The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 60 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.21% - 2.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% - 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Average salary £32,500 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
130 91 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 27.25% 18.50% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 104 86 97
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
North West

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Lancashire

Open Source
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancaster - 1 £32,500 -
Open Source
North West

Open Source
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (100.00%) NServiceBus

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) NServiceBus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Preston, Lancashire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 plus Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago