (3.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (63.08%) JavaScript
2 29 (44.62%) PHP
3 23 (35.38%) C#
4 16 (24.62%) SQL
5 7 (10.77%) VB.NET
6 6 (9.23%) Python
6 6 (9.23%) VB
6 6 (9.23%) F#
7 5 (7.69%) R
7 5 (7.69%) Java
8 4 (6.15%) PHP5
9 2 (3.08%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.08%) ISEB
3 1 (1.54%) PMP
3 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Puppet
1 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) OpenText
1 5 (7.69%) RedDot
1 5 (7.69%) Google
1 5 (7.69%) Adobe
2 2 (3.08%) HP
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.54%) Zend
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Brighton
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago