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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 41 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.80% 1.43% 1.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.13% 6.25% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £23,750 £43,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.76% -11.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,950 £33,400 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £52,600 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
94 48 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 37.60% 22.86% 38.50%
Number of salaries quoted 64 46 65
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (54.55%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) User Experience
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) WordPress
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
3 3 (27.27%) Graphic Design
3 3 (27.27%) Web Design
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) Struts
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) JBoss
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) GWT
4 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) Java EE
4 2 (18.18%) IaaS
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (27.27%) WordPress
2 2 (18.18%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
1 2 (18.18%) PaaS
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
1 2 (18.18%) OpenShift
General
1 1 (9.09%) Law
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Junior
1 3 (27.27%) Designer
1 3 (27.27%) Junior Designer
1 3 (27.27%) Digital Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
1 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) HTML5
2 3 (27.27%) CSS3
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
3 2 (18.18%) Struts
3 2 (18.18%) Middleware
3 2 (18.18%) Java EE
3 2 (18.18%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Graphic Design
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) i2