The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 37 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 16 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 4.23% 2.16% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 2.92% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 10
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,175
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
330 342 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 87.30% 73.71% 84.38%
Number of salaries quoted 243 195 292
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Open Source
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Newbury

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Newbury

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 (87.50%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) SQL
3 17 (70.83%) Scala
3 17 (70.83%) Hadoop
3 17 (70.83%) HBase
3 17 (70.83%) Redis
3 17 (70.83%) Big Data
3 17 (70.83%) Relational Database
3 17 (70.83%) Apache Spark
4 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (62.50%) Java
6 13 (54.17%) Apache
6 13 (54.17%) RDBMS
6 13 (54.17%) TDD
6 13 (54.17%) HDFS
6 13 (54.17%) Kafka
6 13 (54.17%) Apache Pig
6 13 (54.17%) BDD
6 13 (54.17%) Apache Hive
6 13 (54.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (45.83%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (45.83%) Scrum
7 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
8 10 (41.67%) Analytics
9 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 7 (29.17%) Windows
10 7 (29.17%) .NET
11 6 (25.00%) MapReduce
12 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 17 (70.83%) Apache Spark
2 13 (54.17%) Apache Pig
2 13 (54.17%) Apache
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) HBase
1 17 (70.83%) Redis
1 17 (70.83%) Big Data
1 17 (70.83%) Relational Database
1 17 (70.83%) Hadoop
2 13 (54.17%) Apache Hive
2 13 (54.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (54.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
1 3 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Graduate
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Principal Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Principal Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) Kafka
2 7 (29.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) TDD
2 13 (54.17%) BDD
3 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (45.83%) Scrum
3 11 (45.83%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
4 10 (41.67%) Analytics
5 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (25.00%) MapReduce
7 4 (16.67%) Parallel Processing
8 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 3 (12.50%) CRM
8 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) SQL
3 17 (70.83%) Scala
4 15 (62.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft