The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Welwyn Garden City region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 17 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 6.59% 1.85% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.00% 5.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £44,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
25 52 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 27.47% 32.10% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 51 41
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
Hertfordshire

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Open Source
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Google
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Grails
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 5 (83.33%) Groovy
2 5 (83.33%) Google App Engine
2 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 5 (83.33%) PaaS
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Ember.js
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Backbone.js
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) Build Automation

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Google App Engine
1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
1 5 (83.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (83.33%) Grails
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) REST
1 5 (83.33%) Backbone.js
1 5 (83.33%) Ember.js
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
2 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
2 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
1 5 (83.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) VMware