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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 72 73 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 21 2 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.95% 0.22% 2.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.60% 0.63% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 27
Average salary £41,250 £28,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.47% -17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
375 318 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.85% 34.23% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 266 275 288
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 September 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (48.84%) MySQL
2 21 (48.84%) OO
3 20 (46.51%) Linux
4 19 (44.19%) Apache
4 19 (44.19%) Java
5 12 (27.91%) Finance
5 12 (27.91%) HTML
5 12 (27.91%) CSS
6 11 (25.58%) Oracle
6 11 (25.58%) PHP
6 11 (25.58%) OOP
6 11 (25.58%) Subversion
6 11 (25.58%) Degree
6 11 (25.58%) Mathematics
6 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
6 11 (25.58%) jQuery
7 10 (23.26%) JPA
7 10 (23.26%) Software Architecture
7 10 (23.26%) Dojo
7 10 (23.26%) Use Case
7 10 (23.26%) Ajax
7 10 (23.26%) Spring
7 10 (23.26%) Maven
7 10 (23.26%) J2EE
7 10 (23.26%) Hibernate
7 10 (23.26%) OOA/OOD
7 10 (23.26%) UML
7 10 (23.26%) JMS
7 10 (23.26%) HTTP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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 19 (44.19%) Apache
2 8 (18.60%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.63%) Apache Pig
4 4 (9.30%) Mule
5 2 (4.65%) CMS
5 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) HTTP
1 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) SS7
2 2 (4.65%) H.323
2 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
2 2 (4.65%) ISDN
2 2 (4.65%) PBX
2 2 (4.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) MySQL
2 8 (18.60%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.63%) HBase
3 5 (11.63%) Big Data
3 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.63%) Apache Hive
4 4 (9.30%) CouchDB
4 4 (9.30%) MariaDB
4 4 (9.30%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Subversion
2 10 (23.26%) Maven
2 10 (23.26%) Ant
2 10 (23.26%) JUnit
3 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.30%) JIRA
4 4 (9.30%) Selenium
4 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Legal
3 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.95%) Retail
4 5 (11.63%) Marketing
4 5 (11.63%) Banking
5 3 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Senior Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Lead Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.26%) J2EE Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Senior Java Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Software Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Big Data Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Data Architect
6 4 (9.30%) DBA
6 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 4 (9.30%) MySQL DBA
7 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) IT Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) CSS
1 12 (27.91%) HTML
2 11 (25.58%) jQuery
3 10 (23.26%) JPA
3 10 (23.26%) DHTML
3 10 (23.26%) Dojo
3 10 (23.26%) J2EE
3 10 (23.26%) Hibernate
3 10 (23.26%) Spring
3 10 (23.26%) Ajax
3 10 (23.26%) JDBC
3 10 (23.26%) JSP
3 10 (23.26%) Servlets
3 10 (23.26%) Struts
3 10 (23.26%) XML
3 10 (23.26%) JMS
4 9 (20.93%) LAMP
5 5 (11.63%) Java EE
6 4 (9.30%) Play Framework
6 4 (9.30%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Mathematics
1 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) Replication
3 2 (4.65%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) UNIX
3 4 (9.30%) CentOS
3 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (48.84%) OO
3 11 (25.58%) OOP
4 10 (23.26%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (23.26%) UML
4 10 (23.26%) Use Case
4 10 (23.26%) Software Architecture
5 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
6 8 (18.60%) TDD
6 8 (18.60%) BDD
7 7 (16.28%) Scrum
8 5 (11.63%) MapReduce
9 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.30%) DevOps
9 4 (9.30%) Coaching
9 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) Java
2 11 (25.58%) PHP
3 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) Python
4 4 (9.30%) Ruby
4 4 (9.30%) C#
5 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) CCIE
2 2 (4.65%) CCNA
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.65%) CCVP
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Apache Flume
1 5 (11.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Zend
3 2 (4.65%) Dialogic
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
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