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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 88 110 92
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 168 143 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.15% 2.47% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 2.89% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 141 132 142
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £54,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
4640 4951 5064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.97% 85.44% 85.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3892 4126 4213
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,909
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.55%
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 27 May 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 27 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
Bristol -14 73 £45,000 - 12
Somerset +14 32 £41,500 +18.57% 4
Gloucestershire +17 25 £51,500 +14.44% 3
Wiltshire +20 14 £35,000 -3.44% 3
Devon +8 14 £55,000 +37.50%
Dorset +12 10 £40,750 -29.13% 3
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 228 (65.90%) Java
2 214 (61.85%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (51.45%) JavaScript
4 136 (39.31%) Degree
5 131 (37.86%) HTML
6 111 (32.08%) Software Engineering
7 110 (31.79%) HTML5
8 109 (31.50%) Linux
9 103 (29.77%) TDD
10 94 (27.17%) Spring
11 92 (26.59%) CSS
11 92 (26.59%) SDLC
12 90 (26.01%) Continuous Integration
13 85 (24.57%) Computer Science
14 84 (24.28%) Web Development
15 82 (23.70%) MongoDB
15 82 (23.70%) OO
16 81 (23.41%) C#
17 78 (22.54%) Security Cleared
18 77 (22.25%) Web Services
18 77 (22.25%) XML
19 76 (21.97%) .NET
20 71 (20.52%) Internet
21 69 (19.94%) SQL
21 69 (19.94%) Hibernate
21 69 (19.94%) Maven
22 66 (19.08%) Subversion
22 66 (19.08%) SOAP
22 66 (19.08%) AngularJS
23 65 (18.79%) 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 50 (14.45%) Alfresco
1 50 (14.45%) Joomla!
2 38 (10.98%) Node.js
3 28 (8.09%) Apache
4 26 (7.51%) Apache Spark
5 22 (6.36%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (5.20%) OpenStack
7 17 (4.91%) Apache Pig
7 17 (4.91%) CMS
8 15 (4.34%) Drupal
8 15 (4.34%) Tomcat
9 14 (4.05%) Confluence
9 14 (4.05%) SAS
10 11 (3.18%) Apache Solr
11 10 (2.89%) JBoss
12 9 (2.60%) WebLogic
12 9 (2.60%) WebSphere
13 7 (2.02%) WordPress
14 5 (1.45%) Jetty
15 3 (0.87%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 5 (1.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Magento
2 2 (0.58%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.58%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.91%) SaaS
2 11 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.89%) GitHub
4 7 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.58%) Office 365
5 2 (0.58%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 71 (20.52%) Internet
2 12 (3.47%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.89%) Ethernet
3 10 (2.89%) HTTP
3 10 (2.89%) SSL
4 9 (2.60%) Broadband
4 9 (2.60%) IPv6
5 7 (2.02%) IP Telephony
6 5 (1.45%) Firewall
7 4 (1.16%) Intranet
7 4 (1.16%) NetScreen
7 4 (1.16%) SAN
8 1 (0.29%) DHCP
8 1 (0.29%) DNS
8 1 (0.29%) LAN
8 1 (0.29%) MPLS
8 1 (0.29%) NGN
8 1 (0.29%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.29%) WAN
8 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (23.70%) MongoDB
2 62 (17.92%) MySQL
3 50 (14.45%) NoSQL
4 35 (10.12%) Big Data
5 33 (9.54%) SQL Server
6 31 (8.96%) Hadoop
7 27 (7.80%) Relational Database
8 22 (6.36%) Neo4j
9 19 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (4.91%) Apache Hive
11 14 (4.05%) Amazon Redshift
11 14 (4.05%) Parquet
11 14 (4.05%) QlikView
12 13 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (3.76%) Impala
13 12 (3.47%) RDBMS
14 9 (2.60%) Couchbase
14 9 (2.60%) Sybase ASE
15 6 (1.73%) MS Access
16 5 (1.45%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 69 (19.94%) Maven
2 66 (19.08%) Subversion
3 48 (13.87%) Ant
4 47 (13.58%) Apache Ivy
5 33 (9.54%) JIRA
6 28 (8.09%) Git (software)
7 23 (6.65%) Jenkins
8 16 (4.62%) JUnit
9 10 (2.89%) Eclipse
10 7 (2.02%) AccuRev
10 7 (2.02%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (1.73%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (1.73%) PHPUnit
12 5 (1.45%) JMeter
13 4 (1.16%) TestNG
14 3 (0.87%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.87%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.87%) Selenium
14 3 (0.87%) TestComplete
General
1 65 (18.79%) Telecoms
2 54 (15.61%) Finance
3 52 (15.03%) Banking
4 25 (7.23%) Games
5 21 (6.07%) Retail
6 6 (1.73%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.73%) Marketing
7 5 (1.45%) Local Government
8 3 (0.87%) Military
9 2 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.58%) Electronics
9 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.58%) French Language
9 2 (0.58%) German Language
9 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 203 (58.67%) Developer
2 91 (26.30%) Java Developer
3 42 (12.14%) Web Developer
4 37 (10.69%) Software Engineer
5 35 (10.12%) C# Developer
6 31 (8.96%) Java Engineer
7 27 (7.80%) Senior Developer
8 25 (7.23%) Test Engineer
9 23 (6.65%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 22 (6.36%) DevOps Engineer
11 21 (6.07%) Java Software Developer
12 20 (5.78%) JavaScript Developer
13 19 (5.49%) Applications Developer
13 19 (5.49%) Software Manager
14 18 (5.20%) Analyst
14 18 (5.20%) Data Scientist
14 18 (5.20%) Java Software Engineer
15 17 (4.91%) Java Applications Developer
15 17 (4.91%) QA Engineer
15 17 (4.91%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (37.86%) HTML
2 110 (31.79%) HTML5
3 94 (27.17%) Spring
4 92 (26.59%) CSS
5 77 (22.25%) Web Services
5 77 (22.25%) XML
6 76 (21.97%) .NET
7 69 (19.94%) Hibernate
8 66 (19.08%) AngularJS
8 66 (19.08%) SOAP
9 58 (16.76%) React
10 55 (15.90%) Backbone.js
11 50 (14.45%) Dojo
11 50 (14.45%) WSDL
11 50 (14.45%) XHTML
12 45 (13.01%) JPA
12 45 (13.01%) Spring MVC
12 45 (13.01%) Spring Web Flow
13 44 (12.72%) Apache Flex
14 39 (11.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 85 (24.57%) Computer Science
2 41 (11.85%) RIA
3 32 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (6.94%) Digital Media
5 19 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (4.62%) Visualisation
7 14 (4.05%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.89%) Internet of Things
8 10 (2.89%) VHDL
9 9 (2.60%) Fixed Income
9 9 (2.60%) Management Information System
10 8 (2.31%) Blog
11 7 (2.02%) EPoS
11 7 (2.02%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.73%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.73%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.73%) Cybercrime
12 6 (1.73%) User Experience
13 5 (1.45%) Artificial Intelligence
13 5 (1.45%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 109 (31.50%) Linux
2 58 (16.76%) Android
2 58 (16.76%) Apple iOS
3 55 (15.90%) Unix
4 46 (13.29%) Windows
5 17 (4.91%) FreeBSD
6 13 (3.76%) Windows Server
7 11 (3.18%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.29%) CentOS
10 1 (0.29%) Debian
10 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.29%) Fedora
10 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (61.85%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (32.08%) Software Engineering
3 103 (29.77%) TDD
4 92 (26.59%) SDLC
5 90 (26.01%) Continuous Integration
6 84 (24.28%) Web Development
7 82 (23.70%) OO
8 58 (16.76%) UML
9 56 (16.18%) MVC
10 55 (15.90%) Mobile Development
11 52 (15.03%) Android Development
11 52 (15.03%) iOS Development
12 45 (13.01%) DevOps
13 34 (9.83%) Test Automation
14 30 (8.67%) Unit Testing
15 29 (8.38%) Analytics
15 29 (8.38%) Scrum
16 27 (7.80%) Automated Testing
17 26 (7.51%) Product Management
18 24 (6.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 228 (65.90%) Java
2 178 (51.45%) JavaScript
3 81 (23.41%) C#
4 69 (19.94%) SQL
5 57 (16.47%) PHP
6 54 (15.61%) Python
7 33 (9.54%) Perl
8 32 (9.25%) Ruby
9 31 (8.96%) C++
10 28 (8.09%) Scala
11 25 (7.23%) Groovy
12 23 (6.65%) C
13 18 (5.20%) R
14 10 (2.89%) Shell Script
15 9 (2.60%) Bash Shell
16 7 (2.02%) PowerShell
17 6 (1.73%) Delphi
17 6 (1.73%) Pascal
17 6 (1.73%) VBA
18 3 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 136 (39.31%) Degree
2 78 (22.54%) Security Cleared
3 58 (16.76%) SC Cleared
4 20 (5.78%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.02%) CCENT
6 1 (0.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (11.27%) QA
2 3 (0.87%) COBIT
2 3 (0.87%) ISO 14001
2 3 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.31%) Docker
2 6 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (6.36%) Ansible
2 13 (3.76%) Puppet
3 11 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.73%) Nagios
5 3 (0.87%) Kibana
5 3 (0.87%) logstash
5 3 (0.87%) Salt
Vendors
1 61 (17.63%) Oracle
2 50 (14.45%) Adobe
3 18 (5.20%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.34%) IBM
5 14 (4.05%) Google
5 14 (4.05%) Tableau
6 13 (3.76%) TIBCO
7 12 (3.47%) Cisco
7 12 (3.47%) Facebook
8 11 (3.18%) Atlassian
9 9 (2.60%) Sybase
10 7 (2.02%) VMware
11 6 (1.73%) ForgeRock
12 4 (1.16%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.16%) Cognizant
12 4 (1.16%) Hitachi
12 4 (1.16%) HP
12 4 (1.16%) Juniper
12 4 (1.16%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.16%) Zend
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Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + negotiable
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