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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 69 80 100
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 16 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.91% 0.25% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.11% 0.83% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +15.67%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
262 242 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.30% 29.95% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 230 213 242
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 - 4 £37,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £43,000 -
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (46.88%) Scrum
2 13 (40.63%) Spring
2 13 (40.63%) JSON
2 13 (40.63%) QA
2 13 (40.63%) Selenium
2 13 (40.63%) jMock
2 13 (40.63%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) JUnit
2 13 (40.63%) XML
2 13 (40.63%) Test Automation
2 13 (40.63%) RESTful
2 13 (40.63%) JBehave
3 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.00%) C#
4 8 (25.00%) .NET
4 8 (25.00%) Python
4 8 (25.00%) Web Development
4 8 (25.00%) GIS
4 8 (25.00%) ESRI
4 8 (25.00%) ArcGIS
4 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (21.88%) MySQL
5 7 (21.88%) PHP
6 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 5 (15.63%) Apache Flex
7 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.63%) Graphic Design
7 5 (15.63%) Zend

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (25.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) Broadband
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MySQL
2 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) JUnit
1 13 (40.63%) Selenium
1 13 (40.63%) jMock
1 13 (40.63%) JBehave
2 2 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Test Engineer
1 13 (40.63%) QA Engineer
1 13 (40.63%) QA Automation Engineer
1 13 (40.63%) Automation Engineer
1 13 (40.63%) Test Automation Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Consultant
4 7 (21.88%) GIS Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) GIS Developer
7 3 (9.38%) LAMP Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) PHP Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Spring
1 13 (40.63%) JSON
1 13 (40.63%) XML
1 13 (40.63%) RESTful
2 8 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (15.63%) Apache Flex
4 4 (12.50%) LAMP
5 2 (6.25%) Zend Framework
5 2 (6.25%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) GIS
2 5 (15.63%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Scrum
2 13 (40.63%) Test Automation
3 8 (25.00%) Web Development
4 4 (12.50%) Business Development
4 4 (12.50%) Release Management
4 4 (12.50%) Data Management
5 3 (9.38%) MVC
5 3 (9.38%) Time Management
5 3 (9.38%) Web Application Development
5 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) OO
6 2 (6.25%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) Python
3 8 (25.00%) C#
4 7 (21.88%) PHP
5 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 3 (9.38%) Perl
5 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) MCP
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) ESRI
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Zend
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Twitter
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