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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 111 101 123
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 88 93 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.21% 2.44% 1.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.70% 6.31% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 51 63 71
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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
1545 1473 1487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.83% 38.64% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1260 1270
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,332 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +8 41 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Southampton +2 24 £30,250 -24.37% 2
Basingstoke -5 9 £44,500 -1.11% 1
Farnborough -4 8 £23,750 -23.38%
Winchester 0 1 £40,000 +5.26%
Eastleigh - 1 £40,000 -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 61 (45.86%) HTML
2 58 (43.61%) CSS
3 53 (39.85%) JavaScript
4 52 (39.10%) jQuery
5 51 (38.35%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (37.59%) Ruby
7 49 (36.84%) Linux
8 46 (34.59%) PHP
9 40 (30.08%) Scrum
9 40 (30.08%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (29.32%) MySQL
10 39 (29.32%) E-Commerce
11 36 (27.07%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (26.32%) IIS
12 35 (26.32%) MVC
12 35 (26.32%) Git (software)
12 35 (26.32%) TDD
13 34 (25.56%) QA
13 34 (25.56%) ERP
13 34 (25.56%) Cucumber
14 33 (24.81%) Gherkin
14 33 (24.81%) Relational Database
15 32 (24.06%) C#
16 31 (23.31%) Windows
16 31 (23.31%) Mentoring
17 30 (22.56%) Java
17 30 (22.56%) SQL Server
17 30 (22.56%) RDBMS
17 30 (22.56%) WATIR
17 30 (22.56%) Selenium

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (26.32%) IIS
2 29 (21.80%) Confluence
3 25 (18.80%) WordPress
4 20 (15.04%) Apache
5 16 (12.03%) Joomla!
6 13 (9.77%) CMS
7 8 (6.02%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.76%) Apache ServiceMix
8 5 (3.76%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (1.50%) Node.js
10 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.75%) nginx
Applications
1 26 (19.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.26%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Magento
1 2 (1.50%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.50%) SAP ERP
1 2 (1.50%) Compiere
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (16.54%) GitHub
2 5 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.01%) SaaS
3 4 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.01%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.26%) IaaS
4 3 (2.26%) PaaS
5 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.53%) Internet
2 8 (6.02%) WAN
3 7 (5.26%) Wireshark
4 6 (4.51%) VoIP
5 1 (0.75%) LAN
5 1 (0.75%) HTTP
5 1 (0.75%) DNS
5 1 (0.75%) Firewall
5 1 (0.75%) Wireless
5 1 (0.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (29.32%) MySQL
2 33 (24.81%) Relational Database
3 30 (22.56%) SQL Server
3 30 (22.56%) RDBMS
4 23 (17.29%) RavenDB
5 7 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.01%) Pentaho
6 4 (3.01%) QlikView
7 2 (1.50%) Big Data
8 1 (0.75%) Redis
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 34 (25.56%) Cucumber
3 30 (22.56%) WATIR
3 30 (22.56%) Selenium
4 29 (21.80%) TeamCity
4 29 (21.80%) WebDriver
4 29 (21.80%) JIRA
5 26 (19.55%) NUnit
6 24 (18.05%) ReSharper
7 23 (17.29%) NCrunch
7 23 (17.29%) Rhino Mocks
7 23 (17.29%) Moq
8 9 (6.77%) Subversion
9 7 (5.26%) JUnit
10 5 (3.76%) Jenkins
10 5 (3.76%) Visual Studio
11 4 (3.01%) JMeter
12 3 (2.26%) Eclipse RCP
12 3 (2.26%) Eclipse
12 3 (2.26%) Ant
General
1 16 (12.03%) Marketing
1 16 (12.03%) Retail
2 3 (2.26%) Back Office
3 2 (1.50%) Law
4 1 (0.75%) Military
4 1 (0.75%) Legal
4 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Advertising
4 1 (0.75%) Electronics
4 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.75%) Finance
4 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.75%) Arabic Language
4 1 (0.75%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 41 (30.83%) Developer
2 33 (24.81%) QA Engineer
3 21 (15.79%) Quality Engineer
4 14 (10.53%) PHP Developer
5 12 (9.02%) Web Developer
6 9 (6.77%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (6.02%) Security Tester
7 8 (6.02%) Security Engineer
