The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - 51 52
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury - 0.25% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.76% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
Open Source
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
109 132 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 28.17% 33.50% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 83 91 109
Average salary £45,250 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,250 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Open Source
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Newbury

Open Source
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) GitHub
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Trainee Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Trainee
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
Newbury, Berkshire
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