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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 133 147 127
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 137 126 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.95% 1.72% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.06% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 115 107 112
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
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
5987 6107 5629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.16% 83.30% 82.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4850 4874 4542
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,090 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +11 54 £60,000 -7.69% 9
Cambridgeshire -9 39 £40,000 - 8
Essex +28 35 £51,459 +28.64% 7
Suffolk -13 7 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Norfolk +12 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Bedfordshire +2 1 £75,000 +30.43%
Open Source
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (48.55%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (45.65%) JavaScript
3 119 (43.12%) Java
4 112 (40.58%) HTML
5 105 (38.04%) Software Engineering
6 97 (35.14%) Degree
7 95 (34.42%) CSS
8 93 (33.70%) Oracle
9 78 (28.26%) C#
10 69 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 66 (23.91%) Scrum
12 64 (23.19%) Microsoft
13 63 (22.83%) SQL
13 63 (22.83%) jQuery
14 60 (21.74%) Linux
15 59 (21.38%) TDD
16 58 (21.01%) .NET
17 55 (19.93%) Web Services
17 55 (19.93%) SOA
17 55 (19.93%) Ajax
18 54 (19.57%) Web Development
18 54 (19.57%) XML
18 54 (19.57%) MVC
19 51 (18.48%) NUnit
19 51 (18.48%) Puppet
20 50 (18.12%) Jenkins
21 49 (17.75%) HTML5
21 49 (17.75%) Mathematics
21 49 (17.75%) E-Commerce
22 47 (17.03%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 35 (12.68%) Node.js
2 33 (11.96%) Elasticsearch
3 32 (11.59%) WebLogic
4 30 (10.87%) WebSphere
5 25 (9.06%) JBoss
6 6 (2.17%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.17%) OpenStack
6 6 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.81%) CMS
8 4 (1.45%) Apache
8 4 (1.45%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.09%) Liferay
9 3 (1.09%) WordPress
10 2 (0.72%) Drupal
10 2 (0.72%) nginx
10 2 (0.72%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.36%) Confluence
11 1 (0.36%) SAS
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 46 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.81%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (5.80%) OpenShift
2 10 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.62%) GitHub
3 7 (2.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (1.45%) Google App Engine
4 4 (1.45%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.36%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.99%) OSPF
2 9 (3.26%) Internet
3 8 (2.90%) HTTP
4 7 (2.54%) VPN
4 7 (2.54%) Wireless
5 6 (2.17%) Asterisk PBX
5 6 (2.17%) BGP
5 6 (2.17%) Firewall
5 6 (2.17%) Junos
5 6 (2.17%) MPLS
5 6 (2.17%) PBX
5 6 (2.17%) SSL
5 6 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (1.81%) LAN
6 5 (1.81%) SNMP
6 5 (1.81%) WAN
7 4 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (1.45%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.72%) NAS
9 1 (0.36%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.30%) NoSQL
2 40 (14.49%) Oracle Database
3 35 (12.68%) Couchbase
4 32 (11.59%) Relational Database
5 26 (9.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 25 (9.06%) MySQL
6 25 (9.06%) SQL Server
7 23 (8.33%) MongoDB
8 21 (7.61%) RDBMS
9 17 (6.16%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (5.43%) Redis
11 11 (3.99%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (3.62%) GIS
12 10 (3.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (3.62%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (2.17%) Big Data
13 6 (2.17%) DB2
14 4 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 51 (18.48%) NUnit
2 50 (18.12%) Jenkins
3 43 (15.58%) Selenium
4 39 (14.13%) Git (software)
5 33 (11.96%) TeamCity
6 22 (7.97%) Moq
6 22 (7.97%) Rhino Mocks
7 14 (5.07%) JIRA
7 14 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (4.71%) Eclipse
8 13 (4.71%) Maven
8 13 (4.71%) Visual Studio
9 12 (4.35%) JUnit
10 11 (3.99%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (3.62%) NetBeans
12 8 (2.90%) Cucumber
13 6 (2.17%) PHPUnit
14 5 (1.81%) SpecFlow
15 4 (1.45%) Ant
15 4 (1.45%) Grunt
General
1 27 (9.78%) Games
2 18 (6.52%) Finance
3 12 (4.35%) Marketing
4 7 (2.54%) Retail
5 6 (2.17%) Banking
5 6 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.36%) Advertising
7 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 153 (55.43%) Developer
2 62 (22.46%) Java Developer
3 57 (20.65%) Senior Developer
4 47 (17.03%) Software Engineer
