The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 99 75 92
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +17
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 8 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.71% 1.63% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% 3.65% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 8
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £54,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
340 411 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.22% 44.63% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 234 318 364
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Gloucestershire region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Open Source
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +1 3 £50,000 -7.40% 1
Gloucester -18 2 £33,750 -8.78% 1
Stroud - 1 £47,500 -
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (43.59%) Linux
1 17 (43.59%) Degree
2 16 (41.03%) Perl
3 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
4 11 (28.21%) HTML
4 11 (28.21%) CSS
4 11 (28.21%) Internet
4 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
4 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.64%) Web Development
5 10 (25.64%) DV Cleared
5 10 (25.64%) Cisco
5 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
5 10 (25.64%) Windows
6 9 (23.08%) UNIX
6 9 (23.08%) Python
6 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 9 (23.08%) HTTP
6 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 9 (23.08%) Web Application Development
7 8 (20.51%) GitHub
7 8 (20.51%) CSS3
7 8 (20.51%) QUnit
7 8 (20.51%) Jasmine
7 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
7 8 (20.51%) HTML5
7 8 (20.51%) Time Management
7 8 (20.51%) Subversion
7 8 (20.51%) Red Hat

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (17.95%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Node.js
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) GitHub
2 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Internet
2 9 (23.08%) HTTP
2 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.95%) LDAP
3 7 (17.95%) Ethernet
3 7 (17.95%) Kerberos
3 7 (17.95%) SNMP
3 7 (17.95%) SMTP
3 7 (17.95%) Firewall
4 2 (5.13%) LAN
4 2 (5.13%) WAN
4 2 (5.13%) MPLS
4 2 (5.13%) DHCP
4 2 (5.13%) VPN
4 2 (5.13%) DNS
4 2 (5.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.56%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) MySQL
2 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.13%) BigTable
3 2 (5.13%) Big Data
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.51%) QUnit
2 8 (20.51%) Jasmine
2 8 (20.51%) Subversion
3 2 (5.13%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.56%) TestNG
4 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.56%) NUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.56%) JUnit
General
1 2 (5.13%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (20.51%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (20.51%) Administrator
2 8 (20.51%) Web Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (17.95%) Software Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Lead Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Lead Web Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Perl Software Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) HTML
1 11 (28.21%) CSS
2 8 (20.51%) CSS3
2 8 (20.51%) HTML5
3 2 (5.13%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) J2EE
3 2 (5.13%) jQuery
4 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.56%) LESS
4 1 (2.56%) Zend Framework
4 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.56%) JSON
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Blog
3 1 (2.56%) Social Media
3 1 (2.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) Windows
3 9 (23.08%) UNIX
4 7 (17.95%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Web Development
3 9 (23.08%) Web Application Development
4 8 (20.51%) Time Management
5 7 (17.95%) ITIL
5 7 (17.95%) TDD
5 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
5 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
5 7 (17.95%) Software Deployment
6 6 (15.38%) Change Management
7 4 (10.26%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) Cyber Security
8 2 (5.13%) ETL
8 2 (5.13%) Information Security
8 2 (5.13%) Migration
8 2 (5.13%) CMMI
8 2 (5.13%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.13%) Analytics
9 1 (2.56%) Malware Analysis
9 1 (2.56%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) Perl
2 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.08%) Python
4 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
5 7 (17.95%) Bourne shell
6 5 (12.82%) Java
7 3 (7.69%) C#
7 3 (7.69%) SQL
8 2 (5.13%) PHP
8 2 (5.13%) C
8 2 (5.13%) Ruby
9 1 (2.56%) Groovy
9 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Degree
2 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
3 10 (25.64%) DV Cleared
4 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.56%) CEH
5 1 (2.56%) GCIA
5 1 (2.56%) ISEB
5 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.95%) qmail
3 2 (5.13%) Terminal Server
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Nagios
1 7 (17.95%) yum
1 7 (17.95%) Zenoss
1 7 (17.95%) Puppet
1 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Cisco
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Citrix
3 2 (5.13%) VMware
3 2 (5.13%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) Zend
4 1 (2.56%) ESRI
4 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago