The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
Open Source
Manchester

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

Miscellaneous Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42 34 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 62.69% 41.46% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 6
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £53,750 £55,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Open Source
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Salford