The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - - 31
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - - 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
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 Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 90 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 74.23% 60.00% 82.19%
Number of salaries quoted 64 71 85
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 28 August 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 28 August 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