The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 30 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 1.76% 3.60% 6.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.38% 8.82% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 13
Average salary £55,000 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.98% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
Warwickshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
47 102 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 27.65% 40.80% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 44 82 62
Average salary £43,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £62,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

Open Source
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Warwick

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Warwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Warwick region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Warwick

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Symfony
3 1 (20.00%) Zend
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
2 1 (20.00%) Behat
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (40.00%) WPF
1 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Symfony
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Yii
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Zend