The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 35 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 26 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 5.79% 4.45% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.24% 13.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 0
Average salary £37,500 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
Surrey

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

Miscellaneous Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
103 126 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 22.94% 32.98% 34.73%
Number of salaries quoted 96 117 125
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Open Source
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Woking

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 52 (92.86%) C#
1 52 (92.86%) .NET
2 51 (91.07%) SQL
3 49 (87.50%) HTML
3 49 (87.50%) VB.NET
3 49 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 49 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 49 (87.50%) Web Services
3 49 (87.50%) XML
3 49 (87.50%) WCF
3 49 (87.50%) WF
3 49 (87.50%) Security Cleared
4 48 (85.71%) SharePoint
4 48 (85.71%) Microsoft
4 48 (85.71%) .NET Framework
5 47 (83.93%) SOAP
5 47 (83.93%) System Testing
6 29 (51.79%) Document Management
6 29 (51.79%) SC Cleared
6 29 (51.79%) MediaWiki
7 28 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
8 26 (46.43%) Oracle
8 26 (46.43%) Hibernate
8 26 (46.43%) Spring
9 23 (41.07%) MS Excel
10 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (25.00%) Java
12 9 (16.07%) Degree
13 7 (12.50%) C++
13 7 (12.50%) J2EE

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 48 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 29 (51.79%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 23 (41.07%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 40 (71.43%) Developer
2 36 (64.29%) C# Developer
3 34 (60.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 31 (55.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 29 (51.79%) .NET Developer
6 24 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (28.57%) Analyst
8 14 (25.00%) Applications Developer
9 13 (23.21%) Programmer
10 12 (21.43%) C# Application Developer
11 9 (16.07%) Analyst Programmer
12 8 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
13 7 (12.50%) Support Analyst
13 7 (12.50%) .NET Team Leader
13 7 (12.50%) Team Leader
14 6 (10.71%) .NET Programmer
14 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
14 6 (10.71%) C# Programmer
15 5 (8.93%) .NET Applications Developer
16 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (92.86%) .NET
2 49 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 49 (87.50%) Web Services
2 49 (87.50%) XML
2 49 (87.50%) HTML
2 49 (87.50%) WCF
2 49 (87.50%) WF
3 48 (85.71%) .NET Framework
4 47 (83.93%) SOAP
5 26 (46.43%) Hibernate
5 26 (46.43%) Spring
6 7 (12.50%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (83.93%) System Testing
2 29 (51.79%) Document Management
3 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.14%) MVC
5 2 (3.57%) Scrum
5 2 (3.57%) Quality Management
5 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.57%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 52 (92.86%) C#
2 51 (91.07%) SQL
3 49 (87.50%) VB.NET
4 14 (25.00%) Java
5 7 (12.50%) C++
6 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 29 (51.79%) SC Cleared
3 28 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
4 9 (16.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 48 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 26 (46.43%) Oracle