The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 18 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 1.16% 2.83% 2.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.38% 11.54% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 48.84% 24.53% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 27
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £36,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Open Source
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Harrow

Open Source
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 2 (66.67%) PMI
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) FitNesse
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
1 2 (66.67%) IIBA
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) FitNesse
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PMI
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) IIBA
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate