The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 30 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.80% 1.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 1.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
126 155 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 88.11% 87.57% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 120 139 94
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £34,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £70,000
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 Knutsford

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Open Source
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Knutsford

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Open Source
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) i2

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) i2