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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 163 133 154
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +21
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 104 151 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.37% 1.87% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 2.33% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 96 125 108
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
6217 6484 6231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 81.81% 80.15% 78.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5138 5351 5292
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +3 61 £53,750 -25.86% 11
Cambridgeshire -13 35 £45,000 +15.38% 24
Essex -10 5 £45,000 - 8
Suffolk -14 2 £33,750 -8.78% 3
Norfolk +6 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Open Source
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 119 (56.67%) JavaScript
2 107 (50.95%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (44.76%) HTML
4 88 (41.90%) jQuery
5 85 (40.48%) Java
6 83 (39.52%) MVC
7 81 (38.57%) CSS
8 71 (33.81%) Linux
9 70 (33.33%) Selenium
10 64 (30.48%) Oracle
10 64 (30.48%) Software Engineering
11 63 (30.00%) SQL
12 61 (29.05%) XML
13 60 (28.57%) HTML5
14 59 (28.10%) PHP
15 58 (27.62%) SOA
15 58 (27.62%) Web Development
15 58 (27.62%) Degree
16 57 (27.14%) MySQL
17 56 (26.67%) Python
18 55 (26.19%) TDD
19 54 (25.71%) Ruby
19 54 (25.71%) Git (software)
20 52 (24.76%) CSS3
20 52 (24.76%) Mobile Development
21 49 (23.33%) .NET
21 49 (23.33%) Microsoft
22 48 (22.86%) Scrum
23 46 (21.90%) Computer Science
24 44 (20.95%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (15.24%) WebLogic
2 31 (14.76%) WebSphere
3 27 (12.86%) SharePoint
4 25 (11.90%) JBoss
5 14 (6.67%) OpenStack
6 10 (4.76%) Apache
6 10 (4.76%) CMS
7 9 (4.29%) MQSeries
7 9 (4.29%) Drupal
8 8 (3.81%) WordPress
8 8 (3.81%) Node.js
9 7 (3.33%) Joomla!
9 7 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.90%) IIS
10 4 (1.90%) Umbraco
11 3 (1.43%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.95%) nginx
13 1 (0.48%) GlassFish
Applications
1 33 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) Magento
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.81%) OpenShift
4 6 (2.86%) SaaS
5 4 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.95%) HP Helion
6 2 (0.95%) PaaS
6 2 (0.95%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.76%) SSL
2 7 (3.33%) SSH
3 6 (2.86%) DAB
4 5 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.38%) HTTP
5 3 (1.43%) Internet
6 2 (0.95%) DNS
6 2 (0.95%) SNMP
6 2 (0.95%) DHCP
6 2 (0.95%) Firewall
7 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.48%) Wireless
7 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.48%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (27.14%) MySQL
2 39 (18.57%) NoSQL
3 23 (10.95%) MongoDB
3 23 (10.95%) Relational Database
4 21 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (5.71%) SQL Server
6 11 (5.24%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.29%) DB2
8 8 (3.81%) Couchbase
9 5 (2.38%) MariaDB
9 5 (2.38%) Neo4j
9 5 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.38%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.38%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.43%) NonStop SQL
11 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.95%) Big Data
12 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 70 (33.33%) Selenium
2 54 (25.71%) Git (software)
3 39 (18.57%) JUnit
4 38 (18.10%) NUnit
5 28 (13.33%) TeamCity
6 27 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (11.90%) Ant
8 24 (11.43%) Jenkins
9 23 (10.95%) JIRA
10 13 (6.19%) Maven
11 10 (4.76%) Cucumber
12 7 (3.33%) SpecFlow
13 6 (2.86%) Grunt
13 6 (2.86%) Mockito
13 6 (2.86%) jMock
14 5 (2.38%) GCC
15 4 (1.90%) LLVM
15 4 (1.90%) Bugzilla
16 2 (0.95%) Subversion
17 1 (0.48%) ArgoUML
General
1 18 (8.57%) Finance
2 7 (3.33%) Games
2 7 (3.33%) Retail
3 6 (2.86%) Marketing
3 6 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.86%) Automotive
4 3 (1.43%) Electronics
4 3 (1.43%) Banking
5 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.48%) Publishing
6 1 (0.48%) German Language
Job Titles
1 145 (69.05%) Developer
2 57 (27.14%) Software Engineer
3 56 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 38 (18.10%) Java Developer
5 28 (13.33%) PHP Developer
6 27 (12.86%) Senior C# Developer
6 27 (12.86%) Senior .NET Developer
6 27 (12.86%) .NET Developer
6 27 (12.86%) C# Developer
6 27 (12.86%) Architect
6 27 (12.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (12.38%) Java Software Engineer
8 23 (10.95%) Web Developer
9 21 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
10 15 (7.14%) Software Developer
10 15 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 14 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
11 14 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (44.76%) HTML
2 88 (41.90%) jQuery
3 81 (38.57%) CSS
4 61 (29.05%) XML
5 60 (28.57%) HTML5
6 52 (24.76%) CSS3
7 49 (23.33%) .NET
8 44 (20.95%) Web Services
9 33 (15.71%) Ajax
10 31 (14.76%) Laravel
11 29 (13.81%) WCF
11 29 (13.81%) ASP.NET
12 27 (12.86%) XSLT
12 27 (12.86%) Silverlight
12 27 (12.86%) WebSockets
12 27 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (12.38%) REST
13 26 (12.38%) JSON
14 25 (11.90%) Symfony
15 23 (10.95%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (21.90%) Computer Science
2 30 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 22 (10.48%) Algorithms
4 18 (8.57%) Blog
5 13 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (6.19%) Management Information System
6 11 (5.24%) GIS
7 10 (4.76%) Mobile App
7 10 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.33%) Public Cloud
8 7 (3.33%) PKI
9 6 (2.86%) Physics
9 6 (2.86%) SWIFT
10 5 (2.38%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (2.38%) Data Centre
10 5 (2.38%) Statistics
10 5 (2.38%) Informatics
10 5 (2.38%) NHS
11 4 (1.90%) IVR
12 3 (1.43%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 71 (33.81%) Linux
2 23 (10.95%) Windows
2 23 (10.95%) Android
3 18 (8.57%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.29%) UNIX
5 2 (0.95%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.95%) AIX
5 2 (0.95%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.48%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (50.95%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (39.52%) MVC
3 64 (30.48%) Software Engineering
4 58 (27.62%) SOA
4 58 (27.62%) Web Development
5 55 (26.19%) TDD
6 52 (24.76%) Mobile Development
7 48 (22.86%) Scrum
8 34 (16.19%) Mentoring
9 32 (15.24%) OOD
10 31 (14.76%) OO
11 27 (12.86%) OOP
11 27 (12.86%) Multithreading
11 27 (12.86%) Low Latency
12 21 (10.00%) E-Commerce
13 18 (8.57%) API Integration
14 16 (7.62%) Coaching
15 15 (7.14%) Kanban
16 13 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (5.24%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 119 (56.67%) JavaScript
2 85 (40.48%) Java
3 63 (30.00%) SQL
4 59 (28.10%) PHP
5 56 (26.67%) Python
6 54 (25.71%) Ruby
7 40 (19.05%) C#
8 30 (14.29%) PL/SQL
9 29 (13.81%) Objective-C
10 19 (9.05%) Perl
11 17 (8.10%) C
12 11 (5.24%) C++
13 8 (3.81%) Go
14 6 (2.86%) Bash Shell
15 5 (2.38%) R
15 5 (2.38%) Haskell
16 2 (0.95%) Erlang
16 2 (0.95%) Scala
16 2 (0.95%) Jython
16 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (27.62%) Degree
2 1 (0.48%) PhD
2 1 (0.48%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (0.48%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.86%) ISO 8583
2 4 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.76%) KVM
2 8 (3.81%) Docker
3 6 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.38%) Xen
4 5 (2.38%) LXC
4 5 (2.38%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 4 (1.90%) QEMU
6 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.95%) Firmware
6 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.48%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (6.19%) Puppet
2 7 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.86%) cPanel
4 5 (2.38%) Mesos
5 2 (0.95%) Ansible
5 2 (0.95%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.48%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.48%) Nagios
6 1 (0.48%) Nessus
6 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (30.48%) Oracle
2 49 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 27 (12.86%) Zend
4 11 (5.24%) IBM
5 8 (3.81%) HP
5 8 (3.81%) TIBCO
6 7 (3.33%) VMware
7 6 (2.86%) Citrix
8 5 (2.38%) Pegasus
8 5 (2.38%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.90%) Veeam
10 2 (0.95%) hybris
10 2 (0.95%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.48%) Qualys
11 1 (0.48%) GFI Software
11 1 (0.48%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.48%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.48%) Perforce
11 1 (0.48%) SAP
11 1 (0.48%) BMC
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