The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester 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 - - 28
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester - - 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
Worcestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
24 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 21.82% 38.55% 45.56%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 29
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,500 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Open Source
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Worcester