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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 37 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.67% 2.08% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.02% 7.04% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
57 71 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 23.85% 29.58% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 43 67 58
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £68,350
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 5 May 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Ruby
2 10 (83.33%) DevOps
3 8 (66.67%) Go
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Games
3 8 (66.67%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (50.00%) MySQL
5 6 (50.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (25.00%) Python
8 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 2 (16.67%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (16.67%) SaaS
8 2 (16.67%) PaaS
8 2 (16.67%) vCloud
8 2 (16.67%) IaaS
8 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
9 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (8.33%) HTML5
9 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
9 1 (8.33%) Pthreads
9 1 (8.33%) CentOS
9 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
9 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) IPsec
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 8 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) STL
1 1 (8.33%) POSIX
1 1 (8.33%) Pthreads
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (8.33%) SCADA
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
6 1 (8.33%) Information Management
6 1 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) OOD
6 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
6 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Ruby
2 8 (66.67%) Go
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) vCloud
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat