Period
to 4 July 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South West > Somerset
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 62 60
Rank change year-on-year +31 -2 +38
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 37 23 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 7.03% 2.62% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.91% 2.97% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 39
Median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -25.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £35,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,500 £55,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £53,750 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.27% +10.00% +11.11%

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 468 775 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 88.97% 88.27% 91.90%
Number of salaries quoted 400 626 817
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,028
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.12% +5.07%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,875 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.72%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Somerset

Open Source
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Open Source in Somerset.

Salary trend for Open Source in Somerset

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Open Source in Somerset over the 6 months to 4 July 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 4 July 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 +25 36 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Yeovil - 1 £50,000 -
Open Source
South West

For the 6 months to 4 July 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 33 (89.19%) Python
2 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
3 29 (78.38%) Software Engineering
4 27 (72.97%) PHP
4 27 (72.97%) .NET
5 26 (70.27%) Ruby
6 22 (59.46%) Docker
7 21 (56.76%) Java
8 20 (54.05%) C#
8 20 (54.05%) RESTful
8 20 (54.05%) MongoDB
9 19 (51.35%) React
9 19 (51.35%) Ruby on Rails
9 19 (51.35%) .NET Framework
9 19 (51.35%) MVC
10 18 (48.65%) Node.js
11 17 (45.95%) AngularJS
11 17 (45.95%) Go
11 17 (45.95%) Vue.js
11 17 (45.95%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (45.95%) Android
12 16 (43.24%) Objective-C
12 16 (43.24%) React Native
13 9 (24.32%) GitHub
14 8 (21.62%) Elasticsearch
14 8 (21.62%) Redis
15 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
15 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
15 6 (16.22%) AWS
15 6 (16.22%) Linux

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 8 (21.62%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) GitHub
2 6 (16.22%) AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.70%) Azure
3 1 (2.70%) GCP
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) SSL
1 1 (2.70%) VPN
1 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) MongoDB
2 8 (21.62%) Redis
3 5 (13.51%) CouchDB
4 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.41%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) GitLab
2 1 (2.70%) Xcode
General
1 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Customer Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Software Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Graduate
6 1 (2.70%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Site Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) .NET
2 20 (54.05%) RESTful
3 19 (51.35%) .NET Framework
3 19 (51.35%) React
3 19 (51.35%) Ruby on Rails
4 18 (48.65%) Node.js
5 17 (45.95%) AngularJS
5 17 (45.95%) Vue.js
6 16 (43.24%) React Native
7 5 (13.51%) JSON
8 4 (10.81%) CSS
8 4 (10.81%) HTML
9 2 (5.41%) Enzyme
9 2 (5.41%) Jest
10 1 (2.70%) Android NDK
10 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.70%) HTML5
10 1 (2.70%) Laravel
10 1 (2.70%) LEMP Stack
10 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Android
2 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Debian
3 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.41%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) Software Engineering
2 19 (51.35%) MVC
3 17 (45.95%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.51%) Data-Driven Decision Making
5 5 (13.51%) DevOps
6 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) TDD
8 2 (5.41%) Microservices
8 2 (5.41%) Workflow
9 1 (2.70%) Analytics
9 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.70%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (2.70%) Creative Thinking
9 1 (2.70%) High Availability
9 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure as Code
9 1 (2.70%) Open Source Development
9 1 (2.70%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 1 (2.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) Python
2 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
3 27 (72.97%) PHP
4 26 (70.27%) Ruby
5 21 (56.76%) Java
6 20 (54.05%) C#
7 17 (45.95%) Go
8 16 (43.24%) Objective-C
9 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
10 4 (10.81%) C
10 4 (10.81%) C++
11 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
12 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
12 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 22 (59.46%) Docker
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) Xen
4 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.70%) Ceph
5 1 (2.70%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Ansible
1 4 (10.81%) Terraform
2 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.41%) Rundeck
3 1 (2.70%) Grafana
3 1 (2.70%) Prometheus
3 1 (2.70%) Proxmox
3 1 (2.70%) Rancher
3 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) VMware
2 1 (2.70%) Apple
2 1 (2.70%) CA
2 1 (2.70%) Google