The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 56 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.25% 0.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
340 373 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.86% 83.63% 83.18%
Number of salaries quoted 286 317 298
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,123
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,375 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,106
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) AS400
2 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (75.00%) FMCG
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) COBOL
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (25.00%) Swing
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVC

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Analyst Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Developer Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Systems Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) Swing
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) AS400
1 3 (75.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Android Development
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) COBOL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
Blackpool, Lancashire
Mccabe & Barton
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum circa £80,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago