The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 93 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +12
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 8 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.80% 1.94% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 2.54% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 2
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -9.67%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
860 630 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 85.49% 76.46% 77.05%
Number of salaries quoted 712 517 550
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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
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 28 August 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 - 3 £47,500 -
Stroud - 1 £50,000 -
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) C
6 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
6 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) JUnit
6 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) UML
6 3 (21.43%) LDAP
6 3 (21.43%) WEP
6 3 (21.43%) JSON
6 3 (21.43%) Selenium
6 3 (21.43%) Social Media
6 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
6 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LDAP
1 3 (21.43%) WEP
2 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JUnit
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
4 3 (21.43%) J2EE
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) XSLT
5 2 (14.29%) JMS
5 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.14%) Zend Framework
6 1 (7.14%) LESS
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Social Media
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (14.29%) GIS
2 2 (14.29%) Remote Sensing
3 1 (7.14%) Blog
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Business Development
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) HND
4 1 (7.14%) GCIA
4 1 (7.14%) CEH
4 1 (7.14%) GREM
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) ESRI
2 1 (7.14%) Zend
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
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