The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 41 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.42% 2.37% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 3.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £77,500 £24,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+213.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
209 191 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 74.38% 75.49% 74.12%
Number of salaries quoted 183 158 148
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Open Source
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Open Source Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Open Source
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Open Source
Top 19 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Sybase
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) TOWER Software

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Sybase
2 2 (40.00%) TOWER Software