The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 37 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.40% 1.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.00% 4.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £32,250 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
50 68 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 17.48% 28.81% 29.74%
Number of salaries quoted 48 54 53
Average salary £30,000 £51,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
Staffordshire

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Open Source
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Joomla!
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) WordPress
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) Laravel
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Joomla!
1 2 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Hardware Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) Laravel
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) SEO
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle