The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 29 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 4.69% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £41,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Miscellaneous Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
50 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 39.06% 13.75% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 45 11 19
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
Kent

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Open Source
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Maidstone

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Open Source
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
3 5 (62.50%) Drupal
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
6 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
6 1 (12.50%) Sony
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 (62.50%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Programmer
2 5 (62.50%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
1 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
2 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Sony