The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - - 13
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham - - 4.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 85.29% 76.92% 73.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 22
Average salary £34,250 £48,000 £39,246
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.64% +22.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £39,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 20 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat