The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 95 92 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 39 50 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.87% 2.17% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.58% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33 41 58
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1780 1941 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 85.29% 84.17% 83.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1547 1445
Average salary £43,627 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.05% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 38 £40,000 +5.26% 7
Peterborough +2 1 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 49 (62.82%) Software Engineering
2 39 (50.00%) HTML
3 37 (47.44%) Degree
4 35 (44.87%) JavaScript
5 32 (41.03%) Java
5 32 (41.03%) C++
6 29 (37.18%) SQL
6 29 (37.18%) Computer Science
7 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (32.05%) Linux
8 25 (32.05%) Mathematics
9 24 (30.77%) Algorithms
9 24 (30.77%) CSS
10 20 (25.64%) jQuery
11 19 (24.36%) SDLC
11 19 (24.36%) J2EE
12 18 (23.08%) C
13 17 (21.79%) C#
13 17 (21.79%) Perl
14 15 (19.23%) SOAP
14 15 (19.23%) XML
14 15 (19.23%) Scrum
14 15 (19.23%) Physics
15 14 (17.95%) Git (software)
15 14 (17.95%) Web Services
16 13 (16.67%) JDBC
16 13 (16.67%) JSP
16 13 (16.67%) MySQL
16 13 (16.67%) Visual Studio
16 13 (16.67%) Shell Script

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (5.13%) CMS
2 3 (3.85%) WordPress
3 2 (2.56%) Apache
3 2 (2.56%) Drupal
3 2 (2.56%) nginx
3 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) GitHub
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.28%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) HTTP
2 6 (7.69%) Wireless
3 5 (6.41%) Internet
3 5 (6.41%) LAN
3 5 (6.41%) OSPF
3 5 (6.41%) SNMP
3 5 (6.41%) VPN
3 5 (6.41%) WAN
3 5 (6.41%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) MySQL
2 10 (12.82%) GIS
3 9 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (10.26%) MongoDB
4 8 (10.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 13 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 11 (14.10%) Maven
4 10 (12.82%) Selenium
4 10 (12.82%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (5.13%) Grunt
6 2 (2.56%) Bower
6 2 (2.56%) gulp
6 2 (2.56%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.56%) Xdebug
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Continuum
7 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.28%) JIRA
7 1 (1.28%) JUnit
7 1 (1.28%) NUnit
7 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
1 8 (10.26%) Marketing
2 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.41%) Banking
3 5 (6.41%) Electronics
4 1 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (48.72%) Developer
2 20 (25.64%) Software Engineer
3 15 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Computer Scientist
6 8 (10.26%) Junior
6 8 (10.26%) Junior Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Junior Java Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 7 (8.97%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (7.69%) C Developer
8 6 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) UI Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Embedded C Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Embedded Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Network Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Graduate
10 4 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (50.00%) HTML
2 24 (30.77%) CSS
3 20 (25.64%) jQuery
4 19 (24.36%) J2EE
5 15 (19.23%) SOAP
5 15 (19.23%) XML
6 14 (17.95%) Web Services
7 13 (16.67%) JDBC
7 13 (16.67%) JSP
8 8 (10.26%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
10 5 (6.41%) HTML5
11 4 (5.13%) Sass
12 3 (3.85%) REST
13 2 (2.56%) .NET
13 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
13 2 (2.56%) Symfony
13 2 (2.56%) Twig
13 2 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 1 (1.28%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (37.18%) Computer Science
2 25 (32.05%) Mathematics
3 24 (30.77%) Algorithms
4 15 (19.23%) Physics
5 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (16.67%) Client/Server
6 8 (10.26%) Blog
6 8 (10.26%) Device Driver
7 5 (6.41%) Mobile App
7 5 (6.41%) PMI
8 3 (3.85%) Data Structures
9 2 (2.56%) e-Learning
9 2 (2.56%) Smartphone
9 2 (2.56%) User Experience
10 1 (1.28%) Biology
10 1 (1.28%) Chemistry
10 1 (1.28%) IPTV
10 1 (1.28%) Life Science
10 1 (1.28%) Proteomics
10 1 (1.28%) STB
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Linux
2 13 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (7.69%) Unix
4 3 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.28%) Windows
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.82%) Software Engineering
2 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (24.36%) SDLC
4 15 (19.23%) Scrum
5 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (14.10%) OO
7 10 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (12.82%) Kanban
8 9 (11.54%) Mentoring
8 9 (11.54%) Web Development
9 8 (10.26%) Coaching
10 6 (7.69%) Code Coverage
10 6 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.69%) Integration Testing
10 6 (7.69%) Multithreading
10 6 (7.69%) Software Testing
10 6 (7.69%) UML
10 6 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) JavaScript
2 32 (41.03%) C++
2 32 (41.03%) Java
3 29 (37.18%) SQL
4 18 (23.08%) C
5 17 (21.79%) C#
5 17 (21.79%) Perl
6 13 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 9 (11.54%) Ruby
8 8 (10.26%) PHP
9 6 (7.69%) Python
10 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.28%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.28%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.28%) R
Qualifications
1 37 (47.44%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) JTAG
2 1 (1.28%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Cacti
1 5 (6.41%) Nagios
1 5 (6.41%) RANCID
1 5 (6.41%) SmokePing
2 1 (1.28%) Ansible
2 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Oracle
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.41%) Cisco
3 5 (6.41%) F5
3 5 (6.41%) Juniper
3 5 (6.41%) SolarWinds
3 5 (6.41%) Splunk
3 5 (6.41%) Sun
4 4 (5.13%) Lauterbach
5 3 (3.85%) Adobe
6 2 (2.56%) EPiServer
6 2 (2.56%) Google
6 2 (2.56%) Zend
7 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.28%) VMware
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