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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 101 110 83
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 144 151 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.80% 2.65% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 2.98% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 119 135 163
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £77,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
4503 5066 5595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.62% 88.83% 86.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3735 4261 4592
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 78 £45,000 -14.28% 8
Wiltshire +34 24 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Gloucestershire -20 12 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Dorset +17 11 £37,000 -14.94% 3
Somerset -3 9 £37,500 +50.00% 3
Devon -11 3 £55,000 +57.14%
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 171 (56.62%) Java
2 163 (53.97%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (47.02%) JavaScript
4 134 (44.37%) HTML
5 128 (42.38%) Degree
6 95 (31.46%) OO
7 88 (29.14%) Software Engineering
8 87 (28.81%) HTML5
9 83 (27.48%) CSS
10 82 (27.15%) SQL
11 78 (25.83%) SDLC
12 72 (23.84%) Spring
13 69 (22.85%) AngularJS
14 68 (22.52%) Computer Science
14 68 (22.52%) PHP
15 65 (21.52%) React
16 64 (21.19%) Linux
17 62 (20.53%) Backbone.js
18 55 (18.21%) Python
19 54 (17.88%) .NET
19 54 (17.88%) REST
19 54 (17.88%) Security Cleared
20 51 (16.89%) Scrum
21 49 (16.23%) C#
22 48 (15.89%) Web Development
22 48 (15.89%) MongoDB
23 47 (15.56%) SC Cleared
24 45 (14.90%) Web Services
25 44 (14.57%) Oracle
26 43 (14.24%) Telecoms

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 41 (13.58%) Apache
2 35 (11.59%) Alfresco
3 32 (10.60%) Joomla!
4 21 (6.95%) Drupal
4 21 (6.95%) JBoss
5 20 (6.62%) WebLogic
5 20 (6.62%) WebSphere
6 12 (3.97%) WordPress
7 11 (3.64%) CMS
8 8 (2.65%) Confluence
8 8 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (2.32%) Apache Pig
9 7 (2.32%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.99%) Apache Spark
10 6 (1.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (1.32%) Apache Solr
11 4 (1.32%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.99%) Documentum
12 3 (0.99%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (4.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.28%) GitHub
2 8 (2.65%) SaaS
3 5 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.66%) IaaS
3 5 (1.66%) PaaS
4 4 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.95%) Internet
2 9 (2.98%) 3GPP
2 9 (2.98%) FCAPS
2 9 (2.98%) GGSN
2 9 (2.98%) MGW
2 9 (2.98%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (2.98%) Wireless
3 8 (2.65%) Intranet
4 5 (1.66%) Firewall
4 5 (1.66%) Network Security
4 5 (1.66%) SAN
5 4 (1.32%) DNS
5 4 (1.32%) SSL
6 3 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.99%) NAS
6 3 (0.99%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (0.99%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.66%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.66%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.66%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.89%) MongoDB
2 39 (12.91%) NoSQL
3 38 (12.58%) MySQL
4 36 (11.92%) Big Data
5 24 (7.95%) Hadoop
6 18 (5.96%) MS Access
7 15 (4.97%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.64%) RDBMS
8 11 (3.64%) SQL Server
9 9 (2.98%) Neo4j
10 8 (2.65%) OrientDB
11 7 (2.32%) Apache Hive
11 7 (2.32%) GIS
12 6 (1.99%) Couchbase
13 5 (1.66%) Apache Accumulo
14 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
16 2 (0.66%) HBase
16 2 (0.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 37 (12.25%) Subversion
2 35 (11.59%) Maven
3 33 (10.93%) Jenkins
4 23 (7.62%) Git (software)
5 18 (5.96%) JIRA
5 18 (5.96%) Oracle Forms
6 15 (4.97%) Ant
7 14 (4.64%) Apache Ivy
8 12 (3.97%) JUnit
8 12 (3.97%) Selenium
9 7 (2.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.99%) Hudson
10 6 (1.99%) Jasmine
10 6 (1.99%) PHPUnit
10 6 (1.99%) Protractor
10 6 (1.99%) TestNG
11 4 (1.32%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.32%) Capybara
11 4 (1.32%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.32%) TestLink
General
1 43 (14.24%) Telecoms
2 34 (11.26%) Finance
3 24 (7.95%) Games
4 21 (6.95%) Banking
5 7 (2.32%) Electronics
5 7 (2.32%) Marketing
6 6 (1.99%) Advertising
6 6 (1.99%) Publishing
7 5 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.32%) Retail
9 3 (0.99%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.66%) Military
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
11 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 164 (54.30%) Developer
2 70 (23.18%) Java Developer
3 47 (15.56%) Web Developer
4 37 (12.25%) Software Engineer
5 27 (8.94%) Java Engineer
6 23 (7.62%) C# Developer
7 21 (6.95%) Java Software Engineer
8 20 (6.62%) Lead Developer
8 20 (6.62%) PHP Developer
8 20 (6.62%) Senior Developer
