Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 78 82
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4 -17
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 14 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.44% 1.02% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 1.16% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 3
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -40.91% +57.14%
10th Percentile £38,250 £22,500 £43,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £42,750 £70,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +17.65%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 504 862 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 87.80% 88.23% 86.79%
Number of salaries quoted 473 749 658
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Suffolk

Open Source
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Suffolk

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Suffolk over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Suffolk

Open Source
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Ipswich +6 6 £47,500 +26.67%
Bury St Edmunds - 5 £51,000 -
Woodbridge - 2 £43,750 -
Open Source
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) CRM
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (35.71%) Project Planning
4 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) MCITP
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) ERP
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 3 (21.43%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) Line Management

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (7.14%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) JasperReports
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Consultant
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) CRM Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Symfony Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 4 (28.57%) Spring
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) FreeMarker
2 1 (7.14%) Laravel
2 1 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Native
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (7.14%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Project Planning
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) ERP
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Line Management
4 3 (21.43%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) Groovy
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
1 4 (28.57%) MCITP
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint