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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 66 72 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 51 51 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.44% 3.02% 2.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.27% 7.99% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 48 43 34
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £53,500 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
617 638 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 41.63% 37.80% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 473 554 489
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +2 30 £50,000 - 7
Wallingford +7 6 £30,000 -14.28%
Abingdon - 3 £60,000 -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 50 (49.50%) JavaScript
2 46 (45.54%) Web Services
3 43 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (36.63%) HTML
5 33 (32.67%) Linux
6 32 (31.68%) GitHub
7 31 (30.69%) Java
8 30 (29.70%) Software Engineering
9 29 (28.71%) PHP
10 28 (27.72%) Amazon AWS
10 28 (27.72%) Puppet
10 28 (27.72%) Opscode Chef
11 25 (24.75%) SQL Server
11 25 (24.75%) XML
11 25 (24.75%) DevOps
12 23 (22.77%) Big Data
13 22 (21.78%) Node.js
13 22 (21.78%) Degree
13 22 (21.78%) MySQL
13 22 (21.78%) C#
14 21 (20.79%) TDD
15 20 (19.80%) Spring
15 20 (19.80%) .NET
16 19 (18.81%) J2EE
17 18 (17.82%) Subversion
17 18 (17.82%) Amazon EC2
18 17 (16.83%) CSS
19 16 (15.84%) SQL
20 14 (13.86%) LAMP
20 14 (13.86%) Windows

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 22 (21.78%) Node.js
2 14 (13.86%) Tomcat
3 12 (11.88%) Apache
4 9 (8.91%) Drupal
5 7 (6.93%) CMS
6 6 (5.94%) WordPress
7 5 (4.95%) Confluence
7 5 (4.95%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (4.95%) WebSphere Process Server
7 5 (4.95%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.99%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.99%) IIS
8 1 (0.99%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 32 (31.68%) GitHub
2 28 (27.72%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (17.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) SMTP
1 5 (4.95%) HTTP
1 5 (4.95%) SNMP
1 5 (4.95%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.95%) DNS
1 5 (4.95%) Firewall
1 5 (4.95%) SSH
2 2 (1.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.75%) SQL Server
2 23 (22.77%) Big Data
3 22 (21.78%) MySQL
4 10 (9.90%) NoSQL
4 10 (9.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (5.94%) Hadoop
6 6 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.94%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.99%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 18 (17.82%) Subversion
2 14 (13.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.94%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.95%) JIRA
4 5 (4.95%) Hudson
4 5 (4.95%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.95%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.99%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.99%) PyUnit
5 1 (0.99%) WinRunner
5 1 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.99%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.99%) JMeter
5 1 (0.99%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (0.99%) Ant
5 1 (0.99%) JUnit
General
1 7 (6.93%) Marketing
2 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.97%) Finance
3 3 (2.97%) Advertising
3 3 (2.97%) Games
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (42.57%) Developer
2 26 (25.74%) Software Engineer
3 21 (20.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (17.82%) DevOps Specialist
4 18 (17.82%) Web Developer
5 16 (15.84%) Senior Developer
6 15 (14.85%) Java Developer
7 13 (12.87%) .NET Developer
7 13 (12.87%) Administrator
7 13 (12.87%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (10.89%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (9.90%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (8.91%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (7.92%) C# Developer
11 8 (7.92%) Senior Java Developer
12 7 (6.93%) Graduate
12 7 (6.93%) Software Developer
12 7 (6.93%) Technical Director
13 6 (5.94%) LAMP Developer
13 6 (5.94%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (45.54%) Web Services
2 37 (36.63%) HTML
3 25 (24.75%) XML
4 20 (19.80%) .NET
4 20 (19.80%) Spring
5 19 (18.81%) J2EE
6 17 (16.83%) CSS
7 14 (13.86%) LAMP
8 11 (10.89%) jQuery
9 10 (9.90%) WPF
9 10 (9.90%) Silverlight
9 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET
10 9 (8.91%) WCF
11 7 (6.93%) Hibernate
11 7 (6.93%) Ajax
11 7 (6.93%) EJB
11 7 (6.93%) JSP
11 7 (6.93%) Backbone.js
12 6 (5.94%) .NET Framework
12 6 (5.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.92%) Social Media
3 7 (6.93%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.94%) GIS
4 6 (5.94%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.95%) Remote Sensing
5 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.95%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.97%) User Experience
6 3 (2.97%) Blog
7 2 (1.98%) Economics
8 1 (0.99%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (32.67%) Linux
2 14 (13.86%) Windows
3 7 (6.93%) Debian
3 7 (6.93%) Fedora
4 5 (4.95%) Ubuntu
4 5 (4.95%) Android
4 5 (4.95%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.99%) UNIX
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (29.70%) Software Engineering
3 25 (24.75%) DevOps
4 21 (20.79%) TDD
5 14 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (10.89%) Scrum
7 10 (9.90%) OO
7 10 (9.90%) Mentoring
8 9 (8.91%) Project Management
9 8 (7.92%) PRINCE2
9 8 (7.92%) Web Development
10 6 (5.94%) Content Management
10 6 (5.94%) ETL
10 6 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.95%) Server Monitoring
11 5 (4.95%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (4.95%) Android Development
11 5 (4.95%) iOS Development
11 5 (4.95%) Stress Testing
11 5 (4.95%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (49.50%) JavaScript
2 31 (30.69%) Java
3 29 (28.71%) PHP
4 22 (21.78%) C#
5 16 (15.84%) SQL
6 11 (10.89%) Python
7 10 (9.90%) Ruby
7 10 (9.90%) PowerShell
8 9 (8.91%) C
9 7 (6.93%) C++
9 7 (6.93%) Shell Script
9 7 (6.93%) Perl
10 3 (2.97%) Scala
11 1 (0.99%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 22 (21.78%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.99%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.95%) Postfix
2 5 (4.95%) Sendmail
2 5 (4.95%) NFS
2 5 (4.95%) HDFS
3 3 (2.97%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 28 (27.72%) Puppet
1 28 (27.72%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.97%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.88%) Oracle
3 7 (6.93%) VMware
4 6 (5.94%) Twitter
5 5 (4.95%) IBM
6 1 (0.99%) Talend
6 1 (0.99%) Zend
6 1 (0.99%) JBoss
6 1 (0.99%) Siebel
6 1 (0.99%) HP
6 1 (0.99%) Citrix
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