Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 103 107
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 31 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.14% 1.33% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 1.56% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 10
Southampton median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% - +14.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £45,000 £57,125
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.86% -22.11% +12.43%

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1253 1151 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 86.47% 85.20% 84.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1028 1037
Southampton median annual salary £38,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,225 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,543 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.30% -2.25% +2.41%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 21 (67.74%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (48.39%) SaaS
3 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (41.94%) Computer Science
3 13 (41.94%) Java
4 11 (35.48%) Docker
5 10 (32.26%) Mobile App
5 10 (32.26%) Apple iOS
5 10 (32.26%) REST
5 10 (32.26%) WebDriver
5 10 (32.26%) React Native
5 10 (32.26%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (32.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (32.26%) JUnit
5 10 (32.26%) QA
5 10 (32.26%) Degree
5 10 (32.26%) Selenium
5 10 (32.26%) Manual Testing
5 10 (32.26%) Test Automation
6 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
7 7 (22.58%) TDD
7 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
8 6 (19.35%) Microservices
8 6 (19.35%) DevOps
9 5 (16.13%) Go
9 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (16.13%) Redis
9 5 (16.13%) Neo4j
9 5 (16.13%) Puppet
9 5 (16.13%) MongoDB

Open Source
Co-occurring 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 2 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) IIS
1 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 21 (67.74%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (48.39%) SaaS
3 5 (16.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Firewall
1 5 (16.13%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) InfluxDB
1 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
1 5 (16.13%) Neo4j
1 5 (16.13%) Redis
2 3 (9.68%) Big Data
2 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) JUnit
1 10 (32.26%) Selenium
1 10 (32.26%) WebDriver
2 2 (6.45%) webpack
General
1 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) QA Engineer
1 10 (32.26%) QA Test Engineer
1 10 (32.26%) Test Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Platform Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) QA Automation Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Data Scientist
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Data Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) React Native
1 10 (32.26%) REST
2 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
2 3 (9.68%) LESS
2 3 (9.68%) React
2 3 (9.68%) RESTful
2 3 (9.68%) Velocity
3 2 (6.45%) JSP
3 2 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (6.45%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 1 (3.23%) Ajax
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) CSS3
4 1 (3.23%) D3.js
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
4 1 (3.23%) JSON
4 1 (3.23%) Node.js
4 1 (3.23%) Sass
4 1 (3.23%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Computer Science
2 10 (32.26%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (32.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 2 (6.45%) Internet of Things
3 2 (6.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Apple iOS
2 5 (16.13%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Manual Testing
2 10 (32.26%) Test Automation
3 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
4 7 (22.58%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) DevOps
5 6 (19.35%) Microservices
6 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (16.13%) Load Balancing
6 5 (16.13%) Open Source Development
6 5 (16.13%) SOA
7 4 (12.90%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (12.90%) ERP
7 4 (12.90%) Visualisation
8 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.68%) CRM
8 3 (9.68%) OO
8 3 (9.68%) OOD
8 3 (9.68%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) Go
2 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) Python
4 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) R
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 2 (6.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) QA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Ansible
1 5 (16.13%) Kubernetes
1 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Google