The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 29 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 26 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.44% - 3.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.67% - 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 6
Average salary £45,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
120 158 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 38.96% 45.93% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 110 151 54
Average salary £44,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.65% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Open Source
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (67.86%) C#
2 38 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 38 (67.86%) .NET
3 37 (66.07%) HTML
3 37 (66.07%) CSS
4 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 35 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 35 (62.50%) MVC
4 35 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 33 (58.93%) E-Commerce
5 33 (58.93%) Endeca
5 33 (58.93%) jQuery
6 28 (50.00%) NUnit
6 28 (50.00%) JIRA
6 28 (50.00%) Spring.NET
6 28 (50.00%) TeamCity
6 28 (50.00%) Confluence
6 28 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
7 27 (48.21%) Linux
7 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
8 25 (44.64%) SQL
9 24 (42.86%) Software Engineering
9 24 (42.86%) Ajax
9 24 (42.86%) Social Network
10 23 (41.07%) Visual Studio
11 18 (32.14%) Oracle
11 18 (32.14%) Windows
12 16 (28.57%) Perl

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 28 (50.00%) Confluence
2 9 (16.07%) IIS
3 5 (8.93%) Apache
4 3 (5.36%) nginx
5 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.57%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.00%) Big Data
3 9 (16.07%) RavenDB
4 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.36%) CouchDB
4 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.57%) MS Access
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (50.00%) NUnit
1 28 (50.00%) JIRA
1 28 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 23 (41.07%) Visual Studio
3 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 9 (16.07%) ReSharper
4 9 (16.07%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (16.07%) Moq
4 9 (16.07%) Cucumber
4 9 (16.07%) NCrunch
4 9 (16.07%) WATIR
5 3 (5.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (5.36%) Xcode
5 3 (5.36%) Subversion
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (17.86%) Retail
2 9 (16.07%) Back Office
3 2 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (58.93%) Developer
2 22 (39.29%) .NET Developer
3 20 (35.71%) Software Developer
4 16 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
4 16 (28.57%) Administrator
4 16 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 16 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
5 14 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (19.64%) .NET Software Developer
7 10 (17.86%) Senior Developer
8 9 (16.07%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
10 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (5.36%) C# Software Engineer
12 2 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
12 2 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
12 2 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
12 2 (3.57%) Programmer
12 2 (3.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (67.86%) .NET
2 37 (66.07%) CSS
2 37 (66.07%) HTML
3 35 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 35 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 35 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (58.93%) jQuery
5 28 (50.00%) Spring.NET
5 28 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
6 24 (42.86%) Ajax
7 9 (16.07%) NHibernate
7 9 (16.07%) .NET Framework
7 9 (16.07%) MSMQ
7 9 (16.07%) StructureMap
7 9 (16.07%) Entity Framework
7 9 (16.07%) Castle Windsor
7 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (8.93%) REST
9 3 (5.36%) JSON
10 2 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.86%) Social Network
2 16 (28.57%) Derivative
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (48.21%) Linux
2 18 (32.14%) Windows
3 16 (28.57%) UNIX
3 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (28.57%) CentOS
3 16 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (28.57%) Oracle Linux
3 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (62.50%) MVC
3 33 (58.93%) E-Commerce
4 24 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 16 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 16 (28.57%) TDD
5 16 (28.57%) ITIL
5 16 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 16 (28.57%) Security Management
5 16 (28.57%) OO
6 14 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (25.00%) BDD
6 14 (25.00%) OOD
6 14 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 14 (25.00%) Refactoring
6 14 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (16.07%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.14%) Scrum
9 2 (3.57%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.57%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 38 (67.86%) C#
1 38 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 25 (44.64%) SQL
3 16 (28.57%) Python
3 16 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 16 (28.57%) Perl
3 16 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 11 (19.64%) VB.NET
5 9 (16.07%) Ruby
6 7 (12.50%) Java
7 3 (5.36%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.36%) C++
8 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) RHCE
1 16 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 16 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 16 (28.57%) RHCSA
2 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) QA
System Software
1 16 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (58.93%) Endeca
2 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
3 18 (32.14%) Oracle
4 16 (28.57%) HP
4 16 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 16 (28.57%) VMware
5 9 (16.07%) RedPrairie
6 2 (3.57%) Adobe