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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 123 81 73
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 94 167 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.67% 3.02% 3.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.44% 10.78% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 78 150 173
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1727 1549 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.70% 28.02% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1267 1406
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(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 -13 53 £40,000 -12.56% 4
Bracknell - 12 £55,000 - 1
Newbury -6 11 £52,500 +25.00% 3
Slough +1 5 £72,500 +68.60% 1
Windsor -8 5 £45,000 +63.63%
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 103 (48.36%) Linux
2 68 (31.92%) Java
3 63 (29.58%) JavaScript
4 59 (27.70%) HTML
5 57 (26.76%) Apache
6 53 (24.88%) SQL
7 51 (23.94%) PHP
7 51 (23.94%) XML
8 48 (22.54%) Spring
9 46 (21.60%) Perl
10 44 (20.66%) Web Services
10 44 (20.66%) Microsoft
11 42 (19.72%) J2EE
12 40 (18.78%) MySQL
13 37 (17.37%) Internet
13 37 (17.37%) Ruby
13 37 (17.37%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (16.43%) MVC
15 34 (15.96%) CSS
15 34 (15.96%) Tomcat
16 32 (15.02%) Windows
16 32 (15.02%) Subversion
16 32 (15.02%) Bash Shell
16 32 (15.02%) MongoDB
16 32 (15.02%) Jenkins
17 31 (14.55%) Scrum
18 30 (14.08%) Python
19 29 (13.62%) TDD
19 29 (13.62%) Degree
19 29 (13.62%) Finance

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 57 (26.76%) Apache
2 34 (15.96%) Tomcat
3 24 (11.27%) Drupal
4 21 (9.86%) Alfresco
5 19 (8.92%) Liferay
6 17 (7.98%) Node.js
7 14 (6.57%) CMS
8 12 (5.63%) SharePoint
9 11 (5.16%) nginx
10 9 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (3.76%) Eucalyptus
11 8 (3.76%) WebLogic
12 6 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (2.82%) WebSphere
13 4 (1.88%) WordPress
13 4 (1.88%) WebLogic Portal
14 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.94%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.94%) Plone
15 1 (0.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 8 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.82%) MS Office
3 4 (1.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.16%) Magento
2 4 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.41%) Agresso
3 3 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.94%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.33%) GitHub
2 15 (7.04%) SaaS
3 12 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (3.76%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (1.88%) IaaS
8 2 (0.94%) Heroku
8 2 (0.94%) PaaS
8 2 (0.94%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.94%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (17.37%) Internet
2 10 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.35%) Firewall
3 5 (2.35%) HTTP
3 5 (2.35%) SNMP
3 5 (2.35%) LDAP
4 4 (1.88%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.88%) SMTP
4 4 (1.88%) DNS
4 4 (1.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.41%) Network Security
6 2 (0.94%) 4G
7 1 (0.47%) LAN
7 1 (0.47%) WAN
7 1 (0.47%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.78%) MySQL
2 32 (15.02%) MongoDB
3 26 (12.21%) SQL Server
4 24 (11.27%) Big Data
5 15 (7.04%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.69%) Oracle OLAP
6 10 (4.69%) OLAP
6 10 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (3.76%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.82%) MS Access
9 6 (2.82%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.94%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.94%) Redis
12 1 (0.47%) Riak
12 1 (0.47%) HBase
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (15.02%) Subversion
1 32 (15.02%) Jenkins
2 26 (12.21%) Git (software)
3 21 (9.86%) Eclipse
4 20 (9.39%) JIRA
4 20 (9.39%) IntelliJ
4 20 (9.39%) Gradle
5 10 (4.69%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.23%) Selenium
7 6 (2.82%) JUnit
8 5 (2.35%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (2.35%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.88%) Metasploit
9 4 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.88%) Capybara
9 4 (1.88%) TestDirector
9 4 (1.88%) Maven
10 3 (1.41%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.94%) Hudson
11 2 (0.94%) PhantomJS
General
1 29 (13.62%) Finance
2 24 (11.27%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.63%) Banking
4 8 (3.76%) Retail
5 4 (1.88%) Games
5 4 (1.88%) French Language
5 4 (1.88%) Marketing
6 3 (1.41%) Advertising
7 2 (0.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 83 (38.97%) Developer
2 36 (16.90%) Administrator
3 33 (15.49%) Systems Administrator
4 30 (14.08%) Linux Administrator
5 27 (12.68%) Java Developer
5 27 (12.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 25 (11.74%) Consultant
7 23 (10.80%) Technical Support
8 19 (8.92%) Senior Developer
9 18 (8.45%) Senior Consultant
10 16 (7.51%) Web Developer
11 14 (6.57%) Software Engineer
12 13 (6.10%) Senior Java Developer
12 13 (6.10%) PHP Developer
13 10 (4.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
13 10 (4.69%) Architect
13 10 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 10 (4.69%) Senior Technical Support
14 8 (3.76%) Software Developer
14 8 (3.76%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (27.70%) HTML
2 51 (23.94%) XML
3 48 (22.54%) Spring
4 44 (20.66%) Web Services
5 42 (19.72%) J2EE
6 34 (15.96%) CSS
7 27 (12.68%) LAMP
8 26 (12.21%) Struts
9 24 (11.27%) Servlets
10 22 (10.33%) JSR 168
11 20 (9.39%) Velocity
12 19 (8.92%) jQuery
12 19 (8.92%) HTML5
12 19 (8.92%) XHTML
12 19 (8.92%) XSLT
12 19 (8.92%) .NET
13 17 (7.98%) Ajax
13 17 (7.98%) Django
14 15 (7.04%) Backbone.js
15 14 (6.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.21%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (7.51%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.76%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.88%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (1.88%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.88%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.41%) Social Network
7 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.47%) W3C
7 1 (0.47%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 103 (48.36%) Linux
2 32 (15.02%) Windows
3 20 (9.39%) Ubuntu
4 19 (8.92%) Solaris
5 15 (7.04%) UNIX
5 15 (7.04%) Debian
6 13 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (5.16%) Apple iOS
7 11 (5.16%) Android
8 10 (4.69%) Windows 7
9 8 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.82%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.82%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.88%) CentOS
11 4 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (17.37%) Continuous Integration
2 35 (16.43%) MVC
3 31 (14.55%) Scrum
4 29 (13.62%) TDD
5 27 (12.68%) Analytics
5 27 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (12.68%) Software Engineering
5 27 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (11.74%) Time Management
7 23 (10.80%) Web Application Development
7 23 (10.80%) Business Analytics
7 23 (10.80%) Pair Programming
8 21 (9.86%) E-Commerce
8 21 (9.86%) Extreme Programming
9 19 (8.92%) Functional Testing
10 18 (8.45%) OO
11 16 (7.51%) Enterprise Architecture
12 15 (7.04%) Content Management
13 13 (6.10%) DevOps
14 12 (5.63%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (31.92%) Java
2 63 (29.58%) JavaScript
3 53 (24.88%) SQL
4 51 (23.94%) PHP
5 46 (21.60%) Perl
6 37 (17.37%) Ruby
7 32 (15.02%) Bash Shell
8 30 (14.08%) Python
9 28 (13.15%) Scala
10 20 (9.39%) Groovy
11 10 (4.69%) C#
12 5 (2.35%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.41%) AspectJ
13 3 (1.41%) PHP5
14 2 (0.94%) VB
14 2 (0.94%) Delphi
15 1 (0.47%) C++
15 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (13.62%) Degree
2 10 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.76%) ISEB
4 7 (3.29%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.88%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.88%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.94%) MCITP
8 1 (0.47%) EXIN
8 1 (0.47%) CEH
8 1 (0.47%) GCIA
8 1 (0.47%) GCIH
8 1 (0.47%) CISSP
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.47%) CCNA
8 1 (0.47%) SSCP
8 1 (0.47%) MCSE
8 1 (0.47%) OSCP
8 1 (0.47%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.33%) SLA
2 11 (5.16%) QA
3 5 (2.35%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.88%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (4.23%) Varnish
2 6 (2.82%) Hyper-V
2 6 (2.82%) KVM
3 5 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.88%) Snort
4 4 (1.88%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 14 (6.57%) Nagios
2 13 (6.10%) Puppet
2 13 (6.10%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.69%) Opsview
4 8 (3.76%) Cacti
4 8 (3.76%) Ganglia
4 8 (3.76%) OpenView
4 8 (3.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (2.35%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.88%) Nessus
7 1 (0.47%) WMI
7 1 (0.47%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (20.66%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.68%) Red Hat
3 24 (11.27%) Oracle
4 23 (10.80%) Cisco
5 19 (8.92%) GigaSpaces
6 11 (5.16%) BMC
7 9 (4.23%) Demandware
8 8 (3.76%) Splunk
9 5 (2.35%) VMware
9 5 (2.35%) Zend
10 4 (1.88%) Imperva
10 4 (1.88%) ArcSight
10 4 (1.88%) SAP
10 4 (1.88%) JBoss
10 4 (1.88%) Sophos
10 4 (1.88%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.88%) Apple
10 4 (1.88%) Sony
10 4 (1.88%) Sourcefire
10 4 (1.88%) Tripwire
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