The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 30 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 3.11% 11.46% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.33% 28.95% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 1
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Epsom region.

Miscellaneous Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
60 76 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 37.27% 39.58% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 38
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £40,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Epsom region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Open Source
Salary Trend in Epsom

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Epsom region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Epsom

Open Source
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) VCP4
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Symfony
3 2 (40.00%) Zend
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Yii
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Symfony
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (60.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Zend