The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 23 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 7.58% - 1.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.00% - 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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 Wokingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
20 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 30.30% 50.60% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 33
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -15.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £59,750 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Open Source
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Wokingham

Open Source
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 10 (100.00%) Web Development
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
1 10 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 10 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) Sybase
2 9 (90.00%) SQL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 10 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 10 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) Web Development
1 10 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Sybase