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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 147 116 98
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -18
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 88 116 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.71% 2.09% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 2.48% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 65 75 111
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average 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
4357 4684 4465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 84.54% 84.35% 82.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3540 3405 3227
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,200 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 -24 44 £55,000 +4.76% 7
Maidenhead +5 13 £70,000 - 1
Bracknell - 10 - - 1
Newbury - 4 £50,000 -
Windsor +7 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Slough -1 1 £150,000 +207.69%
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 84 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (37.77%) JavaScript
3 66 (35.11%) Linux
4 65 (34.57%) Java
5 43 (22.87%) Degree
6 42 (22.34%) Python
7 40 (21.28%) SQL Server
8 39 (20.74%) HTML
9 38 (20.21%) CSS
9 38 (20.21%) Windows
10 37 (19.68%) Computer Science
11 35 (18.62%) Scrum
12 34 (18.09%) Relational Database
13 33 (17.55%) VMware
14 32 (17.02%) REST
14 32 (17.02%) Big Data
15 31 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
16 30 (15.96%) Git (software)
16 30 (15.96%) Microsoft
17 29 (15.43%) Web Services
17 29 (15.43%) Amazon AWS
18 28 (14.89%) HTML5
18 28 (14.89%) CSS3
18 28 (14.89%) Perl
18 28 (14.89%) SQL
18 28 (14.89%) Apache
18 28 (14.89%) Firewall
19 26 (13.83%) Oracle
19 26 (13.83%) Ruby
20 25 (13.30%) .NET

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 28 (14.89%) Apache
2 19 (10.11%) Node.js
3 14 (7.45%) Apache Pig
3 14 (7.45%) Apache Spark
4 8 (4.26%) Drupal
5 7 (3.72%) IBM Domino
6 6 (3.19%) CMS
6 6 (3.19%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.66%) JBoss
8 4 (2.13%) OpenStack
8 4 (2.13%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.13%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.13%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.60%) WordPress
10 2 (1.06%) Alfresco
10 2 (1.06%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.06%) Confluence
10 2 (1.06%) Liferay
10 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.13%) MS Office
3 2 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (15.43%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (10.11%) SaaS
3 10 (5.32%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (4.79%) PaaS
5 7 (3.72%) IaaS
6 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.06%) Heroku
7 1 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.89%) Firewall
2 19 (10.11%) LAN
2 19 (10.11%) WAN
3 10 (5.32%) HTTP
4 9 (4.79%) DNS
4 9 (4.79%) Internet
5 8 (4.26%) Network Security
5 8 (4.26%) SAN
6 7 (3.72%) IPv4
6 7 (3.72%) IPv6
6 7 (3.72%) LDAP
6 7 (3.72%) SSL
6 7 (3.72%) TACACS
6 7 (3.72%) VLAN
7 6 (3.19%) BGP
7 6 (3.19%) OSPF
8 4 (2.13%) Intranet
8 4 (2.13%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (2.13%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 34 (18.09%) Relational Database
3 32 (17.02%) Big Data
4 23 (12.23%) RDBMS
5 20 (10.64%) NoSQL
6 17 (9.04%) MySQL
7 15 (7.98%) Hadoop
8 14 (7.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (7.45%) Apache Hive
8 14 (7.45%) HBase
8 14 (7.45%) Redis
9 11 (5.85%) MongoDB
10 9 (4.79%) Data Mining
11 5 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.13%) MS Access
12 4 (2.13%) OLAP
12 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (2.13%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 30 (15.96%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.57%) Subversion
3 14 (7.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (5.85%) Eclipse
5 10 (5.32%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.19%) JIRA
6 6 (3.19%) JUnit
7 5 (2.66%) Selenium
8 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.60%) DbUnit
9 3 (1.60%) jMock
9 3 (1.60%) Mockito
10 2 (1.06%) Ant
10 2 (1.06%) Bazaar
10 2 (1.06%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.06%) JMeter
10 2 (1.06%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.06%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (11.70%) Finance
2 17 (9.04%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.38%) Marketing
4 11 (5.85%) Local Government
5 10 (5.32%) Publishing
6 7 (3.72%) Banking
7 4 (2.13%) Advertising
8 3 (1.60%) Electronics
8 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.60%) Spanish Language
9 2 (1.06%) Retail
10 1 (0.53%) Back Office
10 1 (0.53%) Billing
10 1 (0.53%) Law
10 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 85 (45.21%) Developer
2 28 (14.89%) Senior Developer
3 27 (14.36%) Architect
4 22 (11.70%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (9.57%) Python Developer
6 15 (7.98%) C++ Developer
