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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 116 129 141
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2526 2550 2071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.47% 2.33% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 2.82% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2033 2128 1746
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
86640 90513 82524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71744 73516 68202
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +4 1413 £60,000 +9.09% 203
South East -14 367 £47,500 +7.34% 54
Yorkshire +51 166 £47,500 -5.00% 39
South West +8 158 £42,500 +4.93% 26
North West +37 128 £42,500 +6.25% 36
East of England -33 109 £47,500 +5.55% 22
East Midlands +21 98 £50,000 +20.48% 4
West Midlands +22 92 £46,250 +42.30% 18
North East +7 25 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Open Source
UK

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2567 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 1984 (39.40%) Java
3 1756 (34.88%) JavaScript
4 1492 (29.63%) HTML
5 1425 (28.30%) Linux
6 1247 (24.77%) CSS
7 1205 (23.93%) TDD
8 1147 (22.78%) Python
9 1058 (21.01%) SQL
10 1048 (20.81%) PHP
11 879 (17.46%) MVC
12 852 (16.92%) MySQL
12 852 (16.92%) Degree
13 833 (16.54%) Git (software)
14 827 (16.43%) Oracle
15 824 (16.37%) Web Services
16 818 (16.25%) .NET
17 813 (16.15%) C#
18 808 (16.05%) Software Engineering
19 787 (15.63%) Ruby
19 787 (15.63%) Scrum
20 786 (15.61%) OO
21 777 (15.43%) Finance
22 749 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
23 744 (14.78%) E-Commerce
24 723 (14.36%) jQuery
25 701 (13.92%) HTML5
26 681 (13.53%) BDD
27 652 (12.95%) MongoDB
28 636 (12.63%) AngularJS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 512 (10.17%) Apache
2 440 (8.74%) Node.js
3 294 (5.84%) Tomcat
4 200 (3.97%) CMS
5 169 (3.36%) JBoss
6 168 (3.34%) WebSphere
7 163 (3.24%) IIS
7 163 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
8 137 (2.72%) nginx
9 136 (2.70%) Apache Solr
10 123 (2.44%) Drupal
11 113 (2.24%) SharePoint
12 108 (2.14%) WebLogic
12 108 (2.14%) Apache Pig
13 104 (2.07%) OpenStack
13 104 (2.07%) Apache Spark
14 82 (1.63%) SAS
15 71 (1.41%) WordPress
16 70 (1.39%) Confluence
17 58 (1.15%) Mule
Applications
1 204 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 67 (1.33%) SPSS
3 39 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 34 (0.68%) MS Office
5 17 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.099%) MS Project
8 5 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.079%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.060%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.020%) Gephi
11 1 (0.020%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 75 (1.49%) Magento
2 27 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
3 21 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
4 16 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 15 (0.30%) WebTrends
6 10 (0.20%) Odoo
7 6 (0.12%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.079%) Summit
8 4 (0.079%) RMDS
8 4 (0.079%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.079%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.079%) Beauchamp
9 3 (0.060%) Tridion
9 3 (0.060%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.060%) osCommerce
9 3 (0.060%) AquaLogic BPM
10 2 (0.040%) Shopify
10 2 (0.040%) ION MarketView
11 1 (0.020%) Adobe Campaign
11 1 (0.020%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 523 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
2 221 (4.39%) SaaS
3 117 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
4 116 (2.30%) PaaS
5 115 (2.28%) GitHub
6 114 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
7 111 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
8 79 (1.57%) IaaS
9 59 (1.17%) Amazon EMR
10 38 (0.75%) Google Apps
10 38 (0.75%) Office 365
11 28 (0.56%) Amazon S3
12 23 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
13 22 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
14 18 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 15 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 11 (0.22%) OpenShift
17 10 (0.20%) Google App Engine
18 8 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 8 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 328 (6.51%) Internet
2 193 (3.83%) HTTP
3 149 (2.96%) Firewall
4 135 (2.68%) DNS
5 85 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 70 (1.39%) WAN
7 67 (1.33%) SAN
8 63 (1.25%) LAN
9 58 (1.15%) DHCP
10 56 (1.11%) LDAP
11 54 (1.07%) Broadband
12 42 (0.83%) Network Security
13 30 (0.60%) VLAN
14 29 (0.58%) SSH
15 27 (0.54%) SSL
16 25 (0.50%) SMTP
17 20 (0.40%) MRTG
17 20 (0.40%) Unified Communications
18 17 (0.34%) iSCSI
18 17 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 852 (16.92%) MySQL
2 652 (12.95%) MongoDB
3 573 (11.38%) NoSQL
4 534 (10.61%) SQL Server
5 459 (9.12%) Big Data
6 372 (7.39%) Relational Database
7 370 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
8 365 (7.25%) Hadoop
9 195 (3.87%) RDBMS
10 191 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 159 (3.16%) Redis
12 158 (3.14%) Apache Hive
13 110 (2.18%) Oracle Database
14 109 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
15 82 (1.63%) Mahout
16 80 (1.59%) Pentaho
17 75 (1.49%) HBase
18 59 (1.17%) Couchbase
19 50 (0.99%) DB2
20 49 (0.97%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 833 (16.54%) Git (software)
2 536 (10.65%) Jenkins
3 472 (9.37%) Selenium
4 346 (6.87%) Subversion
5 269 (5.34%) Maven
6 260 (5.16%) JUnit
7 245 (4.87%) Cucumber
8 241 (4.79%) JIRA
9 217 (4.31%) NUnit
10 182 (3.61%) WebDriver
11 160 (3.18%) TeamCity
12 117 (2.32%) Ant
13 116 (2.30%) Eclipse
14 109 (2.16%) SpecFlow
15 97 (1.93%) Hudson
16 91 (1.81%) JMeter
17 88 (1.75%) Visual Studio
17 88 (1.75%) Grunt
18 82 (1.63%) FitNesse
19 79 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 777 (15.43%) Finance
2 267 (5.30%) Banking
3 238 (4.73%) Games
4 233 (4.63%) Retail
5 208 (4.13%) Marketing
6 174 (3.46%) Telecoms
7 118 (2.34%) Back Office
8 107 (2.13%) Law
9 99 (1.97%) Publishing
10 71 (1.41%) Investment Banking
11 61 (1.21%) Advertising
12 48 (0.95%) Front Office
13 43 (0.85%) Automotive
14 38 (0.75%) Legal
15 26 (0.52%) Online Betting
16 24 (0.48%) Electronics
17 15 (0.30%) Financial Institution
17 15 (0.30%) Manufacturing
17 15 (0.30%) Billing
17 15 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2456 (48.78%) Developer
2 612 (12.15%) Java Developer
3 560 (11.12%) Senior Developer
4 536 (10.65%) Architect
5 341 (6.77%) Software Engineer
6 248 (4.93%) PHP Developer
7 246 (4.89%) Solutions Architect
8 240 (4.77%) Web Developer
9 233 (4.63%) .NET Developer
10 211 (4.19%) Software Developer
11 203 (4.03%) Analyst
12 187 (3.71%) Senior Java Developer
13 186 (3.69%) Administrator
14 179 (3.56%) C# Developer
15 157 (3.12%) Lead Developer
16 152 (3.02%) C# .NET Developer
17 151 (3.00%) DevOps Engineer
18 149 (2.96%) Systems Administrator
19 141 (2.80%) Consultant
20 135 (2.68%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1492 (29.63%) HTML
2 1247 (24.77%) CSS
3 824 (16.37%) Web Services
4 818 (16.25%) .NET
5 723 (14.36%) jQuery
6 701 (13.92%) HTML5
7 636 (12.63%) AngularJS
8 616 (12.23%) Spring
9 485 (9.63%) REST
10 483 (9.59%) XML
11 449 (8.92%) Hibernate
12 432 (8.58%) CSS3
13 358 (7.11%) ASP.NET
14 307 (6.10%) JSON
15 291 (5.78%) LAMP
15 291 (5.78%) RESTful
16 289 (5.74%) J2EE
17 268 (5.32%) SOAP
18 237 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
19 204 (4.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 579 (11.50%) Computer Science
2 351 (6.97%) Mobile App
3 326 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
4 236 (4.69%) User Experience
5 227 (4.51%) Blog
6 216 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
7 180 (3.57%) Algorithms
8 157 (3.12%) Visualisation
9 143 (2.84%) Data Centre
10 127 (2.52%) Mathematics
11 100 (1.99%) Management Information System
12 88 (1.75%) Data Structures
13 84 (1.67%) Social Media
14 55 (1.09%) Hedge funds
14 55 (1.09%) Digital Media
14 55 (1.09%) Blackberry
15 51 (1.01%) Data Integration
16 50 (0.99%) BBC
16 50 (0.99%) Social Network
17 49 (0.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1425 (28.30%) Linux
2 612 (12.15%) Windows
3 373 (7.41%) UNIX
4 292 (5.80%) Android
5 270 (5.36%) Apple iOS
6 146 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 136 (2.70%) CentOS
8 90 (1.79%) Ubuntu
9 86 (1.71%) Debian
10 50 (0.99%) Solaris
11 41 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 38 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 34 (0.68%) Mac OS X
14 29 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
15 26 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
16 16 (0.32%) AIX
17 10 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (0.20%) CoreOS
18 9 (0.18%) Fedora
