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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 74 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 33 51 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.23% 3.15% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 3.85% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 44 48
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
1214 1325 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.92% 81.94% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 1164 1155
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 July 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 July 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 -9 27 £60,000 +23.71% 8
Abingdon +10 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Witney - 1 £60,000 -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 58 (63.74%) JavaScript
2 56 (61.54%) Python
3 48 (52.75%) Linux
4 42 (46.15%) Java
5 41 (45.05%) HTML
6 39 (42.86%) CSS
7 38 (41.76%) Windows
8 36 (39.56%) SQL
9 32 (35.16%) PHP
10 31 (34.07%) Computer Science
11 26 (28.57%) OO
12 25 (27.47%) .NET
13 22 (24.18%) C#
14 21 (23.08%) Mentoring
15 20 (21.98%) Web Development
15 20 (21.98%) Node.js
16 19 (20.88%) Algorithms
16 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (19.78%) Degree
18 17 (18.68%) Web Services
18 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
19 16 (17.58%) Subversion
20 14 (15.38%) Software Engineering
20 14 (15.38%) Ajax
21 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
21 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
22 12 (13.19%) MySQL
22 12 (13.19%) VMware
23 11 (12.09%) Web 2.0
23 11 (12.09%) Data Structures

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 20 (21.98%) Node.js
2 11 (12.09%) Drupal
3 5 (5.49%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.30%) Lync
4 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.30%) Apache
5 2 (2.20%) CMS
5 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Office
3 2 (2.20%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.20%) GitHub
2 2 (2.20%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (3.30%) DHCP
1 3 (3.30%) DNS
1 3 (3.30%) WPA
1 3 (3.30%) VLAN
2 2 (2.20%) SAN
2 2 (2.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) MySQL
2 10 (10.99%) Big Data
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.40%) Redis
3 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
2 16 (17.58%) Subversion
3 3 (3.30%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.20%) Redmine
5 1 (1.10%) Yeoman
5 1 (1.10%) Grunt
5 1 (1.10%) Bower
5 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.10%) ReSharper
General
1 7 (7.69%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Back Office
2 6 (6.59%) Publishing
3 4 (4.40%) Marketing
3 4 (4.40%) Advertising
4 2 (2.20%) Law
5 1 (1.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (47.25%) Developer
2 18 (19.78%) Software Engineer
3 14 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 13 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (13.19%) Programmer
6 11 (12.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (12.09%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.99%) Analyst
7 10 (10.99%) Architect
8 8 (8.79%) Data Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Data Programmer
8 8 (8.79%) Analyst Programmer
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Architect
9 6 (6.59%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.59%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (6.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.59%) Administrator
9 6 (6.59%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.49%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (45.05%) HTML
2 39 (42.86%) CSS
3 25 (27.47%) .NET
4 17 (18.68%) Web Services
5 14 (15.38%) Ajax
6 11 (12.09%) jQuery
7 9 (9.89%) Spring
8 8 (8.79%) Middleware
9 6 (6.59%) XML
9 6 (6.59%) XSLT
10 5 (5.49%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.40%) LAMP
11 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET
11 4 (4.40%) Django
11 4 (4.40%) REST
12 3 (3.30%) CSS3
12 3 (3.30%) HTML5
12 3 (3.30%) JSP
12 3 (3.30%) SOAP
12 3 (3.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (34.07%) Computer Science
2 19 (20.88%) Algorithms
3 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (12.09%) Web 2.0
4 11 (12.09%) Data Structures
5 8 (8.79%) Data Extraction
6 6 (6.59%) Blackberry
6 6 (6.59%) iPhone
7 3 (3.30%) Private Cloud
7 3 (3.30%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.30%) Social Media
8 2 (2.20%) Economics
8 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (52.75%) Linux
2 38 (41.76%) Windows
3 8 (8.79%) CentOS
4 6 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.59%) Android
4 6 (6.59%) Windows Phone
5 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) OO
2 21 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 20 (21.98%) Web Development
4 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 11 (12.09%) DevOps
7 9 (9.89%) TDD
7 9 (9.89%) Scrum
8 8 (8.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (8.79%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (8.79%) Time Management
8 8 (8.79%) Critical Success Factor
9 7 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.59%) Pair Programming
10 6 (6.59%) BDD
10 6 (6.59%) Kanban
11 5 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (4.40%) OOD
13 3 (3.30%) Continuous Integration
14 2 (2.20%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (63.74%) JavaScript
2 56 (61.54%) Python
3 42 (46.15%) Java
4 36 (39.56%) SQL
5 32 (35.16%) PHP
6 22 (24.18%) C#
7 7 (7.69%) Ruby
8 6 (6.59%) ActionScript
8 6 (6.59%) Perl
9 2 (2.20%) XQuery
9 2 (2.20%) Scala
9 2 (2.20%) Clojure
9 2 (2.20%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.10%) VBA
10 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (19.78%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) MBA
3 1 (1.10%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) SLA
2 5 (5.49%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.30%) vSphere
3 3 (3.30%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Puppet
2 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (13.19%) VMware
2 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.30%) Veeam
3 3 (3.30%) Sophos
3 3 (3.30%) CommVault
3 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.20%) Zend
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