The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 50 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 9 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.14% 1.86% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.32% 5.34% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 4
Average salary £35,000 £19,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% -22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £32,500 £30,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
123 206 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 29.29% 34.92% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 102 193 176
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £51,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Open Source
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Suffolk

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Open Source
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +11 7 £40,000 +110.52% 1
Woodbridge - 2 £35,000 -
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) C#
4 8 (33.33%) MySQL
4 8 (33.33%) CSS
4 8 (33.33%) Linux
4 8 (33.33%) Apache
4 8 (33.33%) Python
4 8 (33.33%) GIS
4 8 (33.33%) ESRI
4 8 (33.33%) ArcGIS
4 8 (33.33%) Degree
5 7 (29.17%) HTML5
5 7 (29.17%) Web Services
5 7 (29.17%) PHP
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (25.00%) Project Management
6 6 (25.00%) LAMP
6 6 (25.00%) R
7 5 (20.83%) Drupal
7 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
7 5 (20.83%) SQL
7 5 (20.83%) OO
8 4 (16.67%) MVC
8 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (16.67%) CMS
8 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.67%) PHP5

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (33.33%) Apache
1 8 (33.33%) ArcGIS
2 5 (20.83%) Drupal
3 4 (16.67%) CMS
3 4 (16.67%) WordPress
3 4 (16.67%) Joomla!
4 3 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (12.50%) IIS
5 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (4.17%) Node.js
6 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) ArcInfo
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) osCommerce
2 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) VoIP
1 2 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) Hudson
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) GIS Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) UI Developer
6 2 (8.33%) UI Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (4.17%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
7 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) CSS
3 7 (29.17%) HTML5
3 7 (29.17%) Web Services
4 6 (25.00%) LAMP
5 4 (16.67%) Symfony
5 4 (16.67%) Laravel
6 3 (12.50%) REST
6 3 (12.50%) CSS3
6 3 (12.50%) CakePHP
6 3 (12.50%) Silverlight
6 3 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (4.17%) MDX
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) GIS
2 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) CentOS
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) OO
3 4 (16.67%) MVC
3 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Web Development
3 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Analytics
3 4 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) V-Model
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) Python
4 7 (29.17%) PHP
5 6 (25.00%) R
6 5 (20.83%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) PHP5
8 3 (12.50%) C
9 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (4.17%) C++
10 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) ESRI
2 4 (16.67%) Zend
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) JBoss
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