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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 39 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.05% - 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £62,500 - £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.58% +5.00%

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
276 174 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.52% 83.25% 85.78%
Number of salaries quoted 242 152 157
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Luton region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Luton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) Puppet
3 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) Linked Data
3 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (42.86%) Ansible
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Presales
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Business Development
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Publishing
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) LAN

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Publishing
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (14.29%) Functional QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Leader
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) High Availability
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Presales
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
1 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Business Development
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft