The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 40 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 52 59 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.61% 7.90% 5.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.72% 9.15% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 37 57 15
Average salary £47,250 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.88% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £66,200 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Open Source
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
674 645 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 85.64% 86.35% 82.40%
Number of salaries quoted 562 527 540
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Open Source
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Oxford

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Oxford

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 70 (64.81%) JavaScript
2 66 (61.11%) Python
3 59 (54.63%) Linux
4 49 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (44.44%) Java
6 42 (38.89%) Git (software)
7 41 (37.96%) HTML
8 40 (37.04%) CSS
8 40 (37.04%) Web Services
9 39 (36.11%) C++
10 36 (33.33%) AngularJS
11 35 (32.41%) Amazon AWS
12 32 (29.63%) SQL
12 32 (29.63%) Subversion
13 30 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (26.85%) Scrum
15 28 (25.93%) PHP
16 26 (24.07%) TDD
16 26 (24.07%) Ruby
16 26 (24.07%) Kanban
17 25 (23.15%) NoSQL
17 25 (23.15%) Node.js
17 25 (23.15%) .NET
18 24 (22.22%) Windows
18 24 (22.22%) Puppet
19 23 (21.30%) Maven
20 22 (20.37%) Software Engineering
20 22 (20.37%) Computer Science
20 22 (20.37%) Big Data
21 21 (19.44%) OO

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 25 (23.15%) Node.js
2 21 (19.44%) Apache
3 20 (18.52%) Tomcat
4 18 (16.67%) Jetty
4 18 (16.67%) nginx
5 6 (5.56%) Alfresco
5 6 (5.56%) Drupal
6 2 (1.85%) IIS
7 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.41%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (32.41%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (16.67%) GitHub
3 11 (10.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 11 (10.19%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (10.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.85%) Lucidchart
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) DHCP
1 1 (0.93%) DNS
1 1 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (0.93%) LDAP
1 1 (0.93%) SAN
1 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.93%) VLAN
1 1 (0.93%) VoIP
1 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (0.93%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.15%) NoSQL
2 22 (20.37%) Big Data
3 10 (9.26%) MySQL
4 6 (5.56%) MarkLogic
5 5 (4.63%) Data Mining
5 5 (4.63%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.93%) KDB
Development Applications
1 42 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 32 (29.63%) Subversion
3 23 (21.30%) Maven
4 14 (12.96%) Gradle
5 3 (2.78%) CMake
5 3 (2.78%) GCC
5 3 (2.78%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.78%) Xcode
6 2 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (1.85%) Hudson
6 2 (1.85%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.93%) CasperJS
7 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.93%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 13 (12.04%) Publishing
2 9 (8.33%) Finance
3 6 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (1.85%) Back Office
4 2 (1.85%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (54.63%) Developer
2 19 (17.59%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 17 (15.74%) Software Engineer
5 16 (14.81%) AWS Engineer
5 16 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 15 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (12.96%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (10.19%) Administrator
8 11 (10.19%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (10.19%) Web Engineer
9 10 (9.26%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (9.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 10 (9.26%) Python Software Engineer
10 9 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 9 (8.33%) PHP Developer
11 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce Developer
11 8 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (7.41%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
11 8 (7.41%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (37.96%) HTML
2 40 (37.04%) CSS
2 40 (37.04%) Web Services
3 36 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 25 (23.15%) .NET
5 18 (16.67%) RESTful
5 18 (16.67%) Spring
6 16 (14.81%) HTML5
7 15 (13.89%) Natural Language Processing
8 14 (12.96%) Sass
9 9 (8.33%) Esper
9 9 (8.33%) Pandas
9 9 (8.33%) Pyramid
9 9 (8.33%) SciPy
10 6 (5.56%) CSS3
10 6 (5.56%) JSON
10 6 (5.56%) LESS
10 6 (5.56%) REST
10 6 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (5.56%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) Computer Science
2 18 (16.67%) Semantic Web
3 17 (15.74%) Algorithms
4 12 (11.11%) Physics
5 11 (10.19%) Hedge funds
6 10 (9.26%) Data Structures
6 10 (9.26%) User Experience
7 9 (8.33%) iPhone
7 9 (8.33%) Mathematics
8 8 (7.41%) Blackberry
9 6 (5.56%) Mobile App
9 6 (5.56%) Social Media
10 5 (4.63%) Statistics
11 3 (2.78%) Client/Server
11 3 (2.78%) Credit Risk
11 3 (2.78%) CUDA
11 3 (2.78%) e-Learning
11 3 (2.78%) Web 2.0
12 2 (1.85%) Animation
13 1 (0.93%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 59 (54.63%) Linux
2 24 (22.22%) Windows
3 9 (8.33%) Android
3 9 (8.33%) CentOS
3 9 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (7.41%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.85%) Unix
6 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (26.85%) Scrum
4 26 (24.07%) Kanban
4 26 (24.07%) TDD
5 22 (20.37%) Software Engineering
6 21 (19.44%) OO
7 18 (16.67%) DevOps
8 14 (12.96%) Analytics
8 14 (12.96%) Build Automation
8 14 (12.96%) Front End Development
8 14 (12.96%) Unit Testing
9 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
10 12 (11.11%) Machine Learning
11 8 (7.41%) Pair Programming
11 8 (7.41%) Web Development
12 7 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (6.48%) Data Analysis
12 7 (6.48%) Mentoring
12 7 (6.48%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 70 (64.81%) JavaScript
2 66 (61.11%) Python
3 48 (44.44%) Java
4 39 (36.11%) C++
5 32 (29.63%) SQL
6 28 (25.93%) PHP
7 26 (24.07%) Ruby
8 18 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 18 (16.67%) C
8 18 (16.67%) C#
8 18 (16.67%) Scala
9 8 (7.41%) Perl
10 3 (2.78%) Lua
10 3 (2.78%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (14.81%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.93%) NFS
1 1 (0.93%) Samba
1 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
1 1 (0.93%) Varnish
1 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (22.22%) Puppet
2 16 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (8.33%) VMware
2 6 (5.56%) Facebook
3 4 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle
4 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.93%) Sun
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