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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 32 55 71
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 47 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.86% 2.46% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.62% 3.02% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 13
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
617 496 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 90.07% 81.44% 84.53%
Number of salaries quoted 537 411 540
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Taunton - 21 £34,037 -
Bath +3 15 £41,500 -7.77% 4
Bridgwater 0 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (74.68%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (72.15%) Java
3 45 (56.96%) TDD
4 39 (49.37%) Linux
5 38 (48.10%) Software Engineering
6 34 (43.04%) Python
7 32 (40.51%) Groovy
7 32 (40.51%) DevOps
8 30 (37.97%) Ansible
9 29 (36.71%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (36.71%) FreeBSD
10 27 (34.18%) Unix
10 27 (34.18%) REST
11 19 (24.05%) Web Services
12 18 (22.78%) RESTful
13 17 (21.52%) Big Data
13 17 (21.52%) Mentoring
13 17 (21.52%) MySQL
13 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
14 16 (20.25%) Perl
14 16 (20.25%) Ethernet
14 16 (20.25%) Configuration Management
14 16 (20.25%) Telecoms
14 16 (20.25%) Elasticsearch
14 16 (20.25%) Opscode Chef
14 16 (20.25%) Puppet
14 16 (20.25%) Hadoop
15 15 (18.99%) IPv6
15 15 (18.99%) Internet
15 15 (18.99%) TCP/IP

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 (20.25%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (13.92%) Apache Solr
3 5 (6.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.27%) Gunicorn
4 1 (1.27%) Mule
4 1 (1.27%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.25%) Ethernet
2 15 (18.99%) Internet
2 15 (18.99%) IPv6
2 15 (18.99%) TCP/IP
3 13 (16.46%) Broadband
4 7 (8.86%) Firewall
4 7 (8.86%) NetScreen
4 7 (8.86%) SAN
5 1 (1.27%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.27%) MPLS
5 1 (1.27%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) Big Data
1 17 (21.52%) MySQL
2 16 (20.25%) Hadoop
3 11 (13.92%) Couchbase
4 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.27%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.27%) GIS
5 1 (1.27%) HBase
5 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.27%) Redis
5 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.19%) Jenkins
3 11 (13.92%) JIRA
3 11 (13.92%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.53%) Subversion
5 1 (1.27%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (20.25%) Telecoms
2 11 (13.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Electronics
3 1 (1.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (32.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (31.65%) Software Engineer
3 24 (30.38%) Java Engineer
4 20 (25.32%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (17.72%) Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Technical Leader
7 10 (12.66%) Senior Java Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Java Developer
9 8 (10.13%) Lead Software Engineer
9 8 (10.13%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 7 (8.86%) Administrator
10 7 (8.86%) Senior DevOps
10 7 (8.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (8.86%) Software Developer
10 7 (8.86%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (7.59%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 6 (7.59%) Java Software Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.18%) REST
2 19 (24.05%) Web Services
3 18 (22.78%) RESTful
4 12 (15.19%) CSS
4 12 (15.19%) HTML
4 12 (15.19%) HTML5
4 12 (15.19%) jQuery
5 11 (13.92%) Laravel
5 11 (13.92%) Lucene
6 7 (8.86%) J2EE
6 7 (8.86%) Spring
7 4 (5.06%) Apache Flex
8 3 (3.80%) Grails
8 3 (3.80%) JSON
8 3 (3.80%) Swing
9 2 (2.53%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.53%) Apache Camel
9 2 (2.53%) Flask
9 2 (2.53%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Digital Media
2 4 (5.06%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.53%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.27%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.27%) iPad
4 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.27%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.27%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 39 (49.37%) Linux
2 29 (36.71%) FreeBSD
3 27 (34.18%) Unix
4 8 (10.13%) Windows
4 8 (10.13%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.27%) Android
7 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (74.68%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (56.96%) TDD
3 38 (48.10%) Software Engineering
4 32 (40.51%) DevOps
5 29 (36.71%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (21.52%) Mentoring
7 16 (20.25%) Configuration Management
8 13 (16.46%) Automated Testing
9 11 (13.92%) Code Optimisation
9 11 (13.92%) Refactoring
9 11 (13.92%) System Testing
9 11 (13.92%) Time Management
10 10 (12.66%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (11.39%) Scrum
12 7 (8.86%) Business Continuity
12 7 (8.86%) OO
12 7 (8.86%) Risk Management
13 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (5.06%) Unit Testing
15 3 (3.80%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 57 (72.15%) Java
2 34 (43.04%) Python
3 32 (40.51%) Groovy
4 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
5 16 (20.25%) Perl
6 12 (15.19%) PHP
7 11 (13.92%) Ruby
8 4 (5.06%) Clojure
9 3 (3.80%) C
9 3 (3.80%) Scala
10 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.27%) C++
10 1 (1.27%) Dart
10 1 (1.27%) ECMAScript
10 1 (1.27%) ES6
10 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.27%) SQL
10 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (16.46%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (37.97%) Ansible
2 16 (20.25%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (20.25%) Puppet
3 1 (1.27%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (8.86%) CheckPoint
1 7 (8.86%) Cisco
1 7 (8.86%) Hitachi
1 7 (8.86%) HP
1 7 (8.86%) Juniper
1 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Citrix
3 4 (5.06%) VMware
4 1 (1.27%) BT
4 1 (1.27%) Facebook
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) SAP
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