The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - - 49
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough - - 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
110 52 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 34.59% 15.16% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 96 41 57
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Open Source
Cambridgeshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) Maven
3 4 (36.36%) ATG
3 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
3 4 (36.36%) J2EE
3 4 (36.36%) JUnit
3 4 (36.36%) JBoss
3 4 (36.36%) Apache
3 4 (36.36%) JMS
3 4 (36.36%) SOA
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) IONA
3 4 (36.36%) Artix
3 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
3 4 (36.36%) Spring Security
3 4 (36.36%) Mule
3 4 (36.36%) Apache Solr
3 4 (36.36%) Apache Camel
3 4 (36.36%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) WCF
4 3 (27.27%) Web Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) CSS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Apache
1 4 (36.36%) Artix
1 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
1 4 (36.36%) Mule
1 4 (36.36%) Apache Solr
1 4 (36.36%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
1 4 (36.36%) JUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) JMS
2 4 (36.36%) Spring Security
2 4 (36.36%) Apache Camel
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) WCF
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) Web Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) OOP
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) ZABBIX
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) ATG
1 4 (36.36%) JBoss
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
1 4 (36.36%) IONA