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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 54 55 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 13 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.92% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.60% 0.61% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
171 164 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 38.43% 42.60% 36.43%
Number of salaries quoted 160 119 162
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 21 October 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Warrington

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Java
3 15 (65.22%) SQL
4 14 (60.87%) TDD
5 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
6 11 (47.83%) QA
7 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
7 10 (43.48%) Degree
7 10 (43.48%) UNIX
8 9 (39.13%) Selenium
8 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (39.13%) REST
9 8 (34.78%) Data Structures
9 8 (34.78%) Algorithms
9 8 (34.78%) RESTful
9 8 (34.78%) JPA
9 8 (34.78%) JSON
9 8 (34.78%) Java SE
9 8 (34.78%) Java EE
9 8 (34.78%) Spring
9 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
9 8 (34.78%) Windows
9 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
9 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
10 6 (26.09%) Ajax
10 6 (26.09%) WebSockets
11 5 (21.74%) User Stories
12 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (17.39%) User Experience
12 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) Gradle
2 2 (8.70%) Artifactory
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
General
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) DBA
4 3 (13.04%) SQL DBA
4 3 (13.04%) Software Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Linux Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Information Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) REST
2 8 (34.78%) RESTful
2 8 (34.78%) JPA
2 8 (34.78%) JSON
2 8 (34.78%) Java SE
2 8 (34.78%) Java EE
2 8 (34.78%) Spring
2 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
3 6 (26.09%) Ajax
3 6 (26.09%) WebSockets
4 4 (17.39%) Sass
4 4 (17.39%) LESS
4 4 (17.39%) Ember.js
4 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 4 (17.39%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 8 (34.78%) Data Structures
2 8 (34.78%) Algorithms
3 4 (17.39%) User Experience
3 4 (17.39%) Replication
4 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) UNIX
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) User Stories
6 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Information Security
8 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
9 1 (4.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
1 3 (13.04%) Sybase
2 2 (8.70%) Perforce
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