The first 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 28 July 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 Macclesfield region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 27 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 3.68% 2.22% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.52% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £35,250 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
27 48 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 19.85% 26.67% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 31
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
Cheshire

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 28 July 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%) Photoshop
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
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%) Project Management
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%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience Design
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
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%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) UI Designer
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
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience Design
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
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