The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 0.87% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £49,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
Open Source
Worcestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 82 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 71.30% 88.17% 67.39%
Number of salaries quoted 78 81 26
Average salary £36,819 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 Processes & Methodologies 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

Open Source
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) OpenCL
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++/Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian