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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 28 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 30 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.87% 8.45% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.06% 10.17% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 2
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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 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
331 344 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 86.88% 83.09% 76.94%
Number of salaries quoted 280 258 305
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 £29,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (61.36%) CSS
2 25 (56.82%) JavaScript
2 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (52.27%) HTML
4 19 (43.18%) jQuery
5 18 (40.91%) Python
6 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
6 17 (38.64%) C#
7 16 (36.36%) SQL
7 16 (36.36%) .NET
7 16 (36.36%) Oracle
8 15 (34.09%) MVC
8 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
9 14 (31.82%) Perl
9 14 (31.82%) ITIL
9 14 (31.82%) UNIX
9 14 (31.82%) Linux
9 14 (31.82%) HP
9 14 (31.82%) RHCE
9 14 (31.82%) Red Hat
9 14 (31.82%) Shell Script
9 14 (31.82%) Security Management
9 14 (31.82%) VMware
9 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
9 14 (31.82%) Software Testing
9 14 (31.82%) Derivative
9 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
9 14 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (31.82%) CentOS
9 14 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (22.73%) Confluence
2 4 (9.09%) Node.js
3 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) Big Data
3 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
1 10 (22.73%) NUnit
1 10 (22.73%) TeamCity
1 10 (22.73%) JIRA
2 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.82%) Bitbucket
3 3 (6.82%) WATIR
3 3 (6.82%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.27%) Xcode
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (31.82%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 10 (22.73%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (22.73%) .NET Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (22.73%) Administrator
4 10 (22.73%) Software Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Django Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Python/Django Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Python Developer
7 3 (6.82%) QA Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Graduate
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) CSS
2 23 (52.27%) HTML
3 19 (43.18%) jQuery
4 16 (36.36%) .NET
5 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
5 13 (29.55%) Ajax
5 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 10 (22.73%) Spring.NET
6 10 (22.73%) Dapper ORM
7 7 (15.91%) HTML5
8 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
9 4 (9.09%) REST
9 4 (9.09%) Django
10 3 (6.82%) WebSockets
10 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (6.82%) Apache Cordova
10 3 (6.82%) D3.js
10 3 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (6.82%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Derivative
2 13 (29.55%) Social Network
3 5 (11.36%) Mobile App
3 5 (11.36%) User Experience
4 3 (6.82%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) UNIX
1 14 (31.82%) Linux
1 14 (31.82%) CentOS
1 14 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle Linux
2 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) Android
3 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) MVC
3 14 (31.82%) ITIL
3 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
3 14 (31.82%) Software Testing
3 14 (31.82%) Security Management
4 13 (29.55%) E-Commerce
5 12 (27.27%) SDLC
6 11 (25.00%) TDD
7 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
7 10 (22.73%) Server Building
8 5 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.82%) OOD
10 3 (6.82%) OO
10 3 (6.82%) Refactoring
10 3 (6.82%) Web Testing
10 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.82%) Manual Testing
10 3 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) JavaScript
2 18 (40.91%) Python
3 17 (38.64%) C#
4 16 (36.36%) SQL
5 14 (31.82%) Shell Script
5 14 (31.82%) Perl
5 14 (31.82%) Bash Shell
6 7 (15.91%) Java
7 3 (6.82%) PHP
7 3 (6.82%) Ruby
8 1 (2.27%) C++
8 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) RHCE
1 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
1 14 (31.82%) RHCSA
2 10 (22.73%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (31.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 16 (36.36%) Oracle
3 14 (31.82%) HP
3 14 (31.82%) Red Hat
3 14 (31.82%) VMware
4 13 (29.55%) Endeca
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