The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 62 81 78
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 12 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.93% 1.01% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 1.26% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 14
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +26.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £19,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £66,000
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 Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 551 637 810
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 88.44% 80.74% 85.62%
Number of salaries quoted 506 605 624
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -1.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Open Source
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Southampton

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Southampton over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Southampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
1 12 (70.59%) Python
2 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Ruby
5 8 (47.06%) Web Development
6 7 (41.18%) Perl
7 6 (35.29%) Java
7 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
7 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
8 5 (29.41%) TDD
8 5 (29.41%) jQuery
8 5 (29.41%) C#
8 5 (29.41%) C++
8 5 (29.41%) PHP
9 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
9 4 (23.53%) Unix
9 4 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (17.65%) Subversion
10 3 (17.65%) Scrum
10 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (17.65%) Kanban
10 3 (17.65%) Django
10 3 (17.65%) Android
10 3 (17.65%) SOAP
10 3 (17.65%) XML
10 3 (17.65%) Project Management
10 3 (17.65%) Jenkins

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Python Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Ruby Developer
3 5 (29.41%) PHP Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Software Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Perl Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Django Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Linux Developer
5 3 (17.65%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Python Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Python/Django Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Junior
6 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Junior PHP Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) jQuery
3 4 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (17.65%) Django
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
4 3 (17.65%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) Symfony
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) Electron Framework
6 1 (5.88%) Java EE
6 1 (5.88%) Middleware
6 1 (5.88%) React
6 1 (5.88%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) Android
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Web Development
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Android Development
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Kanban
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
5 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
5 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 2 (11.76%) Prototyping
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
1 12 (70.59%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) Ruby
3 7 (41.18%) Perl
4 6 (35.29%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) C++
5 5 (29.41%) PHP
6 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
7 2 (11.76%) C
7 2 (11.76%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
1 1 (5.88%) VMware
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