The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 28 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
+30 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 59 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.61% 2.39% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.75% 3.07% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 50 14 25
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £34,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Open Source
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
605 456 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 88.32% 77.82% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 535 409 584
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,079 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Open Source
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Somerset

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Somerset

Open Source
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +13 25 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Taunton -1 21 £33,000 -2.94% 1
Bridgwater +1 7 £40,000 +14.28%
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 63 (73.26%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (67.44%) Java
3 48 (55.81%) TDD
4 44 (51.16%) Linux
5 39 (45.35%) Software Engineering
6 35 (40.70%) DevOps
7 33 (38.37%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (38.37%) Python
8 32 (37.21%) Groovy
9 29 (33.72%) Ansible
9 29 (33.72%) FreeBSD
9 29 (33.72%) Unix
10 27 (31.40%) REST
11 21 (24.42%) MySQL
12 19 (22.09%) Web Services
12 19 (22.09%) Mentoring
13 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
14 17 (19.77%) Telecoms
14 17 (19.77%) RESTful
15 16 (18.60%) Puppet
15 16 (18.60%) Big Data
15 16 (18.60%) Elasticsearch
15 16 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
15 16 (18.60%) Perl
15 16 (18.60%) Configuration Management
16 15 (17.44%) Internet
16 15 (17.44%) PHP
16 15 (17.44%) Ethernet
16 15 (17.44%) Git (software)
17 14 (16.28%) Hadoop

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (18.60%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (12.79%) Apache Solr
3 5 (5.81%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.33%) Mule
5 1 (1.16%) Gunicorn
5 1 (1.16%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Office 365
2 1 (1.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.44%) Ethernet
1 15 (17.44%) Internet
2 14 (16.28%) IPv6
2 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
3 13 (15.12%) Broadband
4 7 (8.14%) Firewall
4 7 (8.14%) NetScreen
4 7 (8.14%) SAN
5 3 (3.49%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.16%) MPLS
6 1 (1.16%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.42%) MySQL
2 16 (18.60%) Big Data
3 14 (16.28%) Hadoop
4 11 (12.79%) Couchbase
5 5 (5.81%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.33%) Redis
6 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.16%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.16%) GIS
7 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (17.44%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.95%) Jenkins
3 11 (12.79%) JIRA
3 11 (12.79%) PHPUnit
4 3 (3.49%) Subversion
5 2 (2.33%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (19.77%) Telecoms
2 14 (16.28%) Retail
3 1 (1.16%) Electronics
3 1 (1.16%) Finance
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (32.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (31.40%) Software Engineer
3 22 (25.58%) Java Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 18 (20.93%) Developer
6 11 (12.79%) Software Developer
6 11 (12.79%) Technical Leader
7 9 (10.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 9 (10.47%) Java Developer
7 9 (10.47%) Senior Java Engineer
7 9 (10.47%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Lead Software Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 7 (8.14%) Administrator
9 7 (8.14%) Senior DevOps
9 7 (8.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (8.14%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (6.98%) Java Software Developer
11 3 (3.49%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.40%) REST
2 19 (22.09%) Web Services
3 17 (19.77%) RESTful
4 13 (15.12%) HTML
4 13 (15.12%) HTML5
5 12 (13.95%) CSS
5 12 (13.95%) jQuery
6 11 (12.79%) Laravel
6 11 (12.79%) Lucene
7 6 (6.98%) J2EE
7 6 (6.98%) Spring
8 3 (3.49%) Apache Flex
8 3 (3.49%) Grails
8 3 (3.49%) JSON
8 3 (3.49%) Node.js
8 3 (3.49%) Swing
9 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.33%) Apache Camel
9 2 (2.33%) Flask
9 2 (2.33%) Silex
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Digital Media
2 4 (4.65%) e-Learning
3 3 (3.49%) EPoS
3 3 (3.49%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.33%) Social Network
4 2 (2.33%) User Experience
4 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.16%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.16%) iPad
5 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.16%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 44 (51.16%) Linux
2 29 (33.72%) FreeBSD
2 29 (33.72%) Unix
3 11 (12.79%) Windows
3 11 (12.79%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.33%) Android
7 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (73.26%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (55.81%) TDD
3 39 (45.35%) Software Engineering
4 35 (40.70%) DevOps
5 33 (38.37%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (22.09%) Mentoring
7 16 (18.60%) Configuration Management
8 12 (13.95%) Automated Testing
9 11 (12.79%) Code Optimisation
9 11 (12.79%) Refactoring
9 11 (12.79%) Time Management
10 10 (11.63%) System Testing
11 9 (10.47%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (8.14%) Business Continuity
12 7 (8.14%) Risk Management
12 7 (8.14%) Scrum
13 6 (6.98%) OO
14 4 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (3.49%) API Development
15 3 (3.49%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 58 (67.44%) Java
2 33 (38.37%) Python
3 32 (37.21%) Groovy
4 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 16 (18.60%) Perl
6 15 (17.44%) PHP
7 11 (12.79%) Ruby
8 5 (5.81%) Clojure
9 3 (3.49%) C
9 3 (3.49%) Scala
10 2 (2.33%) C#
10 2 (2.33%) SQL
11 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.16%) C++
11 1 (1.16%) Dart
11 1 (1.16%) ECMAScript
11 1 (1.16%) ES6
11 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) SC Cleared
1 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) CCENT
3 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (15.12%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (33.72%) Ansible
2 16 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (18.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) Cisco
2 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.14%) CheckPoint
3 7 (8.14%) Hitachi
3 7 (8.14%) HP
3 7 (8.14%) Juniper
4 5 (5.81%) Citrix
5 4 (4.65%) VMware
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle
7 1 (1.16%) BT
7 1 (1.16%) Facebook
7 1 (1.16%) SAP
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