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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 26 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 13 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.76% 0.30% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.70% 0.42% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
228 238 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 83.52% 71.26% 78.50%
Number of salaries quoted 124 189 315
Average salary £51,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 11 (64.71%) JSON
1 11 (64.71%) Node.js
1 11 (64.71%) AngularJS
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) IPTV
3 7 (41.18%) Over-the-Top Content
4 5 (29.41%) People Management
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) REST
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Service Management
5 4 (23.53%) Subversion
5 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) C++
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) Maven
5 4 (23.53%) Ajax
5 4 (23.53%) Dojo
5 4 (23.53%) Selenium
5 4 (23.53%) Firebug
5 4 (23.53%) Jtest
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 4 (23.53%) RESTful
5 4 (23.53%) Hudson

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (64.71%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) Jetty
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
1 4 (23.53%) Subversion
1 4 (23.53%) Maven
1 4 (23.53%) Selenium
1 4 (23.53%) Firebug
1 4 (23.53%) Jtest
1 4 (23.53%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Solutions Architect
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) JSON
1 11 (64.71%) AngularJS
2 5 (29.41%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) CSS3
3 4 (23.53%) Ajax
3 4 (23.53%) Dojo
3 4 (23.53%) RESTful
3 4 (23.53%) HTML5
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) IPTV
1 7 (41.18%) Over-the-Top Content
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Service Management
2 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (29.41%) People Management
3 1 (5.88%) Microservices
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) HOOD
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
3 1 (5.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Groovy
3 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
Middlesex
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Dependent upon experience
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