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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 96 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 26 43 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.59% 2.21% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 2.58% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 37 50
Median salary £40,250 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £47,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-1.58% +2.71%

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
1386 1667 1924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 84.87% 85.49% 84.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1330 1528
Median salary £46,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,779 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire 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 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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -15 22 £39,000 -2.50% 10
Peterborough -11 1 £46,500 +32.85% 1
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 37 (48.68%) Python
2 35 (46.05%) Software Engineering
3 34 (44.74%) Linux
4 30 (39.47%) C++
5 25 (32.89%) Java
5 25 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (30.26%) C#
6 23 (30.26%) Windows
7 19 (25.00%) C
8 18 (23.68%) Degree
9 17 (22.37%) HTML
10 16 (21.05%) Computer Science
10 16 (21.05%) User Experience
11 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
12 14 (18.42%) Ruby
13 13 (17.11%) Finance
13 13 (17.11%) Web Services
13 13 (17.11%) PHP
14 12 (15.79%) CSS
14 12 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (14.47%) Git (software)
15 11 (14.47%) Wireless
16 10 (13.16%) Telecoms
16 10 (13.16%) MySQL
16 10 (13.16%) Selenium
16 10 (13.16%) JIRA
17 9 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
17 9 (11.84%) GitHub
18 8 (10.53%) XML
18 8 (10.53%) Virtual Team

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (6.58%) WordPress
2 3 (3.95%) Apache
2 3 (3.95%) nginx
2 3 (3.95%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.32%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (11.84%) GitHub
2 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.26%) Office 365
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.63%) Google Play
5 1 (1.32%) IaaS
5 1 (1.32%) PaaS
5 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) Wireless
2 4 (5.26%) HTTP
2 4 (5.26%) SAN
2 4 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (3.95%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.95%) Firewall
3 3 (3.95%) Internet
3 3 (3.95%) LDAP
3 3 (3.95%) SSL
3 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.95%) WPA
4 2 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.32%) Intelligent Network
5 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) MySQL
2 6 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.95%) Big Data
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.16%) JIRA
2 10 (13.16%) Selenium
3 7 (9.21%) JUnit
3 7 (9.21%) Subversion
4 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.58%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.58%) NUnit
5 5 (6.58%) WebDriver
6 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.95%) Buildbot
7 3 (3.95%) GCC
7 3 (3.95%) TestNG
8 2 (2.63%) Android Studio
8 2 (2.63%) AppVeyor
8 2 (2.63%) Gradle
8 2 (2.63%) NCrunch
8 2 (2.63%) Ranorex
8 2 (2.63%) RSpec
8 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.58%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (6.58%) Publishing
4 4 (5.26%) Games
5 2 (2.63%) Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (32.89%) Software Engineer
2 18 (23.68%) Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Graduate
4 11 (14.47%) Embedded Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 10 (13.16%) C++ Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Architect
7 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.89%) C++ Software Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Wireless Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Senior Architect
9 5 (6.58%) Services Director
9 5 (6.58%) UI Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.37%) HTML
2 13 (17.11%) Web Services
3 12 (15.79%) CSS
4 8 (10.53%) XML
5 5 (6.58%) .NET
5 5 (6.58%) HTML5
5 5 (6.58%) JSON
5 5 (6.58%) MFC
5 5 (6.58%) Qt
5 5 (6.58%) Qt Quick
5 5 (6.58%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (3.95%) Gherkin
6 3 (3.95%) LAMP
6 3 (3.95%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (3.95%) LLVM
6 3 (3.95%) RESTful
6 3 (3.95%) SAML
7 2 (2.63%) Ajax
7 2 (2.63%) J2SE
7 2 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Computer Science
1 16 (21.05%) User Experience
2 8 (10.53%) Virtual Team
3 5 (6.58%) Device Driver
3 5 (6.58%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (6.58%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.58%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.58%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.58%) Raspberry Pi
4 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.26%) Physics
5 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.95%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.63%) Fintech
6 2 (2.63%) iPad
6 2 (2.63%) iPhone
6 2 (2.63%) Statistics
7 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (44.74%) Linux
2 23 (30.26%) Windows
3 6 (7.89%) Android
3 6 (7.89%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Unix
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.95%) CentOS
5 3 (3.95%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.05%) Software Engineering
2 25 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (9.21%) Open Source Development
4 7 (9.21%) Presales
4 7 (9.21%) Web Development
5 6 (7.89%) BDD
5 6 (7.89%) DevOps
5 6 (7.89%) Embedded Software Development
5 6 (7.89%) ITIL
5 6 (7.89%) Prototyping
5 6 (7.89%) Test Scripting
6 5 (6.58%) MVC
6 5 (6.58%) OO
6 5 (6.58%) Scrum
6 5 (6.58%) Service Management
6 5 (6.58%) SOA
6 5 (6.58%) Software Testing
6 5 (6.58%) Test Automation
6 5 (6.58%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) Python
2 30 (39.47%) C++
3 25 (32.89%) Java
4 23 (30.26%) C#
5 19 (25.00%) C
6 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
7 14 (18.42%) Ruby
8 13 (17.11%) PHP
9 7 (9.21%) SQL
10 5 (6.58%) Bash Shell
11 4 (5.26%) Perl
12 3 (3.95%) OCaml
12 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
13 2 (2.63%) Embedded C
13 2 (2.63%) Embedded C++
13 2 (2.63%) F#
13 2 (2.63%) Haskell
14 1 (1.32%) AppleScript
14 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.32%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (23.68%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Firmware
2 5 (6.58%) Docker
3 4 (5.26%) NFS
3 4 (5.26%) QEMU
3 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.95%) KVM
4 3 (3.95%) Samba
5 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.32%) GFS2
6 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Ansible
2 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.95%) Puppet
2 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (5.26%) VMware
2 3 (3.95%) CheckPoint
2 3 (3.95%) Google
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.63%) RedGate
4 1 (1.32%) Apple
4 1 (1.32%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.32%) Dell
4 1 (1.32%) Facebook
4 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.32%) Talend
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