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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 72 91 97
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 74 49 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.23% 2.03% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 2.65% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 45 48 27
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 £29,800 £31,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
1867 1852 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.39% 76.72% 68.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1313 1181
Average salary £52,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Reading

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 72 (49.66%) Linux
2 60 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (37.93%) Java
4 43 (29.66%) Software Engineering
5 40 (27.59%) Microsoft
6 38 (26.21%) Internet
7 32 (22.07%) Perl
8 30 (20.69%) Python
9 29 (20.00%) Web Services
9 29 (20.00%) Degree
9 29 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 28 (19.31%) Bash Shell
11 27 (18.62%) Ruby
11 27 (18.62%) XML
11 27 (18.62%) JavaScript
12 26 (17.93%) PHP
12 26 (17.93%) HTML
12 26 (17.93%) SOA
13 25 (17.24%) Cisco
14 24 (16.55%) Red Hat
15 23 (15.86%) Firewall
15 23 (15.86%) Cisco Certification
15 23 (15.86%) CCNA
15 23 (15.86%) CSS
15 23 (15.86%) Spring
15 23 (15.86%) Git (software)
15 23 (15.86%) DevOps
16 22 (15.17%) Time Management
16 22 (15.17%) jQuery
16 22 (15.17%) MVC

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 22 (15.17%) JBoss
2 21 (14.48%) WebLogic
3 20 (13.79%) WebSphere
4 17 (11.72%) Apache
5 11 (7.59%) Node.js
5 11 (7.59%) Eucalyptus
6 9 (6.21%) OpenStack
7 6 (4.14%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.38%) nginx
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.38%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.38%) Drupal
8 2 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.69%) CMS
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (14.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.48%) SaaS
2 15 (10.34%) PaaS
3 11 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.14%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.45%) GitHub
6 2 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (26.21%) Internet
2 23 (15.86%) Firewall
3 10 (6.90%) Network Security
3 10 (6.90%) WAN
3 10 (6.90%) DNS
4 9 (6.21%) VPN
4 9 (6.21%) MPLS
4 9 (6.21%) DHCP
4 9 (6.21%) LDAP
4 9 (6.21%) IPsec
4 9 (6.21%) VLAN
5 8 (5.52%) Software-Defined Networking
5 8 (5.52%) Broadband
6 6 (4.14%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.45%) Wireless
8 3 (2.07%) BGP
9 2 (1.38%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (1.38%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (1.38%) OSPF
9 2 (1.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.48%) MySQL
2 10 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.52%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.83%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.76%) Big Data
6 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.76%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.07%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.38%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (1.38%) JasperReports
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.69%) Essbase
9 1 (0.69%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 23 (15.86%) Git (software)
2 22 (15.17%) JUnit
3 19 (13.10%) Selenium
4 18 (12.41%) Ant
5 16 (11.03%) JIRA
6 11 (7.59%) Maven
7 8 (5.52%) Eclipse
8 7 (4.83%) Subversion
9 5 (3.45%) Jenkins
10 4 (2.76%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.76%) MSI
11 3 (2.07%) JBehave
12 2 (1.38%) Artifactory
12 2 (1.38%) AnthillPro
12 2 (1.38%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (13.10%) Marketing
1 19 (13.10%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.45%) Finance
2 5 (3.45%) French Language
3 2 (1.38%) Advertising
3 2 (1.38%) Legal
4 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (26.90%) Developer
2 33 (22.76%) Software Engineer
3 28 (19.31%) Java Software Engineer
4 26 (17.93%) Administrator
5 25 (17.24%) Java Developer
6 24 (16.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 24 (16.55%) Linux Administrator
6 24 (16.55%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (11.03%) Architect
8 12 (8.28%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (7.59%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (6.90%) Marketing Manager
10 10 (6.90%) Senior Manager
10 10 (6.90%) Senior Developer
11 8 (5.52%) Principal Solutions Architect
11 8 (5.52%) Principal Architect
11 8 (5.52%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (4.83%) IT Security Engineer
12 7 (4.83%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.00%) Web Services
2 27 (18.62%) XML
3 26 (17.93%) HTML
4 23 (15.86%) CSS
4 23 (15.86%) Spring
5 22 (15.17%) jQuery
6 19 (13.10%) HTML5
7 16 (11.03%) JSON
7 16 (11.03%) CSS3
7 16 (11.03%) PhoneGap
7 16 (11.03%) AngularJS
8 15 (10.34%) J2EE
9 14 (9.66%) LAMP
9 14 (9.66%) Hibernate
10 13 (8.97%) .NET
11 11 (7.59%) JDBC
11 11 (7.59%) RESTful
11 11 (7.59%) Sensu
12 10 (6.90%) Struts
13 9 (6.21%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.03%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (6.90%) User Experience
4 9 (6.21%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (3.45%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.38%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.38%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.38%) Social Media
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle Exalogic
6 2 (1.38%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.38%) Clustering
6 2 (1.38%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 72 (49.66%) Linux
2 18 (12.41%) Windows
3 6 (4.14%) UNIX
4 4 (2.76%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.07%) CentOS
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.38%) VMS
7 1 (0.69%) Solaris
7 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (29.66%) Software Engineering
3 26 (17.93%) SOA
4 23 (15.86%) DevOps
5 22 (15.17%) Time Management
5 22 (15.17%) MVC
6 20 (13.79%) Mobile Development
7 19 (13.10%) Web Development
8 18 (12.41%) OOP
9 14 (9.66%) Project Management
10 13 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (7.59%) Change Management
11 11 (7.59%) Cyber Security
12 10 (6.90%) Mentoring
12 10 (6.90%) Software Architecture
12 10 (6.90%) OO
13 9 (6.21%) Network Design
14 8 (5.52%) Network Management
14 8 (5.52%) Multithreading
14 8 (5.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (37.93%) Java
2 32 (22.07%) Perl
3 30 (20.69%) Python
4 28 (19.31%) Bash Shell
5 27 (18.62%) Ruby
5 27 (18.62%) JavaScript
6 26 (17.93%) PHP
7 13 (8.97%) SQL
8 12 (8.28%) C#
9 6 (4.14%) VBScript
10 5 (3.45%) C++
10 5 (3.45%) AspectJ
11 4 (2.76%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.76%) C
12 2 (1.38%) Groovy
12 2 (1.38%) XPath
12 2 (1.38%) XQuery
13 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.69%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 29 (20.00%) Degree
2 23 (15.86%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (15.86%) CCNA
3 10 (6.90%) JNCIE
3 10 (6.90%) CCIE
3 10 (6.90%) CCNP
4 7 (4.83%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) CISSP
5 1 (0.69%) SSCP
5 1 (0.69%) GIAC
5 1 (0.69%) CEH
5 1 (0.69%) GCIA
5 1 (0.69%) GCIH
5 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.28%) SLA
2 7 (4.83%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.76%) Hyper-V
1 4 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.76%) VirtualBox
1 4 (2.76%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (2.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.38%) GlusterFS
2 2 (1.38%) Varnish
2 2 (1.38%) Kamailio
2 2 (1.38%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (0.69%) Snort
3 1 (0.69%) Xen
3 1 (0.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (10.34%) Puppet
2 11 (7.59%) OpenView
2 11 (7.59%) Nagios
2 11 (7.59%) Cacti
2 11 (7.59%) Ganglia
3 9 (6.21%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (2.76%) Vagrant
5 4 (2.76%) SCCM
5 4 (2.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (2.07%) Ansible
7 2 (1.38%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.24%) Cisco
3 24 (16.55%) Red Hat
4 14 (9.66%) Oracle
5 12 (8.28%) Splunk
6 11 (7.59%) BMC
7 9 (6.21%) Sun
8 6 (4.14%) VMware
9 5 (3.45%) Genesys
9 5 (3.45%) Citrix
9 5 (3.45%) HP
10 3 (2.07%) IBM
10 3 (2.07%) Websense
10 3 (2.07%) Huawei
11 2 (1.38%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.69%) SAP
12 1 (0.69%) Dell
12 1 (0.69%) Symantec
12 1 (0.69%) Juniper
12 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £24k - 28k per year + excellent bens
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