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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 39 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.09% 0.30% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 0.35% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
Median salary £37,500 £72,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.27% +107.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £72,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
211 286 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 88.28% 86.40% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 161 244 195
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
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 December 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source Development
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
5 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) Joomla!
5 2 (28.57%) Symfony
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) J2EE
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Struts
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) JBoss
6 1 (14.29%) Apache
6 1 (14.29%) ERP
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Drupal

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%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
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%) Applications Support
4 1 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
4 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (28.57%) Symfony
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE
5 1 (14.29%) JPA
5 1 (14.29%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source Development
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
6 1 (14.29%) ERP
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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