The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 26 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.05% 1.68% 3.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 2.54% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 11
Average salary £68,750 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Open Source
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 197 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 70.53% 66.33% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 129 145 259
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Open Source
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Middlesex

Open Source
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) OLTP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) MDX
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) OLTP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Database Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Database Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Database Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Database Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior SQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Database Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft