The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 35 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 1.83% 5.88% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.11% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
73 24 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 44.51% 35.29% 56.80%
Number of salaries quoted 61 20 64
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,750 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

Open Source
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Windsor

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (37.50%) Capybara
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Social Network
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) ColdFusion
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Drupal
4 1 (12.50%) Blog
4 1 (12.50%) Perl

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 2 (25.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (37.50%) Capybara
2 1 (12.50%) Hudson
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) QA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) Sphinx
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Social Network
2 1 (12.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) Percona