Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 77 59
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18 -11
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 177 151 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.53% 3.96% 4.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 4.30% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 137 139 145
Bristol median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,300 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £67,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.26%

Open Source is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,616 3,512 3,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 92.48% 92.03% 91.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,984 2,919 2,769
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Bristol

Open Source
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Bristol

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Bristol

Open Source
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £42,500 -
Open Source
South West

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 133 (75.14%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (52.54%) Java
3 76 (42.94%) JavaScript
4 71 (40.11%) Scrum
5 62 (35.03%) SQL
6 59 (33.33%) Degree
7 58 (32.77%) HTML
8 57 (32.20%) Linux
9 53 (29.94%) CSS
9 53 (29.94%) Software Engineering
10 48 (27.12%) C#
11 45 (25.42%) Python
11 45 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (24.86%) SDLC
13 40 (22.60%) Git (software)
14 37 (20.90%) HTML5
15 36 (20.34%) Test Automation
15 36 (20.34%) .NET
16 34 (19.21%) Amazon AWS
16 34 (19.21%) DevOps
17 33 (18.64%) REST
17 33 (18.64%) MySQL
18 30 (16.95%) Selenium
19 29 (16.38%) Web Development
19 29 (16.38%) Internet
19 29 (16.38%) Coaching
20 28 (15.82%) Jasmine
21 27 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
21 27 (15.25%) JUnit
21 27 (15.25%) Retail

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 22 (12.43%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (9.60%) Apache Pig
2 17 (9.60%) Apache Spark
3 14 (7.91%) Alfresco
3 14 (7.91%) Joomla!
4 10 (5.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (5.08%) Apache
6 5 (2.82%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.69%) GeoServer
7 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.13%) Confluence
8 2 (1.13%) JBoss
9 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 34 (19.21%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (9.60%) GitHub
4 16 (9.04%) Amazon EMR
4 16 (9.04%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (1.69%) Office 365
5 3 (1.69%) Slack
6 2 (1.13%) BrowserStack
6 2 (1.13%) Google Play
7 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.38%) Internet
2 7 (3.95%) Extranet
3 3 (1.69%) Modbus
3 3 (1.69%) VPN
4 2 (1.13%) Intranet
4 2 (1.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.56%) HTTP
5 1 (0.56%) SMS
5 1 (0.56%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.64%) MySQL
2 26 (14.69%) MongoDB
3 20 (11.30%) Power BI
4 18 (10.17%) Big Data
5 17 (9.60%) Apache Hive
5 17 (9.60%) NoSQL
6 16 (9.04%) Amazon Athena
6 16 (9.04%) Amazon Redshift
6 16 (9.04%) BigQuery
6 16 (9.04%) Hadoop
6 16 (9.04%) Impala
6 16 (9.04%) Presto
6 16 (9.04%) Spotfire
7 7 (3.95%) SQL Server
8 6 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (2.82%) Redis
10 4 (2.26%) Couchbase
10 4 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Power View
11 3 (1.69%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 40 (22.60%) Git (software)
2 30 (16.95%) Selenium
3 28 (15.82%) Jasmine
4 27 (15.25%) JUnit
5 25 (14.12%) Protractor
6 24 (13.56%) JIRA
7 21 (11.86%) PHPUnit
7 21 (11.86%) TestNG
8 15 (8.47%) Subversion
9 14 (7.91%) Maven
10 8 (4.52%) Jenkins
11 4 (2.26%) Bitbucket
11 4 (2.26%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.13%) JMeter
12 2 (1.13%) Mockito
13 1 (0.56%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.56%) Gatling
13 1 (0.56%) GoCD
13 1 (0.56%) MSTest
13 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (15.25%) Retail
2 20 (11.30%) Electronics
3 9 (5.08%) Finance
4 5 (2.82%) Banking
5 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.13%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (28.25%) Developer
2 34 (19.21%) Architect
3 23 (12.99%) Software Engineer
4 22 (12.43%) Java Developer
4 22 (12.43%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (9.60%) Consultant
5 17 (9.60%) PHP Developer
6 16 (9.04%) AWS Engineer
6 16 (9.04%) Data Engineer
6 16 (9.04%) Hadoop Engineer
6 16 (9.04%) Senior Data Engineer
6 16 (9.04%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
6 16 (9.04%) Test Consultant
7 15 (8.47%) Automation Test Lead
7 15 (8.47%) Backend Developer
7 15 (8.47%) Linux Engineer
7 15 (8.47%) Test Automation Consultant
8 14 (7.91%) Applications Developer
9 13 (7.34%) PHP Web Developer
9 13 (7.34%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (32.77%) HTML
2 53 (29.94%) CSS
3 37 (20.90%) HTML5
4 36 (20.34%) .NET
5 33 (18.64%) REST
6 27 (15.25%) Spring
7 25 (14.12%) Web Services
8 21 (11.86%) Laravel
9 19 (10.73%) XML
10 18 (10.17%) Hibernate
10 18 (10.17%) jQuery
10 18 (10.17%) Middleware
11 17 (9.60%) JSF
12 16 (9.04%) MLlib
12 16 (9.04%) Pandas
13 14 (7.91%) XHTML
14 12 (6.78%) Java EE
14 12 (6.78%) JPA
15 10 (5.65%) React
16 9 (5.08%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (12.99%) Computer Science
3 20 (11.30%) Clustering
4 15 (8.47%) User Experience
5 14 (7.91%) RIA
6 12 (6.78%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (5.08%) Device Driver
7 9 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.82%) EPoS
9 5 (2.82%) NHS
10 4 (2.26%) Data Centre
10 4 (2.26%) Replication
11 3 (1.69%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.69%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (1.13%) Life Science
12 2 (1.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 57 (32.20%) Linux
2 22 (12.43%) Unix
3 15 (8.47%) Android
4 12 (6.78%) Apple iOS
5 9 (5.08%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (3.95%) Windows
7 6 (3.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (75.14%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (40.11%) Scrum
3 53 (29.94%) Software Engineering
4 45 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (24.86%) SDLC
6 36 (20.34%) Test Automation
7 34 (19.21%) DevOps
8 29 (16.38%) Coaching
8 29 (16.38%) Web Development
9 26 (14.69%) Project Management
10 24 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (13.56%) TDD
11 22 (12.43%) Analytical Thinking
11 22 (12.43%) Analytics
11 22 (12.43%) Data Analytics
12 21 (11.86%) UML
13 20 (11.30%) Time Management
13 20 (11.30%) Workflow
14 19 (10.73%) SOA
15 18 (10.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 93 (52.54%) Java
2 76 (42.94%) JavaScript
3 62 (35.03%) SQL
4 48 (27.12%) C#
5 45 (25.42%) Python
6 23 (12.99%) C
6 23 (12.99%) PHP
7 21 (11.86%) Scala
8 18 (10.17%) Ruby
9 17 (9.60%) C++
10 8 (4.52%) Java 8
11 4 (2.26%) Go
12 3 (1.69%) Kotlin
12 3 (1.69%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.13%) Perl
13 2 (1.13%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.56%) R
14 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (33.33%) Degree
2 23 (12.99%) Security Cleared
3 15 (8.47%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.39%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.39%) PhD
5 2 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.56%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.95%) QA
2 4 (2.26%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.56%) GCP
System Software
1 21 (11.86%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) KVM
2 1 (0.56%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) Grafana
2 4 (2.26%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.56%) Nessus
4 1 (0.56%) Puppet
4 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (10.17%) Oracle
2 16 (9.04%) Atlassian
2 16 (9.04%) Tableau
3 15 (8.47%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.26%) HP
4 4 (2.26%) Percona
4 4 (2.26%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.13%) Google
5 2 (1.13%) SAP
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco
6 1 (0.56%) Coverity
6 1 (0.56%) ESRI
6 1 (0.56%) Mapinfo
6 1 (0.56%) McAfee
6 1 (0.56%) NetScout
6 1 (0.56%) NetWitness
6 1 (0.56%) Palo Alto