The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - - 45
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
83 79 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 30.97% 33.47% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 78 65 49
Average salary £39,000 £30,637 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.29% +7.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £24,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
West Midlands

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Open Source
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend