The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 34 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 2.73% - 2.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.00% - 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £35,250 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
50 73 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 27.32% 41.48% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 39 55 43
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Open Source
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Content Management
1 5 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 5 (100.00%) EPiServer
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (40.00%) InDesign
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience Design
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 5 (100.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) InDesign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) UI Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience Design
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) EPiServer
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe