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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 32 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 2.33% 2.35% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.82% 6.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £31,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
34 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 26.36% 36.47% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 30
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £47,500
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 1 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) NUnit
3 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) Internet
3 7 (77.78%) Selenium
3 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
3 7 (77.78%) Moq
4 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 6 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) ISEB
5 5 (55.56%) Finance
5 5 (55.56%) Perl
5 5 (55.56%) HTML
5 5 (55.56%) TestComplete
5 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
6 4 (44.44%) VB
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 4 (44.44%) CRM
6 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 4 (44.44%) DNS
6 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (44.44%) Firewall
6 4 (44.44%) Ajax
7 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 3 (33.33%) CMS
7 3 (33.33%) Agile Testing
8 2 (22.22%) QA
9 1 (11.11%) Web Testing

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) NUnit
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
1 7 (77.78%) Moq
2 5 (55.56%) TestComplete
3 1 (11.11%) Hudson
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Servlets
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) CRM
5 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
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