The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 120 118 140
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 98 106 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.20% 2.08% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 2.46% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 82 77 82
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3901 4317 4799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.60% 84.90% 81.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3039 3255 3232
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies 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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -5 56 £50,750 +12.77% 6
Bracknell - 18 £45,000 - 3
Maidenhead -15 4 £50,000 -16.66%
Newbury -14 2 £67,500 +98.52%
Slough +11 1 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 97 (56.07%) Java
2 95 (54.91%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (49.13%) Linux
4 76 (43.93%) JavaScript
5 73 (42.20%) Scrum
6 66 (38.15%) DevOps
7 65 (37.57%) Perl
8 63 (36.42%) Python
9 57 (32.95%) HTML
10 50 (28.90%) Selenium
10 50 (28.90%) Test Automation
11 49 (28.32%) Subversion
12 45 (26.01%) Degree
12 45 (26.01%) Finance
13 43 (24.86%) QA
14 41 (23.70%) SDLC
15 40 (23.12%) .NET
16 39 (22.54%) Amazon AWS
16 39 (22.54%) Bash Shell
17 38 (21.97%) Apache
17 38 (21.97%) JMeter
18 37 (21.39%) Internet
18 37 (21.39%) Windows
19 36 (20.81%) ASP.NET
19 36 (20.81%) Automated Testing
20 35 (20.23%) Performance Testing
20 35 (20.23%) Configuration Management
21 34 (19.65%) Ruby
22 33 (19.08%) TCP/IP
22 33 (19.08%) Functional Testing

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 38 (21.97%) Apache
2 26 (15.03%) nginx
3 23 (13.29%) CMS
4 19 (10.98%) Drupal
5 17 (9.83%) Eucalyptus
6 16 (9.25%) OpenStack
7 12 (6.94%) WebSphere
8 11 (6.36%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (6.36%) JBoss
9 8 (4.62%) IIS
9 8 (4.62%) Tomcat
9 8 (4.62%) WebLogic
10 6 (3.47%) GeoServer
10 6 (3.47%) MQSeries
10 6 (3.47%) Oracle Spatial
11 5 (2.89%) Apache Pig
12 4 (2.31%) CloudStack
13 3 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
14 2 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (2.31%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.31%) MS Office
1 4 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 39 (22.54%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (12.14%) PaaS
3 19 (10.98%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (7.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (7.51%) SaaS
5 11 (6.36%) IaaS
6 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.39%) Internet
2 33 (19.08%) TCP/IP
3 29 (16.76%) Firewall
4 26 (15.03%) DNS
5 12 (6.94%) HTTP
6 11 (6.36%) IPv4
7 6 (3.47%) LDAP
8 4 (2.31%) Skype
9 2 (1.16%) LAN
9 2 (1.16%) NAS
9 2 (1.16%) SAN
9 2 (1.16%) WAN
10 1 (0.58%) VLAN
10 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.76%) Big Data
1 29 (16.76%) MySQL
2 23 (13.29%) Hadoop
3 20 (11.56%) MongoDB
4 13 (7.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (7.51%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (6.94%) Redis
5 12 (6.94%) SQL Server
6 10 (5.78%) Riak
7 8 (4.62%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.62%) RDBMS
7 8 (4.62%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.47%) GIS
9 5 (2.89%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.31%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.73%) Pentaho
12 2 (1.16%) DB2
12 2 (1.16%) HBase
13 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 50 (28.90%) Selenium
2 49 (28.32%) Subversion
3 38 (21.97%) JMeter
4 30 (17.34%) Git (software)
5 28 (16.18%) Gatling
5 28 (16.18%) LoadRunner
5 28 (16.18%) Visual Studio
6 23 (13.29%) TestNG
7 20 (11.56%) JIRA
8 13 (7.51%) Bugzilla
8 13 (7.51%) Trac
9 12 (6.94%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.73%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.58%) Bower
11 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.58%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.58%) Grunt
11 1 (0.58%) Moq
11 1 (0.58%) NUnit
General
1 45 (26.01%) Finance
2 8 (4.62%) Banking
3 5 (2.89%) Marketing
4 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.16%) French Language
5 2 (1.16%) German Language
6 1 (0.58%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.58%) Military
6 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (28.90%) Developer
2 33 (19.08%) Tester
3 31 (17.92%) Senior Tester
4 29 (16.76%) Selenium Tester
5 27 (15.61%) Automation Tester
5 27 (15.61%) DevOps Engineer
6 25 (14.45%) Senior Automation Tester
7 23 (13.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 21 (12.14%) Java Automation Tester
9 19 (10.98%) Linux Engineer
10 17 (9.83%) Cloud Engineer
11 16 (9.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 16 (9.25%) Systems Engineer
12 15 (8.67%) Senior DevOps
13 14 (8.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 14 (8.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 13 (7.51%) AWS DevOps
14 13 (7.51%) AWS Engineer
14 13 (7.51%) DevOps Systems Engineer
14 13 (7.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (32.95%) HTML
2 40 (23.12%) .NET
3 36 (20.81%) ASP.NET
4 30 (17.34%) Web Services
5 26 (15.03%) Ajax
5 26 (15.03%) AngularJS
6 24 (13.87%) LAMP
7 17 (9.83%) LEMP Stack
7 17 (9.83%) Sensu
8 15 (8.67%) Node.js
9 12 (6.94%) Kafka
9 12 (6.94%) Middleware
9 12 (6.94%) REST
10 11 (6.36%) XML
11 10 (5.78%) JSON
11 10 (5.78%) WebSockets
11 10 (5.78%) WebSphere MQ
12 9 (5.20%) CSS
12 9 (5.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (3.47%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.25%) Computer Science
1 16 (9.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (7.51%) Enterprise Cloud
3 9 (5.20%) PKI
4 5 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.31%) iPad
6 3 (1.73%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.73%) Wiki
7 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.58%) DataPower
8 1 (0.58%) Fintech
8 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.58%) NHS
8 1 (0.58%) Replication
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 85 (49.13%) Linux
2 37 (21.39%) Windows
3 23 (13.29%) Unix
4 19 (10.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.20%) CentOS
5 9 (5.20%) Ubuntu
6 6 (3.47%) Debian
6 6 (3.47%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.16%) SUSE
8 1 (0.58%) Android
8 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (54.91%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (42.20%) Scrum
3 66 (38.15%) DevOps
4 50 (28.90%) Test Automation
5 41 (23.70%) SDLC
6 36 (20.81%) Automated Testing
7 35 (20.23%) Configuration Management
7 35 (20.23%) Performance Testing
8 33 (19.08%) Functional Testing
8 33 (19.08%) Non-Functional Testing
9 32 (18.50%) Defect Management
9 32 (18.50%) Workflow
9 32 (18.50%) Workflow Management
10 31 (17.92%) Test Scripting
11 30 (17.34%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (15.03%) TDD
13 25 (14.45%) Kanban
14 24 (13.87%) BDD
14 24 (13.87%) CRM
15 23 (13.29%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (56.07%) Java
2 76 (43.93%) JavaScript
3 65 (37.57%) Perl
4 63 (36.42%) Python
5 39 (22.54%) Bash Shell
6 34 (19.65%) Ruby
7 29 (16.76%) VB
8 26 (15.03%) SQL
9 22 (12.72%) VBScript
10 21 (12.14%) PHP
11 20 (11.56%) C
11 20 (11.56%) C++
12 12 (6.94%) Shell Script
13 9 (5.20%) C#
14 6 (3.47%) Tcl
15 3 (1.73%) Jython
15 3 (1.73%) Scala
16 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (26.01%) Degree
2 27 (15.61%) ISEB
3 26 (15.03%) Security Cleared
4 23 (13.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (10.98%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.05%) GCIA
6 7 (4.05%) GCIH
6 7 (4.05%) SSCP
7 2 (1.16%) CISM
7 2 (1.16%) CISSP
7 2 (1.16%) MCSD
7 2 (1.16%) MCSE
7 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (24.86%) QA
2 7 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (18.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (9.83%) GlusterFS
2 17 (9.83%) Varnish
3 15 (8.67%) VMware ESX
4 12 (6.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 12 (6.94%) HDFS
5 11 (6.36%) Docker
5 11 (6.36%) KVM
5 11 (6.36%) VirtualBox
6 6 (3.47%) GeoWebCache
7 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.58%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (10.98%) yum
2 17 (9.83%) Cacti
2 17 (9.83%) Ganglia
2 17 (9.83%) Nagios
2 17 (9.83%) OpenView
2 17 (9.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (9.83%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (9.83%) Puppet
3 13 (7.51%) Hadoop YARN
4 10 (5.78%) Ambari
5 9 (5.20%) Kibana
Vendors
1 32 (18.50%) VMware
2 19 (10.98%) Splunk
3 17 (9.83%) BMC
3 17 (9.83%) Oracle
4 14 (8.09%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.05%) IBM
6 5 (2.89%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.73%) Talend
9 2 (1.16%) BEA
9 2 (1.16%) EMC
10 1 (0.58%) Cisco
10 1 (0.58%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.58%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.58%) Google
10 1 (0.58%) Marketo
10 1 (0.58%) NetApp
10 1 (0.58%) Rackspace
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £33,000 per annum + Excellent Bens and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London, Manchester, Leeds, Reading, Bristol
Network Compucare
Salary: £70,000 - £110,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Network Compucare
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £37,000 per annum plus £15-19,000 OTE UNCAPPED PLUS BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago