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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
England / South West
Rank 79 105 100
Rank change year-on-year +26 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 184 170 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.65% 2.90% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 3.26% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 173 143 150
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,500 £57,500
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 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 4541 5210 5315
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.15% 88.74% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3743 4261 4424
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 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +4 88 £50,000 +11.11% 16
Wiltshire +32 32 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Gloucestershire -3 14 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Somerset -21 14 £42,500 +2.40% 4
Dorset +30 13 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Devon +3 12 £33,838 -47.94% 1
Cornwall - 7 £45,000 - 1
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 208 (61.18%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (56.47%) Java
3 163 (47.94%) JavaScript
4 148 (43.53%) HTML
5 121 (35.59%) OO
5 121 (35.59%) Degree
6 96 (28.24%) SQL
7 94 (27.65%) Linux
7 94 (27.65%) SDLC
8 85 (25.00%) Spring
9 84 (24.71%) PHP
10 83 (24.41%) HTML5
11 80 (23.53%) Software Engineering
12 77 (22.65%) C#
13 72 (21.18%) .NET
14 71 (20.88%) Scrum
15 66 (19.41%) CSS
15 66 (19.41%) AngularJS
16 65 (19.12%) Apache
17 62 (18.24%) Computer Science
18 61 (17.94%) Jenkins
19 59 (17.35%) Finance
20 58 (17.06%) Python
21 57 (16.76%) ITIL
22 56 (16.47%) REST
23 53 (15.59%) React
24 52 (15.29%) Backbone.js
24 52 (15.29%) Security Cleared
24 52 (15.29%) MVC
25 51 (15.00%) Web Services

Open Source
Top Related 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 65 (19.12%) Apache
2 29 (8.53%) Alfresco
2 29 (8.53%) JBoss
3 27 (7.94%) Joomla!
3 27 (7.94%) WebLogic
3 27 (7.94%) WebSphere
4 18 (5.29%) Confluence
4 18 (5.29%) Drupal
5 13 (3.82%) WordPress
6 10 (2.94%) CMS
7 9 (2.65%) nginx
8 7 (2.06%) Traefik
9 4 (1.18%) Apache Pig
9 4 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.18%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.88%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.59%) Documentum
11 2 (0.59%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (3.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.88%) GitHub
2 26 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.18%) IaaS
6 3 (0.88%) PaaS
6 3 (0.88%) SaaS
7 2 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.29%) G Suite
8 1 (0.29%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.29%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.29%) Office 365
8 1 (0.29%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.06%) SSL
2 5 (1.47%) DNS
2 5 (1.47%) NAS
2 5 (1.47%) OpenLDAP
2 5 (1.47%) SAN
3 4 (1.18%) Firewall
3 4 (1.18%) Network Security
4 3 (0.88%) 3GPP
4 3 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (0.88%) FCAPS
4 3 (0.88%) GGSN
4 3 (0.88%) HTTP
4 3 (0.88%) Internet
4 3 (0.88%) Intranet
4 3 (0.88%) MGW
4 3 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.88%) Wireless
5 2 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.59%) Junos
5 2 (0.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.88%) NoSQL
2 33 (9.71%) MongoDB
3 30 (8.82%) MySQL
4 27 (7.94%) MS Access
5 24 (7.06%) Big Data
5 24 (7.06%) Relational Database
6 16 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (3.53%) SQL Server
8 9 (2.65%) Hadoop
8 9 (2.65%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.06%) GIS
10 5 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.88%) Geospatial Data
12 2 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.59%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.59%) BigQuery
12 2 (0.59%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.59%) EDRMS
12 2 (0.59%) HBase
Development Applications
1 61 (17.94%) Jenkins
2 41 (12.06%) Subversion
3 37 (10.88%) Maven
4 27 (7.94%) JUnit
4 27 (7.94%) Oracle Forms
5 26 (7.65%) Git (software)
6 25 (7.35%) JIRA
7 23 (6.76%) Selenium
8 20 (5.88%) Bitbucket
9 19 (5.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (4.41%) EasyMock
11 11 (3.24%) Calabash
12 10 (2.94%) TestNG
13 9 (2.65%) Jasmine
13 9 (2.65%) Protractor
13 9 (2.65%) Visual Studio
14 8 (2.35%) WebDriver
15 7 (2.06%) Appium
15 7 (2.06%) GCC
15 7 (2.06%) Mockito
General
1 59 (17.35%) Finance
2 30 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 28 (8.24%) Banking
4 24 (7.06%) Games
5 8 (2.35%) Electronics
5 8 (2.35%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.76%) Publishing
7 5 (1.47%) Advertising
7 5 (1.47%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.18%) Retail
9 2 (0.59%) Marketing
9 2 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 179 (52.65%) Developer
2 72 (21.18%) Java Developer
3 33 (9.71%) Software Engineer
4 32 (9.41%) PHP Developer
5 28 (8.24%) .NET Developer
6 25 (7.35%) Web Developer
7 21 (6.18%) C# Developer
8 19 (5.59%) Architect
8 19 (5.59%) Lead Developer
8 19 (5.59%) Tester
9 18 (5.29%) Automation Tester
10 17 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 16 (4.71%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (4.71%) Java Engineer
12 15 (4.41%) Applications Support
12 15 (4.41%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.41%) Test Engineer
13 13 (3.82%) Java Software Engineer
13 13 (3.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (43.53%) HTML
