The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 14 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 6.25% 3.45% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.67% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £26,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Somerset

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

Miscellaneous Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 37.50% 17.24% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £26,000 £46,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.47% +70.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Street

Open Source
Salary Trend in Street

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Street

Open Source
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Street 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 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (60.00%) Redis
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Photography
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Flask
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Street 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 3 (60.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (60.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Applications Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate
3 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Flask
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Photography
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree