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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 84 106 98
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1511 1196 1411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.14% 2.70% 2.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.48% 6.92% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1007 1183
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17824 17289 20232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.00% 38.98% 39.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14679 14069 17438
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
City of London +40 327 £57,500 +4.54% 61
Hammersmith - 7 £80,000 -
Southwark - 6 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf -2 3 £72,500 -34.09%
Isleworth -2 3 £52,500 -
Croydon -8 3 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Westminster - 3 £55,000 - 1
Uxbridge +6 2 £61,250 +100.81%
Harrow -7 2 - - 1
Surbiton -5 1 £57,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £40,000 -
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1420 (47.02%) Java
2 1016 (33.64%) JavaScript
3 933 (30.89%) HTML
4 914 (30.26%) Linux
5 803 (26.59%) TDD
6 791 (26.19%) Python
7 725 (24.01%) CSS
8 683 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
9 649 (21.49%) Ruby
10 583 (19.30%) Scrum
11 581 (19.24%) PHP
12 578 (19.14%) MySQL
13 561 (18.58%) E-Commerce
14 559 (18.51%) OO
15 548 (18.15%) C#
16 539 (17.85%) Git (software)
17 528 (17.48%) SQL
18 514 (17.02%) HTML5
19 494 (16.36%) Finance
20 483 (15.99%) Web Services
21 480 (15.89%) .NET
21 480 (15.89%) jQuery
22 478 (15.83%) Degree
23 460 (15.23%) MVC
24 457 (15.13%) BDD
25 426 (14.11%) Puppet
26 423 (14.01%) Spring
27 422 (13.97%) Software Engineering
28 410 (13.58%) DevOps
29 391 (12.95%) Continuous Integration

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 323 (10.70%) Apache
2 263 (8.71%) Node.js
3 240 (7.95%) Tomcat
4 188 (6.23%) CMS
5 135 (4.47%) Drupal
6 122 (4.04%) Apache Solr
7 119 (3.94%) IIS
8 99 (3.28%) nginx
9 97 (3.21%) Alfresco
10 85 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
11 60 (1.99%) SharePoint
12 58 (1.92%) WordPress
13 56 (1.85%) WebLogic
14 52 (1.72%) OpenStack
15 46 (1.52%) Liferay
16 45 (1.49%) Confluence
17 44 (1.46%) Jetty
18 40 (1.32%) WebSphere
19 39 (1.29%) Apache Pig
20 35 (1.16%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 98 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 24 (0.79%) MS Office
3 18 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 12 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
5 10 (0.33%) SPSS
6 6 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.099%) GIMP
7 3 (0.099%) MS Project
8 2 (0.066%) ArcInfo
9 1 (0.033%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.033%) FastStats
9 1 (0.033%) FreeHand
9 1 (0.033%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.033%) Maya
9 1 (0.033%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 57 (1.89%) Magento
2 12 (0.40%) JDE OneWorld
3 11 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
3 11 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (0.36%) AquaLogic BPM
4 10 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.20%) Optimost
6 3 (0.099%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.099%) Summit
7 2 (0.066%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.066%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.066%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.033%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.033%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 157 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
2 136 (4.50%) GitHub
3 82 (2.72%) SaaS
4 56 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
5 47 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
6 39 (1.29%) PaaS
7 35 (1.16%) Amazon S3
8 34 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
9 30 (0.99%) IaaS
10 28 (0.93%) Joyent
11 27 (0.89%) Rackspace Cloud
12 21 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
13 10 (0.33%) LucidChart
14 9 (0.30%) Office 365
15 6 (0.20%) CloudFront
16 5 (0.17%) Google App Engine
16 5 (0.17%) ElastiCache
16 5 (0.17%) Trello
16 5 (0.17%) Heroku
17 4 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 190 (6.29%) Internet
2 119 (3.94%) HTTP
3 82 (2.72%) TCP/IP
4 70 (2.32%) Firewall
5 60 (1.99%) DNS
6 40 (1.32%) LDAP
7 32 (1.06%) VPN
8 28 (0.93%) SMTP
9 27 (0.89%) Intranet
10 25 (0.83%) SAN
11 24 (0.79%) SSL
12 20 (0.66%) VoIP
12 20 (0.66%) Network Security
13 19 (0.63%) DHCP
14 17 (0.56%) NAS
15 16 (0.53%) SNMP
16 13 (0.43%) AMQP
17 11 (0.36%) Wireshark
17 11 (0.36%) SSH
17 11 (0.36%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 578 (19.14%) MySQL
2 350 (11.59%) NoSQL
3 294 (9.74%) MongoDB
4 280 (9.27%) SQL Server
5 241 (7.98%) Big Data
6 215 (7.12%) Hadoop
7 193 (6.39%) PostgreSQL
8 156 (5.17%) Redis
9 138 (4.57%) Relational Database
10 110 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
11 89 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
12 86 (2.85%) Apache Hive
13 65 (2.15%) RDBMS
14 52 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
15 49 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 47 (1.56%) Couchbase
17 45 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 37 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
19 27 (0.89%) KDB
20 25 (0.83%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 539 (17.85%) Git (software)
2 314 (10.40%) Selenium
3 252 (8.34%) Subversion
4 241 (7.98%) Maven
5 237 (7.85%) Cucumber
6 229 (7.58%) Jenkins
7 151 (5.00%) JIRA
8 148 (4.90%) JUnit
9 136 (4.50%) WebDriver
10 118 (3.91%) Visual Studio
11 110 (3.64%) NUnit
12 106 (3.51%) TeamCity
13 102 (3.38%) Hudson
14 87 (2.88%) JMeter
15 86 (2.85%) FitNesse
16 79 (2.62%) SpecFlow
17 73 (2.42%) Eclipse
18 71 (2.35%) Jasmine
19 70 (2.32%) Ant
20 54 (1.79%) Moq
General
1 494 (16.36%) Finance
2 152 (5.03%) Banking
2 152 (5.03%) Marketing
3 139 (4.60%) Retail
4 136 (4.50%) Games
5 123 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 103 (3.41%) Publishing
7 77 (2.55%) Investment Banking
8 74 (2.45%) Advertising
9 62 (2.05%) Front Office
10 32 (1.06%) Back Office
11 25 (0.83%) Online Betting
12 24 (0.79%) Legal
13 19 (0.63%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.60%) Law
15 15 (0.50%) Music Industry
16 13 (0.43%) Multimedia
17 10 (0.33%) Automotive
18 9 (0.30%) Retail Banking
19 7 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1575 (52.15%) Developer
2 400 (13.25%) Java Developer
3 389 (12.88%) Senior Developer
4 176 (5.83%) Architect
5 154 (5.10%) Analyst
6 146 (4.83%) PHP Developer
7 145 (4.80%) DevOps Engineer
8 137 (4.54%) .NET Developer
9 130 (4.30%) Systems Administrator
9 130 (4.30%) Administrator
10 128 (4.24%) Web Developer
11 122 (4.04%) JavaScript Developer
12 119 (3.94%) Front-End Developer
13 114 (3.77%) Consultant
14 104 (3.44%) Senior Java Developer
15 100 (3.31%) Programmer
16 99 (3.28%) Software Developer
17 98 (3.25%) Linux Administrator
18 94 (3.11%) Tester
19 93 (3.08%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 933 (30.89%) HTML
2 725 (24.01%) CSS
3 514 (17.02%) HTML5
4 483 (15.99%) Web Services
5 480 (15.89%) .NET
5 480 (15.89%) jQuery
6 423 (14.01%) Spring
7 310 (10.26%) XML
8 308 (10.20%) AngularJS
9 295 (9.77%) REST
10 291 (9.64%) CSS3
11 262 (8.68%) Hibernate
12 220 (7.28%) ASP.NET
13 207 (6.85%) RESTful
14 202 (6.69%) LAMP
15 190 (6.29%) Backbone.js
16 183 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
17 182 (6.03%) SOAP
18 174 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC
19 171 (5.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 341 (11.29%) Computer Science
2 199 (6.59%) Mobile App
3 89 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
4 80 (2.65%) Mathematics
5 76 (2.52%) Blog
6 73 (2.42%) Digital Media
7 71 (2.35%) Social Media
8 63 (2.09%) Hedge funds
9 62 (2.05%) Equities
10 60 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 57 (1.89%) Social Network
11 57 (1.89%) Blackberry
12 46 (1.52%) Visualisation
13 44 (1.46%) Management Information System
14 35 (1.16%) Grid Computing
15 32 (1.06%) Clustering
16 31 (1.03%) Physics
17 29 (0.96%) Statistics
18 25 (0.83%) Derivative
19 24 (0.79%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 914 (30.26%) Linux
2 338 (11.19%) Windows
3 255 (8.44%) Android
4 248 (8.21%) Apple iOS
5 242 (8.01%) UNIX
6 115 (3.81%) Ubuntu
7 98 (3.25%) CentOS
7 98 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 77 (2.55%) Debian
9 49 (1.62%) Solaris
10 40 (1.32%) Mac OS X
11 18 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (0.43%) FreeBSD
12 13 (0.43%) Windows Phone
13 12 (0.40%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.33%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.23%) Fedora
16 6 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (0.20%) OpenBSD
16 6 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 803 (26.59%) TDD
2 683 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
3 583 (19.30%) Scrum
4 561 (18.58%) E-Commerce
5 559 (18.51%) OO
6 460 (15.23%) MVC
7 457 (15.13%) BDD
8 422 (13.97%) Software Engineering
9 410 (13.58%) DevOps
10 391 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
11 279 (9.24%) Web Development
12 214 (7.09%) OOP
13 210 (6.95%) SOA
14 181 (5.99%) Content Management
15 161 (5.33%) Pair Programming
16 158 (5.23%) Unit Testing
17 157 (5.20%) Test Automation
18 153 (5.07%) Configuration Management
19 146 (4.83%) Analytics
20 141 (4.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1420 (47.02%) Java
2 1016 (33.64%) JavaScript
3 791 (26.19%) Python
4 649 (21.49%) Ruby
5 581 (19.24%) PHP
6 548 (18.15%) C#
7 528 (17.48%) SQL
8 285 (9.44%) C++
9 230 (7.62%) Bash Shell
10 226 (7.48%) Perl
11 191 (6.32%) Scala
12 97 (3.21%) C
13 83 (2.75%) Clojure
14 80 (2.65%) Shell Script
15 70 (2.32%) Groovy
16 51 (1.69%) Objective-C
17 50 (1.66%) Erlang
18 45 (1.49%) PowerShell
19 40 (1.32%) PHP5
20 35 (1.16%) F#
Qualifications
1 478 (15.83%) Degree
2 90 (2.98%) Security Cleared
3 42 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 40 (1.32%) ISEB
5 37 (1.23%) ISTQB
6 11 (0.36%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (0.33%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.17%) CCNA
9 5 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.17%) RHCE
9 5 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (0.13%) PhD
10 4 (0.13%) OCPJP
11 3 (0.099%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.099%) MCSE
12 2 (0.066%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 339 (11.23%) QA
2 44 (1.46%) SLA
3 12 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 12 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.20%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.099%) WCAG
7 2 (0.066%) HL7
8 1 (0.033%) COBIT
8 1 (0.033%) WAI
8 1 (0.033%) Section 508
System Software
1 41 (1.36%) Varnish
1 41 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (1.09%) KVM
3 29 (0.96%) Xen
4 25 (0.83%) Active Directory
5 15 (0.50%) vCloud
6 14 (0.46%) Snort
7 12 (0.40%) vSphere
8 11 (0.36%) Hyper-V
8 11 (0.36%) Postfix
8 11 (0.36%) NFS
8 11 (0.36%) HDFS
9 9 (0.30%) Apache Flume
9 9 (0.30%) VirtualBox
10 8 (0.26%) Samba
11 5 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.13%) Docker
12 4 (0.13%) Sendmail
13 3 (0.099%) XenServer
13 3 (0.099%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 426 (14.11%) Puppet
2 318 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 209 (6.92%) Nagios
4 97 (3.21%) ZABBIX
5 48 (1.59%) Zenoss
6 39 (1.29%) Ansible
7 35 (1.16%) HAProxy
7 35 (1.16%) Vagrant
8 33 (1.09%) logstash
9 24 (0.79%) Salt
9 24 (0.79%) Ganglia
10 22 (0.73%) Capistrano
11 21 (0.70%) Cacti
12 16 (0.53%) CFEngine
13 13 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
14 7 (0.23%) Kibana
14 7 (0.23%) Graylog2
15 6 (0.20%) Opsview
15 6 (0.20%) StatsD
15 6 (0.20%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 312 (10.33%) Oracle
2 245 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 164 (5.43%) Red Hat
4 125 (4.14%) JBoss
5 103 (3.41%) Google
6 80 (2.65%) Zend
7 79 (2.62%) Twitter
8 73 (2.42%) VMware
9 59 (1.95%) Adobe
10 55 (1.82%) Facebook
11 52 (1.72%) HP
12 46 (1.52%) IBM
13 45 (1.49%) Perforce
14 43 (1.42%) Rackspace
15 38 (1.26%) Cisco
16 37 (1.23%) Sybase
16 37 (1.23%) Sitecore
17 26 (0.86%) SAP
18 24 (0.79%) Xamarin
19 22 (0.73%) Atlassian
Central London / West End
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Based on Experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: competitive salary + flexible benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
North London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum £30k to £35k + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: Yesterday