The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 110 109 111
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 87 82 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.17% 2.05% 2.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.67% 6.35% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 50 61 78
Average salary £41,163 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.44% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1305 1291 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.60% 32.29% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 1099 1140
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,627
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Hampshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Portsmouth +3 35 £45,000 -5.26%
Southampton +20 27 £30,500 -15.86% 1
Farnborough +1 9 £50,000 +62.60%
Basingstoke -1 9 £44,500 -1.11% 1
Aldershot -10 1 - -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 56 (44.44%) HTML
2 53 (42.06%) CSS
3 52 (41.27%) Ruby
4 48 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 47 (37.30%) jQuery
6 45 (35.71%) PHP
6 45 (35.71%) Linux
7 40 (31.75%) Scrum
8 39 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (30.16%) MySQL
9 38 (30.16%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (30.16%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (28.57%) E-Commerce
11 35 (27.78%) IIS
12 34 (26.98%) ERP
13 33 (26.19%) MVC
13 33 (26.19%) TDD
13 33 (26.19%) QA
13 33 (26.19%) Cucumber
13 33 (26.19%) Gherkin
14 32 (25.40%) Git (software)
14 32 (25.40%) Relational Database
15 30 (23.81%) Windows
15 30 (23.81%) RDBMS
15 30 (23.81%) Selenium
16 29 (23.02%) C#
16 29 (23.02%) Java
16 29 (23.02%) WATIR
16 29 (23.02%) Test Scripting
16 29 (23.02%) WebDriver

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 35 (27.78%) IIS
2 26 (20.63%) Confluence
3 24 (19.05%) WordPress
4 19 (15.08%) Apache
5 16 (12.70%) Joomla!
6 14 (11.11%) CMS
7 8 (6.35%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.97%) ExpressionEngine
8 5 (3.97%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.59%) Node.js
10 1 (0.79%) MediaWiki
10 1 (0.79%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.35%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Magento
2 2 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.59%) Compiere
2 2 (1.59%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.59%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.46%) GitHub
2 7 (5.56%) SaaS
3 5 (3.97%) PaaS
3 5 (3.97%) IaaS
3 5 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.17%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.59%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.52%) Internet
2 6 (4.76%) WAN
3 5 (3.97%) Wireshark
4 4 (3.17%) VoIP
5 2 (1.59%) Firewall
6 1 (0.79%) Network Security
6 1 (0.79%) LAN
6 1 (0.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (30.16%) MySQL
2 32 (25.40%) Relational Database
3 30 (23.81%) RDBMS
4 27 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 22 (17.46%) RavenDB
6 6 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.17%) QlikView
7 4 (3.17%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.79%) Redis
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (26.19%) Cucumber
2 32 (25.40%) Git (software)
3 30 (23.81%) Selenium
4 29 (23.02%) WebDriver
4 29 (23.02%) WATIR
5 26 (20.63%) TeamCity
5 26 (20.63%) JIRA
6 24 (19.05%) NUnit
7 23 (18.25%) ReSharper
7 23 (18.25%) Moq
8 22 (17.46%) Rhino Mocks
8 22 (17.46%) NCrunch
9 8 (6.35%) Subversion
10 7 (5.56%) JUnit
11 5 (3.97%) Jenkins
12 4 (3.17%) JMeter
13 3 (2.38%) Log4j
13 3 (2.38%) Ant
13 3 (2.38%) Eclipse
13 3 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (12.70%) Marketing
2 15 (11.90%) Retail
3 2 (1.59%) Back Office
3 2 (1.59%) Electronics
3 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.59%) Finance
3 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (29.37%) Developer
2 33 (26.19%) QA Engineer
3 21 (16.67%) Quality Engineer
4 12 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 11 (8.73%) Web Developer
6 9 (7.14%) Security Engineer
7 8 (6.35%) Penetration Tester
7 8 (6.35%) Tester
7 8 (6.35%) Security Tester
8 7 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (5.56%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Junior
10 5 (3.97%) Graduate
10 5 (3.97%) Architect
10 5 (3.97%) Analyst
10 5 (3.97%) LAMP Developer
10 5 (3.97%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.17%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (3.17%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (44.44%) HTML
2 53 (42.06%) CSS
3 47 (37.30%) jQuery
4 33 (26.19%) Gherkin
5 25 (19.84%) .NET
6 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 23 (18.25%) .NET Framework
7 23 (18.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 23 (18.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (17.46%) StructureMap
8 22 (17.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 22 (17.46%) Castle Windsor
8 22 (17.46%) Dapper ORM
8 22 (17.46%) NHibernate
8 22 (17.46%) Spring.NET
8 22 (17.46%) MSMQ
9 20 (15.87%) HTML5
10 19 (15.08%) CSS3
11 15 (11.90%) LAMP
12 14 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.87%) Blog
2 9 (7.14%) Social Media
2 9 (7.14%) Kindle
3 8 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.17%) Derivative
5 3 (2.38%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.59%) DTV
7 1 (0.79%) GIS
7 1 (0.79%) Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 45 (35.71%) Linux
2 30 (23.81%) Windows
3 16 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (6.35%) UNIX
5 5 (3.97%) CentOS
6 4 (3.17%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (3.17%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.59%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.59%) Android
7 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.79%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.75%) Scrum
2 39 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (30.16%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (30.16%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 34 (26.98%) ERP
6 33 (26.19%) TDD
6 33 (26.19%) MVC
7 29 (23.02%) Test Scripting
7 29 (23.02%) Test Strategy
8 27 (21.43%) BDD
9 26 (20.63%) Refactoring
9 26 (20.63%) Pair Programming
10 19 (15.08%) Benchmarking
11 17 (13.49%) OO
12 14 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 14 (11.11%) DevOps
13 8 (6.35%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (6.35%) Web Development
13 8 (6.35%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (41.27%) Ruby
2 48 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 45 (35.71%) PHP
4 29 (23.02%) C#
4 29 (23.02%) Java
5 27 (21.43%) Python
6 23 (18.25%) VB.NET
7 20 (15.87%) Bash Shell
8 16 (12.70%) Perl
9 8 (6.35%) SQL
10 7 (5.56%) C++
11 4 (3.17%) R
11 4 (3.17%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.38%) PHP5
12 3 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (15.87%) Degree
2 13 (10.32%) CISSP
3 11 (8.73%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.17%) Postgraduate
4 4 (3.17%) RHCE
4 4 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.17%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (26.19%) QA
2 13 (10.32%) PCI DSS
3 9 (7.14%) ISO 9001
4 4 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (10.32%) Snort
3 10 (7.94%) vSphere
4 4 (3.17%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.59%) zsh
Systems Management
1 8 (6.35%) Puppet
2 5 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.38%) SCOrch
3 3 (2.38%) Nagios
3 3 (2.38%) AppManager
3 3 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (17.46%) Endeca
1 22 (17.46%) RedPrairie
2 21 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 19 (15.08%) Red Hat
4 15 (11.90%) VMware
5 14 (11.11%) Oracle
6 5 (3.97%) JBoss
7 4 (3.17%) Cognos
7 4 (3.17%) Business Objects
7 4 (3.17%) SAP
7 4 (3.17%) Adobe
7 4 (3.17%) HP
8 3 (2.38%) NetIQ
8 3 (2.38%) Talend
8 3 (2.38%) Zend
8 3 (2.38%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.59%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.59%) Google
10 1 (0.79%) Epiphany
10 1 (0.79%) New Relic
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days hol, Pension & Medical
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago