The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 102 99 102
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 16 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.90% 1.16% 1.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.96% 3.11% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 35
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,950 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £77,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
Open Source
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
541 675 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.27% 37.23% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 417 539 645
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Buckinghamshire region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Milton Keynes 0 10 £40,000 +1.26%
Marlow - 2 - -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 28 (54.90%) Java
2 21 (41.18%) Linux
3 20 (39.22%) MySQL
3 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (29.41%) Apache
5 14 (27.45%) OO
6 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
7 12 (23.53%) CSS
7 12 (23.53%) XML
7 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
7 12 (23.53%) Spring
7 12 (23.53%) Hibernate
8 11 (21.57%) Finance
8 11 (21.57%) J2EE
8 11 (21.57%) Struts
8 11 (21.57%) HTML
8 11 (21.57%) MongoDB
9 10 (19.61%) PHP
10 9 (17.65%) DHTML
10 9 (17.65%) JDBC
10 9 (17.65%) JSP
10 9 (17.65%) Servlets
10 9 (17.65%) HTTP
10 9 (17.65%) Tomcat
10 9 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (17.65%) JMS
10 9 (17.65%) Software Architecture
10 9 (17.65%) Degree
10 9 (17.65%) Use Case
10 9 (17.65%) Jenkins

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 15 (29.41%) Apache
2 9 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.80%) Mule
4 3 (5.88%) Apache Pig
5 2 (3.92%) Confluence
5 2 (3.92%) CMS
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.96%) JBoss
6 1 (1.96%) TeamSite
6 1 (1.96%) nginx
6 1 (1.96%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) SaaS
2 2 (3.92%) IaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 9 (17.65%) HTTP
3 6 (11.76%) VoIP
4 5 (9.80%) SS7
5 3 (5.88%) H.323
5 3 (5.88%) Internet
5 3 (5.88%) WAN
5 3 (5.88%) ISDN
5 3 (5.88%) LAN
5 3 (5.88%) PBX
5 3 (5.88%) IP Telephony
5 3 (5.88%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.92%) Firewall
6 2 (3.92%) CTI
6 2 (3.92%) VLAN
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco ICM
6 2 (3.92%) MPLS
6 2 (3.92%) OSPF
6 2 (3.92%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) MySQL
2 11 (21.57%) MongoDB
3 8 (15.69%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (9.80%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (7.84%) CouchDB
5 4 (7.84%) Big Data
5 4 (7.84%) MariaDB
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.88%) HBase
6 3 (5.88%) Pentaho
6 3 (5.88%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.76%) JIRA
2 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.80%) Subversion
4 4 (7.84%) Selenium
4 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.84%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.96%) JUnit
6 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Legal
3 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
3 7 (13.73%) Retail
4 3 (5.88%) Front Office
5 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.96%) Billing
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.65%) J2EE Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Architect
5 5 (9.80%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.84%) MySQL DBA
6 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.84%) DBA
6 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.84%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Big Data Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) CSS
1 12 (23.53%) XML
1 12 (23.53%) Spring
1 12 (23.53%) Hibernate
2 11 (21.57%) J2EE
2 11 (21.57%) Struts
2 11 (21.57%) HTML
3 9 (17.65%) DHTML
3 9 (17.65%) JDBC
3 9 (17.65%) JSP
3 9 (17.65%) Servlets
3 9 (17.65%) JMS
4 7 (13.73%) .NET
4 7 (13.73%) jQuery
5 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 5 (9.80%) Web Services
6 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.84%) Java SE
7 4 (7.84%) Play Framework
7 4 (7.84%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.84%) Data Integration
2 4 (7.84%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.84%) Replication
3 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) IVR
5 1 (1.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.84%) CentOS
4 3 (5.88%) UNIX
5 2 (3.92%) Windows
6 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) OO
3 9 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (17.65%) Software Architecture
3 9 (17.65%) Use Case
4 8 (15.69%) BDD
4 8 (15.69%) TDD
4 8 (15.69%) Scrum
5 6 (11.76%) DevOps
5 6 (11.76%) Coaching
5 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.80%) MVC
7 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
7 4 (7.84%) Analytics
7 4 (7.84%) OOP
8 3 (5.88%) ITIL
8 3 (5.88%) Project Management
8 3 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) Java
2 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.61%) PHP
4 8 (15.69%) C#
5 6 (11.76%) SQL
6 4 (7.84%) Ruby
6 4 (7.84%) Python
7 2 (3.92%) Erlang
8 1 (1.96%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.96%) PHP5
8 1 (1.96%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) CCIE
2 3 (5.88%) CCNA
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.88%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
1 1 (1.96%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Apache Flume
1 3 (5.88%) HDFS
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) cPanel
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle
2 5 (9.80%) Zend
3 4 (7.84%) Talend
4 3 (5.88%) Informatica
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.88%) Google
4 3 (5.88%) Ab Initio
4 3 (5.88%) VMware
4 3 (5.88%) Dialogic
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.96%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.96%) FatWire
6 1 (1.96%) Facebook
6 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.96%) Sitecore