The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - - 31
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
58 113 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 78.38% 91.13% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 55 101 104
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Open Source
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Preston