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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 137 142 130
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 110 127 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.77% 1.75% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.06% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 92 123 124
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
5375 6170 6268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.47% 85.03% 83.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4442 5211 5002
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £67,500 £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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +29 56 £47,500 +2.70% 17
Hertfordshire -33 30 £65,000 +8.33% 13
Essex +18 16 £62,500 +177.77% 2
Bedfordshire +14 4 £46,500 -33.57% 1
Suffolk -6 3 £25,000 -54.54% 1
Norfolk -16 1 - -
Open Source
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 98 (46.89%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (39.23%) Linux
3 76 (36.36%) Java
4 66 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 64 (30.62%) Software Engineering
6 63 (30.14%) C#
7 61 (29.19%) HTML
7 61 (29.19%) Python
8 55 (26.32%) CSS
9 48 (22.97%) Degree
10 45 (21.53%) Scrum
11 43 (20.57%) .NET
12 38 (18.18%) Microsoft
13 37 (17.70%) Ruby
14 35 (16.75%) Computer Science
15 34 (16.27%) SQL
16 33 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
17 32 (15.31%) TDD
18 31 (14.83%) Ajax
18 31 (14.83%) C++
18 31 (14.83%) ASP.NET
18 31 (14.83%) E-Commerce
19 30 (14.35%) Perl
19 30 (14.35%) Oracle
20 29 (13.88%) Relational Database
21 28 (13.40%) Amazon AWS
21 28 (13.40%) Puppet
21 28 (13.40%) PHP
22 27 (12.92%) MS Excel
22 27 (12.92%) DevOps

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 24 (11.48%) WebLogic
2 23 (11.00%) JBoss
3 22 (10.53%) WebSphere
4 17 (8.13%) Apache
5 11 (5.26%) OpenStack
6 10 (4.78%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.35%) CMS
8 6 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (2.87%) nginx
9 5 (2.39%) WordPress
10 3 (1.44%) Joomla!
10 3 (1.44%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.48%) Drupal
12 1 (0.48%) IIS
12 1 (0.48%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (12.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.40%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.74%) GitHub
2 12 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.78%) Office 365
4 5 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.96%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.78%) Wireless
2 6 (2.87%) LDAP
3 4 (1.91%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.44%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.44%) Firewall
4 3 (1.44%) IMAP
4 3 (1.44%) Internet
4 3 (1.44%) SAN
4 3 (1.44%) SMTP
4 3 (1.44%) SSL
4 3 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.44%) WPA
5 2 (0.96%) Intranet
5 2 (0.96%) VoIP
5 2 (0.96%) WAN
6 1 (0.48%) DNS
6 1 (0.48%) HTTP
6 1 (0.48%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.48%) LAN
6 1 (0.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.88%) Relational Database
2 23 (11.00%) Redis
3 22 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 20 (9.57%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (7.66%) MySQL
6 12 (5.74%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.35%) Big Data
7 7 (3.35%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.87%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.39%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.44%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (10.05%) Selenium
2 19 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.09%) NUnit
3 17 (8.13%) Jenkins
4 15 (7.18%) JUnit
5 12 (5.74%) Cucumber
6 11 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 10 (4.78%) GitLab
8 9 (4.31%) Subversion
9 7 (3.35%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.87%) JIRA
11 5 (2.39%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.44%) GCC
12 3 (1.44%) Hudson
12 3 (1.44%) TestNG
13 2 (0.96%) gulp
13 2 (0.96%) jMock
13 2 (0.96%) Mockito
13 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (6.22%) Finance
2 7 (3.35%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.44%) Publishing
3 3 (1.44%) Retail
4 2 (0.96%) Games
4 2 (0.96%) Law
5 1 (0.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (36.84%) Developer
2 28 (13.40%) Senior Developer
3 27 (12.92%) Software Engineer
4 26 (12.44%) Java Developer
5 24 (11.48%) .NET Developer
5 24 (11.48%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (10.53%) Agile Developer
6 22 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
6 22 (10.53%) Architect
6 22 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
6 22 (10.53%) J2EE Programmer
6 22 (10.53%) Java Programmer
6 22 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 22 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
6 22 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
6 22 (10.53%) Programmer
7 21 (10.05%) Senior Agile Developer
7 21 (10.05%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 21 (10.05%) Senior Java Programmer
7 21 (10.05%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (29.19%) HTML
2 55 (26.32%) CSS
3 43 (20.57%) .NET
4 31 (14.83%) Ajax
4 31 (14.83%) ASP.NET
5 24 (11.48%) J2EE
6 22 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 22 (10.53%) Swing
6 22 (10.53%) Web Services
7 21 (10.05%) XML
8 18 (8.61%) HTML5
9 17 (8.13%) CSS3
10 15 (7.18%) jQuery
11 14 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (6.70%) LAMP
11 14 (6.70%) RESTful
11 14 (6.70%) Ruby on Rails
12 10 (4.78%) Gherkin
13 9 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (4.31%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.75%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.61%) User Experience
3 12 (5.74%) Mathematics
4 8 (3.83%) Virtual Team
5 7 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.87%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.87%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.39%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.39%) Raspberry Pi
8 4 (1.91%) Biology
8 4 (1.91%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.91%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.91%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.44%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.44%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.96%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.96%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.96%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.96%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 82 (39.23%) Linux
2 18 (8.61%) Windows
3 8 (3.83%) Unix
4 6 (2.87%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.91%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.91%) CentOS
5 4 (1.91%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.44%) Android
6 3 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.44%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.44%) VMS
6 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.48%) Debian
7 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (46.89%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (30.62%) Software Engineering
3 45 (21.53%) Scrum
4 33 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (15.31%) TDD
6 31 (14.83%) E-Commerce
7 27 (12.92%) DevOps
8 26 (12.44%) OO
9 25 (11.96%) BDD
10 23 (11.00%) OOP
11 21 (10.05%) MVC
12 20 (9.57%) Open Source Development
13 19 (9.09%) Web Development
14 16 (7.66%) Test Automation
15 15 (7.18%) Test Scripting
16 14 (6.70%) Configuration Management
17 11 (5.26%) Mentoring
18 10 (4.78%) API Testing
18 10 (4.78%) Continuous Delivery
18 10 (4.78%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 76 (36.36%) Java
2 66 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 63 (30.14%) C#
4 61 (29.19%) Python
5 37 (17.70%) Ruby
6 34 (16.27%) SQL
7 31 (14.83%) C++
8 30 (14.35%) Perl
9 28 (13.40%) PHP
10 22 (10.53%) C
11 16 (7.66%) Bash Shell
12 11 (5.26%) PowerShell
13 10 (4.78%) T-SQL
14 6 (2.87%) VB
15 4 (1.91%) VBScript
16 3 (1.44%) ES6
16 3 (1.44%) R
16 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.44%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.96%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 48 (22.97%) Degree
2 6 (2.87%) CEH
2 6 (2.87%) CISM
2 6 (2.87%) CISSP
3 2 (0.96%) MCSD
3 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.48%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.96%) QA
1 2 (0.96%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (5.74%) Docker
2 9 (4.31%) Dovecot
2 9 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.83%) Firmware
4 6 (2.87%) NFS
4 6 (2.87%) Samba
5 5 (2.39%) KVM
5 5 (2.39%) QEMU
6 4 (1.91%) Postfix
6 4 (1.91%) Sendmail
6 4 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.44%) Shibboleth
8 2 (0.96%) Xen
9 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.48%) iptables
9 1 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (13.40%) Puppet
2 17 (8.13%) HAProxy
3 15 (7.18%) Ansible
4 7 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.91%) Nagios
6 3 (1.44%) Ganglia
6 3 (1.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.48%) Packer
7 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.35%) Oracle
3 9 (4.31%) VMware
4 3 (1.44%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.96%) IBM
5 2 (0.96%) Intel
5 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.96%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.96%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.48%) Sun
Cambridge
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k - 45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge
Redgate Software
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 + Brilliant Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 9 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + life insurance, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent staff benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE + share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 Per Annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £31033 - £39142 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Ireland, Bedfordshire
Intel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 days ago