The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 153 119 138
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +19
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 106 155 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.43% 2.01% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 2.50% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 104 128 98
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6066 6197 5716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 82.08% 80.20% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5099 5015 4821
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Open Source
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Open Source Salary Trend in the East of England

Open Source
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in the East of England

Open Source
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Hertfordshire +18 69 £55,000 - 14
Cambridgeshire -27 31 £46,250 +23.33% 19
Suffolk -5 3 £48,750 +39.28% 2
Norfolk +10 1 £20,000 -20.00%
Bedfordshire +9 1 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Essex -13 1 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 134 (62.62%) JavaScript
2 122 (57.01%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (44.39%) jQuery
4 90 (42.06%) HTML
5 89 (41.59%) Selenium
6 87 (40.65%) CSS
7 84 (39.25%) MVC
8 78 (36.45%) Java
9 73 (34.11%) SQL
10 72 (33.64%) Oracle
11 71 (33.18%) TDD
12 68 (31.78%) Software Engineering
13 67 (31.31%) SOA
14 66 (30.84%) Linux
15 65 (30.37%) Scrum
16 61 (28.50%) Microsoft
16 61 (28.50%) Web Development
16 61 (28.50%) Degree
17 58 (27.10%) XML
18 56 (26.17%) Web Services
18 56 (26.17%) C#
19 55 (25.70%) HTML5
20 54 (25.23%) CSS3
20 54 (25.23%) Mobile Development
21 53 (24.77%) .NET
21 53 (24.77%) NUnit
22 51 (23.83%) NoSQL
23 50 (23.36%) MySQL
24 48 (22.43%) PHP
24 48 (22.43%) Git (software)

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 32 (14.95%) SharePoint
2 21 (9.81%) WebLogic
3 20 (9.35%) JBoss
3 20 (9.35%) WebSphere
4 16 (7.48%) Node.js
5 15 (7.01%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (3.27%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.34%) Apache
8 4 (1.87%) CMS
8 4 (1.87%) Drupal
9 3 (1.40%) WordPress
9 3 (1.40%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.40%) IIS
10 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.93%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.47%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.47%) nginx
11 1 (0.47%) GlassFish
Applications
1 46 (21.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.07%) OpenShift
3 12 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.87%) SaaS
5 2 (0.93%) HP Helion
5 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.34%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.40%) SSL
2 3 (1.40%) Wireless
3 2 (0.93%) HTTP
4 1 (0.47%) Internet
4 1 (0.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (23.83%) NoSQL
2 50 (23.36%) MySQL
3 22 (10.28%) MongoDB
4 21 (9.81%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (7.48%) Couchbase
6 15 (7.01%) SQL Server
7 14 (6.54%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.80%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.34%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.93%) DB2
11 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 89 (41.59%) Selenium
2 53 (24.77%) NUnit
3 48 (22.43%) Git (software)
4 39 (18.22%) Jenkins
5 36 (16.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 36 (16.82%) TeamCity
5 36 (16.82%) JUnit
6 21 (9.81%) Maven
7 18 (8.41%) Ant
8 17 (7.94%) JIRA
9 15 (7.01%) Cucumber
10 11 (5.14%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.34%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (2.34%) Moq
12 4 (1.87%) Mockito
12 4 (1.87%) jMock
13 3 (1.40%) Mercurial
13 3 (1.40%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.40%) Subversion
14 2 (0.93%) JMeter
General
1 8 (3.74%) Retail
2 7 (3.27%) Finance
3 6 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.34%) Games
5 3 (1.40%) Automotive
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 145 (67.76%) Developer
2 59 (27.57%) Software Engineer
3 46 (21.50%) Senior Developer
4 39 (18.22%) .NET Developer
4 39 (18.22%) C# Developer
4 39 (18.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (17.76%) Java Developer
6 33 (15.42%) Senior C# Developer
6 33 (15.42%) Senior .NET Developer
7 28 (13.08%) PHP Developer
8 25 (11.68%) Java Software Engineer
9 24 (11.21%) Architect
10 23 (10.75%) Web Developer
11 21 (9.81%) ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (9.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (9.35%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 19 (8.88%) .NET Web Developer
13 19 (8.88%) C# Web Developer
14 18 (8.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (8.41%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (44.39%) jQuery
2 90 (42.06%) HTML
3 87 (40.65%) CSS
4 58 (27.10%) XML
5 56 (26.17%) Web Services
6 55 (25.70%) HTML5
7 54 (25.23%) CSS3
8 53 (24.77%) .NET
9 40 (18.69%) Ajax
10 39 (18.22%) ASP.NET
11 38 (17.76%) WCF
12 37 (17.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 36 (16.82%) WebSockets
14 33 (15.42%) XSLT
15 32 (14.95%) Silverlight
16 28 (13.08%) REST
16 28 (13.08%) AngularJS
17 27 (12.62%) SOAP
18 26 (12.15%) Symfony
18 26 (12.15%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.69%) Computer Science
2 35 (16.36%) Mathematics
3 24 (11.21%) Algorithms
4 22 (10.28%) Blog
5 18 (8.41%) GIS
6 11 (5.14%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.74%) Public Cloud
8 7 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.80%) IVR
10 4 (1.87%) NHS
10 4 (1.87%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.47%) Wiki
12 1 (0.47%) Remote Sensing
12 1 (0.47%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.47%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.47%) STB
12 1 (0.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 66 (30.84%) Linux
2 25 (11.68%) Android
3 21 (9.81%) Apple iOS
4 20 (9.35%) Windows
5 11 (5.14%) UNIX
6 6 (2.80%) Ubuntu
6 6 (2.80%) AIX
7 5 (2.34%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (2.34%) Debian
8 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.47%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (57.01%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (39.25%) MVC
3 71 (33.18%) TDD
4 68 (31.78%) Software Engineering
5 67 (31.31%) SOA
6 65 (30.37%) Scrum
7 61 (28.50%) Web Development
8 54 (25.23%) Mobile Development
9 42 (19.63%) Multithreading
10 36 (16.82%) Low Latency
10 36 (16.82%) OOD
11 30 (14.02%) Mentoring
12 24 (11.21%) OOP
12 24 (11.21%) OO
13 22 (10.28%) API Integration
14 21 (9.81%) Coaching
15 20 (9.35%) Kanban
16 18 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (8.41%) E-Commerce
17 13 (6.07%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 134 (62.62%) JavaScript
2 78 (36.45%) Java
3 73 (34.11%) SQL
4 56 (26.17%) C#
5 48 (22.43%) PHP
6 45 (21.03%) Ruby
7 41 (19.16%) Python
8 39 (18.22%) PL/SQL
9 36 (16.82%) Objective-C
10 9 (4.21%) C++
10 9 (4.21%) C
11 8 (3.74%) Perl
12 5 (2.34%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.93%) Go
13 2 (0.93%) Scala
13 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.47%) VBScript
14 1 (0.47%) VB
14 1 (0.47%) Jython
14 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (28.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.47%) ISEB
2 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.87%) QA
2 3 (1.40%) JTAG
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.87%) Docker
2 2 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.93%) QEMU
2 2 (0.93%) KVM
3 1 (0.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (12.15%) Puppet
2 6 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.93%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.47%) SCCM
4 1 (0.47%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 72 (33.64%) Oracle
2 61 (28.50%) Microsoft
3 27 (12.62%) Zend
4 7 (3.27%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.34%) VMware
6 4 (1.87%) Veeam
6 4 (1.87%) HP
6 4 (1.87%) Citrix
7 3 (1.40%) IBM
7 3 (1.40%) Google
7 3 (1.40%) Lauterbach
8 1 (0.47%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.47%) hybris
8 1 (0.47%) VocaLink
8 1 (0.47%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.47%) BMC
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Car allowance total Package £103,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum £100k+ package including bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 9 days ago