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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 147 142 115
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -27
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 99 124 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.56% 1.74% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 2.03% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 90 119 153
Median salary £61,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
5587 6099 6720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.97% 85.67% 84.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4556 5022 5409
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Hertfordshire -13 37 £65,000 +8.33% 6
Cambridgeshire -4 28 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Essex +4 20 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Suffolk -5 8 £30,000 -58.62% 3
Bedfordshire - 5 £46,250 - 1
Norfolk - 1 - -
Open Source
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 97 (44.70%) Linux
2 95 (43.78%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (35.02%) JavaScript
4 71 (32.72%) Software Engineering
5 70 (32.26%) HTML
6 69 (31.80%) Java
7 59 (27.19%) CSS
8 56 (25.81%) Degree
9 55 (25.35%) C#
10 53 (24.42%) Python
11 48 (22.12%) Computer Science
12 47 (21.66%) DevOps
13 40 (18.43%) Oracle
14 39 (17.97%) Puppet
15 37 (17.05%) .NET
15 37 (17.05%) Ruby
16 36 (16.59%) Git (software)
16 36 (16.59%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (15.67%) C++
17 34 (15.67%) OO
18 33 (15.21%) WebLogic
18 33 (15.21%) Relational Database
19 32 (14.75%) PHP
19 32 (14.75%) Ajax
20 31 (14.29%) Scrum
20 31 (14.29%) MVC
20 31 (14.29%) Finance
21 30 (13.82%) E-Commerce
21 30 (13.82%) Web Development
22 29 (13.36%) JBoss

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 33 (15.21%) WebLogic
2 29 (13.36%) JBoss
3 25 (11.52%) WebSphere
4 22 (10.14%) Apache
5 15 (6.91%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.61%) CMS
6 10 (4.61%) OpenStack
7 9 (4.15%) WordPress
8 6 (2.76%) Joomla!
9 5 (2.30%) nginx
10 4 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.38%) NServiceBus
11 3 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.38%) Skype for Business
11 3 (1.38%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.92%) Drupal
13 1 (0.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (5.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (7.37%) Office 365
3 11 (5.07%) GitHub
4 9 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.38%) Google Analytics
6 3 (1.38%) SaaS
7 2 (0.92%) AdWords
7 2 (0.92%) Google Play
7 2 (0.92%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.46%) IaaS
8 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.07%) Wireless
2 6 (2.76%) DNS
2 6 (2.76%) Firewall
2 6 (2.76%) LDAP
3 5 (2.30%) HTTP
4 4 (1.84%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.84%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.84%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.38%) IMAP
5 3 (1.38%) Internet
5 3 (1.38%) SAN
5 3 (1.38%) SMTP
5 3 (1.38%) SSL
5 3 (1.38%) WPA
6 2 (0.92%) VoIP
7 1 (0.46%) Intelligent Network
7 1 (0.46%) LAN
7 1 (0.46%) Skype
7 1 (0.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.21%) Relational Database
2 26 (11.98%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (11.52%) Oracle Database
3 25 (11.52%) Redis
4 24 (11.06%) MySQL
5 8 (3.69%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.23%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.76%) Big Data
7 6 (2.76%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.84%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.38%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.46%) GIS
11 1 (0.46%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 36 (16.59%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.76%) Selenium
3 16 (7.37%) Jenkins
4 15 (6.91%) GitLab
5 14 (6.45%) NUnit
6 13 (5.99%) JUnit
7 12 (5.53%) JIRA
8 11 (5.07%) Cucumber
8 11 (5.07%) Subversion
9 9 (4.15%) Visual Studio
10 8 (3.69%) WebDriver
11 6 (2.76%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.84%) Mockito
13 3 (1.38%) Buildbot
13 3 (1.38%) GCC
13 3 (1.38%) GoCD
13 3 (1.38%) JBehave
13 3 (1.38%) TestNG
14 2 (0.92%) AppVeyor
14 2 (0.92%) RSpec
General
1 31 (14.29%) Finance
2 10 (4.61%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.15%) Games
4 7 (3.23%) Banking
5 6 (2.76%) Marketing
5 6 (2.76%) Publishing
6 5 (2.30%) Retail
7 4 (1.84%) Law
7 4 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.38%) Legal
9 2 (0.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 86 (39.63%) Developer
2 33 (15.21%) Senior Developer
3 32 (14.75%) Software Engineer
4 28 (12.90%) Java Developer
5 26 (11.98%) Agile Developer
5 26 (11.98%) Agile Java Developer
6 25 (11.52%) J2EE Developer
6 25 (11.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 25 (11.52%) Oracle Developer
6 25 (11.52%) Programmer
7 23 (10.60%) Architect
8 22 (10.14%) J2EE Programmer
8 22 (10.14%) Java Programmer
8 22 (10.14%) Senior Java Developer
