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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 152 167 141
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 97 112 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.48% 1.44% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.71% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 87 102 121
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,600 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
5618 6549 6872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.90% 84.35% 82.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4746 5400 5680
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 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median 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

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -7 36 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Hertfordshire -11 28 £60,000 +6.66% 3
Bedfordshire - 12 £72,500 - 1
Essex +14 11 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Suffolk +16 7 £60,000 +77.77%
Norfolk +8 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Open Source
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 99 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (42.08%) Java
3 79 (35.75%) JavaScript
4 74 (33.48%) Software Engineering
5 72 (32.58%) HTML
6 64 (28.96%) C#
7 63 (28.51%) Degree
8 62 (28.05%) Linux
8 62 (28.05%) Python
9 61 (27.60%) CSS
10 55 (24.89%) Computer Science
11 51 (23.08%) Oracle
12 48 (21.72%) E-Commerce
13 45 (20.36%) Microsoft
14 40 (18.10%) .NET
15 39 (17.65%) Scrum
16 38 (17.19%) Perl
16 38 (17.19%) Ajax
17 37 (16.74%) J2EE
17 37 (16.74%) SQL
18 36 (16.29%) TDD
19 35 (15.84%) Amazon AWS
20 33 (14.93%) Oracle Database
20 33 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
20 33 (14.93%) MS Excel
21 32 (14.48%) Mathematics
21 32 (14.48%) Puppet
22 31 (14.03%) Relational Database
22 31 (14.03%) C++
23 29 (13.12%) Web Services

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 28 (12.67%) WebLogic
2 26 (11.76%) JBoss
2 26 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 12 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (5.43%) OpenStack
4 8 (3.62%) Apache
5 6 (2.71%) CMS
6 5 (2.26%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.90%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.45%) Drupal
8 1 (0.45%) IIS
8 1 (0.45%) nginx
8 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (14.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (15.84%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (8.14%) GitHub
3 14 (6.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (4.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 9 (4.07%) Google App Engine
4 9 (4.07%) Google Compute Engine
5 7 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.36%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.07%) OSPF
2 7 (3.17%) HTTP
2 7 (3.17%) Internet
2 7 (3.17%) VPN
3 6 (2.71%) Firewall
3 6 (2.71%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.71%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (2.26%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (2.26%) BGP
4 5 (2.26%) Junos
4 5 (2.26%) MPLS
4 5 (2.26%) NAS
4 5 (2.26%) PBX
4 5 (2.26%) WAN
5 4 (1.81%) LAN
5 4 (1.81%) SNMP
6 3 (1.36%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.90%) Intranet
8 1 (0.45%) 802.11
8 1 (0.45%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.93%) Oracle Database
2 31 (14.03%) Relational Database
3 24 (10.86%) NoSQL
4 22 (9.95%) SQL Server
5 17 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (7.24%) RDBMS
7 13 (5.88%) Redis
8 9 (4.07%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (4.07%) Couchbase
8 9 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (3.17%) Big Data
9 7 (3.17%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (2.26%) MySQL
12 4 (1.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.81%) DataStax
12 4 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.90%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 22 (9.95%) Jenkins
1 22 (9.95%) NUnit
2 20 (9.05%) Selenium
3 18 (8.14%) Visual Studio
4 14 (6.33%) Git (software)
5 12 (5.43%) TeamCity
6 9 (4.07%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.07%) Eclipse
7 7 (3.17%) JUnit
8 6 (2.71%) Moq
8 6 (2.71%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (2.26%) Subversion
10 4 (1.81%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.36%) Hudson
11 3 (1.36%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.90%) GitLab
12 2 (0.90%) gulp
12 2 (0.90%) Maven
12 2 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.90%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (10.86%) Games
2 7 (3.17%) Finance
3 5 (2.26%) Retail
4 4 (1.81%) Banking
4 4 (1.81%) Marketing
5 2 (0.90%) Electronics
5 2 (0.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 92 (41.63%) Developer
2 46 (20.81%) Senior Developer
3 41 (18.55%) Java Developer
4 33 (14.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 28 (12.67%) .NET Developer
6 24 (10.86%) Agile Developer
6 24 (10.86%) Agile Java Developer
6 24 (10.86%) J2EE Developer
6 24 (10.86%) J2EE Programmer
6 24 (10.86%) Java Programmer
6 24 (10.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 24 (10.86%) Oracle Developer
6 24 (10.86%) Programmer
6 24 (10.86%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 24 (10.86%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 24 (10.86%) Senior Java Programmer
6 24 (10.86%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 24 (10.86%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 24 (10.86%) Senior Programmer
6 24 (10.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (32.58%) HTML
2 61 (27.60%) CSS
3 40 (18.10%) .NET
4 38 (17.19%) Ajax
5 37 (16.74%) J2EE
6 29 (13.12%) Web Services
6 29 (13.12%) XML
7 25 (11.31%) ASP.NET
8 24 (10.86%) Swing
9 22 (9.95%) AngularJS
10 21 (9.50%) CSS3
11 19 (8.60%) HTML5
12 18 (8.14%) jQuery
13 15 (6.79%) SOAP
14 14 (6.33%) RESTful
15 13 (5.88%) LAMP
15 13 (5.88%) WCF
16 12 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (5.43%) Node.js
16 12 (5.43%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 55 (24.89%) Computer Science
2 33 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (14.48%) Mathematics
4 15 (6.79%) Physics
5 14 (6.33%) Algorithms
6 10 (4.52%) Biology
7 9 (4.07%) Client/Server
8 8 (3.62%) Informatics
9 6 (2.71%) User Experience
10 4 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.81%) PMI
10 4 (1.81%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.81%) Reinsurance
10 4 (1.81%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.36%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.36%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.90%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.45%) Replication
13 1 (0.45%) Robotics
13 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 62 (28.05%) Linux
2 28 (12.67%) Unix
3 8 (3.62%) Debian
4 7 (3.17%) CoreOS
4 7 (3.17%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.26%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (2.26%) Windows
6 3 (1.36%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.90%) AIX
7 2 (0.90%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.90%) OpenBSD
8 1 (0.45%) CentOS
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (33.48%) Software Engineering
3 48 (21.72%) E-Commerce
4 39 (17.65%) Scrum
5 36 (16.29%) TDD
6 29 (13.12%) Open Source Development
7 27 (12.22%) OO
8 24 (10.86%) BDD
8 24 (10.86%) OOP
9 21 (9.50%) Mentoring
10 19 (8.60%) Unit Testing
11 17 (7.69%) MVC
11 17 (7.69%) Web Development
12 16 (7.24%) Test Automation
13 15 (6.79%) Configuration Management
13 15 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (6.33%) Multithreading
14 14 (6.33%) SDLC
15 13 (5.88%) Low Latency
15 13 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 93 (42.08%) Java
2 79 (35.75%) JavaScript
3 64 (28.96%) C#
4 62 (28.05%) Python
5 38 (17.19%) Perl
6 37 (16.74%) SQL
7 31 (14.03%) C++
8 23 (10.41%) Ruby
9 22 (9.95%) PHP
10 18 (8.14%) Bash Shell
11 17 (7.69%) PL/SQL
12 10 (4.52%) C
12 10 (4.52%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.71%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.71%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.71%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.81%) ES6
14 4 (1.81%) VB
14 4 (1.81%) VBScript
15 3 (1.36%) R
Qualifications
1 63 (28.51%) Degree
2 6 (2.71%) CEH
2 6 (2.71%) CISM
2 6 (2.71%) CISSP
3 5 (2.26%) CCIE
3 5 (2.26%) CCNP
3 5 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.81%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.90%) MCSD
5 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.45%) CWNA
6 1 (0.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.71%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (4.98%) Ceph
2 5 (2.26%) Docker
2 5 (2.26%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.81%) pfSense
4 3 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.90%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.45%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.45%) iptables
6 1 (0.45%) Postfix
6 1 (0.45%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (14.48%) Puppet
2 7 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.26%) Nagios
4 4 (1.81%) Cacti
4 4 (1.81%) Data Guard
4 4 (1.81%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.81%) RANCID
4 4 (1.81%) SmokePing
5 3 (1.36%) Ansible
6 2 (0.90%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 51 (23.08%) Oracle
2 45 (20.36%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.33%) Google
4 9 (4.07%) Juniper
5 8 (3.62%) Cisco
5 8 (3.62%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.71%) VMware
7 5 (2.26%) NetApp
8 4 (1.81%) Aruba
8 4 (1.81%) F5
8 4 (1.81%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.81%) Splunk
8 4 (1.81%) Sun
9 3 (1.36%) Foundry
10 1 (0.45%) IBM
10 1 (0.45%) Twitter
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