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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 146 124 167
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +43
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 50 58 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.29% 1.70% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.65% 4.47% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 24
Average salary £44,750 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,650 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
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
1368 1298 1547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.29% 38.00% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1168 1104 1295
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +7 34 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Southampton +3 6 £30,500 -35.10% 3
Fareham -13 2 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Andover - 2 - -
Farnborough +4 1 £28,500 -8.06% 2
Basingstoke -8 1 £44,500 -1.11% 5
Eastleigh - 1 £40,000 -
Winchester - 1 £40,000 -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 88 (64.23%) HTML
2 85 (62.04%) CSS
3 84 (61.31%) JavaScript
4 79 (57.66%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (56.93%) jQuery
6 66 (48.18%) E-Commerce
7 65 (47.45%) C#
8 60 (43.80%) .NET
9 59 (43.07%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (41.61%) TDD
11 56 (40.88%) MVC
12 55 (40.15%) SQL Server
13 54 (39.42%) ASP.NET
13 54 (39.42%) ASP.NET MVC
14 52 (37.96%) Endeca
15 49 (35.77%) Ruby
15 49 (35.77%) Refactoring
15 49 (35.77%) Pair Programming
15 49 (35.77%) BDD
16 48 (35.04%) Git (software)
17 46 (33.58%) TeamCity
17 46 (33.58%) Confluence
17 46 (33.58%) QA
17 46 (33.58%) JIRA
17 46 (33.58%) Linux
17 46 (33.58%) Cucumber
18 43 (31.39%) Scrum
18 43 (31.39%) NUnit
19 42 (30.66%) WATIR
19 42 (30.66%) Spring.NET

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 46 (33.58%) Confluence
2 37 (27.01%) IIS
3 21 (15.33%) WordPress
4 17 (12.41%) Joomla!
5 10 (7.30%) Apache
5 10 (7.30%) CMS
6 5 (3.65%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.19%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.46%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.46%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.46%) JBoss
9 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.73%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.73%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.73%) nginx
Applications
1 30 (21.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (2.92%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Magento
2 2 (1.46%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (16.06%) GitHub
2 5 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.92%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.98%) Internet
2 8 (5.84%) WAN
3 7 (5.11%) Wireshark
4 6 (4.38%) VoIP
5 1 (0.73%) LAN
5 1 (0.73%) HTTP
5 1 (0.73%) DNS
5 1 (0.73%) Network Security
5 1 (0.73%) Firewall
5 1 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (40.15%) SQL Server
2 35 (25.55%) RavenDB
3 34 (24.82%) Relational Database
4 30 (21.90%) RDBMS
5 23 (16.79%) Big Data
6 19 (13.87%) MySQL
7 5 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.46%) MS Access
8 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.73%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.73%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.73%) QlikView
9 1 (0.73%) Redis
Development Applications
1 48 (35.04%) Git (software)
2 46 (33.58%) TeamCity
2 46 (33.58%) JIRA
2 46 (33.58%) Cucumber
3 43 (31.39%) NUnit
4 42 (30.66%) WATIR
5 36 (26.28%) ReSharper
6 35 (25.55%) Rhino Mocks
6 35 (25.55%) Moq
6 35 (25.55%) NCrunch
7 30 (21.90%) Selenium
8 29 (21.17%) WebDriver
9 16 (11.68%) Visual Studio
10 7 (5.11%) Subversion
11 5 (3.65%) Jenkins
12 4 (2.92%) JMeter
12 4 (2.92%) JUnit
13 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (1.46%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (1.46%) GCC
General
1 26 (18.98%) Retail
2 15 (10.95%) Back Office
3 14 (10.22%) Marketing
4 2 (1.46%) Finance
4 2 (1.46%) Law
5 1 (0.73%) Legal
5 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.73%) Advertising
5 1 (0.73%) Military
5 1 (0.73%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.73%) Russian Language
5 1 (0.73%) Electronics
5 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (40.15%) Developer
2 33 (24.09%) QA Engineer
3 21 (15.33%) Quality Engineer
4 19 (13.87%) Senior Developer
5 17 (12.41%) .NET Developer
6 14 (10.22%) Software Developer
7 13 (9.49%) Senior Software Developer
8 12 (8.76%) PHP Developer
9 10 (7.30%) Web Developer
10 7 (5.11%) Analyst
10 7 (5.11%) Software Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (3.65%) C# Developer
12 5 (3.65%) Junior
12 5 (3.65%) Architect
12 5 (3.65%) Analyst Programmer
12 5 (3.65%) Programmer
12 5 (3.65%) C# Software Developer
12 5 (3.65%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (64.23%) HTML
2 85 (62.04%) CSS
3 78 (56.93%) jQuery
4 60 (43.80%) .NET
5 54 (39.42%) ASP.NET
5 54 (39.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 42 (30.66%) Spring.NET
6 42 (30.66%) Dapper ORM
7 35 (25.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 35 (25.55%) NHibernate
7 35 (25.55%) .NET Framework
7 35 (25.55%) StructureMap
7 35 (25.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 35 (25.55%) Castle Windsor
7 35 (25.55%) MSMQ
8 33 (24.09%) Gherkin
9 32 (23.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 28 (20.44%) Ajax
11 15 (10.95%) Web Services
12 14 (10.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.60%) Blog
2 17 (12.41%) Social Network
3 12 (8.76%) Kindle
4 11 (8.03%) Social Media
5 9 (6.57%) Computer Science
6 8 (5.84%) Derivative
7 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (4.38%) User Experience
9 3 (2.19%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.46%) GIS
10 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.73%) DTV
11 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 46 (33.58%) Linux
2 19 (13.87%) Windows
3 12 (8.76%) UNIX
4 10 (7.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.57%) CentOS
6 8 (5.84%) Oracle Linux
6 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.38%) Android
7 6 (4.38%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.19%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.73%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (57.66%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (48.18%) E-Commerce
3 59 (43.07%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (41.61%) TDD
5 56 (40.88%) MVC
6 49 (35.77%) Pair Programming
6 49 (35.77%) Refactoring
6 49 (35.77%) BDD
7 43 (31.39%) Scrum
8 38 (27.74%) Mentoring
9 35 (25.55%) OO
10 31 (22.63%) ERP
10 31 (22.63%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (21.17%) Software Engineering
11 29 (21.17%) Test Strategy
11 29 (21.17%) Test Scripting
12 25 (18.25%) OOD
13 23 (16.79%) Dependency Injection
14 19 (13.87%) Benchmarking
15 10 (7.30%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 84 (61.31%) JavaScript
2 65 (47.45%) C#
3 49 (35.77%) Ruby
4 37 (27.01%) VB.NET
5 36 (26.28%) PHP
6 26 (18.98%) Java
7 21 (15.33%) Python
8 16 (11.68%) SQL
9 14 (10.22%) Perl
10 13 (9.49%) C++
10 13 (9.49%) Bash Shell
11 8 (5.84%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.65%) C
13 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.46%) VBA
13 2 (1.46%) R
14 1 (0.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (16.79%) Degree
2 13 (9.49%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.30%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.30%) DV Cleared
4 8 (5.84%) RHCSA
4 8 (5.84%) RHCE
5 2 (1.46%) CISSP
6 1 (0.73%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.73%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (33.58%) QA
2 12 (8.76%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.11%) vSphere
3 2 (1.46%) zsh
3 2 (1.46%) Snort
4 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) Puppet
2 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 52 (37.96%) Endeca
2 35 (25.55%) RedPrairie
3 29 (21.17%) Microsoft
4 16 (11.68%) VMware
5 14 (10.22%) Red Hat
6 13 (9.49%) Oracle
7 8 (5.84%) HP
8 6 (4.38%) Adobe
9 3 (2.19%) SAP
9 3 (2.19%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.46%) i2
10 2 (1.46%) IBM
10 2 (1.46%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.73%) New Relic
11 1 (0.73%) ESRI
11 1 (0.73%) Cognos
11 1 (0.73%) Cisco
11 1 (0.73%) Business Objects
Farnborough, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago