The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Northwich region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - 13 25
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich - 6.38% 3.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 27.27% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Miscellaneous Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2 11 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 11.11% 23.40% 50.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 45
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
Cheshire

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 Miscellaneous 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 10 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Informix
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java