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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 15 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 4.88% 2.70% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.00% 6.25% -
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
25 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 60.98% 43.24% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 1
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Photography
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Flask
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Graduate
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Photography
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree