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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 79 83 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 2 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.73% 0.25% 3.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% 0.71% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 31
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
324 283 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.96% 35.46% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 282 256 377
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 18 April 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Southampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
3 5 (35.71%) CSS3
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) CMS
5 3 (21.43%) Google
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) ExpressionEngine
5 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 3 (21.43%) WordPress
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) LAMP
6 2 (14.29%) PHP5
6 2 (14.29%) Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) OOP
6 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
7 1 (7.14%) OO
7 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (28.57%) CMS
2 3 (21.43%) ExpressionEngine
2 3 (21.43%) WordPress
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) Drupal
4 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) Pentaho
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
4 3 (21.43%) PHP Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Team Leader
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) HTML5
1 5 (35.71%) CSS3
2 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (7.14%) JSP
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) Symfony
4 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) JSF
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) WAMP
4 1 (7.14%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.14%) Physics
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) UNIX
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Project Management
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
3 1 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) PHP
4 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 2 (14.29%) PHP5
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) C++
6 1 (7.14%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
2 1 (7.14%) Zend
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