9 21 (9.68%) Senior Agile Developer
9 21 (9.68%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 21 (9.68%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 21 (9.68%) Senior Java Programmer
9 21 (9.68%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 21 (9.68%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (32.26%) HTML
2 59 (27.19%) CSS
3 37 (17.05%) .NET
4 32 (14.75%) Ajax
5 27 (12.44%) J2EE
6 26 (11.98%) Swing
7 25 (11.52%) AngularJS
7 25 (11.52%) ASP.NET
8 20 (9.22%) Ruby on Rails
8 20 (9.22%) Web Services
9 19 (8.76%) HTML5
10 18 (8.29%) XML
11 17 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (6.91%) Memcached
13 14 (6.45%) jQuery
14 12 (5.53%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (5.53%) CSS3
14 12 (5.53%) Middleware
15 10 (4.61%) JSON
16 9 (4.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (22.12%) Computer Science
2 20 (9.22%) User Experience
3 19 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.07%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.69%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.76%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.76%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.76%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.76%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.30%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.30%) Raspberry Pi
9 4 (1.84%) Biology
9 4 (1.84%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.38%) Blog
10 3 (1.38%) Fintech
10 3 (1.38%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.92%) Informatics
11 2 (0.92%) iPhone
11 2 (0.92%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 97 (44.70%) Linux
2 23 (10.60%) Windows
3 8 (3.69%) Unix
4 7 (3.23%) Android
5 6 (2.76%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (2.76%) Solaris
6 5 (2.30%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.84%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.38%) CentOS
8 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.38%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.38%) VMS
8 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (43.78%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (32.72%) Software Engineering
3 47 (21.66%) DevOps
4 36 (16.59%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (15.67%) OO
6 31 (14.29%) MVC
6 31 (14.29%) Scrum
7 30 (13.82%) E-Commerce
7 30 (13.82%) Web Development
8 29 (13.36%) OOP
9 19 (8.76%) Open Source Development
10 18 (8.29%) Configuration Management
10 18 (8.29%) Continuous Delivery
11 16 (7.37%) SOA
11 16 (7.37%) TDD
12 15 (6.91%) Website Architecture
13 14 (6.45%) Front End Development
14 13 (5.99%) Mobile Development
15 12 (5.53%) Test Automation
16 11 (5.07%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 76 (35.02%) JavaScript
2 69 (31.80%) Java
3 55 (25.35%) C#
4 53 (24.42%) Python
5 37 (17.05%) Ruby
6 34 (15.67%) C++
7 32 (14.75%) PHP
8 28 (12.90%) SQL
9 25 (11.52%) C
10 16 (7.37%) Perl
11 12 (5.53%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.76%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.30%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.30%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.38%) Go
14 3 (1.38%) Rust
14 3 (1.38%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.92%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.92%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.92%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 56 (25.81%) Degree
2 3 (1.38%) CEH
2 3 (1.38%) CISM
2 3 (1.38%) CISSP
3 2 (0.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.46%) PhD
4 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.30%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (7.37%) Docker
2 15 (6.91%) Dovecot
3 9 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.69%) Firmware
5 6 (2.76%) NFS
5 6 (2.76%) Samba
6 5 (2.30%) KVM
6 5 (2.30%) QEMU
7 3 (1.38%) Postfix
7 3 (1.38%) Sendmail
7 3 (1.38%) Shibboleth
8 2 (0.92%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.92%) Xen
9 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 39 (17.97%) Puppet
2 22 (10.14%) HAProxy
3 21 (9.68%) Ansible
4 9 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.84%) Terraform
6 3 (1.38%) Ganglia
6 3 (1.38%) Grafana
6 3 (1.38%) Nagios
6 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.46%) Packer
7 1 (0.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (18.43%) Oracle
2 20 (9.22%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.15%) IBM
3 9 (4.15%) VMware
4 7 (3.23%) Google
5 6 (2.76%) Sun
6 4 (1.84%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.38%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.38%) Zend
8 2 (0.92%) Adobe
8 2 (0.92%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.92%) Facebook
8 2 (0.92%) Intel
8 2 (0.92%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.92%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.92%) Twitter
9 1 (0.46%) Apple
9 1 (0.46%) Dell
9 1 (0.46%) Talend
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