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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 90 71 85
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 36 74 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.67% 3.00% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 3.61% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33 54 59
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,800 £54,250 £80,000
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
1778 2048 1879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.43% 83.05% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1635 1593
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -22 35 £45,000 +18.42% 7
Peterborough - 1 £31,250 -
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (61.25%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (46.25%) Degree
2 37 (46.25%) Computer Science
3 34 (42.50%) JavaScript
4 32 (40.00%) Java
4 32 (40.00%) Linux
4 32 (40.00%) jQuery
5 30 (37.50%) Python
6 28 (35.00%) HTML
6 28 (35.00%) Ruby
7 26 (32.50%) Software Engineering
8 24 (30.00%) MySQL
8 24 (30.00%) Mentoring
9 23 (28.75%) SQL
10 22 (27.50%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (27.50%) MongoDB
10 22 (27.50%) Algorithms
11 21 (26.25%) Scrum
12 20 (25.00%) CSS
13 19 (23.75%) Oracle
13 19 (23.75%) OO
13 19 (23.75%) NoSQL
13 19 (23.75%) Mathematics
13 19 (23.75%) Selenium
14 18 (22.50%) Blog
14 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
14 18 (22.50%) Jenkins
15 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (21.25%) Ruby on Rails
15 17 (21.25%) Coaching

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (15.00%) 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%) SSL
1 3 (3.75%) Internet
1 3 (3.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.25%) 802.11
2 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.25%) Wireless
2 1 (1.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.00%) MySQL
2 22 (27.50%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (27.50%) MongoDB
3 19 (23.75%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.25%) Neo4j
5 5 (6.25%) MariaDB
5 5 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (6.25%) CouchDB
6 3 (3.75%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (23.75%) Selenium
2 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 18 (22.50%) Jenkins
3 14 (17.50%) Maven
4 5 (6.25%) JUnit
5 3 (3.75%) Bugzilla
5 3 (3.75%) NUnit
5 3 (3.75%) LLVM
5 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.75%) GCC
6 2 (2.50%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.50%) JIRA
7 1 (1.25%) jMock
7 1 (1.25%) TestNG
7 1 (1.25%) Subversion
7 1 (1.25%) JMeter
7 1 (1.25%) Mockito
7 1 (1.25%) Calabash
7 1 (1.25%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
1 5 (6.25%) Games
2 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Publishing
4 1 (1.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 46 (57.50%) Developer
2 21 (26.25%) Software Engineer
3 16 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 16 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 12 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Systems Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Open Source Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Administrator
9 3 (3.75%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.75%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.75%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Junior
9 3 (3.75%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (40.00%) jQuery
2 28 (35.00%) HTML
3 20 (25.00%) CSS
4 17 (21.25%) Ruby on Rails
5 15 (18.75%) Web Services
6 9 (11.25%) HTML5
7 7 (8.75%) REST
8 5 (6.25%) POSIX
9 4 (5.00%) XML
9 4 (5.00%) RESTful
10 3 (3.75%) JSON
10 3 (3.75%) Gherkin
10 3 (3.75%) .NET
10 3 (3.75%) J2EE
11 2 (2.50%) Java RMI
11 2 (2.50%) JavaSpaces
11 2 (2.50%) Akka
11 2 (2.50%) gevent
11 2 (2.50%) Twisted
12 1 (1.25%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 37 (46.25%) Computer Science
2 22 (27.50%) Algorithms
3 19 (23.75%) Mathematics
4 18 (22.50%) Blog
5 15 (18.75%) GIS
6 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (6.25%) NHS
7 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 5 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (6.25%) Physics
7 5 (6.25%) Statistics
7 5 (6.25%) Informatics
8 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.50%) Internet of Things
10 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.25%) Wiki
10 1 (1.25%) Remote Sensing
10 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (7.50%) Android
3 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.75%) UNIX
4 2 (2.50%) Windows
5 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.25%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (61.25%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.50%) Software Engineering
3 24 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 21 (26.25%) Scrum
5 19 (23.75%) OO
6 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (21.25%) Coaching
7 16 (20.00%) Kanban
8 10 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (8.75%) DevOps
10 6 (7.50%) Web Application Development
11 5 (6.25%) Test Scripting
11 5 (6.25%) Test Automation
11 5 (6.25%) Memory Management
11 5 (6.25%) Hidden Markov Model
11 5 (6.25%) Game Theory
11 5 (6.25%) Gibbs Sampling
11 5 (6.25%) Data Analysis
11 5 (6.25%) Bioinformatics
11 5 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 34 (42.50%) JavaScript
2 32 (40.00%) Java
3 30 (37.50%) Python
4 28 (35.00%) Ruby
5 23 (28.75%) SQL
6 15 (18.75%) C
7 13 (16.25%) Perl
8 8 (10.00%) C++
8 8 (10.00%) Go
9 6 (7.50%) Bash Shell
10 5 (6.25%) R
10 5 (6.25%) Haskell
11 2 (2.50%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.50%) Scala
12 1 (1.25%) Erlang
12 1 (1.25%) C#
12 1 (1.25%) PHP
12 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (46.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.25%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (1.25%) GIAC
2 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) KVM
2 8 (10.00%) Docker
3 5 (6.25%) LXC
3 5 (6.25%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 5 (6.25%) Xen
4 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.75%) QEMU
6 2 (2.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (1.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Mesos
2 3 (3.75%) Puppet
2 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) Oracle
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.25%) Pegasus
4 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.00%) VMware
4 4 (5.00%) HP
4 4 (5.00%) Citrix
4 4 (5.00%) Veeam
5 2 (2.50%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.25%) Qualys
6 1 (1.25%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.25%) GFI Software
6 1 (1.25%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.25%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.25%) Perforce
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Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £3000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k dep. on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £26000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
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