The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Redhill region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 40 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 0.45% - 4.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.82% - 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £37,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
Surrey

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

Miscellaneous Category
Redhill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
55 39 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 25.00% 37.14% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 69
Average salary £44,250 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

Open Source
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Redhill

Open Source
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Redhill 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%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Redhill 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle