Period
to 25 January 2020

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 6 months to 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South West > Somerset
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 48 35
Rank change year-on-year -4 -13 +65
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 33 59 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.90% 5.75% 7.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 6.28% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 73
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -27.27% +37.50%
10th Percentile £22,500 £30,000 £28,150
90th Percentile £72,250 £50,000 £87,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 736 939 1,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 86.89% 91.52% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 626 642 964
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,377
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.76% +3.44%
10th Percentile £26,820 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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 6 months to 25 January 2020.

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 6 months to 25 January 2020. 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
Bath +9 18 £47,500 +30.14% 3
Bridgwater -3 8 £60,000 +20.00%
Yeovil - 3 £50,000 -
Taunton +3 2 - -
Street -1 2 £71,250 +1.79%
Open Source
South West

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
2 17 (51.52%) PHP
3 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 15 (45.45%) Docker
4 13 (39.39%) DevOps
5 12 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 11 (33.33%) Python
6 11 (33.33%) Node.js
7 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (30.30%) Linux
7 10 (30.30%) React
8 9 (27.27%) CSS
9 8 (24.24%) jQuery
9 8 (24.24%) GitHub
9 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
9 8 (24.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
10 7 (21.21%) Vue.js
10 7 (21.21%) Open Source Development
10 7 (21.21%) Data-Driven Decision Making
10 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
10 7 (21.21%) Web Development
10 7 (21.21%) Java
11 6 (18.18%) HTML
11 6 (18.18%) SQL
11 6 (18.18%) OO
11 6 (18.18%) Ruby
11 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving

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 3 (9.09%) Apache
1 3 (9.09%) nginx
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) GitHub
2 5 (15.15%) SaaS
3 4 (12.12%) AWS
4 3 (9.09%) Slack
5 1 (3.03%) AWS CodeBuild
5 1 (3.03%) GCP
5 1 (3.03%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) CouchDB
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
3 5 (15.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (15.15%) Travis CI
4 3 (9.09%) GitLab
4 3 (9.09%) Selenium
5 2 (6.06%) Firebug
5 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.03%) Gradle
6 1 (3.03%) Katalon Studio
6 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.03%) PHPUnit
6 1 (3.03%) Subversion
6 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 5 (15.15%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Junior
3 5 (15.15%) Node.js Developer
3 5 (15.15%) React Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Junior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Customer Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Junior Web Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior React Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Data Science Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Objective-C Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) Node.js
2 10 (30.30%) React
3 9 (27.27%) CSS
4 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
4 8 (24.24%) jQuery
4 8 (24.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (21.21%) Vue.js
6 6 (18.18%) HTML
7 5 (15.15%) .NET
8 4 (12.12%) CSS3
8 4 (12.12%) D3.js
8 4 (12.12%) JSON
8 4 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (12.12%) RequireJS
8 4 (12.12%) Web Services
9 3 (9.09%) Android SDK
9 3 (9.09%) LAMP
9 3 (9.09%) Laravel
9 3 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (9.09%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (3.03%) NHS
2 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Android
2 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (45.45%) Test Automation
2 13 (39.39%) DevOps
3 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (21.21%) Data-Driven Decision Making
5 7 (21.21%) Open Source Development
5 7 (21.21%) Web Development
6 6 (18.18%) OO
6 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Microservices
7 5 (15.15%) Multichannel Retail
7 5 (15.15%) OOP
7 5 (15.15%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (12.12%) Cross-Browser Development
8 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
8 4 (12.12%) Software Delivery
8 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
2 17 (51.52%) PHP
3 11 (33.33%) Python
4 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
4 7 (21.21%) Java
5 6 (18.18%) Ruby
5 6 (18.18%) SQL
6 5 (15.15%) Apple Swift
7 4 (12.12%) ES6
7 4 (12.12%) Objective-C
8 3 (9.09%) Go
9 2 (6.06%) C
9 2 (6.06%) C++
9 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
10 1 (3.03%) Java 8
10 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Ansible
1 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.12%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.03%) Nessus
2 1 (3.03%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Pinterest
2 2 (6.06%) Apple
3 1 (3.03%) Pardot
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com