Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 82 70
Rank change year-on-year +33 -12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 23 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.13% 1.01% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 1.16% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 10
Devon median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +20.00% +59.57%
10th Percentile £21,896 £31,270 £27,959
90th Percentile £48,750 £56,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +12.50%

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 485 692 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 87.07% 87.15% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 413 618 515
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +1.45% +1.47%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £55,897 £53,750 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Devon

Open Source
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Devon

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Devon over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Devon

Open Source
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Devon region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Exeter +17 18 £36,371 +16.31% 1
Plymouth +10 3 £54,297 +17.40%
Open Source
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) Java
3 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
4 15 (65.22%) SQL
5 14 (60.87%) Web Development
6 12 (52.17%) Linux
6 12 (52.17%) Scrum
7 11 (47.83%) PHP
7 11 (47.83%) Spring
7 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
8 10 (43.48%) Hibernate
8 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
9 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
10 8 (34.78%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (30.43%) Groovy
11 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
11 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (30.43%) Subversion
12 6 (26.09%) TDD
12 6 (26.09%) Maven
12 6 (26.09%) Grails
12 6 (26.09%) JPA
12 6 (26.09%) nginx
12 6 (26.09%) Finance
12 6 (26.09%) XML
12 6 (26.09%) XSD
12 6 (26.09%) Gradle
12 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
12 6 (26.09%) Mockito
12 6 (26.09%) RabbitMQ

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (26.09%) nginx
2 4 (17.39%) Apache Solr
2 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
2 8 (34.78%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 7 (30.43%) Subversion
3 6 (26.09%) Gradle
3 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
3 6 (26.09%) Maven
3 6 (26.09%) Mockito
4 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
4 4 (17.39%) JUnit
4 4 (17.39%) Selenium
5 2 (8.70%) webpack
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) Software Developer
3 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
4 6 (26.09%) PHP Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Architect
7 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Lead Architect
7 2 (8.70%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.35%) Graduate
8 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Graduate Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Spring
2 10 (43.48%) Hibernate
3 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
4 6 (26.09%) Grails
4 6 (26.09%) JPA
4 6 (26.09%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (26.09%) XML
4 6 (26.09%) XSD
5 4 (17.39%) Apache Wicket
5 4 (17.39%) Lucene
5 4 (17.39%) RESTful
5 4 (17.39%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
6 2 (8.70%) HTML
6 2 (8.70%) HTML5
6 2 (8.70%) jQuery
6 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
1 4 (17.39%) NHS
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) STB
2 2 (8.70%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Web Development
3 12 (52.17%) Scrum
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
5 6 (26.09%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Open Source Development
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
8 2 (8.70%) Analytical Thinking
8 2 (8.70%) BDD
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (8.70%) DoDAF
8 2 (8.70%) DRM
8 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (8.70%) ITIL
8 2 (8.70%) OOP
8 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
8 2 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (65.22%) SQL
4 11 (47.83%) PHP
5 7 (30.43%) Groovy
6 5 (21.74%) Python
7 2 (8.70%) Ruby
7 2 (8.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker