The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - 52 51
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk - 0.51% 2.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.30% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Average salary - £37,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
90 154 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 33.58% 39.09% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 76 147 150
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Open Source
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Norfolk

Open Source
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree