The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 56 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 9 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.56% 0.22% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 0.26% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 16
Median salary £80,000 £25,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+220.00% -58.33%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Open Source
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
532 383 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 92.04% 82.72% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 453 317 399
Median salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Open Source
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Watford

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Watford region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Watford

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
1 8 (57.14%) WebLogic
1 8 (57.14%) IBM
1 8 (57.14%) Middleware
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Sun
3 6 (42.86%) Solaris
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) CMS
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 4 (28.57%) B2B
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) CRM
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Content Management
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) Banking

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 5 (35.71%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) AdWords
1 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Architect
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 8 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Development Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Head of Development
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing Communications Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Middleware
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) Ajax
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
3 2 (14.29%) DHTML
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) BBC
3 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) B2B
2 4 (28.57%) CRM
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Content Management
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
4 2 (14.29%) RAD
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SDET
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) IBM
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Sun
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Facebook
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter
4 1 (7.14%) Virgin Media
4 1 (7.14%) Xamarin
Watford, Hertfordshire
Rushworths
Salary: Competitive base + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago