The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 33 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 8 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.92% 3.43% 2.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.84% 13.95% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Average salary £23,750 £31,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.38% -36.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,200 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £46,600 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
117 43 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 42.70% 24.57% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 87 41 60
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 Miscellaneous 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 19 September 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 4 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (25.00%) WordPress
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Graphic Design
3 3 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) OOD
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) JBoss
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) Struts
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) GWT
4 2 (16.67%) Java EE
4 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) SaaS
4 2 (16.67%) PaaS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (25.00%) WordPress
2 2 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
1 2 (16.67%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Law
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Junior
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Designer
1 3 (25.00%) Junior Designer
1 3 (25.00%) Digital Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
1 4 (33.33%) HTML5
1 4 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (16.67%) GWT
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) Java EE
2 2 (16.67%) Struts
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) XHTML
3 1 (8.33%) Symfony
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Graphic Design
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) OOD
3 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) i2