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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 7 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 7.69% - 1.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% - 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £48,750 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
10 3 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 38.46% 42.86% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 10
Average salary £52,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JProfiler
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) nmon
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy