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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 39 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.53% 0.37% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 1.52% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
74 66 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 39.15% 24.72% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 60 54 89
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £27,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Magento Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Magento Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend