The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 92 105 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1529 1261 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.08% 2.77% 2.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.92% 7.17% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 1096 1447
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19305 17585 22010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.90% 38.69% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15641 14347 18924
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Open Source
England

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in London

Open Source
Salary Trend in London

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

Open Source Salary Trend in London

Open Source
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in London

Open Source
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 327 £52,500 - 44
Ealing - 5 £37,457 -
Canary Wharf +4 4 £85,000 +36.00%
Docklands, London - 4 £83,750 -
Chessington - 4 £21,250 -
Harrow -3 3 £42,500 -10.52%
Chiswick - 3 £32,500 -
Hammersmith +25 2 £80,000 +190.90% 2
Croydon -7 2 £35,000 +3.70% 2
Westminster - 2 £60,000 -
Wimbledon -4 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £65,000 -
Romford - 1 £34,370 - 1
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1373 (46.28%) Java
2 979 (33.00%) JavaScript
3 911 (30.70%) HTML
4 905 (30.50%) Linux
5 819 (27.60%) Python
6 761 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
7 728 (24.54%) TDD
8 703 (23.69%) CSS
9 692 (23.32%) E-Commerce
10 686 (23.12%) Scrum
11 635 (21.40%) PHP
12 592 (19.95%) Ruby
13 539 (18.17%) MySQL
14 538 (18.13%) OO
15 527 (17.76%) Web Services
16 524 (17.66%) C#
17 513 (17.29%) Git (software)
18 500 (16.85%) HTML5
19 493 (16.62%) jQuery
20 488 (16.45%) Spring
21 477 (16.08%) SQL
22 474 (15.98%) Degree
23 452 (15.23%) Continuous Integration
24 448 (15.10%) .NET
25 439 (14.80%) MVC
26 408 (13.75%) Finance
27 403 (13.58%) Software Engineering
28 395 (13.31%) BDD
29 388 (13.08%) Oracle
30 386 (13.01%) Windows

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 357 (12.03%) Apache
2 298 (10.04%) Tomcat
3 205 (6.91%) CMS
4 177 (5.97%) Node.js
5 149 (5.02%) Apache Solr
6 144 (4.85%) Alfresco
7 138 (4.65%) Drupal
8 121 (4.08%) IIS
9 110 (3.71%) nginx
10 78 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
11 72 (2.43%) WebLogic
12 68 (2.29%) WebSphere
13 55 (1.85%) WordPress
14 52 (1.75%) SharePoint
15 49 (1.65%) Apache Pig
16 40 (1.35%) Confluence
17 35 (1.18%) Liferay
18 31 (1.04%) Jetty
19 27 (0.91%) Joomla!
19 27 (0.91%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 93 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 46 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 27 (0.91%) MS Office
4 18 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
5 16 (0.54%) SPSS
6 8 (0.27%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.17%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.17%) MS Project
8 2 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.067%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.067%) ArcInfo
9 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.034%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.034%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 96 (3.24%) Magento
2 20 (0.67%) Oracle CRM
3 14 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
3 14 (0.47%) Summit
4 10 (0.34%) AquaLogic BPM
4 10 (0.34%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.10%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.10%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.034%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.034%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.034%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 215 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (4.55%) GitHub
3 91 (3.07%) SaaS
4 81 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
5 56 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
6 54 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 45 (1.52%) PaaS
8 36 (1.21%) Amazon S3
9 31 (1.04%) Rackspace Cloud
10 30 (1.01%) Amazon EMR
11 22 (0.74%) Joyent
12 17 (0.57%) Google App Engine
12 17 (0.57%) Trello
13 16 (0.54%) IaaS
14 10 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
15 6 (0.20%) Route 53
16 5 (0.17%) Taleo
16 5 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
16 5 (0.17%) Heroku
17 4 (0.13%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 221 (7.45%) Internet
2 128 (4.31%) HTTP
3 101 (3.40%) TCP/IP
4 88 (2.97%) DNS
5 69 (2.33%) Firewall
6 47 (1.58%) LDAP
7 43 (1.45%) SSL
8 38 (1.28%) SAN
9 35 (1.18%) VoIP
10 29 (0.98%) SMTP
11 27 (0.91%) SSH
12 26 (0.88%) VPN
12 26 (0.88%) NAS
13 22 (0.74%) DHCP
14 20 (0.67%) BIG-IP
15 18 (0.61%) DMZ
16 16 (0.54%) SNMP
17 13 (0.44%) Wireless
17 13 (0.44%) MRTG
18 12 (0.40%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 539 (18.17%) MySQL
2 360 (12.13%) NoSQL
3 300 (10.11%) MongoDB
4 263 (8.86%) Big Data
5 229 (7.72%) SQL Server
6 212 (7.15%) Hadoop
7 169 (5.70%) Relational Database
8 150 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
9 121 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 111 (3.74%) Redis
11 85 (2.86%) RDBMS
12 72 (2.43%) Apache Hive
13 70 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
14 38 (1.28%) Data Mining
15 33 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
16 30 (1.01%) CouchDB
17 28 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 28 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 27 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
19 25 (0.84%) HBase
Development Applications
1 513 (17.29%) Git (software)
2 233 (7.85%) Selenium
3 226 (7.62%) Maven
4 221 (7.45%) Jenkins
5 218 (7.35%) Subversion
6 171 (5.76%) Cucumber
7 140 (4.72%) JUnit
8 116 (3.91%) WebDriver
9 111 (3.74%) SpecFlow
10 105 (3.54%) Visual Studio
11 100 (3.37%) NUnit
12 91 (3.07%) TeamCity
13 88 (2.97%) JIRA
14 87 (2.93%) Hudson
15 75 (2.53%) Eclipse
16 71 (2.39%) Ant
17 64 (2.16%) FitNesse
18 52 (1.75%) Jasmine
19 51 (1.72%) QUnit
20 43 (1.45%) Moq
General
1 408 (13.75%) Finance
2 201 (6.77%) Games
3 181 (6.10%) Marketing
4 166 (5.59%) Retail
5 136 (4.58%) Banking
6 123 (4.15%) Telecoms
7 79 (2.66%) Publishing
8 66 (2.22%) Advertising
9 58 (1.95%) Investment Banking
10 55 (1.85%) Back Office
11 44 (1.48%) Online Betting
11 44 (1.48%) Manufacturing
12 42 (1.42%) Front Office
13 30 (1.01%) Financial Institution
14 24 (0.81%) Law
15 15 (0.51%) Legal
16 13 (0.44%) Retail Banking
17 11 (0.37%) Music Industry
18 9 (0.30%) Billing
19 6 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1621 (54.63%) Developer
2 422 (14.22%) Java Developer
3 404 (13.62%) Senior Developer
4 198 (6.67%) Architect
5 194 (6.54%) PHP Developer
6 169 (5.70%) Administrator
7 150 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
8 140 (4.72%) Web Developer
9 136 (4.58%) Linux Administrator
10 135 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
11 130 (4.38%) Analyst
12 125 (4.21%) Consultant
13 124 (4.18%) .NET Developer
14 121 (4.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 120 (4.04%) Programmer
16 113 (3.81%) Software Developer
17 110 (3.71%) Python Developer
18 104 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
19 99 (3.34%) Software Engineer
19 99 (3.34%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 911 (30.70%) HTML
2 703 (23.69%) CSS
3 527 (17.76%) Web Services
4 500 (16.85%) HTML5
5 493 (16.62%) jQuery
6 488 (16.45%) Spring
7 448 (15.10%) .NET
8 347 (11.70%) Hibernate
9 330 (11.12%) XML
10 326 (10.99%) CSS3
11 214 (7.21%) RESTful
11 214 (7.21%) LAMP
12 211 (7.11%) AngularJS
13 205 (6.91%) Backbone.js
14 198 (6.67%) REST
15 196 (6.61%) ASP.NET
16 187 (6.30%) J2EE
17 185 (6.24%) Ajax
18 177 (5.97%) Ruby on Rails
19 171 (5.76%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 354 (11.93%) Computer Science
2 206 (6.94%) Mobile App
3 117 (3.94%) Blog
4 105 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
5 78 (2.63%) Social Media
6 73 (2.46%) Mathematics
7 69 (2.33%) Visualisation
8 59 (1.99%) Social Network
9 58 (1.95%) Blackberry
10 54 (1.82%) Clustering
11 50 (1.69%) Equities
12 42 (1.42%) Grid Computing
13 39 (1.31%) Derivative
14 37 (1.25%) Management Information System
15 34 (1.15%) Hedge funds
15 34 (1.15%) Replication
16 28 (0.94%) Digital Media
17 27 (0.91%) iPhone
18 26 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 26 (0.88%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 905 (30.50%) Linux
2 386 (13.01%) Windows
3 267 (9.00%) UNIX
4 246 (8.29%) Apple iOS
5 244 (8.22%) Android
6 175 (5.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 150 (5.06%) CentOS
8 112 (3.77%) Ubuntu
9 110 (3.71%) Debian
10 56 (1.89%) Mac OS X
11 22 (0.74%) Windows Phone
11 22 (0.74%) FreeBSD
12 20 (0.67%) Solaris
13 17 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (0.51%) Windows 8
15 14 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
16 12 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (0.30%) Windows XP
17 9 (0.30%) Mac OS
17 9 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 761 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
2 728 (24.54%) TDD
3 692 (23.32%) E-Commerce
4 686 (23.12%) Scrum
5 538 (18.13%) OO
6 452 (15.23%) Continuous Integration
7 439 (14.80%) MVC
8 403 (13.58%) Software Engineering
9 395 (13.31%) BDD
10 264 (8.90%) Web Development
11 249 (8.39%) SOA
12 192 (6.47%) Content Management
13 174 (5.86%) Unit Testing
13 174 (5.86%) OOP
14 168 (5.66%) Configuration Management
15 150 (5.06%) Pair Programming
16 143 (4.82%) Kanban
17 139 (4.68%) Analytics
18 122 (4.11%) Multithreading
19 116 (3.91%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1373 (46.28%) Java
2 979 (33.00%) JavaScript
3 819 (27.60%) Python
4 635 (21.40%) PHP
5 592 (19.95%) Ruby
6 524 (17.66%) C#
7 477 (16.08%) SQL
8 295 (9.94%) Perl
9 289 (9.74%) Scala
10 270 (9.10%) C++
11 209 (7.04%) Bash Shell
12 109 (3.67%) Clojure
13 87 (2.93%) C
14 83 (2.80%) Erlang
15 78 (2.63%) Shell Script
16 77 (2.60%) F#
17 68 (2.29%) Objective-C
18 66 (2.22%) PHP5
19 63 (2.12%) Groovy
20 53 (1.79%) R
Qualifications
1 474 (15.98%) Degree
2 55 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 38 (1.28%) ISTQB
4 36 (1.21%) SC Cleared
5 27 (0.91%) ISEB
6 10 (0.34%) PhD
6 10 (0.34%) RHCE
7 7 (0.24%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.17%) CISSP
10 4 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.13%) PMP
10 4 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.13%) CCNA
10 4 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.10%) IIBA
12 2 (0.067%) APMP
12 2 (0.067%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.067%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 279 (9.40%) QA
2 20 (0.67%) PCI DSS
3 17 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (0.54%) SLA
5 13 (0.44%) Basel III
6 5 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.13%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.067%) WCAG
9 1 (0.034%) WAI
System Software
1 55 (1.85%) Varnish
2 46 (1.55%) Active Directory
3 45 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (0.98%) KVM
5 26 (0.88%) Xen
6 20 (0.67%) Apache Flume
7 18 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (0.61%) Hyper-V
8 16 (0.54%) Postfix
8 16 (0.54%) NFS
9 14 (0.47%) Platform Symphony
9 14 (0.47%) Sendmail
10 12 (0.40%) Samba
11 7 (0.24%) vSphere
11 7 (0.24%) VMware Server
11 7 (0.24%) VirtualBox
12 6 (0.20%) FreeRADIUS
13 5 (0.17%) VMware ESX
13 5 (0.17%) vCloud
13 5 (0.17%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 386 (13.01%) Puppet
2 306 (10.31%) Opscode Chef
3 167 (5.63%) Nagios
4 83 (2.80%) ZABBIX
5 35 (1.18%) HAProxy
6 31 (1.04%) Vagrant
7 30 (1.01%) Cacti
8 21 (0.71%) Zenoss
9 20 (0.67%) Ansible
10 19 (0.64%) Capistrano
10 19 (0.64%) CFEngine
11 10 (0.34%) Munin
11 10 (0.34%) Tivoli
12 8 (0.27%) Ganglia
13 7 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (0.20%) YUM
14 6 (0.20%) Red Hat Satellite
14 6 (0.20%) OpenAM
14 6 (0.20%) OpenView
15 5 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 388 (13.08%) Oracle
2 256 (8.63%) Microsoft
3 235 (7.92%) Red Hat
4 191 (6.44%) JBoss
5 158 (5.33%) Zend
6 112 (3.77%) Google
6 112 (3.77%) Facebook
7 93 (3.13%) VMware
8 75 (2.53%) Twitter
9 72 (2.43%) IBM
10 55 (1.85%) HP
11 47 (1.58%) Cisco
12 40 (1.35%) Sitecore
13 38 (1.28%) Adobe
14 35 (1.18%) Rackspace
15 28 (0.94%) Hitachi
15 28 (0.94%) ATG
16 27 (0.91%) TIBCO
17 26 (0.88%) Sybase
17 26 (0.88%) SAP
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £25,000 to £75,000 per annum Competitive Salary and Excellent Ben
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £25,000 to £75,000 per annum Competitive Salary and Excellent Ben
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum Competitive Salary and Excellent Ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £40 to £65,000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + 8k On call
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tom Tom
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £80k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago