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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 58 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.54% 3.25% 4.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 3.80% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 12
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -19.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
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
407 263 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 89.45% 85.39% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 358 209 191
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (11.11%) WinRunner
5 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Windows

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Development Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE Architect
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Presales Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Software Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Presales Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2SE
2 1 (11.11%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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Posted: 6 days ago