The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 113 105 137
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +32
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 224 319 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.23% 2.53% 1.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.42% 5.43% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 201 255 214
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4130 5872 5573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.15% 46.48% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3435 4849 4766
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Open Source
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the City of London region.

Open Source Salary Trend in the City of London

Open Source
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in the City of London

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 224 (46.47%) Java
2 221 (45.85%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (25.73%) BDD
4 123 (25.52%) TDD
5 118 (24.48%) Finance
6 115 (23.86%) Linux
7 107 (22.20%) Python
7 107 (22.20%) HTML
8 104 (21.58%) JavaScript
9 102 (21.16%) SQL
10 99 (20.54%) PHP
11 94 (19.50%) Selenium
12 79 (16.39%) CSS
13 75 (15.56%) Degree
14 74 (15.35%) MySQL
14 74 (15.35%) WebDriver
15 71 (14.73%) C#
16 70 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
17 65 (13.49%) Git (software)
18 62 (12.86%) Spring
19 61 (12.66%) Ruby
19 61 (12.66%) QA
19 61 (12.66%) Scrum
19 61 (12.66%) HTML5
20 58 (12.03%) Perl
20 58 (12.03%) Computer Science
21 57 (11.83%) E-Commerce
21 57 (11.83%) Cucumber
22 55 (11.41%) UNIX
22 55 (11.41%) MVC

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 33 (6.85%) Apache
2 29 (6.02%) CMS
3 23 (4.77%) Drupal
3 23 (4.77%) SharePoint
4 21 (4.36%) Node.js
5 19 (3.94%) MS Exchange
6 17 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (3.11%) nginx
7 15 (3.11%) Tomcat
8 14 (2.90%) IIS
9 11 (2.28%) Apache Pig
10 7 (1.45%) JBoss
11 5 (1.04%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.83%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.83%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.62%) Confluence
13 3 (0.62%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.62%) K2 blackpearl
13 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.62%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 19 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.28%) MS Office
2 11 (2.28%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.83%) MS Project
4 3 (0.62%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 5 (1.04%) Magento
2 3 (0.62%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.41%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.21%) Odoo
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.21%) AquaLogic BPM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.21%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.73%) GitHub
3 16 (3.32%) SaaS
4 9 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.24%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.04%) PaaS
6 5 (1.04%) Amazon EMR
6 5 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.62%) Joyent
8 3 (0.62%) Office 365
9 2 (0.41%) IaaS
9 2 (0.41%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.85%) HTTP
2 31 (6.43%) Internet
3 17 (3.53%) DNS
4 10 (2.07%) LDAP
4 10 (2.07%) IMAP
5 9 (1.87%) iSCSI
5 9 (1.87%) DHCP
5 9 (1.87%) SMTP
6 8 (1.66%) Firewall
7 7 (1.45%) MRTG
8 5 (1.04%) Network Security
9 3 (0.62%) Skype
9 3 (0.62%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.62%) VPN
9 3 (0.62%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.41%) SNMP
10 2 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (0.21%) NX-OS
11 1 (0.21%) NAS
11 1 (0.21%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (15.35%) MySQL
2 50 (10.37%) MongoDB
3 45 (9.34%) SQL Server
4 42 (8.71%) NoSQL
5 34 (7.05%) Relational Database
5 34 (7.05%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (6.22%) Hadoop
7 26 (5.39%) Big Data
8 15 (3.11%) Redis
9 12 (2.49%) QlikView
9 12 (2.49%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.45%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.45%) SQLite
10 7 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.24%) Mahout
11 6 (1.24%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.04%) Impala
12 5 (1.04%) HBase
12 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.83%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 94 (19.50%) Selenium
2 74 (15.35%) WebDriver
3 65 (13.49%) Git (software)
4 57 (11.83%) Cucumber
5 48 (9.96%) Jenkins
6 41 (8.51%) JUnit
7 29 (6.02%) Maven
8 27 (5.60%) JMeter
9 21 (4.36%) JIRA
10 19 (3.94%) Subversion
11 17 (3.53%) SoapUI
12 16 (3.32%) Calabash
13 13 (2.70%) SpecFlow
13 13 (2.70%) PHPUnit
13 13 (2.70%) Appium
14 12 (2.49%) TeamCity
15 11 (2.28%) Bitbucket
15 11 (2.28%) Spock
15 11 (2.28%) TestNG
16 10 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 118 (24.48%) Finance
2 36 (7.47%) Games
3 31 (6.43%) Banking
4 29 (6.02%) Law
5 23 (4.77%) Marketing
6 12 (2.49%) Advertising
7 10 (2.07%) Billing
8 9 (1.87%) Retail
9 8 (1.66%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.24%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.04%) Back Office
12 3 (0.62%) Front Office
13 2 (0.41%) Publishing
13 2 (0.41%) Legal
13 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.41%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.21%) Automotive
14 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 218 (45.23%) Developer
2 53 (11.00%) Senior Developer
3 51 (10.58%) Java Developer
4 42 (8.71%) Analyst
5 34 (7.05%) Test Analyst
5 34 (7.05%) PHP Developer
6 29 (6.02%) Tester
6 29 (6.02%) Web Developer
7 25 (5.19%) Administrator
8 22 (4.56%) Systems Administrator
9 21 (4.36%) Architect
10 19 (3.94%) Test Engineer
11 17 (3.53%) AWS Developer
12 16 (3.32%) Senior PHP Developer
12 16 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
13 15 (3.11%) Automation Analyst
13 15 (3.11%) Team Leader
13 15 (3.11%) Software Engineer
14 14 (2.90%) Software Developer
14 14 (2.90%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (22.20%) HTML
2 79 (16.39%) CSS
3 62 (12.86%) Spring
4 61 (12.66%) HTML5
5 43 (8.92%) Web Services
6 42 (8.71%) Hibernate
6 42 (8.71%) RESTful
7 40 (8.30%) REST
7 40 (8.30%) CSS3
8 36 (7.47%) .NET
9 34 (7.05%) jQuery
10 28 (5.81%) Symfony
10 28 (5.81%) LAMP
10 28 (5.81%) J2EE
11 26 (5.39%) SOAP
12 25 (5.19%) JSON
13 22 (4.56%) XML
14 20 (4.15%) AngularJS
15 19 (3.94%) Struts
16 18 (3.73%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.03%) Computer Science
2 35 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (6.02%) Mobile App
4 27 (5.60%) User Experience
5 14 (2.90%) Visualisation
6 13 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.49%) Statistics
7 12 (2.49%) Hedge funds
8 11 (2.28%) Mathematics
8 11 (2.28%) iPhone
9 10 (2.07%) W3C
9 10 (2.07%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.24%) BBC
10 6 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.24%) Economics
10 6 (1.24%) Blog
10 6 (1.24%) Social Network
11 5 (1.04%) Physics
11 5 (1.04%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 115 (23.86%) Linux
2 55 (11.41%) UNIX
3 45 (9.34%) Windows
4 33 (6.85%) Android
5 31 (6.43%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.90%) Ubuntu
7 12 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.87%) Solaris
9 5 (1.04%) CentOS
10 4 (0.83%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.41%) Debian
11 2 (0.41%) VMS
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.21%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (45.85%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (25.73%) BDD
3 123 (25.52%) TDD
4 70 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (12.66%) Scrum
6 57 (11.83%) E-Commerce
7 55 (11.41%) MVC
8 54 (11.20%) OO
9 48 (9.96%) Software Engineering
10 42 (8.71%) Analytics
10 42 (8.71%) Test Automation
11 37 (7.68%) DevOps
12 32 (6.64%) Web Development
13 31 (6.43%) Pair Programming
13 31 (6.43%) Configuration Management
14 28 (5.81%) Project Management
15 23 (4.77%) Automated Testing
16 21 (4.36%) Automation Testing
16 21 (4.36%) Unit Testing
17 17 (3.53%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 224 (46.47%) Java
2 107 (22.20%) Python
3 104 (21.58%) JavaScript
4 102 (21.16%) SQL
5 99 (20.54%) PHP
6 71 (14.73%) C#
7 61 (12.66%) Ruby
8 58 (12.03%) Perl
9 42 (8.71%) Scala
10 23 (4.77%) Groovy
11 19 (3.94%) Bash Shell
11 19 (3.94%) Shell Script
12 16 (3.32%) Objective-C
13 15 (3.11%) C++
14 13 (2.70%) Clojure
14 13 (2.70%) PowerShell
15 11 (2.28%) R
15 11 (2.28%) Apple Swift
16 10 (2.07%) C
16 10 (2.07%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 75 (15.56%) Degree
2 6 (1.24%) PhD
2 6 (1.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.83%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.62%) ISEB
5 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (12.66%) QA
2 10 (2.07%) WCAG
3 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.41%) Basel II
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.41%) SLA
4 2 (0.41%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (3.53%) Varnish
2 16 (3.32%) NFS
3 12 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.87%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.87%) Terminal Services
5 7 (1.45%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.04%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.83%) iptables
8 3 (0.62%) HDFS
8 3 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.41%) KVM
10 1 (0.21%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.21%) Docker
10 1 (0.21%) QEMU
10 1 (0.21%) NDS
10 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 35 (7.26%) Puppet
2 28 (5.81%) Nagios
3 17 (3.53%) Cacti
4 16 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (3.11%) ZABBIX
6 12 (2.49%) Vagrant
7 10 (2.07%) TeamSite
8 9 (1.87%) Sysprep
8 9 (1.87%) Tivoli
9 6 (1.24%) SmokePing
10 3 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.62%) Munin
10 3 (0.62%) Oozie
10 3 (0.62%) Ambari
10 3 (0.62%) OpenView
11 2 (0.41%) Cobbler
11 2 (0.41%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.21%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.21%) Ansible
12 1 (0.21%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 43 (8.92%) Oracle
2 31 (6.43%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.53%) Red Hat
4 14 (2.90%) VMware
4 14 (2.90%) Google
5 13 (2.70%) Facebook
5 13 (2.70%) NetApp
6 10 (2.07%) FatWire
6 10 (2.07%) Interwoven
7 8 (1.66%) HP
7 8 (1.66%) Sybase
8 7 (1.45%) Splunk
8 7 (1.45%) Apple
9 6 (1.24%) Cisco
9 6 (1.24%) Zend
9 6 (1.24%) Tableau
10 5 (1.04%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.04%) IBM
11 4 (0.83%) Citrix
11 4 (0.83%) Siebel
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benifit, Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + shares experience dependent
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 50K to 60K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 65-75k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k, £15k Bonus, Pension, Discou
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51886.00 - £61745.00 per annum + GBP 4000 Retention Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago