The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 70 69 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 51 55 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.17% 3.11% 2.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.83% 9.52% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 44 47 28
Average salary £49,250 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.50% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
471 578 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.27% 32.64% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 403 511 380
Average salary £39,750 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.04% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
South East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -4 32 £48,500 -3.00% 4
Kidlington -7 4 £71,250 +35.71%
Abingdon - 3 £60,000 -
Banbury -8 1 - -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 51 (42.15%) JavaScript
2 43 (35.54%) Linux
3 41 (33.88%) Web Services
4 39 (32.23%) HTML
5 36 (29.75%) Software Engineering
6 35 (28.93%) PHP
7 34 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (27.27%) Puppet
8 33 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 33 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
9 32 (26.45%) C#
10 28 (23.14%) Java
10 28 (23.14%) .NET
10 28 (23.14%) GitHub
11 25 (20.66%) Big Data
11 25 (20.66%) XML
11 25 (20.66%) CSS
12 24 (19.83%) DevOps
13 22 (18.18%) Node.js
14 21 (17.36%) Amazon AWS
14 21 (17.36%) MySQL
15 20 (16.53%) SQL
15 20 (16.53%) SQL Server 2008
15 20 (16.53%) TDD
16 19 (15.70%) Spring
17 18 (14.88%) J2EE
17 18 (14.88%) Degree
17 18 (14.88%) WPF
17 18 (14.88%) Silverlight
17 18 (14.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (18.18%) Node.js
2 13 (10.74%) Apache
2 13 (10.74%) CMS
3 12 (9.92%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.79%) Drupal
4 7 (5.79%) WordPress
5 5 (4.13%) Confluence
5 5 (4.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (4.13%) WebSphere Process Server
5 5 (4.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.83%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.83%) nginx
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (4.96%) MS Office
2 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (23.14%) GitHub
2 21 (17.36%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (13.22%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.13%) SaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) SAN
1 1 (0.83%) Firewall
1 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 25 (20.66%) Big Data
3 21 (17.36%) MySQL
4 20 (16.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (14.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (9.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (5.79%) NoSQL
8 6 (4.96%) Hadoop
8 6 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 13 (10.74%) Jenkins
2 11 (9.09%) Subversion
3 6 (4.96%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.13%) Hudson
4 5 (4.13%) GCC
4 5 (4.13%) Bugzilla
4 5 (4.13%) JIRA
5 1 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.83%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (0.83%) Ant
5 1 (0.83%) JUnit
5 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.83%) WinRunner
5 1 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.83%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.83%) JMeter
5 1 (0.83%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (0.83%) PyUnit
General
1 8 (6.61%) Marketing
2 7 (5.79%) Games
3 2 (1.65%) Finance
3 2 (1.65%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.83%) Advertising
4 1 (0.83%) Publishing
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (39.67%) Developer
2 33 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 25 (20.66%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (15.70%) Senior Developer
4 19 (15.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 15 (12.40%) Web Developer
5 15 (12.40%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (11.57%) DevOps Specialist
6 14 (11.57%) Java Developer
7 13 (10.74%) .NET Developer
8 12 (9.92%) Junior
9 11 (9.09%) C# Developer
10 10 (8.26%) C# Software Engineer
10 10 (8.26%) Java Software Engineer
10 10 (8.26%) PHP Developer
10 10 (8.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (8.26%) .NET Software Engineer
11 9 (7.44%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (7.44%) Technical Director
12 8 (6.61%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (33.88%) Web Services
2 39 (32.23%) HTML
3 28 (23.14%) .NET
4 25 (20.66%) CSS
4 25 (20.66%) XML
5 19 (15.70%) Spring
6 18 (14.88%) WPF
6 18 (14.88%) Silverlight
6 18 (14.88%) J2EE
7 15 (12.40%) Ajax
8 13 (10.74%) WCF
9 12 (9.92%) jQuery
10 7 (5.79%) HTML5
10 7 (5.79%) LAMP
10 7 (5.79%) Hibernate
10 7 (5.79%) WinForms
10 7 (5.79%) JSP
10 7 (5.79%) EJB
10 7 (5.79%) CSS3
10 7 (5.79%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.74%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.61%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.96%) Social Media
4 6 (4.96%) GIS
5 5 (4.13%) Remote Sensing
5 5 (4.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.83%) W3C
6 1 (0.83%) Statistics
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) Blog
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (35.54%) Linux
2 12 (9.92%) Windows
3 6 (4.96%) Debian
3 6 (4.96%) Android
3 6 (4.96%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.13%) Fedora
5 3 (2.48%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.65%) UNIX
7 1 (0.83%) SUSE
7 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.75%) Software Engineering
2 34 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.83%) DevOps
4 20 (16.53%) TDD
5 17 (14.05%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (10.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (10.74%) Business Continuity
7 12 (9.92%) Asset Management
7 12 (9.92%) Stress Testing
7 12 (9.92%) BCP
7 12 (9.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (9.92%) Business Continuity Planning
7 12 (9.92%) Computer Security
8 11 (9.09%) Project Management
8 11 (9.09%) OO
9 10 (8.26%) ETL
10 8 (6.61%) ITIL
10 8 (6.61%) Content Management
10 8 (6.61%) Scrum
10 8 (6.61%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (42.15%) JavaScript
2 35 (28.93%) PHP
3 32 (26.45%) C#
4 28 (23.14%) Java
5 20 (16.53%) SQL
6 18 (14.88%) PowerShell
7 15 (12.40%) Python
8 13 (10.74%) C++
9 9 (7.44%) C
10 7 (5.79%) Ruby
11 6 (4.96%) PHP5
12 5 (4.13%) Perl
12 5 (4.13%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.83%) Lua
Qualifications
1 18 (14.88%) Degree
2 6 (4.96%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.83%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (4.13%) HDFS
2 1 (0.83%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 33 (27.27%) Puppet
1 33 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.83%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.83%) Nagios
2 1 (0.83%) Cacti
Vendors
1 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.92%) Oracle
3 7 (5.79%) Twitter
4 5 (4.13%) IBM
4 5 (4.13%) VMware
5 4 (3.31%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.83%) Percona
6 1 (0.83%) JBoss
6 1 (0.83%) Siebel
6 1 (0.83%) HP
6 1 (0.83%) Citrix
6 1 (0.83%) Talend
Oxfordshire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits+Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 16 days ago