The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.56% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
96 125 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 26.89% 42.66% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 68 102 51
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Open Source
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Peterborough

Open Source
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Nessus
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) GFI Software
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Qualys
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (25.00%) GIAC
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) UI Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Testing Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) GIAC
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Qualys
1 1 (25.00%) GFI Software