9 19 (6.29%) Full Stack Developer
10 17 (5.63%) Architect
11 16 (5.30%) .NET Developer
11 16 (5.30%) Senior Java Developer
12 15 (4.97%) Applications Developer
12 15 (4.97%) JavaScript Developer
12 15 (4.97%) Web Applications Developer
13 14 (4.64%) Full Stack Web Developer
14 13 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
14 13 (4.30%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (44.37%) HTML
2 87 (28.81%) HTML5
3 83 (27.48%) CSS
4 72 (23.84%) Spring
5 69 (22.85%) AngularJS
6 65 (21.52%) React
7 62 (20.53%) Backbone.js
8 54 (17.88%) .NET
8 54 (17.88%) REST
9 45 (14.90%) Web Services
10 41 (13.58%) SOAP
11 32 (10.60%) Dojo
11 32 (10.60%) WSDL
12 29 (9.60%) Ajax
12 29 (9.60%) XML
13 28 (9.27%) Ember.js
13 28 (9.27%) jQuery
14 26 (8.61%) Hibernate
15 25 (8.28%) Node.js
16 24 (7.95%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 68 (22.52%) Computer Science
2 36 (11.92%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.97%) Data Centre
4 14 (4.64%) Digital Media
4 14 (4.64%) RIA
5 13 (4.30%) Social Media
5 13 (4.30%) Visualisation
6 10 (3.31%) User Experience
7 8 (2.65%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (2.65%) Wiki
8 7 (2.32%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (2.32%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.99%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.32%) Handset
10 4 (1.32%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.32%) Physics
11 3 (0.99%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (21.19%) Linux
2 33 (10.93%) Apple iOS
3 32 (10.60%) Android
4 27 (8.94%) Unix
5 10 (3.31%) FreeBSD
6 7 (2.32%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (1.32%) Windows
8 3 (0.99%) Debian
8 3 (0.99%) Solaris
8 3 (0.99%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.66%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (53.97%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (31.46%) OO
3 88 (29.14%) Software Engineering
4 78 (25.83%) SDLC
5 51 (16.89%) Scrum
6 48 (15.89%) Web Development
7 43 (14.24%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (13.58%) MVC
8 41 (13.58%) TDD
9 36 (11.92%) Mobile Development
10 32 (10.60%) Android Development
10 32 (10.60%) iOS Development
11 31 (10.26%) ITIL
12 26 (8.61%) Microservices
13 25 (8.28%) Presales
14 24 (7.95%) Automated Testing
14 24 (7.95%) DevOps
14 24 (7.95%) Mentoring
15 19 (6.29%) Configuration Management
16 17 (5.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 171 (56.62%) Java
2 142 (47.02%) JavaScript
3 82 (27.15%) SQL
4 68 (22.52%) PHP
5 55 (18.21%) Python
6 49 (16.23%) C#
7 22 (7.28%) C
8 18 (5.96%) Delphi
8 18 (5.96%) Pascal
8 18 (5.96%) PowerShell
8 18 (5.96%) VBA
9 17 (5.63%) C++
10 15 (4.97%) Perl
11 13 (4.30%) Ruby
12 11 (3.64%) Groovy
13 9 (2.98%) Scala
14 4 (1.32%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.32%) Clojure
14 4 (1.32%) Embedded C++
14 4 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 128 (42.38%) Degree
2 54 (17.88%) Security Cleared
3 47 (15.56%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.98%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.32%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.99%) CCNA
6 3 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.66%) CCNP
8 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.30%) QA
2 3 (0.99%) HIPAA
2 3 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.99%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (3.31%) Firmware
2 9 (2.98%) Docker
3 8 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.99%) Ceph
5 3 (0.99%) Samba
6 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (6.95%) Nagios
2 14 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (4.30%) Ansible
3 13 (4.30%) Puppet
4 4 (1.32%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (0.99%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.66%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 44 (14.57%) Oracle
2 23 (7.62%) IBM
3 14 (4.64%) Adobe
4 13 (4.30%) Microsoft
5 12 (3.97%) Intel
6 8 (2.65%) VMware
7 5 (1.66%) Cisco
7 5 (1.66%) Hortonworks
7 5 (1.66%) Juniper
7 5 (1.66%) Sybase
8 4 (1.32%) ESRI
8 4 (1.32%) Google
9 3 (0.99%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (0.99%) F5
9 3 (0.99%) OpenText
9 3 (0.99%) Veritas
9 3 (0.99%) Zend
10 2 (0.66%) Blackboard
10 2 (0.66%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.66%) Cloudera
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Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Cornwall
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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IT Connections
Salary: to £60000
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Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
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Cirencester
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Package
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Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
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