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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 38 25 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 1.67% 5.59% 4.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.19% 18.37% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 10
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £45,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +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
77 49 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 32.08% 30.43% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 67 41 71
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £21,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,650 £50,000 £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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) PHP
1 12 (85.71%) TDD
1 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 12 (85.71%) BDD
2 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 8 (57.14%) OO
3 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) Subversion
3 8 (57.14%) Symfony
3 8 (57.14%) Hudson
3 8 (57.14%) Yii
3 8 (57.14%) PHPUnit
3 8 (57.14%) jQuery
3 8 (57.14%) WordPress
3 8 (57.14%) Behat
3 8 (57.14%) OO PHP
4 7 (50.00%) Zend
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) JUnit
5 5 (35.71%) HTML5
5 5 (35.71%) RESTful
5 5 (35.71%) CSS3
6 4 (28.57%) Node.js
6 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
6 4 (28.57%) Ruby
6 4 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) WordPress
2 4 (28.57%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (57.14%) PHPUnit
2 8 (57.14%) Hudson
2 8 (57.14%) Behat
2 8 (57.14%) Subversion
3 5 (35.71%) JUnit
4 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
5 1 (7.14%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Web Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) Symfony
1 8 (57.14%) jQuery
1 8 (57.14%) Yii
2 5 (35.71%) CSS3
2 5 (35.71%) RESTful
2 5 (35.71%) HTML5
3 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (14.29%) Qt
4 2 (14.29%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Social Media
2 2 (14.29%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) TDD
1 12 (85.71%) BDD
2 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 8 (57.14%) OO
3 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 8 (57.14%) OO PHP
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
6 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) PHP
2 4 (28.57%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) C++
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Zend