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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
England / South West
Rank 94 93 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 165 176 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.24% 3.04% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 3.41% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 159 145 152
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,300
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,820 £34,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
4572 5166 5241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 89.65% 89.25% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3731 4248 4400
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -8 79 £46,250 +2.77% 12
Wiltshire +33 25 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -9 18 £37,500 -9.09% 2
Somerset -6 16 £42,000 +31.25% 2
Dorset +22 10 £37,500 -15.73% 1
Cornwall - 7 £45,000 - 4
Devon -3 2 £33,838 -43.60% 3
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 172 (56.95%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (51.99%) Java
3 144 (47.68%) JavaScript
4 133 (44.04%) HTML
5 116 (38.41%) Degree
6 110 (36.42%) OO
7 82 (27.15%) SQL
8 81 (26.82%) Linux
8 81 (26.82%) SDLC
9 74 (24.50%) PHP
10 72 (23.84%) HTML5
11 71 (23.51%) Spring
12 67 (22.19%) Software Engineering
13 64 (21.19%) C#
14 63 (20.86%) Computer Science
15 62 (20.53%) .NET
16 60 (19.87%) CSS
17 59 (19.54%) AngularJS
18 56 (18.54%) Apache
19 54 (17.88%) Scrum
20 53 (17.55%) Python
20 53 (17.55%) Security Cleared
20 53 (17.55%) React
21 52 (17.22%) Backbone.js
21 52 (17.22%) Finance
22 50 (16.56%) MVC
23 49 (16.23%) ITIL
24 48 (15.89%) Jenkins
25 47 (15.56%) Web Services
26 44 (14.57%) Unix

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 56 (18.54%) Apache
2 34 (11.26%) Alfresco
3 32 (10.60%) Joomla!
4 29 (9.60%) JBoss
5 27 (8.94%) WebLogic
5 27 (8.94%) WebSphere
6 15 (4.97%) Confluence
7 14 (4.64%) Drupal
8 11 (3.64%) CMS
9 8 (2.65%) WordPress
10 5 (1.66%) Traefik
11 4 (1.32%) Apache Pig
11 4 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.32%) nginx
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.99%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.99%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.66%) Documentum
13 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.26%) GitHub
2 20 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.99%) IaaS
4 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.66%) PaaS
4 5 (1.66%) SaaS
5 4 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.33%) G Suite
7 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.33%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.33%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.98%) 3GPP
1 9 (2.98%) FCAPS
1 9 (2.98%) GGSN
1 9 (2.98%) MGW
1 9 (2.98%) Wi-Fi
1 9 (2.98%) Wireless
2 6 (1.99%) DNS
2 6 (1.99%) Internet
2 6 (1.99%) SSL
3 5 (1.66%) NAS
3 5 (1.66%) OpenLDAP
3 5 (1.66%) SAN
4 4 (1.32%) Firewall
4 4 (1.32%) Network Security
5 3 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (0.99%) Intranet
6 2 (0.66%) Skype
7 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.33%) MQTT
7 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.91%) MongoDB
2 34 (11.26%) NoSQL
3 29 (9.60%) MySQL
4 27 (8.94%) MS Access
5 24 (7.95%) Big Data
6 19 (6.29%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.31%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.31%) SQL Server
8 9 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.65%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.32%) GIS
11 3 (0.99%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.99%) Neo4j
11 3 (0.99%) OrientDB
11 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.66%) Apache Accumulo
12 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.66%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 48 (15.89%) Jenkins
2 37 (12.25%) Maven
3 35 (11.59%) Subversion
4 27 (8.94%) Oracle Forms
5 21 (6.95%) JIRA
6 19 (6.29%) JUnit
7 16 (5.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (5.30%) Git (software)
8 15 (4.97%) Bitbucket
8 15 (4.97%) Selenium
9 12 (3.97%) EasyMock
10 7 (2.32%) Ant
10 7 (2.32%) Calabash
11 6 (1.99%) GCC
11 6 (1.99%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.99%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.66%) Apache Ivy
12 5 (1.66%) Appium
12 5 (1.66%) SpecFlow
13 4 (1.32%) Protractor
General
1 52 (17.22%) Finance
2 33 (10.93%) Telecoms
3 30 (9.93%) Banking
4 20 (6.62%) Games
5 8 (2.65%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.32%) Advertising
7 6 (1.99%) Marketing
7 6 (1.99%) Publishing
8 5 (1.66%) Electronics
9 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.66%) Military
10 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 156 (51.66%) Developer
2 56 (18.54%) Java Developer
3 31 (10.26%) Web Developer
4 28 (9.27%) Software Engineer
5 27 (8.94%) .NET Developer
6 25 (8.28%) PHP Developer
7 22 (7.28%) C# Developer
8 17 (5.63%) Applications Support
9 16 (5.30%) Architect
9 16 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (4.97%) Lead Developer
11 13 (4.30%) Analyst
11 13 (4.30%) Automation Tester
11 13 (4.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 13 (4.30%) Full Stack Developer
11 13 (4.30%) Java Engineer
11 13 (4.30%) Senior Developer
11 13 (4.30%) Technical Specialist
11 13 (4.30%) Tester
12 11 (3.64%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (44.04%) HTML
2 72 (23.84%) HTML5
3 71 (23.51%) Spring
4 62 (20.53%) .NET
5 60 (19.87%) CSS
6 59 (19.54%) AngularJS
7 53 (17.55%) React
8 52 (17.22%) Backbone.js
9 47 (15.56%) Web Services
10 43 (14.24%) REST
11 37 (12.25%) SOAP
12 34 (11.26%) XML
13 33 (10.93%) Ajax
14 32 (10.60%) Dojo
14 32 (10.60%) WSDL
15 30 (9.93%) Ember.js
16 28 (9.27%) JSP
17 25 (8.28%) J2EE
18 21 (6.95%) jQuery
19 20 (6.62%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 63 (20.86%) Computer Science
2 38 (12.58%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.97%) Data Centre
4 14 (4.64%) Wiki
5 11 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.31%) Hedge funds
6 10 (3.31%) Social Media
7 8 (2.65%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (2.65%) User Experience
8 6 (1.99%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.99%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.66%) Clustering
9 5 (1.66%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.66%) RIA
10 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.32%) Fintech
10 4 (1.32%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.99%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.99%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.66%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 81 (26.82%) Linux
2 44 (14.57%) Unix
3 34 (11.26%) Android
4 33 (10.93%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.97%) CentOS
5 12 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.98%) Windows
7 5 (1.66%) Debian
7 5 (1.66%) Solaris
7 5 (1.66%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.32%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.66%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.33%) Fedora
10 1 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (56.95%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (36.42%) OO
3 81 (26.82%) SDLC
4 67 (22.19%) Software Engineering
5 54 (17.88%) Scrum
6 50 (16.56%) MVC
7 49 (16.23%) ITIL
8 44 (14.57%) Web Development
9 37 (12.25%) TDD
10 36 (11.92%) Mobile Development
11 34 (11.26%) Microservices
12 32 (10.60%) Android Development
12 32 (10.60%) DevOps
12 32 (10.60%) iOS Development
13 30 (9.93%) OOP
14 25 (8.28%) Front End Development
15 24 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (7.62%) Service Delivery
17 22 (7.28%) Presales
18 18 (5.96%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 157 (51.99%) Java
2 144 (47.68%) JavaScript
3 82 (27.15%) SQL
4 74 (24.50%) PHP
5 64 (21.19%) C#
6 53 (17.55%) Python
7 34 (11.26%) C++
8 27 (8.94%) Delphi
8 27 (8.94%) Pascal
8 27 (8.94%) PowerShell
8 27 (8.94%) VBA
9 24 (7.95%) C
10 14 (4.64%) Perl
11 12 (3.97%) Ruby
12 8 (2.65%) Embedded C++
13 7 (2.32%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.32%) Groovy
15 3 (0.99%) Erlang
15 3 (0.99%) PHP 5
15 3 (0.99%) Scala
Qualifications
1 116 (38.41%) Degree
2 53 (17.55%) Security Cleared
3 40 (13.25%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.65%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.99%) PhD
6 3 (0.99%) CCNA
6 3 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.33%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.33%) CCNP
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.30%) QA
2 6 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.99%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.99%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.33%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (3.31%) Firmware
2 8 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.32%) Docker
4 5 (1.66%) Samba
5 3 (0.99%) Ceph
6 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.66%) NFS
7 1 (0.33%) HDFS
7 1 (0.33%) iptables
7 1 (0.33%) KVM
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.33%) vSphere
7 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (10.60%) Nagios
2 7 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.99%) Puppet
4 5 (1.66%) Ansible
4 5 (1.66%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.66%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.66%) Icinga
5 2 (0.66%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.33%) HockeyApp
6 1 (0.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (13.25%) Oracle
2 29 (9.60%) IBM
3 13 (4.30%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.97%) Intel
4 12 (3.97%) Red Hat
5 9 (2.98%) VMware
6 8 (2.65%) Google
7 5 (1.66%) Adobe
7 5 (1.66%) Apigee
7 5 (1.66%) ESRI
7 5 (1.66%) Veritas
8 4 (1.32%) F5
8 4 (1.32%) SAP
9 3 (0.99%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.99%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (0.99%) Cisco
9 3 (0.99%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.99%) Hortonworks
9 3 (0.99%) Juniper
9 3 (0.99%) Zend
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + DOE + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liskeard, Cornwall
itecopeople
Salary: Lots of perks and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 5% Pension, Bonus, Life & Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Totnes, Devon
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cornwall
itecopeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Cornwall
itecopeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Lots of perks and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Dorset
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Salary: £26,302 - £41,373
Posted: 14 days ago
Cirencester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago