The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 54 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 11 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.40% 0.86% 1.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.24% 1.87% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 10
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £35,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
Open Source
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Miscellaneous Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
152 214 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 33.12% 46.02% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 129 157 182
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Open Source
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Warrington

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Warrington

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) Java
3 14 (63.64%) TDD
4 13 (59.09%) REST
4 13 (59.09%) Selenium
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (45.45%) WebSockets
6 10 (45.45%) Ajax
7 9 (40.91%) User Stories
8 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 8 (36.36%) CSS
8 8 (36.36%) Sass
8 8 (36.36%) LESS
8 8 (36.36%) Ember.js
8 8 (36.36%) jQuery
8 8 (36.36%) User Experience
9 7 (31.82%) QA
10 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (22.73%) UNIX
11 5 (22.73%) Degree
11 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
12 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
12 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
12 4 (18.18%) Replication
12 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
12 4 (18.18%) Spring
12 4 (18.18%) Java SE
12 4 (18.18%) Java EE
12 4 (18.18%) JSON

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Selenium
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Gradle
2 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
2 2 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
4 3 (13.64%) DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Software Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Information Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) REST
2 10 (45.45%) WebSockets
2 10 (45.45%) Ajax
3 8 (36.36%) jQuery
3 8 (36.36%) Sass
3 8 (36.36%) LESS
3 8 (36.36%) Ember.js
3 8 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 4 (18.18%) Spring
4 4 (18.18%) JPA
4 4 (18.18%) RESTful
4 4 (18.18%) Java SE
4 4 (18.18%) Java EE
4 4 (18.18%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) User Experience
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 4 (18.18%) Replication
3 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
3 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
4 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) UNIX
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) TDD
3 9 (40.91%) User Stories
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Information Security
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.55%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
1 3 (13.64%) Sybase
2 2 (9.09%) Perforce
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