The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 80 78 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.42% 0.78% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.95% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 18
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Open Source
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
583 633 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.86% 82.42% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 557 510 673
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Open Source
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Southampton region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Southampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Ruby
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) PHP 5
4 4 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (36.36%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) OOP
4 4 (36.36%) LAMP
4 4 (36.36%) Big Data
4 4 (36.36%) Open Source Development
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Perl
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) Unix
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) High Availability
6 2 (18.18%) Android
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 2 (18.18%) Android Development
7 1 (9.09%) logstash

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) BGP
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) PHP Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Android Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Graduate
2 2 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Perl Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Python Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) LAMP
1 4 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Debian
3 1 (9.09%) Fedora
3 1 (9.09%) FreeBSD
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) OOP
2 4 (36.36%) Open Source Development
3 2 (18.18%) Android Development
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 4 (36.36%) PHP 5
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
4 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Kibana
1 1 (9.09%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
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