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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 89 68 81
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.74% 2.11% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 2.79% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 3
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £46,200
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
784 682 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.23% 75.61% 78.10%
Number of salaries quoted 666 546 593
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 £45,000 +16.88%
Gloucester -8 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Stroud - 1 £50,000 -
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) WEP
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) JSON
5 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (20.00%) Node.js
5 3 (20.00%) Social Media
6 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
6 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) BigTable
6 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (13.33%) HDFS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) WEP
2 2 (13.33%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (13.33%) BigTable
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) TestNG
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
3 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) jQuery
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (20.00%) JSON
2 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (6.67%) Zend Framework
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (6.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Social Media
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Remote Sensing
2 2 (13.33%) GIS
3 1 (6.67%) Blog
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Scrum
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (13.33%) Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Data Management
2 2 (13.33%) Business Development
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) CMMI
2 2 (13.33%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) OOD
3 1 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Web Development
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
4 2 (13.33%) C
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) HND
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) CEH
4 1 (6.67%) GCIA
4 1 (6.67%) GREM
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Google
1 2 (13.33%) ESRI
2 1 (6.67%) Zend
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