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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 37 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.75% 1.74% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.35% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £58,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
289 255 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 84.26% 73.91% 75.43%
Number of salaries quoted 217 171 215
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (52.94%) JSON
1 9 (52.94%) Node.js
1 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
2 7 (41.18%) IPTV
2 7 (41.18%) Over-the-Top Content
3 6 (35.29%) Service Management
3 6 (35.29%) People Management
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) REST
4 4 (23.53%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) Maven
6 2 (11.76%) Subversion
6 2 (11.76%) Dojo
6 2 (11.76%) Selenium
6 2 (11.76%) Firebug
6 2 (11.76%) RESTful
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) XML
6 2 (11.76%) C++
6 2 (11.76%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco
6 2 (11.76%) CSS3
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax
6 2 (11.76%) Hudson
6 2 (11.76%) Jtest
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (52.94%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
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 3 (17.65%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) Firebug
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) Jtest
2 2 (11.76%) Hudson
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Solutions Architect
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) JSON
1 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
2 4 (23.53%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) CSS3
3 2 (11.76%) Ajax
3 2 (11.76%) Dojo
3 2 (11.76%) RESTful
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) 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 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Service Management
2 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (35.29%) People Management
3 1 (5.88%) Microservices
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Kernel Development
3 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
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%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Use Case
3 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Groovy
3 1 (5.88%) Scala
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco