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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 67 89 74
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 71 55 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.20% 2.32% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 3.04% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 45 56
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1798 1810 1651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.14% 76.27% 72.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1225 1279
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Reading

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 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 80 (53.33%) Linux
2 78 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (37.33%) Java
4 44 (29.33%) Python
5 43 (28.67%) Computer Science
6 41 (27.33%) Degree
7 40 (26.67%) WebLogic
8 39 (26.00%) WebSphere
9 38 (25.33%) SaaS
10 37 (24.67%) DevOps
11 34 (22.67%) SOA
12 33 (22.00%) Internet
12 33 (22.00%) Software Engineering
13 31 (20.67%) Middleware
13 31 (20.67%) Apache
13 31 (20.67%) MySQL
13 31 (20.67%) PaaS
14 30 (20.00%) JUnit
14 30 (20.00%) JBoss
15 28 (18.67%) Perl
15 28 (18.67%) Web Services
15 28 (18.67%) Puppet
16 27 (18.00%) Microsoft
16 27 (18.00%) PHP
16 27 (18.00%) Oracle
17 26 (17.33%) Splunk
18 25 (16.67%) OOP
18 25 (16.67%) jQuery
19 24 (16.00%) Ant
20 23 (15.33%) HTML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 40 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 39 (26.00%) WebSphere
3 31 (20.67%) Apache
4 30 (20.00%) JBoss
5 23 (15.33%) OpenStack
6 11 (7.33%) Eucalyptus
7 7 (4.67%) Node.js
8 6 (4.00%) GlassFish
8 6 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.33%) nginx
9 2 (1.33%) Drupal
10 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 10 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (9.33%) 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 38 (25.33%) SaaS
2 31 (20.67%) 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 33 (22.00%) Internet
2 18 (12.00%) Firewall
3 8 (5.33%) Broadband
3 8 (5.33%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (2.00%) LDAP
5 2 (1.33%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (1.33%) OSPF
5 2 (1.33%) BGP
5 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.33%) WAN
5 2 (1.33%) DNS
6 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.67%) SSL
6 1 (0.67%) MPLS
6 1 (0.67%) IPsec
6 1 (0.67%) VLAN
6 1 (0.67%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.67%) Network Security
6 1 (0.67%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.67%) MySQL
2 22 (14.67%) NoSQL
3 21 (14.00%) Oracle Database
4 15 (10.00%) Couchbase
5 12 (8.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (7.33%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (6.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (3.33%) MongoDB
9 5 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (3.33%) JasperReports
9 5 (3.33%) Big Data
10 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.33%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 30 (20.00%) JUnit
2 24 (16.00%) Ant
3 22 (14.67%) Git (software)
4 20 (13.33%) Selenium
5 19 (12.67%) JIRA
6 11 (7.33%) Eclipse
7 8 (5.33%) Subversion
8 7 (4.67%) Maven
9 5 (3.33%) CruiseControl
9 5 (3.33%) Jenkins
10 4 (2.67%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.67%) JBehave
11 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (12.67%) Marketing
2 18 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.00%) Finance
4 3 (2.00%) Banking
5 2 (1.33%) Billing
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) French Language
6 1 (0.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 48 (32.00%) Developer
2 30 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 28 (18.67%) Software Engineer
4 26 (17.33%) Administrator
5 23 (15.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 19 (12.67%) Systems Administrator
6 19 (12.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 19 (12.67%) Linux Administrator
7 18 (12.00%) Architect
7 18 (12.00%) DBA
8 13 (8.67%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (8.00%) Senior DBA
9 12 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (7.33%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (7.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 10 (6.67%) Marketing Manager
11 10 (6.67%) Senior Manager
12 8 (5.33%) Principal Solutions Architect
12 8 (5.33%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.67%) Middleware
2 28 (18.67%) Web Services
3 25 (16.67%) jQuery
4 23 (15.33%) HTML
5 22 (14.67%) CSS
5 22 (14.67%) XML
6 21 (14.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 20 (13.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 19 (12.67%) AngularJS
8 19 (12.67%) HTML5
8 19 (12.67%) CSS3
8 19 (12.67%) PhoneGap
8 19 (12.67%) JSON
9 15 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
10 14 (9.33%) Spring
11 13 (8.67%) .NET
12 12 (8.00%) LAMP
12 12 (8.00%) Hibernate
13 11 (7.33%) Sensu
14 9 (6.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (28.67%) Computer Science
2 21 (14.00%) Public Cloud
3 14 (9.33%) Clustering
3 14 (9.33%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (6.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.00%) Oracle Exalogic
5 6 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (3.33%) User Experience
7 4 (2.67%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.67%) Social Media
8 3 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.67%) Statistics
10 1 (0.67%) DTV
10 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.67%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 80 (53.33%) Linux
2 18 (12.00%) Windows
3 17 (11.33%) CentOS
4 6 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (2.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (24.67%) DevOps
3 34 (22.67%) SOA
4 33 (22.00%) Software Engineering
5 25 (16.67%) OOP
6 23 (15.33%) Mobile Development
7 21 (14.00%) MVC
7 21 (14.00%) Web Development
8 20 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (12.67%) Mentoring
10 18 (12.00%) Time Management
11 17 (11.33%) Capacity Planning
12 15 (10.00%) User Stories
13 14 (9.33%) Load Balancing
14 12 (8.00%) OO
15 8 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (5.33%) Migration
15 8 (5.33%) Network Management
15 8 (5.33%) Data Migration
16 7 (4.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (37.33%) Java
2 44 (29.33%) Python
3 28 (18.67%) Perl
4 27 (18.00%) PHP
5 23 (15.33%) Ruby
6 22 (14.67%) SQL
6 22 (14.67%) JavaScript
7 19 (12.67%) Bash Shell
8 14 (9.33%) C#
9 9 (6.00%) C++
10 4 (2.67%) C
11 1 (0.67%) PHP5
11 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.67%) AspectJ
11 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (27.33%) Degree
2 11 (7.33%) CCNA
2 11 (7.33%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.67%) CCIE
3 10 (6.67%) CCNP
3 10 (6.67%) JNCIE
4 6 (4.00%) 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 3 (2.00%) QA
2 2 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.67%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.33%) GlusterFS
3 2 (1.33%) Varnish
4 1 (0.67%) Snort
4 1 (0.67%) Xen
4 1 (0.67%) Kamailio
4 1 (0.67%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 28 (18.67%) Puppet
2 15 (10.00%) ZABBIX
3 11 (7.33%) Cacti
3 11 (7.33%) Ganglia
3 11 (7.33%) OpenView
3 11 (7.33%) Nagios
3 11 (7.33%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (4.00%) Data Guard
6 5 (3.33%) Ansible
7 4 (2.67%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 27 (18.00%) Oracle
1 27 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (17.33%) Splunk
3 20 (13.33%) Cisco
4 19 (12.67%) Red Hat
5 15 (10.00%) Atlassian
6 11 (7.33%) BMC
7 9 (6.00%) Sun
8 5 (3.33%) IBM
8 5 (3.33%) Genesys
9 3 (2.00%) Websense
10 1 (0.67%) ATG
10 1 (0.67%) VMware
10 1 (0.67%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.67%) Sourcefire
10 1 (0.67%) Endeca
10 1 (0.67%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.67%) Zend
10 1 (0.67%) SAP
10 1 (0.67%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 25 Days’ Holiday & Ski Trip!
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens, Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Pertemps ERP
Salary: - £70,000 to £80,000 + Excellent Bonus and Bens -(Over £100k Package)
Posted: 23 days ago
London or Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £70k-80k + Excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago