The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 40 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - 1.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Open Source
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
175 206 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.59% 89.96% 77.71%
Number of salaries quoted 162 192 103
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Open Source
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Stockport

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JNDI
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) WFM
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) JAX-WS
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Product Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (20.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) EJB
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (20.00%) JDBC
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) JNDI
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XHTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet