The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 17 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 6.67% 3.45% 6.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.94% 3.88% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £57,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 129 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 84.00% 88.97% 74.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 77 26
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) Nagios
4 3 (33.33%) Apache
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) SMTP
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 3 (33.33%) ZABBIX
4 3 (33.33%) Zenoss
4 3 (33.33%) Xen
4 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 3 (33.33%) Puppet
4 3 (33.33%) vCloud
4 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
4 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (22.22%) Drupal
2 2 (22.22%) Mule
2 2 (22.22%) Liferay
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
2 2 (22.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) SMTP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 2 (22.22%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) FitNesse
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 2 (22.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Games
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Java Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) Lucene
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
1 2 (22.22%) PhoneGap
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Online Gambling
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) PMI
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Product Management
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Information Management
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) IIBA
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Xen
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) vCloud
1 3 (33.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Nagios
1 3 (33.33%) ZABBIX
1 3 (33.33%) Zenoss
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Endeca
2 2 (22.22%) hybris
2 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle