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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 104 96 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.46% 0.66% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.79% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 16
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1107 1015 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 84.44% 83.40% 76.58%
Number of salaries quoted 962 890 752
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
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 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
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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Worthing - 3 £80,000 -
Crawley -8 2 £30,000 -25.00%
Haywards Heath - 1 £25,000 -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Zend
2 5 (38.46%) Zend Framework
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) OOP
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) Android
3 4 (30.77%) Web Accessibility
3 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
3 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
3 4 (30.77%) Doctrine
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) Open Workbench
4 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Law
5 2 (15.38%) HTTP
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) QA
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) VMware

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) IPsec
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior PHP Developer
2 4 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Database Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Zend Framework
2 4 (30.77%) Doctrine
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Servlets
3 1 (7.69%) XHTML
3 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Android
1 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) OOP
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
3 4 (30.77%) Web Accessibility
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Online Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Zend
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) VMware