The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.84% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.01% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
111 115 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 31.53% 38.21% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 73 101 65
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Open Source
Suffolk

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 Miscellaneous 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 18 April 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (47.06%) IIS
1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) Release Management
3 6 (35.29%) CentOS
3 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (35.29%) Hudson
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Subversion
3 6 (35.29%) Maven
3 6 (35.29%) JBoss
3 6 (35.29%) Apache
3 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
3 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
3 6 (35.29%) UNIX
3 6 (35.29%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
3 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
4 5 (29.41%) GIS
4 5 (29.41%) ESRI
4 5 (29.41%) ArcGIS
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (17.65%) C#
7 2 (11.76%) HTML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (47.06%) IIS
2 6 (35.29%) Apache
2 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
3 5 (29.41%) ArcGIS
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) ArcInfo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (35.29%) Hudson
1 6 (35.29%) Subversion
1 6 (35.29%) Maven
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Development Manager
1 6 (35.29%) Operations Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) GIS Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
5 2 (11.76%) UI Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) GIS
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) CentOS
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Release Management
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.88%) V-Model
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) JBoss
2 5 (29.41%) ESRI
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Google