The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 65 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.17% 0.47% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.54% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 9
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £28,080
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.83%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
498 557 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 84.55% 86.49% 86.77%
Number of salaries quoted 445 465 357
Average salary £46,000 £44,000 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +14.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Open Source
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Swindon

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Zend
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) PHP5
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Google App Engine
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (25.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XHTML
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PHP5
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Zend
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