The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 33 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 0.56% 0.59% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 1.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
69 51 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 38.98% 30.18% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 65 49 58
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 Miscellaneous 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) Informix
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 2 (100.00%) Compuware
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Online Banking

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Informix
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Introscope
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) PowerMock
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Compuware
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Perforce