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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
England / South West
Rank 91 109 71
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -38
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 163 154 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.27% 2.81% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 3.16% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 148 132 183
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,375 £35,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +5.55%

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
4398 4874 5229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 88.17% 89.02% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3602 4127 4374
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +1 87 £42,500 -15.00% 24
Wiltshire +28 19 £34,375 -1.78% 3
Gloucestershire -14 17 £37,750 -8.48% 3
Dorset +13 13 £37,500 -14.28% 3
Somerset +1 11 £40,000 +95.12%
Cornwall - 4 £47,500 -
Devon -3 3 £55,000 +2.32% 1
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 145 (51.97%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (50.90%) Java
3 141 (50.54%) JavaScript
4 130 (46.59%) HTML
5 118 (42.29%) Degree
6 99 (35.48%) OO
7 79 (28.32%) SQL
8 76 (27.24%) Spring
8 76 (27.24%) HTML5
8 76 (27.24%) SDLC
9 74 (26.52%) Software Engineering
10 67 (24.01%) PHP
11 66 (23.66%) AngularJS
12 65 (23.30%) Computer Science
12 65 (23.30%) CSS
13 64 (22.94%) Linux
14 63 (22.58%) React
15 61 (21.86%) Backbone.js
16 56 (20.07%) Security Cleared
17 55 (19.71%) .NET
18 51 (18.28%) Apache
18 51 (18.28%) Web Development
19 49 (17.56%) MVC
20 47 (16.85%) C#
21 46 (16.49%) SC Cleared
22 45 (16.13%) REST
22 45 (16.13%) ITIL
23 44 (15.77%) Web Services
24 43 (15.41%) Python
24 43 (15.41%) Scrum

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 51 (18.28%) Apache
2 37 (13.26%) Alfresco
3 35 (12.54%) Joomla!
4 27 (9.68%) JBoss
5 25 (8.96%) WebLogic
5 25 (8.96%) WebSphere
6 19 (6.81%) Drupal
7 12 (4.30%) CMS
8 11 (3.94%) Confluence
8 11 (3.94%) WordPress
9 6 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (1.43%) Apache Pig
11 4 (1.43%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.08%) Apache Spark
12 3 (1.08%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.72%) Documentum
13 2 (0.72%) Liferay
13 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.11%) GitHub
2 9 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.79%) IaaS
3 5 (1.79%) PaaS
3 5 (1.79%) SaaS
4 4 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.94%) Internet
2 9 (3.23%) 3GPP
2 9 (3.23%) FCAPS
2 9 (3.23%) GGSN
2 9 (3.23%) MGW
2 9 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (3.23%) Wireless
3 6 (2.15%) Intranet
4 5 (1.79%) DNS
4 5 (1.79%) Firewall
4 5 (1.79%) SAN
4 5 (1.79%) SSL
5 4 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.43%) NAS
5 4 (1.43%) Network Security
5 4 (1.43%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (1.08%) Skype
7 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.05%) MongoDB
2 34 (12.19%) NoSQL
3 27 (9.68%) MySQL
4 25 (8.96%) MS Access
5 21 (7.53%) Big Data
6 14 (5.02%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.94%) SQL Server
8 10 (3.58%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.51%) GIS
9 7 (2.51%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.43%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.43%) Neo4j
10 4 (1.43%) OrientDB
11 3 (1.08%) Apache Accumulo
12 2 (0.72%) EDRMS
12 2 (0.72%) HBase
12 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (14.70%) Jenkins
2 39 (13.98%) Maven
3 38 (13.62%) Subversion
4 25 (8.96%) Oracle Forms
5 16 (5.73%) JIRA
6 15 (5.38%) Git (software)
6 15 (5.38%) JUnit
7 13 (4.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (4.30%) Ant
9 10 (3.58%) Apache Ivy
10 9 (3.23%) Bitbucket
10 9 (3.23%) Selenium
11 8 (2.87%) EasyMock
12 4 (1.43%) Hudson
13 3 (1.08%) Jasmine
13 3 (1.08%) Protractor
13 3 (1.08%) SpecFlow
13 3 (1.08%) TestNG
13 3 (1.08%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.72%) TestLink
General
1 39 (13.98%) Finance
2 36 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 25 (8.96%) Banking
4 19 (6.81%) Games
5 7 (2.51%) Marketing
6 6 (2.15%) Advertising
6 6 (2.15%) Publishing
7 5 (1.79%) Electronics
8 4 (1.43%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 159 (56.99%) Developer
2 59 (21.15%) Java Developer
3 42 (15.05%) Web Developer
4 23 (8.24%) Software Engineer
5 22 (7.89%) .NET Developer
5 22 (7.89%) C# Developer
6 19 (6.81%) PHP Developer
7 17 (6.09%) Lead Developer
8 16 (5.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 16 (5.73%) Senior Developer
9 15 (5.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (5.02%) Applications Support
10 14 (5.02%) Architect
10 14 (5.02%) Full Stack Developer
11 13 (4.66%) Analyst
11 13 (4.66%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (4.30%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 12 (4.30%) Technical Specialist
13 11 (3.94%) Applications Developer
13 11 (3.94%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (46.59%) HTML
2 76 (27.24%) HTML5
2 76 (27.24%) Spring
3 66 (23.66%) AngularJS
4 65 (23.30%) CSS
5 63 (22.58%) React
6 61 (21.86%) Backbone.js
7 55 (19.71%) .NET
8 45 (16.13%) REST
9 44 (15.77%) Web Services
10 42 (15.05%) SOAP
11 35 (12.54%) Dojo
11 35 (12.54%) WSDL
12 33 (11.83%) Ajax
12 33 (11.83%) XML
13 32 (11.47%) Ember.js
14 27 (9.68%) JSP
15 26 (9.32%) Hibernate
16 23 (8.24%) J2EE
17 22 (7.89%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 65 (23.30%) Computer Science
2 37 (13.26%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (5.73%) Data Centre
4 15 (5.38%) Visualisation
5 12 (4.30%) Social Media
6 11 (3.94%) User Experience
6 11 (3.94%) Wiki
7 10 (3.58%) RIA
8 6 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (2.15%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.15%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.79%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.43%) Clustering
10 4 (1.43%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.43%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.08%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.08%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.08%) Remote Sensing
12 2 (0.72%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 64 (22.94%) Linux
2 35 (12.54%) Android
2 35 (12.54%) Apple iOS
3 34 (12.19%) Unix
4 7 (2.51%) CentOS
4 7 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.43%) Debian
6 4 (1.43%) FreeBSD
6 4 (1.43%) Solaris
6 4 (1.43%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.08%) Windows
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (51.97%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (35.48%) OO
3 76 (27.24%) SDLC
4 74 (26.52%) Software Engineering
5 51 (18.28%) Web Development
6 49 (17.56%) MVC
7 45 (16.13%) ITIL
8 43 (15.41%) Scrum
9 40 (14.34%) Mobile Development
10 35 (12.54%) Android Development
10 35 (12.54%) iOS Development
11 30 (10.75%) TDD
12 29 (10.39%) Microservices
13 24 (8.60%) Presales
14 23 (8.24%) DevOps
15 22 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (7.53%) Front End Development
16 21 (7.53%) Service Delivery
17 17 (6.09%) Automated Testing
17 17 (6.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 142 (50.90%) Java
2 141 (50.54%) JavaScript
3 79 (28.32%) SQL
4 67 (24.01%) PHP
5 47 (16.85%) C#
6 43 (15.41%) Python
7 26 (9.32%) C++
8 25 (8.96%) Delphi
8 25 (8.96%) Pascal
8 25 (8.96%) PowerShell
8 25 (8.96%) VBA
9 24 (8.60%) C
10 12 (4.30%) Perl
11 8 (2.87%) Embedded C++
12 7 (2.51%) Ruby
13 5 (1.79%) Scala
14 4 (1.43%) Groovy
15 3 (1.08%) PHP 5
15 3 (1.08%) PHP 7
16 2 (0.72%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 118 (42.29%) Degree
2 56 (20.07%) Security Cleared
3 46 (16.49%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.87%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.43%) CCNA
5 4 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.72%) CCNP
6 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.58%) QA
2 5 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.08%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.36%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (3.58%) Firmware
2 8 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.79%) Docker
4 4 (1.43%) Samba
5 3 (1.08%) Ceph
6 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.36%) HDFS
7 1 (0.36%) NFS
Systems Management
1 29 (10.39%) Nagios
2 8 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.51%) Ansible
3 7 (2.51%) Puppet
4 4 (1.43%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.72%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.72%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.36%) Oozie
Vendors
1 40 (14.34%) Oracle
2 27 (9.68%) IBM
3 12 (4.30%) Intel
3 12 (4.30%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.58%) Adobe
5 8 (2.87%) VMware
6 7 (2.51%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.79%) Cisco
7 5 (1.79%) ESRI
7 5 (1.79%) F5
7 5 (1.79%) Google
7 5 (1.79%) Juniper
8 4 (1.43%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (1.43%) Veritas
9 3 (1.08%) Cloudera
9 3 (1.08%) Hortonworks
9 3 (1.08%) Zend
10 2 (0.72%) Apigee
10 2 (0.72%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.72%) Blackboard
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