The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - 36 19
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - 1.55% 10.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 5.26% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 13
Average salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
94 38 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 38.84% 29.46% 56.35%
Number of salaries quoted 71 36 63
Average salary £49,000 £32,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.76% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 Miscellaneous 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 18 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) ATDD
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Agile Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
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