The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
Lancashire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42 40 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 27.10% 28.57% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 40 11
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +19.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £32,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 Miscellaneous 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