The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 8 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 11.11% - 6.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% - 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £26,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northwich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 88.89% 88.89% 69.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 32
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,000 £16,150
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

Open Source
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Northwich

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northwich 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%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Magento
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
1 6 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Sass
2 3 (50.00%) Grunt
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) gulp
2 3 (50.00%) Modernizr
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) WordPress
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 3 (50.00%) SEO
2 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (50.00%) Retail

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northwich 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 3 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Grunt
1 3 (50.00%) gulp
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) Modernizr
2 3 (50.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) SEO
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe