The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 45 46
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.70% 0.62% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.70% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £46,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.25% -27.27%  
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 Peterborough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 216 285 319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 75.79% 88.51% 89.11%
Number of salaries quoted 171 222 248
Median salary £45,344 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.26% -17.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Open Source
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA