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 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
South West / Bristol
Rank 52 56 51
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 88 80 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.82% 4.31% 4.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.30% 4.81% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 82 70 86
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £66,250
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 Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1661 1664 1657
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 90.96% 89.61% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 1453 1390
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Bristol

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

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 Bristol region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 132 (76.30%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (64.16%) Java
3 102 (58.96%) JavaScript
4 100 (57.80%) HTML
5 98 (56.65%) Degree
6 78 (45.09%) SDLC
7 73 (42.20%) C#
8 72 (41.62%) OO
8 72 (41.62%) HTML5
9 66 (38.15%) .NET
10 51 (29.48%) SQL
11 49 (28.32%) Computer Science
11 49 (28.32%) Software Engineering
12 44 (25.43%) Enterprise Software
13 43 (24.86%) CSS
13 43 (24.86%) REST
14 42 (24.28%) Spring
15 29 (16.76%) Scrum
15 29 (16.76%) AngularJS
16 28 (16.18%) Front End Development
17 26 (15.03%) NoSQL
17 26 (15.03%) React
17 26 (15.03%) Backbone.js
18 24 (13.87%) Finance
18 24 (13.87%) Python
19 23 (13.29%) MVC
19 23 (13.29%) Web Development
20 22 (12.72%) Microservices
21 21 (12.14%) Selenium
21 21 (12.14%) Linux

Open Source
Top Related 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 6 (3.47%) Apache
2 5 (2.89%) Drupal
3 2 (1.16%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.16%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.58%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.58%) JBoss
4 1 (0.58%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.16%) GitHub
4 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.58%) Office 365
4 1 (0.58%) SaaS
4 1 (0.58%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.05%) SSL
2 5 (2.89%) DNS
2 5 (2.89%) NAS
2 5 (2.89%) OpenLDAP
2 5 (2.89%) SAN
3 3 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (1.73%) Firewall
3 3 (1.73%) HTTP
4 2 (1.16%) Skype
5 1 (0.58%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.58%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.58%) LAN
5 1 (0.58%) MPLS
5 1 (0.58%) MQTT
5 1 (0.58%) VPN
5 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.03%) NoSQL
2 15 (8.67%) Big Data
3 5 (2.89%) MySQL
4 4 (2.31%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.73%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.58%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.58%) DB2
7 1 (0.58%) HBase
7 1 (0.58%) MS Access
7 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 21 (12.14%) Selenium
2 10 (5.78%) JUnit
2 10 (5.78%) TestNG
3 9 (5.20%) Jasmine
3 9 (5.20%) Protractor
4 8 (4.62%) Calabash
4 8 (4.62%) WebDriver
5 7 (4.05%) Appium
5 7 (4.05%) GCC
5 7 (4.05%) JMeter
5 7 (4.05%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.89%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.89%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.16%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.16%) Maven
8 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.58%) JIRA
8 1 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.58%) WatiN
8 1 (0.58%) WATIR
General
1 24 (13.87%) Finance
2 15 (8.67%) Games
3 11 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.62%) Banking
4 8 (4.62%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.47%) Publishing
6 2 (1.16%) Military
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 100 (57.80%) Developer
2 47 (27.17%) Java Developer
3 27 (15.61%) .NET Developer
4 21 (12.14%) C# Developer
5 19 (10.98%) Tester
6 18 (10.40%) Automation Tester
7 17 (9.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (9.83%) Lead Developer
8 16 (9.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 16 (9.25%) Web Developer
9 15 (8.67%) Architect
10 12 (6.94%) Automation Test Lead
10 12 (6.94%) Test Engineer
11 11 (6.36%) Senior Developer
12 10 (5.78%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 10 (5.78%) Full Stack Developer
13 9 (5.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 9 (5.20%) Software Engineer
13 9 (5.20%) Solutions Architect
14 8 (4.62%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (57.80%) HTML
2 72 (41.62%) HTML5
3 66 (38.15%) .NET
4 43 (24.86%) CSS
4 43 (24.86%) REST
5 42 (24.28%) Spring
6 29 (16.76%) AngularJS
7 26 (15.03%) Backbone.js
7 26 (15.03%) React
8 15 (8.67%) WebGL
9 12 (6.94%) Node.js
10 10 (5.78%) .NET Framework
11 9 (5.20%) ASP.NET
11 9 (5.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (5.20%) Entity Framework
11 9 (5.20%) Web Services
12 7 (4.05%) LLVM
13 5 (2.89%) J2EE
14 3 (1.73%) Apache Flex
14 3 (1.73%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (28.32%) Computer Science
2 44 (25.43%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.20%) User Experience
4 8 (4.62%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.47%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.47%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.89%) Clustering
7 3 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.73%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.16%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.58%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.14%) Linux
2 14 (8.09%) Unix
2 14 (8.09%) Windows
3 5 (2.89%) Debian
3 5 (2.89%) Solaris
3 5 (2.89%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.31%) Android
5 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (76.30%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (45.09%) SDLC
3 72 (41.62%) OO
4 49 (28.32%) Software Engineering
5 29 (16.76%) Scrum
6 28 (16.18%) Front End Development
7 23 (13.29%) MVC
7 23 (13.29%) Web Development
8 22 (12.72%) Microservices
9 20 (11.56%) Automated Testing
9 20 (11.56%) Automation Testing
10 19 (10.98%) Test Automation
11 18 (10.40%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (9.25%) ITIL
13 15 (8.67%) Visualisation
14 14 (8.09%) Mentoring
15 13 (7.51%) OOP
16 11 (6.36%) Mathematics
16 11 (6.36%) Service Management
17 10 (5.78%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 111 (64.16%) Java
2 102 (58.96%) JavaScript
3 73 (42.20%) C#
4 51 (29.48%) SQL
5 24 (13.87%) Python
6 12 (6.94%) PHP
7 9 (5.20%) C++
8 8 (4.62%) Perl
8 8 (4.62%) Ruby
9 3 (1.73%) Scala
10 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.58%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.58%) Delphi
11 1 (0.58%) Pascal
11 1 (0.58%) R
11 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 98 (56.65%) Degree
2 6 (3.47%) PhD
3 3 (1.73%) CCNA
3 3 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.73%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.73%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.58%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.78%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) PMO
3 1 (0.58%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (2.89%) Samba
2 4 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.16%) NFS
4 1 (0.58%) HDFS
4 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.47%) Nagios
2 5 (2.89%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.58%) HockeyApp
3 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (5.20%) Oracle
2 6 (3.47%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.89%) Veritas
3 5 (2.89%) VMware
4 4 (2.31%) F5
5 3 (1.73%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (1.73%) Cisco
5 3 (1.73%) Juniper
6 2 (1.16%) Apple
6 2 (1.16%) Sun
7 1 (0.58%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.58%) EXASOL
7 1 (0.58%) Google
7 1 (0.58%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.58%) IBM
7 1 (0.58%) SAP
7 1 (0.58%) Sybase
7 1 (0.58%) Talend
7 1 (0.58%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.58%) Xamarin
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + DOE + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Itecco
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Option for working from home
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago