The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 52 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.29% 0.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
Open Source
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
305 284 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 87.39% 84.27% 86.29%
Number of salaries quoted 244 209 209
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Peterborough region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies 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 20 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python