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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 39 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 33 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.07% 1.88% 3.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.24% 4.20% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 1 12
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £42,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
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
142 143 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 34.72% 44.83% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 122 128 121
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 19 December 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 65 (85.53%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (84.21%) E-Commerce
3 60 (78.95%) C#
4 59 (77.63%) HTML
5 56 (73.68%) .NET
5 56 (73.68%) JavaScript
6 55 (72.37%) ASP.NET
6 55 (72.37%) CSS
6 55 (72.37%) MVC
6 55 (72.37%) Endeca
6 55 (72.37%) SQL Server
6 55 (72.37%) jQuery
6 55 (72.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 49 (64.47%) Confluence
7 49 (64.47%) JIRA
7 49 (64.47%) TeamCity
8 48 (63.16%) TDD
8 48 (63.16%) Pair Programming
8 48 (63.16%) Refactoring
8 48 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (63.16%) BDD
9 45 (59.21%) NUnit
9 45 (59.21%) Dapper ORM
9 45 (59.21%) Spring.NET
10 43 (56.58%) Cucumber
10 43 (56.58%) QA
10 43 (56.58%) Ruby
11 39 (51.32%) WATIR
12 35 (46.05%) Git (software)
13 34 (44.74%) Rhino Mocks

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 49 (64.47%) Confluence
2 34 (44.74%) IIS
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
3 1 (1.32%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (31.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (72.37%) SQL Server
2 34 (44.74%) RavenDB
3 27 (35.53%) Relational Database
4 26 (34.21%) RDBMS
5 23 (30.26%) Big Data
6 1 (1.32%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 49 (64.47%) JIRA
1 49 (64.47%) TeamCity
2 45 (59.21%) NUnit
3 43 (56.58%) Cucumber
4 39 (51.32%) WATIR
5 35 (46.05%) Git (software)
6 34 (44.74%) Rhino Mocks
6 34 (44.74%) Moq
6 34 (44.74%) ReSharper
6 34 (44.74%) NCrunch
7 26 (34.21%) WebDriver
7 26 (34.21%) Selenium
8 16 (21.05%) Visual Studio
9 4 (5.26%) JMeter
9 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
9 4 (5.26%) JUnit
10 1 (1.32%) Xcode
10 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 25 (32.89%) Retail
2 13 (17.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (39.47%) Developer
1 30 (39.47%) QA Engineer
2 21 (27.63%) .NET Developer
3 19 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
4 14 (18.42%) Software Developer
5 13 (17.11%) Senior Developer
5 13 (17.11%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.58%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (6.58%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (77.63%) HTML
2 56 (73.68%) .NET
3 55 (72.37%) ASP.NET
3 55 (72.37%) CSS
3 55 (72.37%) jQuery
3 55 (72.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 45 (59.21%) Dapper ORM
4 45 (59.21%) Spring.NET
5 34 (44.74%) NHibernate
5 34 (44.74%) .NET Framework
5 34 (44.74%) MSMQ
5 34 (44.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 34 (44.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 34 (44.74%) StructureMap
5 34 (44.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 34 (44.74%) Castle Windsor
6 30 (39.47%) Gherkin
7 21 (27.63%) Ajax
8 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Social Network
2 16 (21.05%) Blog
3 11 (14.47%) Derivative
4 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.58%) Linux
2 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (14.47%) CentOS
2 11 (14.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (14.47%) Oracle Linux
2 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (14.47%) UNIX
2 11 (14.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (85.53%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (84.21%) E-Commerce
3 55 (72.37%) MVC
4 48 (63.16%) Refactoring
4 48 (63.16%) TDD
4 48 (63.16%) Pair Programming
4 48 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (63.16%) BDD
5 33 (43.42%) Mentoring
6 27 (35.53%) OO
7 26 (34.21%) ERP
7 26 (34.21%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (34.21%) Test Scripting
7 26 (34.21%) Scrum
7 26 (34.21%) Test Strategy
8 24 (31.58%) Software Engineering
9 23 (30.26%) OOD
9 23 (30.26%) Dependency Injection
10 16 (21.05%) Benchmarking
11 11 (14.47%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 60 (78.95%) C#
2 56 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 43 (56.58%) Ruby
4 34 (44.74%) VB.NET
5 16 (21.05%) SQL
6 11 (14.47%) Bash Shell
6 11 (14.47%) Python
6 11 (14.47%) Shell Script
6 11 (14.47%) Perl
7 5 (6.58%) Java
8 4 (5.26%) PHP
9 1 (1.32%) C++
9 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) SC Cleared
1 11 (14.47%) DV Cleared
1 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
1 11 (14.47%) RHCSA
1 11 (14.47%) RHCE
2 4 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (56.58%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (14.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (72.37%) Endeca
2 34 (44.74%) RedPrairie
3 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 11 (14.47%) HP
4 11 (14.47%) Red Hat
4 11 (14.47%) VMware
4 11 (14.47%) Oracle