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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
South East / East Sussex
Rank 63 67 72
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 26 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.83% 2.61% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 3.00% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 29
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £39,274
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.52% +8.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,500 £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 East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 785 868 1011
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 85.51% 87.15% 87.91%
Number of salaries quoted 716 776 861
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Open Source
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Open Source in East Sussex

Open Source
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in East Sussex over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in East Sussex

Open Source
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton 0 26 £32,500 -45.14% 3
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 17 (45.95%) TDD
2 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
4 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
5 12 (32.43%) Python
5 12 (32.43%) Management Information System
6 11 (29.73%) QA
6 11 (29.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (27.03%) Line Management
7 10 (27.03%) PHP
8 9 (24.32%) SQL
8 9 (24.32%) MVC
8 9 (24.32%) Linux
8 9 (24.32%) GIS
8 9 (24.32%) ArcGIS
8 9 (24.32%) Mapinfo
8 9 (24.32%) Data Management
8 9 (24.32%) Scrum
8 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
8 9 (24.32%) Coaching
8 9 (24.32%) Data Acquisition
8 9 (24.32%) Geospatial Data
9 8 (21.62%) BDD
9 8 (21.62%) .NET
9 8 (21.62%) HTML
9 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
10 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.92%) ISEB
10 7 (18.92%) CSS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 9 (24.32%) ArcGIS
2 5 (13.51%) GeoServer
3 4 (10.81%) CMS
3 4 (10.81%) concrete5
4 3 (8.11%) Drupal
4 3 (8.11%) Moodle
4 3 (8.11%) Totara
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) GitHub
1 4 (10.81%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) Geospatial Data
1 9 (24.32%) GIS
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
3 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
4 5 (13.51%) QGIS
5 4 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (10.81%) Hadoop
5 4 (10.81%) MariaDB
5 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Subversion
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (13.51%) Marketing
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 2 (5.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) PHP Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Software Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Software Test Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) GIS Specialist
4 5 (13.51%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Digital Developer
5 4 (10.81%) GIS Technician
5 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Manual Test Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Technician
6 3 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (8.11%) QA Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
1 8 (21.62%) HTML
2 7 (18.92%) CSS
2 7 (18.92%) Web Services
3 6 (16.22%) jQuery
4 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.81%) CodeIgniter
5 4 (10.81%) JSON
5 4 (10.81%) Node.js
5 4 (10.81%) Spring
5 4 (10.81%) Spring MVC
5 4 (10.81%) Symfony
5 4 (10.81%) XML
6 3 (8.11%) Backbone.js
7 2 (5.41%) CSS3
7 2 (5.41%) FFmpeg
7 2 (5.41%) GStreamer
7 2 (5.41%) HTML5
7 2 (5.41%) Meteor
7 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Management Information System
2 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.81%) Blog
5 2 (5.41%) e-Learning
5 2 (5.41%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (5.41%) Streaming Video
5 2 (5.41%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 3 (8.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) TDD
2 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
4 11 (29.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (27.03%) Line Management
6 9 (24.32%) Coaching
6 9 (24.32%) Data Acquisition
6 9 (24.32%) Data Management
6 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
6 9 (24.32%) MVC
6 9 (24.32%) Scrum
7 8 (21.62%) BDD
8 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
8 7 (18.92%) Defect Tracking
8 7 (18.92%) Performance Testing
8 7 (18.92%) Regression Testing
8 7 (18.92%) SDLC
8 7 (18.92%) Software Testing
8 7 (18.92%) Test Strategy
9 6 (16.22%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) Python
3 10 (27.03%) PHP
4 9 (24.32%) SQL
5 4 (10.81%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) ES6
6 2 (5.41%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) ISEB
1 7 (18.92%) ISTQB
1 7 (18.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Mapinfo
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) Google
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent benefits packages
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