The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South West / Somerset
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 45 61
Rank change year-on-year -25 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 16 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.31% 4.15% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 4.92% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 7
Median salary £42,500 £40,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% +16.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £23,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £56,250 £37,000
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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 655 528 485
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 94.52% 84.35% 87.39%
Number of salaries quoted 478 465 410
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Open Source
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Somerset

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Somerset over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Somerset

Open Source
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Bath -14 8 £35,000 -15.66% 3
Street +11 7 £45,000 -35.71%
Open Source
South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) TDD
3 12 (44.44%) OOP
4 11 (40.74%) Microservices
5 10 (37.04%) Node.js
5 10 (37.04%) PHP
6 9 (33.33%) LAMP
6 9 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 9 (33.33%) RESTful
6 9 (33.33%) SOLID
6 9 (33.33%) SDLC
6 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (29.63%) Linux
7 8 (29.63%) Python
8 7 (25.93%) Java
9 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 6 (22.22%) Finance
9 6 (22.22%) Scrum
9 6 (22.22%) Analytics
10 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
10 5 (18.52%) Hedge funds
10 5 (18.52%) Advertising
10 5 (18.52%) Banking
11 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
11 4 (14.81%) Perl
11 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
11 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
11 4 (14.81%) Puppet
11 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (7.41%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) GitHub
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
1 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (7.41%) Hudson
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.70%) GCC
3 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Advertising
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Head of Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Head of Software Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) LAMP Developer
4 2 (7.41%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Node.js
2 9 (33.33%) LAMP
2 9 (33.33%) RESTful
3 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.11%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (7.41%) Django
4 2 (7.41%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (7.41%) REST
5 1 (3.70%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) D3.js
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) JSON
5 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.70%) POSIX
5 1 (3.70%) React
5 1 (3.70%) RequireJS
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Hedge funds
3 2 (7.41%) Digital Media
3 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) FreeBSD
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) TDD
3 12 (44.44%) OOP
4 11 (40.74%) Microservices
5 9 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 9 (33.33%) SDLC
5 9 (33.33%) SOLID
6 6 (22.22%) Analytics
6 6 (22.22%) Scrum
6 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) DevOps
7 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
8 3 (11.11%) Data Management
8 3 (11.11%) OO
8 3 (11.11%) Web Development
9 2 (7.41%) Project Management
9 2 (7.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) PHP
2 8 (29.63%) Python
3 7 (25.93%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) Perl
5 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.11%) Ruby
6 2 (7.41%) Groovy
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) Clojure
7 1 (3.70%) ECMAScript
7 1 (3.70%) ES6
7 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Ansible
1 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) SAP
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago