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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 116 128 84
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -44
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 101 94 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.02% 1.67% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.16% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 71 78 150
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £73,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
4045 4342 4190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.87% 77.19% 75.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 2918 3237
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +19 73 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Newbury +14 11 £27,500 -47.61% 3
Maidenhead - 11 £60,000 -
Slough -9 5 £45,000 -37.93% 1
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 94 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (42.72%) Linux
3 72 (34.95%) Java
4 54 (26.21%) SQL
5 51 (24.76%) Python
6 50 (24.27%) Computer Science
7 47 (22.82%) Degree
8 46 (22.33%) SaaS
9 43 (20.87%) DevOps
9 43 (20.87%) Software Engineering
10 42 (20.39%) Internet
11 40 (19.42%) Apache
12 39 (18.93%) JavaScript
12 39 (18.93%) WebLogic
13 38 (18.45%) WebSphere
14 37 (17.96%) Oracle
14 37 (17.96%) SOA
15 34 (16.50%) MySQL
15 34 (16.50%) Perl
16 33 (16.02%) HTML
17 32 (15.53%) Web Services
18 31 (15.05%) C#
18 31 (15.05%) Middleware
18 31 (15.05%) Microsoft
18 31 (15.05%) PaaS
19 30 (14.56%) XML
20 29 (14.08%) PHP
20 29 (14.08%) JBoss
20 29 (14.08%) Ruby
20 29 (14.08%) Big Data

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 40 (19.42%) Apache
2 39 (18.93%) WebLogic
3 38 (18.45%) WebSphere
4 29 (14.08%) JBoss
5 24 (11.65%) OpenStack
6 18 (8.74%) Apache Spark
7 17 (8.25%) Apache Pig
8 12 (5.83%) Node.js
9 11 (5.34%) Eucalyptus
10 9 (4.37%) CMS
11 6 (2.91%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (2.91%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (2.91%) GlassFish
12 4 (1.94%) Tomcat
13 3 (1.46%) SAS
13 3 (1.46%) nginx
13 3 (1.46%) Drupal
14 2 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (6.80%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (3.40%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (3.40%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (2.91%) Magento
4 2 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 46 (22.33%) SaaS
2 31 (15.05%) PaaS
3 17 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (5.83%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (4.37%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (2.91%) GitHub
7 2 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 42 (20.39%) Internet
2 25 (12.14%) Firewall
3 8 (3.88%) Software-Defined Networking
3 8 (3.88%) Broadband
4 7 (3.40%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.43%) DNS
6 3 (1.46%) LDAP
6 3 (1.46%) OSPF
6 3 (1.46%) BGP
7 2 (0.97%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (0.97%) SSL
7 2 (0.97%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.97%) VoIP
7 2 (0.97%) WAN
7 2 (0.97%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.49%) FTP
8 1 (0.49%) HTTP
8 1 (0.49%) VPN
8 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.49%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.50%) MySQL
2 29 (14.08%) Big Data
3 27 (13.11%) NoSQL
4 25 (12.14%) Hadoop
5 22 (10.68%) Relational Database
6 21 (10.19%) Oracle Database
7 19 (9.22%) Apache Hive
8 16 (7.77%) SQL Server
9 15 (7.28%) Couchbase
10 14 (6.80%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (5.83%) HBase
11 12 (5.83%) Redis
12 11 (5.34%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (5.34%) RDBMS
13 9 (4.37%) MongoDB
14 8 (3.88%) Sqoop
14 8 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (2.91%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 28 (13.59%) JUnit
2 23 (11.17%) Ant
2 23 (11.17%) Git (software)
3 22 (10.68%) Selenium
4 21 (10.19%) JIRA
5 10 (4.85%) Eclipse
6 9 (4.37%) Subversion
7 8 (3.88%) Maven
8 5 (2.43%) CruiseControl
8 5 (2.43%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.43%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (1.94%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.97%) Moq
10 2 (0.97%) NUnit
11 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (10.68%) Telecoms
2 19 (9.22%) Marketing
3 11 (5.34%) Finance
4 5 (2.43%) Games
5 3 (1.46%) Banking
5 3 (1.46%) Law
6 2 (0.97%) Legal
6 2 (0.97%) Billing
7 1 (0.49%) French Language
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 58 (28.16%) Developer
2 31 (15.05%) Java Developer
3 30 (14.56%) Software Engineer
4 27 (13.11%) Administrator
5 21 (10.19%) DBA
5 21 (10.19%) Architect
5 21 (10.19%) Java Software Engineer
6 20 (9.71%) Systems Administrator
7 19 (9.22%) Linux Administrator
7 19 (9.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 13 (6.31%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (6.31%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (5.83%) Senior DBA
9 12 (5.83%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (5.34%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.34%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (5.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 10 (4.85%) Senior Manager
11 10 (4.85%) Marketing Manager
12 8 (3.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.02%) HTML
2 32 (15.53%) Web Services
3 31 (15.05%) Middleware
4 30 (14.56%) XML
5 27 (13.11%) CSS
5 27 (13.11%) jQuery
6 22 (10.68%) HTML5
7 21 (10.19%) Oracle Fusion
8 20 (9.71%) CSS3
8 20 (9.71%) AngularJS
8 20 (9.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 19 (9.22%) Spring
9 19 (9.22%) JSON
10 18 (8.74%) .NET
10 18 (8.74%) PhoneGap
11 15 (7.28%) ActiveMQ
12 14 (6.80%) J2EE
13 13 (6.31%) LAMP
13 13 (6.31%) Kafka
14 12 (5.83%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 50 (24.27%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.19%) Public Cloud
3 19 (9.22%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (6.80%) User Experience
4 14 (6.80%) Clustering
5 12 (5.83%) Data Centre
6 9 (4.37%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.91%) Oracle Exalogic
7 6 (2.91%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (2.91%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.94%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.94%) Social Media
9 3 (1.46%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.49%) Statistics
11 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.49%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 88 (42.72%) Linux
2 22 (10.68%) Windows
3 18 (8.74%) CentOS
4 6 (2.91%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.91%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (2.91%) Android
5 5 (2.43%) UNIX
6 3 (1.46%) Debian
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (20.87%) Software Engineering
2 43 (20.87%) DevOps
3 37 (17.96%) SOA
4 26 (12.62%) OOP
4 26 (12.62%) Performance Tuning
5 24 (11.65%) MVC
6 23 (11.17%) Web Development
7 22 (10.68%) Mobile Development
8 20 (9.71%) Analytics
8 20 (9.71%) MapReduce
9 19 (9.22%) Mentoring
10 18 (8.74%) Time Management
11 17 (8.25%) Capacity Planning
11 17 (8.25%) OO
12 15 (7.28%) User Stories
13 14 (6.80%) Load Balancing
13 14 (6.80%) Unit Testing
13 14 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (6.31%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (34.95%) Java
2 54 (26.21%) SQL
3 51 (24.76%) Python
4 39 (18.93%) JavaScript
5 34 (16.50%) Perl
6 31 (15.05%) C#
7 29 (14.08%) PHP
7 29 (14.08%) Ruby
8 19 (9.22%) Bash Shell
9 12 (5.83%) C
9 12 (5.83%) Scala
10 9 (4.37%) C++
11 8 (3.88%) HiveQL
12 4 (1.94%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.97%) VB
13 2 (0.97%) R
13 2 (0.97%) PHP5
14 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.49%) AspectJ
14 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (22.82%) Degree
2 12 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (5.34%) CCNP
3 11 (5.34%) CCNA
4 10 (4.85%) CCIE
4 10 (4.85%) JNCIE
5 7 (3.40%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.94%) CISSP
7 3 (1.46%) ISEB
7 3 (1.46%) CEH
8 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.97%) PhD
8 2 (0.97%) GCIH
8 2 (0.97%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.97%) CHFI
8 2 (0.97%) GPEN
8 2 (0.97%) OSCP
9 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.49%) SSCP
9 1 (0.49%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.91%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (9.71%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (4.85%) HDFS
3 8 (3.88%) Apache Flume
4 4 (1.94%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.97%) Snort
6 2 (0.97%) Xen
6 2 (0.97%) Kamailio
6 2 (0.97%) Varnish
6 2 (0.97%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.49%) oVirt
7 1 (0.49%) OpenSIPS
7 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (13.59%) Puppet
2 15 (7.28%) ZABBIX
3 11 (5.34%) Cacti
3 11 (5.34%) Ganglia
3 11 (5.34%) OpenView
3 11 (5.34%) Nagios
3 11 (5.34%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (2.91%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (2.91%) Data Guard
6 5 (2.43%) Ansible
7 4 (1.94%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 37 (17.96%) Oracle
2 31 (15.05%) Microsoft
3 26 (12.62%) Splunk
4 21 (10.19%) Cisco
5 19 (9.22%) Red Hat
6 15 (7.28%) Atlassian
7 11 (5.34%) BMC
8 10 (4.85%) SAP
9 9 (4.37%) Sun
10 6 (2.91%) IBM
10 6 (2.91%) Demandware
11 5 (2.43%) Talend
11 5 (2.43%) Informatica
11 5 (2.43%) Genesys
12 4 (1.94%) VMware
13 3 (1.46%) Tableau
13 3 (1.46%) Websense
13 3 (1.46%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.97%) Juniper
14 2 (0.97%) Cognos
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