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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 75 75 107
Rank change year-on-year
0 +32
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 48 73 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.86% 3.27% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 3.91% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 42 59 31
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
1479 1869 2099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 88.09% 83.81% 83.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1095 1487 1410
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 30 September 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Reading

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 57 (63.33%) Linux
2 49 (54.44%) Python
3 42 (46.67%) Java
4 40 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (43.33%) Subversion
6 36 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 36 (40.00%) DevOps
7 34 (37.78%) Web Services
8 33 (36.67%) Ruby
9 31 (34.44%) Scrum
9 31 (34.44%) Perl
9 31 (34.44%) Amazon AWS
10 29 (32.22%) MySQL
11 28 (31.11%) Windows
11 28 (31.11%) Apache
12 26 (28.89%) JavaScript
12 26 (28.89%) TDD
12 26 (28.89%) Bash Shell
13 25 (27.78%) BDD
13 25 (27.78%) LAMP
14 24 (26.67%) Git (software)
15 23 (25.56%) Amazon EC2
15 23 (25.56%) Open Source Development
16 22 (24.44%) nginx
17 21 (23.33%) Drupal
17 21 (23.33%) Splunk
17 21 (23.33%) Mentoring
18 20 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (22.22%) VMware
18 20 (22.22%) PHP

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 28 (31.11%) Apache
2 22 (24.44%) nginx
3 21 (23.33%) Drupal
4 19 (21.11%) Eucalyptus
5 9 (10.00%) JBoss
6 6 (6.67%) IIS
6 6 (6.67%) MQSeries
6 6 (6.67%) OpenStack
6 6 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 6 (6.67%) WebLogic
6 6 (6.67%) WebSphere
7 4 (4.44%) Apache Pig
7 4 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (3.33%) Confluence
9 2 (2.22%) CloudStack
9 2 (2.22%) GeoServer
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Office
1 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 31 (34.44%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (25.56%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (12.22%) PaaS
4 10 (11.11%) SaaS
5 3 (3.33%) IaaS
5 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.78%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.67%) LDAP
3 4 (4.44%) HTTP
3 4 (4.44%) Internet
4 3 (3.33%) IPv4
5 1 (1.11%) DNS
5 1 (1.11%) SSL
5 1 (1.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.22%) MySQL
2 18 (20.00%) Big Data
3 11 (12.22%) MongoDB
4 10 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 10 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 7 (7.78%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.44%) Apache Hive
7 4 (4.44%) Neo4j
7 4 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.44%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.33%) Pentaho
8 3 (3.33%) Redis
8 3 (3.33%) Riak
9 2 (2.22%) GIS
10 1 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.11%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (1.11%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 39 (43.33%) Subversion
2 24 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.11%) JIRA
4 7 (7.78%) Selenium
5 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.44%) JMeter
7 3 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.33%) Bugzilla
7 3 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (3.33%) Trac
8 2 (2.22%) Grunt
8 2 (2.22%) gulp
8 2 (2.22%) WebStorm
9 1 (1.11%) WinDbg
General
1 7 (7.78%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.22%) Marketing
3 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Military
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (32.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (31.11%) Developer
3 19 (21.11%) Linux Engineer
4 18 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 18 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
5 17 (18.89%) Cloud Engineer
5 17 (18.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 15 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
6 15 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
6 15 (16.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 15 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 14 (15.56%) Senior DevOps
7 14 (15.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 9 (10.00%) Software Engineer
9 8 (8.89%) C++ Developer
9 8 (8.89%) Python Developer
9 8 (8.89%) Test Engineer
10 6 (6.67%) Applications Support
10 6 (6.67%) Java Developer
10 6 (6.67%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (37.78%) Web Services
2 25 (27.78%) LAMP
3 19 (21.11%) LEMP Stack
3 19 (21.11%) Sensu
4 16 (17.78%) AngularJS
5 13 (14.44%) HTML
5 13 (14.44%) Node.js
6 9 (10.00%) Middleware
7 7 (7.78%) CSS
8 6 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (5.56%) jQuery
9 5 (5.56%) JSON
9 5 (5.56%) RESTful
10 4 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (3.33%) Apache CXF
11 3 (3.33%) D3.js
11 3 (3.33%) Drools
11 3 (3.33%) jBPM
11 3 (3.33%) REST
11 3 (3.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Enterprise Cloud
2 15 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.44%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (3.33%) PKI
4 3 (3.33%) Wiki
5 2 (2.22%) iPad
6 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 57 (63.33%) Linux
2 28 (31.11%) Windows
3 15 (16.67%) Unix
4 13 (14.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (10.00%) CentOS
6 7 (7.78%) Ubuntu
7 6 (6.67%) Windows Server
8 4 (4.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 36 (40.00%) DevOps
3 31 (34.44%) Scrum
4 26 (28.89%) TDD
5 25 (27.78%) BDD
6 23 (25.56%) Open Source Development
7 21 (23.33%) Mentoring
8 16 (17.78%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (15.56%) Software Engineering
10 13 (14.44%) SDLC
11 12 (13.33%) SOA
12 9 (10.00%) Data Management
13 7 (7.78%) Analytics
13 7 (7.78%) Test Automation
14 6 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (6.67%) OO
14 6 (6.67%) SIEM
15 5 (5.56%) Regression Testing
15 5 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (54.44%) Python
2 42 (46.67%) Java
3 33 (36.67%) Ruby
4 31 (34.44%) Perl
5 26 (28.89%) Bash Shell
5 26 (28.89%) JavaScript
6 20 (22.22%) PHP
7 18 (20.00%) C
8 15 (16.67%) C++
9 12 (13.33%) SQL
10 8 (8.89%) Shell Script
11 6 (6.67%) Tcl
12 3 (3.33%) Jython
13 2 (2.22%) C#
13 2 (2.22%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (17.78%) Degree
2 14 (15.56%) Security Cleared
3 11 (12.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.44%) GCIA
4 4 (4.44%) GCIH
4 4 (4.44%) SSCP
5 3 (3.33%) ISEB
6 2 (2.22%) CISM
6 2 (2.22%) CISSP
7 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.11%) QA
2 4 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (21.11%) GlusterFS
2 19 (21.11%) Varnish
3 13 (14.44%) VMware ESX
4 7 (7.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (3.33%) Docker
5 3 (3.33%) HDFS
5 3 (3.33%) KVM
5 3 (3.33%) VirtualBox
6 2 (2.22%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 19 (21.11%) Cacti
1 19 (21.11%) Ganglia
1 19 (21.11%) Nagios
1 19 (21.11%) OpenView
1 19 (21.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 19 (21.11%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (21.11%) Puppet
2 17 (18.89%) yum
3 7 (7.78%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (3.33%) Ambari
4 3 (3.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (23.33%) Splunk
2 20 (22.22%) VMware
3 19 (21.11%) BMC
4 8 (8.89%) Oracle
5 7 (7.78%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.33%) Talend
7 1 (1.11%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
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