Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 141 135
Rank change year-on-year +21 -6 -45
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 17 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.14% 1.01% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.12% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 9
Gloucestershire median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £30,375 £32,750 £36,000
90th Percentile £69,250 £68,200 £55,000
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1329 2055 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 88.96% 90.49% 89.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1678 1481
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,525 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,875 £64,750
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 Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Gloucestershire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Gloucestershire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Gloucestershire

Open Source
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Cheltenham +5 6 £38,750 -22.50%
Gloucester +24 3 £65,000 +62.50%
Cirencester -11 3 - -
Open Source
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
3 10 (58.82%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Scrum
4 9 (52.94%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) JIRA
4 9 (52.94%) Confluence
4 9 (52.94%) DevOps
5 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
5 8 (47.06%) Spring
5 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
5 8 (47.06%) C++
5 8 (47.06%) Python
6 7 (41.18%) OOD
6 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
6 7 (41.18%) C
6 7 (41.18%) JUnit
6 7 (41.18%) EJB
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL
6 7 (41.18%) OO
6 7 (41.18%) Apache
6 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
6 7 (41.18%) JSF
6 7 (41.18%) Java EE
6 7 (41.18%) Wiki
6 7 (41.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (41.18%) CentOS
6 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (41.18%) EasyMock

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (52.94%) Confluence
2 7 (41.18%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) JIRA
2 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
3 7 (41.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (41.18%) Bitbucket
3 7 (41.18%) EasyMock
3 7 (41.18%) JUnit
4 3 (17.65%) HP UFT
4 3 (17.65%) JMeter
4 3 (17.65%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium
5 1 (5.88%) webpack
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Java Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Java Software Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Head of Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum Master
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Spring
2 7 (41.18%) EJB
2 7 (41.18%) Java EE
2 7 (41.18%) JSF
3 2 (11.76%) Node.js
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) React
4 1 (5.88%) Redux
4 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Wiki
2 3 (17.65%) Fintech
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) CentOS
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) DevOps
2 9 (52.94%) Scrum
3 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) ITIL
4 7 (41.18%) OO
4 7 (41.18%) OOD
4 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Coaching
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Defect Management
6 3 (17.65%) Exploratory Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
6 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) C++
2 8 (47.06%) Python
3 7 (41.18%) C
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.88%) Google