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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 34 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 28 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.24% - 3.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.00% - 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 8
Average salary £45,000 - £43,250
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 - £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £45,000
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
112 149 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 32.94% 49.67% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 110 144 74
Average salary £44,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,050 £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 4 March 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 49 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (75.81%) C#
2 47 (75.81%) JavaScript
2 47 (75.81%) .NET
3 46 (74.19%) CSS
3 46 (74.19%) HTML
4 44 (70.97%) SQL Server
4 44 (70.97%) ASP.NET
4 44 (70.97%) MVC
4 44 (70.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (70.97%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 42 (67.74%) jQuery
5 42 (67.74%) Endeca
5 42 (67.74%) E-Commerce
6 32 (51.61%) JIRA
6 32 (51.61%) NUnit
6 32 (51.61%) Spring.NET
6 32 (51.61%) TeamCity
6 32 (51.61%) Confluence
6 32 (51.61%) Dapper ORM
7 29 (46.77%) Social Network
7 29 (46.77%) Ajax
8 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
8 28 (45.16%) Linux
8 28 (45.16%) SQL
9 26 (41.94%) Visual Studio
9 26 (41.94%) Software Engineering
10 25 (40.32%) TDD
10 25 (40.32%) OO
11 23 (37.10%) OOD

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 32 (51.61%) Confluence
2 13 (20.97%) IIS
3 5 (8.06%) Apache
4 3 (4.84%) nginx
5 2 (3.23%) LiveCycle
5 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (70.97%) SQL Server
2 23 (37.10%) Big Data
3 13 (20.97%) RavenDB
4 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.84%) CouchDB
4 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.23%) MS Access
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 32 (51.61%) JIRA
1 32 (51.61%) NUnit
1 32 (51.61%) TeamCity
2 26 (41.94%) Visual Studio
3 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
4 13 (20.97%) ReSharper
4 13 (20.97%) WATIR
4 13 (20.97%) Cucumber
4 13 (20.97%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (20.97%) Moq
4 13 (20.97%) NCrunch
5 3 (4.84%) Xcode
5 3 (4.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (4.84%) Subversion
6 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (22.58%) Retail
2 13 (20.97%) Back Office
3 2 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (64.52%) Developer
2 29 (46.77%) .NET Developer
3 22 (35.48%) Software Developer
4 14 (22.58%) Senior Developer
5 13 (20.97%) Senior Software Developer
5 13 (20.97%) .NET Software Developer
6 12 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (19.35%) Administrator
6 12 (19.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (19.35%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (17.74%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (11.29%) Software Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Web Developer
9 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
9 5 (8.06%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (8.06%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (75.81%) .NET
2 46 (74.19%) CSS
2 46 (74.19%) HTML
3 44 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 44 (70.97%) ASP.NET MVC
3 44 (70.97%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 42 (67.74%) jQuery
5 32 (51.61%) Spring.NET
5 32 (51.61%) Dapper ORM
6 29 (46.77%) Ajax
7 13 (20.97%) NHibernate
7 13 (20.97%) .NET Framework
7 13 (20.97%) MSMQ
7 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (20.97%) StructureMap
7 13 (20.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 13 (20.97%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (8.06%) REST
9 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (4.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.77%) Social Network
2 13 (20.97%) Derivative
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.16%) Linux
2 15 (24.19%) Windows
3 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (20.97%) CentOS
3 13 (20.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (20.97%) UNIX
3 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (20.97%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (70.97%) MVC
3 42 (67.74%) E-Commerce
4 26 (41.94%) Software Engineering
5 25 (40.32%) TDD
5 25 (40.32%) OO
6 23 (37.10%) OOD
6 23 (37.10%) Pair Programming
6 23 (37.10%) Refactoring
6 23 (37.10%) BDD
6 23 (37.10%) Dependency Injection
6 23 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (20.97%) Software Testing
7 13 (20.97%) Service Delivery
7 13 (20.97%) Security Management
7 13 (20.97%) ITIL
7 13 (20.97%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.45%) Scrum
9 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.23%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 47 (75.81%) C#
1 47 (75.81%) JavaScript
2 28 (45.16%) SQL
3 15 (24.19%) VB.NET
4 13 (20.97%) Ruby
4 13 (20.97%) Bash Shell
4 13 (20.97%) Shell Script
4 13 (20.97%) Perl
4 13 (20.97%) Python
5 7 (11.29%) Java
6 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.84%) C++
7 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) DV Cleared
1 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
1 13 (20.97%) RHCE
1 13 (20.97%) RHCSA
2 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.97%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (20.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (67.74%) Endeca
2 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 15 (24.19%) Oracle
4 13 (20.97%) RedPrairie
4 13 (20.97%) HP
4 13 (20.97%) Red Hat
4 13 (20.97%) VMware
5 2 (3.23%) Adobe
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