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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 65 77 74
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 53 43 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.48% 2.63% 2.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.43% 7.23% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 39
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £53,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
629 595 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 41.27% 36.41% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 481 526 491
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +2 28 £50,000 - 7
Wallingford +11 6 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Abingdon - 3 £60,000 -
Banbury - 1 - -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 47 (45.63%) JavaScript
2 45 (43.69%) Web Services
2 45 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (35.92%) Linux
4 35 (33.98%) HTML
5 34 (33.01%) Software Engineering
6 30 (29.13%) Java
7 29 (28.16%) PHP
7 29 (28.16%) Puppet
7 29 (28.16%) GitHub
7 29 (28.16%) Opscode Chef
8 27 (26.21%) Amazon AWS
8 27 (26.21%) SQL Server
9 25 (24.27%) XML
10 24 (23.30%) MySQL
10 24 (23.30%) C#
10 24 (23.30%) Degree
10 24 (23.30%) DevOps
11 23 (22.33%) TDD
11 23 (22.33%) Big Data
12 22 (21.36%) .NET
13 21 (20.39%) Node.js
14 20 (19.42%) Spring
15 19 (18.45%) J2EE
16 17 (16.50%) Subversion
16 17 (16.50%) Amazon EC2
17 16 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (15.53%) LAMP
17 16 (15.53%) SQL
18 15 (14.56%) CSS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 21 (20.39%) Node.js
2 13 (12.62%) Apache
2 13 (12.62%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.83%) Drupal
4 5 (4.85%) Confluence
4 5 (4.85%) WebSphere Process Server
4 5 (4.85%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (4.85%) CMS
5 4 (3.88%) WordPress
6 1 (0.97%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.97%) IIS
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 29 (28.16%) GitHub
2 27 (26.21%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (16.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) SSH
1 5 (4.85%) SMTP
1 5 (4.85%) HTTP
1 5 (4.85%) SNMP
1 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.85%) DNS
1 5 (4.85%) Firewall
2 2 (1.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.21%) SQL Server
2 24 (23.30%) MySQL
3 23 (22.33%) Big Data
4 12 (11.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (9.71%) NoSQL
6 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.83%) Hadoop
8 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.97%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (16.50%) Subversion
2 13 (12.62%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.80%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.83%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.85%) Hudson
5 5 (4.85%) JIRA
5 5 (4.85%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.97%) PyUnit
6 1 (0.97%) GCC
6 1 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.97%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (0.97%) JMeter
6 1 (0.97%) Ant
6 1 (0.97%) JUnit
6 1 (0.97%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.97%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.97%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 7 (6.80%) Marketing
2 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.91%) Games
3 3 (2.91%) Finance
3 3 (2.91%) Advertising
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
5 1 (0.97%) Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (41.75%) Developer
2 30 (29.13%) Software Engineer
3 20 (19.42%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (17.48%) Web Developer
5 17 (16.50%) DevOps Specialist
6 16 (15.53%) Senior Developer
7 15 (14.56%) Java Developer
8 13 (12.62%) Linux Engineer
8 13 (12.62%) .NET Developer
9 12 (11.65%) Administrator
9 12 (11.65%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (10.68%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (9.71%) Java Software Engineer
12 8 (7.77%) PHP Developer
12 8 (7.77%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (7.77%) C# Developer
13 7 (6.80%) Technical Director
13 7 (6.80%) Graduate
13 7 (6.80%) Software Developer
14 6 (5.83%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (43.69%) Web Services
2 35 (33.98%) HTML
3 25 (24.27%) XML
4 22 (21.36%) .NET
5 20 (19.42%) Spring
6 19 (18.45%) J2EE
7 16 (15.53%) LAMP
8 15 (14.56%) CSS
9 12 (11.65%) WPF
9 12 (11.65%) Silverlight
10 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET
11 9 (8.74%) jQuery
11 9 (8.74%) WCF
12 7 (6.80%) Ajax
12 7 (6.80%) EJB
12 7 (6.80%) JSP
12 7 (6.80%) Hibernate
13 6 (5.83%) .NET Framework
13 6 (5.83%) REST
14 5 (4.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.77%) Social Media
3 7 (6.80%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.80%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.83%) GIS
5 5 (4.85%) Remote Sensing
5 5 (4.85%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.91%) Blog
6 3 (2.91%) User Experience
7 2 (1.94%) Economics
8 1 (0.97%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.92%) Linux
2 15 (14.56%) Windows
3 6 (5.83%) Fedora
3 6 (5.83%) Debian
4 5 (4.85%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.85%) Android
4 5 (4.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.01%) Software Engineering
3 24 (23.30%) DevOps
4 23 (22.33%) TDD
5 16 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (10.68%) Scrum
7 10 (9.71%) OO
8 9 (8.74%) Project Management
8 9 (8.74%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.77%) PRINCE2
9 8 (7.77%) ETL
10 7 (6.80%) Stress Testing
10 7 (6.80%) Computer Security
10 7 (6.80%) Asset Management
10 7 (6.80%) Web Development
10 7 (6.80%) Business Continuity
10 7 (6.80%) BCP
10 7 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (6.80%) Business Continuity Planning
11 6 (5.83%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (45.63%) JavaScript
2 30 (29.13%) Java
3 29 (28.16%) PHP
4 24 (23.30%) C#
5 16 (15.53%) SQL
6 12 (11.65%) PowerShell
7 11 (10.68%) C++
7 11 (10.68%) Python
8 10 (9.71%) C
9 9 (8.74%) Ruby
10 6 (5.83%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.83%) Perl
11 3 (2.91%) Scala
12 1 (0.97%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 24 (23.30%) Degree
2 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.97%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.85%) Postfix
2 5 (4.85%) Sendmail
2 5 (4.85%) NFS
2 5 (4.85%) HDFS
3 3 (2.91%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (28.16%) Puppet
1 29 (28.16%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.91%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.65%) Oracle
3 6 (5.83%) Twitter
3 6 (5.83%) VMware
4 5 (4.85%) IBM
5 1 (0.97%) Talend
5 1 (0.97%) Zend
5 1 (0.97%) HP
5 1 (0.97%) Citrix
5 1 (0.97%) Siebel
5 1 (0.97%) JBoss
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £3000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum upto 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Flex Hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago