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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 55 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.56% 0.76% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.07% 1.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
172 214 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 38.39% 40.53% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 157 136 84
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Network Security
4 5 (31.25%) Wireshark
4 5 (31.25%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) Metasploit
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) CCIE
4 5 (31.25%) CCNP
4 5 (31.25%) CCNA
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) UNIX
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) RESTful

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Network Security
1 5 (31.25%) Wireshark
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Metasploit
2 4 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) AWS Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Security Officer
6 1 (6.25%) Security Officer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) RESTful
2 4 (25.00%) JPA
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) JSON
2 4 (25.00%) Spring
2 4 (25.00%) Ajax
2 4 (25.00%) REST
2 4 (25.00%) WebSockets
2 4 (25.00%) Sass
2 4 (25.00%) LESS
2 4 (25.00%) Ember.js
3 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
3 3 (18.75%) Castle Windsor
3 3 (18.75%) NHibernate
3 3 (18.75%) Java SE
3 3 (18.75%) Java EE
3 3 (18.75%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (25.00%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) User Stories
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
6 1 (6.25%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) CCIE
1 5 (31.25%) CCNP
1 5 (31.25%) CCNA
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) JSP 440
3 1 (6.25%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
1 5 (31.25%) Juniper
2 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
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