The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - 8 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham - 3.45% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
Manchester

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 23.53% 41.38% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 9
Average salary £50,000 £33,770 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.06% +50.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £29,980 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Open Source
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Oldham

Open Source
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) D3.js
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP