The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 83 87 107
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1481 1563 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.32% 3.19% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 3.76% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1180 1279 1059
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Open Source
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38094 41546 36997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.46% 84.81% 83.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31996 34545 30786
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
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 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 Processes & Methodologies 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
City of London -3 274 £60,000 +9.09% 70
Brentford - 15 £72,500 - 1
Wimbledon +4 13 £66,000 +65.00%
Mayfair - 12 £50,000 -
Ealing - 8 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf +11 7 £27,000 -62.75%
Harrow - 5 £73,750 - 1
Croydon +3 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Isleworth - 2 - - 2
Kingston Upon Thames +5 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Bromley - 1 £45,000 -
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1506 (53.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1177 (41.96%) Java
3 857 (30.55%) TDD
4 847 (30.20%) JavaScript
5 750 (26.74%) HTML
6 663 (23.64%) Linux
7 648 (23.10%) Python
8 625 (22.28%) CSS
9 601 (21.43%) SQL
10 561 (20.00%) Finance
11 534 (19.04%) E-Commerce
12 532 (18.97%) BDD
13 530 (18.89%) Git (software)
14 514 (18.32%) MVC
15 511 (18.22%) Web Services
16 499 (17.79%) Scrum
17 498 (17.75%) Continuous Integration
18 495 (17.65%) C#
19 480 (17.11%) PHP
20 454 (16.19%) .NET
21 443 (15.79%) Degree
21 443 (15.79%) HTML5
22 442 (15.76%) OO
23 439 (15.65%) Ruby
24 412 (14.69%) Oracle
25 406 (14.47%) Spring
26 405 (14.44%) Software Engineering
27 399 (14.22%) MySQL
28 398 (14.19%) MongoDB
29 392 (13.98%) AngularJS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
1 257 (9.16%) Apache
2 224 (7.99%) Node.js
3 147 (5.24%) CMS
4 133 (4.74%) Tomcat
4 133 (4.74%) IIS
5 118 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
6 116 (4.14%) nginx
7 104 (3.71%) Apache Solr
8 88 (3.14%) Drupal
9 72 (2.57%) JBoss
10 70 (2.50%) Apache Pig
11 68 (2.42%) WebSphere
12 59 (2.10%) Apache Spark
13 52 (1.85%) SAS
14 44 (1.57%) SharePoint
15 43 (1.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 39 (1.39%) Confluence
17 36 (1.28%) MS Exchange
18 33 (1.18%) Mule
18 33 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 104 (3.71%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.39%) SPSS
3 26 (0.93%) Photoshop
4 19 (0.68%) MS Office
5 4 (0.14%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.14%) MS Project
6 1 (0.036%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.036%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.036%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.036%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.036%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.036%) Gephi
6 1 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (0.93%) Magento
2 11 (0.39%) WebTrends
3 6 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.18%) RMDS
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.11%) AquaLogic BPM
5 3 (0.11%) Odoo
6 2 (0.071%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.071%) Beauchamp
6 2 (0.071%) Tridion
6 2 (0.071%) osCommerce
7 1 (0.036%) Unica
7 1 (0.036%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.036%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.036%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.036%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.036%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.036%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 351 (12.51%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (3.14%) GitHub
3 80 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
4 73 (2.60%) SaaS
5 65 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
6 54 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
7 51 (1.82%) Amazon EMR
8 26 (0.93%) PaaS
9 23 (0.82%) Amazon S3
10 20 (0.71%) IaaS
10 20 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
11 18 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 15 (0.53%) Rackspace Cloud
13 14 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 12 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
15 8 (0.29%) iPaaS
15 8 (0.29%) Office 365
16 7 (0.25%) Google App Engine
17 6 (0.21%) Joyent
18 3 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 131 (4.67%) Internet
2 127 (4.53%) HTTP
3 85 (3.03%) DNS
4 56 (2.00%) Firewall
5 36 (1.28%) Broadband
6 33 (1.18%) TCP/IP
7 27 (0.96%) LDAP
8 24 (0.86%) DHCP
9 21 (0.75%) SAN
10 20 (0.71%) SMTP
10 20 (0.71%) iSCSI
10 20 (0.71%) MRTG
11 18 (0.64%) Network Security
12 15 (0.53%) Unified Communications
13 14 (0.50%) IMAP
14 13 (0.46%) OpenLDAP
15 11 (0.39%) VLAN
15 11 (0.39%) VPN
15 11 (0.39%) SNMP
16 10 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 399 (14.22%) MySQL
2 398 (14.19%) MongoDB
3 344 (12.26%) NoSQL
4 326 (11.62%) SQL Server
5 249 (8.88%) Big Data
6 229 (8.16%) Hadoop
7 221 (7.88%) Relational Database
8 218 (7.77%) PostgreSQL
9 150 (5.35%) Redis
10 136 (4.85%) RDBMS
11 122 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
12 101 (3.60%) Apache Hive
13 62 (2.21%) Mahout
14 58 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
15 54 (1.93%) HBase
16 49 (1.75%) Pentaho
17 45 (1.60%) Oracle Database
18 38 (1.35%) Sqoop
19 33 (1.18%) Couchbase
19 33 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 530 (18.89%) Git (software)
2 317 (11.30%) Jenkins
3 287 (10.23%) Selenium
4 202 (7.20%) Cucumber
5 198 (7.06%) Subversion
6 155 (5.53%) Maven
7 151 (5.38%) WebDriver
8 145 (5.17%) JIRA
9 140 (4.99%) NUnit
10 133 (4.74%) JUnit
11 122 (4.35%) TeamCity
12 95 (3.39%) SpecFlow
13 80 (2.85%) JMeter
14 74 (2.64%) Grunt
15 69 (2.46%) Hudson
16 61 (2.17%) FitNesse
17 56 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 56 (2.00%) SoapUI
18 55 (1.96%) Mockito
18 55 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 561 (20.00%) Finance
2 179 (6.38%) Banking
3 155 (5.53%) Retail
4 150 (5.35%) Games
5 119 (4.24%) Marketing
6 99 (3.53%) Back Office
7 97 (3.46%) Telecoms
8 80 (2.85%) Publishing
9 70 (2.50%) Law
10 51 (1.82%) Advertising
11 49 (1.75%) Investment Banking
12 47 (1.68%) Front Office
13 39 (1.39%) Automotive
14 27 (0.96%) Online Betting
15 16 (0.57%) Legal
16 14 (0.50%) Electronics
17 11 (0.39%) Billing
18 10 (0.36%) Financial Institution
19 8 (0.29%) Music Industry
19 8 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1459 (52.01%) Developer
2 381 (13.58%) Java Developer
3 351 (12.51%) Senior Developer
4 280 (9.98%) Architect
5 133 (4.74%) Senior Java Developer
6 124 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
7 120 (4.28%) Analyst
8 117 (4.17%) .NET Developer
9 113 (4.03%) Software Engineer
10 112 (3.99%) Software Developer
11 104 (3.71%) Front-End Developer
12 96 (3.42%) C# Developer
12 96 (3.42%) PHP Developer
13 92 (3.28%) Administrator
14 86 (3.07%) DevOps Engineer
15 82 (2.92%) C# .NET Developer
16 81 (2.89%) Lead Developer
17 79 (2.82%) Systems Administrator
18 72 (2.57%) Consultant
19 69 (2.46%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 750 (26.74%) HTML
2 625 (22.28%) CSS
3 511 (18.22%) Web Services
4 454 (16.19%) .NET
5 443 (15.79%) HTML5
6 406 (14.47%) Spring
7 392 (13.98%) AngularJS
8 363 (12.94%) jQuery
9 327 (11.66%) REST
10 295 (10.52%) CSS3
11 278 (9.91%) Hibernate
12 204 (7.27%) RESTful
13 200 (7.13%) XML
14 189 (6.74%) ASP.NET
15 176 (6.27%) JSON
16 155 (5.53%) KnockoutJS
17 144 (5.13%) .NET Framework
18 141 (5.03%) LAMP
18 141 (5.03%) J2EE
19 129 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 361 (12.87%) Computer Science
2 271 (9.66%) Mobile App
3 218 (7.77%) Blog
4 206 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
5 154 (5.49%) User Experience
6 113 (4.03%) Visualisation
7 102 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
8 101 (3.60%) Algorithms
9 64 (2.28%) Data Structures
9 64 (2.28%) Social Media
10 63 (2.25%) Hedge funds
11 62 (2.21%) Digital Media
12 61 (2.17%) Mathematics
13 60 (2.14%) Data Centre
14 50 (1.78%) Blackberry
15 49 (1.75%) Management Information System
16 46 (1.64%) BBC
17 41 (1.46%) Social Network
18 36 (1.28%) Data Integration
19 29 (1.03%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 663 (23.64%) Linux
2 331 (11.80%) Windows
3 214 (7.63%) Android
4 192 (6.84%) Apple iOS
5 187 (6.67%) UNIX
6 87 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 59 (2.10%) Ubuntu
8 56 (2.00%) CentOS
9 55 (1.96%) Debian
10 37 (1.32%) Mac OS X
11 31 (1.11%) Solaris
12 23 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
