Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 63 67
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 1.58% 1.27% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.44% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Ipswich median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -31.82% +57.14%
10th Percentile £39,000 £22,500 £43,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £43,500 £70,500
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +46.15% -40.91% +57.14%

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 Ipswich with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 340 485 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 89.47% 88.02% 88.23%
Number of salaries quoted 322 406 505
Ipswich median annual salary £42,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £23,000 £23,700
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Ipswich

Open Source
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Ipswich

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

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

Salary histogram for Open Source in Ipswich

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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Docker
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) GCP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Native
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft