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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - 71 53
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.42% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.49% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Average salary - £40,000 £28,080
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.45%
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
456 610 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 85.07% 85.20% 87.86%
Number of salaries quoted 408 487 389
Average salary £46,377 £44,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Google App Engine
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (33.33%) Google App Engine
1 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Google
Swindon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago