The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 59 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.43% 2.80% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 3.50% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £33,750 £37,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.78% +94.73%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Open Source
Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
374 200 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 80.43% 80.00% 73.46%
Number of salaries quoted 336 171 214
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Open Source
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Ipswich

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) CMS
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) Apache
2 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) Joomla!
2 7 (70.00%) Symfony
2 7 (70.00%) Zend
2 7 (70.00%) Drupal
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) WordPress
2 7 (70.00%) Laravel
2 7 (70.00%) OO PHP
3 5 (50.00%) LAMP
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) DNS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 7 (70.00%) Apache
1 7 (70.00%) CMS
1 7 (70.00%) Joomla!
1 7 (70.00%) Drupal
1 7 (70.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Symfony
1 7 (70.00%) jQuery
1 7 (70.00%) Laravel
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) OO
1 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
1 7 (70.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (70.00%) PHP
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Zend
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
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