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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 65 52 76
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 71 74 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.80% 4.01% 2.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.44% 12.09% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 49 66 36
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,750 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
680 612 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.38% 33.17% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 560 546 385
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £28,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,850
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.89%
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -14 46 £38,750 -22.50% 3
Abingdon +2 5 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Witney - 1 - -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 53 (42.40%) Linux
2 44 (35.20%) PHP
3 43 (34.40%) JavaScript
4 35 (28.00%) .NET
5 31 (24.80%) C#
6 27 (21.60%) HTML
7 26 (20.80%) Ajax
8 25 (20.00%) CSS
8 25 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 25 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 24 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (19.20%) Business Continuity
10 23 (18.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 23 (18.40%) Asset Management
10 23 (18.40%) Python
10 23 (18.40%) BCP
10 23 (18.40%) Stress Testing
10 23 (18.40%) Computer Security
10 23 (18.40%) Business Continuity Planning
11 22 (17.60%) SQL Server
12 20 (16.00%) MySQL
13 19 (15.20%) Opscode Chef
13 19 (15.20%) Puppet
14 18 (14.40%) GitHub
15 16 (12.80%) Java
15 16 (12.80%) C++
15 16 (12.80%) Web Services
15 16 (12.80%) Investment Management
15 16 (12.80%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (12.00%) jQuery

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 11 (8.80%) CMS
2 10 (8.00%) Node.js
3 8 (6.40%) Apache Solr
3 8 (6.40%) Drupal
4 6 (4.80%) Apache
5 5 (4.00%) WordPress
6 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.40%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (4.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.40%) GitHub
2 8 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.60%) SaaS
4 6 (4.80%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.80%) SAN
1 1 (0.80%) Firewall
1 1 (0.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.00%) MySQL
3 16 (12.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (11.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (8.80%) Big Data
6 8 (6.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.60%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.60%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.60%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (11.20%) Jenkins
2 13 (10.40%) GCC
3 5 (4.00%) JMeter
4 4 (3.20%) WinRunner
4 4 (3.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (3.20%) LoadRunner
4 4 (3.20%) Facilita Forecast
4 4 (3.20%) SilkPerformer
5 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.40%) Subversion
6 1 (0.80%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.80%) Xdebug
General
1 8 (6.40%) Games
2 6 (4.80%) Marketing
3 5 (4.00%) Publishing
4 4 (3.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (35.20%) Developer
2 40 (32.00%) Linux Engineer
3 23 (18.40%) Software Engineer
4 18 (14.40%) Junior
5 17 (13.60%) Senior Software Engineer
6 13 (10.40%) Build Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) PHP Developer
7 10 (8.00%) Analyst
7 10 (8.00%) Web Developer
7 10 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.20%) .NET Developer
8 9 (7.20%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Support Manager
9 8 (6.40%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.60%) Graduate
10 7 (5.60%) Server Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.60%) C# Software Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Graduate Developer
10 7 (5.60%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.00%) .NET
2 27 (21.60%) HTML
3 26 (20.80%) Ajax
4 25 (20.00%) CSS
5 16 (12.80%) Web Services
6 15 (12.00%) jQuery
7 14 (11.20%) WPF
7 14 (11.20%) Silverlight
8 10 (8.00%) JSON
8 10 (8.00%) XML
9 9 (7.20%) WCF
10 7 (5.60%) CSS3
10 7 (5.60%) AngularJS
11 6 (4.80%) Spring
11 6 (4.80%) WinForms
12 5 (4.00%) SVG
12 5 (4.00%) LAMP
12 5 (4.00%) Backbone.js
12 5 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (4.00%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.20%) Social Media
3 4 (3.20%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.20%) GIS
4 2 (1.60%) Blog
4 2 (1.60%) Social Network
5 1 (0.80%) Statistics
5 1 (0.80%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 53 (42.40%) Linux
2 8 (6.40%) Windows
3 6 (4.80%) Android
4 5 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.40%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.60%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.80%) SUSE
7 1 (0.80%) Debian
7 1 (0.80%) UNIX
7 1 (0.80%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (19.20%) Business Continuity
2 24 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (18.40%) Asset Management
3 23 (18.40%) Stress Testing
3 23 (18.40%) BCP
3 23 (18.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (18.40%) Computer Security
3 23 (18.40%) Business Continuity Planning
4 16 (12.80%) Investment Management
5 14 (11.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (8.80%) Project Management
7 9 (7.20%) OO
8 8 (6.40%) ITIL
8 8 (6.40%) TDD
9 7 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.80%) PRINCE2
10 6 (4.80%) Quality Management
10 6 (4.80%) Web Development
10 6 (4.80%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (35.20%) PHP
2 43 (34.40%) JavaScript
3 31 (24.80%) C#
4 23 (18.40%) Python
5 16 (12.80%) C++
5 16 (12.80%) Java
6 15 (12.00%) SQL
7 14 (11.20%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.80%) PHP5
9 4 (3.20%) C
10 2 (1.60%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.60%) Ruby
11 1 (0.80%) Lua
Qualifications
1 11 (8.80%) Degree
2 6 (4.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.20%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (15.20%) Puppet
1 19 (15.20%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.40%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.80%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.80%) Nagios
3 1 (0.80%) Cacti
Vendors
1 11 (8.80%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.60%) Twitter
3 5 (4.00%) Oracle
4 4 (3.20%) HP
4 4 (3.20%) Citrix
4 4 (3.20%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.20%) Siebel
5 2 (1.60%) Apple
5 2 (1.60%) Orchard
6 1 (0.80%) Percona
6 1 (0.80%) SAP
6 1 (0.80%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.80%) VMware
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum +shares
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + holiday, pension
Posted: 9 days ago