The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 32 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.51% 0.37% 2.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.54% 0.95% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 9
Average salary £30,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Open Source
Norfolk

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

Miscellaneous Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
65 105 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 33.16% 39.18% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 58 94 145
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £24,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Open Source
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Norwich

Open Source
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree