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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 124 123 102
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 95 91 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.88% 1.66% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.16% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 61 82 120
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
4146 4218 3996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.90% 76.94% 74.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3045 2912 3142
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £73,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +18 71 £45,000 +18.42% 9
Newbury +3 9 £27,500 -50.00% 3
Maidenhead - 9 £55,000 -
Windsor -3 3 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Slough -11 2 - - 4
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 92 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (41.90%) Linux
3 83 (39.52%) Java
4 55 (26.19%) Software Engineering
5 50 (23.81%) Computer Science
6 48 (22.86%) SQL
7 47 (22.38%) Degree
8 45 (21.43%) SaaS
8 45 (21.43%) Python
9 44 (20.95%) JavaScript
10 42 (20.00%) SOA
10 42 (20.00%) Internet
11 40 (19.05%) HTML
12 39 (18.57%) WebLogic
13 38 (18.10%) DevOps
13 38 (18.10%) WebSphere
14 37 (17.62%) Perl
15 36 (17.14%) Oracle
15 36 (17.14%) XML
15 36 (17.14%) Microsoft
16 35 (16.67%) Apache
17 34 (16.19%) CSS
18 33 (15.71%) PHP
19 32 (15.24%) Web Services
20 31 (14.76%) JBoss
21 30 (14.29%) MVC
21 30 (14.29%) JUnit
21 30 (14.29%) Ruby
21 30 (14.29%) jQuery
22 29 (13.81%) PaaS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 39 (18.57%) WebLogic
2 38 (18.10%) WebSphere
3 35 (16.67%) Apache
4 31 (14.76%) JBoss
5 18 (8.57%) OpenStack
6 17 (8.10%) Apache Pig
7 15 (7.14%) Apache Spark
8 14 (6.67%) Node.js
9 11 (5.24%) Eucalyptus
10 9 (4.29%) CMS
11 6 (2.86%) Tomcat
11 6 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (2.86%) GlassFish
12 3 (1.43%) SAS
12 3 (1.43%) nginx
13 2 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.95%) Drupal
13 2 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (3.81%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.43%) Magento
5 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 45 (21.43%) SaaS
2 29 (13.81%) PaaS
3 16 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.29%) Amazon EMR
4 9 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.86%) GitHub
6 2 (0.95%) IaaS
6 2 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.95%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 42 (20.00%) Internet
2 28 (13.33%) Firewall
3 9 (4.29%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.81%) LDAP
4 8 (3.81%) Broadband
4 8 (3.81%) Software-Defined Networking
5 6 (2.86%) DNS
6 5 (2.38%) OSPF
6 5 (2.38%) BGP
7 4 (1.90%) Network Security
8 3 (1.43%) RTP
8 3 (1.43%) SS7
8 3 (1.43%) MPLS
8 3 (1.43%) VLAN
8 3 (1.43%) SSL
8 3 (1.43%) FTP
8 3 (1.43%) HTTP
8 3 (1.43%) SMTP
9 2 (0.95%) VoIP
9 2 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.38%) MySQL
2 25 (11.90%) Big Data
3 24 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 23 (10.95%) Hadoop
5 22 (10.48%) NoSQL
6 19 (9.05%) Oracle Database
7 17 (8.10%) Apache Hive
8 14 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (6.67%) SQL Server
8 14 (6.67%) RDBMS
9 11 (5.24%) HBase
9 11 (5.24%) Redis
10 10 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (4.29%) Couchbase
12 8 (3.81%) Sqoop
12 8 (3.81%) MongoDB
13 7 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (2.86%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 30 (14.29%) JUnit
2 25 (11.90%) Git (software)
3 24 (11.43%) Selenium
3 24 (11.43%) Ant
4 20 (9.52%) JIRA
5 12 (5.71%) Maven
6 10 (4.76%) Eclipse
7 9 (4.29%) Subversion
8 5 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (2.38%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.90%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.90%) CruiseControl
10 3 (1.43%) NUnit
10 3 (1.43%) Moq
11 2 (0.95%) MSI
11 2 (0.95%) Metasploit
12 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.48%) JBehave
12 1 (0.48%) TestComplete
12 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 21 (10.00%) Marketing
2 15 (7.14%) Finance
3 5 (2.38%) Games
4 4 (1.90%) French Language
5 3 (1.43%) Banking
6 2 (0.95%) Law
6 2 (0.95%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 59 (28.10%) Developer
2 40 (19.05%) Software Engineer
3 34 (16.19%) Java Developer
4 31 (14.76%) Java Software Engineer
5 28 (13.33%) Administrator
6 22 (10.48%) Systems Administrator
6 22 (10.48%) Architect
6 22 (10.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 22 (10.48%) Linux Administrator
7 20 (9.52%) DBA
8 13 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (6.19%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (5.71%) Senior DBA
10 11 (5.24%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (4.76%) Principal Architect
11 10 (4.76%) Principal Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.76%) Marketing Manager
11 10 (4.76%) Senior Manager
12 8 (3.81%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (19.05%) HTML
2 36 (17.14%) XML
3 34 (16.19%) CSS
4 32 (15.24%) Web Services
5 30 (14.29%) jQuery
6 28 (13.33%) Spring
7 27 (12.86%) Middleware
8 26 (12.38%) HTML5
9 24 (11.43%) AngularJS
10 23 (10.95%) JSON
11 21 (10.00%) CSS3
12 20 (9.52%) PhoneGap
13 19 (9.05%) Oracle Fusion
13 19 (9.05%) .NET
14 18 (8.57%) J2EE
14 18 (8.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 16 (7.62%) Hibernate
16 13 (6.19%) LAMP
16 13 (6.19%) Kafka
17 11 (5.24%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 22 (10.48%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (9.05%) Public Cloud
4 15 (7.14%) Data Centre
5 13 (6.19%) User Experience
6 12 (5.71%) Clustering
7 6 (2.86%) Oracle Exalogic
7 6 (2.86%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (1.90%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.43%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.43%) Social Media
11 2 (0.95%) IVR
11 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
12 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.48%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.48%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 88 (41.90%) Linux
2 22 (10.48%) Windows
3 12 (5.71%) CentOS
4 6 (2.86%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.90%) Android
6 4 (1.90%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.43%) UNIX
7 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.95%) Debian
8 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (26.19%) Software Engineering
3 42 (20.00%) SOA
4 38 (18.10%) DevOps
5 30 (14.29%) MVC
6 25 (11.90%) Web Development
7 24 (11.43%) OOP
7 24 (11.43%) Mobile Development
8 21 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 21 (10.00%) Time Management
9 20 (9.52%) Analytics
10 19 (9.05%) Capacity Planning
11 17 (8.10%) MapReduce
11 17 (8.10%) Mentoring
12 16 (7.62%) Unit Testing
13 15 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (6.67%) Load Balancing
14 14 (6.67%) Scrum
14 14 (6.67%) TDD
15 13 (6.19%) OO
Programming Languages
1 83 (39.52%) Java
2 48 (22.86%) SQL
3 45 (21.43%) Python
4 44 (20.95%) JavaScript
5 37 (17.62%) Perl
6 33 (15.71%) PHP
7 30 (14.29%) Ruby
8 28 (13.33%) C#
9 25 (11.90%) Bash Shell
10 12 (5.71%) C
11 11 (5.24%) Scala
12 8 (3.81%) HiveQL
13 7 (3.33%) C++
14 4 (1.90%) AspectJ
15 3 (1.43%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.43%) VBScript
15 3 (1.43%) VB
16 2 (0.95%) Erlang
17 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.48%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 47 (22.38%) Degree
2 16 (7.62%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (6.19%) CCNA
4 12 (5.71%) CCIE
5 11 (5.24%) CCNP
6 10 (4.76%) JNCIE
6 10 (4.76%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.86%) CISSP
8 4 (1.90%) CHFI
9 3 (1.43%) CEH
9 3 (1.43%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.95%) GPEN
10 2 (0.95%) OSCP
10 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.95%) GCIH
10 2 (0.95%) ISEB
10 2 (0.95%) CISM
11 1 (0.48%) GIAC
11 1 (0.48%) CCVP
11 1 (0.48%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.29%) QA
2 3 (1.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.95%) HIPAA
3 2 (0.95%) FISMA
3 2 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (3.81%) Apache Flume
2 8 (3.81%) HDFS
3 7 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.90%) Snort
4 4 (1.90%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.43%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.95%) Varnish
6 2 (0.95%) Xen
6 2 (0.95%) Kamailio
6 2 (0.95%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.48%) OpenSIPS
7 1 (0.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (10.48%) Puppet
2 12 (5.71%) Nagios
3 11 (5.24%) OpenView
3 11 (5.24%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (5.24%) Cacti
3 11 (5.24%) Ganglia
4 9 (4.29%) ZABBIX
5 6 (2.86%) Data Guard
5 6 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (2.38%) Ansible
7 4 (1.90%) Vagrant
7 4 (1.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (1.43%) SCCM
9 2 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.95%) Nessus
9 2 (0.95%) Nmap
10 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 36 (17.14%) Oracle
1 36 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.86%) Cisco
3 22 (10.48%) Red Hat
3 22 (10.48%) Splunk
4 11 (5.24%) SAP
4 11 (5.24%) BMC
5 9 (4.29%) Sun
5 9 (4.29%) Atlassian
6 8 (3.81%) VMware
7 6 (2.86%) IBM
8 5 (2.38%) Informatica
8 5 (2.38%) Genesys
8 5 (2.38%) Talend
9 3 (1.43%) Tableau
9 3 (1.43%) Demandware
9 3 (1.43%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.43%) HP
9 3 (1.43%) Websense
9 3 (1.43%) Google
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Posted: Yesterday
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