The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 86 109 105
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 182 159 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.48% 2.67% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 3.13% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 154 135 138
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.55%
Open Source
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4582 5073 5204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.59% 85.26% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3842 4239 4244
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 the South West

Open Source
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Open Source Salary Trend in the South West

Open Source
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in the South West

Open Source
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Bristol -5 72 £45,000 +2.85% 20
Somerset +25 51 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Gloucestershire +11 20 £54,000 +20.00% 1
Dorset +24 18 £47,500 -17.39% 3
Wiltshire +17 12 £35,000 - 2
Devon +1 9 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South West region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 229 (65.06%) Java
2 216 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 179 (50.85%) JavaScript
4 132 (37.50%) HTML
5 124 (35.23%) Degree
6 112 (31.82%) HTML5
7 110 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 108 (30.68%) Linux
9 95 (26.99%) TDD
10 88 (25.00%) CSS
11 84 (23.86%) Computer Science
12 83 (23.58%) Continuous Integration
12 83 (23.58%) OO
13 82 (23.30%) Spring
14 81 (23.01%) C#
15 80 (22.73%) SDLC
16 78 (22.16%) .NET
17 76 (21.59%) MongoDB
18 73 (20.74%) Security Cleared
19 69 (19.60%) SQL
20 68 (19.32%) Web Services
20 68 (19.32%) AngularJS
21 67 (19.03%) MySQL
22 65 (18.47%) Telecoms
22 65 (18.47%) Backbone.js
22 65 (18.47%) React
23 63 (17.90%) Web Development
23 63 (17.90%) Oracle
24 62 (17.61%) PHP
24 62 (17.61%) XML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 43 (12.22%) Alfresco
1 43 (12.22%) Joomla!
2 30 (8.52%) Apache
3 25 (7.10%) Apache Spark
4 21 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (5.40%) Apache Pig
6 18 (5.11%) CMS
7 17 (4.83%) OpenStack
8 16 (4.55%) SAS
9 15 (4.26%) Drupal
10 12 (3.41%) Confluence
11 10 (2.84%) Apache Solr
12 9 (2.56%) Tomcat
13 7 (1.99%) JBoss
13 7 (1.99%) WebLogic
13 7 (1.99%) WebSphere
13 7 (1.99%) WordPress
14 3 (0.85%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (1.42%) MS Excel
1 5 (1.42%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Magento
2 3 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.57%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.57%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.83%) SaaS
2 13 (3.69%) GitHub
3 10 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.85%) Office 365
6 2 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.57%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.57%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 57 (16.19%) Internet
2 17 (4.83%) TCP/IP
3 14 (3.98%) Ethernet
4 13 (3.69%) Broadband
4 13 (3.69%) IPv6
5 9 (2.56%) HTTP
6 6 (1.70%) Firewall
6 6 (1.70%) IP Telephony
7 5 (1.42%) NetScreen
7 5 (1.42%) SAN
8 4 (1.14%) Intranet
9 1 (0.28%) DHCP
9 1 (0.28%) DNS
9 1 (0.28%) LAN
9 1 (0.28%) MPLS
9 1 (0.28%) NGN
9 1 (0.28%) OpenFlow
9 1 (0.28%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.28%) WAN
9 1 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (21.59%) MongoDB
2 67 (19.03%) MySQL
3 47 (13.35%) NoSQL
4 40 (11.36%) Big Data
4 40 (11.36%) Hadoop
5 24 (6.82%) Neo4j
5 24 (6.82%) Relational Database
6 23 (6.53%) SQL Server
7 19 (5.40%) Apache Hive
8 16 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
8 16 (4.55%) Parquet
8 16 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (4.55%) QlikView
9 15 (4.26%) Impala
10 10 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (2.56%) Couchbase
12 8 (2.27%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.99%) MS Access
14 5 (1.42%) Apache Accumulo
14 5 (1.42%) HBase
Development Applications
1 59 (16.76%) Maven
2 58 (16.48%) Subversion
3 42 (11.93%) Ant
4 39 (11.08%) Apache Ivy
5 34 (9.66%) JIRA
6 28 (7.95%) Git (software)
6 28 (7.95%) Jenkins
7 17 (4.83%) JUnit
8 9 (2.56%) Eclipse
8 9 (2.56%) PHPUnit
9 8 (2.27%) TeamCity
10 7 (1.99%) AccuRev
10 7 (1.99%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.14%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.14%) TestNG
13 3 (0.85%) Artifactory
13 3 (0.85%) DbUnit
13 3 (0.85%) Gradle
13 3 (0.85%) XMLUnit
General
1 65 (18.47%) Telecoms
2 56 (15.91%) Finance
3 49 (13.92%) Banking
4 30 (8.52%) Games
5 20 (5.68%) Retail
6 7 (1.99%) Marketing
7 6 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.14%) Local Government
9 2 (0.57%) Automotive
9 2 (0.57%) French Language
9 2 (0.57%) German Language
9 2 (0.57%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (55.68%) Developer
2 82 (23.30%) Java Developer
3 48 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 45 (12.78%) Web Developer
5 42 (11.93%) Java Engineer
6 40 (11.36%) C# Developer
7 30 (8.52%) Java Software Engineer
8 28 (7.95%) DevOps Engineer
8 28 (7.95%) Senior Developer
9 23 (6.53%) JavaScript Developer
10 22 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 20 (5.68%) Analyst
11 20 (5.68%) Data Scientist
12 19 (5.40%) Senior Java Developer
13 18 (5.11%) Java Software Developer
13 18 (5.11%) Lead Developer
13 18 (5.11%) Software Manager
14 16 (4.55%) .NET Developer
14 16 (4.55%) PHP Developer
14 16 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (37.50%) HTML
2 112 (31.82%) HTML5
3 88 (25.00%) CSS
4 82 (23.30%) Spring
5 78 (22.16%) .NET
6 68 (19.32%) AngularJS
6 68 (19.32%) Web Services
7 65 (18.47%) Backbone.js
7 65 (18.47%) React
8 62 (17.61%) XML
9 59 (16.76%) SOAP
10 52 (14.77%) Hibernate
11 44 (12.50%) XHTML
12 43 (12.22%) Dojo
12 43 (12.22%) jQuery
12 43 (12.22%) WSDL
13 42 (11.93%) Node.js
14 39 (11.08%) Apache Flex
15 37 (10.51%) Spring MVC
15 37 (10.51%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 84 (23.86%) Computer Science
2 33 (9.38%) RIA
3 28 (7.95%) Digital Media
4 27 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (5.40%) Mathematics
6 18 (5.11%) Visualisation
7 16 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.56%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.27%) Blog
9 8 (2.27%) VHDL
10 6 (1.70%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.70%) Cybercrime
10 6 (1.70%) EPoS
10 6 (1.70%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.70%) Physics
10 6 (1.70%) User Experience
11 5 (1.42%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (1.42%) e-Learning
11 5 (1.42%) Internet of Things
12 4 (1.14%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 108 (30.68%) Linux
2 56 (15.91%) Unix
3 48 (13.64%) Android
3 48 (13.64%) Apple iOS
4 39 (11.08%) Windows
5 23 (6.53%) FreeBSD
6 13 (3.69%) Windows Server
7 9 (2.56%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.28%) CentOS
9 1 (0.28%) Debian
9 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Fedora
9 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 95 (26.99%) TDD
4 83 (23.58%) Continuous Integration
4 83 (23.58%) OO
5 80 (22.73%) SDLC
6 63 (17.90%) Web Development
7 49 (13.92%) DevOps
8 46 (13.07%) Mobile Development
8 46 (13.07%) MVC
9 45 (12.78%) Android Development
9 45 (12.78%) iOS Development
9 45 (12.78%) UML
10 40 (11.36%) Automated Testing
11 35 (9.94%) Scrum
12 31 (8.81%) Analytics
13 29 (8.24%) Test Automation
14 26 (7.39%) Mentoring
15 23 (6.53%) Unit Testing
16 22 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 229 (65.06%) Java
2 179 (50.85%) JavaScript
3 81 (23.01%) C#
4 69 (19.60%) SQL
5 62 (17.61%) PHP
5 62 (17.61%) Python
6 33 (9.38%) Ruby
7 31 (8.81%) Groovy
8 28 (7.95%) Perl
8 28 (7.95%) Scala
9 26 (7.39%) C++
10 23 (6.53%) C
11 20 (5.68%) R
12 8 (2.27%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.99%) Delphi
13 7 (1.99%) Pascal
13 7 (1.99%) VBA
14 6 (1.70%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.42%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 124 (35.23%) Degree
2 73 (20.74%) Security Cleared
3 51 (14.49%) SC Cleared
4 18 (5.11%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.70%) CCENT
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.24%) QA
2 4 (1.14%) ISO 14001
2 4 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.85%) COBIT
4 2 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (5.11%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (3.13%) Docker
3 6 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (7.39%) Ansible
2 13 (3.69%) Puppet
3 11 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.99%) Nagios
Vendors
1 63 (17.90%) Oracle
2 42 (11.93%) Adobe
3 20 (5.68%) IBM
3 20 (5.68%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.55%) Tableau
5 15 (4.26%) TIBCO
6 12 (3.41%) Cisco
7 11 (3.13%) Google
8 9 (2.56%) Atlassian
8 9 (2.56%) Facebook
9 7 (1.99%) VMware
10 5 (1.42%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.42%) Hitachi
10 5 (1.42%) HP
10 5 (1.42%) Juniper
10 5 (1.42%) Sybase
11 4 (1.14%) SAP
11 4 (1.14%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.85%) Rackspace
12 3 (0.85%) Zend
Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + plus superb benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ARM (Advanced Resource Managers)
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £90k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bens (possibly higher)
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £32k - 36k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + benefits + work from home
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £32k - 36k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Forgerock Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £32k - 36k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £90k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + stock option, corp benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago