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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 59 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 55 63 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.95% 3.66% 3.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.45% 8.54% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 48 39 60
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
651 738 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 46.77% 42.83% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 507 573 571
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 March 2015.

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 March 2015. 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 +8 46 £44,500 +18.66% 9
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 56 (46.28%) Python
2 55 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 53 (43.80%) Linux
4 50 (41.32%) Windows
5 46 (38.02%) SQL
6 44 (36.36%) HTML
7 43 (35.54%) Java
8 40 (33.06%) CSS
9 39 (32.23%) PHP
10 32 (26.45%) Node.js
11 31 (25.62%) .NET
12 29 (23.97%) Web Development
13 28 (23.14%) Drupal
14 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (20.66%) Perl
14 25 (20.66%) OO
15 24 (19.83%) Computer Science
16 22 (18.18%) Puppet
16 22 (18.18%) Ruby
17 20 (16.53%) VMware
17 20 (16.53%) jQuery
17 20 (16.53%) Git (software)
18 18 (14.88%) CentOS
18 18 (14.88%) Software Engineering
18 18 (14.88%) Subversion
19 17 (14.05%) XML
19 17 (14.05%) Android
20 15 (12.40%) iPhone
20 15 (12.40%) Windows Phone
20 15 (12.40%) XSLT

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 32 (26.45%) Node.js
2 28 (23.14%) Drupal
3 12 (9.92%) Apache
4 10 (8.26%) WordPress
5 9 (7.44%) CMS
6 8 (6.61%) Tomcat
7 7 (5.79%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.48%) Lync
8 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.48%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.65%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) SPSS
3 4 (3.31%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.57%) GitHub
2 11 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.79%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (5.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.83%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.92%) SAN
2 5 (4.13%) LDAP
3 3 (2.48%) DHCP
3 3 (2.48%) DNS
3 3 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.48%) WPA
3 3 (2.48%) VLAN
4 2 (1.65%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.83%) Intranet
5 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.74%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (9.92%) MySQL
2 12 (9.92%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.13%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.31%) Redis
5 2 (1.65%) Big Data
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (16.53%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.88%) Subversion
3 3 (2.48%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.65%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.65%) Redmine
General
1 8 (6.61%) Finance
2 4 (3.31%) Law
2 4 (3.31%) Advertising
2 4 (3.31%) Marketing
3 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (40.50%) Developer
2 17 (14.05%) Systems Administrator
2 17 (14.05%) Administrator
2 17 (14.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 17 (14.05%) Linux Administrator
3 15 (12.40%) Project Manager
3 15 (12.40%) Software Engineer
4 13 (10.74%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (10.74%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (8.26%) Agile Project Manager
5 10 (8.26%) Architect
6 8 (6.61%) Software Developer
6 8 (6.61%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (6.61%) Web Developer
7 7 (5.79%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) XML Developer
8 6 (4.96%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Programmer
11 3 (2.48%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (36.36%) HTML
2 40 (33.06%) CSS
3 31 (25.62%) .NET
4 20 (16.53%) jQuery
5 17 (14.05%) XML
6 15 (12.40%) XSLT
6 15 (12.40%) Ajax
7 14 (11.57%) Web Services
7 14 (11.57%) AngularJS
8 12 (9.92%) LAMP
9 11 (9.09%) Spring
10 10 (8.26%) CakePHP
11 8 (6.61%) Play Framework
12 7 (5.79%) Ember.js
12 7 (5.79%) Backbone.js
12 7 (5.79%) REST
12 7 (5.79%) Lucene
13 6 (4.96%) RSS
13 6 (4.96%) XML Schema
13 6 (4.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.83%) Computer Science
2 15 (12.40%) iPhone
2 15 (12.40%) Blackberry
3 14 (11.57%) Web 2.0
4 8 (6.61%) Algorithms
5 7 (5.79%) Data Structures
6 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.13%) Economics
8 2 (1.65%) Social Media
8 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.83%) Statistics
9 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.83%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 53 (43.80%) Linux
2 50 (41.32%) Windows
3 18 (14.88%) CentOS
4 17 (14.05%) Android
5 15 (12.40%) Windows Phone
6 12 (9.92%) Ubuntu
7 11 (9.09%) Debian
8 10 (8.26%) Solaris
9 6 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (4.13%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.48%) UNIX
11 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.83%) Fedora
12 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.97%) Web Development
2 25 (20.66%) OO
2 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.88%) Software Engineering
4 13 (10.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (9.92%) Mentoring
6 11 (9.09%) Content Management
7 9 (7.44%) DevOps
8 8 (6.61%) MVC
8 8 (6.61%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (4.96%) Scrum
9 6 (4.96%) Web Design
10 5 (4.13%) TDD
10 5 (4.13%) SOA
10 5 (4.13%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.13%) RDF
10 5 (4.13%) Project Management
10 5 (4.13%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.13%) Multithreading
11 4 (3.31%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 56 (46.28%) Python
2 55 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 46 (38.02%) SQL
4 43 (35.54%) Java
5 39 (32.23%) PHP
6 25 (20.66%) Perl
7 22 (18.18%) Ruby
8 9 (7.44%) C#
9 8 (6.61%) Scala
10 7 (5.79%) XQuery
10 7 (5.79%) ActionScript
10 7 (5.79%) Clojure
11 6 (4.96%) R
11 6 (4.96%) MATLAB
11 6 (4.96%) Bash Shell
11 6 (4.96%) XPath
12 5 (4.13%) SPARQL
13 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.48%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.13%) Degree
2 4 (3.31%) MBA
3 1 (0.83%) RHCE
3 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.74%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.48%) Terminal Server
3 3 (2.48%) vSphere
4 1 (0.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (18.18%) Puppet
2 7 (5.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.83%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.83%) cPanel
3 1 (0.83%) Plesk
Vendors
1 20 (16.53%) VMware
2 13 (10.74%) Red Hat
3 10 (8.26%) Cisco
3 10 (8.26%) Juniper
4 8 (6.61%) Zend
5 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.48%) CommVault
6 3 (2.48%) Sophos
6 3 (2.48%) Google
6 3 (2.48%) Veeam
7 2 (1.65%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.83%) Twitter
8 1 (0.83%) Adobe
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