The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 92 83 104
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 13 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.98% 1.01% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.83% 3.65% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 3
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
339 356 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 25.60% 27.77% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 295 268 344
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
South East

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Horsham - 3 £27,500 - 2
Crawley +7 2 £32,500 -7.14% 1
East Grinstead 0 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 17 (65.38%) CSS
2 17 (65.38%) HTML
3 12 (46.15%) XML
3 12 (46.15%) Content Management
4 11 (42.31%) Subversion
4 11 (42.31%) Linux
4 11 (42.31%) CMS
5 10 (38.46%) MVC
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (34.62%) PHP
6 9 (34.62%) .NET
7 8 (30.77%) SQL
7 8 (30.77%) Web Services
7 8 (30.77%) Windows
7 8 (30.77%) Adobe
7 8 (30.77%) Scrum
7 8 (30.77%) Google
7 8 (30.77%) jQuery
7 8 (30.77%) HTML5
8 7 (26.92%) Marketing
8 7 (26.92%) Web Development
8 7 (26.92%) XHTML
8 7 (26.92%) SOAP
8 7 (26.92%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) C
9 6 (23.08%) MySQL
9 6 (23.08%) Photoshop
9 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (42.31%) CMS
2 6 (23.08%) Joomla!
2 6 (23.08%) Drupal
2 6 (23.08%) Umbraco
2 6 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (19.23%) WordPress
4 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.85%) Node.js
5 1 (3.85%) Apache
5 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Basecamp
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DNS
1 4 (15.38%) OSPF
1 4 (15.38%) BGP
1 4 (15.38%) Telnet
1 4 (15.38%) IPv4
1 4 (15.38%) SAN
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
1 4 (15.38%) LAN
1 4 (15.38%) WAN
1 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 4 (15.38%) SSH
2 3 (11.54%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) Intranet
3 1 (3.85%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
1 6 (23.08%) Redis
2 3 (11.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Subversion
2 5 (19.23%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.54%) RequisitePro
4 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.85%) WatiN
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 7 (26.92%) Marketing
2 6 (23.08%) Back Office
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Web Developer
2 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Designer
3 5 (19.23%) Web Designer
4 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Producer
5 3 (11.54%) Junior Designer
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Junior Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Junior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Junior Web Designer
5 3 (11.54%) Junior
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) CSS
1 17 (65.38%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) XML
3 9 (34.62%) .NET
4 8 (30.77%) Web Services
4 8 (30.77%) jQuery
4 8 (30.77%) HTML5
5 7 (26.92%) XHTML
5 7 (26.92%) SOAP
6 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 6 (23.08%) RESTful
6 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (23.08%) Bing Maps
7 3 (11.54%) Symfony
7 3 (11.54%) Ajax
7 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
8 2 (7.69%) JSP
8 2 (7.69%) Spring MVC
8 2 (7.69%) JSON
8 2 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Social Media
2 4 (15.38%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Ergonomics
3 1 (3.85%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
3 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
3 5 (19.23%) Android
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.54%) CentOS
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Content Management
2 10 (38.46%) MVC
3 8 (30.77%) Scrum
4 7 (26.92%) Web Development
5 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 6 (23.08%) SEO
6 5 (19.23%) Analytics
7 4 (15.38%) Document Management
8 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (11.54%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (11.54%) Web Marketing
8 3 (11.54%) Email Marketing
8 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Pay per click
8 3 (11.54%) Project Management
9 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Web Design
10 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.85%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) PHP
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) Java
5 6 (23.08%) C
6 4 (15.38%) C#
7 3 (11.54%) C++
8 1 (3.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Adobe
2 8 (30.77%) Google
3 6 (23.08%) Sitecore
3 6 (23.08%) Ektron
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.54%) Apple
5 2 (7.69%) Zend
6 1 (3.85%) Percona
Horsham, West Sussex
Mecmesin
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £32,000 to £34,000 per annum (annual bonus; BA Staff concessions)
Posted: 24 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Mecmesin
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
West Sussex
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago