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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 86 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 44 59 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.02% 2.46% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 3.01% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 39 40 75
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £27,414 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,250 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1783 1962 1927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.68% 81.65% 78.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1496 1580 1670
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +11 44 £45,000 - 10
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 46 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (50.60%) Computer Science
3 41 (49.40%) Degree
4 38 (45.78%) Linux
5 34 (40.96%) Java
6 32 (38.55%) JavaScript
7 31 (37.35%) Python
8 29 (34.94%) Software Engineering
8 29 (34.94%) Ruby
9 28 (33.73%) jQuery
9 28 (33.73%) HTML
10 27 (32.53%) MySQL
11 26 (31.33%) Mentoring
12 23 (27.71%) MongoDB
13 22 (26.51%) SQL
13 22 (26.51%) Algorithms
14 21 (25.30%) PostgreSQL
15 20 (24.10%) OO
15 20 (24.10%) CSS
15 20 (24.10%) NoSQL
15 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
16 19 (22.89%) Ruby on Rails
17 18 (21.69%) C
17 18 (21.69%) Oracle
18 17 (20.48%) Perl
18 17 (20.48%) Scrum
18 17 (20.48%) Mathematics
19 16 (19.28%) Blog
19 16 (19.28%) Coaching
20 14 (16.87%) Web Services

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 13 (15.66%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.61%) Apache
3 2 (2.41%) IIS
3 2 (2.41%) nginx
3 2 (2.41%) Node.js
4 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) SaaS
2 2 (2.41%) HP Helion
2 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) HTTP
2 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.61%) SSL
2 3 (3.61%) Internet
3 2 (2.41%) SNMP
4 1 (1.20%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.20%) 802.11
4 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.20%) Wireless
4 1 (1.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.53%) MySQL
2 23 (27.71%) MongoDB
3 21 (25.30%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (24.10%) NoSQL
5 10 (12.05%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.02%) MariaDB
6 5 (6.02%) Neo4j
6 5 (6.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (6.02%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
2 14 (16.87%) Jenkins
2 14 (16.87%) Selenium
3 11 (13.25%) Maven
4 5 (6.02%) GCC
5 4 (4.82%) LLVM
5 4 (4.82%) JUnit
5 4 (4.82%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.41%) NUnit
6 2 (2.41%) JIRA
6 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.20%) Mockito
7 1 (1.20%) GDB
7 1 (1.20%) jMock
7 1 (1.20%) TestNG
7 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.02%) Games
3 3 (3.61%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Publishing
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 49 (59.04%) Developer
2 24 (28.92%) Software Engineer
3 15 (18.07%) Software Developer
3 15 (18.07%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 12 (14.46%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.23%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Open Source Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (4.82%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Systems Developer
8 4 (4.82%) C++ Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.61%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (33.73%) HTML
1 28 (33.73%) jQuery
2 20 (24.10%) CSS
3 19 (22.89%) Ruby on Rails
4 14 (16.87%) Web Services
5 10 (12.05%) HTML5
6 7 (8.43%) REST
7 6 (7.23%) RESTful
8 5 (6.02%) POSIX
9 4 (4.82%) Spring
9 4 (4.82%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (3.61%) Django
10 3 (3.61%) JSON
10 3 (3.61%) XML
10 3 (3.61%) J2EE
11 2 (2.41%) Java RMI
11 2 (2.41%) .NET
11 2 (2.41%) JavaSpaces
11 2 (2.41%) LAMP
11 2 (2.41%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 42 (50.60%) Computer Science
2 22 (26.51%) Algorithms
3 17 (20.48%) Mathematics
4 16 (19.28%) Blog
5 11 (13.25%) GIS
6 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (7.23%) Physics
8 5 (6.02%) Statistics
8 5 (6.02%) Informatics
8 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
8 5 (6.02%) NHS
8 5 (6.02%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
9 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (3.61%) LIMS
10 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
10 3 (3.61%) Robotics
10 3 (3.61%) Biology
11 2 (2.41%) Internet of Things
12 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (45.78%) Linux
2 7 (8.43%) Android
3 5 (6.02%) Windows
4 3 (3.61%) UNIX
5 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.20%) OpenWrt
6 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.94%) Software Engineering
3 26 (31.33%) Mentoring
4 20 (24.10%) OO
5 17 (20.48%) Scrum
6 16 (19.28%) Coaching
7 13 (15.66%) Kanban
8 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (9.64%) TDD
9 8 (9.64%) DevOps
10 7 (8.43%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (8.43%) SDLC
11 6 (7.23%) Web Application Development
12 5 (6.02%) Memory Management
12 5 (6.02%) Hidden Markov Model
12 5 (6.02%) Game Theory
12 5 (6.02%) Gibbs Sampling
12 5 (6.02%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (6.02%) UML
12 5 (6.02%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.96%) Java
2 32 (38.55%) JavaScript
3 31 (37.35%) Python
4 29 (34.94%) Ruby
5 22 (26.51%) SQL
6 18 (21.69%) C
7 17 (20.48%) Perl
8 11 (13.25%) C++
9 8 (9.64%) Go
10 6 (7.23%) Bash Shell
11 5 (6.02%) R
11 5 (6.02%) Haskell
12 2 (2.41%) Erlang
12 2 (2.41%) Scala
12 2 (2.41%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.20%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.20%) PHP
13 1 (1.20%) Rust
Qualifications
1 41 (49.40%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) PhD
2 1 (1.20%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (1.20%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) KVM
2 8 (9.64%) Docker
3 5 (6.02%) LXC
3 5 (6.02%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 5 (6.02%) Xen
4 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.82%) QEMU
5 2 (2.41%) Firmware
5 2 (2.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Mesos
2 3 (3.61%) Puppet
2 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.41%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.20%) Nagios
4 1 (1.20%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Oracle
2 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.02%) Pegasus
4 4 (4.82%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.82%) VMware
4 4 (4.82%) HP
4 4 (4.82%) Citrix
4 4 (4.82%) Veeam
5 2 (2.41%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.20%) Qualys
6 1 (1.20%) GFI Software
6 1 (1.20%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.20%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.20%) Perforce
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Peterborough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Salary competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension, medical, life insurance, etc.
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Peterborough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Package + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Peterborough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Peterborough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago