The 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 14 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 11.90% 1.18% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.64% 2.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Kent

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

Miscellaneous Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39 142 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 46.43% 55.69% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 34 61 28
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £23,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) LAN
2 11 (68.75%) WAN
2 11 (68.75%) DHCP
2 11 (68.75%) DNS
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) CCNP
2 11 (68.75%) CCNA
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
2 11 (68.75%) MPLS
2 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) Migration
2 11 (68.75%) VLAN
2 11 (68.75%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (18.75%) MySQL
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) XHTML
4 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
5 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (12.50%) Yii
5 2 (12.50%) CSS3
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) Google Maps API
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) LAN
1 11 (68.75%) WAN
1 11 (68.75%) DHCP
1 11 (68.75%) DNS
1 11 (68.75%) MPLS
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
1 11 (68.75%) VLAN
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) PEAR
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Network Engineer
1 11 (68.75%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Scientist
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) XHTML
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) Google Maps API
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) Yii
3 2 (12.50%) CSS3
3 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) CakePHP
4 1 (6.25%) NancyFx
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Migration
1 11 (68.75%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) CCNP
1 11 (68.75%) CCNA
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
1 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Zend
2 2 (12.50%) Facebook
2 2 (12.50%) Twitter
3 1 (6.25%) Sony
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