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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 99 66 90
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +24
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 33 86 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.56% 3.47% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 4.23% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 66 43
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £79,000
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 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
1752 2035 1809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.95% 82.19% 80.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1513 1611 1533
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -28 32 £47,500 +26.66% 12
Peterborough - 1 £31,250 - 3
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 51 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (51.25%) JavaScript
3 38 (47.50%) jQuery
4 34 (42.50%) Degree
5 32 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 28 (35.00%) Java
6 28 (35.00%) Linux
7 27 (33.75%) Ruby
7 27 (33.75%) Mentoring
8 26 (32.50%) Software Engineering
8 26 (32.50%) SQL
8 26 (32.50%) HTML
9 25 (31.25%) CSS
10 24 (30.00%) Scrum
11 23 (28.75%) Selenium
11 23 (28.75%) NoSQL
12 22 (27.50%) Blog
12 22 (27.50%) MySQL
13 21 (26.25%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (26.25%) Ruby on Rails
13 21 (26.25%) MongoDB
13 21 (26.25%) Coaching
13 21 (26.25%) Jenkins
13 21 (26.25%) Algorithms
14 20 (25.00%) Oracle
14 20 (25.00%) Python
15 18 (22.50%) Kanban
15 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
16 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (21.25%) Web Services

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (7.50%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.50%) nginx
2 2 (2.50%) Node.js
2 2 (2.50%) IIS
2 2 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.25%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.50%) HP Helion
2 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) HTTP
1 3 (3.75%) SSL
1 3 (3.75%) Wireless
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.75%) NoSQL
2 22 (27.50%) MySQL
3 21 (26.25%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (26.25%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (28.75%) Selenium
2 21 (26.25%) Jenkins
3 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
4 16 (20.00%) Maven
5 7 (8.75%) JUnit
6 4 (5.00%) NUnit
6 4 (5.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.75%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.50%) Mockito
8 2 (2.50%) LLVM
8 2 (2.50%) GCC
8 2 (2.50%) jMock
8 2 (2.50%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.25%) TestNG
9 1 (1.25%) JIRA
9 1 (1.25%) Subversion
9 1 (1.25%) JMeter
9 1 (1.25%) Calabash
9 1 (1.25%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (56.25%) Developer
2 23 (28.75%) Software Engineer
3 20 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 14 (17.50%) Java Developer
5 11 (13.75%) Software Developer
6 10 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Test Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Systems Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (3.75%) Principal Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Platform Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.75%) Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Administrator
10 3 (3.75%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (47.50%) jQuery
2 26 (32.50%) HTML
3 25 (31.25%) CSS
4 21 (26.25%) Ruby on Rails
5 17 (21.25%) Web Services
6 5 (6.25%) XML
6 5 (6.25%) J2EE
6 5 (6.25%) RESTful
7 4 (5.00%) Gherkin
8 3 (3.75%) .NET
9 2 (2.50%) JSON
9 2 (2.50%) Java RMI
9 2 (2.50%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.50%) Spring
9 2 (2.50%) JavaSpaces
9 2 (2.50%) Akka
9 2 (2.50%) gevent
9 2 (2.50%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.50%) Twisted
9 2 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (27.50%) Blog
3 21 (26.25%) Algorithms
4 17 (21.25%) GIS
5 16 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (7.50%) Mobile App
7 4 (5.00%) NHS
7 4 (5.00%) Device Driver
8 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.25%) Remote Sensing
9 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.25%) STB
9 1 (1.25%) IPTV
9 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.00%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (5.00%) Android
4 3 (3.75%) UNIX
5 2 (2.50%) Windows
6 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.75%) Mentoring
3 26 (32.50%) Software Engineering
4 24 (30.00%) Scrum
5 21 (26.25%) Coaching
6 18 (22.50%) Kanban
7 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (20.00%) OO
9 12 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (8.75%) DevOps
11 6 (7.50%) UML
11 6 (7.50%) TDD
11 6 (7.50%) Test Scripting
12 5 (6.25%) Software Testing
12 5 (6.25%) Web Development
12 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
12 5 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (6.25%) Test Automation
12 5 (6.25%) BDD
12 5 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.25%) JavaScript
2 28 (35.00%) Java
3 27 (33.75%) Ruby
4 26 (32.50%) SQL
5 20 (25.00%) Python
6 9 (11.25%) C++
6 9 (11.25%) C
7 6 (7.50%) Perl
8 5 (6.25%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.50%) Go
9 2 (2.50%) Scala
10 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 34 (42.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) JTAG
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.75%) Docker
3 2 (2.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (2.50%) QEMU
3 2 (2.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Puppet
1 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Oracle
2 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.00%) HP
3 4 (5.00%) Citrix
3 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.00%) VMware
3 4 (5.00%) Veeam
4 3 (3.75%) Lauterbach
5 1 (1.25%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.25%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum £100k+ package including bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits + bonus circa 100% of basic
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge, South East
EMBL
Salary: (monthly salary starting at £2,769.45 free of UK income tax plus mobility and other allowances where applicable)
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22500 - £35000 per annum + Package + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65 - £75 per annum + 25% package
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Peterborough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Peterborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37500 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago