The 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 63 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.10% 2.56% 2.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.81% 6.70% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 15
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
249 224 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.97% 38.16% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 220 165 215
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £48,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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 -6 7 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) Joomla!
4 8 (50.00%) Symfony
4 8 (50.00%) Zend
4 8 (50.00%) Drupal
4 8 (50.00%) MVC
4 8 (50.00%) CMS
4 8 (50.00%) PHP
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) MySQL
4 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (50.00%) OO
4 8 (50.00%) Apache
4 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (50.00%) WordPress
4 8 (50.00%) Laravel
4 8 (50.00%) OO PHP
5 6 (37.50%) UNIX
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) LAMP
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (25.00%) DNS
7 4 (25.00%) Line Management
7 4 (25.00%) Mentoring

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 8 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 8 (50.00%) Drupal
1 8 (50.00%) WordPress
1 8 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (18.75%) SaaS
2 3 (18.75%) PaaS
2 3 (18.75%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
1 1 (6.25%) Gradle
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support
4 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Android Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) jQuery
2 8 (50.00%) Symfony
2 8 (50.00%) Laravel
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) LAMP
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) Android SDK
5 1 (6.25%) OSGi
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
5 1 (6.25%) Middleware
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) Spring
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
5 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 2 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) OO
1 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (50.00%) MVC
1 8 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Line Management
3 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (12.50%) Android Development
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) Groovy
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) vCloud
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Zend
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
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