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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 114 128 139
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2602 2658 2143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.52% 2.36% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.86% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2058 2210 1843
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
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 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
87132 92976 83422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.34% 82.70% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 72017 75970 69435
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +8 1487 £60,000 +4.34% 212
South East -16 387 £45,000 - 51
South West -8 165 £42,500 +6.25% 24
Yorkshire +29 146 £45,000 -21.73% 23
North West +65 121 £42,500 +6.25% 21
East of England -23 111 £45,000 -7.69% 44
East Midlands +13 100 £50,000 +5.26% 7
West Midlands +45 97 £45,000 +40.62% 12
North East -1 22 £40,000 +14.28% 17
Open Source
UK

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 2482 (50.06%) Agile Software Development
2 1959 (39.51%) Java
3 1762 (35.54%) JavaScript
4 1493 (30.11%) HTML
5 1398 (28.20%) Linux
6 1264 (25.49%) CSS
7 1231 (24.83%) TDD
8 1125 (22.69%) Python
9 1065 (21.48%) PHP
10 1015 (20.47%) SQL
11 926 (18.68%) MVC
12 845 (17.04%) MySQL
13 823 (16.60%) Degree
14 819 (16.52%) Git (software)
15 817 (16.48%) C#
16 815 (16.44%) .NET
17 810 (16.34%) Web Services
18 787 (15.87%) Software Engineering
19 781 (15.75%) OO
20 780 (15.73%) Ruby
21 772 (15.57%) Oracle
22 760 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
23 754 (15.21%) Scrum
24 745 (15.03%) jQuery
25 743 (14.99%) Finance
26 710 (14.32%) E-Commerce
27 705 (14.22%) HTML5
28 682 (13.76%) BDD
29 614 (12.38%) AngularJS
30 610 (12.30%) Spring

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
1 498 (10.04%) Apache
2 437 (8.81%) Node.js
3 297 (5.99%) Tomcat
4 210 (4.24%) CMS
5 171 (3.45%) IIS
6 153 (3.09%) JBoss
7 151 (3.05%) WebSphere
7 151 (3.05%) nginx
8 142 (2.86%) Drupal
9 131 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
10 118 (2.38%) Apache Solr
11 115 (2.32%) SharePoint
12 102 (2.06%) OpenStack
13 100 (2.02%) WebLogic
14 96 (1.94%) Apache Pig
15 82 (1.65%) WordPress
16 81 (1.63%) SAS
17 73 (1.47%) Apache Spark
18 66 (1.33%) Confluence
19 52 (1.05%) Joomla!
Applications
1 213 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 57 (1.15%) SPSS
3 45 (0.91%) MS Office
4 39 (0.79%) Photoshop
5 19 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.16%) MS Project
8 6 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (0.081%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.020%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.020%) Gephi
10 1 (0.020%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.020%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 63 (1.27%) Magento
2 25 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
3 16 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.22%) WebTrends
6 7 (0.14%) Summit
6 7 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.12%) SAP CRM
7 6 (0.12%) Odoo
8 5 (0.10%) RMDS
9 4 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.061%) osCommerce
10 3 (0.061%) AquaLogic BPM
10 3 (0.061%) Tridion
11 2 (0.040%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.040%) ION MarketView
11 2 (0.040%) Beauchamp
11 2 (0.040%) Shopify
12 1 (0.020%) Adobe Campaign
12 1 (0.020%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 482 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
2 201 (4.05%) SaaS
3 133 (2.68%) GitHub
4 113 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
5 107 (2.16%) PaaS
6 103 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
7 99 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 77 (1.55%) IaaS
9 58 (1.17%) Amazon EMR
10 43 (0.87%) Google Apps
11 36 (0.73%) Office 365
12 24 (0.48%) Amazon S3
12 24 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
13 19 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
14 18 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 15 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
16 14 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 9 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 9 (0.18%) Google App Engine
18 8 (0.16%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 314 (6.33%) Internet
2 198 (3.99%) HTTP
3 155 (3.13%) Firewall
4 141 (2.84%) DNS
5 85 (1.71%) TCP/IP
6 82 (1.65%) WAN
7 75 (1.51%) LAN
8 68 (1.37%) SAN
9 65 (1.31%) DHCP
10 57 (1.15%) LDAP
11 56 (1.13%) Broadband
12 46 (0.93%) Network Security
13 37 (0.75%) VLAN
14 33 (0.67%) SSL
15 31 (0.63%) SSH
16 24 (0.48%) MPLS
17 22 (0.44%) SMTP
18 20 (0.40%) VoIP
18 20 (0.40%) MRTG
19 19 (0.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 845 (17.04%) MySQL
2 603 (12.16%) MongoDB
3 551 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 546 (11.01%) SQL Server
5 395 (7.97%) Big Data
6 374 (7.54%) Relational Database
7 369 (7.44%) PostgreSQL
8 315 (6.35%) Hadoop
9 179 (3.61%) RDBMS
10 175 (3.53%) Redis
11 156 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
12 133 (2.68%) Apache Hive
13 98 (1.98%) Oracle Database
14 94 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
15 76 (1.53%) Pentaho
16 70 (1.41%) Mahout
17 64 (1.29%) HBase
18 52 (1.05%) DB2
19 46 (0.93%) Couchbase
20 45 (0.91%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 819 (16.52%) Git (software)
2 491 (9.90%) Jenkins
3 451 (9.10%) Selenium
4 351 (7.08%) Subversion
5 244 (4.92%) Cucumber
6 235 (4.74%) JUnit
7 234 (4.72%) Maven
8 228 (4.60%) JIRA
9 206 (4.15%) NUnit
10 195 (3.93%) WebDriver
11 176 (3.55%) TeamCity
12 114 (2.30%) JMeter
13 109 (2.20%) Eclipse
14 105 (2.12%) SpecFlow
15 101 (2.04%) Ant
16 96 (1.94%) Hudson
17 89 (1.80%) Grunt
18 82 (1.65%) Visual Studio
19 74 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
19 74 (1.49%) PHPUnit
General
1 743 (14.99%) Finance
2 223 (4.50%) Games
3 218 (4.40%) Banking
4 211 (4.26%) Marketing
5 207 (4.18%) Retail
6 175 (3.53%) Telecoms
7 114 (2.30%) Back Office
8 107 (2.16%) Publishing
9 88 (1.77%) Law
10 73 (1.47%) Advertising
11 63 (1.27%) Investment Banking
12 47 (0.95%) Automotive
13 46 (0.93%) Front Office
14 37 (0.75%) Legal
15 29 (0.58%) Electronics
16 27 (0.54%) Online Betting
17 13 (0.26%) Manufacturing
18 12 (0.24%) German Language
19 11 (0.22%) Local Government
19 11 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2446 (49.33%) Developer
2 592 (11.94%) Java Developer
3 561 (11.32%) Senior Developer
4 518 (10.45%) Architect
5 324 (6.53%) Software Engineer
6 263 (5.30%) PHP Developer
7 233 (4.70%) Web Developer
8 232 (4.68%) .NET Developer
9 230 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
10 218 (4.40%) Software Developer
11 207 (4.18%) Analyst
12 180 (3.63%) Administrator
13 173 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
14 171 (3.45%) C# Developer
15 166 (3.35%) Lead Developer
16 153 (3.09%) Consultant
17 149 (3.01%) C# .NET Developer
18 148 (2.99%) Systems Administrator
19 141 (2.84%) JavaScript Developer
20 133 (2.68%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1493 (30.11%) HTML
2 1264 (25.49%) CSS
3 815 (16.44%) .NET
4 810 (16.34%) Web Services
5 745 (15.03%) jQuery
6 705 (14.22%) HTML5
7 614 (12.38%) AngularJS
8 610 (12.30%) Spring
9 481 (9.70%) XML
10 468 (9.44%) REST
11 466 (9.40%) CSS3
12 443 (8.94%) Hibernate
13 368 (7.42%) ASP.NET
14 310 (6.25%) LAMP
15 293 (5.91%) JSON
16 285 (5.75%) RESTful
17 283 (5.71%) J2EE
18 253 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC
19 239 (4.82%) SOAP
20 210 (4.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 592 (11.94%) Computer Science
2 368 (7.42%) Mobile App
3 302 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
4 249 (5.02%) Blog
5 233 (4.70%) User Experience
6 211 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
7 171 (3.45%) Algorithms
8 154 (3.11%) Data Centre
9 142 (2.86%) Visualisation
10 114 (2.30%) Mathematics
11 93 (1.88%) Management Information System
12 89 (1.80%) Social Media
13 84 (1.69%) Data Structures
14 68 (1.37%) Digital Media
15 64 (1.29%) Hedge funds
16 63 (1.27%) BBC
17 59 (1.19%) Blackberry
18 54 (1.09%) Social Network
19 49 (0.99%) GIS
20 43 (0.87%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1398 (28.20%) Linux
2 607 (12.24%) Windows
3 353 (7.12%) UNIX
4 294 (5.93%) Android
5 271 (5.47%) Apple iOS
6 141 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 125 (2.52%) CentOS
8 87 (1.75%) Ubuntu
9 76 (1.53%) Debian
10 53 (1.07%) Solaris
11 51 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 51 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
12 39 (0.79%) Mac OS X
13 28 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
14 26 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
15 16 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (0.24%) Fedora
16 12 (0.24%) AIX
16 12 (0.24%) Windows XP
17 9 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2482 (50.06%) Agile Software Development
2 1231 (24.83%) TDD
3 926 (18.68%) MVC
4 787 (15.87%) Software Engineering
5 781 (15.75%) OO
6 760 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
7 754 (15.21%) Scrum
8 710 (14.32%) E-Commerce
9 682 (13.76%) BDD
10 482 (9.72%) DevOps
11 440 (8.87%) Web Development
12 421 (8.49%) SOA
13 368 (7.42%) Mentoring
14 339 (6.84%) SDLC
15 315 (6.35%) Analytics
16 292 (5.89%) Test Automation
17 288 (5.81%) Pair Programming
18 263 (5.30%) Configuration Management
19 235 (4.74%) Unit Testing
20 201 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1959 (39.51%) Java
2 1762 (35.54%) JavaScript
3 1125 (22.69%) Python
4 1065 (21.48%) PHP
5 1015 (20.47%) SQL
6 817 (16.48%) C#
7 780 (15.73%) Ruby
8 432 (8.71%) Perl
9 289 (5.83%) Scala
10 280 (5.65%) C++
11 200 (4.03%) Bash Shell
12 166 (3.35%) Groovy
13 155 (3.13%) C
14 121 (2.44%) R
15 93 (1.88%) T-SQL
16 83 (1.67%) Objective-C
17 80 (1.61%) PL/SQL
18 79 (1.59%) Clojure
19 75 (1.51%) Shell Script
20 60 (1.21%) Go
Qualifications
1 823 (16.60%) Degree
2 147 (2.96%) Security Cleared
3 80 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 58 (1.17%) ISEB
5 53 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (0.97%) CCNA
7 42 (0.85%) CCNP
8 41 (0.83%) ISTQB
9 32 (0.65%) DV Cleared
10 31 (0.63%) PhD
11 25 (0.50%) CCIE
11 25 (0.50%) RHCE
12 18 (0.36%) RHCSA
13 16 (0.32%) CISSP
13 16 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (0.28%) JNCIE
15 11 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 9 (0.18%) PMI Certification
16 9 (0.18%) CEH
17 8 (0.16%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 481 (9.70%) QA
2 27 (0.54%) COBIT
3 25 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 19 (0.38%) SLA
5 17 (0.34%) WCAG
6 11 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.16%) ISO 8583
8 7 (0.14%) ISO 14001
8 7 (0.14%) MiFID
9 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.081%) JSP 440
12 3 (0.061%) HIPAA
12 3 (0.061%) PMBOK
13 2 (0.040%) FISMA
13 2 (0.040%) Basel II
14 1 (0.020%) Data Quality
System Software
1 151 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (1.45%) Docker
3 48 (0.97%) Varnish
4 45 (0.91%) Apache Flume
5 44 (0.89%) Active Directory
6 42 (0.85%) Hyper-V
6 42 (0.85%) VirtualBox
7 38 (0.77%) NFS
8 28 (0.56%) KVM
9 25 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 24 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
11 17 (0.34%) HDFS
12 15 (0.30%) vCloud
12 15 (0.30%) Xen
12 15 (0.30%) Terminal Services
12 15 (0.30%) iptables
13 11 (0.22%) vSphere
14 8 (0.16%) LXC
15 7 (0.14%) Samba
15 7 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 402 (8.11%) Puppet
2 302 (6.09%) Opscode Chef
3 137 (2.76%) Nagios
4 97 (1.96%) Ansible
5 85 (1.71%) Vagrant
6 49 (0.99%) ZABBIX
7 40 (0.81%) Cacti
8 27 (0.54%) Graphite
9 24 (0.48%) logstash
10 23 (0.46%) Salt
10 23 (0.46%) Cobbler
11 20 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
12 17 (0.34%) Kibana
12 17 (0.34%) Mesos
13 16 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
13 16 (0.32%) OpenView
14 15 (0.30%) TeamSite
15 13 (0.26%) Tivoli
15 13 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 13 (0.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 772 (15.57%) Oracle
2 465 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 215 (4.34%) Google
4 205 (4.13%) VMware
5 191 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 148 (2.99%) Zend
7 134 (2.70%) Cisco
8 132 (2.66%) IBM
9 93 (1.88%) Adobe
10 92 (1.86%) HP
11 91 (1.84%) hybris
12 88 (1.77%) Facebook
13 80 (1.61%) Sybase
14 74 (1.49%) Talend
15 72 (1.45%) Cognos
16 55 (1.11%) Informatica
17 54 (1.09%) Splunk
18 53 (1.07%) Teradata
19 50 (1.01%) ATG
20 49 (0.99%) SAP
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension Gym Membership Healthcare
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Greater Manchester
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 54 minutes ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 55 minutes ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus, pension and other benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £5500 - £65000 per annum + brilliant bonuses and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Premier Farnell
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000 - £80,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago