The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 42 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.07% - 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% - 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
Open Source
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 222 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 87.70% 89.52% 83.48%
Number of salaries quoted 151 182 83
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Open Source
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Open Source
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) OOP
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
1 5 (71.43%) Algorithms
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Social Network
2 4 (57.14%) J2SE
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Lua
3 2 (28.57%) Drupal
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 (28.57%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) J2SE
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Algorithms
2 4 (57.14%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OOP
1 5 (71.43%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Lua
2 2 (28.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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