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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 111 115 117
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 28 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.26% 0.96% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.70% 2.62% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 20
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,600 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
757 839 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 34.10% 36.65% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 575 647 631
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +6 28 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 23 (51.11%) Java
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 21 (46.67%) CSS
2 21 (46.67%) OO
3 18 (40.00%) jQuery
4 17 (37.78%) Spring
4 17 (37.78%) Hibernate
4 17 (37.78%) Linux
5 14 (31.11%) PHP
5 14 (31.11%) TCP/IP
6 13 (28.89%) HTML
6 13 (28.89%) MySQL
6 13 (28.89%) Apache
6 13 (28.89%) MVC
7 12 (26.67%) Degree
7 12 (26.67%) OOP
7 12 (26.67%) XML
7 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 11 (24.44%) Software Delivery
8 11 (24.44%) Web Services
9 10 (22.22%) Oracle
9 10 (22.22%) Eclipse
9 10 (22.22%) Scrum
9 10 (22.22%) LAMP
9 10 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 9 (20.00%) HTTP
10 9 (20.00%) JDBC
10 9 (20.00%) JSP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 13 (28.89%) Apache
2 8 (17.78%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.78%) JBoss
2 8 (17.78%) Mule
2 8 (17.78%) Confluence
2 8 (17.78%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
2 2 (4.44%) IaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) TCP/IP
2 9 (20.00%) HTTP
3 6 (13.33%) VoIP
4 4 (8.89%) WAN
4 4 (8.89%) LAN
4 4 (8.89%) Internet
4 4 (8.89%) SS7
4 4 (8.89%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (6.67%) Firewall
6 2 (4.44%) H.323
6 2 (4.44%) MPLS
6 2 (4.44%) OSPF
6 2 (4.44%) BGP
6 2 (4.44%) RTP
6 2 (4.44%) PBX
6 2 (4.44%) ISDN
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco ICM
6 2 (4.44%) VLAN
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.44%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) MySQL
2 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.67%) Pentaho
4 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.44%) JasperReports
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 9 (20.00%) JUnit
4 8 (17.78%) Subversion
4 8 (17.78%) JIRA
4 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (6.67%) Ant
6 2 (4.44%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
1 3 (6.67%) Retail
1 3 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) J2EE Developer
4 8 (17.78%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Bid Manager
8 2 (4.44%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Principal Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) CSS
2 18 (40.00%) jQuery
3 17 (37.78%) Hibernate
3 17 (37.78%) Spring
4 13 (28.89%) HTML
5 12 (26.67%) XML
6 11 (24.44%) Web Services
7 10 (22.22%) LAMP
7 10 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 9 (20.00%) Struts
8 9 (20.00%) JMS
8 9 (20.00%) DHTML
8 9 (20.00%) J2EE
8 9 (20.00%) JDBC
8 9 (20.00%) JSP
8 9 (20.00%) Servlets
9 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (17.78%) Backbone.js
10 3 (6.67%) RESTful
10 3 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.67%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.44%) IVR
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) Android
3 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) OO
3 13 (28.89%) MVC
4 12 (26.67%) OOP
5 11 (24.44%) Software Delivery
6 10 (22.22%) Scrum
7 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
8 8 (17.78%) Use Case
8 8 (17.78%) Software Architecture
9 5 (11.11%) Refactoring
10 4 (8.89%) WFM
11 3 (6.67%) Migration
11 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
11 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
11 3 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
11 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
12 2 (4.44%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) Java
2 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.11%) PHP
4 3 (6.67%) Ruby
4 3 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (4.44%) Erlang
5 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) CCIE
2 2 (4.44%) CCNA
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.44%) CCVP
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) XenApp
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Jitterbit
2 1 (2.22%) Nagios
2 1 (2.22%) WSUS
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Google
3 3 (6.67%) Zend
3 3 (6.67%) Talend
3 3 (6.67%) SnapLogic
3 3 (6.67%) Informatica
3 3 (6.67%) Ab Initio
3 3 (6.67%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco
4 2 (4.44%) Dialogic
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) McAfee
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