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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 103 110 104
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 22 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.09% 1.11% 1.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.22% 3.05% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 23
Average salary £35,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.38% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £27,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £77,500 £56,500
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 Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
683 787 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 33.78% 36.55% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 524 617 622
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 26 March 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 26 March 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 20 £35,500 -32.38% 5
Marlow - 2 - -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 27 (64.29%) Java
2 21 (50.00%) OO
3 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
4 18 (42.86%) CSS
4 18 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 18 (42.86%) Spring
5 17 (40.48%) Linux
5 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (35.71%) XML
6 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 13 (30.95%) HTML
7 13 (30.95%) J2EE
7 13 (30.95%) Struts
7 13 (30.95%) jQuery
8 12 (28.57%) PHP
8 12 (28.57%) Apache
8 12 (28.57%) Degree
9 11 (26.19%) DHTML
9 11 (26.19%) MySQL
9 11 (26.19%) JDBC
9 11 (26.19%) JSP
9 11 (26.19%) Servlets
9 11 (26.19%) OOA/OOD
9 11 (26.19%) JMS
9 11 (26.19%) HTTP
10 10 (23.81%) Oracle
10 10 (23.81%) OOP
10 10 (23.81%) MVC
10 10 (23.81%) Use Case
10 10 (23.81%) Software Architecture

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 12 (28.57%) Apache
2 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.90%) Mule
2 5 (11.90%) Confluence
2 5 (11.90%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) SaaS
2 2 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 11 (26.19%) HTTP
3 7 (16.67%) VoIP
4 5 (11.90%) SS7
5 4 (9.52%) Internet
5 4 (9.52%) WAN
5 4 (9.52%) LAN
5 4 (9.52%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (7.14%) PBX
6 3 (7.14%) ISDN
6 3 (7.14%) H.323
7 2 (4.76%) Firewall
7 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco ICM
7 2 (4.76%) VLAN
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.76%) MPLS
7 2 (4.76%) OSPF
7 2 (4.76%) BGP
7 2 (4.76%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.14%) Pentaho
3 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.76%) JasperReports
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.38%) HBase
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Subversion
2 7 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (14.29%) JUnit
4 5 (11.90%) JIRA
4 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (7.14%) Ant
6 2 (4.76%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 4 (9.52%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.81%) J2EE Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Network Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Principal Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) CSS
1 18 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 18 (42.86%) Spring
2 15 (35.71%) XML
3 13 (30.95%) Struts
3 13 (30.95%) HTML
3 13 (30.95%) J2EE
3 13 (30.95%) jQuery
4 11 (26.19%) JDBC
4 11 (26.19%) JSP
4 11 (26.19%) Servlets
4 11 (26.19%) JMS
4 11 (26.19%) DHTML
5 8 (19.05%) LAMP
6 7 (16.67%) Web Services
6 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 5 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (11.90%) Backbone.js
7 5 (11.90%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (11.90%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.14%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.76%) IVR
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Android
2 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) OO
2 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (23.81%) OOP
4 10 (23.81%) MVC
4 10 (23.81%) Use Case
4 10 (23.81%) Software Architecture
5 7 (16.67%) Scrum
5 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.52%) WFM
7 3 (7.14%) Refactoring
7 3 (7.14%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Coaching
8 2 (4.76%) DevOps
8 2 (4.76%) Product Management
8 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.76%) B2B
8 2 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) Java
2 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 12 (28.57%) PHP
4 5 (11.90%) Ruby
4 5 (11.90%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) Erlang
5 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) CCIE
2 3 (7.14%) CCNA
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.14%) CCVP
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.38%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Google
2 4 (9.52%) Zend
3 3 (7.14%) Dialogic
3 3 (7.14%) Talend
3 3 (7.14%) Informatica
3 3 (7.14%) Ab Initio
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
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