The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 39 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.54% 2.60% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 2.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £72,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

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 Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 179 288 367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 90.86% 93.51% 90.62%
Number of salaries quoted 96 232 320
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +30.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

Open Source
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Luton region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) gulp
2 3 (60.00%) Bluemix
2 3 (60.00%) Babel
2 3 (60.00%) MEAN Stack
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 3 (60.00%) IBM Cloud
2 3 (60.00%) Redux
2 3 (60.00%) Ionic Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 3 (60.00%) React
2 3 (60.00%) lodash
2 3 (60.00%) Underscore.js
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Express
2 3 (60.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (60.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (40.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Bluemix
2 3 (60.00%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 3 (60.00%) Babel
1 3 (60.00%) gulp
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Cordova
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Express
1 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) Ionic Framework
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) JSF
1 3 (60.00%) lodash
1 3 (60.00%) Lucene
1 3 (60.00%) MEAN Stack
1 3 (60.00%) Node.js
1 3 (60.00%) React
1 3 (60.00%) Redux
1 3 (60.00%) RESTful
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (60.00%) Underscore.js
2 2 (40.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (40.00%) CA
2 2 (40.00%) CA Agile Central