The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 88 71 110
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +39
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 12 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.02% 1.58% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.16% 5.07% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 0
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
380 335 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.29% 31.22% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 334 290 444
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 Miscellaneous 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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram 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 16 September 2014. 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
Crawley -9 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Burgess Hill - 2 £30,000 - 1
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 14 (56.00%) HTML
1 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 11 (44.00%) Linux
3 11 (44.00%) Subversion
4 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 10 (40.00%) Web Services
4 10 (40.00%) PHP
4 10 (40.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) XML
5 9 (36.00%) MVC
5 9 (36.00%) CMS
5 9 (36.00%) jQuery
6 8 (32.00%) Web Development
6 8 (32.00%) HTML5
6 8 (32.00%) SEO
6 8 (32.00%) Windows
6 8 (32.00%) C#
6 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (28.00%) .NET
7 7 (28.00%) XHTML
7 7 (28.00%) Content Management
7 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (24.00%) Drupal
8 6 (24.00%) MySQL
8 6 (24.00%) Photoshop
8 6 (24.00%) Java
8 6 (24.00%) C
9 5 (20.00%) SOAP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 9 (36.00%) CMS
2 6 (24.00%) Drupal
3 5 (20.00%) Joomla!
3 5 (20.00%) WordPress
4 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (16.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (16.00%) Umbraco
4 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) OSPF
1 4 (16.00%) BGP
1 4 (16.00%) Telnet
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
1 4 (16.00%) SSH
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
1 4 (16.00%) WAN
1 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (16.00%) IPv4
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
1 4 (16.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) Redis
3 3 (12.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Subversion
2 5 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (20.00%) Selenium
2 5 (20.00%) WatiN
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (12.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
1 4 (16.00%) Back Office
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Web Designer
2 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Designer
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Junior
4 3 (12.00%) Junior Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Junior Web Designer
4 3 (12.00%) Junior Designer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 10 (40.00%) Web Services
4 9 (36.00%) XML
4 9 (36.00%) jQuery
5 8 (32.00%) HTML5
6 7 (28.00%) .NET
6 7 (28.00%) XHTML
7 5 (20.00%) SOAP
7 5 (20.00%) WPF
7 5 (20.00%) Symfony
8 4 (16.00%) Bing Maps
8 4 (16.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (16.00%) RESTful
8 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
10 2 (8.00%) REST
10 2 (8.00%) Ajax
11 1 (4.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Social Media
2 4 (16.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (16.00%) Android
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (12.00%) CentOS
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Scrum
2 9 (36.00%) MVC
3 8 (32.00%) Web Development
3 8 (32.00%) SEO
3 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (28.00%) Content Management
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (20.00%) Analytics
6 4 (16.00%) Document Management
6 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (12.00%) OOD
7 3 (12.00%) OO
7 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Email Marketing
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.00%) Pay per click
7 3 (12.00%) Web Marketing
7 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) PHP
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) C#
4 6 (24.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) C
5 3 (12.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Adobe
1 5 (20.00%) Google
2 4 (16.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (16.00%) Ektron
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) Zend
5 1 (4.00%) Percona
Crawley, West Sussex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex (PO10)
Guru Careers
Salary: £30 - 35k (DOE)
Posted: 15 days ago