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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 90 67 86
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 10 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.00% 2.61% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.28% 6.83% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 5
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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 Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
305 322 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.47% 38.20% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 247 279 326
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Gloucester -2 7 £80,000 +90.47% 1
Cheltenham -5 1 - - 2
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 25 (49.02%) Linux
2 21 (41.18%) Perl
3 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
3 20 (39.22%) Degree
4 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
4 16 (31.37%) Cisco
4 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
5 15 (29.41%) Internet
5 15 (29.41%) CSS
5 15 (29.41%) HTML
5 15 (29.41%) Web Development
6 14 (27.45%) DV Cleared
6 14 (27.45%) Python
7 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
7 13 (25.49%) Time Management
7 13 (25.49%) Bash Shell
8 12 (23.53%) MySQL
9 11 (21.57%) Windows
10 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
10 10 (19.61%) UNIX
10 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
10 10 (19.61%) Subversion
10 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
10 10 (19.61%) HTML5
10 10 (19.61%) CSS3
10 10 (19.61%) QUnit
10 10 (19.61%) Jasmine
10 10 (19.61%) Web Application Development
10 10 (19.61%) GitHub
11 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 9 (17.65%) Apache
2 6 (11.76%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) GitHub
2 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) Internet
2 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
3 9 (17.65%) HTTP
4 8 (15.69%) Firewall
5 7 (13.73%) Ethernet
5 7 (13.73%) Kerberos
5 7 (13.73%) SNMP
5 7 (13.73%) LDAP
5 7 (13.73%) SMTP
6 3 (5.88%) DHCP
6 3 (5.88%) DNS
7 2 (3.92%) SAN
7 2 (3.92%) MPLS
7 2 (3.92%) LAN
7 2 (3.92%) WAN
7 2 (3.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) MySQL
2 7 (13.73%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
3 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) BigTable
4 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Subversion
1 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
1 10 (19.61%) QUnit
1 10 (19.61%) Jasmine
2 2 (3.92%) Selenium
3 1 (1.96%) TestNG
3 1 (1.96%) JUnit
3 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.96%) NUnit
3 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (3.92%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (25.49%) Administrator
2 13 (25.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 13 (25.49%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (19.61%) Web Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) GIS Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Lead Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Lead Web Developer
6 5 (9.80%) PHP Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.92%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) CSS
1 15 (29.41%) HTML
2 10 (19.61%) HTML5
2 10 (19.61%) CSS3
3 5 (9.80%) .NET
4 2 (3.92%) J2EE
4 2 (3.92%) XML
4 2 (3.92%) LAMP
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) GIS
1 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.96%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 25 (49.02%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) Windows
3 10 (19.61%) UNIX
4 7 (13.73%) Solaris
5 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Web Development
2 13 (25.49%) Time Management
3 10 (19.61%) Web Application Development
4 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (13.73%) TDD
5 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
5 7 (13.73%) ITIL
5 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
5 7 (13.73%) Software Deployment
6 6 (11.76%) Change Management
7 5 (9.80%) Data Management
8 4 (7.84%) Cyber Security
9 2 (3.92%) Analytics
9 2 (3.92%) CMMI
9 2 (3.92%) Business Development
9 2 (3.92%) Refactoring
9 2 (3.92%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.92%) Scrum
9 2 (3.92%) Information Security
9 2 (3.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) Perl
2 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
3 14 (27.45%) Python
4 13 (25.49%) Bash Shell
5 7 (13.73%) Bourne shell
6 6 (11.76%) C#
7 5 (9.80%) PHP
8 4 (7.84%) Java
9 2 (3.92%) C
9 2 (3.92%) SQL
9 2 (3.92%) Ruby
10 1 (1.96%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) Degree
2 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
3 14 (27.45%) DV Cleared
4 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) ISEB
5 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.96%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) qmail
3 2 (3.92%) HDFS
3 2 (3.92%) Terminal Server
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Nagios
1 7 (13.73%) Zenoss
1 7 (13.73%) yum
1 7 (13.73%) Puppet
1 7 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Cisco
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
3 6 (11.76%) ESRI
4 2 (3.92%) VMware
4 2 (3.92%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.96%) Symantec
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