The first 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 80 74 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 61 65 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.55% 2.75% 2.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.45% 9.33% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 45 65 59
Average salary £38,000 £57,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.91% +18.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £79,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
819 697 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.22% 29.46% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 614 588 757
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
East of England

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 11 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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 -11 51 £39,000 -33.61% 13
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 58 (58.00%) Linux
2 45 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (44.00%) Python
4 39 (39.00%) HTML
4 39 (39.00%) Ruby
5 34 (34.00%) Computer Science
6 32 (32.00%) Java
6 32 (32.00%) Perl
6 32 (32.00%) CSS
7 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
8 29 (29.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 28 (28.00%) C
9 28 (28.00%) OO
10 26 (26.00%) MySQL
11 25 (25.00%) jQuery
12 24 (24.00%) Django
12 24 (24.00%) Degree
13 23 (23.00%) Software Engineering
13 23 (23.00%) NoSQL
14 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
15 20 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
15 20 (20.00%) Node.js
16 19 (19.00%) MongoDB
16 19 (19.00%) C++
17 18 (18.00%) Windows
18 16 (16.00%) OOD
18 16 (16.00%) Git (software)
19 15 (15.00%) HTML5
19 15 (15.00%) Blog
19 15 (15.00%) Management Information System

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 20 (20.00%) Node.js
2 8 (8.00%) Apache
3 4 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.00%) IIS
5 2 (2.00%) CMS
6 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.00%) MS Project
2 5 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.00%) InDesign
3 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) SaaS
2 4 (4.00%) PaaS
2 4 (4.00%) IaaS
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) LAN
1 7 (7.00%) WAN
2 6 (6.00%) Internet
2 6 (6.00%) Wireless
3 5 (5.00%) SSH
3 5 (5.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (4.00%) Firewall
5 3 (3.00%) SAN
5 3 (3.00%) iSCSI
5 3 (3.00%) NAS
6 2 (2.00%) VPN
6 2 (2.00%) SS7
6 2 (2.00%) NGN
7 1 (1.00%) 2G
7 1 (1.00%) 3G
7 1 (1.00%) SSL
7 1 (1.00%) GSM
7 1 (1.00%) SNMP
7 1 (1.00%) UMTS
7 1 (1.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.00%) MySQL
2 23 (23.00%) NoSQL
3 20 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (19.00%) MongoDB
5 9 (9.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.00%) SQLite
8 1 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.00%) Xcode
2 3 (3.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.00%) Subversion
4 1 (1.00%) Maven
4 1 (1.00%) JIRA
4 1 (1.00%) Selenium
4 1 (1.00%) TestNG
4 1 (1.00%) CppUnit
4 1 (1.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.00%) LLVM
4 1 (1.00%) Valgrind
4 1 (1.00%) GCC
4 1 (1.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.00%) Grunt
4 1 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.00%) JUnit
General
1 9 (9.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.00%) Games
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (58.00%) Developer
2 21 (21.00%) Software Developer
3 18 (18.00%) Web Developer
4 16 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 14 (14.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Analyst
7 8 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 7 (7.00%) Consultant
9 6 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Security Consultant
10 5 (5.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Principal Software Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Ruby Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Principal Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) Service Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Business Analyst
12 3 (3.00%) C++ Developer
12 3 (3.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (39.00%) HTML
2 32 (32.00%) CSS
3 29 (29.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 25 (25.00%) jQuery
5 24 (24.00%) Django
6 15 (15.00%) HTML5
7 14 (14.00%) Web Services
8 11 (11.00%) Spring
9 10 (10.00%) XML
10 9 (9.00%) SOAP
10 9 (9.00%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (9.00%) RESTful
11 7 (7.00%) CSS3
11 7 (7.00%) OAuth
11 7 (7.00%) JSP
11 7 (7.00%) OpenID
12 6 (6.00%) J2EE
12 6 (6.00%) XSL
12 6 (6.00%) XSLT
12 6 (6.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (34.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.00%) Blog
2 15 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 13 (13.00%) Mathematics
4 10 (10.00%) Informatics
5 9 (9.00%) Robotics
5 9 (9.00%) Biology
6 6 (6.00%) iPhone
6 6 (6.00%) Statistics
6 6 (6.00%) Device Driver
7 5 (5.00%) LIMS
7 5 (5.00%) Physics
7 5 (5.00%) PKI
7 5 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (4.00%) IPTV
8 4 (4.00%) Cryptography
9 3 (3.00%) Replication
10 2 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (2.00%) Streaming Video
10 2 (2.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 58 (58.00%) Linux
2 18 (18.00%) Windows
3 12 (12.00%) Android
4 11 (11.00%) UNIX
5 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (7.00%) Apple iOS
7 6 (6.00%) Solaris
8 5 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (4.00%) Windows Phone
10 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.00%) Debian
11 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (28.00%) OO
3 23 (23.00%) Software Engineering
4 16 (16.00%) OOD
5 10 (10.00%) Scrum
5 10 (10.00%) Project Management
5 10 (10.00%) Bioinformatics
5 10 (10.00%) Product Management
6 9 (9.00%) Content Management
6 9 (9.00%) MVC
7 8 (8.00%) Validation
8 7 (7.00%) DevOps
9 6 (6.00%) Automated Testing
10 5 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.00%) Multithreading
10 5 (5.00%) Migration
10 5 (5.00%) Extreme Programming
10 5 (5.00%) Information Security
10 5 (5.00%) DNA
10 5 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 44 (44.00%) Python
2 39 (39.00%) Ruby
3 32 (32.00%) Java
3 32 (32.00%) Perl
4 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
5 28 (28.00%) C
6 19 (19.00%) C++
7 13 (13.00%) PHP
8 8 (8.00%) SQL
9 7 (7.00%) VB
9 7 (7.00%) PL/SQL
9 7 (7.00%) Tcl
10 6 (6.00%) C#
11 5 (5.00%) Haskell
11 5 (5.00%) PowerShell
11 5 (5.00%) Scala
11 5 (5.00%) Bash Shell
11 5 (5.00%) R
11 5 (5.00%) Golang
11 5 (5.00%) AWK
Qualifications
1 24 (24.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.00%) PhD
2 5 (5.00%) CISSP
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.00%) KVM
4 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.00%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) OpenSSO
1 7 (7.00%) Puppet
1 7 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.00%) Nessus
2 4 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.00%) SCOM
3 1 (1.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.00%) Oracle
2 9 (9.00%) VMware
2 9 (9.00%) Red Gate
3 5 (5.00%) CA
4 4 (4.00%) HP
4 4 (4.00%) Dell
4 4 (4.00%) Apple
5 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.00%) Zend
7 1 (1.00%) Coverity
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco
7 1 (1.00%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £35,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cantab Capital Partners
Salary: Very Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-50k
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £DOE + share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £26,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago