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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 36 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 2.25% 4.88% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.44% 11.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
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
90 34 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 50.56% 41.46% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 76 28 68
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 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 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Hudson
3 2 (25.00%) Capybara
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) ColdFusion
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Blog
4 1 (12.50%) Social Network

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Hudson
2 2 (25.00%) Capybara
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (12.50%) Servlets
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) Sphinx
3 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Blog
2 1 (12.50%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) Percona
Windsor, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago