The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 66 81 100
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +19
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 19 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.14% 0.48% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.31% 1.49% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
260 269 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.25% 32.37% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 214 242 270
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,047 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
South West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 3 £35,000 -14.63%
Cheltenham -8 1 £38,500 -12.00%
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (40.00%) Scrum
2 13 (37.14%) MySQL
3 12 (34.29%) JUnit
3 12 (34.29%) Java
3 12 (34.29%) XML
3 12 (34.29%) Spring
3 12 (34.29%) JSON
3 12 (34.29%) QA
3 12 (34.29%) Selenium
3 12 (34.29%) jMock
3 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
3 12 (34.29%) RESTful
3 12 (34.29%) JBehave
4 10 (28.57%) Linux
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
6 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
6 8 (22.86%) Python
7 7 (20.00%) PHP
7 7 (20.00%) SQL
7 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (17.14%) Web Development
8 6 (17.14%) GIS
8 6 (17.14%) ESRI
8 6 (17.14%) ArcGIS
8 6 (17.14%) .NET
8 6 (17.14%) C#
8 6 (17.14%) Apache
9 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 5 (14.29%) Perl

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6 (17.14%) ArcGIS
1 6 (17.14%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) Lync
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) PaaS
2 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) DHCP
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 3 (8.57%) Internet
3 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) VLAN
4 2 (5.71%) SMTP
4 2 (5.71%) LDAP
4 2 (5.71%) Broadband
4 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
4 2 (5.71%) HTTP
4 2 (5.71%) Kerberos
4 2 (5.71%) SNMP
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) JUnit
1 12 (34.29%) Selenium
1 12 (34.29%) jMock
1 12 (34.29%) JBehave
2 2 (5.71%) Jasmine
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Test Engineer
1 12 (34.29%) QA Engineer
1 12 (34.29%) QA Automation Engineer
1 12 (34.29%) Automation Engineer
1 12 (34.29%) Test Automation Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) GIS Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) GIS Developer
6 3 (8.57%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) LAMP Developer
6 3 (8.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) Spring
1 12 (34.29%) JSON
1 12 (34.29%) XML
1 12 (34.29%) RESTful
2 6 (17.14%) .NET
3 4 (11.43%) LAMP
3 4 (11.43%) Apache Flex
4 2 (5.71%) Zend Framework
4 2 (5.71%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) GIS
2 4 (11.43%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) UNIX
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Scrum
2 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
3 6 (17.14%) Web Development
4 4 (11.43%) TDD
4 4 (11.43%) Release Management
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
5 3 (8.57%) MVC
5 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Data Management
5 3 (8.57%) Business Development
5 3 (8.57%) Web Application Development
5 3 (8.57%) Time Management
6 2 (5.71%) Software Deployment
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics
6 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.86%) Python
3 7 (20.00%) PHP
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) C#
5 5 (14.29%) Perl
6 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.71%) C
7 2 (5.71%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (14.29%) MCP
2 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) MCSA
3 4 (11.43%) MCITP
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.71%) qmail
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Zenoss
1 2 (5.71%) YUM
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Nagios
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) ESRI
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Zend
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) Twitter