The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 78 64 80
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 38 56 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.54% 3.70% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 4.55% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 30 50 34
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £52,500
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 Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1251 1231 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.51% 81.36% 76.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 1043 1142
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -5 32 £65,000 +30.00% 5
Abingdon +10 2 £32,000 -46.66%
Wallingford +15 1 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 63 (75.90%) JavaScript
2 54 (65.06%) Python
3 48 (57.83%) Linux
4 43 (51.81%) HTML
5 42 (50.60%) Java
6 41 (49.40%) CSS
7 36 (43.37%) PHP
8 35 (42.17%) Computer Science
9 33 (39.76%) SQL
10 31 (37.35%) Windows
11 25 (30.12%) C#
11 25 (30.12%) OO
11 25 (30.12%) Degree
12 21 (25.30%) Algorithms
13 19 (22.89%) Node.js
13 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
13 19 (22.89%) Web Services
13 19 (22.89%) .NET
14 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (19.28%) Mentoring
16 15 (18.07%) Git (software)
16 15 (18.07%) Ajax
16 15 (18.07%) MySQL
17 12 (14.46%) TDD
17 12 (14.46%) Subversion
17 12 (14.46%) Web Development
17 12 (14.46%) jQuery
17 12 (14.46%) Amazon AWS
18 11 (13.25%) DevOps
18 11 (13.25%) Data Structures

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (22.89%) Node.js
2 7 (8.43%) Drupal
2 7 (8.43%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.61%) CMS
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.41%) Lync
4 2 (2.41%) Apache
4 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.46%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.82%) GitHub
3 3 (3.61%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (3.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) DHCP
1 2 (2.41%) DNS
1 2 (2.41%) SAN
1 2 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (2.41%) WPA
1 2 (2.41%) VLAN
1 2 (2.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.07%) MySQL
2 10 (12.05%) Big Data
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.20%) Redis
6 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (18.07%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.46%) Subversion
3 2 (2.41%) Bugzilla
3 2 (2.41%) Xcode
3 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.41%) GCC
3 2 (2.41%) Redmine
3 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.20%) Grunt
4 1 (1.20%) Yeoman
4 1 (1.20%) Bower
4 1 (1.20%) Maven
4 1 (1.20%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (9.64%) Publishing
2 7 (8.43%) Back Office
3 2 (2.41%) Finance
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
4 1 (1.20%) Games
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (51.81%) Developer
2 23 (27.71%) Software Engineer
3 13 (15.66%) Software Developer
3 13 (15.66%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (14.46%) Senior Developer
5 10 (12.05%) Analyst
5 10 (12.05%) Programmer
6 9 (10.84%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (10.84%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (9.64%) Data Programmer
7 8 (9.64%) Data Analyst
7 8 (9.64%) Java Developer
7 8 (9.64%) Analyst Programmer
7 8 (9.64%) Web Developer
8 7 (8.43%) Architect
8 7 (8.43%) Senior Architect
9 3 (3.61%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (51.81%) HTML
2 41 (49.40%) CSS
3 19 (22.89%) .NET
3 19 (22.89%) Web Services
4 15 (18.07%) Ajax
5 12 (14.46%) jQuery
6 10 (12.05%) Spring
7 9 (10.84%) AngularJS
8 7 (8.43%) Middleware
9 6 (7.23%) LAMP
9 6 (7.23%) Hibernate
9 6 (7.23%) JSP
9 6 (7.23%) REST
10 5 (6.02%) SOAP
11 4 (4.82%) XML
11 4 (4.82%) XSLT
11 4 (4.82%) CSS3
11 4 (4.82%) HTML5
11 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
11 4 (4.82%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 35 (42.17%) Computer Science
2 21 (25.30%) Algorithms
3 11 (13.25%) Data Structures
4 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (12.05%) Web 2.0
5 8 (9.64%) Data Extraction
6 3 (3.61%) iPhone
6 3 (3.61%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.61%) Physics
6 3 (3.61%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.61%) Social Media
7 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.41%) CUDA
8 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.20%) User Experience
8 1 (1.20%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 48 (57.83%) Linux
2 31 (37.35%) Windows
3 5 (6.02%) CentOS
4 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.61%) Windows Phone
4 3 (3.61%) Android
5 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.12%) OO
2 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
3 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.28%) Mentoring
5 12 (14.46%) TDD
5 12 (14.46%) Web Development
6 11 (13.25%) DevOps
7 10 (12.05%) Scrum
7 10 (12.05%) E-Commerce
8 9 (10.84%) Pair Programming
8 9 (10.84%) Kanban
9 7 (8.43%) Time Management
9 7 (8.43%) Critical Success Factor
9 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (8.43%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (8.43%) BDD
10 6 (7.23%) OOD
11 5 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.41%) Refactoring
12 2 (2.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (75.90%) JavaScript
2 54 (65.06%) Python
3 42 (50.60%) Java
4 36 (43.37%) PHP
5 33 (39.76%) SQL
6 25 (30.12%) C#
7 6 (7.23%) ActionScript
8 4 (4.82%) Ruby
9 3 (3.61%) C++
9 3 (3.61%) Perl
10 2 (2.41%) Lua
10 2 (2.41%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (2.41%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.20%) VBA
11 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (30.12%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.41%) Terminal Server
3 2 (2.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) Puppet
2 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
1 8 (9.64%) VMware
2 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.41%) Sophos
3 2 (2.41%) CommVault
3 2 (2.41%) Zend
3 2 (2.41%) Veeam
4 1 (1.20%) Twitter
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