The 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 62 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.20% - 2.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% - 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
184 134 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 37.17% 23.76% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 154 123 136
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £18,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 23 September 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
Preston - 1 - - 1
Open Source
North West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (50.00%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
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