The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 11 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 13.33% 1.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.71% 2.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £95,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
68 89 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 90.67% 87.25% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 59 42 77
Average salary £60,000 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 Processes & Methodologies 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
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 31 (96.88%) Jenkins
2 30 (93.75%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (93.75%) Couchbase
2 30 (93.75%) Puppet
2 30 (93.75%) Node.js
3 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (71.88%) TDD
4 23 (71.88%) BDD
5 22 (68.75%) Java
6 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
7 20 (62.50%) C#
8 19 (59.38%) NoSQL
9 12 (37.50%) .NET
9 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
9 12 (37.50%) Games
10 11 (34.38%) Scrum
10 11 (34.38%) MVC
10 11 (34.38%) NUnit
10 11 (34.38%) SOA
10 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
10 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
10 11 (34.38%) OpenShift
11 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (3.13%) Budget Control
12 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
12 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
12 1 (3.13%) Operations Research
12 1 (3.13%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 30 (93.75%) Elasticsearch
1 30 (93.75%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (34.38%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (93.75%) Couchbase
2 19 (59.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (96.88%) Jenkins
2 11 (34.38%) NUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.13%) SonarQube
3 1 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (37.50%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) Lead Developer
3 19 (59.38%) Technical Leader
4 18 (56.25%) Technical Developer
5 11 (34.38%) .NET Developer
5 11 (34.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (34.38%) C# Developer
5 11 (34.38%) Lead .NET Developer
5 11 (34.38%) Lead C# Developer
6 10 (31.25%) Java Developer
7 8 (25.00%) Java Engineer
7 8 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 8 (25.00%) Software Engineer
8 6 (18.75%) Lead Software Engineer
8 6 (18.75%) Senior Java Engineer
8 6 (18.75%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 6 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (12.50%) Creative Developer
10 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.13%) Data Extraction
1 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) BDD
2 23 (71.88%) TDD
3 11 (34.38%) MVC
3 11 (34.38%) Scrum
3 11 (34.38%) SOA
3 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
4 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) Analytics
5 1 (3.13%) Budget Control
5 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) Cluster Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.13%) High Availability
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) Numerical Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Operations Research
5 1 (3.13%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (3.13%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) Java
2 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 20 (62.50%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) R
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Systems Management
1 30 (93.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) CA
2 1 (3.13%) Tableau