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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
England / East of England
Rank 147 135 140
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 93 132 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.59% 1.93% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 2.26% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 74 123 111
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +2.71%

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
5100 5851 6042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.05% 85.73% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4210 4793 4816
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +2 39 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Cambridgeshire -15 24 £36,500 -8.75% 11
Essex +8 18 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Bedfordshire +20 7 £60,000 -20.00% 1
Suffolk +8 4 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Norfolk -15 1 £34,000 +4.61%
Open Source
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 94 (45.85%) Linux
2 86 (41.95%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (38.54%) Software Engineering
4 68 (33.17%) Java
5 65 (31.71%) JavaScript
6 57 (27.80%) HTML
7 51 (24.88%) CSS
7 51 (24.88%) Python
8 49 (23.90%) DevOps
9 48 (23.41%) Degree
10 45 (21.95%) C#
11 44 (21.46%) Computer Science
12 39 (19.02%) OO
13 37 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (17.07%) Relational Database
14 35 (17.07%) C++
15 34 (16.59%) Oracle
16 32 (15.61%) Finance
16 32 (15.61%) C
16 32 (15.61%) Git (software)
17 31 (15.12%) .NET
18 30 (14.63%) Windows
18 30 (14.63%) Ruby
19 29 (14.15%) WebLogic
20 28 (13.66%) JBoss
20 28 (13.66%) Ajax
20 28 (13.66%) Puppet
21 27 (13.17%) Scrum
21 27 (13.17%) E-Commerce
21 27 (13.17%) MVC

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (14.15%) WebLogic
2 28 (13.66%) JBoss
3 22 (10.73%) WebSphere
4 20 (9.76%) Apache
5 18 (8.78%) SharePoint
6 11 (5.37%) OpenStack
7 9 (4.39%) WordPress
8 8 (3.90%) CMS
9 6 (2.93%) Joomla!
10 5 (2.44%) IIS
10 5 (2.44%) nginx
11 4 (1.95%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.46%) NServiceBus
12 3 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (1.46%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.49%) Confluence
13 1 (0.49%) Drupal
13 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.49%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (2.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.49%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (9.27%) Office 365
3 10 (4.88%) GitHub
4 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.44%) Google Analytics
6 4 (1.95%) AdWords
6 4 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.46%) SaaS
8 2 (0.98%) Google Play
9 1 (0.49%) IaaS
9 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.37%) Wireless
2 9 (4.39%) SAN
3 8 (3.90%) HTTP
4 6 (2.93%) DNS
4 6 (2.93%) Firewall
5 5 (2.44%) Ethernet
5 5 (2.44%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.95%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.46%) Internet
7 3 (1.46%) LDAP
7 3 (1.46%) SSL
7 3 (1.46%) WPA
8 2 (0.98%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.98%) VoIP
9 1 (0.49%) Intelligent Network
9 1 (0.49%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.49%) LAN
9 1 (0.49%) Skype
9 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.07%) Relational Database
2 23 (11.22%) MySQL
3 22 (10.73%) Oracle Database
4 20 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (8.78%) Redis
6 12 (5.85%) SQL Server
7 11 (5.37%) MongoDB
7 11 (5.37%) RDBMS
8 9 (4.39%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.41%) GIS
10 5 (2.44%) Big Data
11 4 (1.95%) JasperReports
12 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.46%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.98%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.98%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.49%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.49%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.49%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 32 (15.61%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.78%) Jenkins
2 18 (8.78%) JIRA
3 16 (7.80%) Selenium
4 15 (7.32%) JUnit
5 12 (5.85%) TeamCity
6 10 (4.88%) GitLab
6 10 (4.88%) Subversion
7 8 (3.90%) NUnit
8 7 (3.41%) ClearQuest
8 7 (3.41%) CruiseControl
8 7 (3.41%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.41%) FishEye
8 7 (3.41%) Hudson
9 6 (2.93%) Maven
9 6 (2.93%) WebDriver
10 5 (2.44%) Ant
11 4 (1.95%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.95%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.46%) GCC
General
1 32 (15.61%) Finance
2 15 (7.32%) Marketing
3 11 (5.37%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.88%) Banking
5 8 (3.90%) Games
5 8 (3.90%) Publishing
6 7 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.93%) Retail
8 4 (1.95%) Advertising
8 4 (1.95%) Legal
9 2 (0.98%) Law
10 1 (0.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 81 (39.51%) Developer
2 42 (20.49%) Software Engineer
3 33 (16.10%) Senior Developer
4 25 (12.20%) Java Developer
5 23 (11.22%) Architect
6 22 (10.73%) Agile Developer
6 22 (10.73%) Agile Java Developer
7 21 (10.24%) J2EE Developer
7 21 (10.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 21 (10.24%) Oracle Developer
7 21 (10.24%) Programmer
8 20 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
9 18 (8.78%) J2EE Programmer
9 18 (8.78%) Java Programmer
10 17 (8.29%) Senior Agile Developer
10 17 (8.29%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 17 (8.29%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 17 (8.29%) Senior Java Programmer
10 17 (8.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 17 (8.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (27.80%) HTML
2 51 (24.88%) CSS
3 31 (15.12%) .NET
4 28 (13.66%) Ajax
5 26 (12.68%) Swing
6 23 (11.22%) Web Services
7 22 (10.73%) AngularJS
8 21 (10.24%) ASP.NET
8 21 (10.24%) J2EE
9 19 (9.27%) HTML5
10 18 (8.78%) Middleware
11 17 (8.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (7.80%) XML
13 15 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails
14 13 (6.34%) JSON
15 11 (5.37%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (4.88%) jQuery
16 10 (4.88%) Memcached
16 10 (4.88%) REST
16 10 (4.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 44 (21.46%) Computer Science
2 20 (9.76%) User Experience
3 12 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.90%) N-Tier
5 8 (3.90%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.93%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.44%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (2.44%) Physics
7 5 (2.44%) Raspberry Pi
8 4 (1.95%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.95%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.95%) Social Media
9 3 (1.46%) Blog
9 3 (1.46%) Linked Data
9 3 (1.46%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.46%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 94 (45.85%) Linux
2 30 (14.63%) Windows
3 9 (4.39%) Android
4 8 (3.90%) CentOS
4 8 (3.90%) Unix
5 6 (2.93%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (2.93%) Solaris
6 5 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.95%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.46%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (41.95%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (38.54%) Software Engineering
3 49 (23.90%) DevOps
4 39 (19.02%) OO
5 37 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (13.17%) E-Commerce
6 27 (13.17%) MVC
6 27 (13.17%) Scrum
7 26 (12.68%) OOP
7 26 (12.68%) Web Development
8 18 (8.78%) Open Source Development
8 18 (8.78%) SOA
9 16 (7.80%) Mobile Development
9 16 (7.80%) TDD
10 14 (6.83%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (6.34%) Configuration Management
11 13 (6.34%) Front End Development
12 11 (5.37%) SDLC
12 11 (5.37%) Test Scripting
13 10 (4.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 68 (33.17%) Java
2 65 (31.71%) JavaScript
3 51 (24.88%) Python
4 45 (21.95%) C#
5 35 (17.07%) C++
6 32 (15.61%) C
7 30 (14.63%) Ruby
8 26 (12.68%) PHP
9 20 (9.76%) SQL
10 9 (4.39%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.39%) Perl
11 5 (2.44%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.95%) Go
12 4 (1.95%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.46%) Haskell
13 3 (1.46%) OCaml
13 3 (1.46%) Rust
13 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.46%) VB
14 2 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (23.41%) Degree
2 7 (3.41%) SC Cleared
2 7 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.98%) PhD
4 1 (0.49%) CISSP
4 1 (0.49%) GSEC
4 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.93%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (8.29%) Docker
2 13 (6.34%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.88%) Dovecot
4 8 (3.90%) Firmware
5 6 (2.93%) KVM
5 6 (2.93%) QEMU
5 6 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.95%) NFS
7 3 (1.46%) Samba
7 3 (1.46%) Xen
8 2 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.49%) GFS2
9 1 (0.49%) HDFS
9 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.49%) LXC
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.49%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (13.66%) Puppet
2 19 (9.27%) Ansible
3 17 (8.29%) HAProxy
4 8 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.95%) Terraform
6 3 (1.46%) Grafana
6 3 (1.46%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.49%) Mesos
7 1 (0.49%) Packer
7 1 (0.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (16.59%) Oracle
2 15 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.85%) Google
4 9 (4.39%) IBM
5 8 (3.90%) Atlassian
6 7 (3.41%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.93%) Sun
7 6 (2.93%) VMware
8 5 (2.44%) Adobe
8 5 (2.44%) Facebook
9 4 (1.95%) Twitter
9 4 (1.95%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.46%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.46%) Zend
11 2 (0.98%) Intel
11 2 (0.98%) RedGate
11 2 (0.98%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.49%) Tableau
12 1 (0.49%) Talend
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