The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 54 65 57
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 26 21 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.48% 2.55% 4.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 2.90% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 30
Median salary £32,500 £59,250 £36,069
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.14% +64.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Open Source is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 645 724 854
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 86.23% 88.08% 86.79%
Number of salaries quoted 602 641 746
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Open Source as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Brighton

Open Source
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Brighton

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Brighton over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Brighton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 13 (37.14%) Python
1 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
1 13 (37.14%) TDD
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 11 (31.43%) QA
3 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (31.43%) Line Management
4 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 10 (28.57%) Coaching
4 10 (28.57%) Data Acquisition
4 10 (28.57%) Geospatial Data
4 10 (28.57%) PHP
4 10 (28.57%) GIS
4 10 (28.57%) ArcGIS
4 10 (28.57%) Mapinfo
4 10 (28.57%) Linux
4 10 (28.57%) Data Management
5 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
5 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
6 8 (22.86%) HTML
6 8 (22.86%) .NET
6 8 (22.86%) BDD
7 7 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 7 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (20.00%) SDLC
7 7 (20.00%) Defect Tracking

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (28.57%) ArcGIS
2 6 (17.14%) GeoServer
3 4 (11.43%) CMS
3 4 (11.43%) concrete5
4 3 (8.57%) Drupal
4 3 (8.57%) Moodle
4 3 (8.57%) Totara
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) GitHub
1 4 (11.43%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Geospatial Data
1 10 (28.57%) GIS
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.00%) MySQL
4 6 (17.14%) QGIS
5 4 (11.43%) MariaDB
6 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Subversion
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) PHP Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) GIS Specialist
5 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 4 (11.43%) GIS Technician
6 4 (11.43%) Manual Test Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Technician
7 3 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.57%) QA Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.86%) DBA
9 1 (2.86%) Python Developer
9 1 (2.86%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
1 8 (22.86%) HTML
2 7 (20.00%) CSS
2 7 (20.00%) Web Services
3 6 (17.14%) jQuery
4 4 (11.43%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (11.43%) JSON
4 4 (11.43%) Symfony
4 4 (11.43%) XML
5 3 (8.57%) Backbone.js
6 2 (5.71%) CSS3
6 2 (5.71%) FFmpeg
6 2 (5.71%) GStreamer
6 2 (5.71%) HTML5
6 2 (5.71%) Meteor
6 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.86%) React
7 1 (2.86%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
2 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) e-Learning
4 2 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (5.71%) Streaming Video
4 2 (5.71%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) TDD
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Line Management
3 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (28.57%) Coaching
4 10 (28.57%) Data Acquisition
4 10 (28.57%) Data Management
4 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.86%) BDD
7 7 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
7 7 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 7 (20.00%) SDLC
7 7 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 6 (17.14%) DevOps
8 6 (17.14%) Workflow
9 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Python
2 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
2 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) ES6
4 2 (5.71%) Ruby
5 1 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) ISEB
1 7 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Mapinfo
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) Google
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle