The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 65 75 59
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.74% 1.33% 2.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.49% 3.20% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 15
Average salary £47,500 £28,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.21% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £39,900 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
201 375 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 29.78% 41.48% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 174 299 180
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £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 Warwickshire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +6 2 £47,500 +66.66%
Leamington Spa +14 1 - -
Open Source
West Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) Ruby
4 9 (52.94%) TDD
4 9 (52.94%) Ruby on Rails
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
5 8 (47.06%) MySQL
5 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
6 7 (41.18%) PHP
6 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
7 6 (35.29%) Puppet
8 5 (29.41%) Node.js
8 5 (29.41%) PhoneGap
8 5 (29.41%) Facebook
8 5 (29.41%) Twitter
8 5 (29.41%) CoffeeScript
8 5 (29.41%) Backbone.js
8 5 (29.41%) Ember.js
8 5 (29.41%) RubyMotion
8 5 (29.41%) Apache Cordova
8 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
8 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (29.41%) RSpec
8 5 (29.41%) WordPress
8 5 (29.41%) Web Services
8 5 (29.41%) MVC
8 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (23.53%) OOP
9 4 (23.53%) OO

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 5 (29.41%) WordPress
1 5 (29.41%) Node.js
2 3 (17.65%) Drupal
2 3 (17.65%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) WebTrends
2 1 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) RSpec
2 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Hudson
3 1 (5.88%) Behat
3 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.88%) PHPUnit
3 1 (5.88%) JUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
4 5 (29.41%) Backbone.js
4 5 (29.41%) Ember.js
4 5 (29.41%) Apache Cordova
4 5 (29.41%) Web Services
4 5 (29.41%) PhoneGap
5 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) jQuery
5 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) CSS3
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.76%) WPF
6 2 (11.76%) Silverlight
6 2 (11.76%) XHTML
6 2 (11.76%) LAMP
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) TDD
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) OOP
3 4 (23.53%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) RAD
5 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.88%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) Ruby
3 7 (41.18%) PHP
4 5 (29.41%) CoffeeScript
4 5 (29.41%) RubyMotion
5 3 (17.65%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
2 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Facebook
1 5 (29.41%) Twitter
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Zend
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian