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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 97 97 94
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 12 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.86% 1.25% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.71% 4.57% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 10
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £35,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
442 394 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 31.64% 27.29% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 378 294 314
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
East Grinstead +3 5 £42,500 -10.52%
Crawley - 5 £44,000 -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 16 (84.21%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) MVC
4 8 (42.11%) Content Management
5 7 (36.84%) Ajax
5 7 (36.84%) OO
5 7 (36.84%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) C++
6 6 (31.58%) XML
6 6 (31.58%) UML
6 6 (31.58%) Subversion
6 6 (31.58%) OOD
6 6 (31.58%) Degree
6 6 (31.58%) HTML5
6 6 (31.58%) PostGIS
7 5 (26.32%) Redis
7 5 (26.32%) Ektron
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (26.32%) RESTful
7 5 (26.32%) Bing Maps
7 5 (26.32%) Umbraco
7 5 (26.32%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (26.32%) Sitecore
7 5 (26.32%) Back Office
7 5 (26.32%) CMS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (26.32%) Umbraco
1 5 (26.32%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (26.32%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Basecamp
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Redis
3 4 (21.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Subversion
2 3 (15.79%) RequisitePro
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Back Office
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Digital Producer
3 3 (15.79%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) MySQL DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) Ajax
4 6 (31.58%) XML
4 6 (31.58%) HTML5
4 6 (31.58%) PostGIS
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (26.32%) RESTful
5 5 (26.32%) Bing Maps
5 5 (26.32%) XHTML
5 5 (26.32%) SOAP
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 2 (10.53%) Dojo
7 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
7 1 (5.26%) Symfony
7 1 (5.26%) JSON
7 1 (5.26%) jQuery
7 1 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Ergonomics
2 1 (5.26%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.53%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
1 8 (42.11%) Content Management
2 7 (36.84%) OO
3 6 (31.58%) UML
3 6 (31.58%) OOD
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) OOP
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (5.26%) Android Development
8 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
8 1 (5.26%) Web Development
8 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) Ektron
3 5 (26.32%) Sitecore
4 3 (15.79%) Google
4 3 (15.79%) Apple
4 3 (15.79%) Adobe
5 1 (5.26%) Zend
5 1 (5.26%) Percona