The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 102 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 0 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.28% - 2.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% - 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 28
Average salary £45,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
350 276 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.79% 28.34% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 256 243 291
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Open Source
East of England

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 Miscellaneous 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
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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 2 £42,500 - 2
Basildon - 1 £45,000 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 12 (80.00%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) E-Commerce
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Degree
4 9 (60.00%) OO
4 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) CSS
5 8 (53.33%) J2EE
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (46.67%) Ant
6 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
6 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
6 7 (46.67%) JBoss
6 7 (46.67%) Swing
6 7 (46.67%) JMS
6 7 (46.67%) Data Mining
6 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
6 7 (46.67%) Maven
6 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
6 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
6 7 (46.67%) GlassFish
6 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
7 6 (40.00%) OOP
7 6 (40.00%) Project Management
7 6 (40.00%) Python
8 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
8 5 (33.33%) Ajax
8 5 (33.33%) Relational Database

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
1 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
1 7 (46.67%) GlassFish
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.67%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) SNMP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) SSH
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) Data Mining
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Ant
1 7 (46.67%) Maven
2 5 (33.33%) Gradle
3 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (26.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 8 (53.33%) J2EE
3 7 (46.67%) Swing
3 7 (46.67%) JMS
3 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 5 (33.33%) Ajax
5 4 (26.67%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (13.33%) Spring
8 1 (6.67%) JSF
8 1 (6.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Biometrics
2 1 (6.67%) Social Network
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) E-Commerce
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) OOP
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) OOD
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Logistics
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
7 1 (6.67%) SOA
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow
7 1 (6.67%) Information Security
7 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Document Management
7 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Python
5 4 (26.67%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) C++
6 3 (20.00%) PHP
6 3 (20.00%) Ruby
7 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
7 2 (13.33%) C
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 1 (6.67%) Perl
8 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) NFS
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
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