19 8 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2567 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 1205 (23.93%) TDD
3 879 (17.46%) MVC
4 808 (16.05%) Software Engineering
5 787 (15.63%) Scrum
6 786 (15.61%) OO
7 749 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
8 744 (14.78%) E-Commerce
9 681 (13.53%) BDD
10 521 (10.35%) DevOps
11 443 (8.80%) SOA
12 410 (8.14%) Web Development
13 369 (7.33%) Mentoring
14 350 (6.95%) Analytics
15 340 (6.75%) SDLC
16 294 (5.84%) Test Automation
17 280 (5.56%) Pair Programming
18 265 (5.26%) Configuration Management
19 232 (4.61%) Unit Testing
20 206 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1984 (39.40%) Java
2 1756 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 1147 (22.78%) Python
4 1058 (21.01%) SQL
5 1048 (20.81%) PHP
6 813 (16.15%) C#
7 787 (15.63%) Ruby
8 438 (8.70%) Perl
9 325 (6.45%) Scala
10 279 (5.54%) C++
11 191 (3.79%) Bash Shell
12 182 (3.61%) Groovy
13 172 (3.42%) C
14 139 (2.76%) R
15 94 (1.87%) Objective-C
16 87 (1.73%) T-SQL
16 87 (1.73%) PL/SQL
16 87 (1.73%) Clojure
17 79 (1.57%) Shell Script
18 59 (1.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 852 (16.92%) Degree
2 169 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 92 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 53 (1.05%) ISEB
5 39 (0.77%) ISTQB
6 38 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (0.73%) CCNA
8 34 (0.68%) CCNP
8 34 (0.68%) PhD
9 29 (0.58%) DV Cleared
10 22 (0.44%) RHCE
11 19 (0.38%) CCIE
12 18 (0.36%) CISSP
13 15 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (0.30%) RHCSA
14 13 (0.26%) JNCIE
15 9 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 8 (0.16%) CEH
16 8 (0.16%) MCSE
17 7 (0.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 474 (9.41%) QA
2 40 (0.79%) COBIT
3 21 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.40%) SLA
5 17 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.30%) WCAG
7 7 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.14%) MiFID
8 5 (0.099%) ISO 8583
9 3 (0.060%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.060%) JSP 440
9 3 (0.060%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.040%) Basel II
11 1 (0.020%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.020%) Data Quality
System Software
1 149 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 84 (1.67%) Docker
3 55 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 51 (1.01%) Varnish
5 49 (0.97%) Apache Flume
6 40 (0.79%) VirtualBox
6 40 (0.79%) NFS
7 36 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 34 (0.68%) Hyper-V
9 29 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
10 27 (0.54%) HDFS
11 26 (0.52%) KVM
12 24 (0.48%) vCloud
13 20 (0.40%) iptables
14 17 (0.34%) Xen
15 11 (0.22%) Terminal Services
16 10 (0.20%) vSphere
17 9 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
18 7 (0.14%) LXC
18 7 (0.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 437 (8.68%) Puppet
2 319 (6.34%) Opscode Chef
3 148 (2.94%) Nagios
4 110 (2.18%) Ansible
5 89 (1.77%) Vagrant
6 63 (1.25%) ZABBIX
7 41 (0.81%) Cacti
8 33 (0.66%) Graphite
9 26 (0.52%) Cobbler
10 25 (0.50%) Salt
10 25 (0.50%) logstash
11 20 (0.40%) Kibana
11 20 (0.40%) Mesos
11 20 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
12 19 (0.38%) Tivoli
13 18 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
14 17 (0.34%) Zenoss
15 16 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 16 (0.32%) OpenView
15 16 (0.32%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 827 (16.43%) Oracle
2 469 (9.31%) Microsoft
3 215 (4.27%) VMware
4 211 (4.19%) Red Hat
5 200 (3.97%) Google
6 154 (3.06%) IBM
7 129 (2.56%) Zend
8 112 (2.22%) Cisco
9 106 (2.11%) hybris
10 100 (1.99%) Adobe
11 82 (1.63%) HP
12 81 (1.61%) Facebook
13 79 (1.57%) Talend
14 78 (1.55%) Cognos
15 69 (1.37%) Splunk
16 65 (1.29%) Tableau
16 65 (1.29%) Sybase
17 63 (1.25%) Teradata
18 60 (1.19%) Informatica
19 56 (1.11%) ATG
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: Highly competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000. per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digital Gurus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Discretionary annual bonus of up to 20%
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits, generous holiday, dis
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum base.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rutland
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday