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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 75 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 71 48 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.11% 2.00% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 2.59% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 43
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,700 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1869 1850 1602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.90% 76.89% 71.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1281 1271
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Reading

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 76 (50.67%) Linux
2 72 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (40.00%) Java
4 41 (27.33%) Software Engineering
4 41 (27.33%) Computer Science
5 39 (26.00%) WebLogic
6 38 (25.33%) WebSphere
7 37 (24.67%) Python
7 37 (24.67%) SOA
7 37 (24.67%) SaaS
8 36 (24.00%) Internet
8 36 (24.00%) Degree
9 32 (21.33%) Microsoft
10 31 (20.67%) JBoss
10 31 (20.67%) DevOps
11 30 (20.00%) JUnit
12 29 (19.33%) Web Services
12 29 (19.33%) Perl
12 29 (19.33%) PaaS
13 28 (18.67%) PHP
13 28 (18.67%) XML
14 27 (18.00%) Middleware
15 26 (17.33%) CSS
15 26 (17.33%) HTML
15 26 (17.33%) Oracle
15 26 (17.33%) jQuery
16 25 (16.67%) MVC
16 25 (16.67%) MySQL
16 25 (16.67%) JavaScript
16 25 (16.67%) Apache

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 39 (26.00%) WebLogic
2 38 (25.33%) WebSphere
3 31 (20.67%) JBoss
4 25 (16.67%) Apache
5 17 (11.33%) OpenStack
6 11 (7.33%) Eucalyptus
6 11 (7.33%) Node.js
7 6 (4.00%) GlassFish
7 6 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.33%) Drupal
9 2 (1.33%) nginx
10 1 (0.67%) WordPress
10 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 10 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.00%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (4.67%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (24.67%) SaaS
2 29 (19.33%) PaaS
3 11 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.33%) GitHub
6 2 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (24.00%) Internet
2 19 (12.67%) Firewall
3 8 (5.33%) Software-Defined Networking
3 8 (5.33%) LDAP
3 8 (5.33%) Broadband
4 4 (2.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.33%) DNS
5 2 (1.33%) OSPF
5 2 (1.33%) BGP
5 2 (1.33%) WAN
5 2 (1.33%) Network Security
5 2 (1.33%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.67%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.67%) Skype
6 1 (0.67%) Wireless
6 1 (0.67%) IPsec
6 1 (0.67%) VLAN
6 1 (0.67%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.67%) DHCP
6 1 (0.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.67%) MySQL
2 19 (12.67%) Oracle Database
3 18 (12.00%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.33%) SQL Server
4 11 (7.33%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (6.00%) Couchbase
7 6 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
7 6 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.67%) JasperReports
9 4 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.67%) Big Data
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (20.00%) JUnit
2 24 (16.00%) Ant
3 23 (15.33%) Git (software)
4 21 (14.00%) Selenium
5 20 (13.33%) JIRA
6 10 (6.67%) Maven
6 10 (6.67%) Eclipse
7 7 (4.67%) Subversion
8 5 (3.33%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.67%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.67%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.33%) MSI
11 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.67%) JBehave
General
1 19 (12.67%) Marketing
2 18 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.33%) Finance
4 4 (2.67%) French Language
5 3 (2.00%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Electronics
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (30.00%) Developer
2 36 (24.00%) Software Engineer
3 31 (20.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 30 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 28 (18.67%) Administrator
6 22 (14.67%) Systems Administrator
6 22 (14.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 22 (14.67%) Linux Administrator
7 18 (12.00%) DBA
8 16 (10.67%) Architect
9 12 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (8.00%) Senior DBA
10 11 (7.33%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (7.33%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (6.67%) Senior Manager
11 10 (6.67%) Marketing Manager
12 8 (5.33%) Principal Architect
12 8 (5.33%) Principal Solutions Architect
13 7 (4.67%) Senior Developer
13 7 (4.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.33%) Web Services
2 28 (18.67%) XML
3 27 (18.00%) Middleware
4 26 (17.33%) HTML
4 26 (17.33%) CSS
4 26 (17.33%) jQuery
5 21 (14.00%) Spring
6 20 (13.33%) JSON
6 20 (13.33%) HTML5
6 20 (13.33%) CSS3
6 20 (13.33%) PhoneGap
6 20 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 19 (12.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 18 (12.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 14 (9.33%) Hibernate
10 13 (8.67%) .NET
10 13 (8.67%) LAMP
11 11 (7.33%) Sensu
12 10 (6.67%) J2EE
13 9 (6.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (27.33%) Computer Science
2 19 (12.67%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (12.67%) Public Cloud
3 12 (8.00%) Clustering
4 9 (6.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (4.00%) Oracle Exalogic
6 5 (3.33%) User Experience
7 4 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (2.00%) Social Media
8 3 (2.00%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.67%) DTV
10 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 76 (50.67%) Linux
2 14 (9.33%) Windows
3 11 (7.33%) CentOS
4 6 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (2.00%) UNIX
6 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (27.33%) Software Engineering
3 37 (24.67%) SOA
4 31 (20.67%) DevOps
5 25 (16.67%) MVC
6 24 (16.00%) OOP
6 24 (16.00%) Mobile Development
7 22 (14.67%) Web Development
8 21 (14.00%) Time Management
9 18 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (11.33%) Mentoring
10 17 (11.33%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (8.00%) Load Balancing
12 10 (6.67%) OO
13 9 (6.00%) Software Architecture
13 9 (6.00%) User Stories
14 8 (5.33%) Network Management
14 8 (5.33%) Multithreading
14 8 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (5.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (40.00%) Java
2 37 (24.67%) Python
3 29 (19.33%) Perl
4 28 (18.67%) PHP
5 25 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 24 (16.00%) Ruby
7 23 (15.33%) Bash Shell
8 19 (12.67%) SQL
9 13 (8.67%) C#
10 6 (4.00%) C++
11 4 (2.67%) AspectJ
12 3 (2.00%) C
13 2 (1.33%) VBScript
14 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.67%) PHP5
14 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (24.00%) Degree
2 13 (8.67%) CCNA
2 13 (8.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.67%) CCIE
3 10 (6.67%) CCNP
3 10 (6.67%) JNCIE
4 8 (5.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) CISSP
5 1 (0.67%) SSCP
5 1 (0.67%) GIAC
5 1 (0.67%) GCIA
5 1 (0.67%) GCIH
5 1 (0.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.33%) QA
2 2 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.67%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.33%) Varnish
3 2 (1.33%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.67%) Snort
4 1 (0.67%) Xen
4 1 (0.67%) Kamailio
4 1 (0.67%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 22 (14.67%) Puppet
2 11 (7.33%) Cacti
2 11 (7.33%) Ganglia
2 11 (7.33%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (7.33%) OpenView
2 11 (7.33%) Nagios
3 9 (6.00%) ZABBIX
4 6 (4.00%) Data Guard
4 6 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (3.33%) Ansible
6 4 (2.67%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (21.33%) Microsoft
2 26 (17.33%) Oracle
3 23 (15.33%) Cisco
4 22 (14.67%) Red Hat
5 20 (13.33%) Splunk
6 11 (7.33%) BMC
7 9 (6.00%) Sun
7 9 (6.00%) Atlassian
8 5 (3.33%) Genesys
9 4 (2.67%) IBM
10 3 (2.00%) HP
10 3 (2.00%) Websense
10 3 (2.00%) VMware
11 1 (0.67%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.67%) Sourcefire
11 1 (0.67%) Endeca
11 1 (0.67%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.67%) Zend
11 1 (0.67%) Wall Street Systems
11 1 (0.67%) ATG
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