The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Paddington 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 19 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 1.47% - 14.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% - 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Open Source
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Paddington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
33 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 48.53% 60.00% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

Open Source
Salary Trend in Paddington

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Paddington

Open Source
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Paddington 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%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Java SE
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Paddington 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%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Java SE
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian