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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 18 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 4.50% 3.41% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 5.08% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £75,000 £44,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
93 59 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 83.78% 67.05% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 73 48 71
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
1 5 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) OpenShift
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Node.js
1 5 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Couchbase
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Leader
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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