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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 60 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 72 68 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.44% 4.71% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 5.40% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 53 66 22
Average salary £47,250 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.88% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1391 1260 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 85.71% 87.26% 83.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1065 1079
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -16 54 £47,250 +9.88% 1
Abingdon - 3 - -
Kidlington - 2 £50,000 -
Bicester - 1 £40,000 - 1
Wallingford - 1 £32,500 -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 101 (62.35%) Python
2 97 (59.88%) JavaScript
3 79 (48.77%) Linux
4 76 (46.91%) Java
5 64 (39.51%) HTML
6 59 (36.42%) CSS
6 59 (36.42%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (34.57%) C++
7 56 (34.57%) Git (software)
8 54 (33.33%) Web Services
9 48 (29.63%) Ruby
10 46 (28.40%) Subversion
11 43 (26.54%) Amazon AWS
11 43 (26.54%) PHP
12 42 (25.93%) Degree
12 42 (25.93%) AngularJS
13 38 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (23.46%) Bash Shell
13 38 (23.46%) SQL
14 36 (22.22%) Apache
14 36 (22.22%) Scrum
15 35 (21.60%) Maven
16 34 (20.99%) Computer Science
16 34 (20.99%) TDD
16 34 (20.99%) Windows
16 34 (20.99%) .NET
17 33 (20.37%) OO
17 33 (20.37%) Spring
18 32 (19.75%) Puppet
19 31 (19.14%) NoSQL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 36 (22.22%) Apache
2 30 (18.52%) Tomcat
3 26 (16.05%) Jetty
3 26 (16.05%) nginx
4 25 (15.43%) Node.js
5 7 (4.32%) Drupal
6 6 (3.70%) Alfresco
7 5 (3.09%) IIS
8 2 (1.23%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.94%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.70%) Magento
2 4 (2.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 43 (26.54%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (11.11%) GitHub
3 11 (6.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 11 (6.79%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (6.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.23%) Lucidchart
4 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.85%) BGP
1 3 (1.85%) Firewall
1 3 (1.85%) IPv6
1 3 (1.85%) OSPF
1 3 (1.85%) Wireless
2 2 (1.23%) DHCP
2 2 (1.23%) DNS
2 2 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (1.23%) HTTP
2 2 (1.23%) LDAP
2 2 (1.23%) SAN
2 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.23%) VLAN
2 2 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.23%) WPA
3 1 (0.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.14%) NoSQL
2 28 (17.28%) Big Data
3 21 (12.96%) MySQL
4 9 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 9 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.70%) MarkLogic
5 6 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (3.09%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.47%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.62%) KDB
Development Applications
1 56 (34.57%) Git (software)
2 46 (28.40%) Subversion
3 35 (21.60%) Maven
4 22 (13.58%) Gradle
5 5 (3.09%) Selenium
6 4 (2.47%) Rational Robot
6 4 (2.47%) TestComplete
7 3 (1.85%) CMake
7 3 (1.85%) GCC
7 3 (1.85%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.85%) Xcode
8 2 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (1.23%) Hudson
8 2 (1.23%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.62%) CasperJS
9 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.62%) PhantomJS
General
1 15 (9.26%) Marketing
2 14 (8.64%) Finance
3 13 (8.02%) Publishing
4 3 (1.85%) Advertising
5 2 (1.23%) Back Office
5 2 (1.23%) Games
5 2 (1.23%) Retail
6 1 (0.62%) Electronics
6 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (56.17%) Developer
2 30 (18.52%) JavaScript Developer
3 29 (17.90%) Java Developer
4 22 (13.58%) Senior Developer
4 22 (13.58%) Software Engineer
5 20 (12.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (10.49%) Administrator
6 17 (10.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 17 (10.49%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (9.88%) AWS Engineer
7 16 (9.88%) Linux Administrator
7 16 (9.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 16 (9.88%) Web Developer
8 15 (9.26%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (7.41%) Python Software Engineer
10 11 (6.79%) Graduate
10 11 (6.79%) Graduate Developer
10 11 (6.79%) Web Engineer
11 10 (6.17%) PHP Developer
12 9 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (39.51%) HTML
2 59 (36.42%) CSS
3 54 (33.33%) Web Services
4 42 (25.93%) AngularJS
5 34 (20.99%) .NET
6 33 (20.37%) Spring
7 29 (17.90%) HTML5
8 26 (16.05%) RESTful
9 25 (15.43%) Natural Language Processing
10 15 (9.26%) CSS3
11 14 (8.64%) Sass
12 13 (8.02%) Esper
12 13 (8.02%) Hibernate
12 13 (8.02%) LAMP
12 13 (8.02%) Pandas
12 13 (8.02%) Pyramid
12 13 (8.02%) SciPy
13 11 (6.79%) JSP
14 10 (6.17%) REST
15 9 (5.56%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.99%) Computer Science
2 19 (11.73%) User Experience
3 18 (11.11%) Semantic Web
4 17 (10.49%) Algorithms
5 16 (9.88%) Hedge funds
5 16 (9.88%) Physics
6 14 (8.64%) iPhone
6 14 (8.64%) Mathematics
7 13 (8.02%) Blackberry
8 11 (6.79%) Mobile App
9 10 (6.17%) Data Structures
10 9 (5.56%) Statistics
11 6 (3.70%) Social Media
12 3 (1.85%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.85%) Credit Risk
12 3 (1.85%) CUDA
12 3 (1.85%) e-Learning
12 3 (1.85%) Web 2.0
13 2 (1.23%) Animation
13 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 79 (48.77%) Linux
2 34 (20.99%) Windows
3 18 (11.11%) CentOS
4 17 (10.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (9.26%) Android
6 13 (8.02%) Windows Phone
7 6 (3.70%) Unix
7 6 (3.70%) Windows Server
7 6 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.47%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.85%) Debian
9 3 (1.85%) Solaris
10 2 (1.23%) Fedora
11 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.42%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (22.22%) Scrum
4 34 (20.99%) TDD
5 33 (20.37%) OO
6 29 (17.90%) Software Engineering
7 28 (17.28%) Kanban
8 23 (14.20%) Front End Development
9 22 (13.58%) Build Automation
10 20 (12.35%) Analytics
11 19 (11.73%) DevOps
12 18 (11.11%) OOP
13 17 (10.49%) E-Commerce
14 16 (9.88%) Machine Learning
15 14 (8.64%) Unit Testing
16 10 (6.17%) Mentoring
17 9 (5.56%) Financial Modelling
17 9 (5.56%) Fund Management
18 8 (4.94%) Data Analysis
18 8 (4.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (62.35%) Python
2 97 (59.88%) JavaScript
3 76 (46.91%) Java
4 56 (34.57%) C++
5 48 (29.63%) Ruby
6 43 (26.54%) PHP
7 38 (23.46%) Bash Shell
7 38 (23.46%) SQL
8 26 (16.05%) Scala
9 24 (14.81%) C
10 18 (11.11%) C#
11 14 (8.64%) Perl
12 3 (1.85%) Lua
12 3 (1.85%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (25.93%) Degree
2 10 (6.17%) PhD
3 4 (2.47%) ISEB
3 4 (2.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.85%) Corosync
1 3 (1.85%) Postfix
2 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.23%) NFS
2 2 (1.23%) Samba
2 2 (1.23%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.62%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 32 (19.75%) Puppet
2 16 (9.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (9.26%) VMware
2 8 (4.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.70%) Facebook
4 5 (3.09%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.85%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.23%) Sun
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle
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