The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - 30 44
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - 3.90% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 15.00% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £29,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
Manchester

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

Miscellaneous Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37 40 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 23.42% 25.97% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 69
Average salary £40,250 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.44% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 Miscellaneous 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 8 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) People Management

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Director
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago