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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 113 129 140
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2666 2499 2571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.76% 2.41% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 2.81% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2204 2007 2069
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
84831 88940 95165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.67% 85.86% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 71295 72668 77384
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 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +11 1580 £62,500 +8.69% 189
South East -15 392 £47,500 +5.55% 51
South West +20 172 £45,000 - 21
West Midlands +22 130 £40,000 -5.88% 16
North West +26 115 £41,500 -2.35% 32
East of England +18 106 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Yorkshire -12 93 £37,500 -25.00% 32
East Midlands -46 42 £42,500 - 5
North East +5 20 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
Open Source
UK

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (55.62%) Agile Software Development
2 2408 (45.59%) Java
3 1795 (33.98%) Linux
4 1730 (32.75%) JavaScript
5 1366 (25.86%) HTML
6 1243 (23.53%) Python
7 1197 (22.66%) TDD
8 1046 (19.80%) SQL
9 1024 (19.39%) Scrum
10 1021 (19.33%) Degree
11 980 (18.55%) CSS
12 969 (18.35%) Software Engineering
13 939 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
14 867 (16.41%) DevOps
15 860 (16.28%) .NET
16 839 (15.88%) OO
17 837 (15.85%) MySQL
18 828 (15.68%) Git (software)
19 827 (15.66%) C#
20 809 (15.32%) Finance
21 773 (14.63%) Web Services
22 747 (14.14%) Ruby
23 738 (13.97%) HTML5
24 731 (13.84%) MongoDB
25 729 (13.80%) AngularJS
26 726 (13.74%) Computer Science
27 698 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
28 694 (13.14%) PHP
29 676 (12.80%) NoSQL
30 668 (12.65%) Spring

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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
1 605 (11.45%) Apache
2 554 (10.49%) Node.js
3 366 (6.93%) Tomcat
4 249 (4.71%) Apache Spark
5 218 (4.13%) Elasticsearch
6 187 (3.54%) nginx
7 185 (3.50%) JBoss
8 164 (3.10%) CMS
9 159 (3.01%) OpenStack
10 134 (2.54%) Apache Pig
11 100 (1.89%) WebLogic
12 97 (1.84%) WebSphere
13 92 (1.74%) Drupal
14 87 (1.65%) Confluence
15 85 (1.61%) Jetty
16 83 (1.57%) WordPress
17 77 (1.46%) Mule
18 72 (1.36%) IIS
19 68 (1.29%) Joomla!
20 63 (1.19%) Alfresco
Applications
1 202 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 40 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 31 (0.59%) Photoshop
4 19 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.23%) S-PLUS
7 10 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.13%) Mingle
9 6 (0.11%) MS Office
10 5 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.057%) SPSS
12 2 (0.038%) Gephi
13 1 (0.019%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 101 (1.91%) Magento
2 33 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 17 (0.32%) Odoo
4 16 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
6 6 (0.11%) Eloqua
6 6 (0.11%) OpenCart
7 4 (0.076%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.038%) ReMetrica
9 1 (0.019%) AquaLogic BPM
9 1 (0.019%) Beauchamp
9 1 (0.019%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.019%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.019%) Shopify
9 1 (0.019%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 698 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
2 253 (4.79%) SaaS
3 234 (4.43%) GitHub
4 222 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 133 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
6 116 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
7 99 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
8 97 (1.84%) PaaS
9 91 (1.72%) IaaS
10 53 (1.00%) Amazon S3
11 37 (0.70%) Google App Engine
12 35 (0.66%) OpenShift
13 31 (0.59%) Google Apps
14 30 (0.57%) CloudFront
15 29 (0.55%) Google Analytics
16 22 (0.42%) Office 365
17 21 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
17 21 (0.40%) Joyent
18 20 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
19 19 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 322 (6.10%) Internet
2 223 (4.22%) HTTP
3 193 (3.65%) DNS
4 191 (3.62%) Firewall
5 153 (2.90%) TCP/IP
6 119 (2.25%) SAN
7 101 (1.91%) WAN
8 83 (1.57%) LAN
9 68 (1.29%) SSL
10 58 (1.10%) LDAP
11 46 (0.87%) Network Security
12 44 (0.83%) DHCP
13 35 (0.66%) BGP
14 28 (0.53%) Wireshark
15 27 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
15 27 (0.51%) OSPF
15 27 (0.51%) WebEx
16 25 (0.47%) VPN
17 24 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
17 24 (0.45%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 837 (15.85%) MySQL
2 731 (13.84%) MongoDB
3 676 (12.80%) NoSQL
4 644 (12.19%) Big Data
5 470 (8.90%) Hadoop
6 425 (8.05%) SQL Server
7 364 (6.89%) PostgreSQL
8 310 (5.87%) Relational Database
9 275 (5.21%) Apache Cassandra
10 154 (2.92%) Redis
11 153 (2.90%) Apache Hive
12 126 (2.39%) RDBMS
13 125 (2.37%) Neo4j
14 86 (1.63%) Couchbase
15 84 (1.59%) HBase
16 83 (1.57%) Data Mining
17 82 (1.55%) Impala
18 80 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
19 78 (1.48%) CouchDB
20 71 (1.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 828 (15.68%) Git (software)
2 618 (11.70%) Jenkins
3 462 (8.75%) Maven
4 375 (7.10%) Selenium
5 336 (6.36%) Subversion
6 277 (5.24%) JIRA
7 254 (4.81%) JUnit
8 205 (3.88%) Cucumber
9 169 (3.20%) Eclipse
10 132 (2.50%) Ant
11 122 (2.31%) TeamCity
12 120 (2.27%) Hudson
13 108 (2.04%) WebDriver
14 105 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 97 (1.84%) Gradle
16 93 (1.76%) Vagrant
17 83 (1.57%) JMeter
18 80 (1.51%) Visual Studio
19 78 (1.48%) NUnit
20 72 (1.36%) Mockito
General
1 809 (15.32%) Finance
2 393 (7.44%) Banking
3 309 (5.85%) Marketing
4 279 (5.28%) Games
4 279 (5.28%) Telecoms
5 251 (4.75%) Retail
6 140 (2.65%) Law
7 81 (1.53%) Publishing
8 62 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 54 (1.02%) Advertising
10 52 (0.98%) Investment Banking
11 45 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
12 44 (0.83%) Electronics
12 44 (0.83%) Front Office
13 37 (0.70%) Brand Awareness
14 35 (0.66%) Financial Institution
15 26 (0.49%) Back Office
16 22 (0.42%) Local Government
17 21 (0.40%) Legal
17 21 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2381 (45.08%) Developer
2 870 (16.47%) Java Developer
3 504 (9.54%) Senior Developer
4 414 (7.84%) Architect
5 348 (6.59%) Software Engineer
6 339 (6.42%) JavaScript Developer
7 300 (5.68%) DevOps Engineer
8 246 (4.66%) Senior Java Developer
9 233 (4.41%) C# Developer
10 213 (4.03%) Linux Engineer
11 211 (3.99%) PHP Developer
12 206 (3.90%) .NET Developer
13 204 (3.86%) Consultant
14 196 (3.71%) Administrator
14 196 (3.71%) Software Developer
15 190 (3.60%) Java Engineer
16 178 (3.37%) Agile Developer
17 177 (3.35%) Web Developer
18 175 (3.31%) Analyst
19 173 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1366 (25.86%) HTML
2 980 (18.55%) CSS
3 860 (16.28%) .NET
4 773 (14.63%) Web Services
5 738 (13.97%) HTML5
6 729 (13.80%) AngularJS
7 668 (12.65%) Spring
8 652 (12.34%) REST
9 586 (11.09%) XML
10 510 (9.66%) jQuery
11 395 (7.48%) JSON
12 354 (6.70%) J2EE
13 344 (6.51%) Hibernate
14 336 (6.36%) LAMP
15 328 (6.21%) RESTful
16 294 (5.57%) SOAP
17 276 (5.23%) CSS3
18 270 (5.11%) Java EE
19 252 (4.77%) ASP.NET
20 245 (4.64%) React
Miscellaneous
1 726 (13.74%) Computer Science
2 404 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
3 286 (5.41%) User Experience
4 263 (4.98%) Mathematics
5 251 (4.75%) Mobile App
6 178 (3.37%) Algorithms
7 156 (2.95%) Visualisation
8 155 (2.93%) Fintech
9 144 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
10 136 (2.57%) Data Centre
11 122 (2.31%) Management Information System
12 97 (1.84%) Blog
13 95 (1.80%) Social Media
14 87 (1.65%) Physics
15 82 (1.55%) Hedge funds
16 81 (1.53%) Statistics
17 63 (1.19%) RIA
18 59 (1.12%) Data Structures
19 53 (1.00%) Client/Server
20 46 (0.87%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1795 (33.98%) Linux
2 654 (12.38%) Unix
3 602 (11.40%) Windows
4 256 (4.85%) Android
5 234 (4.43%) Apple iOS
6 184 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 177 (3.35%) Ubuntu
8 161 (3.05%) CentOS
9 109 (2.06%) Debian
10 99 (1.87%) Windows Server
11 71 (1.34%) Mac OS X
12 28 (0.53%) Solaris
13 20 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
13 20 (0.38%) Tizen
14 19 (0.36%) Windows Phone
15 17 (0.32%) FreeBSD
16 16 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (0.25%) Mesosphere
18 10 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2938 (55.62%) Agile Software Development
2 1197 (22.66%) TDD
3 1024 (19.39%) Scrum
4 969 (18.35%) Software Engineering
5 939 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
6 867 (16.41%) DevOps
7 839 (15.88%) OO
8 604 (11.44%) E-Commerce
9 563 (10.66%) MVC
10 497 (9.41%) Web Development
11 487 (9.22%) Analytics
12 461 (8.73%) BDD
13 390 (7.38%) SOA
14 352 (6.66%) SDLC
15 350 (6.63%) Mentoring
16 296 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
17 291 (5.51%) Configuration Management
18 280 (5.30%) Microservices
19 278 (5.26%) Kanban
20 275 (5.21%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2408 (45.59%) Java
2 1730 (32.75%) JavaScript
3 1243 (23.53%) Python
4 1046 (19.80%) SQL
5 827 (15.66%) C#
6 747 (14.14%) Ruby
7 694 (13.14%) PHP
8 476 (9.01%) Scala
9 462 (8.75%) C++
10 415 (7.86%) Perl
11 382 (7.23%) Bash Shell
12 292 (5.53%) C
13 211 (3.99%) Shell Script
14 153 (2.90%) Groovy
15 150 (2.84%) R
16 136 (2.57%) Clojure
17 119 (2.25%) PowerShell
18 90 (1.70%) Go
19 75 (1.42%) PHP 5
20 71 (1.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1021 (19.33%) Degree
2 295 (5.59%) Security Cleared
3 173 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 85 (1.61%) PhD
5 69 (1.31%) DV Cleared
6 49 (0.93%) ISEB
7 48 (0.91%) CISSP
8 47 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
9 43 (0.81%) ISTQB
10 35 (0.66%) CCNP
11 30 (0.57%) CCIE
12 26 (0.49%) SANS
13 23 (0.44%) CISM
14 22 (0.42%) CCNA
15 21 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (0.36%) RHCE
17 18 (0.34%) GIAC
18 17 (0.32%) GCIH
18 17 (0.32%) RHCSA
19 16 (0.30%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 381 (7.21%) QA
2 50 (0.95%) SDET
3 24 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 21 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 16 (0.30%) SLA
7 13 (0.25%) COBIT
8 9 (0.17%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.13%) WCAG
10 5 (0.095%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.057%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.057%) SNOMED CT
11 3 (0.057%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.057%) WAI
12 1 (0.019%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.019%) GPG13
12 1 (0.019%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.019%) JSP 440
System Software
1 381 (7.21%) Docker
2 200 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (2.04%) HDFS
4 93 (1.76%) Active Directory
5 68 (1.29%) Hyper-V
6 67 (1.27%) NFS
7 61 (1.15%) Apache Flume
8 49 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
9 48 (0.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 44 (0.83%) KVM
11 35 (0.66%) Xen
12 30 (0.57%) VirtualBox
13 26 (0.49%) Cygwin
14 23 (0.44%) XenApp
15 21 (0.40%) Snort
16 18 (0.34%) iptables
16 18 (0.34%) Squid
16 18 (0.34%) Varnish
17 14 (0.27%) Ceph
18 13 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 637 (12.06%) Puppet
2 330 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 248 (4.70%) Ansible
4 177 (3.35%) Nagios
5 69 (1.31%) Hadoop YARN
6 60 (1.14%) Oozie
7 42 (0.80%) logstash
7 42 (0.80%) Salt
8 41 (0.78%) Mesos
9 39 (0.74%) CFEngine
9 39 (0.74%) ZABBIX
10 37 (0.70%) Kubernetes
11 34 (0.64%) Cacti
12 31 (0.59%) Kibana
13 24 (0.45%) Graphite
14 22 (0.42%) Ambari
15 20 (0.38%) Capistrano
15 20 (0.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
16 19 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
17 18 (0.34%) Grafana
Vendors
1 601 (11.38%) Oracle
2 490 (9.28%) Microsoft
3 350 (6.63%) Google
4 298 (5.64%) VMware
5 219 (4.15%) Red Hat
6 181 (3.43%) Cisco
7 157 (2.97%) IBM
8 146 (2.76%) HP
9 119 (2.25%) Zend
10 106 (2.01%) Cloudera
11 102 (1.93%) Hortonworks
12 95 (1.80%) Facebook
13 89 (1.68%) Adobe
14 87 (1.65%) MuleSoft
15 78 (1.48%) Atlassian
16 77 (1.46%) SAP
17 75 (1.42%) Tableau
18 74 (1.40%) TIBCO
19 61 (1.15%) Citrix
20 55 (1.04%) webMethods
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Incredible benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Incredible benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 16% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum with additional shift allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + benififts
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City Of Westminster, London
Fused Recruitment
Posted: 14 hours ago
City Of Westminster, London
Fused Recruitment
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus / commission + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stanmore, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Boston Hale
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago