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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 78 81 77
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 9 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.09% 1.22% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.42% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 9
Median salary £45,000 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £29,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £41,260
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
662 772 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.15% 85.68% 87.24%
Number of salaries quoted 626 601 734
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
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
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 2 May 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Southampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) LAMP
3 4 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) OOP
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (33.33%) PHP 5
3 4 (33.33%) Big Data
3 4 (33.33%) Open Source Development
4 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (25.00%) Business Development
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Military
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) Android
5 2 (16.67%) Android Development

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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) PHP Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Graduate
3 2 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Perl Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) LAMP
1 4 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) OOP
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 3 (25.00%) Business Development
3 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Android Development
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) PHP 5
2 4 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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