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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 38 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.54% - 1.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.14% - 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £31,875
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
70 80 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 35.53% 31.50% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65 68 92
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Pair Programming
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Back Office
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) XHTML
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) VB
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) Coaching
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) WFM
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Back Office
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Lead .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) XHTML
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Pair Programming
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) Coaching
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) WFM
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VB
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
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