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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 161 179 187
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 106 97 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.52% 1.27% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.54% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 81 85 88
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,600 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
6068 6294 7026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.77% 82.54% 81.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4905 5109 5815
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
Cambridgeshire -9 38 £45,000 -1.63% 8
Hertfordshire +3 32 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Essex +20 15 £62,500 +38.88%
Suffolk +9 12 £58,000 +110.90% 1
Norfolk +23 6 £32,500 -
Bedfordshire -3 3 £72,500 +70.58% 1
Open Source
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 109 (45.23%) Java
2 102 (42.32%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (42.32%) Software Engineering
3 84 (34.85%) JavaScript
4 83 (34.44%) Degree
4 83 (34.44%) Computer Science
5 78 (32.37%) HTML
6 72 (29.88%) Oracle
7 61 (25.31%) Linux
8 59 (24.48%) CSS
9 56 (23.24%) Python
10 55 (22.82%) E-Commerce
11 53 (21.99%) C#
12 47 (19.50%) SQL
13 46 (19.09%) J2EE
14 45 (18.67%) Scrum
15 44 (18.26%) C++
16 40 (16.60%) Mathematics
17 39 (16.18%) Oracle Database
17 39 (16.18%) XML
17 39 (16.18%) Unix
18 36 (14.94%) Perl
18 36 (14.94%) .NET
18 36 (14.94%) Web Services
18 36 (14.94%) Puppet
19 35 (14.52%) Relational Database
19 35 (14.52%) OO
19 35 (14.52%) Ajax
20 34 (14.11%) Microsoft
20 34 (14.11%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 30 (12.45%) JBoss
2 28 (11.62%) WebLogic
3 26 (10.79%) WebSphere
4 12 (4.98%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (4.98%) Node.js
4 12 (4.98%) OpenStack
5 9 (3.73%) Apache
6 5 (2.07%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.66%) CMS
8 3 (1.24%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.83%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.83%) nginx
9 2 (0.83%) WordPress
10 1 (0.41%) Confluence
10 1 (0.41%) Drupal
10 1 (0.41%) IIS
10 1 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (9.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.83%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.79%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (7.47%) GitHub
3 15 (6.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (3.73%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (3.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 9 (3.73%) Google App Engine
4 9 (3.73%) Google Compute Engine
5 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.24%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.56%) HTTP
1 11 (4.56%) OSPF
2 9 (3.73%) Internet
3 8 (3.32%) VPN
4 7 (2.90%) Firewall
4 7 (2.90%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (2.49%) Asterisk PBX
5 6 (2.49%) BGP
5 6 (2.49%) Junos
5 6 (2.49%) MPLS
5 6 (2.49%) PBX
5 6 (2.49%) WAN
6 5 (2.07%) LAN
6 5 (2.07%) NAS
6 5 (2.07%) SNMP
7 4 (1.66%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.41%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.41%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.41%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.18%) Oracle Database
2 35 (14.52%) Relational Database
3 34 (14.11%) NoSQL
4 26 (10.79%) SQL Server
5 24 (9.96%) RDBMS
6 20 (8.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (5.81%) MongoDB
8 12 (4.98%) Couchbase
8 12 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (4.15%) MySQL
9 10 (4.15%) Redis
10 9 (3.73%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (3.73%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (3.32%) Big Data
11 8 (3.32%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (2.49%) GIS
13 4 (1.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (1.66%) DataStax
14 2 (0.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (12.03%) Jenkins
2 25 (10.37%) Git (software)
3 21 (8.71%) Selenium
4 19 (7.88%) NUnit
5 17 (7.05%) Eclipse
5 17 (7.05%) Visual Studio
6 11 (4.56%) TeamCity
7 10 (4.15%) Maven
8 8 (3.32%) Moq
8 8 (3.32%) NetBeans
8 8 (3.32%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (2.49%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (2.07%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.07%) JUnit
10 5 (2.07%) Subversion
11 4 (1.66%) JIRA
11 4 (1.66%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.24%) Grunt
13 2 (0.83%) Ant
13 2 (0.83%) gulp
General
1 26 (10.79%) Games
2 10 (4.15%) Finance
3 7 (2.90%) Marketing
4 5 (2.07%) Banking
4 5 (2.07%) Electronics
5 4 (1.66%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.66%) Retail
6 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 108 (44.81%) Developer
2 61 (25.31%) Senior Developer
3 57 (23.65%) Java Developer
4 41 (17.01%) Senior Java Developer
5 30 (12.45%) Software Engineer
6 24 (9.96%) Agile Developer
6 24 (9.96%) Agile Java Developer
6 24 (9.96%) J2EE Developer
6 24 (9.96%) J2EE Programmer
6 24 (9.96%) Java Programmer
6 24 (9.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 24 (9.96%) Oracle Developer
6 24 (9.96%) Programmer
6 24 (9.96%) Senior Agile Developer
6 24 (9.96%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 24 (9.96%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 24 (9.96%) Senior Java Programmer
6 24 (9.96%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 24 (9.96%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 24 (9.96%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (32.37%) HTML
2 59 (24.48%) CSS
3 46 (19.09%) J2EE
4 39 (16.18%) XML
5 36 (14.94%) .NET
5 36 (14.94%) Web Services
6 35 (14.52%) Ajax
7 25 (10.37%) Swing
8 24 (9.96%) SOAP
9 20 (8.30%) HTML5
9 20 (8.30%) jQuery
10 18 (7.47%) AngularJS
11 17 (7.05%) CSS3
11 17 (7.05%) JDBC
11 17 (7.05%) JSP
12 16 (6.64%) ASP.NET
13 12 (4.98%) WCF
14 11 (4.56%) RESTful
15 10 (4.15%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (4.15%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 83 (34.44%) Computer Science
2 40 (16.60%) Mathematics
3 33 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (10.37%) Physics
5 20 (8.30%) Algorithms
6 17 (7.05%) Client/Server
7 11 (4.56%) Biology
8 8 (3.32%) Informatics
9 7 (2.90%) User Experience
10 6 (2.49%) Mobile App
11 5 (2.07%) Data Structures
11 5 (2.07%) PMI
11 5 (2.07%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.66%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.66%) Reinsurance
13 2 (0.83%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.83%) Public Cloud
14 1 (0.41%) Replication
14 1 (0.41%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 61 (25.31%) Linux
2 39 (16.18%) Unix
3 8 (3.32%) Debian
4 7 (2.90%) CoreOS
4 7 (2.90%) Ubuntu
4 7 (2.90%) Windows
5 6 (2.49%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (2.07%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.83%) AIX
7 2 (0.83%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.83%) OpenBSD
7 2 (0.83%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.41%) Android
8 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.41%) CentOS
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (42.32%) Agile Software Development
1 102 (42.32%) Software Engineering
2 55 (22.82%) E-Commerce
3 45 (18.67%) Scrum
4 35 (14.52%) OO
5 34 (14.11%) SDLC
6 29 (12.03%) TDD
7 27 (11.20%) OOP
8 25 (10.37%) Mentoring
9 24 (9.96%) Web Development
10 22 (9.13%) Unit Testing
11 19 (7.88%) Configuration Management
12 18 (7.47%) BDD
13 17 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (7.05%) MVC
13 17 (7.05%) SOA
14 16 (6.64%) Analytics
15 13 (5.39%) Multithreading
16 12 (4.98%) Software Testing
17 11 (4.56%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 109 (45.23%) Java
2 84 (34.85%) JavaScript
3 56 (23.24%) Python
4 53 (21.99%) C#
5 47 (19.50%) SQL
6 44 (18.26%) C++
7 36 (14.94%) Perl
8 30 (12.45%) PL/SQL
9 19 (7.88%) PHP
10 18 (7.47%) Ruby
10 18 (7.47%) Shell Script
11 15 (6.22%) C
12 13 (5.39%) Bash Shell
13 8 (3.32%) Objective-C
14 5 (2.07%) Embedded C
14 5 (2.07%) Embedded C++
14 5 (2.07%) R
15 3 (1.24%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.83%) VB
16 2 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 83 (34.44%) Degree
2 6 (2.49%) CCIE
2 6 (2.49%) CCNP
2 6 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.07%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.83%) PhD
5 1 (0.41%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.49%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 11 (4.56%) Ceph
2 5 (2.07%) Docker
2 5 (2.07%) pfSense
2 5 (2.07%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.83%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.41%) iptables
5 1 (0.41%) Postfix
5 1 (0.41%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (14.94%) Puppet
2 8 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.49%) Nagios
4 5 (2.07%) Cacti
4 5 (2.07%) RANCID
4 5 (2.07%) SmokePing
5 4 (1.66%) Ansible
5 4 (1.66%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.66%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.41%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 72 (29.88%) Oracle
2 34 (14.11%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.64%) Google
4 11 (4.56%) Juniper
5 10 (4.15%) Cisco
6 9 (3.73%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.90%) VMware
8 5 (2.07%) Aruba
8 5 (2.07%) F5
8 5 (2.07%) NetApp
8 5 (2.07%) SolarWinds
8 5 (2.07%) Splunk
8 5 (2.07%) Sun
9 4 (1.66%) Foundry
10 2 (0.83%) Adobe
10 2 (0.83%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.83%) IBM
10 2 (0.83%) Zend
11 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.41%) HP
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