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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 103 148 88
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -60
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 128 78 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.17% 1.47% 2.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.55% 5.06% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 118 59 140
Average salary £50,000 £45,600 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.64% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £28,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1696 1540 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.80% 29.07% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1171 1137 1338
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 51 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Slough +21 36 £65,000 +42.54% 3
Maidenhead -9 12 £40,000 +19.40% 2
Bracknell - 11 £32,250 - 3
Newbury -4 5 £53,750 +51.40%
Wokingham - 4 £100,000 -
Windsor - 2 £31,250 -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 114 (41.45%) Linux
2 93 (33.82%) Apache
3 90 (32.73%) XML
4 89 (32.36%) Java
5 81 (29.45%) PHP
6 74 (26.91%) JavaScript
7 67 (24.36%) MySQL
7 67 (24.36%) Spring
8 60 (21.82%) Git (software)
9 59 (21.45%) Continuous Integration
9 59 (21.45%) HTML
10 54 (19.64%) Perl
10 54 (19.64%) Python
11 53 (19.27%) J2EE
12 52 (18.91%) Ruby
13 50 (18.18%) SQL
13 50 (18.18%) MongoDB
14 49 (17.82%) Jenkins
14 49 (17.82%) Drupal
14 49 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
15 48 (17.45%) Web Services
15 48 (17.45%) Bash Shell
16 47 (17.09%) ITIL
16 47 (17.09%) Subversion
17 45 (16.36%) TDD
18 43 (15.64%) Degree
19 41 (14.91%) MVC
19 41 (14.91%) LAMP
20 40 (14.55%) Web Application Development
20 40 (14.55%) Opscode Chef

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 93 (33.82%) Apache
2 49 (17.82%) Drupal
3 35 (12.73%) Tomcat
4 30 (10.91%) CMS
5 28 (10.18%) Alfresco
6 25 (9.09%) Liferay
7 15 (5.45%) Eucalyptus
7 15 (5.45%) nginx
8 12 (4.36%) Apache Solr
8 12 (4.36%) Node.js
9 8 (2.91%) Lync
10 5 (1.82%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.82%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.45%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.45%) WordPress
11 4 (1.45%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.09%) FileNet
12 3 (1.09%) MQSeries
12 3 (1.09%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (2.18%) Photoshop
1 6 (2.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (4.36%) Magento
2 4 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.55%) GitHub
2 24 (8.73%) SaaS
3 15 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (4.36%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (3.27%) PaaS
6 8 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.36%) Internet
2 29 (10.55%) DNS
3 26 (9.45%) SMTP
4 24 (8.73%) HTTP
5 19 (6.91%) TCP/IP
6 17 (6.18%) Firewall
7 16 (5.82%) SNMP
8 13 (4.73%) TELNET
9 9 (3.27%) SSL
10 8 (2.91%) DHCP
10 8 (2.91%) VoIP
10 8 (2.91%) SAN
10 8 (2.91%) MPLS
10 8 (2.91%) SSH
10 8 (2.91%) Unified Communications
11 7 (2.55%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (2.18%) Asterisk PBX
12 6 (2.18%) PBX
12 6 (2.18%) VPN
13 5 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (24.36%) MySQL
2 50 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 24 (8.73%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (6.91%) NoSQL
4 19 (6.91%) Big Data
5 16 (5.82%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.36%) RDBMS
7 11 (4.00%) Pentaho
8 10 (3.64%) SQL Server
9 5 (1.82%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.09%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (1.09%) OLAP
10 3 (1.09%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.09%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.36%) HBase
12 1 (0.36%) Redis
12 1 (0.36%) Riak
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 60 (21.82%) Git (software)
2 49 (17.82%) Jenkins
3 47 (17.09%) Subversion
4 30 (10.91%) Eclipse
5 28 (10.18%) IntelliJ
6 27 (9.82%) JIRA
7 25 (9.09%) Gradle
8 23 (8.36%) Bitbucket
9 16 (5.82%) Selenium
10 13 (4.73%) JUnit
11 6 (2.18%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.82%) Maven
13 4 (1.45%) Visual Studio
13 4 (1.45%) TestNG
13 4 (1.45%) Capybara
13 4 (1.45%) Cucumber
14 3 (1.09%) JProfiler
14 3 (1.09%) Metasploit
14 3 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
15 2 (0.73%) PHPUnit
General
1 32 (11.64%) Finance
2 7 (2.55%) Games
2 7 (2.55%) Marketing
3 6 (2.18%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.09%) Banking
5 1 (0.36%) Retail
5 1 (0.36%) Electronics
5 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 116 (42.18%) Developer
2 42 (15.27%) Administrator
3 39 (14.18%) Systems Administrator
3 39 (14.18%) Linux Administrator
4 38 (13.82%) Java Developer
5 36 (13.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 29 (10.55%) Senior Developer
7 16 (5.82%) Consultant
8 14 (5.09%) Author
8 14 (5.09%) Technical Author
8 14 (5.09%) Architect
8 14 (5.09%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (5.09%) PHP Developer
8 14 (5.09%) Senior Technical Author
9 13 (4.73%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (4.36%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 12 (4.36%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
11 11 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
12 10 (3.64%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (32.73%) XML
2 67 (24.36%) Spring
3 59 (21.45%) HTML
4 53 (19.27%) J2EE
5 48 (17.45%) Web Services
6 41 (14.91%) LAMP
7 32 (11.64%) Velocity
8 31 (11.27%) Servlets
9 30 (10.91%) XHTML
9 30 (10.91%) JSR 168
9 30 (10.91%) REST
10 29 (10.55%) Struts
10 29 (10.55%) CSS
11 26 (9.45%) XSLT
11 26 (9.45%) jQuery
12 21 (7.64%) Ruby on Rails
13 17 (6.18%) SOAP
13 17 (6.18%) .NET
13 17 (6.18%) RESTful
13 17 (6.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 14 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.27%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.55%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.18%) iPad
6 6 (2.18%) iPhone
7 4 (1.45%) Blog
7 4 (1.45%) BBC
8 3 (1.09%) Clustering
8 3 (1.09%) Firmware
9 2 (0.73%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.73%) Social Network
10 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.36%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.36%) Social Media
10 1 (0.36%) PKI
10 1 (0.36%) PDA
10 1 (0.36%) Derivative
10 1 (0.36%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 114 (41.45%) Linux
2 30 (10.91%) Windows
3 26 (9.45%) Solaris
4 23 (8.36%) UNIX
5 18 (6.55%) Android
6 14 (5.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (5.09%) Ubuntu
7 13 (4.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.73%) Windows 7
8 12 (4.36%) Apple iOS
9 10 (3.64%) CentOS
10 9 (3.27%) Debian
11 7 (2.55%) Mac OS X
11 7 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (2.18%) Windows Phone
12 6 (2.18%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (21.45%) Continuous Integration
2 49 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (17.09%) ITIL
4 45 (16.36%) TDD
5 41 (14.91%) MVC
6 40 (14.55%) Web Application Development
7 35 (12.73%) Scrum
8 34 (12.36%) Software Engineering
9 32 (11.64%) E-Commerce
10 30 (10.91%) Extreme Programming
10 30 (10.91%) Pair Programming
11 28 (10.18%) Time Management
12 25 (9.09%) Product Management
12 25 (9.09%) Functional Testing
13 23 (8.36%) Performance Analysis
13 23 (8.36%) Identity Management
14 22 (8.00%) Content Management
15 20 (7.27%) Quality Management
15 20 (7.27%) Multithreading
16 17 (6.18%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (32.36%) Java
2 81 (29.45%) PHP
3 74 (26.91%) JavaScript
4 54 (19.64%) Perl
4 54 (19.64%) Python
5 52 (18.91%) Ruby
6 50 (18.18%) SQL
7 48 (17.45%) Bash Shell
8 35 (12.73%) Scala
9 28 (10.18%) Groovy
10 20 (7.27%) C++
11 8 (2.91%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.55%) C#
13 5 (1.82%) PHP5
13 5 (1.82%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.45%) F#
14 4 (1.45%) OCaml
14 4 (1.45%) Clojure
14 4 (1.45%) Haskell
14 4 (1.45%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 43 (15.64%) Degree
2 23 (8.36%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (2.18%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.82%) MCITP
4 5 (1.82%) MCSE
5 4 (1.45%) MCP
5 4 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.09%) ISEB
6 3 (1.09%) CCNP
7 2 (0.73%) CCIP
7 2 (0.73%) CCNA
7 2 (0.73%) CCIE
7 2 (0.73%) CISSP
7 2 (0.73%) OSCP
7 2 (0.73%) OSCE
7 2 (0.73%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.36%) OSWP
8 1 (0.36%) EXIN
8 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.36%) QA
2 7 (2.55%) SLA
3 4 (1.45%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.73%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.73%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (9.09%) KVM
2 15 (5.45%) Varnish
3 6 (2.18%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.18%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (1.09%) Sendmail
4 3 (1.09%) Nmap
5 2 (0.73%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (0.73%) Snort
6 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (8.36%) Vagrant
3 20 (7.27%) Puppet
4 18 (6.55%) Nagios
5 15 (5.45%) OpenView
5 15 (5.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 15 (5.45%) Cacti
5 15 (5.45%) Ganglia
6 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (1.09%) Nessus
7 2 (0.73%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.36%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 29 (10.55%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.45%) Oracle
3 25 (9.09%) GigaSpaces
4 24 (8.73%) Red Hat
5 19 (6.91%) Cisco
6 15 (5.45%) BMC
6 15 (5.45%) Splunk
7 8 (2.91%) Demandware
8 7 (2.55%) ArcSight
8 7 (2.55%) Apple
8 7 (2.55%) Sony
8 7 (2.55%) Tripwire
8 7 (2.55%) Sourcefire
9 6 (2.18%) Sun
10 5 (1.82%) Zend
10 5 (1.82%) JBoss
11 4 (1.45%) Twitter
11 4 (1.45%) SAP
11 4 (1.45%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.45%) Symantec
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus = Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £35,000 per annum Plus Corp Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Soloman Technology
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum XX% Bonus + Pension + Allowances
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bracknell
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago