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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 35 61 40
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.06% 0.68% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 0.76% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £50,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £50,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £47,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +2.71%

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
179 394 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 92.27% 89.75% 88.17%
Number of salaries quoted 145 346 190
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source Development
5 2 (28.57%) Joomla!
5 2 (28.57%) Symfony
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
5 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
6 1 (14.29%) Node.js
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Joomla!
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
2 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (28.57%) Symfony
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source Development
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft