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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 53 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.95% 6.01% 3.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.24% 16.22% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 30 14
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
134 185 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 42.41% 37.07% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 129 169 101
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 22 May 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Change Control
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) MediaWiki
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) WF
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Document Management
5 2 (25.00%) Spring
5 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) XML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) MediaWiki
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Software Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Software Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) WF
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) System Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) VBScript
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
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