The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 86 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 16 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.24% 1.30% 1.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.81% 3.47% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 17
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Open Source
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
420 404 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 32.66% 37.51% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 345 325 370
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,481 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,050 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Chippenham - 7 £40,000 - 1
Swindon -14 3 £40,000 +45.45%
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 15 (57.69%) HTML
1 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
1 15 (57.69%) CSS
2 14 (53.85%) Adobe
3 11 (42.31%) Web Development
3 11 (42.31%) HTML5
4 10 (38.46%) XML
4 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) PHP
5 9 (34.62%) MySQL
5 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
5 9 (34.62%) CMS
5 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
6 8 (30.77%) Java
6 8 (30.77%) Photoshop
6 8 (30.77%) Web Services
6 8 (30.77%) Flash
6 8 (30.77%) Degree
6 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 8 (30.77%) WordPress
6 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 8 (30.77%) Magento
6 8 (30.77%) Facebook
7 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
7 7 (26.92%) QA
8 6 (23.08%) Ant
8 6 (23.08%) SOAP
8 6 (23.08%) UML
8 6 (23.08%) XHTML
8 6 (23.08%) WSDL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (34.62%) CMS
2 8 (30.77%) WordPress
3 6 (23.08%) Joomla!
3 6 (23.08%) Alfresco
4 3 (11.54%) Drupal
5 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Photoshop
2 5 (19.23%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Magento
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) MongoDB
3 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Ant
1 6 (23.08%) Subversion
1 6 (23.08%) Maven
1 6 (23.08%) Apache Ivy
2 5 (19.23%) Selenium
3 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
3 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 4 (15.38%) WATIR
4 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Java Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Website Developer
3 4 (15.38%) QA Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Tester
5 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.85%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (3.85%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) HTML
1 15 (57.69%) CSS
2 11 (42.31%) HTML5
3 10 (38.46%) XML
4 8 (30.77%) Flash
4 8 (30.77%) Web Services
5 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 6 (23.08%) Spring
5 6 (23.08%) Dojo
5 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
5 6 (23.08%) Apache Flex
5 6 (23.08%) Spring Web Flow
5 6 (23.08%) XHTML
5 6 (23.08%) WSDL
5 6 (23.08%) SOAP
5 6 (23.08%) JPA
6 5 (19.23%) CSS3
6 5 (19.23%) .NET
7 4 (15.38%) Gherkin
8 2 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) RIA
3 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
4 4 (15.38%) Blog
5 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
5 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.85%) DTV
6 1 (3.85%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Android
1 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Web Development
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (23.08%) UML
5 6 (23.08%) MVC
5 6 (23.08%) Android Development
5 6 (23.08%) iOS Development
6 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (15.38%) Benchmarking
7 4 (15.38%) Scrum
7 4 (15.38%) ERP
7 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
7 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
8 2 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) PHP
3 8 (30.77%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) Ruby
5 3 (11.54%) ActionScript
6 2 (7.69%) Python
6 2 (7.69%) Perl
6 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Adobe
2 8 (30.77%) Facebook
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Mapinfo
4 1 (3.85%) ESRI
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