The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 97 99 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 8 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.72% 0.092% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.11% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £30,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
972 870 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.88% 80.26% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 896 744 798
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Open Source
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Open Source Salary Trend in West Sussex

Open Source
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
East Grinstead - 5 - -
Burgess Hill - 2 £41,250 -
Crawley - 1 - -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 10 (52.63%) HTML
1 10 (52.63%) CSS
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
3 8 (42.11%) QA
4 7 (36.84%) Selenium
4 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) PHP
5 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
6 5 (26.32%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (26.32%) Product Management
6 5 (26.32%) HTML5
6 5 (26.32%) Network Management
6 5 (26.32%) Big Data
6 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (26.32%) SDLC
6 5 (26.32%) C
6 5 (26.32%) Unix
6 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) POSIX
6 5 (26.32%) IBM
6 5 (26.32%) Assembly Language
6 5 (26.32%) zOS
6 5 (26.32%) Mainframe

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Open Workbench
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
2 3 (15.79%) JMeter
2 3 (15.79%) JUnit
2 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner
2 3 (15.79%) Selenium IDE
2 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
3 2 (10.53%) Bower
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Grunt
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Development Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Mainframe Software Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Software Development Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) QA Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) QA Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) QA Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) CSS
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) HTML5
2 5 (26.32%) POSIX
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) CSS3
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (26.32%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (26.32%) Mainframe
2 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
1 5 (26.32%) zOS
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Network Management
4 5 (26.32%) Product Management
4 5 (26.32%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.79%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) RAD
6 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Coaching
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) PHP
4 5 (26.32%) Assembly Language
4 5 (26.32%) C
5 4 (21.05%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle