The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 82 111
Rank change year-on-year -17 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 168 182 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.17% 3.47% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 3.93% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 152 154 135
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4783 4634 5167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.38% 88.38% 86.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3936 3885 4318
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Open Source
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Open Source in the South West

Open Source
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in the South West

Open Source
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Bristol -23 68 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Gloucestershire +5 24 £42,500 -21.29% 5
Wiltshire +10 19 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Devon +13 17 £36,301 -19.33% 4
Cornwall - 14 £55,000 -
Dorset -8 10 £31,500 -33.68% 4
Somerset -42 8 £41,250 +3.12% 2
Open Source
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South West region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 238 (67.23%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (61.02%) Java
3 156 (44.07%) JavaScript
4 147 (41.53%) Linux
5 125 (35.31%) HTML
6 107 (30.23%) Degree
7 98 (27.68%) Software Engineering
8 95 (26.84%) OO
9 94 (26.55%) SQL
10 91 (25.71%) Scrum
11 89 (25.14%) PHP
12 88 (24.86%) Python
12 88 (24.86%) Test Automation
13 86 (24.29%) SDLC
14 84 (23.73%) Spring
15 83 (23.45%) C#
16 78 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
17 76 (21.47%) Jenkins
18 68 (19.21%) Finance
19 67 (18.93%) .NET
20 65 (18.36%) AngularJS
21 64 (18.08%) DevOps
22 61 (17.23%) HTML5
22 61 (17.23%) CSS
23 58 (16.38%) Security Cleared
23 58 (16.38%) Computer Science
24 57 (16.10%) Apache
25 55 (15.54%) Unix
26 54 (15.25%) Web Services
26 54 (15.25%) Computer Science Degree

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 57 (16.10%) Apache
2 25 (7.06%) Confluence
3 22 (6.21%) JBoss
3 22 (6.21%) Joomla!
4 21 (5.93%) Alfresco
4 21 (5.93%) WebLogic
4 21 (5.93%) WebSphere
5 16 (4.52%) nginx
6 11 (3.11%) Drupal
6 11 (3.11%) WordPress
7 10 (2.82%) Traefik
8 8 (2.26%) CMS
8 8 (2.26%) Jetty
8 8 (2.26%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.13%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.13%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.56%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 10 (2.82%) Magento
2 9 (2.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 35 (9.89%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (9.32%) GitHub
3 7 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.56%) Office 365
6 2 (0.56%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.56%) SaaS
6 2 (0.56%) TestFlight
7 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.28%) G Suite
7 1 (0.28%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.28%) IaaS
7 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.24%) Internet
2 11 (3.11%) Cisco IOS
2 11 (3.11%) Junos
3 4 (1.13%) Firewall
3 4 (1.13%) HTTP
3 4 (1.13%) SSL
4 2 (0.56%) MQTT
5 1 (0.28%) 802.11
5 1 (0.28%) 802.15
5 1 (0.28%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.28%) DNS
5 1 (0.28%) MIMO
5 1 (0.28%) NAS
5 1 (0.28%) NGN
5 1 (0.28%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.28%) SAN
5 1 (0.28%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.28%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.89%) Relational Database
2 30 (8.47%) NoSQL
3 26 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (7.06%) MongoDB
5 21 (5.93%) MS Access
6 19 (5.37%) MySQL
7 16 (4.52%) Big Data
8 13 (3.67%) Hadoop
9 11 (3.11%) SQL Server
10 6 (1.69%) Blockchain
10 6 (1.69%) Geospatial Data
10 6 (1.69%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.41%) GIS
11 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.13%) HBase
12 4 (1.13%) Redis
13 3 (0.85%) Apache Accumulo
14 2 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 76 (21.47%) Jenkins
2 51 (14.41%) Selenium
3 46 (12.99%) Git (software)
4 43 (12.15%) JUnit
5 42 (11.86%) Subversion
6 40 (11.30%) JIRA
7 39 (11.02%) Maven
8 27 (7.63%) Bitbucket
9 22 (6.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (5.93%) EasyMock
10 21 (5.93%) JMeter
10 21 (5.93%) Oracle Forms
10 21 (5.93%) TestNG
11 20 (5.65%) Calabash
12 18 (5.08%) Jasmine
12 18 (5.08%) Protractor
13 17 (4.80%) Cucumber
14 15 (4.24%) WebDriver
15 14 (3.95%) Gradle
15 14 (3.95%) Mockito
General
1 68 (19.21%) Finance
2 33 (9.32%) Telecoms
3 25 (7.06%) Games
4 24 (6.78%) Electronics
5 16 (4.52%) Banking
6 12 (3.39%) Marketing
7 10 (2.82%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.54%) Retail
9 5 (1.41%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.41%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.85%) Advertising
11 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 144 (40.68%) Developer
2 67 (18.93%) Java Developer
3 54 (15.25%) Software Engineer
4 42 (11.86%) Tester
5 41 (11.58%) Automation Tester
6 36 (10.17%) PHP Developer
7 32 (9.04%) Architect
8 23 (6.50%) Java Engineer
9 20 (5.65%) .NET Developer
9 20 (5.65%) Java Software Engineer
10 19 (5.37%) SQL Developer
11 17 (4.80%) Senior Developer
12 16 (4.52%) Software Developer
12 16 (4.52%) Test Engineer
13 15 (4.24%) Applications Support
14 14 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
14 14 (3.95%) Lead Developer
15 13 (3.67%) Senior Java Developer
15 13 (3.67%) Technical Tester
16 12 (3.39%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (35.31%) HTML
2 84 (23.73%) Spring
3 67 (18.93%) .NET
4 65 (18.36%) AngularJS
5 61 (17.23%) CSS
5 61 (17.23%) HTML5
6 54 (15.25%) Web Services
7 45 (12.71%) XML
8 44 (12.43%) React
9 43 (12.15%) REST
10 42 (11.86%) Backbone.js
11 33 (9.32%) Ajax
12 30 (8.47%) Node.js
13 28 (7.91%) SOAP
14 26 (7.34%) Java EE
15 25 (7.06%) Hibernate
15 25 (7.06%) JSF
16 22 (6.21%) RabbitMQ
17 21 (5.93%) Dojo
17 21 (5.93%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 58 (16.38%) Computer Science
2 43 (12.15%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (6.50%) Client/Server
4 22 (6.21%) Wiki
5 18 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (5.08%) User Experience
6 14 (3.95%) NHS
7 13 (3.67%) Embedded Systems
8 12 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (3.11%) Fintech
9 11 (3.11%) Private Cloud
10 10 (2.82%) Hedge funds
11 8 (2.26%) Social Media
12 7 (1.98%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.69%) Management Information System
14 5 (1.41%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.56%) Algorithms
15 2 (0.56%) Cloud Native
15 2 (0.56%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 147 (41.53%) Linux
2 55 (15.54%) Unix
3 40 (11.30%) Windows
4 35 (9.89%) CentOS
5 33 (9.32%) Android
6 28 (7.91%) Apple iOS
7 23 (6.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (3.39%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.41%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.56%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.28%) Debian
11 1 (0.28%) Fedora
11 1 (0.28%) OpenWrt
11 1 (0.28%) Solaris
11 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (67.23%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (27.68%) Software Engineering
3 95 (26.84%) OO
4 91 (25.71%) Scrum
5 88 (24.86%) Test Automation
6 86 (24.29%) SDLC
7 78 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
8 64 (18.08%) DevOps
9 50 (14.12%) OOP
10 49 (13.84%) ITIL
11 43 (12.15%) TDD
12 42 (11.86%) Microservices
13 41 (11.58%) MVC
13 41 (11.58%) Web Development
14 26 (7.34%) OOD
14 26 (7.34%) Project Management
14 26 (7.34%) Service Delivery
15 24 (6.78%) Mobile Development
16 22 (6.21%) Android Development
16 22 (6.21%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 216 (61.02%) Java
2 156 (44.07%) JavaScript
3 94 (26.55%) SQL
4 89 (25.14%) PHP
5 88 (24.86%) Python
6 83 (23.45%) C#
7 53 (14.97%) C++
8 41 (11.58%) C
9 24 (6.78%) PowerShell
10 21 (5.93%) Delphi
10 21 (5.93%) Pascal
10 21 (5.93%) VBA
11 20 (5.65%) Bash Shell
12 19 (5.37%) Perl
12 19 (5.37%) Ruby
13 15 (4.24%) Groovy
14 6 (1.69%) Go
14 6 (1.69%) Scala
15 3 (0.85%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 107 (30.23%) Degree
2 58 (16.38%) Security Cleared
3 54 (15.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 35 (9.89%) SC Cleared
5 19 (5.37%) DV Cleared
6 15 (4.24%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (1.69%) PhD
8 1 (0.28%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (11.30%) QA
2 11 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (1.69%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (9.04%) Docker
2 4 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) etcd
3 1 (0.28%) flannel
3 1 (0.28%) HDFS
3 1 (0.28%) iptables
3 1 (0.28%) KVM
3 1 (0.28%) NFS
3 1 (0.28%) Samba
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) vSphere
3 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (6.21%) Nagios
2 17 (4.80%) Puppet
3 16 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (4.24%) Ansible
5 11 (3.11%) Juju
6 4 (1.13%) Graylog
6 4 (1.13%) Icinga
7 2 (0.56%) HockeyApp
7 2 (0.56%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.56%) Salt
8 1 (0.28%) Consul
8 1 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.28%) Sysdig
8 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (10.17%) Red Hat
2 33 (9.32%) Oracle
3 21 (5.93%) IBM
4 15 (4.24%) SAP
5 11 (3.11%) Cisco
6 10 (2.82%) Apigee
6 10 (2.82%) Google
7 9 (2.54%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.41%) ESRI
9 3 (0.85%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.85%) Zend
10 2 (0.56%) Apple
10 2 (0.56%) VMware
10 2 (0.56%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.28%) Adobe
11 1 (0.28%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.28%) Sun
11 1 (0.28%) Talend
11 1 (0.28%) Veritas
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + stock
Posted: 15 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Digital Gurus
Salary: £33000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + benefits & 30 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
IT Connections
Salary: 75000
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
UKCloud
Salary: Competitive Rates / Negotiable - Pension, Healthcare, Life Cover, Bonu
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Just Education
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Plymouth
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Salary: £29620 - £44380 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Dorset
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + DOE + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Wimborne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
IQ Telecom
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago