The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 46 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.44% - 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.32% - 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £67,500 - £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
95 93 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.73% 21.09% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82 69 101
Average salary £42,500 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.37% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,850
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.89%
Open Source
Bedfordshire

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 Miscellaneous 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 23 April 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Luton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 14 (73.68%) XML
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Perl
2 12 (63.16%) MySQL
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) Apache
4 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
5 7 (36.84%) SOA
6 6 (31.58%) Web Services
6 6 (31.58%) Java
7 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 5 (26.32%) Middleware
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) .NET
8 4 (21.05%) J2EE
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
9 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
9 3 (15.79%) UML
9 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
9 3 (15.79%) WCF
9 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
10 2 (10.53%) Document Management
10 2 (10.53%) Advertising
10 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
10 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance
10 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
10 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (10.53%) Web 2.0

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (57.89%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Big Data
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
1 11 (57.89%) Perl Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Architect
3 6 (31.58%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) XML
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 5 (26.32%) Middleware
5 4 (21.05%) .NET
5 4 (21.05%) J2EE
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
2 2 (10.53%) Web 2.0
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) SOA
3 3 (15.79%) UML
3 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.53%) Document Management
4 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance
4 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) CMMI
5 1 (5.26%) Feature Driven Development
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Perl
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) MOM
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) IBM
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
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