The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 52 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.76% 0.25% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.29% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £72,500 £42,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.58% -45.16%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
374 349 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.44% 85.96% 90.34%
Number of salaries quoted 256 242 333
Average salary £59,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £65,000
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 Luton

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Open Source
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Luton

Open Source
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) SOLID

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Architect
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Technical Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Lead .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) SOLID
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
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