The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 76 82 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 28 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.03% 1.46% 1.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.29% 3.93% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 18
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,250 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
529 483 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 38.36% 37.04% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 385 375 410
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Open Source
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 21 (53.85%) CSS
1 21 (53.85%) OO
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) Java
2 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
3 18 (46.15%) jQuery
4 17 (43.59%) Spring
4 17 (43.59%) Hibernate
5 15 (38.46%) Linux
6 14 (35.90%) TCP/IP
7 13 (33.33%) HTML
8 12 (30.77%) XML
8 12 (30.77%) OOP
8 12 (30.77%) MVC
8 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
9 11 (28.21%) Apache
9 11 (28.21%) Web Services
9 11 (28.21%) Software Delivery
10 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
10 10 (25.64%) PHP
10 10 (25.64%) MySQL
10 10 (25.64%) Scrum
10 10 (25.64%) Eclipse
10 10 (25.64%) Degree
11 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
11 9 (23.08%) HTTP
11 9 (23.08%) JDBC
11 9 (23.08%) JSP
11 9 (23.08%) Servlets
11 9 (23.08%) J2EE

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (28.21%) Apache
2 8 (20.51%) Tomcat
2 8 (20.51%) JBoss
2 8 (20.51%) Mule
2 8 (20.51%) Confluence
2 8 (20.51%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) TCP/IP
2 9 (23.08%) HTTP
3 6 (15.38%) VoIP
4 4 (10.26%) WAN
4 4 (10.26%) LAN
4 4 (10.26%) Internet
4 4 (10.26%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (5.13%) SS7
5 2 (5.13%) H.323
5 2 (5.13%) PBX
5 2 (5.13%) ISDN
6 1 (2.56%) DNS
6 1 (2.56%) DHCP
6 1 (2.56%) Firewall
6 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.56%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.13%) JasperReports
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 10 (25.64%) Eclipse
3 9 (23.08%) JUnit
4 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
4 8 (20.51%) Subversion
4 8 (20.51%) JIRA
5 3 (7.69%) Ant
6 2 (5.13%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
1 3 (7.69%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) Java Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) J2EE Developer
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Network Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Bid Manager
8 2 (5.13%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) CSS
2 18 (46.15%) jQuery
3 17 (43.59%) Hibernate
3 17 (43.59%) Spring
4 13 (33.33%) HTML
5 12 (30.77%) XML
6 11 (28.21%) Web Services
7 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
8 9 (23.08%) Struts
8 9 (23.08%) JMS
8 9 (23.08%) DHTML
8 9 (23.08%) J2EE
8 9 (23.08%) JDBC
8 9 (23.08%) JSP
8 9 (23.08%) Servlets
9 8 (20.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (20.51%) Backbone.js
10 7 (17.95%) LAMP
11 3 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (7.69%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
1 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Telematics
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) OO
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) MVC
2 12 (30.77%) OOP
3 11 (28.21%) Software Delivery
4 10 (25.64%) Scrum
5 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 9 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (20.51%) Use Case
6 8 (20.51%) Software Architecture
7 5 (12.82%) Refactoring
8 4 (10.26%) WFM
9 3 (7.69%) Financial Modelling
9 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.13%) Product Management
10 2 (5.13%) B2B
11 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
11 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
11 1 (2.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) Java
1 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.64%) PHP
3 3 (7.69%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) Ruby
4 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) CCIE
2 2 (5.13%) CCNA
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) CCVP
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Nagios
1 1 (2.56%) WSUS
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Google
3 2 (5.13%) Zend
3 2 (5.13%) Dialogic
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) McAfee
4 1 (2.56%) VMware
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago