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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 63 77 88
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 41 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.45% 1.29% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.39% 3.68% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 2
Average salary £37,000 £42,000 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +88.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,950 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £78,650 £45,000 £22,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
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
360 326 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.25% 34.98% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 277 258 279
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Gloucester +23 26 £37,000 -11.90% 1
Cheltenham -2 10 - -
Tewkesbury - 1 £27,500 -
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
2 24 (42.11%) Linux
3 20 (35.09%) Perl
3 20 (35.09%) Web Development
3 20 (35.09%) Degree
4 18 (31.58%) Python
5 16 (28.07%) Cisco
5 16 (28.07%) Security Cleared
6 15 (26.32%) HTML
6 15 (26.32%) CSS
6 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 15 (26.32%) Internet
7 14 (24.56%) DV Cleared
8 13 (22.81%) Bash Shell
8 13 (22.81%) Red Hat
8 13 (22.81%) MySQL
8 13 (22.81%) Time Management
8 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (19.30%) ESRI
9 11 (19.30%) Windows
9 11 (19.30%) QA
9 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
9 11 (19.30%) ArcGIS
9 11 (19.30%) GIS
10 10 (17.54%) QUnit
10 10 (17.54%) Jasmine
10 10 (17.54%) Subversion
10 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
10 10 (17.54%) .NET
10 10 (17.54%) HTML5

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (19.30%) ArcGIS
2 9 (15.79%) Apache
3 2 (3.51%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) Internet
2 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
3 8 (14.04%) Firewall
4 7 (12.28%) LDAP
4 7 (12.28%) SMTP
4 7 (12.28%) Ethernet
4 7 (12.28%) HTTP
4 7 (12.28%) Kerberos
4 7 (12.28%) SNMP
5 3 (5.26%) DHCP
5 3 (5.26%) DNS
6 2 (3.51%) SAN
6 2 (3.51%) VPN
6 2 (3.51%) MPLS
6 2 (3.51%) LAN
6 2 (3.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) MySQL
2 8 (14.04%) RDBMS
2 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Subversion
1 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
1 10 (17.54%) QUnit
1 10 (17.54%) Jasmine
2 5 (8.77%) JUnit
2 5 (8.77%) JBehave
2 5 (8.77%) Selenium
2 5 (8.77%) jMock
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (22.81%) Administrator
2 13 (22.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 13 (22.81%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (19.30%) Consultant
4 10 (17.54%) GIS Consultant
4 10 (17.54%) Web Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (14.04%) Software Engineer
7 7 (12.28%) Software Developer
8 6 (10.53%) PHP Developer
9 5 (8.77%) Test Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (8.77%) Lead Web Developer
9 5 (8.77%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
9 5 (8.77%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) HTML
1 15 (26.32%) CSS
2 10 (17.54%) .NET
2 10 (17.54%) HTML5
2 10 (17.54%) CSS3
3 7 (12.28%) XML
4 5 (8.77%) Spring
4 5 (8.77%) JSON
4 5 (8.77%) RESTful
5 3 (5.26%) Apache Flex
5 3 (5.26%) LAMP
6 2 (3.51%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) GIS
2 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) User Experience
3 3 (5.26%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Windows
3 8 (14.04%) UNIX
4 7 (12.28%) Solaris
5 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Web Development
2 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.81%) Time Management
3 10 (17.54%) Web Application Development
4 8 (14.04%) Data Management
5 7 (12.28%) TDD
5 7 (12.28%) ITIL
5 7 (12.28%) Software Deployment
5 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
5 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
6 6 (10.53%) Change Management
6 6 (10.53%) Scrum
7 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.02%) Business Development
9 3 (5.26%) Cyber Security
10 2 (3.51%) Refactoring
10 2 (3.51%) Information Security
11 1 (1.75%) MVC
11 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (1.75%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
2 20 (35.09%) Perl
3 18 (31.58%) Python
4 13 (22.81%) Bash Shell
5 10 (17.54%) C#
6 7 (12.28%) Java
6 7 (12.28%) Bourne shell
7 6 (10.53%) PHP
8 2 (3.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (35.09%) Degree
2 16 (28.07%) Security Cleared
3 14 (24.56%) DV Cleared
4 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) QA
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.28%) qmail
3 2 (3.51%) Terminal Server
3 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Nagios
1 7 (12.28%) Zenoss
1 7 (12.28%) yum
1 7 (12.28%) Puppet
1 7 (12.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Cisco
2 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 13 (22.81%) Red Hat
4 11 (19.30%) ESRI
5 2 (3.51%) VMware
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle
5 2 (3.51%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.75%) Symantec
6 1 (1.75%) Zend
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago