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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 43 35
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - 0.37% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.43% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £72,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +70.58%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
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
178 230 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 82.79% 85.19% 87.71%
Number of salaries quoted 154 159 243
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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