The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 117 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
-35 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 99 157 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.76% 2.86% 3.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.80% 10.20% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 86 143 160
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1708 1539 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.42% 28.08% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 1268 1380
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,600 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Berkshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 56 £40,000 -13.97% 5
Bracknell - 14 £41,000 -
Newbury +3 9 £55,000 +30.95% 3
Windsor -1 5 £45,000 +63.63%
Slough -1 4 £71,250 +65.69% 1
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 103 (47.69%) Linux
2 74 (34.26%) Java
3 64 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 62 (28.70%) Apache
5 59 (27.31%) HTML
6 56 (25.93%) XML
7 54 (25.00%) SQL
8 52 (24.07%) Spring
9 51 (23.61%) PHP
10 47 (21.76%) Perl
11 46 (21.30%) Web Services
12 45 (20.83%) J2EE
13 40 (18.52%) MySQL
13 40 (18.52%) Ruby
13 40 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (18.06%) MVC
15 38 (17.59%) Microsoft
15 38 (17.59%) Internet
16 37 (17.13%) Tomcat
16 37 (17.13%) Subversion
16 37 (17.13%) MongoDB
17 34 (15.74%) Windows
17 34 (15.74%) CSS
17 34 (15.74%) Jenkins
18 33 (15.28%) Python
18 33 (15.28%) TDD
19 32 (14.81%) Scrum
20 31 (14.35%) Scala
20 31 (14.35%) Bash Shell
21 29 (13.43%) Agile Software Development

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 62 (28.70%) Apache
2 37 (17.13%) Tomcat
3 27 (12.50%) Drupal
4 25 (11.57%) Alfresco
5 22 (10.19%) Liferay
6 18 (8.33%) Node.js
7 16 (7.41%) CMS
8 13 (6.02%) nginx
9 11 (5.09%) SharePoint
10 10 (4.63%) Eucalyptus
11 9 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (3.24%) WebLogic
13 6 (2.78%) WebSphere
14 5 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (1.85%) WordPress
16 3 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
17 2 (0.93%) ColdFusion
17 2 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
17 2 (0.93%) Plone
18 1 (0.46%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (2.31%) MS Office
2 4 (1.85%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (5.56%) Magento
2 4 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.39%) Agresso
3 3 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.93%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.19%) GitHub
2 16 (7.41%) SaaS
3 14 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (4.63%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (1.85%) PaaS
8 3 (1.39%) IaaS
9 2 (0.93%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.93%) Office 365
9 2 (0.93%) Heroku
9 2 (0.93%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 38 (17.59%) Internet
2 11 (5.09%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.78%) HTTP
3 6 (2.78%) Firewall
4 5 (2.31%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (2.31%) LDAP
4 5 (2.31%) SMTP
4 5 (2.31%) SNMP
4 5 (2.31%) DNS
5 4 (1.85%) tcpdump
6 3 (1.39%) 4G
6 3 (1.39%) Network Security
7 1 (0.46%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.46%) LAN
7 1 (0.46%) WAN
7 1 (0.46%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.52%) MySQL
2 37 (17.13%) MongoDB
3 25 (11.57%) Big Data
4 23 (10.65%) SQL Server
5 15 (6.94%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.63%) Oracle OLAP
6 10 (4.63%) OLAP
6 10 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (3.70%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.31%) MS Access
9 5 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.93%) Redis
10 2 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.46%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.46%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 37 (17.13%) Subversion
2 34 (15.74%) Jenkins
3 28 (12.96%) Git (software)
4 25 (11.57%) Eclipse
5 23 (10.65%) Gradle
5 23 (10.65%) JIRA
5 23 (10.65%) IntelliJ
6 10 (4.63%) Selenium
7 9 (4.17%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.78%) JUnit
9 5 (2.31%) Maven
9 5 (2.31%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (2.31%) Metasploit
9 5 (2.31%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.85%) Capybara
10 4 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.85%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.93%) Grunt
11 2 (0.93%) PhantomJS
11 2 (0.93%) Sinon.JS
General
1 29 (13.43%) Finance
2 21 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.09%) Banking
4 8 (3.70%) Retail
5 5 (2.31%) Games
6 4 (1.85%) French Language
6 4 (1.85%) Marketing
7 3 (1.39%) Advertising
8 2 (0.93%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 85 (39.35%) Developer
2 35 (16.20%) Administrator
3 32 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
4 30 (13.89%) Linux Administrator
5 27 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 27 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 25 (11.57%) Consultant
7 23 (10.65%) Technical Support
8 18 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 18 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
9 14 (6.48%) PHP Developer
10 13 (6.02%) Web Developer
11 12 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
12 11 (5.09%) Software Engineer
13 10 (4.63%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
13 10 (4.63%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 10 (4.63%) Senior Technical Support
14 9 (4.17%) Architect
15 8 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
15 8 (3.70%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (27.31%) HTML
2 56 (25.93%) XML
3 52 (24.07%) Spring
4 46 (21.30%) Web Services
5 45 (20.83%) J2EE
6 34 (15.74%) CSS
7 29 (13.43%) Struts
8 28 (12.96%) Servlets
9 26 (12.04%) LAMP
10 24 (11.11%) JSR 168
11 23 (10.65%) Velocity
11 23 (10.65%) XSLT
12 22 (10.19%) XHTML
13 20 (9.26%) HTML5
14 19 (8.80%) jQuery
15 18 (8.33%) Ajax
16 17 (7.87%) .NET
16 17 (7.87%) Django
17 15 (6.94%) CSS3
18 14 (6.48%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.65%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (6.48%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.78%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.85%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (1.85%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.39%) Social Network
8 1 (0.46%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.46%) W3C
8 1 (0.46%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 103 (47.69%) Linux
2 34 (15.74%) Windows
3 22 (10.19%) Solaris
3 22 (10.19%) Ubuntu
4 17 (7.87%) UNIX
5 15 (6.94%) Debian
6 13 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (5.09%) Apple iOS
7 11 (5.09%) Android
8 10 (4.63%) Windows 7
9 9 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (3.24%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.31%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.85%) CentOS
13 3 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.46%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (18.06%) MVC
3 33 (15.28%) TDD
4 32 (14.81%) Scrum
5 29 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (12.50%) Analytics
6 27 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (12.04%) Web Application Development
8 25 (11.57%) Pair Programming
9 24 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
9 24 (11.11%) Time Management
10 23 (10.65%) Business Analytics
10 23 (10.65%) Software Engineering
10 23 (10.65%) E-Commerce
11 22 (10.19%) Functional Testing
12 17 (7.87%) Content Management
13 16 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
13 16 (7.41%) OO
14 15 (6.94%) DevOps
15 12 (5.56%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (34.26%) Java
2 64 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 54 (25.00%) SQL
4 51 (23.61%) PHP
5 47 (21.76%) Perl
6 40 (18.52%) Ruby
7 33 (15.28%) Python
8 31 (14.35%) Scala
8 31 (14.35%) Bash Shell
9 23 (10.65%) Groovy
10 7 (3.24%) C#
11 5 (2.31%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.39%) AspectJ
12 3 (1.39%) PHP5
13 2 (0.93%) VB
13 2 (0.93%) Delphi
14 1 (0.46%) C++
14 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (13.43%) Degree
2 11 (5.09%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.70%) ISEB
4 7 (3.24%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.31%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.85%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.93%) OSCP
7 2 (0.93%) OSCE
7 2 (0.93%) CISSP
8 1 (0.46%) GCIA
8 1 (0.46%) GCIH
8 1 (0.46%) MCITP
8 1 (0.46%) EXIN
8 1 (0.46%) CEH
8 1 (0.46%) MCSE
8 1 (0.46%) SSCP
8 1 (0.46%) CCNA
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.19%) SLA
2 11 (5.09%) QA
3 5 (2.31%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.85%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (5.09%) Varnish
2 6 (2.78%) KVM
3 5 (2.31%) Nmap
3 5 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.31%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 16 (7.41%) Nagios
2 15 (6.94%) Puppet
2 15 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.63%) Cacti
3 10 (4.63%) Ganglia
3 10 (4.63%) Opsview
3 10 (4.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (4.63%) OpenView
4 5 (2.31%) Nessus
4 5 (2.31%) Vagrant
5 4 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (17.59%) Microsoft
2 26 (12.04%) Red Hat
3 25 (11.57%) Oracle
4 22 (10.19%) Cisco
4 22 (10.19%) GigaSpaces
5 13 (6.02%) BMC
6 10 (4.63%) Splunk
7 9 (4.17%) Demandware
8 5 (2.31%) Sony
8 5 (2.31%) VMware
8 5 (2.31%) Sourcefire
8 5 (2.31%) Tripwire
8 5 (2.31%) Apple
8 5 (2.31%) ArcSight
9 4 (1.85%) Zend
9 4 (1.85%) Imperva
9 4 (1.85%) Sun
9 4 (1.85%) Sophos
9 4 (1.85%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.85%) SAP
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
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