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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 78 114 121
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 202 157 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.73% 2.68% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 3.11% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 178 124 108
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,658 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +5.88%
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
4699 5043 5231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.76% 86.07% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3914 4258 4279
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 July 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 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
Bristol +12 87 £45,000 - 9
Somerset +27 58 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Dorset +33 27 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Gloucestershire +6 16 £54,000 +20.00% 6
Wiltshire +10 10 £35,000 -3.44%
Devon -2 4 £31,270 -21.82%
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 247 (65.69%) Java
2 233 (61.97%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (50.80%) JavaScript
4 149 (39.63%) HTML
5 141 (37.50%) Degree
6 124 (32.98%) Software Engineering
7 123 (32.71%) HTML5
8 115 (30.59%) Linux
9 104 (27.66%) CSS
10 101 (26.86%) SDLC
11 98 (26.06%) OO
11 98 (26.06%) TDD
12 96 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
13 85 (22.61%) .NET
14 84 (22.34%) SQL
14 84 (22.34%) Computer Science
15 83 (22.07%) MongoDB
16 82 (21.81%) Spring
16 82 (21.81%) C#
17 81 (21.54%) Security Cleared
18 79 (21.01%) Python
19 77 (20.48%) Telecoms
19 77 (20.48%) AngularJS
20 74 (19.68%) React
21 72 (19.15%) Backbone.js
22 70 (18.62%) Web Services
23 69 (18.35%) PHP
23 69 (18.35%) MySQL
23 69 (18.35%) Oracle
24 63 (16.76%) SOAP

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 46 (12.23%) Alfresco
2 45 (11.97%) Joomla!
3 39 (10.37%) Apache
4 28 (7.45%) Apache Spark
5 26 (6.91%) Elasticsearch
6 22 (5.85%) Apache Pig
7 20 (5.32%) OpenStack
8 17 (4.52%) Drupal
9 16 (4.26%) CMS
9 16 (4.26%) SAS
10 15 (3.99%) Confluence
11 12 (3.19%) Apache Solr
12 11 (2.93%) JBoss
12 11 (2.93%) WebLogic
12 11 (2.93%) WebSphere
13 9 (2.39%) Tomcat
13 9 (2.39%) WordPress
14 5 (1.33%) MS Exchange
15 3 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.80%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.80%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (2.66%) Magento
2 3 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.53%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.79%) GitHub
1 18 (4.79%) SaaS
2 10 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.33%) Office 365
4 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.53%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.53%) Responsys
6 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 58 (15.43%) Internet
2 18 (4.79%) TCP/IP
3 15 (3.99%) Ethernet
4 14 (3.72%) IPv6
5 13 (3.46%) Broadband
6 8 (2.13%) Firewall
7 7 (1.86%) HTTP
7 7 (1.86%) NetScreen
7 7 (1.86%) SAN
8 5 (1.33%) Intranet
9 2 (0.53%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.27%) DNS
10 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.27%) LAN
10 1 (0.27%) MPLS
10 1 (0.27%) Network Security
10 1 (0.27%) NGN
10 1 (0.27%) OpenFlow
10 1 (0.27%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (22.07%) MongoDB
2 69 (18.35%) MySQL
3 54 (14.36%) NoSQL
4 46 (12.23%) Hadoop
5 45 (11.97%) Big Data
6 29 (7.71%) Neo4j
7 22 (5.85%) Apache Hive
8 21 (5.59%) Relational Database
9 16 (4.26%) Amazon Redshift
9 16 (4.26%) Parquet
9 16 (4.26%) QlikView
10 15 (3.99%) Impala
10 15 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (3.99%) SQL Server
11 13 (3.46%) Couchbase
12 12 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (2.39%) MS Access
14 8 (2.13%) Apache Accumulo
14 8 (2.13%) OrientDB
15 5 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 60 (15.96%) Subversion
2 55 (14.63%) Maven
3 41 (10.90%) Ant
4 39 (10.37%) JIRA
5 38 (10.11%) Apache Ivy
6 33 (8.78%) Jenkins
7 29 (7.71%) Git (software)
8 22 (5.85%) JUnit
9 11 (2.93%) PHPUnit
10 9 (2.39%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (2.39%) Selenium
10 9 (2.39%) TeamCity
10 9 (2.39%) TestNG
11 7 (1.86%) AccuRev
11 7 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (1.86%) Eclipse
12 6 (1.60%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.60%) Protractor
13 5 (1.33%) Bitbucket
14 4 (1.06%) Cucumber
General
1 77 (20.48%) Telecoms
2 54 (14.36%) Finance
3 45 (11.97%) Banking
4 28 (7.45%) Games
5 16 (4.26%) Retail
6 9 (2.39%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.13%) Marketing
8 4 (1.06%) Electronics
9 3 (0.80%) Local Government
10 2 (0.53%) Automotive
10 2 (0.53%) French Language
10 2 (0.53%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Military
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 202 (53.72%) Developer
2 83 (22.07%) Java Developer
3 52 (13.83%) Software Engineer
4 50 (13.30%) Web Developer
5 43 (11.44%) Java Engineer
6 35 (9.31%) C# Developer
7 32 (8.51%) Java Software Engineer
8 30 (7.98%) DevOps Engineer
8 30 (7.98%) Senior Developer
9 22 (5.85%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (5.32%) Analyst
10 20 (5.32%) Data Scientist
10 20 (5.32%) Senior Java Developer
11 19 (5.05%) Full Stack Developer
12 18 (4.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 17 (4.52%) Applications Developer
13 17 (4.52%) Full Stack Web Developer
13 17 (4.52%) Java Software Developer
13 17 (4.52%) Lead Developer
13 17 (4.52%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (39.63%) HTML
2 123 (32.71%) HTML5
3 104 (27.66%) CSS
4 85 (22.61%) .NET
5 82 (21.81%) Spring
6 77 (20.48%) AngularJS
7 74 (19.68%) React
8 72 (19.15%) Backbone.js
9 70 (18.62%) Web Services
10 63 (16.76%) SOAP
11 56 (14.89%) XML
12 53 (14.10%) REST
13 46 (12.23%) Hibernate
14 45 (11.97%) Dojo
14 45 (11.97%) jQuery
14 45 (11.97%) WSDL
15 42 (11.17%) Node.js
15 42 (11.17%) XHTML
16 39 (10.37%) Apache Flex
17 37 (9.84%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 84 (22.34%) Computer Science
2 37 (9.84%) Digital Media
3 34 (9.04%) RIA
4 25 (6.65%) Visualisation
5 23 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (5.85%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.66%) Blog
7 10 (2.66%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.66%) User Experience
8 9 (2.39%) Physics
9 8 (2.13%) Wiki
10 7 (1.86%) VHDL
11 6 (1.60%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.60%) Cybercrime
11 6 (1.60%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.33%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (1.33%) Internet of Things
12 5 (1.33%) Social Media
13 4 (1.06%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 115 (30.59%) Linux
2 52 (13.83%) Unix
3 51 (13.56%) Apple iOS
4 50 (13.30%) Android
5 34 (9.04%) Windows
6 29 (7.71%) FreeBSD
7 11 (2.93%) Windows Server
8 8 (2.13%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.27%) Debian
12 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (61.97%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (32.98%) Software Engineering
3 101 (26.86%) SDLC
4 98 (26.06%) OO
4 98 (26.06%) TDD
5 96 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
6 57 (15.16%) Web Development
7 56 (14.89%) DevOps
8 51 (13.56%) Scrum
9 49 (13.03%) Mobile Development
10 47 (12.50%) Android Development
10 47 (12.50%) iOS Development
10 47 (12.50%) MVC
11 46 (12.23%) UML
12 38 (10.11%) Automated Testing
13 31 (8.24%) Analytics
14 28 (7.45%) Mentoring
14 28 (7.45%) Test Automation
15 23 (6.12%) MapReduce
16 22 (5.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 247 (65.69%) Java
2 191 (50.80%) JavaScript
3 84 (22.34%) SQL
4 82 (21.81%) C#
5 79 (21.01%) Python
6 69 (18.35%) PHP
7 35 (9.31%) Groovy
8 34 (9.04%) Ruby
9 31 (8.24%) Perl
9 31 (8.24%) Scala
10 27 (7.18%) C++
11 25 (6.65%) C
12 20 (5.32%) R
13 10 (2.66%) PowerShell
14 9 (2.39%) Delphi
14 9 (2.39%) Pascal
14 9 (2.39%) VBA
15 7 (1.86%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.33%) Clojure
16 5 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 141 (37.50%) Degree
2 81 (21.54%) Security Cleared
3 55 (14.63%) SC Cleared
4 20 (5.32%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.53%) CCENT
5 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.38%) QA
2 4 (1.06%) ISO 14001
2 4 (1.06%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.80%) COBIT
4 2 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
2 12 (3.19%) Docker
3 8 (2.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (8.24%) Ansible
2 18 (4.79%) Puppet
3 17 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.39%) Nagios
5 3 (0.80%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 69 (18.35%) Oracle
2 40 (10.64%) Adobe
3 23 (6.12%) IBM
4 20 (5.32%) Microsoft
5 16 (4.26%) Tableau
6 15 (3.99%) TIBCO
7 10 (2.66%) Cisco
8 8 (2.13%) Google
8 8 (2.13%) VMware
9 7 (1.86%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.86%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.86%) Hitachi
9 7 (1.86%) HP
9 7 (1.86%) Juniper
10 6 (1.60%) Facebook
11 5 (1.33%) Citrix
12 4 (1.06%) SAP
12 4 (1.06%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.80%) Rackspace
13 3 (0.80%) Zend
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