2 85 (25.00%) Spring
3 83 (24.41%) HTML5
4 72 (21.18%) .NET
5 66 (19.41%) AngularJS
5 66 (19.41%) CSS
6 56 (16.47%) REST
7 53 (15.59%) React
8 52 (15.29%) Backbone.js
9 51 (15.00%) Web Services
10 38 (11.18%) Ajax
10 38 (11.18%) SOAP
11 37 (10.88%) XML
12 29 (8.53%) J2EE
13 27 (7.94%) Dojo
13 27 (7.94%) Ember.js
13 27 (7.94%) JSP
13 27 (7.94%) WSDL
14 23 (6.76%) Hibernate
15 22 (6.47%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 62 (18.24%) Computer Science
2 46 (13.53%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (4.71%) Wiki
4 15 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.41%) Social Media
5 14 (4.12%) User Experience
6 13 (3.82%) Hedge funds
7 10 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (2.65%) Data Centre
9 7 (2.06%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.06%) NHS
10 6 (1.76%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.76%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (1.76%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.47%) Clustering
11 5 (1.47%) Fintech
11 5 (1.47%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.88%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.88%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.59%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 94 (27.65%) Linux
2 50 (14.71%) Unix
3 33 (9.71%) Android
4 31 (9.12%) Apple iOS
5 18 (5.29%) CentOS
6 16 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (4.12%) Windows
8 7 (2.06%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.47%) Debian
9 5 (1.47%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (1.47%) Solaris
10 2 (0.59%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.29%) Fedora
11 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (61.18%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (35.59%) OO
3 94 (27.65%) SDLC
4 80 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 71 (20.88%) Scrum
6 57 (16.76%) ITIL
7 52 (15.29%) MVC
8 49 (14.41%) Web Development
9 47 (13.82%) OOP
10 44 (12.94%) Microservices
11 41 (12.06%) DevOps
12 38 (11.18%) TDD
13 36 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (10.00%) Mobile Development
15 29 (8.53%) Front End Development
16 28 (8.24%) Android Development
16 28 (8.24%) iOS Development
17 26 (7.65%) Service Delivery
18 22 (6.47%) Automated Testing
19 20 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 192 (56.47%) Java
2 163 (47.94%) JavaScript
3 96 (28.24%) SQL
4 84 (24.71%) PHP
5 77 (22.65%) C#
6 58 (17.06%) Python
7 42 (12.35%) C++
8 28 (8.24%) PowerShell
9 27 (7.94%) Delphi
9 27 (7.94%) Pascal
9 27 (7.94%) VBA
10 26 (7.65%) C
11 17 (5.00%) Perl
12 14 (4.12%) Ruby
13 10 (2.94%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.94%) Groovy
14 8 (2.35%) Embedded C++
15 5 (1.47%) Scala
16 3 (0.88%) Erlang
16 3 (0.88%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 121 (35.59%) Degree
2 52 (15.29%) Security Cleared
3 35 (10.29%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.94%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.76%) PhD
6 3 (0.88%) CCNA
6 3 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.29%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.59%) QA
2 6 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.88%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.59%) PMO
5 1 (0.29%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (4.71%) Docker
2 8 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.47%) Samba
4 4 (1.18%) Firmware
5 3 (0.88%) Ceph
6 2 (0.59%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.59%) HDFS
6 2 (0.59%) NFS
6 2 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.29%) iptables
7 1 (0.29%) KVM
7 1 (0.29%) vSphere
7 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (9.41%) Nagios
2 10 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.65%) Puppet
4 7 (2.06%) Ansible
5 5 (1.47%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.88%) Icinga
7 2 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.59%) Juju
7 2 (0.59%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.29%) Graylog
8 1 (0.29%) HockeyApp
8 1 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (11.76%) Oracle
2 29 (8.53%) IBM
3 18 (5.29%) Red Hat
4 16 (4.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.65%) VMware
6 8 (2.35%) Google
7 7 (2.06%) Apigee
8 6 (1.76%) Intel
8 6 (1.76%) SAP
9 5 (1.47%) Cisco
9 5 (1.47%) ESRI
9 5 (1.47%) Veritas
10 4 (1.18%) F5
11 3 (0.88%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.88%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (0.88%) Juniper
11 3 (0.88%) Zend
12 2 (0.59%) Apple
12 2 (0.59%) OpenText
12 2 (0.59%) Sun
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits superb benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
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Bath, Avon
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Bristol
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + DOE + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
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Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
Itecco
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Bournemouth, Dorset
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Bristol
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000 per annum
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Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Option for working from home
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Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Posted: 11 days ago
Plymouth
greywood
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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