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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 38 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 16 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.92% 3.04% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% 3.92% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 4
Average salary £52,500 £34,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £19,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
264 204 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 81.23% 77.57% 83.54%
Number of salaries quoted 228 161 132
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (85.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) DevOps
3 11 (55.00%) Python
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (45.00%) Java
6 8 (40.00%) SaaS
7 7 (35.00%) PaaS
7 7 (35.00%) Puppet
7 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (35.00%) JIRA
7 7 (35.00%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (35.00%) Hadoop
7 7 (35.00%) vCloud
7 7 (35.00%) Big Data
7 7 (35.00%) IaaS
7 7 (35.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
7 7 (35.00%) VMware
8 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
8 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) Legal
8 3 (15.00%) Information Management
8 3 (15.00%) Information Security
8 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (15.00%) HTML
8 3 (15.00%) UNIX

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) SaaS
2 7 (35.00%) PaaS
2 7 (35.00%) IaaS
2 7 (35.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Hadoop
1 7 (35.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (35.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Release Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Solutions Architect
1 7 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Build and Release Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Author
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) DevOps
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (35.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Information Management
4 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) SIEM
6 1 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Python
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (35.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
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