The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 13 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 12.00% - 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.33% - 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 80 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 97.33% 83.33% 78.75%
Number of salaries quoted 64 65 48
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Salford region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Salford

Open Source
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 9 (100.00%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Perl
3 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) Magento
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) System Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Retail
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 4 (44.44%) Zend
4 4 (44.44%) Zend Framework
4 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Nagios
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Cacti
5 3 (33.33%) Munin
6 2 (22.22%) WordPress
6 2 (22.22%) Joomla!
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) XHTML
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) Drupal

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Joomla!
1 2 (22.22%) Drupal
1 2 (22.22%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) REST
2 4 (44.44%) Zend Framework
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) XHTML
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
1 4 (44.44%) System Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
2 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Nagios
1 3 (33.33%) Cacti
1 3 (33.33%) Munin
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Zend
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
Salford, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
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