The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 80 75 89
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 56 69 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.13% 3.13% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 3.70% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 48 45 44
Median salary £50,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £74,000 £81,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1572 1866 2033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 87.72% 84.66% 81.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 1401 1416
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Open Source
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Reading region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Reading

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Reading

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 71 (66.98%) Linux
2 62 (58.49%) Python
3 56 (52.83%) Java
4 52 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (44.34%) Subversion
6 37 (34.91%) JavaScript
6 37 (34.91%) Amazon AWS
7 36 (33.96%) DevOps
8 35 (33.02%) Configuration Management
9 34 (32.08%) Ruby
9 34 (32.08%) Scrum
9 34 (32.08%) Bash Shell
10 32 (30.19%) Apache
11 30 (28.30%) Windows
11 30 (28.30%) Git (software)
12 29 (27.36%) Web Services
13 28 (26.42%) Perl
13 28 (26.42%) VMware
13 28 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (25.47%) Big Data
14 27 (25.47%) MySQL
15 26 (24.53%) Security Cleared
15 26 (24.53%) nginx
16 24 (22.64%) AngularJS
17 23 (21.70%) LAMP
17 23 (21.70%) TDD
18 22 (20.75%) BDD
19 21 (19.81%) Hadoop
19 21 (19.81%) PaaS
19 21 (19.81%) Cybersecurity

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (30.19%) Apache
2 26 (24.53%) nginx
3 19 (17.92%) Drupal
4 17 (16.04%) Eucalyptus
5 16 (15.09%) OpenStack
6 11 (10.38%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (8.49%) JBoss
8 6 (5.66%) GeoServer
8 6 (5.66%) IIS
8 6 (5.66%) MQSeries
8 6 (5.66%) Oracle Spatial
8 6 (5.66%) Tomcat
8 6 (5.66%) WebLogic
8 6 (5.66%) WebSphere
9 4 (3.77%) CloudStack
10 3 (2.83%) Apache Pig
11 2 (1.89%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 37 (34.91%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (19.81%) PaaS
3 19 (17.92%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (12.26%) SaaS
5 11 (10.38%) IaaS
5 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.38%) IPv4
2 9 (8.49%) HTTP
3 6 (5.66%) LDAP
3 6 (5.66%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.47%) Big Data
1 27 (25.47%) MySQL
2 21 (19.81%) Hadoop
3 19 (17.92%) MongoDB
4 11 (10.38%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (9.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (9.43%) Redis
5 10 (9.43%) Riak
6 7 (6.60%) NoSQL
7 6 (5.66%) GIS
7 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.77%) Neo4j
8 4 (3.77%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.83%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.83%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.94%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.94%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (0.94%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 47 (44.34%) Subversion
2 30 (28.30%) Git (software)
3 19 (17.92%) JIRA
4 13 (12.26%) Bugzilla
4 13 (12.26%) Selenium
4 13 (12.26%) Trac
5 12 (11.32%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.77%) JMeter
7 3 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.83%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (8.49%) Finance
2 8 (7.55%) Banking
3 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Military
4 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (40.57%) Developer
2 27 (25.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (16.04%) Cloud Engineer
3 17 (16.04%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (15.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 16 (15.09%) Systems Engineer
5 14 (13.21%) Senior DevOps
5 14 (13.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 13 (12.26%) AWS DevOps
6 13 (12.26%) AWS Engineer
6 13 (12.26%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 13 (12.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 13 (12.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 12 (11.32%) C++ Developer
7 12 (11.32%) Python Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Big Data Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Open Source Developer
9 7 (6.60%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 7 (6.60%) Linux Developer
9 7 (6.60%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.36%) Web Services
2 24 (22.64%) AngularJS
3 23 (21.70%) LAMP
4 21 (19.81%) HTML
5 17 (16.04%) LEMP Stack
5 17 (16.04%) Sensu
6 15 (14.15%) Node.js
7 10 (9.43%) Kafka
8 9 (8.49%) JSON
8 9 (8.49%) Middleware
8 9 (8.49%) REST
8 9 (8.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (8.49%) WebSockets
8 9 (8.49%) XML
9 6 (5.66%) PostGIS
9 6 (5.66%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (4.72%) CSS
10 5 (4.72%) jQuery
11 4 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (2.83%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.26%) Enterprise Cloud
3 9 (8.49%) PKI
4 4 (3.77%) iPad
5 3 (2.83%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.89%) Wiki
7 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 71 (66.98%) Linux
2 30 (28.30%) Windows
3 19 (17.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (16.04%) Unix
5 9 (8.49%) CentOS
6 7 (6.60%) Ubuntu
7 6 (5.66%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (33.96%) DevOps
3 35 (33.02%) Configuration Management
4 34 (32.08%) Scrum
5 23 (21.70%) TDD
6 22 (20.75%) BDD
7 21 (19.81%) Cybersecurity
7 21 (19.81%) Mentoring
8 20 (18.87%) Open Source Development
8 20 (18.87%) SOA
9 15 (14.15%) Test Automation
10 13 (12.26%) Data Management
10 13 (12.26%) SDLC
11 12 (11.32%) Automated Testing
11 12 (11.32%) Software Engineering
11 12 (11.32%) User Stories
12 11 (10.38%) High Availability
12 11 (10.38%) Logistics
13 10 (9.43%) Analytics
14 9 (8.49%) Defensive Programming
Programming Languages
1 62 (58.49%) Python
2 56 (52.83%) Java
3 37 (34.91%) JavaScript
4 34 (32.08%) Bash Shell
4 34 (32.08%) Ruby
5 28 (26.42%) Perl
6 20 (18.87%) SQL
7 18 (16.98%) C++
8 17 (16.04%) C
8 17 (16.04%) PHP
9 12 (11.32%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.66%) Tcl
11 3 (2.83%) Jython
12 2 (1.89%) C#
13 1 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (24.53%) Security Cleared
2 19 (17.92%) SC Cleared
3 16 (15.09%) Degree
4 7 (6.60%) GCIA
4 7 (6.60%) GCIH
4 7 (6.60%) SSCP
5 3 (2.83%) ISEB
6 2 (1.89%) CISM
6 2 (1.89%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.92%) QA
2 7 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (16.04%) GlusterFS
2 17 (16.04%) Varnish
3 13 (12.26%) VMware ESX
4 12 (11.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 11 (10.38%) Docker
5 11 (10.38%) KVM
5 11 (10.38%) VirtualBox
6 10 (9.43%) HDFS
7 6 (5.66%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 17 (16.04%) Cacti
1 17 (16.04%) Ganglia
1 17 (16.04%) Nagios
1 17 (16.04%) OpenView
1 17 (16.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 17 (16.04%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (16.04%) Puppet
1 17 (16.04%) yum
2 13 (12.26%) Hadoop YARN
3 10 (9.43%) Ambari
4 9 (8.49%) Kibana
Vendors
1 28 (26.42%) VMware
2 19 (17.92%) Splunk
3 17 (16.04%) BMC
4 13 (12.26%) Red Hat
5 12 (11.32%) Oracle
6 3 (2.83%) Talend
7 1 (0.94%) Google
7 1 (0.94%) Rackspace
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