The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 71 92 79
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 34 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.86% 0.71% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 0.83% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 7
Average salary £51,459 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1042 1088 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 87.56% 85.33% 84.98%
Number of salaries quoted 779 877 649
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Open Source
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Essex

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Essex region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Essex

Open Source
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Essex region over the 3 months to 11 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
Colchester +4 21 £62,500 +177.77%
Southend-on-Sea - 8 £51,459 -
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 35 (67.31%) Java
1 35 (67.31%) Degree
1 35 (67.31%) Computer Science
2 34 (65.38%) Software Engineering
3 29 (55.77%) Oracle
3 29 (55.77%) Oracle Database
4 28 (53.85%) PL/SQL
5 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (42.31%) Relational Database
7 21 (40.38%) HTML
7 21 (40.38%) JBoss
8 20 (38.46%) RDBMS
8 20 (38.46%) CSS
9 19 (36.54%) J2EE
9 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
9 19 (36.54%) E-Commerce
9 19 (36.54%) Swing
9 19 (36.54%) OOP
9 19 (36.54%) OO
10 18 (34.62%) WebSphere
10 18 (34.62%) Ajax
10 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
10 18 (34.62%) WebLogic
10 18 (34.62%) SDLC
11 17 (32.69%) Linux
12 14 (26.92%) SQL
13 12 (23.08%) Unix
13 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
14 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (19.23%) Software Testing

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 21 (40.38%) JBoss
2 18 (34.62%) WebLogic
2 18 (34.62%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (55.77%) Oracle Database
2 22 (42.31%) Relational Database
3 20 (38.46%) RDBMS
4 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
5 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 10 (19.23%) NetBeans
3 2 (3.85%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA
3 2 (3.85%) JUnit
3 2 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) ArgoUML
4 1 (1.92%) Cactus
4 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.92%) DbUnit
4 1 (1.92%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.92%) jMock
4 1 (1.92%) JProfiler
4 1 (1.92%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) Mockito
4 1 (1.92%) NUnit
4 1 (1.92%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (1.92%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.92%) Redmine
4 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Automotive
3 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (71.15%) Developer
2 31 (59.62%) Java Developer
3 21 (40.38%) Senior Developer
4 19 (36.54%) J2EE Developer
4 19 (36.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 19 (36.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (34.62%) Agile Developer
5 18 (34.62%) Agile Java Developer
5 18 (34.62%) J2EE Programmer
5 18 (34.62%) Java Programmer
5 18 (34.62%) Oracle Developer
5 18 (34.62%) Programmer
5 18 (34.62%) Senior Agile Developer
5 18 (34.62%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 18 (34.62%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 18 (34.62%) Senior Java Programmer
5 18 (34.62%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 18 (34.62%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 18 (34.62%) Senior Programmer
6 6 (11.54%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) HTML
2 20 (38.46%) CSS
3 19 (36.54%) J2EE
3 19 (36.54%) Swing
4 18 (34.62%) Ajax
5 8 (15.38%) Middleware
6 7 (13.46%) .NET
7 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.77%) Java EE
7 3 (5.77%) Spring
8 2 (3.85%) RESTful
9 1 (1.92%) iOS SDK
9 1 (1.92%) JPA
9 1 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.92%) Spring MVC
9 1 (1.92%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 35 (67.31%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.54%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.85%) Biology
4 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Linux
2 12 (23.08%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Software Engineering
2 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (36.54%) E-Commerce
3 19 (36.54%) OO
3 19 (36.54%) OOP
4 18 (34.62%) SDLC
5 10 (19.23%) Software Testing
6 8 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
6 8 (15.38%) Analytics
6 8 (15.38%) Data Analytics
6 8 (15.38%) Project Management
6 8 (15.38%) Scrum
7 7 (13.46%) Defect Tracking
8 6 (11.54%) Benchmarking
8 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (7.69%) Web Application Development
9 4 (7.69%) Web Development
10 2 (3.85%) Bioinformatics
10 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) Java
2 28 (53.85%) PL/SQL
3 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
4 14 (26.92%) SQL
5 7 (13.46%) Python
6 6 (11.54%) C
6 6 (11.54%) C++
6 6 (11.54%) Embedded C
6 6 (11.54%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.92%) Perl
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (67.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Slurm Workload Manager
Vendors
1 29 (55.77%) Oracle
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) HP
3 1 (1.92%) IBM
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