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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 73 90 94
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 15 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.61% 0.92% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.00% 2.30% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 4
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £28,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £43,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
375 392 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 40.19% 40.04% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 305 313 239
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 7 £37,000 - 1
Cheltenham -18 3 £54,000 +27.05% 1
Tewkesbury - 1 £60,000 - 3
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (75.00%) MySQL
2 25 (69.44%) Python
3 21 (58.33%) Linux
4 20 (55.56%) Apache
5 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
6 18 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 17 (47.22%) Perl
7 17 (47.22%) TDD
8 16 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (44.44%) HTTP
8 16 (44.44%) SNMP
9 15 (41.67%) Nagios
9 15 (41.67%) Kerberos
9 15 (41.67%) LDAP
9 15 (41.67%) SMTP
9 15 (41.67%) Firewall
9 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (41.67%) Unit Testing
9 15 (41.67%) Zenoss
9 15 (41.67%) qmail
9 15 (41.67%) YUM
9 15 (41.67%) Puppet
9 15 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (38.89%) Software Deployment
10 14 (38.89%) C
10 14 (38.89%) ITIL
10 14 (38.89%) Ethernet
11 12 (33.33%) Windows
12 10 (27.78%) Degree
12 10 (27.78%) Relational Database

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (55.56%) Apache
2 8 (22.22%) ArcGIS
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.11%) IIS
3 4 (11.11%) Lync
4 2 (5.56%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) SaaS
2 3 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (44.44%) HTTP
2 16 (44.44%) SNMP
3 15 (41.67%) Kerberos
3 15 (41.67%) LDAP
3 15 (41.67%) SMTP
3 15 (41.67%) Firewall
4 14 (38.89%) Ethernet
5 7 (19.44%) DNS
6 4 (11.11%) DHCP
7 3 (8.33%) VLAN
7 3 (8.33%) LAN
7 3 (8.33%) WAN
8 2 (5.56%) Internet
8 2 (5.56%) Broadband
9 1 (2.78%) MRTG
9 1 (2.78%) SSH
9 1 (2.78%) TELNET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (75.00%) MySQL
2 16 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (27.78%) Relational Database
4 8 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.56%) Big Data
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Jasmine
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) JBehave
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) jMock
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) GIS Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) Perl Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Programmer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Programmer
7 2 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Programmer
8 1 (2.78%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) LAMP
2 2 (5.56%) Zend Framework
2 2 (5.56%) Ext JS
2 2 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
3 1 (2.78%) Spring
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.78%) SOAP
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (22.22%) GIS
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 8 (22.22%) Solaris
4 7 (19.44%) UNIX
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) TDD
2 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Unit Testing
3 14 (38.89%) Software Deployment
3 14 (38.89%) ITIL
4 8 (22.22%) Data Management
5 5 (13.89%) Web Development
6 4 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.33%) Web Application Development
7 3 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) OO
8 2 (5.56%) Business Development
8 2 (5.56%) Content Management
8 2 (5.56%) Release Management
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) Analytics
9 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.78%) Time Management
9 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) Python
2 17 (47.22%) Perl
3 14 (38.89%) C
4 9 (25.00%) C++
5 8 (22.22%) Bourne shell
6 7 (19.44%) PHP
7 6 (16.67%) SQL
8 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
9 3 (8.33%) C#
10 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (19.44%) DV Cleared
4 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.11%) MCSA
5 4 (11.11%) MCP
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (11.11%) MCITP
5 4 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
2 15 (41.67%) qmail
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) Nagios
1 15 (41.67%) Zenoss
1 15 (41.67%) YUM
1 15 (41.67%) Puppet
1 15 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) CFEngine
2 1 (2.78%) Cacti
2 1 (2.78%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) ESRI
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Citrix
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) Zend
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 4 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, holiday
Posted: 11 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, holiday
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits - see list!
Posted: 22 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago