The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 53 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 8 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.75% 0.24% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.28% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 11
Median salary £30,000 £72,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-58.62% +107.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £72,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Open Source
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
410 353 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 89.91% 85.06% 83.84%
Number of salaries quoted 333 293 303
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies 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 6 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +9 5 £37,500 -48.27% 1
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Web Development
2 8 (80.00%) Front End Development
3 7 (70.00%) Open Source Development
4 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (60.00%) PHP
5 5 (50.00%) HTML
5 5 (50.00%) Time Management
5 5 (50.00%) Backbone.js
5 5 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (50.00%) SDLC
6 4 (40.00%) Joomla!
6 4 (40.00%) Symfony
6 4 (40.00%) CSS
7 3 (30.00%) C
7 3 (30.00%) C++
7 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
8 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
8 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
9 1 (10.00%) J2EE
9 1 (10.00%) Java
9 1 (10.00%) Struts
9 1 (10.00%) Linux
9 1 (10.00%) OO
9 1 (10.00%) JBoss
9 1 (10.00%) Apache
9 1 (10.00%) ERP
9 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Symfony
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) JPA
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Web Development
2 8 (80.00%) Front End Development
3 7 (70.00%) Open Source Development
4 5 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (50.00%) Time Management
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (10.00%) ERP
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (10.00%) OO
7 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
7 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
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