The 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 36 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.53% 1.02% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.38% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £65,000 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Staffordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42 52 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 22.22% 26.53% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 41
Average salary £31,500 £25,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -36.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £21,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 2015, 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 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) SEO
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Games
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) AccuRev
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Software Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Architect
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Chief Technology Officer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) XSL
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Blog
2 1 (14.29%) Online Games
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) SEO
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) OWASP
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Erlang
4 1 (14.29%) F#
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
1 1 (14.29%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter
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