The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 93 104 110
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 39 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.88% 1.72% 1.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.55% 3.78% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 37
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
858 1086 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.25% 45.69% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 691 872 813
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Cambridge +1 30 £45,750 +3.97% 14
Peterborough - 2 £55,000 -
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 53 (46.09%) Software Engineering
2 52 (45.22%) Linux
3 45 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (33.91%) C
4 39 (33.91%) Java
5 38 (33.04%) Degree
6 35 (30.43%) Python
6 35 (30.43%) Computer Science
7 33 (28.70%) HTML
8 31 (26.96%) MySQL
9 30 (26.09%) Ruby
10 29 (25.22%) MongoDB
11 28 (24.35%) JavaScript
11 28 (24.35%) CSS
12 27 (23.48%) NoSQL
13 24 (20.87%) SQL
14 23 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
15 22 (19.13%) Ruby on Rails
15 22 (19.13%) Android
16 19 (16.52%) C++
17 18 (15.65%) Windows
17 18 (15.65%) Git (software)
17 18 (15.65%) TDD
18 16 (13.91%) OO
18 16 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
19 15 (13.04%) Algorithms
19 15 (13.04%) Perl
19 15 (13.04%) jQuery
20 14 (12.17%) Continuous Integration
20 14 (12.17%) HTML5

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (12.17%) Node.js
2 13 (11.30%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.48%) Apache
4 3 (2.61%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.61%) Lync
5 2 (1.74%) nginx
5 2 (1.74%) IIS
6 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.87%) Mule
6 1 (0.87%) WordPress
6 1 (0.87%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) MS Office
2 7 (6.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.96%) SaaS
2 4 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.61%) PaaS
3 3 (2.61%) IaaS
4 2 (1.74%) GitHub
5 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.87%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.96%) HTTP
3 7 (6.09%) SNMP
3 7 (6.09%) Internet
4 4 (3.48%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.61%) Firewall
5 3 (2.61%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (2.61%) SSH
5 3 (2.61%) Ethernet
5 3 (2.61%) SAN
5 3 (2.61%) VPN
5 3 (2.61%) DNS
5 3 (2.61%) LAN
5 3 (2.61%) VoIP
5 3 (2.61%) WAN
6 2 (1.74%) SMTP
6 2 (1.74%) 3GPP
6 2 (1.74%) SSL
6 2 (1.74%) IPv6
6 2 (1.74%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.96%) MySQL
2 29 (25.22%) MongoDB
3 27 (23.48%) NoSQL
4 23 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (10.43%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.22%) CouchDB
6 6 (5.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (4.35%) Neo4j
7 5 (4.35%) MariaDB
8 3 (2.61%) Big Data
8 3 (2.61%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.87%) Riak
9 1 (0.87%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 18 (15.65%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.96%) JIRA
2 8 (6.96%) Selenium
3 6 (5.22%) JUnit
3 6 (5.22%) GCC
3 6 (5.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.35%) Maven
4 5 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 5 (4.35%) LLVM
4 5 (4.35%) Bugzilla
4 5 (4.35%) TestNG
5 4 (3.48%) Subversion
6 3 (2.61%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.74%) Hudson
8 1 (0.87%) Apache Continuum
8 1 (0.87%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.87%) GDB
8 1 (0.87%) Behat
8 1 (0.87%) CruiseControl
General
1 12 (10.43%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.35%) Electronics
3 5 (4.35%) Games
4 3 (2.61%) Retail
4 3 (2.61%) Marketing
5 2 (1.74%) Billing
6 1 (0.87%) German Language
6 1 (0.87%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (38.26%) Developer
2 36 (31.30%) Software Engineer
3 19 (16.52%) Analyst
4 17 (14.78%) Software Developer
5 12 (10.43%) Web Developer
6 11 (9.57%) Senior Developer
7 10 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (7.83%) Test Analyst
9 8 (6.96%) C++ Developer
9 8 (6.96%) C++ Software Developer
10 7 (6.09%) Automation Test Analyst
10 7 (6.09%) Automation Analyst
10 7 (6.09%) Test Engineer
11 6 (5.22%) Graduate
11 6 (5.22%) IT Support
11 6 (5.22%) Mobile Software Engineer
12 5 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
12 5 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.70%) HTML
2 28 (24.35%) CSS
3 22 (19.13%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (13.04%) jQuery
5 14 (12.17%) HTML5
6 12 (10.43%) Django
7 11 (9.57%) Web Services
8 10 (8.70%) REST
9 6 (5.22%) CSS3
9 6 (5.22%) RESTful
9 6 (5.22%) XML
10 5 (4.35%) POSIX
10 5 (4.35%) Dojo
10 5 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (3.48%) JSON
11 4 (3.48%) LAMP
12 3 (2.61%) Spring
12 3 (2.61%) .NET
13 2 (1.74%) JavaSpaces
13 2 (1.74%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 35 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 16 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (13.04%) Algorithms
4 12 (10.43%) Mathematics
5 8 (6.96%) Device Driver
5 8 (6.96%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (6.09%) Physics
6 7 (6.09%) Informatics
7 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
8 5 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (4.35%) Statistics
8 5 (4.35%) Mobile App
8 5 (4.35%) Blog
8 5 (4.35%) User Experience
9 4 (3.48%) Robotics
9 4 (3.48%) Biology
9 4 (3.48%) LIMS
10 3 (2.61%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (1.74%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (1.74%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 52 (45.22%) Linux
2 22 (19.13%) Android
3 18 (15.65%) Windows
4 9 (7.83%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (6.96%) UNIX
6 6 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.35%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.61%) Windows Phone
8 3 (2.61%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.87%) OpenWrt
9 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (46.09%) Software Engineering
2 45 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.65%) TDD
4 16 (13.91%) OO
5 14 (12.17%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (10.43%) Scrum
7 10 (8.70%) Automated Testing
7 10 (8.70%) BDD
7 10 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.83%) Project Management
9 8 (6.96%) ITIL
9 8 (6.96%) Test Automation
9 8 (6.96%) Memory Management
10 7 (6.09%) Product Management
10 7 (6.09%) Web Application Development
10 7 (6.09%) Asset Management
11 6 (5.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 6 (5.22%) UML
11 6 (5.22%) OOD
11 6 (5.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 39 (33.91%) Java
1 39 (33.91%) C
2 35 (30.43%) Python
3 30 (26.09%) Ruby
4 28 (24.35%) JavaScript
5 24 (20.87%) SQL
6 19 (16.52%) C++
7 15 (13.04%) Perl
8 8 (6.96%) Golang
9 5 (4.35%) R
9 5 (4.35%) Haskell
9 5 (4.35%) Scala
10 3 (2.61%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.61%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.74%) Tcl
11 2 (1.74%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.74%) Erlang
11 2 (1.74%) PHP
12 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.87%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (33.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.87%) PhD
2 1 (0.87%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (0.87%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) QA
1 1 (0.87%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 11 (9.57%) KVM
2 10 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.83%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.83%) Xen
4 8 (6.96%) Docker
5 6 (5.22%) XenServer
6 5 (4.35%) LXC
6 5 (4.35%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 5 (4.35%) QEMU
7 3 (2.61%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.61%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.74%) Firmware
8 2 (1.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) Mesos
2 4 (3.48%) Nessus
3 3 (2.61%) SCCM
3 3 (2.61%) Puppet
3 3 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.74%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.74%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (8.70%) Oracle
1 10 (8.70%) VMware
1 10 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.22%) Qualys
2 6 (5.22%) Citrix
3 5 (4.35%) Pegasus
4 3 (2.61%) Apple
4 3 (2.61%) Cisco
4 3 (2.61%) Red Gate
4 3 (2.61%) HP
4 3 (2.61%) Dell
5 2 (1.74%) SAP
6 1 (0.87%) IBM
6 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.87%) Perforce
6 1 (0.87%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.87%) GFI Software
6 1 (0.87%) Marketo
6 1 (0.87%) Rapid7
6 1 (0.87%) Google
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