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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 65 70 90
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +20
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 32 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.04% 2.39% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.64% 6.73% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 0
Average salary £66,500 £42,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +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
332 327 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.53% 35.50% 41.36%
Number of salaries quoted 263 264 291
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +15 21 £57,500 +36.90% 1
Cheltenham -5 10 - -
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (47.17%) JavaScript
2 24 (45.28%) Linux
3 20 (37.74%) Perl
3 20 (37.74%) Web Development
3 20 (37.74%) Degree
4 18 (33.96%) Python
5 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
6 16 (30.19%) Cisco
6 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
7 15 (28.30%) Internet
7 15 (28.30%) HTML
7 15 (28.30%) CSS
7 15 (28.30%) DV Cleared
8 13 (24.53%) Bash Shell
8 13 (24.53%) Time Management
8 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
9 12 (22.64%) MySQL
10 11 (20.75%) Windows
10 11 (20.75%) GIS
10 11 (20.75%) ESRI
10 11 (20.75%) ArcGIS
10 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
11 10 (18.87%) HTML5
11 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
11 10 (18.87%) Subversion
11 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
11 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
11 10 (18.87%) C#
11 10 (18.87%) .NET
11 10 (18.87%) CSS3

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (20.75%) ArcGIS
2 9 (16.98%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) CMS
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) Internet
2 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
3 8 (15.09%) Firewall
4 7 (13.21%) LDAP
4 7 (13.21%) SMTP
4 7 (13.21%) Ethernet
4 7 (13.21%) HTTP
4 7 (13.21%) Kerberos
4 7 (13.21%) SNMP
5 3 (5.66%) DHCP
5 3 (5.66%) DNS
6 2 (3.77%) SAN
6 2 (3.77%) VPN
6 2 (3.77%) MPLS
6 2 (3.77%) LAN
6 2 (3.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) MySQL
2 8 (15.09%) RDBMS
2 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.21%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Subversion
1 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
1 10 (18.87%) QUnit
1 10 (18.87%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.89%) JUnit
2 1 (1.89%) JBehave
2 1 (1.89%) Selenium
2 1 (1.89%) jMock
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (24.53%) Administrator
2 13 (24.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 13 (24.53%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (20.75%) Consultant
4 10 (18.87%) GIS Consultant
4 10 (18.87%) Web Developer
5 9 (16.98%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (13.21%) Software Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Software Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Lead Web Developer
8 5 (9.43%) PHP Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Lead Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Architect
10 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
11 2 (3.77%) GIS Developer
11 2 (3.77%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) CSS
1 15 (28.30%) HTML
2 10 (18.87%) .NET
2 10 (18.87%) HTML5
2 10 (18.87%) CSS3
3 3 (5.66%) Apache Flex
3 3 (5.66%) XML
4 2 (3.77%) LAMP
4 2 (3.77%) J2EE
5 1 (1.89%) RESTful
5 1 (1.89%) Spring
5 1 (1.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) GIS
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) User Experience
3 3 (5.66%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Linux
2 11 (20.75%) Windows
3 8 (15.09%) UNIX
4 7 (13.21%) Solaris
5 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Web Development
2 13 (24.53%) Time Management
3 10 (18.87%) Web Application Development
4 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.09%) Data Management
6 7 (13.21%) TDD
6 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
6 7 (13.21%) ITIL
6 7 (13.21%) Software Deployment
6 7 (13.21%) Unit Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Change Management
8 4 (7.55%) Business Development
8 4 (7.55%) Cyber Security
9 2 (3.77%) Refactoring
9 2 (3.77%) Scrum
9 2 (3.77%) Information Security
10 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.89%) UML
10 1 (1.89%) RUP
10 1 (1.89%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
2 20 (37.74%) Perl
3 18 (33.96%) Python
4 13 (24.53%) Bash Shell
5 10 (18.87%) C#
6 7 (13.21%) Bourne shell
7 5 (9.43%) PHP
8 3 (5.66%) Java
9 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) Degree
2 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
3 15 (28.30%) DV Cleared
4 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.21%) qmail
3 2 (3.77%) Terminal Server
3 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) Nagios
1 7 (13.21%) Zenoss
1 7 (13.21%) yum
1 7 (13.21%) Puppet
1 7 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Cisco
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
3 11 (20.75%) ESRI
4 2 (3.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) Citrix
5 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.89%) Symantec
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