5 46 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 43 (15.58%) .NET Developer
6 43 (15.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (10.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 25 (9.06%) Architect
9 24 (8.70%) Programmer
10 23 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
10 23 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 23 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (7.97%) Java Programmer
11 22 (7.97%) Web Developer
12 21 (7.61%) Lead Developer
13 20 (7.25%) Administrator
13 20 (7.25%) Java Engineer
14 19 (6.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 19 (6.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (40.58%) HTML
2 95 (34.42%) CSS
3 63 (22.83%) jQuery
4 58 (21.01%) .NET
5 55 (19.93%) Ajax
5 55 (19.93%) Web Services
6 54 (19.57%) XML
7 49 (17.75%) HTML5
8 47 (17.03%) AngularJS
9 45 (16.30%) J2EE
10 44 (15.94%) CSS3
11 35 (12.68%) ASP.NET
12 33 (11.96%) WCF
13 32 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 32 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 32 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API
13 32 (11.59%) RabbitMQ
13 32 (11.59%) WebSockets
14 25 (9.06%) XSLT
15 22 (7.97%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 69 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 49 (17.75%) Mathematics
3 25 (9.06%) Algorithms
4 19 (6.88%) Physics
5 18 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.71%) Client/Server
7 12 (4.35%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.90%) Blog
8 8 (2.90%) Device Driver
9 6 (2.17%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (2.17%) PKI
10 5 (1.81%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.81%) PMI
10 5 (1.81%) SWIFT
10 5 (1.81%) User Experience
11 3 (1.09%) Biology
11 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.72%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 60 (21.74%) Linux
2 37 (13.41%) Unix
3 13 (4.71%) Embedded Linux
3 13 (4.71%) Windows
4 5 (1.81%) Debian
5 4 (1.45%) Android
5 4 (1.45%) CoreOS
6 3 (1.09%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.72%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.72%) OpenBSD
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.36%) AIX
8 1 (0.36%) Fedora
8 1 (0.36%) HPUX
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (48.55%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (38.04%) Software Engineering
3 66 (23.91%) Scrum
4 59 (21.38%) TDD
5 55 (19.93%) SOA
6 54 (19.57%) MVC
6 54 (19.57%) Web Development
7 49 (17.75%) E-Commerce
8 45 (16.30%) SDLC
9 40 (14.49%) Multithreading
10 35 (12.68%) Mobile Development
11 33 (11.96%) Low Latency
11 33 (11.96%) OO
11 33 (11.96%) OOD
12 26 (9.42%) Mentoring
12 26 (9.42%) OOP
12 26 (9.42%) Unit Testing
13 25 (9.06%) BDD
14 24 (8.70%) Configuration Management
15 16 (5.80%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 126 (45.65%) JavaScript
2 119 (43.12%) Java
3 78 (28.26%) C#
4 63 (22.83%) SQL
5 42 (15.22%) PL/SQL
6 38 (13.77%) C++
7 34 (12.32%) Python
8 24 (8.70%) C
9 22 (7.97%) Objective-C
9 22 (7.97%) Perl
10 16 (5.80%) PHP
10 16 (5.80%) Ruby
11 14 (5.07%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.54%) Embedded C
12 7 (2.54%) Embedded C++
13 5 (1.81%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.72%) R
15 1 (0.36%) Clojure
15 1 (0.36%) Go
15 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 97 (35.14%) Degree
2 6 (2.17%) CCIE
2 6 (2.17%) CCNP
2 6 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.81%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.72%) PhD
5 1 (0.36%) CWNA
5 1 (0.36%) ISEB
5 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.90%) QA
2 5 (1.81%) ISO 8583
2 5 (1.81%) ISO20022
2 5 (1.81%) SEPA
3 4 (1.45%) JTAG
4 1 (0.36%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 6 (2.17%) Ceph
2 5 (1.81%) pfSense
3 2 (0.72%) Docker
3 2 (0.72%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 2 (0.72%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 51 (18.48%) Puppet
2 5 (1.81%) Cacti
2 5 (1.81%) Nagios
2 5 (1.81%) RANCID
2 5 (1.81%) SmokePing
3 4 (1.45%) Ansible
3 4 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.72%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.36%) Bacula
5 1 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 93 (33.70%) Oracle
2 64 (23.19%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.99%) Juniper
4 10 (3.62%) Cisco
5 8 (2.90%) Google
5 8 (2.90%) IBM
6 6 (2.17%) TIBCO
7 5 (1.81%) Aruba
7 5 (1.81%) F5
7 5 (1.81%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.81%) SolarWinds
7 5 (1.81%) Splunk
7 5 (1.81%) Sun
8 4 (1.45%) Foundry
8 4 (1.45%) Lauterbach
8 4 (1.45%) VMware
8 4 (1.45%) VocaLink
9 3 (1.09%) Adobe
9 3 (1.09%) Zend
10 2 (0.72%) EPiServer
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