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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 40 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 30 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.09% 1.96% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.11% 2.44% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 18
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £29,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £45,000
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
491 451 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 83.36% 80.39% 84.77%
Number of salaries quoted 447 390 545
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £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 May 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 May 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 +12 18 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Bridgwater -3 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Taunton -10 4 £26,000 -23.52%
Street -3 2 £70,000 +169.23%
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 32 (65.31%) Linux
2 29 (59.18%) TDD
3 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (42.86%) Unix
4 21 (42.86%) Java
5 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (40.82%) DevOps
6 18 (36.73%) Groovy
7 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
7 16 (32.65%) Python
7 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
8 15 (30.61%) FreeBSD
8 15 (30.61%) MySQL
8 15 (30.61%) Ansible
8 15 (30.61%) REST
9 13 (26.53%) PHP
9 13 (26.53%) Web Services
9 13 (26.53%) Retail
10 12 (24.49%) Windows
10 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
10 12 (24.49%) Windows Server
11 11 (22.45%) Cisco
12 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
12 10 (20.41%) RESTful
13 9 (18.37%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (18.37%) Internet
14 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
14 8 (16.33%) HTML
14 8 (16.33%) Ethernet
14 8 (16.33%) Perl

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 9 (18.37%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (12.24%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.08%) Mule
3 2 (4.08%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) Internet
2 8 (16.33%) Ethernet
3 7 (14.29%) Broadband
3 7 (14.29%) IP Telephony
3 7 (14.29%) IPv6
3 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.16%) Firewall
4 4 (8.16%) NetScreen
4 4 (8.16%) SAN
5 1 (2.04%) MPLS
5 1 (2.04%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) MySQL
2 6 (12.24%) Couchbase
3 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.08%) Redis
6 1 (2.04%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.33%) JIRA
3 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 6 (12.24%) PHPUnit
5 4 (8.16%) Subversion
6 3 (6.12%) Mercurial
7 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (26.53%) Retail
2 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Local Government
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Software Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Cisco Support
5 7 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Technical Leader
7 4 (8.16%) Administrator
7 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Linux Support
7 4 (8.16%) Linux Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) PHP Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.12%) AWS Developer
8 3 (6.12%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) REST
2 13 (26.53%) Web Services
3 10 (20.41%) RESTful
4 8 (16.33%) HTML
4 8 (16.33%) HTML5
4 8 (16.33%) Laravel
5 6 (12.24%) CSS
5 6 (12.24%) jQuery
5 6 (12.24%) Lucene
6 3 (6.12%) .NET
6 3 (6.12%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (6.12%) Apache Camel
6 3 (6.12%) Grails
6 3 (6.12%) J2EE
6 3 (6.12%) JMS
6 3 (6.12%) JSON
6 3 (6.12%) Silex
6 3 (6.12%) Spring
6 3 (6.12%) Swing
6 3 (6.12%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 7 (14.29%) EPoS
2 5 (10.20%) e-Learning
3 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Credit Risk
4 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.08%) Social Network
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (65.31%) Linux
2 21 (42.86%) Unix
3 15 (30.61%) FreeBSD
4 12 (24.49%) Windows
4 12 (24.49%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.08%) Android
5 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) TDD
2 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (40.82%) DevOps
4 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
5 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.24%) Code Optimisation
6 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
6 6 (12.24%) MVC
6 6 (12.24%) Refactoring
6 6 (12.24%) Time Management
7 5 (10.20%) Project Management
8 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.16%) SOA
8 4 (8.16%) Web Development
9 3 (6.12%) Coaching
9 3 (6.12%) High Availability
9 3 (6.12%) Logistics
9 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) Java
2 18 (36.73%) Groovy
3 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.65%) Python
4 13 (26.53%) PHP
5 8 (16.33%) Perl
6 7 (14.29%) Ruby
7 5 (10.20%) SQL
8 3 (6.12%) C#
9 2 (4.08%) Clojure
10 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.04%) C++
10 1 (2.04%) F#
10 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) CCENT
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) Ansible
2 8 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (16.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Cisco
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
3 4 (8.16%) Hitachi
3 4 (8.16%) HP
3 4 (8.16%) Juniper
4 2 (4.08%) Citrix
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) VMware
5 1 (2.04%) BT
5 1 (2.04%) Facebook
5 1 (2.04%) SAP
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