The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 62 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 18 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.46% 1.15% 2.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.90% 3.41% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 16
Average salary £57,500 £36,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.46% -18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £26,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
Open Source
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
305 176 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 41.72% 33.72% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 258 158 244
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Open Source
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Guildford region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Guildford

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Guildford

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 21 (87.50%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Load Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) Degree
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) Oracle
4 8 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 8 (33.33%) Big Data
4 8 (33.33%) Spring
5 7 (29.17%) Lucene
5 7 (29.17%) Maven
6 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (25.00%) Web Services
6 6 (25.00%) XML
6 6 (25.00%) Kafka
6 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (25.00%) QA
7 5 (20.83%) Python
7 5 (20.83%) HTTP
7 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
7 5 (20.83%) Apache Accumulo
7 5 (20.83%) REST
8 4 (16.67%) jQuery
8 4 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (12.50%) JBoss
1 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 3 (12.50%) Confluence
1 3 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) HTTP
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 8 (33.33%) Big Data
2 5 (20.83%) Apache Accumulo
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (12.50%) MySQL
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Maven
2 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 4 (16.67%) JMeter
4 2 (8.33%) YourKit
4 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.17%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (4.17%) Ant
5 1 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) ReSharper
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium
5 1 (4.17%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Performance Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Spring
2 7 (29.17%) Lucene
3 6 (25.00%) Kafka
3 6 (25.00%) Web Services
3 6 (25.00%) XML
4 5 (20.83%) REST
5 4 (16.67%) WSDL
5 4 (16.67%) jQuery
5 4 (16.67%) XSD
5 4 (16.67%) HTML
5 4 (16.67%) CSS
5 4 (16.67%) JDBC
5 4 (16.67%) SOAP
6 3 (12.50%) J2SE
6 3 (12.50%) Ajax
6 3 (12.50%) J2EE
6 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 2 (8.33%) Spring MVC
7 2 (8.33%) Spring Integration
7 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Life Science
3 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Android
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) UNIX
6 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (4.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Load Testing
2 9 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
6 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) Data Security
7 3 (12.50%) MVC
7 3 (12.50%) Information Security
7 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
7 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (12.50%) Cyber Security
7 3 (12.50%) Android Development
8 2 (8.33%) Data Management
8 2 (8.33%) Analytics
8 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
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University of Surrey
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