12 23 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (0.29%) VMS
15 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.18%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.14%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.14%) Fedora
17 4 (0.14%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1506 (53.69%) Agile Software Development
2 857 (30.55%) TDD
3 534 (19.04%) E-Commerce
4 532 (18.97%) BDD
5 514 (18.32%) MVC
6 499 (17.79%) Scrum
7 498 (17.75%) Continuous Integration
8 442 (15.76%) OO
9 405 (14.44%) Software Engineering
10 301 (10.73%) DevOps
11 227 (8.09%) Analytics
11 227 (8.09%) Pair Programming
12 218 (7.77%) SOA
13 186 (6.63%) Mentoring
14 175 (6.24%) Test Automation
15 163 (5.81%) SDLC
16 161 (5.74%) Web Development
17 144 (5.13%) Configuration Management
18 138 (4.92%) Continuous Delivery
19 134 (4.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1177 (41.96%) Java
2 847 (30.20%) JavaScript
3 648 (23.10%) Python
4 601 (21.43%) SQL
5 495 (17.65%) C#
6 480 (17.11%) PHP
7 439 (15.65%) Ruby
8 248 (8.84%) Scala
9 218 (7.77%) Perl
10 173 (6.17%) C++
11 159 (5.67%) Groovy
12 123 (4.39%) Bash Shell
13 101 (3.60%) C
14 84 (2.99%) R
15 70 (2.50%) Clojure
16 65 (2.32%) T-SQL
17 48 (1.71%) Shell Script
18 43 (1.53%) PL/SQL
19 36 (1.28%) Objective-C
20 35 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 443 (15.79%) Degree
2 36 (1.28%) Security Cleared
3 34 (1.21%) ISEB
4 24 (0.86%) PhD
5 22 (0.78%) ISTQB
6 19 (0.68%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.25%) MCITP
7 7 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.25%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.21%) CISSP
8 6 (0.21%) MCSE
9 5 (0.18%) PMP
10 4 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.11%) CISA
11 3 (0.11%) CISM
12 2 (0.071%) CCNA
12 2 (0.071%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 323 (11.52%) QA
2 18 (0.64%) COBIT
3 17 (0.61%) WCAG
4 7 (0.25%) MiFID
5 6 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.21%) SLA
6 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.11%) PMBOK
6 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.071%) Basel II
7 2 (0.071%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.036%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.036%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.036%) Data Quality
System Software
1 55 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (1.68%) Varnish
3 43 (1.53%) Docker
4 38 (1.35%) Apache Flume
5 37 (1.32%) NFS
6 27 (0.96%) Hyper-V
7 25 (0.89%) Active Directory
8 20 (0.71%) VirtualBox
9 16 (0.57%) KVM
10 15 (0.53%) iptables
11 9 (0.32%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.25%) Xen
12 7 (0.25%) vCloud
13 6 (0.21%) HDFS
13 6 (0.21%) vSphere
13 6 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.18%) VMware ESX
14 5 (0.18%) OpenSSH
14 5 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 203 (7.24%) Puppet
2 188 (6.70%) Opscode Chef
3 110 (3.92%) Nagios
4 74 (2.64%) Ansible
5 48 (1.71%) Vagrant
6 42 (1.50%) ZABBIX
7 27 (0.96%) Cacti
8 21 (0.75%) logstash
9 18 (0.64%) Salt
9 18 (0.64%) Graphite
10 15 (0.53%) Kibana
10 15 (0.53%) TeamSite
11 14 (0.50%) Tivoli
12 13 (0.46%) Sysprep
13 12 (0.43%) Mesos
13 12 (0.43%) Cobbler
14 11 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
14 11 (0.39%) SmokePing
15 10 (0.36%) Zenoss
16 9 (0.32%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 412 (14.69%) Oracle
2 187 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 112 (3.99%) Google
4 94 (3.35%) Red Hat
5 83 (2.96%) IBM
6 81 (2.89%) VMware
7 73 (2.60%) hybris
8 72 (2.57%) Sybase
9 57 (2.03%) Adobe
9 57 (2.03%) Facebook
10 55 (1.96%) Talend
11 53 (1.89%) Cognos
12 45 (1.60%) Informatica
13 41 (1.46%) HP
14 38 (1.35%) Teradata
15 32 (1.14%) Cisco
16 31 (1.11%) Vertica
17 30 (1.07%) ATG
17 30 (1.07%) Zend
18 27 (0.96%) Greenplum
Isleworth, Middlesex
BSkyB
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Pension, Bonus, Life, Health etc
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Bluetownonline
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
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Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Energon People
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum bonuses + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
DawsonHill
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Private Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday