The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley 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 - - 7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - - 18.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £65,000
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 Thames Valley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
20 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 100.00% 90.48% 76.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 27
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £45,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
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 the Thames Valley

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Open Source
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Open Source Salary Trend in the Thames Valley