The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 61 73 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 56 43 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.71% 2.50% 2.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.55% 8.16% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 50 37 33
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £31,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
485 527 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.10% 30.69% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 386 476 429
Average salary £42,500 £40,875 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.97% +16.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
Oxford +3 32 £50,000 - 7
Wallingford - 3 £30,000 -
Abingdon - 3 £60,000 -
Banbury -3 1 - -
Kidlington -6 1 £67,500 +28.57%
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 54 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 45 (38.46%) Web Services
2 45 (38.46%) Linux
3 41 (35.04%) HTML
4 37 (31.62%) Software Engineering
5 34 (29.06%) PHP
6 33 (28.21%) Puppet
6 33 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
7 32 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (26.50%) SQL Server
9 30 (25.64%) C#
9 30 (25.64%) GitHub
10 29 (24.79%) Java
11 28 (23.93%) XML
12 26 (22.22%) .NET
12 26 (22.22%) DevOps
13 25 (21.37%) Big Data
13 25 (21.37%) MySQL
13 25 (21.37%) Amazon AWS
14 24 (20.51%) Degree
15 23 (19.66%) TDD
16 22 (18.80%) CSS
17 21 (17.95%) SQL
17 21 (17.95%) Node.js
18 20 (17.09%) Spring
19 19 (16.24%) J2EE
20 18 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
21 17 (14.53%) Amazon EC2
21 17 (14.53%) Computer Science
22 16 (13.68%) WPF

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 21 (17.95%) Node.js
2 13 (11.11%) Apache
3 12 (10.26%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.69%) CMS
5 6 (5.13%) Drupal
6 5 (4.27%) WordPress
6 5 (4.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (4.27%) WebSphere Process Server
6 5 (4.27%) WebSphere
6 5 (4.27%) Confluence
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.85%) IIS
7 1 (0.85%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (25.64%) GitHub
2 25 (21.37%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (14.53%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) Firewall
2 3 (2.56%) SSH
2 3 (2.56%) SMTP
2 3 (2.56%) HTTP
2 3 (2.56%) SNMP
2 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (0.85%) SAN
3 1 (0.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.50%) SQL Server
2 25 (21.37%) Big Data
2 25 (21.37%) MySQL
3 16 (13.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (9.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (7.69%) NoSQL
7 6 (5.13%) Hadoop
7 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 14 (11.97%) Subversion
2 11 (9.40%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.55%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.27%) JIRA
4 5 (4.27%) Hudson
4 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.27%) Bugzilla
5 3 (2.56%) GCC
6 1 (0.85%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.85%) PyUnit
6 1 (0.85%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.85%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.85%) JMeter
6 1 (0.85%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (0.85%) Ant
6 1 (0.85%) JUnit
General
1 8 (6.84%) Marketing
2 5 (4.27%) Games
3 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.56%) Finance
5 2 (1.71%) Advertising
5 2 (1.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (39.32%) Developer
2 33 (28.21%) Software Engineer
3 20 (17.09%) Linux Engineer
3 20 (17.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 18 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 16 (13.68%) DevOps Specialist
6 15 (12.82%) Java Developer
6 15 (12.82%) Senior Software Engineer
7 14 (11.97%) .NET Developer
8 10 (8.55%) C# Developer
8 10 (8.55%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (8.55%) Junior
9 9 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (7.69%) PHP Developer
9 9 (7.69%) Administrator
9 9 (7.69%) Technical Director
10 8 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (6.84%) Graduate
10 8 (6.84%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (38.46%) Web Services
2 41 (35.04%) HTML
3 28 (23.93%) XML
4 26 (22.22%) .NET
5 22 (18.80%) CSS
6 20 (17.09%) Spring
7 19 (16.24%) J2EE
8 16 (13.68%) WPF
8 16 (13.68%) Silverlight
9 14 (11.97%) LAMP
10 12 (10.26%) Ajax
11 11 (9.40%) WCF
12 10 (8.55%) jQuery
13 7 (5.98%) HTML5
13 7 (5.98%) Hibernate
13 7 (5.98%) EJB
13 7 (5.98%) JSP
14 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET
14 6 (5.13%) WinForms
14 6 (5.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.53%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.40%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.69%) Social Media
4 8 (6.84%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.13%) GIS
6 5 (4.27%) Client/Server
6 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.27%) Remote Sensing
7 3 (2.56%) Blog
8 1 (0.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (38.46%) Linux
2 15 (12.82%) Windows
3 6 (5.13%) Ubuntu
3 6 (5.13%) Android
3 6 (5.13%) Debian
3 6 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.27%) Fedora
5 2 (1.71%) UNIX
6 1 (0.85%) SUSE
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.62%) Software Engineering
2 32 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (22.22%) DevOps
4 23 (19.66%) TDD
5 18 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (8.55%) Business Continuity
7 10 (8.55%) OO
7 10 (8.55%) ETL
8 9 (7.69%) Project Management
8 9 (7.69%) BCP
8 9 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (7.69%) Asset Management
8 9 (7.69%) Scrum
8 9 (7.69%) Stress Testing
8 9 (7.69%) Computer Security
8 9 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
9 8 (6.84%) Content Management
10 7 (5.98%) PRINCE2
11 6 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 34 (29.06%) PHP
3 30 (25.64%) C#
4 29 (24.79%) Java
5 21 (17.95%) SQL
6 16 (13.68%) PowerShell
7 14 (11.97%) Python
8 13 (11.11%) C++
9 10 (8.55%) Ruby
10 9 (7.69%) C
11 5 (4.27%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.27%) Perl
11 5 (4.27%) PHP5
12 3 (2.56%) Scala
13 1 (0.85%) Lua
Qualifications
1 24 (20.51%) Degree
2 4 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (4.27%) HDFS
2 3 (2.56%) NFS
2 3 (2.56%) Postfix
2 3 (2.56%) Sendmail
2 3 (2.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 33 (28.21%) Puppet
1 33 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.56%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.85%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.85%) Nagios
3 1 (0.85%) Cacti
Vendors
1 15 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.26%) Oracle
3 7 (5.98%) Twitter
4 5 (4.27%) IBM
4 5 (4.27%) VMware
5 4 (3.42%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.85%) Zend
6 1 (0.85%) Percona
6 1 (0.85%) JBoss
6 1 (0.85%) Siebel
6 1 (0.85%) HP
6 1 (0.85%) Citrix
6 1 (0.85%) Talend
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum upto 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago