The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 49 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.66% 4.65% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 6.30% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 2
Average salary £49,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
232 127 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 77.08% 73.84% 79.68%
Number of salaries quoted 187 112 123
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Open Source
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Farnborough

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (72.22%) Ruby
4 13 (72.22%) Perl
5 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 12 (66.67%) DevOps
6 11 (61.11%) vCloud
6 11 (61.11%) VMware
7 9 (50.00%) Python
8 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
8 8 (44.44%) PHP
8 8 (44.44%) Windows
8 8 (44.44%) OpenStack
8 8 (44.44%) Software Deployment
8 8 (44.44%) Puppet
8 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
8 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (33.33%) Java
9 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
10 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
10 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
10 5 (27.78%) JIRA
10 5 (27.78%) Atlassian
10 5 (27.78%) Scala
10 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (27.78%) Confluence

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 8 (44.44%) OpenStack
2 5 (27.78%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (22.22%) SaaS
4 3 (16.67%) IaaS
4 3 (16.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Consultant
3 6 (33.33%) DevOps Consultant
4 5 (27.78%) C Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C/C++ Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C++ Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C++/Java Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Java Software Developer
4 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Presales Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Presales Solution Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) OpenCL
2 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
2 1 (5.56%) Drools
2 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (27.78%) VHDL
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Mac OS X
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (66.67%) DevOps
4 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 8 (44.44%) Software Deployment
5 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
6 3 (16.67%) Presales
7 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.56%) ERP
7 1 (5.56%) Information Management
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security
7 1 (5.56%) Microservices
7 1 (5.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Perl
1 13 (72.22%) Ruby
2 9 (50.00%) Python
3 8 (44.44%) PHP
4 6 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) C
5 5 (27.78%) C++
5 5 (27.78%) Scala
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) vCloud
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (44.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Atlassian