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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 74 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 20 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.07% 3.44% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 4.01% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 27
Average salary £45,500 £39,274 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% +26.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £25,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
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
830 948 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 86.01% 85.87% 88.10%
Number of salaries quoted 731 795 584
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -13 19 £42,500 +8.21% 3
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 40 (64.52%) HTML
1 40 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.00%) CSS
3 30 (48.39%) JavaScript
4 24 (38.71%) TDD
4 24 (38.71%) HTML5
5 20 (32.26%) Functional Testing
5 20 (32.26%) Unit Testing
6 19 (30.65%) Software Engineering
6 19 (30.65%) MySQL
7 18 (29.03%) PHP
7 18 (29.03%) BDD
8 16 (25.81%) NoSQL
8 16 (25.81%) Relational Database
8 16 (25.81%) Java
9 15 (24.19%) DevOps
9 15 (24.19%) CSS3
10 14 (22.58%) Laravel
10 14 (22.58%) SDLC
10 14 (22.58%) OO
10 14 (22.58%) Symfony
10 14 (22.58%) CodeIgniter
11 13 (20.97%) Unix
11 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
11 13 (20.97%) Data Modelling
11 13 (20.97%) RDBMS
11 13 (20.97%) Social Media
11 13 (20.97%) PHPUnit
11 13 (20.97%) RESTful
11 13 (20.97%) ExpressionEngine

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (20.97%) ExpressionEngine
2 9 (14.52%) IIS
3 7 (11.29%) CMS
4 5 (8.06%) Drupal
5 4 (6.45%) Moodle
5 4 (6.45%) WordPress
6 2 (3.23%) Apache
6 2 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Office
1 3 (4.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
1 1 (1.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) MySQL
2 16 (25.81%) NoSQL
2 16 (25.81%) Relational Database
3 13 (20.97%) RDBMS
4 9 (14.52%) DB2
5 7 (11.29%) Big Data
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) PHPUnit
1 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.90%) Maven
2 8 (12.90%) Selenium
2 8 (12.90%) WebDriver
3 7 (11.29%) Eclipse
3 7 (11.29%) JMeter
3 7 (11.29%) JUnit
3 7 (11.29%) LoadRunner
3 7 (11.29%) ReSharper
3 7 (11.29%) Selenium IDE
4 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.45%) Ant
5 4 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.23%) Hudson
6 2 (3.23%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.45%) Marketing
3 3 (4.84%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.23%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (56.45%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Lead Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Lead Web Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Web Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.29%) QA Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Quality Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Software QA Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Software Quality Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Head of Engineering
6 4 (6.45%) Head of Software Engineering
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Agile Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Digital Agile Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Head of Development
7 3 (4.84%) Head of Software Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (64.52%) HTML
2 31 (50.00%) CSS
3 24 (38.71%) HTML5
4 15 (24.19%) CSS3
5 14 (22.58%) CodeIgniter
5 14 (22.58%) Laravel
5 14 (22.58%) Symfony
6 13 (20.97%) RESTful
7 12 (19.35%) Web Services
8 8 (12.90%) .NET
8 8 (12.90%) Ajax
8 8 (12.90%) Spring
9 7 (11.29%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (11.29%) XML
10 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.84%) LAMP
12 2 (3.23%) Ext JS
12 2 (3.23%) J2EE
12 2 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Social Media
2 11 (17.74%) User Experience
3 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
4 7 (11.29%) Mainframe
4 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.45%) Digital Media
6 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Unix
2 7 (11.29%) Android
2 7 (11.29%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.45%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Windows
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (38.71%) TDD
3 20 (32.26%) Functional Testing
3 20 (32.26%) Unit Testing
4 19 (30.65%) Software Engineering
5 18 (29.03%) BDD
6 15 (24.19%) DevOps
7 14 (22.58%) OO
7 14 (22.58%) SDLC
8 13 (20.97%) Data Modelling
9 11 (17.74%) Front End Development
10 10 (16.13%) Waterfall
11 9 (14.52%) Automated Testing
12 8 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (12.90%) Manual Testing
13 7 (11.29%) Compatibility Testing
13 7 (11.29%) Integration Testing
13 7 (11.29%) RAD
13 7 (11.29%) Regression Testing
13 7 (11.29%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 18 (29.03%) PHP
3 16 (25.81%) Java
4 8 (12.90%) C#
5 7 (11.29%) COBOL
5 7 (11.29%) SQL
6 3 (4.84%) Python
7 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.23%) C
7 2 (3.23%) C++
7 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.23%) Ruby
8 1 (1.61%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.61%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.61%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) ISEB
2 7 (11.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.84%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.23%) Nagios
2 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.23%) Puppet
2 2 (3.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) HP
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.61%) Zend
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