The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 25 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 0.87% - 1.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% - 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Hounslow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
58 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 50.43% 25.93% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 17
Average salary £52,500 £47,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.70% +22.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,400 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £59,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,556
% change year-on-year
- +3.74%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Open Source
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Hounslow

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
2 2 (66.67%) Zend
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) Alfresco
1 1 (33.33%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Gradle
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Symfony
1 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Velocity
2 1 (33.33%) JSR 168
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Zend
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) GigaSpaces