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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 129 126 125
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 86 99 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.93% 1.98% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.34% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 78 71 86
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,150 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,658 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +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
3925 4239 4517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.10% 84.92% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3105 3129 3097
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 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 July 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 July 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 -13 46 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Bracknell - 19 £45,000 - 1
Maidenhead -12 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Slough +11 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Newbury -1 2 £67,500 +145.45%
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 89 (52.66%) Java
2 87 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (47.93%) Linux
4 74 (43.79%) JavaScript
5 61 (36.09%) Python
6 60 (35.50%) Scrum
7 53 (31.36%) DevOps
8 51 (30.18%) HTML
9 50 (29.59%) Perl
10 44 (26.04%) Degree
11 42 (24.85%) Subversion
12 40 (23.67%) Finance
13 39 (23.08%) Test Automation
14 38 (22.49%) Selenium
15 37 (21.89%) Apache
16 35 (20.71%) QA
16 35 (20.71%) Automated Testing
16 35 (20.71%) Ruby
17 34 (20.12%) Amazon AWS
18 33 (19.53%) Bash Shell
18 33 (19.53%) SDLC
18 33 (19.53%) Windows
19 32 (18.93%) Git (software)
20 31 (18.34%) Security Cleared
21 30 (17.75%) .NET
21 30 (17.75%) Big Data
22 29 (17.16%) VMware
23 28 (16.57%) JMeter
23 28 (16.57%) Internet
23 28 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure

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 37 (21.89%) Apache
2 22 (13.02%) nginx
3 17 (10.06%) CMS
4 16 (9.47%) OpenStack
5 14 (8.28%) Drupal
5 14 (8.28%) Eucalyptus
6 11 (6.51%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (6.51%) WebSphere
7 10 (5.92%) Tomcat
8 8 (4.73%) GeoServer
8 8 (4.73%) JBoss
8 8 (4.73%) Oracle Spatial
9 7 (4.14%) IIS
9 7 (4.14%) WebLogic
10 6 (3.55%) MQSeries
11 5 (2.96%) Apache Pig
11 5 (2.96%) CloudStack
12 3 (1.78%) Apache Spark
13 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (2.37%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.37%) MS Office
1 4 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 34 (20.12%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (12.43%) PaaS
3 15 (8.88%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (8.88%) SaaS
4 13 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (6.51%) IaaS
6 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.57%) Internet
2 26 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 24 (14.20%) Firewall
4 20 (11.83%) DNS
5 11 (6.51%) HTTP
5 11 (6.51%) IPv4
6 7 (4.14%) LDAP
7 4 (2.37%) Skype
8 3 (1.78%) LAN
8 3 (1.78%) SAN
8 3 (1.78%) WAN
9 2 (1.18%) NAS
9 2 (1.18%) VLAN
10 1 (0.59%) IPv6
10 1 (0.59%) Network Security
10 1 (0.59%) SSL
10 1 (0.59%) TACACS
10 1 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.75%) Big Data
2 25 (14.79%) MySQL
3 22 (13.02%) Hadoop
4 19 (11.24%) MongoDB
5 14 (8.28%) SQL Server
6 13 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (7.69%) Redis
7 12 (7.10%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (5.92%) RDBMS
8 10 (5.92%) Relational Database
8 10 (5.92%) Riak
9 9 (5.33%) NoSQL
10 8 (4.73%) GIS
11 5 (2.96%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.78%) HBase
13 2 (1.18%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.59%) Apache Accumulo
14 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
14 1 (0.59%) OrientDB
14 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 42 (24.85%) Subversion
2 38 (22.49%) Selenium
3 32 (18.93%) Git (software)
4 28 (16.57%) JMeter
5 21 (12.43%) Gatling
5 21 (12.43%) LoadRunner
5 21 (12.43%) Visual Studio
6 18 (10.65%) JIRA
6 18 (10.65%) TestNG
7 14 (8.28%) Bugzilla
7 14 (8.28%) Trac
8 11 (6.51%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.37%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.59%) Bower
11 1 (0.59%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.59%) Grunt
11 1 (0.59%) gulp
11 1 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.59%) webpack
General
1 40 (23.67%) Finance
2 10 (5.92%) Banking
3 8 (4.73%) Marketing
4 5 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.37%) Local Government
6 2 (1.18%) French Language
6 2 (1.18%) German Language
6 2 (1.18%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.59%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.59%) Law
7 1 (0.59%) Military
7 1 (0.59%) Publishing
7 1 (0.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (34.91%) Developer
2 23 (13.61%) Tester
3 22 (13.02%) Senior Tester
4 21 (12.43%) Selenium Tester
5 20 (11.83%) DevOps Engineer
6 19 (11.24%) Automation Tester
7 18 (10.65%) Senior Automation Tester
8 17 (10.06%) Java Automation Tester
8 17 (10.06%) Python Developer
8 17 (10.06%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 16 (9.47%) C++ Developer
10 14 (8.28%) Cloud Engineer
11 13 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
12 12 (7.10%) Senior DevOps
13 11 (6.51%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 11 (6.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 11 (6.51%) Systems Engineer
14 10 (5.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 9 (5.33%) AWS DevOps
15 9 (5.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (30.18%) HTML
2 30 (17.75%) .NET
3 27 (15.98%) Web Services
4 26 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 25 (14.79%) ASP.NET
6 21 (12.43%) LAMP
7 19 (11.24%) Ajax
8 17 (10.06%) Node.js
8 17 (10.06%) XML
9 14 (8.28%) LEMP Stack
9 14 (8.28%) Sensu
10 13 (7.69%) JSON
10 13 (7.69%) Kafka
10 13 (7.69%) Middleware
10 13 (7.69%) REST
11 12 (7.10%) CSS
12 10 (5.92%) WebSphere MQ
13 9 (5.33%) jQuery
14 8 (4.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (4.73%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.83%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (5.33%) Enterprise Cloud
3 9 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.73%) PKI
5 5 (2.96%) iPad
6 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.37%) User Experience
6 4 (2.37%) W3C
7 2 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.18%) Wiki
8 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.59%) DataPower
8 1 (0.59%) NHS
8 1 (0.59%) Replication
8 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 81 (47.93%) Linux
2 33 (19.53%) Windows
3 20 (11.83%) Unix
4 16 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.14%) CentOS
6 6 (3.55%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.96%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.37%) Debian
9 2 (1.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (35.50%) Scrum
3 53 (31.36%) DevOps
4 39 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 35 (20.71%) Automated Testing
6 33 (19.53%) SDLC
7 27 (15.98%) Configuration Management
8 25 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (14.79%) Performance Testing
9 24 (14.20%) Cybersecurity
9 24 (14.20%) SOA
10 23 (13.61%) Functional Testing
10 23 (13.61%) Non-Functional Testing
10 23 (13.61%) Workflow
11 22 (13.02%) Defect Management
11 22 (13.02%) TDD
11 22 (13.02%) Test Scripting
11 22 (13.02%) Workflow Management
12 20 (11.83%) Mentoring
13 18 (10.65%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 89 (52.66%) Java
2 74 (43.79%) JavaScript
3 61 (36.09%) Python
4 50 (29.59%) Perl
5 35 (20.71%) Ruby
6 33 (19.53%) Bash Shell
7 25 (14.79%) SQL
8 22 (13.02%) C++
8 22 (13.02%) VB
9 18 (10.65%) VBScript
10 17 (10.06%) PHP
11 15 (8.88%) C
12 14 (8.28%) Shell Script
13 9 (5.33%) C#
14 7 (4.14%) Scala
15 6 (3.55%) Tcl
16 1 (0.59%) Jython
16 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (26.04%) Degree
2 31 (18.34%) Security Cleared
3 21 (12.43%) ISEB
4 18 (10.65%) SC Cleared
5 17 (10.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (4.14%) GCIA
6 7 (4.14%) GCIH
6 7 (4.14%) SSCP
7 3 (1.78%) MCSD
7 3 (1.78%) MCSE
7 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (20.71%) QA
2 7 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.28%) GlusterFS
2 14 (8.28%) Varnish
3 13 (7.69%) HDFS
4 12 (7.10%) VMware ESX
5 10 (5.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (5.92%) Docker
5 10 (5.92%) KVM
5 10 (5.92%) VirtualBox
6 8 (4.73%) GeoWebCache
7 4 (2.37%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.59%) NFS
8 1 (0.59%) Squid
8 1 (0.59%) vCloud
8 1 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 14 (8.28%) Cacti
1 14 (8.28%) Ganglia
1 14 (8.28%) Nagios
1 14 (8.28%) OpenView
1 14 (8.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 14 (8.28%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (8.28%) Puppet
1 14 (8.28%) yum
2 12 (7.10%) Hadoop YARN
3 10 (5.92%) Ambari
4 8 (4.73%) Kibana
5 1 (0.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (17.16%) VMware
2 21 (12.43%) Oracle
3 14 (8.28%) BMC
3 14 (8.28%) Splunk
4 11 (6.51%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.55%) IBM
6 5 (2.96%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.37%) Northgate
7 4 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.18%) EMC
9 1 (0.59%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.59%) BEA
9 1 (0.59%) Cisco
9 1 (0.59%) Citrix
9 1 (0.59%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.59%) GFI Software
9 1 (0.59%) Google
9 1 (0.59%) Marketo
9 1 (0.59%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.59%) Talend
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