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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 26 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 5.31% 4.29% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.35% 9.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +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
31 31 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 27.43% 44.29% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 95
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £38,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Windsor

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Windsor region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Windsor

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (75.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) Internet
3 5 (41.67%) ISEB
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) NUnit
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) TestComplete
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) Moq
3 5 (41.67%) CSS3
3 5 (41.67%) Hudson
3 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Servlets
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 3 (25.00%) Redis
5 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (16.67%) Git (software)

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (16.67%) Node.js
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Redis
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) NUnit
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
1 5 (41.67%) TestComplete
1 5 (41.67%) Moq
1 5 (41.67%) Hudson
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Tester
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) CSS3
3 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (25.00%) Servlets
4 3 (25.00%) J2EE
4 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (16.67%) Sass
5 2 (16.67%) LESS
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Scrum
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
1 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Web Design
2 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification