The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 78 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 32 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.71% 2.44% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 2.71% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 31
Median salary £33,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £82,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1066 1365 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 90.19% 90.16% 85.08%
Number of salaries quoted 868 1043 1088
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,400 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Open Source
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Cambridge

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 34 (48.57%) Python
2 26 (37.14%) Software Engineering
3 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (35.71%) Java
4 23 (32.86%) C#
4 23 (32.86%) C++
5 21 (30.00%) Linux
5 21 (30.00%) Degree
6 16 (22.86%) Computer Science
7 15 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 14 (20.00%) HTML
8 14 (20.00%) C
8 14 (20.00%) Windows
9 12 (17.14%) GitHub
9 12 (17.14%) Open Source Development
10 11 (15.71%) User Experience
10 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (15.71%) Git (software)
10 11 (15.71%) Visual Studio
10 11 (15.71%) CSS
10 11 (15.71%) Ruby
11 10 (14.29%) TDD
11 10 (14.29%) Web Services
11 10 (14.29%) SQL
12 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
12 9 (12.86%) Finance
13 8 (11.43%) PHP
13 8 (11.43%) TeamCity
13 8 (11.43%) ReSharper
13 8 (11.43%) NCrunch

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
2 1 (1.43%) nginx
2 1 (1.43%) SAS
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.14%) GitHub
2 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.86%) Google Play
4 2 (2.86%) Office 365
5 1 (1.43%) IaaS
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.43%) PaaS
5 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) HTTP
2 5 (7.14%) Wireless
3 3 (4.29%) Ethernet
3 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.43%) Firewall
5 1 (1.43%) Intelligent Network
5 1 (1.43%) LDAP
5 1 (1.43%) SAN
5 1 (1.43%) Skype
5 1 (1.43%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.43%) SSL
5 1 (1.43%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) MySQL
2 3 (4.29%) Big Data
2 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.43%) GIS
Development Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Git (software)
1 11 (15.71%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.43%) NCrunch
2 8 (11.43%) ReSharper
2 8 (11.43%) TeamCity
3 7 (10.00%) Selenium
4 5 (7.14%) JIRA
4 5 (7.14%) NUnit
4 5 (7.14%) Subversion
5 4 (5.71%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.71%) JUnit
6 3 (4.29%) AppVeyor
6 3 (4.29%) GCC
6 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.29%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.86%) Android Studio
7 2 (2.86%) Gradle
7 2 (2.86%) JBehave
7 2 (2.86%) Ranorex
7 2 (2.86%) RSpec
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (7.14%) Publishing
4 4 (5.71%) Games
5 2 (2.86%) Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Law
6 1 (1.43%) Legal
6 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Developer
2 21 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 9 (12.86%) C++ Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Graduate
5 6 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Architect
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.71%) AWS Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Database Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) HTML
2 11 (15.71%) CSS
3 10 (14.29%) Web Services
4 5 (7.14%) .NET
4 5 (7.14%) XML
5 3 (4.29%) JSON
5 3 (4.29%) LLVM
5 3 (4.29%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (2.86%) Ajax
6 2 (2.86%) Django
6 2 (2.86%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.86%) HTML5
6 2 (2.86%) J2SE
6 2 (2.86%) jQuery
6 2 (2.86%) MFC
6 2 (2.86%) Node.js
6 2 (2.86%) Qt
6 2 (2.86%) Qt Quick
6 2 (2.86%) RESTful
7 1 (1.43%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.71%) User Experience
3 6 (8.57%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.14%) Device Driver
4 5 (7.14%) N-Tier
5 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.71%) Virtual Team
6 3 (4.29%) Blog
6 3 (4.29%) iPad
7 2 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.86%) Fintech
7 2 (2.86%) iPhone
8 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.43%) Clustering
8 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.43%) Life Science
8 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.43%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.00%) Linux
2 14 (20.00%) Windows
3 7 (10.00%) Android
4 3 (4.29%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.86%) Unix
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.43%) CentOS
6 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.14%) Software Engineering
2 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.14%) Open Source Development
4 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (14.29%) TDD
6 8 (11.43%) BDD
7 7 (10.00%) OO
7 7 (10.00%) Presales
7 7 (10.00%) SDLC
8 6 (8.57%) ITIL
8 6 (8.57%) MVC
8 6 (8.57%) Prototyping
8 6 (8.57%) Web Development
9 5 (7.14%) Mathematics
9 5 (7.14%) Scrum
9 5 (7.14%) Service Management
9 5 (7.14%) SOA
10 4 (5.71%) Physics
10 4 (5.71%) Programme Management
10 4 (5.71%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 34 (48.57%) Python
2 25 (35.71%) Java
3 23 (32.86%) C#
3 23 (32.86%) C++
4 15 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 14 (20.00%) C
6 11 (15.71%) Ruby
7 10 (14.29%) SQL
8 8 (11.43%) PHP
9 2 (2.86%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.86%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.86%) Perl
10 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.43%) F#
10 1 (1.43%) Haskell
10 1 (1.43%) ML
10 1 (1.43%) OCaml
10 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.43%) R
10 1 (1.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Docker
2 3 (4.29%) Firmware
2 3 (4.29%) KVM
2 3 (4.29%) QEMU
3 2 (2.86%) NFS
3 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.43%) GFS2
4 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.43%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Ansible
1 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.43%) Puppet
1 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.43%) RedGate
3 3 (4.29%) Google
4 2 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (1.43%) Apple
5 1 (1.43%) Brocade
5 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.43%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.43%) Dell
5 1 (1.43%) Facebook
5 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.43%) Talend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bromium UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redgate Software
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redgate Software
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Excellent salary, bonus scheme, pension contribution, additional benef
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Amazon
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary, Amazon restricted stock units and benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Amazon - Evi Technologies Limited
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary, Amazon restricted stock units and benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Medical, Pension, Flexible hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Amazon
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary, Amazon restricted stock units and benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Amazon - Evi Technologies Limited
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary, Amazon restricted stock units and benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago