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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.68% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% - -
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
48 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 32.88% 27.45% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 20
Average salary £29,000 £33,750 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.07% +27.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £32,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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

Open Source
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
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