The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 32 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 21 29 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.93% 7.36% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.95% 8.43% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 0
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Open Source
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
264 344 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 87.13% 87.31% 75.18%
Number of salaries quoted 246 319 199
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 8 February 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (57.14%) Unix
1 28 (57.14%) Linux
2 23 (46.94%) ITIL
2 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
2 23 (46.94%) Perl
2 23 (46.94%) Oracle
2 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
2 23 (46.94%) HP
2 23 (46.94%) RHCE
2 23 (46.94%) Red Hat
2 23 (46.94%) Shell Script
2 23 (46.94%) Python
2 23 (46.94%) Security Management
2 23 (46.94%) VMware
2 23 (46.94%) Software Testing
2 23 (46.94%) Derivative
2 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
2 23 (46.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (46.94%) CentOS
2 23 (46.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 23 (46.94%) Bash Shell
2 23 (46.94%) Puppet
2 23 (46.94%) Oracle Linux
2 23 (46.94%) RHCSA
3 20 (40.82%) HTML
3 20 (40.82%) CSS
4 16 (32.65%) Java
5 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
5 13 (26.53%) REST
6 10 (20.41%) WebSockets

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (10.20%) Confluence
2 3 (6.12%) Apache
2 3 (6.12%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) CouchDB
2 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) JIRA
1 5 (10.20%) NUnit
1 5 (10.20%) TeamCity
1 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) Subversion
2 3 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (6.12%) Xcode
3 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.04%) Selenium
3 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 23 (46.94%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (34.69%) Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (20.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Ruby Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.12%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.82%) CSS
1 20 (40.82%) HTML
2 13 (26.53%) REST
3 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
3 10 (20.41%) Apache Cordova
3 10 (20.41%) D3.js
3 10 (20.41%) HTML5
3 10 (20.41%) PhoneGap
3 10 (20.41%) WebSockets
4 8 (16.33%) .NET
5 5 (10.20%) Ajax
5 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
5 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 5 (10.20%) Dapper ORM
5 5 (10.20%) jQuery
5 5 (10.20%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (10.20%) Spring.NET
6 3 (6.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.94%) Derivative
2 10 (20.41%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.20%) Social Network
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Linux
1 28 (57.14%) Unix
2 23 (46.94%) CentOS
2 23 (46.94%) Oracle Linux
2 23 (46.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (20.41%) Android
3 10 (20.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) ITIL
1 23 (46.94%) Security Management
1 23 (46.94%) Software Testing
2 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
3 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) Android Development
3 10 (20.41%) Front End Development
3 10 (20.41%) iOS Development
3 10 (20.41%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
4 5 (10.20%) MVC
4 5 (10.20%) SDLC
4 5 (10.20%) Web Development
5 1 (2.04%) BDD
5 1 (2.04%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) Bash Shell
1 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
1 23 (46.94%) Perl
1 23 (46.94%) Python
1 23 (46.94%) Shell Script
2 16 (32.65%) Java
3 9 (18.37%) C#
4 5 (10.20%) Ruby
4 5 (10.20%) SQL
5 3 (6.12%) C++
5 3 (6.12%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) RHCE
1 23 (46.94%) RHCSA
1 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 23 (46.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (46.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) HP
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
1 23 (46.94%) Oracle
1 23 (46.94%) Red Hat
1 23 (46.94%) VMware
2 5 (10.20%) Endeca
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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