The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.83% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.06% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Miscellaneous Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
33 79 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 30.28% 34.05% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 11
Average salary £23,500 £39,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.74% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,375 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Open Source
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Stevenage

Open Source
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java