The 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 90 108 95
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 43 37 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.03% 1.48% 2.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.04% 3.26% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 53
Average salary £46,500 £45,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.19% -17.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,138 £35,729 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £66,600 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
854 1134 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.36% 45.51% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 693 868 873
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +26 38 £45,000 -3.22% 14
Peterborough - 2 £55,000 -
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 47 (47.96%) Linux
2 42 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (38.78%) Degree
4 37 (37.76%) Software Engineering
5 36 (36.73%) Python
6 34 (34.69%) Computer Science
7 33 (33.67%) Java
8 32 (32.65%) MySQL
8 32 (32.65%) Ruby
9 30 (30.61%) HTML
10 28 (28.57%) C
11 27 (27.55%) MongoDB
12 26 (26.53%) JavaScript
13 24 (24.49%) PostgreSQL
13 24 (24.49%) NoSQL
14 23 (23.47%) CSS
14 23 (23.47%) Ruby on Rails
15 21 (21.43%) Android
16 20 (20.41%) Perl
17 19 (19.39%) SQL
17 19 (19.39%) jQuery
18 18 (18.37%) Algorithms
19 16 (16.33%) Mentoring
19 16 (16.33%) Git (software)
19 16 (16.33%) Windows
20 14 (14.29%) C++
20 14 (14.29%) OO
20 14 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
21 13 (13.27%) Mathematics
22 12 (12.24%) TDD

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (11.22%) OpenStack
2 9 (9.18%) Node.js
3 4 (4.08%) Apache
4 3 (3.06%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.06%) Lync
5 2 (2.04%) nginx
5 2 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.22%) SaaS
2 3 (3.06%) PaaS
2 3 (3.06%) IaaS
2 3 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.02%) HP Helion
4 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.02%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.12%) HTTP
3 5 (5.10%) Internet
4 4 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.06%) Firewall
5 3 (3.06%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (3.06%) SNMP
5 3 (3.06%) VPN
5 3 (3.06%) DNS
5 3 (3.06%) SSL
5 3 (3.06%) LAN
5 3 (3.06%) VoIP
5 3 (3.06%) WAN
5 3 (3.06%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.02%) SAN
6 1 (1.02%) 802.11
6 1 (1.02%) Wireless
6 1 (1.02%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.65%) MySQL
2 27 (27.55%) MongoDB
3 24 (24.49%) NoSQL
3 24 (24.49%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (12.24%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.10%) MariaDB
5 5 (5.10%) CouchDB
5 5 (5.10%) Neo4j
5 5 (5.10%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.06%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.02%) Big Data
7 1 (1.02%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 16 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.18%) Selenium
3 7 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.10%) GCC
4 5 (5.10%) Maven
4 5 (5.10%) JIRA
5 4 (4.08%) JUnit
5 4 (4.08%) Bugzilla
5 4 (4.08%) LLVM
6 3 (3.06%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.06%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.06%) TestNG
7 2 (2.04%) Subversion
8 1 (1.02%) GDB
8 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.02%) Apache Continuum
8 1 (1.02%) NUnit
General
1 10 (10.20%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Electronics
2 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.10%) Games
3 3 (3.06%) Marketing
4 2 (2.04%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) German Language
5 1 (1.02%) Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (41.84%) Developer
2 29 (29.59%) Software Engineer
3 13 (13.27%) Software Developer
4 11 (11.22%) Analyst
5 10 (10.20%) Web Developer
5 10 (10.20%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Test Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 7 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) IT Support
8 6 (6.12%) Mobile Software Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) C++ Software Developer
9 5 (5.10%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (5.10%) C++ Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Junior
10 4 (4.08%) Ruby Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.61%) HTML
2 23 (23.47%) CSS
2 23 (23.47%) Ruby on Rails
3 19 (19.39%) jQuery
4 11 (11.22%) HTML5
5 10 (10.20%) Django
6 8 (8.16%) Web Services
7 7 (7.14%) REST
8 5 (5.10%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (5.10%) RESTful
8 5 (5.10%) POSIX
9 4 (4.08%) LAMP
9 4 (4.08%) JSON
9 4 (4.08%) XML
10 3 (3.06%) .NET
10 3 (3.06%) Dojo
10 3 (3.06%) Spring
10 3 (3.06%) CSS3
11 2 (2.04%) Akka
11 2 (2.04%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 34 (34.69%) Computer Science
2 18 (18.37%) Algorithms
3 14 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (13.27%) Mathematics
5 9 (9.18%) Blog
6 7 (7.14%) Physics
6 7 (7.14%) Informatics
7 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
8 5 (5.10%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (5.10%) Statistics
8 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (4.08%) User Experience
9 4 (4.08%) Robotics
9 4 (4.08%) Biology
9 4 (4.08%) LIMS
10 3 (3.06%) GIS
10 3 (3.06%) Device Driver
10 3 (3.06%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
11 2 (2.04%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 47 (47.96%) Linux
2 21 (21.43%) Android
3 16 (16.33%) Windows
4 9 (9.18%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (7.14%) UNIX
6 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.10%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.06%) Windows Phone
8 3 (3.06%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.02%) OpenWrt
9 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.76%) Software Engineering
3 16 (16.33%) Mentoring
4 14 (14.29%) OO
5 12 (12.24%) TDD
5 12 (12.24%) Scrum
6 10 (10.20%) Coaching
7 9 (9.18%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.16%) Project Management
8 8 (8.16%) ITIL
9 7 (7.14%) Asset Management
10 6 (6.12%) BDD
10 6 (6.12%) DevOps
11 5 (5.10%) Hidden Markov Model
11 5 (5.10%) Game Theory
11 5 (5.10%) Gibbs Sampling
11 5 (5.10%) Test Scripting
11 5 (5.10%) Web Application Development
11 5 (5.10%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.10%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.73%) Python
2 33 (33.67%) Java
3 32 (32.65%) Ruby
4 28 (28.57%) C
5 26 (26.53%) JavaScript
6 20 (20.41%) Perl
7 19 (19.39%) SQL
8 14 (14.29%) C++
9 8 (8.16%) Go
10 7 (7.14%) Bash Shell
11 5 (5.10%) R
11 5 (5.10%) Haskell
12 3 (3.06%) Assembly Language
13 2 (2.04%) Tcl
13 2 (2.04%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.04%) Erlang
13 2 (2.04%) Scala
14 1 (1.02%) C#
14 1 (1.02%) PHP
14 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (38.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) PhD
2 1 (1.02%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (1.02%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
1 1 (1.02%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 11 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.20%) KVM
3 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
4 8 (8.16%) Docker
5 5 (5.10%) LXC
5 5 (5.10%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 5 (5.10%) Xen
6 4 (4.08%) QEMU
7 3 (3.06%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.06%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.04%) XenServer
8 2 (2.04%) Firmware
8 2 (2.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) Mesos
2 3 (3.06%) SCCM
2 3 (3.06%) Puppet
2 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.04%) Nagios
3 2 (2.04%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.02%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (11.22%) Oracle
1 11 (11.22%) VMware
2 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.10%) Pegasus
4 4 (4.08%) HP
5 3 (3.06%) Dell
5 3 (3.06%) Citrix
5 3 (3.06%) Cisco
5 3 (3.06%) Apple
5 3 (3.06%) Red Gate
6 2 (2.04%) WorldPay
6 2 (2.04%) SAP
7 1 (1.02%) IBM
7 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.02%) Perforce
7 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.02%) Google
7 1 (1.02%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.02%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.02%) Qualys
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