The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 108 92 147
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +55
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 40 38 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.70% 1.89% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.29% 6.80% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 7
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
636 559 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.96% 27.82% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 520 446 679
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Watford -5 13 £55,000 -2.22% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +10 3 £44,000 -26.66%
Rickmansworth - 3 £85,000 -
St Albans -8 1 £40,000 -
Abbots Langley - 1 £55,000 -
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 60 (60.00%) Java
2 47 (47.00%) Oracle
3 43 (43.00%) WebLogic
3 43 (43.00%) XML
4 42 (42.00%) WebSphere
5 40 (40.00%) Finance
5 40 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 38 (38.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 35 (35.00%) DB2
8 34 (34.00%) TIBCO
9 33 (33.00%) MQSeries
9 33 (33.00%) JMS
9 33 (33.00%) PKI
9 33 (33.00%) Banking
10 31 (31.00%) ERP
11 27 (27.00%) Web Services
11 27 (27.00%) ISO 8583
12 26 (26.00%) Linux
13 23 (23.00%) Security Architecture
14 22 (22.00%) ISO 9001
14 22 (22.00%) Service Delivery
15 21 (21.00%) JavaScript
16 19 (19.00%) UNIX
17 17 (17.00%) OO
18 16 (16.00%) HTML
18 16 (16.00%) Middleware
19 15 (15.00%) SQL
19 15 (15.00%) Python
19 15 (15.00%) Degree
20 14 (14.00%) Ruby

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 43 (43.00%) WebLogic
2 42 (42.00%) WebSphere
3 38 (38.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 33 (33.00%) MQSeries
5 9 (9.00%) IIS
5 9 (9.00%) Apache
5 9 (9.00%) Tomcat
6 8 (8.00%) GlassFish
7 5 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (4.00%) iPlanet
8 4 (4.00%) Tuxedo
9 2 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (2.00%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (2.00%) CMS
9 2 (2.00%) Node.js
10 1 (1.00%) Drupal
10 1 (1.00%) Jetty
10 1 (1.00%) WordPress
10 1 (1.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) Google App Engine
2 5 (5.00%) SaaS
2 5 (5.00%) PaaS
3 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.00%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (1.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.00%) Internet
2 9 (9.00%) HTTP
3 8 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (8.00%) Junos
4 7 (7.00%) BGP
5 4 (4.00%) Firewall
5 4 (4.00%) Wireless
5 4 (4.00%) MPLS
5 4 (4.00%) OSPF
5 4 (4.00%) SSL
6 3 (3.00%) SAN
6 3 (3.00%) VPN
7 2 (2.00%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.00%) PBX
8 1 (1.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 35 (35.00%) DB2
3 14 (14.00%) MySQL
4 13 (13.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (11.00%) NoSQL
6 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (6.00%) MongoDB
8 5 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.00%) Big Data
10 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Selenium
2 9 (9.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.00%) Calabash
3 8 (8.00%) SpecFlow
3 8 (8.00%) WATIR
3 8 (8.00%) JBehave
3 8 (8.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (8.00%) JUnit
3 8 (8.00%) NUnit
4 4 (4.00%) JIRA
5 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.00%) Hudson
6 2 (2.00%) Fiddler
6 2 (2.00%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (2.00%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.00%) JMeter
6 2 (2.00%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (1.00%) Grunt
7 1 (1.00%) Ant
General
1 40 (40.00%) Finance
2 33 (33.00%) Banking
3 8 (8.00%) Retail
4 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.00%) Games
5 3 (3.00%) Billing
6 2 (2.00%) Marketing
6 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (53.00%) Architect
2 26 (26.00%) Senior Architect
3 21 (21.00%) Developer
4 15 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (11.00%) Data Architect
5 11 (11.00%) Senior Data Architect
6 6 (6.00%) Consultant
6 6 (6.00%) PHP Developer
7 4 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (4.00%) Lead Architect
7 4 (4.00%) Wireless Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.00%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.00%) Administrator
7 4 (4.00%) Middleware Consultant
7 4 (4.00%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (4.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.00%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (3.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.00%) XML
2 33 (33.00%) JMS
3 27 (27.00%) Web Services
4 16 (16.00%) HTML
4 16 (16.00%) Middleware
5 14 (14.00%) .NET
6 12 (12.00%) CSS
6 12 (12.00%) RESTful
7 11 (11.00%) J2EE
7 11 (11.00%) REST
8 10 (10.00%) SOAP
8 10 (10.00%) LAMP
9 8 (8.00%) HTML5
9 8 (8.00%) Gherkin
10 7 (7.00%) jQuery
11 6 (6.00%) Symfony
11 6 (6.00%) JSP
11 6 (6.00%) Laravel
12 5 (5.00%) Backbone.js
12 5 (5.00%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (33.00%) PKI
2 14 (14.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (11.00%) Kindle
5 8 (8.00%) SWIFT
6 6 (6.00%) Firmware
7 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (5.00%) Mathematics
7 5 (5.00%) Physics
8 2 (2.00%) W3C
9 1 (1.00%) Online Games
9 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.00%) Web 2.0
9 1 (1.00%) BBC
9 1 (1.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.00%) Linux
2 19 (19.00%) UNIX
3 6 (6.00%) Android
3 6 (6.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.00%) Windows
5 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.00%) Windows 2000
5 3 (3.00%) Solaris
6 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.00%) AIX
7 1 (1.00%) Debian
7 1 (1.00%) OpenBSD
7 1 (1.00%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.00%) zOS
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.00%) ERP
2 23 (23.00%) Security Architecture
3 22 (22.00%) Service Delivery
4 17 (17.00%) OO
5 14 (14.00%) Data Architecture
6 12 (12.00%) Software Architecture
7 11 (11.00%) Data Modelling
8 10 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 10 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 9 (9.00%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (9.00%) BDD
10 8 (8.00%) Test Automation
11 7 (7.00%) Programme Management
11 7 (7.00%) Project Management
11 7 (7.00%) SOA
12 6 (6.00%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.00%) TDD
12 6 (6.00%) Multithreading
13 5 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
14 4 (4.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 60 (60.00%) Java
2 21 (21.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (15.00%) SQL
3 15 (15.00%) Python
4 14 (14.00%) Ruby
5 13 (13.00%) C#
6 12 (12.00%) PHP
7 6 (6.00%) PHP5
8 5 (5.00%) Groovy
9 4 (4.00%) Jython
10 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.00%) C
10 1 (1.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) CCIE
2 3 (3.00%) CCNP
2 3 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (27.00%) ISO 8583
2 22 (22.00%) ISO 9001
3 5 (5.00%) QA
4 1 (1.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.00%) KVM
4 1 (1.00%) vCloud
4 1 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.00%) Puppet
3 3 (3.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.00%) BMC Performance Manager
4 2 (2.00%) Ansible
5 1 (1.00%) Salt
5 1 (1.00%) SCCM
5 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (47.00%) Oracle
2 34 (34.00%) TIBCO
3 9 (9.00%) Google
4 8 (8.00%) Juniper
4 8 (8.00%) Foundry
4 8 (8.00%) Aruba
4 8 (8.00%) Cisco
5 7 (7.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.00%) Zend
6 5 (5.00%) IBM
7 4 (4.00%) JBoss
8 3 (3.00%) BMC
8 3 (3.00%) NetIQ
8 3 (3.00%) VMware
9 2 (2.00%) Facebook
9 2 (2.00%) SAP
9 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.00%) SOASTA, Inc
10 1 (1.00%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.00%) HP
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