The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - 39 38
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe - 1.84% 2.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.50% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
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 Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Miscellaneous Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
72 111 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 23.30% 40.81% 32.70%
Number of salaries quoted 58 90 84
Average salary £44,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 Miscellaneous 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) FatWire
3 1 (16.67%) XML-RPC
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) WCAG
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (16.67%) PHP5
3 1 (16.67%) PHP4
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) PHP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) TeamSite
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) WebCenter
2 1 (16.67%) Yii
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) LESS
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Flash
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
2 1 (16.67%) RSS
2 1 (16.67%) XML-RPC
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) W3C
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP5
3 1 (16.67%) PHP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) WCAG
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) cPanel
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Interwoven
1 1 (16.67%) FatWire
1 1 (16.67%) Facebook
1 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
1 1 (16.67%) Talend