Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 38 77
Rank change year-on-year -55 +39 +3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 23 85 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.71% 6.49% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 7.41% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 26 91 27
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £92,500 £43,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 1241 1147 975
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 92.41% 87.56% 84.20%
Number of salaries quoted 939 1015 852
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,500 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%

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 20 July 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 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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 -34 12 £37,500 -9.64% 6
Street +21 7 £45,000 -47.06%
Bridgwater +3 1 - -
Taunton -21 1 - -
Open Source
South West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) TDD
3 10 (43.48%) OOP
4 9 (39.13%) Python
4 9 (39.13%) PHP
4 9 (39.13%) Microservices
5 8 (34.78%) Analytics
5 8 (34.78%) Node.js
5 8 (34.78%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) LAMP
6 7 (30.43%) SDLC
6 7 (30.43%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (30.43%) RESTful
6 7 (30.43%) SOLID
6 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
8 5 (21.74%) Hedge funds
8 5 (21.74%) Scrum
8 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
8 5 (21.74%) Banking
8 5 (21.74%) MySQL
9 4 (17.39%) Java
9 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (17.39%) Time Management
9 4 (17.39%) jQuery
10 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Web Development

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 (8.70%) nginx
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) CouchDB
2 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.35%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.04%) GCC
3 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
2 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Advertising
4 2 (8.70%) Electronics
4 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) PHP Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Graduate
4 2 (8.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) LAMP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Node.js
2 7 (30.43%) LAMP
2 7 (30.43%) RESTful
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) Django
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (8.70%) POSIX
5 2 (8.70%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) .NET
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Core
6 1 (4.35%) Apache Flex
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE
6 1 (4.35%) JSON
6 1 (4.35%) Keras
6 1 (4.35%) Lucene
6 1 (4.35%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Hedge funds
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.35%) Fintech
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Mac OS
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) OpenWrt
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) TDD
3 10 (43.48%) OOP
4 9 (39.13%) Microservices
5 8 (34.78%) Analytics
5 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
6 7 (30.43%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (30.43%) SDLC
6 7 (30.43%) SOLID
7 5 (21.74%) Scrum
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (17.39%) Time Management
9 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
9 3 (13.04%) Data Management
9 3 (13.04%) Digital Analytics
9 3 (13.04%) OO
9 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
9 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) PHP
1 9 (39.13%) Python
2 4 (17.39%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) C
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) ECMAScript
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) ES6
5 1 (4.35%) R
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Google
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