The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 57 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 25 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.95% 1.67% 1.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.46% 4.40% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 16
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £62,500 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
335 341 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.55% 38.06% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 298 318 336
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
Hampshire

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Southampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 22 (62.86%) PHP
2 21 (60.00%) CSS
2 21 (60.00%) WordPress
3 20 (57.14%) HTML
4 19 (54.29%) jQuery
5 16 (45.71%) Joomla!
5 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
6 14 (40.00%) MySQL
7 13 (37.14%) LAMP
7 13 (37.14%) Marketing
8 12 (34.29%) Linux
9 11 (31.43%) CMS
9 11 (31.43%) Degree
10 10 (28.57%) HTML5
10 10 (28.57%) CSS3
11 9 (25.71%) Social Media
11 9 (25.71%) Ajax
12 8 (22.86%) Tomcat
13 7 (20.00%) Scrum
13 7 (20.00%) Web Services
13 7 (20.00%) Java
13 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 6 (17.14%) Apache
14 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (14.29%) SQL
15 5 (14.29%) Oracle
15 5 (14.29%) Windows
15 5 (14.29%) ExpressionEngine
15 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
16 4 (11.43%) QlikView

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (60.00%) WordPress
2 16 (45.71%) Joomla!
3 11 (31.43%) CMS
4 8 (22.86%) Tomcat
5 6 (17.14%) Apache
6 5 (14.29%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon S3
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) QlikView
2 4 (11.43%) Pentaho
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) GCC
General
1 13 (37.14%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 5 (14.29%) LAMP Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 3 (8.57%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Junior
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.86%) DBA
7 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) CSS
2 20 (57.14%) HTML
3 19 (54.29%) jQuery
4 13 (37.14%) LAMP
5 10 (28.57%) HTML5
5 10 (28.57%) CSS3
6 9 (25.71%) Ajax
7 7 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (11.43%) JSP
8 4 (11.43%) J2EE
8 4 (11.43%) Spring
8 4 (11.43%) JSF
9 3 (8.57%) EJB
9 3 (8.57%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (2.86%) XHTML
10 1 (2.86%) .NET
10 1 (2.86%) STL
10 1 (2.86%) XSLT
10 1 (2.86%) Middleware
10 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Social Media
2 4 (11.43%) Kindle
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Scrum
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (11.43%) Security Architecture
4 4 (11.43%) ETL
4 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.43%) TDD
4 4 (11.43%) Data Management
5 3 (8.57%) SOA
5 3 (8.57%) OOP
5 3 (8.57%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Web Development
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics
7 1 (2.86%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Data Security
7 1 (2.86%) User Stories
7 1 (2.86%) BDD
7 1 (2.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) PHP
2 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (8.57%) R
5 3 (8.57%) PHP5
6 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.71%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (11.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) zsh
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe
2 4 (11.43%) Business Objects
2 4 (11.43%) Cognos
3 2 (5.71%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
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