The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - 12 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex - 2.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44 33 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 86.27% 89.19% 65.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 58
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Open Source
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Sussex