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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 81 97 110
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +13
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 60 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.67% 1.47% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 1.86% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 52 24 6
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,450 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,975 £66,750 £55,000
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1800 1612 1408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.00% 79.21% 77.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1452 1203 1183
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,850 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 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 31 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
Milton Keynes +21 55 £42,500 - 2
High Wycombe -2 4 £77,500 +213.13%
Aylesbury +2 1 £28,500 -48.18%
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 55 (56.12%) JavaScript
2 53 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (44.90%) OO
4 43 (43.88%) Java
5 42 (42.86%) CSS
6 38 (38.78%) jQuery
7 35 (35.71%) Linux
8 32 (32.65%) Hibernate
8 32 (32.65%) Spring
9 31 (31.63%) Web Services
10 30 (30.61%) HTML
10 30 (30.61%) Git (software)
11 29 (29.59%) Apache
11 29 (29.59%) MVC
12 28 (28.57%) OOP
13 27 (27.55%) PHP
14 26 (26.53%) MySQL
15 25 (25.51%) Eclipse
16 24 (24.49%) XML
16 24 (24.49%) AngularJS
17 23 (23.47%) Scrum
18 22 (22.45%) Subversion
18 22 (22.45%) Oracle
18 22 (22.45%) Software Delivery
19 21 (21.43%) Software Engineering
20 20 (20.41%) OOA/OOD
21 18 (18.37%) J2EE
21 18 (18.37%) JBoss
22 17 (17.35%) Tomcat
22 17 (17.35%) TCP/IP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 29 (29.59%) Apache
2 18 (18.37%) JBoss
3 17 (17.35%) Tomcat
4 16 (16.33%) Mule
4 16 (16.33%) Confluence
4 16 (16.33%) Mule ESB
5 5 (5.10%) CMS
6 4 (4.08%) Drupal
6 4 (4.08%) WordPress
7 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.04%) IIS
8 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.18%) SaaS
2 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.35%) TCP/IP
2 16 (16.33%) HTTP
3 2 (2.04%) Firewall
4 1 (1.02%) DHCP
4 1 (1.02%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.53%) MySQL
2 17 (17.35%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.18%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (9.18%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (9.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (9.18%) JasperReports
4 6 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.06%) DB2
5 3 (3.06%) Big Data
6 1 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 30 (30.61%) Git (software)
2 25 (25.51%) Eclipse
3 22 (22.45%) Subversion
4 17 (17.35%) JUnit
5 16 (16.33%) JIRA
5 16 (16.33%) Jenkins
6 10 (10.20%) Ant
7 9 (9.18%) CruiseControl
8 4 (4.08%) NUnit
9 1 (1.02%) Selenium
9 1 (1.02%) Maven
9 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (16.33%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Marketing
3 2 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (50.00%) Developer
2 36 (36.73%) Java Developer
3 18 (18.37%) Software Engineer
4 16 (16.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (15.31%) J2EE Developer
5 15 (15.31%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 15 (15.31%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (15.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 15 (15.31%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 15 (15.31%) Senior Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) Bid Manager
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.08%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (42.86%) CSS
2 38 (38.78%) jQuery
3 32 (32.65%) Hibernate
3 32 (32.65%) Spring
4 31 (31.63%) Web Services
5 30 (30.61%) HTML
6 24 (24.49%) XML
6 24 (24.49%) AngularJS
7 18 (18.37%) J2EE
8 16 (16.33%) JDBC
8 16 (16.33%) JSP
8 16 (16.33%) Servlets
8 16 (16.33%) JMS
8 16 (16.33%) DHTML
8 16 (16.33%) Struts
8 16 (16.33%) Backbone.js
8 16 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (14.29%) LAMP
10 13 (13.27%) RESTful
11 10 (10.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Mathematics
1 10 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.02%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.02%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.02%) Telematics
5 1 (1.02%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.71%) Linux
2 8 (8.16%) Windows
3 6 (6.12%) UNIX
4 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.08%) Android
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) Solaris
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (44.90%) OO
3 29 (29.59%) MVC
4 28 (28.57%) OOP
5 23 (23.47%) Scrum
6 22 (22.45%) Software Delivery
7 21 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 20 (20.41%) OOA/OOD
9 16 (16.33%) Use Case
10 15 (15.31%) Software Architecture
11 10 (10.20%) WFM
11 10 (10.20%) Refactoring
11 10 (10.20%) B2B
12 7 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.14%) Cyber Security
13 6 (6.12%) Financial Modelling
13 6 (6.12%) Reverse Engineering
13 6 (6.12%) Information Security
13 6 (6.12%) Risk Management
14 4 (4.08%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 55 (56.12%) JavaScript
2 43 (43.88%) Java
3 27 (27.55%) PHP
4 17 (17.35%) SQL
5 8 (8.16%) C#
6 4 (4.08%) Ruby
7 3 (3.06%) Perl
8 2 (2.04%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 15 (15.31%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) ISEB
3 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.02%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Nagios
1 1 (1.02%) WSUS
1 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (22.45%) Oracle
2 3 (3.06%) Sybase
2 3 (3.06%) Google
3 2 (2.04%) TOWER Software
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.02%) Citrix
4 1 (1.02%) McAfee
4 1 (1.02%) VMware
4 1 (1.02%) Zend
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago