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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 115 124 132
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2391 2533 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.67% 2.48% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 2.83% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1983 2093 1983
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +12.42%
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
79090 89400 90102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.41% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 66332 74640 72734
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 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 28 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London +9 1328 £65,000 +8.33% 195
South East -4 336 £47,500 - 46
South West +11 147 £36,750 -18.33% 16
West Midlands +35 140 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Yorkshire -10 131 £41,750 -16.50% 24
East of England +7 110 £52,500 +5.00% 33
North West -26 99 £48,000 +6.66% 26
East Midlands -7 62 £47,500 -5.00% 6
North East -20 8 £43,500 +2.35% 4
Midlands +9 2 £67,500 +3.84%
Open Source
UK

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 2625 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 2338 (46.93%) Java
3 1590 (31.91%) Linux
4 1581 (31.73%) JavaScript
5 1243 (24.95%) HTML
6 1198 (24.05%) Python
7 1154 (23.16%) TDD
8 1021 (20.49%) Scrum
9 1010 (20.27%) DevOps
10 979 (19.65%) Software Engineering
11 932 (18.71%) CSS
12 912 (18.31%) Continuous Integration
13 863 (17.32%) Finance
14 853 (17.12%) SQL
15 783 (15.72%) AngularJS
16 773 (15.52%) Degree
17 742 (14.89%) Jenkins
18 738 (14.81%) .NET
19 734 (14.73%) Ruby
20 726 (14.57%) Web Services
21 711 (14.27%) C#
22 706 (14.17%) PHP
23 704 (14.13%) Git (software)
24 675 (13.55%) Amazon AWS
25 659 (13.23%) OO
26 658 (13.21%) Puppet
27 651 (13.07%) MySQL
28 639 (12.83%) HTML5
29 635 (12.75%) Spring
30 620 (12.44%) NoSQL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 432 (8.67%) Apache
2 233 (4.68%) JBoss
3 229 (4.60%) Tomcat
4 217 (4.36%) Elasticsearch
5 206 (4.13%) Apache Spark
6 153 (3.07%) CMS
7 146 (2.93%) WebLogic
8 130 (2.61%) OpenStack
9 127 (2.55%) nginx
10 116 (2.33%) Apache Pig
11 109 (2.19%) WebSphere
12 89 (1.79%) Drupal
13 82 (1.65%) SharePoint
14 78 (1.57%) IIS
15 77 (1.55%) WordPress
16 73 (1.47%) Jetty
17 64 (1.28%) SAS
18 61 (1.22%) Joomla!
19 54 (1.08%) Confluence
20 50 (1.00%) Alfresco
Applications
1 171 (3.43%) MS Excel
2 33 (0.66%) Photoshop
3 32 (0.64%) MS Office
4 17 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (0.28%) SPSS
6 12 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.16%) HipChat
8 6 (0.12%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.10%) Mingle
10 4 (0.080%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.060%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.060%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.040%) Blender
12 2 (0.040%) Gephi
12 2 (0.040%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.020%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.020%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.020%) GIMP
13 1 (0.020%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.020%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 68 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 45 (0.90%) Magento
3 20 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 17 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 15 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
6 14 (0.28%) SAP ECC
6 14 (0.28%) SAP ERP
6 14 (0.28%) SAP HR
6 14 (0.28%) SAP hybris
6 14 (0.28%) SAP MDM
7 8 (0.16%) Eloqua
8 6 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.12%) Odoo
9 5 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.080%) CSG Singleview
10 4 (0.080%) osCommerce
11 3 (0.060%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (0.060%) ReMetrica
11 3 (0.060%) Unit4 Business World
12 2 (0.040%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 675 (13.55%) Amazon AWS
2 303 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 287 (5.76%) GitHub
4 156 (3.13%) SaaS
5 132 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
6 117 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
7 99 (1.99%) Google Cloud Platform
8 92 (1.85%) PaaS
9 56 (1.12%) IaaS
10 46 (0.92%) Amazon S3
11 37 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
12 35 (0.70%) Office 365
13 30 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
14 24 (0.48%) Heroku
15 22 (0.44%) Google Compute Engine
16 20 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
17 19 (0.38%) Google Analytics
18 18 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 17 (0.34%) OpenShift
20 14 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 235 (4.72%) Internet
2 183 (3.67%) TCP/IP
3 156 (3.13%) DNS
4 152 (3.05%) HTTP
5 148 (2.97%) Firewall
6 84 (1.69%) SAN
7 59 (1.18%) WAN
8 55 (1.10%) SSL
9 54 (1.08%) DHCP
10 47 (0.94%) LAN
11 44 (0.88%) LDAP
11 44 (0.88%) Network Security
12 39 (0.78%) Wireless
13 30 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
14 28 (0.56%) VoIP
14 28 (0.56%) VPN
15 26 (0.52%) Broadband
16 20 (0.40%) Ethernet
17 19 (0.38%) HTTPS
18 18 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 651 (13.07%) MySQL
2 620 (12.44%) NoSQL
3 616 (12.36%) MongoDB
4 539 (10.82%) Big Data
5 348 (6.99%) Hadoop
6 324 (6.50%) SQL Server
7 312 (6.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 283 (5.68%) PostgreSQL
9 252 (5.06%) Relational Database
10 158 (3.17%) Neo4j
11 126 (2.53%) Apache Hive
12 118 (2.37%) Redis
13 93 (1.87%) RDBMS
14 83 (1.67%) Couchbase
15 81 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
16 80 (1.61%) Oracle Database
17 65 (1.30%) CouchDB
18 63 (1.26%) HBase
19 56 (1.12%) Data Mining
20 55 (1.10%) Impala
Development Applications
1 742 (14.89%) Jenkins
2 704 (14.13%) Git (software)
3 419 (8.41%) Selenium
4 382 (7.67%) Maven
5 306 (6.14%) JUnit
6 289 (5.80%) Cucumber
7 246 (4.94%) Subversion
8 214 (4.30%) TeamCity
9 195 (3.91%) JIRA
10 160 (3.21%) Gradle
11 142 (2.85%) TestNG
12 124 (2.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 118 (2.37%) WebDriver
14 117 (2.35%) Vagrant
15 113 (2.27%) Mockito
16 110 (2.21%) Ant
17 104 (2.09%) JMeter
18 97 (1.95%) EasyMock
19 90 (1.81%) Grunt
20 88 (1.77%) Hudson
General
1 863 (17.32%) Finance
2 326 (6.54%) Banking
3 264 (5.30%) Telecoms
4 244 (4.90%) Games
4 244 (4.90%) Marketing
5 170 (3.41%) Retail
6 100 (2.01%) Law
7 80 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 65 (1.30%) Advertising
9 57 (1.14%) Publishing
10 46 (0.92%) Investment Banking
11 37 (0.74%) French Language
12 31 (0.62%) Back Office
13 30 (0.60%) Electronics
13 30 (0.60%) Local Government
14 27 (0.54%) Front Office
15 26 (0.52%) Financial Institution
15 26 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
16 22 (0.44%) Billing
17 21 (0.42%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2161 (43.38%) Developer
2 803 (16.12%) Java Developer
3 547 (10.98%) Architect
4 521 (10.46%) Senior Developer
5 360 (7.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 312 (6.26%) Software Engineer
7 291 (5.84%) JavaScript Developer
8 276 (5.54%) Senior Java Developer
9 200 (4.01%) PHP Developer
10 196 (3.93%) Consultant
10 196 (3.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 190 (3.81%) .NET Developer
11 190 (3.81%) Java Engineer
12 189 (3.79%) Linux Engineer
13 184 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
14 175 (3.51%) C# Developer
15 170 (3.41%) Administrator
16 169 (3.39%) Analyst
17 168 (3.37%) Lead Developer
18 154 (3.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1243 (24.95%) HTML
2 932 (18.71%) CSS
3 783 (15.72%) AngularJS
4 738 (14.81%) .NET
5 726 (14.57%) Web Services
6 639 (12.83%) HTML5
7 635 (12.75%) Spring
8 529 (10.62%) REST
9 524 (10.52%) Node.js
10 420 (8.43%) XML
11 389 (7.81%) RESTful
12 380 (7.63%) jQuery
13 351 (7.05%) React
14 292 (5.86%) JSON
15 254 (5.10%) CSS3
16 243 (4.88%) Hibernate
17 240 (4.82%) SOAP
18 239 (4.80%) ASP.NET
19 230 (4.62%) Java EE
20 219 (4.40%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 496 (9.96%) Computer Science
2 345 (6.92%) User Experience
3 280 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 253 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 188 (3.77%) Mathematics
6 160 (3.21%) Fintech
7 154 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
8 147 (2.95%) Algorithms
9 111 (2.23%) Visualisation
10 85 (1.71%) Data Centre
11 84 (1.69%) Management Information System
11 84 (1.69%) Social Media
12 77 (1.55%) Statistics
13 70 (1.41%) Physics
14 65 (1.30%) Data Structures
14 65 (1.30%) Virtual Team
15 58 (1.16%) Blog
16 50 (1.00%) Clustering
17 48 (0.96%) RIA
18 42 (0.84%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1590 (31.91%) Linux
2 534 (10.72%) Unix
3 460 (9.23%) Windows
4 192 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 179 (3.59%) Android
6 167 (3.35%) CentOS
7 152 (3.05%) Ubuntu
8 98 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 78 (1.57%) Windows Server
10 51 (1.02%) Debian
11 50 (1.00%) Mac OS X
12 33 (0.66%) VMS
13 32 (0.64%) Solaris
14 28 (0.56%) FreeBSD
15 17 (0.34%) AIX
16 16 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
17 15 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (0.26%) Kali Linux
18 13 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
19 12 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2625 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1154 (23.16%) TDD
3 1021 (20.49%) Scrum
4 1010 (20.27%) DevOps
5 979 (19.65%) Software Engineering
6 912 (18.31%) Continuous Integration
7 659 (13.23%) OO
8 535 (10.74%) MVC
9 487 (9.78%) BDD
10 436 (8.75%) E-Commerce
11 386 (7.75%) Configuration Management
12 370 (7.43%) Web Development
13 356 (7.15%) SDLC
14 340 (6.82%) Microservices
15 336 (6.74%) Analytics
16 306 (6.14%) SOA
17 305 (6.12%) Mentoring
18 278 (5.58%) Kanban
19 264 (5.30%) Test Automation
20 254 (5.10%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 2338 (46.93%) Java
2 1581 (31.73%) JavaScript
3 1198 (24.05%) Python
4 853 (17.12%) SQL
5 734 (14.73%) Ruby
6 711 (14.27%) C#
7 706 (14.17%) PHP
8 481 (9.65%) Scala
9 383 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 370 (7.43%) Perl
11 340 (6.82%) C++
12 265 (5.32%) C
13 253 (5.08%) Groovy
14 195 (3.91%) Go
15 149 (2.99%) PowerShell
15 149 (2.99%) Shell Script
16 130 (2.61%) R
17 129 (2.59%) Clojure
18 69 (1.38%) T-SQL
19 65 (1.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 773 (15.52%) Degree
2 410 (8.23%) Security Cleared
3 196 (3.93%) SC Cleared
4 160 (3.21%) DV Cleared
5 98 (1.97%) ISEB
6 76 (1.53%) ISTQB
7 69 (1.38%) CISSP
8 51 (1.02%) PhD
9 47 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 40 (0.80%) OSCP
11 39 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
11 39 (0.78%) CISM
12 38 (0.76%) CREST Certified
13 37 (0.74%) CEH
14 31 (0.62%) GIAC
14 31 (0.62%) SANS
15 26 (0.52%) CCNA
16 20 (0.40%) GCIH
17 19 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
18 18 (0.36%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 411 (8.25%) QA
2 49 (0.98%) SDET
3 33 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 26 (0.52%) SLA
5 25 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (0.30%) GCP
7 13 (0.26%) COBIT
8 11 (0.22%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.10%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.040%) SSAE 16
10 2 (0.040%) WCAG
11 1 (0.020%) Basel III
11 1 (0.020%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.020%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.020%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.020%) HL7
11 1 (0.020%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.020%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.020%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.020%) Solvency II
System Software
1 442 (8.87%) Docker
2 151 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (1.55%) Active Directory
4 76 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
5 63 (1.26%) Apache Flume
6 60 (1.20%) HDFS
7 50 (1.00%) NFS
8 37 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
9 34 (0.68%) Hyper-V
9 34 (0.68%) KVM
10 27 (0.54%) Varnish
10 27 (0.54%) VirtualBox
11 21 (0.42%) Firmware
12 19 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 18 (0.36%) GlusterFS
13 18 (0.36%) Squid
14 16 (0.32%) VMware ESX
15 15 (0.30%) LXC
16 11 (0.22%) Xen
17 10 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 658 (13.21%) Puppet
2 441 (8.85%) Opscode Chef
3 384 (7.71%) Ansible
4 155 (3.11%) Nagios
5 90 (1.81%) Kubernetes
6 71 (1.43%) Terraform
7 51 (1.02%) Salt
8 49 (0.98%) Kibana
9 47 (0.94%) Graphite
9 47 (0.94%) Mesos
10 46 (0.92%) Grafana
11 43 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
12 40 (0.80%) HAProxy
13 37 (0.74%) Cacti
13 37 (0.74%) logstash
14 30 (0.60%) StatsD
15 28 (0.56%) Oozie
15 28 (0.56%) Packer
15 28 (0.56%) yum
16 25 (0.50%) Nmap
Vendors
1 489 (9.82%) Oracle
2 460 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 258 (5.18%) VMware
4 205 (4.11%) Google
5 162 (3.25%) Red Hat
6 156 (3.13%) MuleSoft
7 141 (2.83%) IBM
8 135 (2.71%) HP
9 126 (2.53%) Cisco
10 93 (1.87%) Hortonworks
11 87 (1.75%) Zend
12 85 (1.71%) Cloudera
13 61 (1.22%) SAP
13 61 (1.22%) Splunk
14 59 (1.18%) Adobe
15 51 (1.02%) webMethods
16 46 (0.92%) Atlassian
17 43 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
18 42 (0.84%) Talend
19 40 (0.80%) WSO2
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + shares + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Package + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + equity
Posted: 21 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40249.00 - £45280.00 per annum + potential market supplement
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
North West
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + extensive benefits - listed in ad
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000 - £72000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k - 45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 65,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £90k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday