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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 66 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.18% 1.70% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 1.82% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 15
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
495 550 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 88.39% 93.38% 88.49%
Number of salaries quoted 462 433 388
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) BigQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Fedora

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BigQuery
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Fedora
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
Swindon, UK
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Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
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