7 8 (6.02%) Penetration Tester
7 8 (6.02%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.02%) Tester
8 7 (5.26%) Analyst
8 7 (5.26%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Graduate
10 5 (3.76%) Junior
10 5 (3.76%) Architect
10 5 (3.76%) LAMP Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Designer
11 4 (3.01%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (45.86%) HTML
2 58 (43.61%) CSS
3 52 (39.10%) jQuery
4 33 (24.81%) Gherkin
5 27 (20.30%) .NET
6 26 (19.55%) ASP.NET
6 26 (19.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (18.80%) Spring.NET
7 25 (18.80%) Dapper ORM
8 23 (17.29%) NHibernate
8 23 (17.29%) .NET Framework
8 23 (17.29%) MSMQ
8 23 (17.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 23 (17.29%) StructureMap
8 23 (17.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 23 (17.29%) Castle Windsor
9 19 (14.29%) HTML5
9 19 (14.29%) CSS3
10 17 (12.78%) LAMP
11 15 (11.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.04%) Blog
2 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.27%) Social Media
4 9 (6.77%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.02%) Kindle
6 6 (4.51%) Derivative
6 6 (4.51%) User Experience
7 3 (2.26%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.26%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.26%) Social Network
8 2 (1.50%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.50%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.75%) DTV
9 1 (0.75%) Clustering
9 1 (0.75%) GIS
9 1 (0.75%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 49 (36.84%) Linux
2 31 (23.31%) Windows
3 18 (13.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (7.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (7.52%) UNIX
5 7 (5.26%) CentOS
6 6 (4.51%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.01%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.01%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.26%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.26%) Windows Phone
8 3 (2.26%) Android
9 1 (0.75%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.35%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (30.08%) Scrum
2 40 (30.08%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (29.32%) E-Commerce
4 36 (27.07%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (26.32%) MVC
5 35 (26.32%) TDD
6 34 (25.56%) ERP
7 31 (23.31%) Mentoring
8 29 (21.80%) Test Scripting
8 29 (21.80%) Test Strategy
8 29 (21.80%) BDD
9 28 (21.05%) Refactoring
9 28 (21.05%) Pair Programming
10 19 (14.29%) OO
10 19 (14.29%) Benchmarking
11 16 (12.03%) Software Engineering
12 14 (10.53%) DevOps
13 9 (6.77%) Kalman Filter
14 8 (6.02%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (39.85%) JavaScript
2 50 (37.59%) Ruby
3 46 (34.59%) PHP
4 32 (24.06%) C#
5 30 (22.56%) Java
6 27 (20.30%) Python
7 23 (17.29%) VB.NET
8 22 (16.54%) Bash Shell
9 16 (12.03%) Perl
10 12 (9.02%) SQL
11 8 (6.02%) C++
12 6 (4.51%) Shell Script
13 5 (3.76%) C
14 4 (3.01%) R
15 3 (2.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 22 (16.54%) Degree
2 13 (9.77%) Security Cleared
3 12 (9.02%) CISSP
4 7 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 6 (4.51%) RHCE
6 4 (3.01%) Postgraduate
7 3 (2.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (25.56%) QA
2 12 (9.02%) PCI DSS
3 8 (6.02%) ISO 9001
4 4 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (12.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (9.02%) Snort
3 10 (7.52%) vSphere
4 4 (3.01%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.50%) zsh
Systems Management
1 8 (6.02%) Puppet
2 3 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.75%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.75%) AppManager
3 1 (0.75%) Nagios
3 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (19.55%) Endeca
2 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
2 23 (17.29%) RedPrairie
3 21 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 17 (12.78%) VMware
5 16 (12.03%) Oracle
6 6 (4.51%) HP
7 5 (3.76%) JBoss
8 4 (3.01%) Adobe
8 4 (3.01%) Business Objects
8 4 (3.01%) Cognos
9 3 (2.26%) Talend
9 3 (2.26%) SAP
10 2 (1.50%) Zend
10 2 (1.50%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.50%) Google
10 2 (1.50%) i2
10 2 (1.50%) IBM
11 1 (0.75%) New Relic
11 1 (0.75%) Cisco
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