The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 106 135 126
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -9
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2700 2280 2451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.85% 2.34% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 2.75% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2210 1852 1907
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Open Source
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82255 83057 81542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.87% 85.16% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69160 68835 65687
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in England

Open Source
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the England region.

Open Source Salary Trend in England

Open Source
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in England

Open Source
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
London +26 1525 £60,000 +4.34% 230
South East -9 417 £50,000 +5.26% 44
West Midlands +78 169 £40,000 -11.11% 23
South West -30 169 £45,000 +5.88% 34
East of England +14 143 £50,000 +5.26% 25
North West +63 106 £42,500 -5.55% 31
Yorkshire +26 103 £39,000 -8.23% 36
East Midlands -26 52 £38,000 -22.44% 14
North East +3 14 £40,000 -6.97% 16
Open Source
UK

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 2938 (55.28%) Agile Software Development
2 2366 (44.52%) Java
3 1900 (35.75%) JavaScript
4 1633 (30.72%) Linux
5 1541 (28.99%) HTML
6 1222 (22.99%) TDD
7 1180 (22.20%) CSS
8 1127 (21.20%) Python
9 1088 (20.47%) SQL
10 1039 (19.55%) Degree
11 972 (18.29%) Scrum
12 965 (18.16%) Continuous Integration
13 896 (16.86%) OO
14 895 (16.84%) Software Engineering
15 881 (16.58%) C#
16 879 (16.54%) .NET
17 863 (16.24%) Web Services
17 863 (16.24%) HTML5
18 847 (15.94%) AngularJS
19 809 (15.22%) Git (software)
20 803 (15.11%) MySQL
21 785 (14.77%) NoSQL
22 773 (14.54%) PHP
23 748 (14.07%) Finance
24 715 (13.45%) MongoDB
25 709 (13.34%) DevOps
26 707 (13.30%) Ruby
27 699 (13.15%) Computer Science
28 685 (12.89%) Windows
29 678 (12.76%) Spring

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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
1 570 (10.72%) Node.js
2 547 (10.29%) Apache
3 326 (6.13%) Tomcat
4 281 (5.29%) Elasticsearch
5 192 (3.61%) JBoss
6 180 (3.39%) Apache Spark
7 175 (3.29%) nginx
8 170 (3.20%) CMS
9 116 (2.18%) Confluence
10 113 (2.13%) Apache Pig
11 112 (2.11%) OpenStack
12 106 (1.99%) WebSphere
13 99 (1.86%) Drupal
14 96 (1.81%) WebLogic
15 91 (1.71%) Mule
16 86 (1.62%) IIS
17 72 (1.35%) WordPress
18 71 (1.34%) Jetty
19 62 (1.17%) Apache Solr
20 52 (0.98%) Alfresco
Applications
1 170 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 37 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 35 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.34%) MS Office
5 13 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.23%) S-PLUS
7 11 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.17%) Open Workbench
9 7 (0.13%) SPSS
10 6 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.075%) MS Project
11 4 (0.075%) PowerPivot
12 3 (0.056%) HipChat
13 2 (0.038%) Gephi
14 1 (0.019%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 96 (1.81%) Magento
2 21 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 16 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.21%) OpenCart
5 9 (0.17%) Odoo
6 8 (0.15%) WebTrends
7 7 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.075%) AquaLogic BPM
8 4 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.075%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.038%) Optimost
9 2 (0.038%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.019%) SAP HCM
10 1 (0.019%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.019%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 673 (12.66%) Amazon AWS
2 316 (5.95%) SaaS
3 183 (3.44%) GitHub
4 177 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
5 174 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 126 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
7 118 (2.22%) IaaS
8 88 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
8 88 (1.66%) PaaS
9 63 (1.19%) Amazon S3
10 40 (0.75%) Google App Engine
11 38 (0.71%) CloudFront
12 36 (0.68%) Google Apps
13 29 (0.55%) Joyent
14 28 (0.53%) OpenShift
15 27 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
16 24 (0.45%) Google Analytics
16 24 (0.45%) Heroku
17 23 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
18 20 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 337 (6.34%) Internet
2 244 (4.59%) HTTP
3 173 (3.25%) Firewall
4 146 (2.75%) DNS
5 144 (2.71%) TCP/IP
6 83 (1.56%) WAN
7 80 (1.51%) SAN
8 77 (1.45%) LAN
9 69 (1.30%) SSL
10 65 (1.22%) LDAP
11 50 (0.94%) Network Security
12 41 (0.77%) DHCP
13 32 (0.60%) IPv6
14 29 (0.55%) VPN
15 28 (0.53%) VLAN
16 27 (0.51%) BGP
17 25 (0.47%) WebEx
18 24 (0.45%) OSPF
19 22 (0.41%) SSH
19 22 (0.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 803 (15.11%) MySQL
2 785 (14.77%) NoSQL
3 715 (13.45%) MongoDB
4 586 (11.03%) Big Data
5 455 (8.56%) SQL Server
6 401 (7.54%) Hadoop
7 357 (6.72%) Relational Database
8 351 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
9 300 (5.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 205 (3.86%) Redis
11 159 (2.99%) RDBMS
12 138 (2.60%) Neo4j
13 126 (2.37%) Apache Hive
14 109 (2.05%) Couchbase
15 93 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
16 79 (1.49%) HBase
17 77 (1.45%) Data Mining
18 71 (1.34%) Oracle Database
19 66 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 65 (1.22%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 809 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 555 (10.44%) Jenkins
3 425 (8.00%) Selenium
4 365 (6.87%) Maven
5 315 (5.93%) Subversion
6 280 (5.27%) JIRA
7 270 (5.08%) JUnit
8 189 (3.56%) Cucumber
9 171 (3.22%) Eclipse
10 157 (2.95%) NUnit
11 133 (2.50%) WebDriver
12 116 (2.18%) Vagrant
13 108 (2.03%) Ant
14 107 (2.01%) TeamCity
15 100 (1.88%) Hudson
16 93 (1.75%) Visual Studio
17 92 (1.73%) JMeter
18 82 (1.54%) SpecFlow
19 71 (1.34%) Jasmine
20 70 (1.32%) FitNesse
General
1 748 (14.07%) Finance
2 332 (6.25%) Banking
3 302 (5.68%) Marketing
4 278 (5.23%) Games
5 270 (5.08%) Retail
6 216 (4.06%) Telecoms
7 127 (2.39%) Law
8 84 (1.58%) Publishing
9 74 (1.39%) Front Office
10 69 (1.30%) Advertising
11 68 (1.28%) Investment Banking
12 65 (1.22%) Brand Awareness
13 58 (1.09%) Back Office
14 54 (1.02%) Manufacturing
15 36 (0.68%) Financial Institution
16 31 (0.58%) Electronics
17 28 (0.53%) Military
18 24 (0.45%) Legal
19 22 (0.41%) Multimedia
20 19 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2555 (48.07%) Developer
2 912 (17.16%) Java Developer
3 514 (9.67%) Senior Developer
4 424 (7.98%) Architect
5 411 (7.73%) JavaScript Developer
6 289 (5.44%) Software Engineer
7 263 (4.95%) C# Developer
8 247 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
9 242 (4.55%) Agile Developer
10 231 (4.35%) Web Developer
11 227 (4.27%) .NET Developer
11 227 (4.27%) PHP Developer
12 217 (4.08%) Analyst
13 213 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
14 205 (3.86%) Consultant
15 201 (3.78%) DevOps Engineer
16 197 (3.71%) Java Engineer
17 188 (3.54%) Software Developer
18 187 (3.52%) Administrator
18 187 (3.52%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1541 (28.99%) HTML
2 1180 (22.20%) CSS
3 879 (16.54%) .NET
4 863 (16.24%) HTML5
4 863 (16.24%) Web Services
5 847 (15.94%) AngularJS
6 678 (12.76%) Spring
7 612 (11.51%) REST
8 601 (11.31%) XML
9 549 (10.33%) jQuery
10 448 (8.43%) JSON
11 404 (7.60%) Hibernate
12 389 (7.32%) CSS3
13 385 (7.24%) RESTful
14 347 (6.53%) J2EE
15 313 (5.89%) LAMP
16 301 (5.66%) ASP.NET
17 293 (5.51%) SOAP
18 238 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 218 (4.10%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 699 (13.15%) Computer Science
2 379 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
3 290 (5.46%) User Experience
4 282 (5.31%) Mobile App
5 227 (4.27%) Mathematics
6 189 (3.56%) Algorithms
7 168 (3.16%) Visualisation
8 161 (3.03%) Blog
9 157 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
10 129 (2.43%) Management Information System
11 125 (2.35%) Fintech
12 120 (2.26%) Data Centre
13 94 (1.77%) Social Media
14 83 (1.56%) Data Structures
15 75 (1.41%) Hedge funds
16 72 (1.35%) Physics
16 72 (1.35%) RIA
17 62 (1.17%) Semantic Web
18 58 (1.09%) Derivative
19 57 (1.07%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1633 (30.72%) Linux
2 685 (12.89%) Windows
3 644 (12.12%) Unix
4 249 (4.68%) Android
5 221 (4.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 219 (4.12%) Apple iOS
7 160 (3.01%) CentOS
8 116 (2.18%) Ubuntu
9 96 (1.81%) Windows Server
10 88 (1.66%) Debian
11 65 (1.22%) Mac OS X
12 35 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
13 33 (0.62%) Solaris
14 27 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
15 25 (0.47%) Tizen
16 21 (0.40%) Windows Phone
17 20 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
19 14 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
20 13 (0.24%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2938 (55.28%) Agile Software Development
2 1222 (22.99%) TDD
3 972 (18.29%) Scrum
4 965 (18.16%) Continuous Integration
5 896 (16.86%) OO
6 895 (16.84%) Software Engineering
7 709 (13.34%) DevOps
8 668 (12.57%) E-Commerce
9 658 (12.38%) MVC
10 548 (10.31%) BDD
11 446 (8.39%) Analytics
12 420 (7.90%) Web Development
13 393 (7.39%) SOA
14 371 (6.98%) SDLC
15 354 (6.66%) Pair Programming
16 315 (5.93%) Mentoring
17 301 (5.66%) Configuration Management
18 271 (5.10%) Front End Development
19 267 (5.02%) Kanban
20 263 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2366 (44.52%) Java
2 1900 (35.75%) JavaScript
3 1127 (21.20%) Python
4 1088 (20.47%) SQL
5 881 (16.58%) C#
6 773 (14.54%) PHP
7 707 (13.30%) Ruby
8 477 (8.97%) Scala
9 461 (8.67%) C++
10 395 (7.43%) Perl
11 343 (6.45%) Bash Shell
12 317 (5.96%) C
13 187 (3.52%) Shell Script
14 137 (2.58%) Groovy
15 130 (2.45%) Clojure
16 127 (2.39%) R
17 102 (1.92%) PowerShell
18 94 (1.77%) Go
19 82 (1.54%) PL/SQL
20 70 (1.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1039 (19.55%) Degree
2 236 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 157 (2.95%) SC Cleared
4 74 (1.39%) PhD
5 60 (1.13%) ISEB
6 48 (0.90%) CISSP
7 47 (0.88%) DV Cleared
8 39 (0.73%) ISTQB
9 29 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (0.49%) CISM
10 26 (0.49%) SANS
11 25 (0.47%) RHCE
12 24 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (0.45%) PMI Certification
12 24 (0.45%) RHCSA
13 20 (0.38%) CCNP
14 19 (0.36%) CEH
14 19 (0.36%) GIAC
14 19 (0.36%) MCSD
15 17 (0.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 405 (7.62%) QA
2 44 (0.83%) SDET
3 31 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.26%) SLA
6 13 (0.24%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.11%) COBIT
8 6 (0.11%) ISO 14001
9 5 (0.094%) GPG13
9 5 (0.094%) ISO 8583
9 5 (0.094%) ISO20022
9 5 (0.094%) ISO22301
9 5 (0.094%) JSP 440
9 5 (0.094%) SEPA
10 4 (0.075%) JTAG
10 4 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.056%) SNOMED CT
11 3 (0.056%) WAI
11 3 (0.056%) WCAG
System Software
1 272 (5.12%) Docker
2 187 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (2.09%) Active Directory
4 85 (1.60%) HDFS
5 52 (0.98%) Hyper-V
6 43 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 40 (0.75%) Varnish
8 36 (0.68%) NFS
9 29 (0.55%) VirtualBox
10 28 (0.53%) Xen
11 26 (0.49%) Apache Flume
11 26 (0.49%) KVM
12 25 (0.47%) Snort
13 24 (0.45%) vCloud
14 21 (0.40%) Squid
15 19 (0.36%) Cygwin
16 18 (0.34%) iptables
16 18 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
16 18 (0.34%) XenApp
17 9 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 593 (11.16%) Puppet
2 309 (5.81%) Opscode Chef
3 173 (3.25%) Ansible
4 141 (2.65%) Nagios
5 46 (0.87%) ZABBIX
6 40 (0.75%) Oozie
7 35 (0.66%) Salt
8 34 (0.64%) CFEngine
9 33 (0.62%) logstash
10 30 (0.56%) Graphite
11 28 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
12 23 (0.43%) Capistrano
13 20 (0.38%) Cacti
14 19 (0.36%) Ambari
14 19 (0.36%) Nessus
15 18 (0.34%) Kubernetes
15 18 (0.34%) Mesos
16 17 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
16 17 (0.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 16 (0.30%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 651 (12.25%) Oracle
2 542 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 299 (5.63%) Google
4 278 (5.23%) Red Hat
5 255 (4.80%) VMware
6 135 (2.54%) HP
7 132 (2.48%) Cisco
8 130 (2.45%) IBM
9 126 (2.37%) Zend
10 93 (1.75%) Facebook
11 90 (1.69%) Twitter
12 86 (1.62%) Adobe
13 82 (1.54%) Tableau
14 70 (1.32%) MuleSoft
14 70 (1.32%) SAP
15 66 (1.24%) Atlassian
16 64 (1.20%) Hortonworks
17 59 (1.11%) Cloudera
18 58 (1.09%) WSO2
19 55 (1.03%) TIBCO
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 minutes ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £400 - £500 Per Day Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Great bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + negotiable +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £+car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £58,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Bloomberg
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 2 days ago