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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.13% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £48,750 - -
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
60 25 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 33.90% 20.49% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 57 24 55
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -4.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £63,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Informix
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) WSDL
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (50.00%) JAX-RPC
3 2 (50.00%) Compuware
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) JDBC
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSL
3 2 (50.00%) Perforce
3 2 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Informix
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Mockito
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Introscope
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) JDBC
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSL
1 2 (50.00%) WSDL
1 2 (50.00%) JAX-RPC
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) PowerMock
1 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (50.00%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (50.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Compuware
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Perforce
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 10 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 19 days ago