The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 99 114 104
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 38 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.67% 0.95% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.18% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 26
Average salary £43,750 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £40,000 £52,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1839 1776 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.69% 80.62% 79.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 1349 1414
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 Processes & Methodologies 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +1 36 £42,500 -19.04% 3
High Wycombe - 1 £80,000 -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (46.30%) JavaScript
3 23 (42.59%) Java
3 23 (42.59%) CSS
4 22 (40.74%) OO
5 19 (35.19%) Linux
5 19 (35.19%) Hibernate
5 19 (35.19%) Spring
5 19 (35.19%) jQuery
6 15 (27.78%) Software Delivery
6 15 (27.78%) MVC
6 15 (27.78%) Web Services
7 14 (25.93%) Apache
7 14 (25.93%) Eclipse
7 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
7 14 (25.93%) Git (software)
8 13 (24.07%) OOP
8 13 (24.07%) HTML
9 12 (22.22%) Oracle
9 12 (22.22%) XML
9 12 (22.22%) Scrum
9 12 (22.22%) Degree
9 12 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 11 (20.37%) JUnit
11 10 (18.52%) MySQL
11 10 (18.52%) PHP
11 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
11 10 (18.52%) JBoss
11 10 (18.52%) JIRA
11 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 14 (25.93%) Apache
2 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 10 (18.52%) JBoss
2 10 (18.52%) Mule ESB
2 10 (18.52%) Mule
2 10 (18.52%) Confluence
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.67%) HTTP
3 6 (11.11%) VoIP
4 4 (7.41%) WAN
4 4 (7.41%) LAN
4 4 (7.41%) Internet
4 4 (7.41%) SS7
4 4 (7.41%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (5.56%) Firewall
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco ICM
6 2 (3.70%) VLAN
6 2 (3.70%) H.323
6 2 (3.70%) MPLS
6 2 (3.70%) OSPF
6 2 (3.70%) BGP
6 2 (3.70%) RTP
6 2 (3.70%) CTI
6 2 (3.70%) PBX
6 2 (3.70%) ISDN
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) MySQL
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.41%) JasperReports
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.85%) DB2
5 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Eclipse
1 14 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 11 (20.37%) JUnit
3 10 (18.52%) JIRA
3 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
4 9 (16.67%) Subversion
5 5 (9.26%) Ant
6 4 (7.41%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.85%) Maven
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Developer
2 19 (35.19%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Software Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (14.81%) J2EE Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Bid Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (42.59%) CSS
2 19 (35.19%) Hibernate
2 19 (35.19%) Spring
2 19 (35.19%) jQuery
3 15 (27.78%) Web Services
4 13 (24.07%) HTML
5 12 (22.22%) XML
5 12 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 10 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (18.52%) Backbone.js
7 9 (16.67%) JMS
7 9 (16.67%) Struts
7 9 (16.67%) JDBC
7 9 (16.67%) JSP
7 9 (16.67%) Servlets
7 9 (16.67%) DHTML
7 9 (16.67%) J2EE
8 7 (12.96%) LAMP
9 4 (7.41%) SOAP
9 4 (7.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.26%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) IVR
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Telematics
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) OO
3 15 (27.78%) Software Delivery
3 15 (27.78%) MVC
4 13 (24.07%) OOP
5 12 (22.22%) Scrum
6 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
7 9 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
8 8 (14.81%) Software Architecture
8 8 (14.81%) Use Case
9 5 (9.26%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (9.26%) Cyber Security
9 5 (9.26%) Refactoring
9 5 (9.26%) WFM
10 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.41%) Information Security
10 4 (7.41%) B2B
10 4 (7.41%) Reverse Engineering
11 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) JavaScript
2 23 (42.59%) Java
3 10 (18.52%) PHP
4 5 (9.26%) SQL
5 2 (3.70%) Ruby
5 2 (3.70%) C#
5 2 (3.70%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) CCVP
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.70%) CCIE
2 2 (3.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) XenApp
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
1 1 (1.85%) Nagios
1 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) Google
3 3 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco
4 2 (3.70%) Dialogic
4 2 (3.70%) Zend
5 1 (1.85%) Sybase
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) McAfee
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Open University
Salary: From £38,511 to £45,954 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago