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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - 54 51
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury - 0.68% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.95% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
101 154 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 28.29% 34.76% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 74 88 120
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £31,400 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 8 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Tester
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55-0000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 11 days ago