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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 31 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.61% 0.52% 1.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.67% 2.22% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
45 45 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 24.19% 23.44% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 37 45 84
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 18 December 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 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) User Experience
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
3 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
3 3 (27.27%) Web Design
3 3 (27.27%) Spring
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) Graphic Design
3 3 (27.27%) WordPress
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) OOD
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) Struts
4 2 (18.18%) JBoss
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) Games
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 2 (18.18%) Java EE
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (18.18%) Golang
4 2 (18.18%) OpenShift
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) IPsec
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 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%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 3 (27.27%) CSS3
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
2 3 (27.27%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) Java EE
3 2 (18.18%) Struts
3 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
4 1 (9.09%) POSIX
4 1 (9.09%) STL
4 1 (9.09%) GWT
4 1 (9.09%) Pthreads
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
3 1 (9.09%) SCADA
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) OOD
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Golang
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) i2