6 15 (7.98%) Java Developer
7 14 (7.45%) Cloud Architect
7 14 (7.45%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 12 (6.38%) Graduate
8 12 (6.38%) Graduate Developer
9 11 (5.85%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (4.79%) Software Engineer
12 8 (4.26%) Security Engineer
12 8 (4.26%) UI Developer
13 7 (3.72%) C# Developer
13 7 (3.72%) IT Engineer
13 7 (3.72%) IT Security Engineer
13 7 (3.72%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (20.74%) HTML
2 38 (20.21%) CSS
3 32 (17.02%) REST
4 29 (15.43%) Web Services
5 28 (14.89%) CSS3
5 28 (14.89%) HTML5
6 25 (13.30%) .NET
7 23 (12.23%) AngularJS
8 21 (11.17%) Middleware
9 18 (9.57%) jQuery
10 16 (8.51%) XML
11 14 (7.45%) Kafka
11 14 (7.45%) Servlets
12 13 (6.91%) Ext JS
12 13 (6.91%) JSON
13 12 (6.38%) Sass
14 11 (5.85%) ELK Stack
14 11 (5.85%) JSP
15 10 (5.32%) LAMP
16 9 (4.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.68%) Computer Science
2 23 (12.23%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (6.91%) User Experience
4 12 (6.38%) W3C
5 11 (5.85%) Client/Server
5 11 (5.85%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.19%) Data Integration
6 6 (3.19%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.66%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.13%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.13%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.06%) Clustering
9 2 (1.06%) CMDB
9 2 (1.06%) IPTV
9 2 (1.06%) Physics
9 2 (1.06%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.06%) Statistics
10 1 (0.53%) PKI
10 1 (0.53%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 66 (35.11%) Linux
2 38 (20.21%) Windows
3 20 (10.64%) Unix
4 18 (9.57%) CentOS
5 5 (2.66%) Android
5 5 (2.66%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.66%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.06%) Fedora
6 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (18.62%) Scrum
3 23 (12.23%) Data Management
3 23 (12.23%) MVC
4 18 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (9.57%) DevOps
4 18 (9.57%) OO
4 18 (9.57%) Presales
4 18 (9.57%) TDD
5 17 (9.04%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (9.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 17 (9.04%) Requirements Management
6 16 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (8.51%) SOA
7 14 (7.45%) BDD
7 14 (7.45%) Front End Development
7 14 (7.45%) Software Engineering
7 14 (7.45%) Unit Testing
8 13 (6.91%) Quality Management
9 12 (6.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 71 (37.77%) JavaScript
2 65 (34.57%) Java
3 42 (22.34%) Python
4 28 (14.89%) Perl
4 28 (14.89%) SQL
5 26 (13.83%) Ruby
6 24 (12.77%) C#
7 21 (11.17%) C++
8 18 (9.57%) Scala
9 12 (6.38%) C
9 12 (6.38%) PHP
10 9 (4.79%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.72%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.19%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.13%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.13%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.13%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.06%) Bourne shell
14 2 (1.06%) Groovy
14 2 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (22.87%) Degree
2 13 (6.91%) MCSD
2 13 (6.91%) MCSE
2 13 (6.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (6.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.60%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.60%) PMP
4 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) CCIE
5 1 (0.53%) CEPT
5 1 (0.53%) CHFI
5 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.53%) CISM
5 1 (0.53%) CISSP
5 1 (0.53%) GREM
5 1 (0.53%) ISEB
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.53%) FISMA
2 1 (0.53%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (12.23%) Hyper-V
3 16 (8.51%) Active Directory
4 14 (7.45%) HDFS
5 7 (3.72%) NFS
6 6 (3.19%) Varnish
7 4 (2.13%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.06%) Docker
8 2 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.06%) Xen
9 1 (0.53%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.53%) Snort
9 1 (0.53%) vCloud
9 1 (0.53%) vSphere
9 1 (0.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (10.11%) Puppet
2 14 (7.45%) Nagios
3 12 (6.38%) SCCM
4 2 (1.06%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.53%) Cacti
5 1 (0.53%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.53%) Nessus
5 1 (0.53%) Nmap
5 1 (0.53%) OpenView
5 1 (0.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.53%) SCOM
5 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (17.55%) VMware
2 30 (15.96%) Microsoft
3 26 (13.83%) Oracle
4 14 (7.45%) Cisco
5 12 (6.38%) Atlassian
6 11 (5.85%) BT
6 11 (5.85%) Northgate
6 11 (5.85%) Siemens
7 10 (5.32%) Red Hat
8 9 (4.79%) Citrix
9 7 (3.72%) ArcSight
9 7 (3.72%) GFI Software
9 7 (3.72%) Remedy
10 6 (3.19%) Forcepoint
11 4 (2.13%) HP
11 4 (2.13%) Tableau
11 4 (2.13%) Xamarin
12 3 (1.60%) Juniper
12 3 (1.60%) SAP
12 3 (1.60%) Splunk
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