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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 58 72 55
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.38% 0.87% 2.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.44% 1.83% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,200 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
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
135 218 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 30.96% 47.29% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 108 138 141
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £49,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Selenium
2 13 (68.42%) REST
3 12 (63.16%) Java
4 10 (52.63%) WebSockets
4 10 (52.63%) Ajax
4 10 (52.63%) TDD
5 9 (47.37%) User Stories
6 8 (42.11%) Sass
6 8 (42.11%) LESS
6 8 (42.11%) Ember.js
6 8 (42.11%) jQuery
6 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 8 (42.11%) CSS
6 8 (42.11%) User Experience
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Replication
8 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
9 3 (15.79%) Retail
9 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Sybase
9 3 (15.79%) Linux

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
1 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
1 2 (10.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) Metasploit
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Gradle
2 2 (10.53%) Artifactory
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Web Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Tester
4 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Software Tester
4 3 (15.79%) DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) REST
2 10 (52.63%) WebSockets
2 10 (52.63%) Ajax
3 8 (42.11%) Sass
3 8 (42.11%) LESS
3 8 (42.11%) Ember.js
3 8 (42.11%) jQuery
3 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) User Experience
2 4 (21.05%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) RMADS
3 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) User Stories
4 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Information Security
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CCIE
1 2 (10.53%) CCNP
1 2 (10.53%) CCNA
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Sybase
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Perforce
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Juniper
2 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
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