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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 60 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 19 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.72% 1.91% 2.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.17% 5.49% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 16
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -7.36%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
265 273 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 37.97% 34.73% 45.56%
Number of salaries quoted 250 247 284
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £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 27 March 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Guildford

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 23 (62.16%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) Test Scripting
4 11 (29.73%) Test Automation
5 10 (27.03%) REST
5 10 (27.03%) Load Testing
5 10 (27.03%) QA
5 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 10 (27.03%) Windows
5 10 (27.03%) Linux
6 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
6 8 (21.62%) HTML
6 8 (21.62%) CSS
6 8 (21.62%) Degree
6 8 (21.62%) jQuery
6 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
6 8 (21.62%) Big Data
7 7 (18.92%) Test Planning
7 7 (18.92%) Hadoop
7 7 (18.92%) Spring
7 7 (18.92%) Scrum
7 7 (18.92%) SOAP
8 6 (16.22%) XML
8 6 (16.22%) Oracle
8 6 (16.22%) PHP
8 6 (16.22%) Lucene
8 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
8 6 (16.22%) JIRA
8 6 (16.22%) WordPress
8 6 (16.22%) Cyber Security

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (16.22%) WordPress
2 5 (13.51%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (8.11%) Drupal
3 3 (8.11%) Confluence
3 3 (8.11%) Node.js
3 3 (8.11%) Apache
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.70%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
1 5 (13.51%) Network Security
2 4 (10.81%) HTTP
3 3 (8.11%) Internet
4 2 (5.41%) SSL
4 2 (5.41%) SAN
4 2 (5.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Big Data
2 7 (18.92%) Hadoop
3 5 (13.51%) MySQL
4 4 (10.81%) Apache Accumulo
5 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) JIRA
3 5 (13.51%) Maven
4 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.11%) ReSharper
4 3 (8.11%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
4 3 (8.11%) JMeter
5 2 (5.41%) YourKit
6 1 (2.70%) Ant
6 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.70%) Selenium
6 1 (2.70%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (5.41%) Banking
1 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.92%) AWS Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Tester
4 3 (8.11%) Lead .NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Development Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Python Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Android Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Performance Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) REST
2 8 (21.62%) jQuery
2 8 (21.62%) HTML
2 8 (21.62%) CSS
3 7 (18.92%) SOAP
3 7 (18.92%) Spring
4 6 (16.22%) XML
4 6 (16.22%) Lucene
5 5 (13.51%) Kafka
5 5 (13.51%) Web Services
6 4 (10.81%) WSDL
6 4 (10.81%) XSD
6 4 (10.81%) JDBC
6 4 (10.81%) JSON
7 3 (8.11%) Velocity
7 3 (8.11%) NHibernate
7 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.11%) HTML5
7 3 (8.11%) WCF
7 3 (8.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Android
2 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
3 4 (10.81%) UNIX
4 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Test Scripting
3 11 (29.73%) Test Automation
4 10 (27.03%) Load Testing
5 7 (18.92%) Scrum
5 7 (18.92%) Test Planning
6 6 (16.22%) Cyber Security
7 5 (13.51%) Android Development
7 5 (13.51%) DevOps
7 5 (13.51%) MVC
8 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (8.11%) Data Security
9 3 (8.11%) Content Management
9 3 (8.11%) SEO
9 3 (8.11%) OO
9 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
9 3 (8.11%) Information Security
9 3 (8.11%) TDD
9 3 (8.11%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) Java
2 10 (27.03%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.22%) PHP
5 5 (13.51%) C#
5 5 (13.51%) Python
6 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.41%) C++
7 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Percussion
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.41%) BT