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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 141 159 131
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -28
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 115 106 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.83% 1.44% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.69% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 98 103 130
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £40,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median 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
5390 6257 6495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.62% 85.20% 83.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4588 5268 5249
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 28 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +32 56 £47,500 - 16
Hertfordshire -13 36 £65,000 +18.18% 9
Essex +19 14 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Bedfordshire +24 6 £42,500 -39.28%
Suffolk -7 2 £35,000 -28.20%
Norfolk -4 1 - -
Open Source
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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.

1 104 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (39.71%) Java
3 79 (38.73%) Linux
4 69 (33.82%) JavaScript
5 64 (31.37%) Software Engineering
6 63 (30.88%) Python
7 62 (30.39%) HTML
8 59 (28.92%) C#
9 55 (26.96%) CSS
10 48 (23.53%) Degree
11 45 (22.06%) Scrum
12 43 (21.08%) Computer Science
13 40 (19.61%) .NET
14 38 (18.63%) Microsoft
15 36 (17.65%) Ruby
16 35 (17.16%) TDD
16 35 (17.16%) SQL
17 33 (16.18%) Perl
18 32 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
18 32 (15.69%) Relational Database
19 31 (15.20%) Ajax
20 30 (14.71%) PHP
20 30 (14.71%) C++
20 30 (14.71%) E-Commerce
21 28 (13.73%) Oracle
22 27 (13.24%) MS Excel
22 27 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
22 27 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
23 26 (12.75%) BDD
23 26 (12.75%) ASP.NET

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 23 (11.27%) JBoss
1 23 (11.27%) WebLogic
2 22 (10.78%) WebSphere
3 16 (7.84%) Apache
4 7 (3.43%) CMS
4 7 (3.43%) OpenStack
4 7 (3.43%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.45%) WordPress
7 3 (1.47%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.47%) nginx
8 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.98%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.49%) Drupal
9 1 (0.49%) IIS
9 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (9.31%) GitHub
3 11 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.43%) Office 365
5 5 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.98%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.43%) Wireless
2 5 (2.45%) LDAP
3 3 (1.47%) HTTP
3 3 (1.47%) IMAP
3 3 (1.47%) Internet
3 3 (1.47%) SMTP
4 2 (0.98%) Firewall
4 2 (0.98%) Intranet
4 2 (0.98%) SAN
4 2 (0.98%) SSL
4 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.98%) WAN
4 2 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.98%) WPA
5 1 (0.49%) DNS
5 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.49%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.49%) LAN
5 1 (0.49%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.69%) Relational Database
2 22 (10.78%) Oracle Database
3 20 (9.80%) Redis
4 18 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (7.84%) MySQL
5 16 (7.84%) SQL Server
6 8 (3.92%) Big Data
7 7 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.94%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.45%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.45%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.98%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 22 (10.78%) Selenium
2 20 (9.80%) NUnit
3 16 (7.84%) Jenkins
3 16 (7.84%) JUnit
4 15 (7.35%) Git (software)
5 13 (6.37%) Cucumber
5 13 (6.37%) Visual Studio
6 10 (4.90%) GitLab
7 8 (3.92%) Subversion
8 7 (3.43%) TeamCity
9 5 (2.45%) JIRA
9 5 (2.45%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.47%) Hudson
10 3 (1.47%) TestNG
11 2 (0.98%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.98%) gulp
11 2 (0.98%) jMock
11 2 (0.98%) Mockito
11 2 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (5.39%) Finance
2 4 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.47%) Retail
4 2 (0.98%) Games
4 2 (0.98%) Law
4 2 (0.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (36.76%) Developer
2 36 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 32 (15.69%) Java Developer
4 30 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 25 (12.25%) .NET Developer
6 23 (11.27%) Software Engineer
7 22 (10.78%) Agile Developer
7 22 (10.78%) Agile Java Developer
7 22 (10.78%) J2EE Developer
7 22 (10.78%) J2EE Programmer
7 22 (10.78%) Java Programmer
7 22 (10.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 22 (10.78%) Linux Engineer
7 22 (10.78%) Oracle Developer
7 22 (10.78%) Programmer
8 21 (10.29%) Senior Agile Developer
8 21 (10.29%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 21 (10.29%) Senior Java Programmer
8 21 (10.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 21 (10.29%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (30.39%) HTML
2 55 (26.96%) CSS
3 40 (19.61%) .NET
4 31 (15.20%) Ajax
5 26 (12.75%) ASP.NET
5 26 (12.75%) J2EE
6 24 (11.76%) Web Services
7 22 (10.78%) Swing
8 20 (9.80%) AngularJS
8 20 (9.80%) XML
9 17 (8.33%) CSS3
9 17 (8.33%) HTML5
10 16 (7.84%) RESTful
11 15 (7.35%) jQuery
11 15 (7.35%) LAMP
12 14 (6.86%) Ruby on Rails
13 11 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (5.39%) Gherkin
14 9 (4.41%) Memcached
15 8 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 43 (21.08%) Computer Science
2 27 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.31%) User Experience
4 16 (7.84%) Mathematics
5 12 (5.88%) Biology
6 10 (4.90%) Informatics
7 7 (3.43%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.94%) Virtual Team
9 5 (2.45%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.45%) Raspberry Pi
9 5 (2.45%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.96%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.96%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.96%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.96%) Reinsurance
11 3 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.98%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.98%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.98%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 79 (38.73%) Linux
2 15 (7.35%) Windows
3 11 (5.39%) Unix
4 4 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.47%) CentOS
5 3 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.47%) VMS
5 3 (1.47%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.98%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.49%) Debian
7 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (31.37%) Software Engineering
3 45 (22.06%) Scrum
4 35 (17.16%) TDD
5 32 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (14.71%) E-Commerce
7 26 (12.75%) BDD
7 26 (12.75%) OO
8 25 (12.25%) Open Source Development
9 23 (11.27%) DevOps
9 23 (11.27%) OOP
10 21 (10.29%) Test Automation
11 17 (8.33%) MVC
12 16 (7.84%) Test Scripting
12 16 (7.84%) Web Development
13 13 (6.37%) Configuration Management
14 12 (5.88%) Bioinformatics
14 12 (5.88%) Unit Testing
15 11 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (5.39%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 81 (39.71%) Java
2 69 (33.82%) JavaScript
3 63 (30.88%) Python
4 59 (28.92%) C#
5 36 (17.65%) Ruby
6 35 (17.16%) SQL
7 33 (16.18%) Perl
8 30 (14.71%) C++
8 30 (14.71%) PHP
9 19 (9.31%) Bash Shell
10 16 (7.84%) C
11 10 (4.90%) PowerShell
12 8 (3.92%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.45%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.45%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.96%) VB
14 4 (1.96%) VBScript
15 3 (1.47%) ES6
15 3 (1.47%) R
16 2 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 48 (23.53%) Degree
2 6 (2.94%) CEH
2 6 (2.94%) CISM
2 6 (2.94%) CISSP
3 2 (0.98%) MCSD
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.98%) QA
1 2 (0.98%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (4.41%) Dovecot
2 7 (3.43%) Docker
3 6 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.45%) NFS
4 5 (2.45%) Samba
5 4 (1.96%) Firmware
5 4 (1.96%) Postfix
5 4 (1.96%) Sendmail
5 4 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.47%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.49%) iptables
7 1 (0.49%) KVM
7 1 (0.49%) QEMU
7 1 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (12.25%) Puppet
2 15 (7.35%) HAProxy
3 11 (5.39%) Ansible
4 5 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.96%) Nagios
6 3 (1.47%) Ganglia
7 2 (0.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 38 (18.63%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.73%) Oracle
3 6 (2.94%) VMware
4 2 (0.98%) CheckPoint
4 2 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (0.98%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.98%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.49%) IBM
5 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.49%) Sun
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DOE plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £32000
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DOE plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
St Albans
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: monthly salary starting at £2,507 net of tax plus mobility and other allowances where applicable
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £27500 per annum + Fantastic Base+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Orlight
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Orlight
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, stock options, private healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago