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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 78 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 18 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.95% 2.68% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 3.12% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 25
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £81,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
812 866 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 88.17% 86.00% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 550 719 606
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +6 8 £47,000 -
Tewkesbury - 5 £40,000 - 1
Gloucester -19 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
3 15 (57.69%) C
3 15 (57.69%) C++
4 14 (53.85%) DV Cleared
5 12 (46.15%) Java
6 10 (38.46%) Perl
6 10 (38.46%) C#
6 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
7 9 (34.62%) Linux
8 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 8 (30.77%) Degree
9 7 (26.92%) Ruby
9 7 (26.92%) SQL
9 7 (26.92%) Windows
9 7 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (23.08%) Python
10 6 (23.08%) .NET
10 6 (23.08%) Scrum
10 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
11 5 (19.23%) jQuery
11 5 (19.23%) Atlassian
11 5 (19.23%) JIRA
11 5 (19.23%) VHDL
11 5 (19.23%) Marketing
11 5 (19.23%) Mac OS X
11 5 (19.23%) MySQL
11 5 (19.23%) Oracle
11 5 (19.23%) UML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (19.23%) Apache
1 5 (19.23%) Confluence
2 4 (15.38%) CMS
2 4 (15.38%) WordPress
3 3 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark
4 2 (7.69%) Drupal
4 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
5 1 (3.85%) ArcGIS
5 1 (3.85%) Node.js
5 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) LDAP
2 3 (11.54%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
3 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
3 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (7.69%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.85%) GIS
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) JUnit
2 4 (15.38%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 5 (19.23%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Military
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C/C++ Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C/C++ Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C++ Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C++/Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Database Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) jQuery
2 5 (19.23%) OpenCL
3 4 (15.38%) J2EE
3 4 (15.38%) Web Services
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
4 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.54%) CSS
4 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
4 3 (11.54%) HTML
4 3 (11.54%) HTML5
4 3 (11.54%) JMS
4 3 (11.54%) XML
4 3 (11.54%) XSLT
5 2 (7.69%) CSS3
5 2 (7.69%) Kafka
5 2 (7.69%) LESS
5 2 (7.69%) Sass
5 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (7.69%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (19.23%) VHDL
2 4 (15.38%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (11.54%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 2 (7.69%) Internet of Things
4 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.69%) Social Media
4 2 (7.69%) User Experience
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.85%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 5 (19.23%) Mac OS X
4 4 (15.38%) Unix
5 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.69%) Android
6 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
3 7 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 5 (19.23%) UML
5 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
6 4 (15.38%) Analytics
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.54%) Direct Marketing
7 3 (11.54%) OO
7 3 (11.54%) SOA
7 3 (11.54%) System Testing
7 3 (11.54%) TDD
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
8 2 (7.69%) Content Management
8 2 (7.69%) CRM
8 2 (7.69%) OOP
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C
1 15 (57.69%) C++
2 12 (46.15%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) C#
3 10 (38.46%) Perl
4 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 7 (26.92%) Ruby
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Python
7 5 (19.23%) Scala
8 4 (15.38%) PHP
8 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
9 2 (7.69%) ActionScript
10 1 (3.85%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 14 (53.85%) DV Cleared
3 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 8 (30.77%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Atlassian
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Adobe
2 2 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) ESRI
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.85%) Symantec
3 1 (3.85%) Xilinx
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago