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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 93 76 83
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 46 74 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.17% 3.12% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 3.70% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 48
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £36,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £80,750 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
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
1802 1999 1839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 85.00% 84.24% 81.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1339 1376
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Reading

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 46 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (39.81%) JavaScript
3 42 (38.89%) Linux
4 37 (34.26%) Degree
5 36 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 29 (26.85%) Python
7 25 (23.15%) Java
7 25 (23.15%) Scrum
8 23 (21.30%) Ruby
8 23 (21.30%) MVC
9 22 (20.37%) Data Management
10 21 (19.44%) NoSQL
11 20 (18.52%) C++
11 20 (18.52%) HTML
11 20 (18.52%) CSS
12 19 (17.59%) Windows
12 19 (17.59%) AngularJS
13 18 (16.67%) Big Data
13 18 (16.67%) Node.js
13 18 (16.67%) Presales
14 17 (15.74%) Web Services
15 16 (14.81%) REST
15 16 (14.81%) CSS3
15 16 (14.81%) HTML5
15 16 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
16 15 (13.89%) Perl
16 15 (13.89%) Cisco
16 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
17 14 (12.96%) SQL Server
18 13 (12.04%) Ext JS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 18 (16.67%) Node.js
2 8 (7.41%) Apache
3 7 (6.48%) IBM Domino
4 5 (4.63%) JBoss
4 5 (4.63%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.70%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.78%) Drupal
7 2 (1.85%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.85%) Confluence
7 2 (1.85%) Liferay
8 1 (0.93%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.93%) Eucalyptus
8 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.93%) nginx
8 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.70%) MS Office
2 4 (3.70%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.04%) SaaS
2 4 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.78%) PaaS
4 2 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.85%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.11%) Firewall
2 10 (9.26%) HTTP
2 10 (9.26%) Internet
3 9 (8.33%) DNS
4 8 (7.41%) SAN
5 7 (6.48%) IPv4
5 7 (6.48%) IPv6
5 7 (6.48%) LDAP
5 7 (6.48%) Network Security
5 7 (6.48%) SSL
5 7 (6.48%) TACACS
5 7 (6.48%) VLAN
6 6 (5.56%) BGP
6 6 (5.56%) OSPF
7 4 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (2.78%) LAN
8 3 (2.78%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.78%) WAN
9 2 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.93%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.44%) NoSQL
2 18 (16.67%) Big Data
3 14 (12.96%) SQL Server
4 11 (10.19%) MongoDB
4 11 (10.19%) MySQL
5 9 (8.33%) Data Mining
6 8 (7.41%) RDBMS
6 8 (7.41%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 4 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Power View
7 4 (3.70%) MS Access
7 4 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (3.70%) OLTP
7 4 (3.70%) Pentaho
7 4 (3.70%) PerformancePoint
7 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (3.70%) SSDT
7 4 (3.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Subversion
2 6 (5.56%) JUnit
3 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.70%) JIRA
3 4 (3.70%) Selenium
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (2.78%) DbUnit
4 3 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.78%) jMock
4 3 (2.78%) Mockito
5 2 (1.85%) Ant
5 2 (1.85%) JMeter
6 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.93%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.93%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.93%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (10.19%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.48%) Banking
4 6 (5.56%) Marketing
5 3 (2.78%) Electronics
5 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) Back Office
7 1 (0.93%) Law
7 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (45.37%) Developer
2 22 (20.37%) Senior Developer
3 17 (15.74%) Python Developer
4 14 (12.96%) C++ Developer
5 11 (10.19%) Architect
6 10 (9.26%) Java Developer
7 9 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (6.48%) IT Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) IT Security Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Sales Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Security Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Software Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Administrator
10 6 (5.56%) Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) Java Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (4.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.63%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.52%) CSS
1 20 (18.52%) HTML
2 19 (17.59%) AngularJS
3 17 (15.74%) Web Services
4 16 (14.81%) CSS3
4 16 (14.81%) HTML5
4 16 (14.81%) REST
5 13 (12.04%) Ext JS
6 11 (10.19%) .NET
7 9 (8.33%) RESTful
8 7 (6.48%) Middleware
9 6 (5.56%) jQuery
10 4 (3.70%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.70%) LAMP
10 4 (3.70%) Lucene
10 4 (3.70%) MDX
10 4 (3.70%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (3.70%) SOAP
10 4 (3.70%) Spring
11 3 (2.78%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 6 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 5 (4.63%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.70%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.85%) Clustering
6 2 (1.85%) CMDB
6 2 (1.85%) Physics
6 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.85%) Statistics
7 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.93%) BBC
7 1 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.93%) iPad
7 1 (0.93%) IPTV
7 1 (0.93%) PKI
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (38.89%) Linux
2 19 (17.59%) Windows
3 9 (8.33%) Unix
4 8 (7.41%) CentOS
5 4 (3.70%) Android
5 4 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.93%) Fedora
7 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (23.15%) Scrum
3 23 (21.30%) MVC
4 22 (20.37%) Data Management
5 18 (16.67%) Presales
6 16 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (11.11%) SDLC
7 12 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 11 (10.19%) Front End Development
8 11 (10.19%) User Stories
9 9 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 8 (7.41%) DevOps
10 8 (7.41%) Information Governance
10 8 (7.41%) Information Management
10 8 (7.41%) ITIL
10 8 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (7.41%) Regression Testing
10 8 (7.41%) Secure Coding
10 8 (7.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 43 (39.81%) JavaScript
2 29 (26.85%) Python
3 25 (23.15%) Java
4 23 (21.30%) Ruby
5 20 (18.52%) C++
6 15 (13.89%) Perl
7 12 (11.11%) C
8 10 (9.26%) C#
8 10 (9.26%) SQL
9 9 (8.33%) Bash Shell
10 7 (6.48%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.63%) PHP
12 4 (3.70%) T-SQL
12 4 (3.70%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.78%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.78%) Scala
14 2 (1.85%) Groovy
14 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (34.26%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.78%) PMP
3 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (12.04%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.48%) NFS
5 4 (3.70%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.85%) Docker
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.85%) Varnish
6 2 (1.85%) Xen
7 1 (0.93%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.93%) vSphere
7 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (11.11%) SCCM
2 9 (8.33%) Puppet
3 3 (2.78%) Nagios
4 2 (1.85%) CFEngine
4 2 (1.85%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.93%) Cacti
5 1 (0.93%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.93%) OpenView
5 1 (0.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (13.89%) Cisco
1 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.19%) BT
2 11 (10.19%) Red Hat
2 11 (10.19%) Siemens
2 11 (10.19%) VMware
3 10 (9.26%) Oracle
4 9 (8.33%) Citrix
5 7 (6.48%) ArcSight
5 7 (6.48%) GFI Software
5 7 (6.48%) Remedy
6 6 (5.56%) Websense
7 4 (3.70%) HP
7 4 (3.70%) Tableau
7 4 (3.70%) Xamarin
8 3 (2.78%) Juniper
8 3 (2.78%) SAP
8 3 (2.78%) Splunk
9 2 (1.85%) Mercator
9 2 (1.85%) Tripwire
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