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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 87 76 87
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 47 72 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.61% 3.17% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 3.78% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 44 46 48
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,250 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £66,250 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
1601 1906 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 88.90% 84.04% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1388 1290
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 24 July 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Reading

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 67 (60.91%) Linux
2 61 (55.45%) Python
3 55 (50.00%) Java
4 52 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (39.09%) JavaScript
6 39 (35.45%) Subversion
7 36 (32.73%) Ruby
8 31 (28.18%) Apache
8 31 (28.18%) Amazon AWS
8 31 (28.18%) DevOps
9 29 (26.36%) Big Data
9 29 (26.36%) Scrum
10 28 (25.45%) Git (software)
11 27 (24.55%) Bash Shell
11 27 (24.55%) Security Cleared
11 27 (24.55%) Web Services
12 26 (23.64%) Windows
12 26 (23.64%) Configuration Management
12 26 (23.64%) AngularJS
13 25 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
14 24 (21.82%) Degree
14 24 (21.82%) MySQL
15 23 (20.91%) SOA
15 23 (20.91%) VMware
15 23 (20.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (20.00%) nginx
16 22 (20.00%) Perl
17 21 (19.09%) C++
17 21 (19.09%) HTML
17 21 (19.09%) PaaS

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 31 (28.18%) Apache
2 22 (20.00%) nginx
3 16 (14.55%) OpenStack
4 14 (12.73%) Drupal
4 14 (12.73%) Eucalyptus
5 11 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (8.18%) Tomcat
7 8 (7.27%) GeoServer
7 8 (7.27%) Oracle Spatial
8 7 (6.36%) JBoss
9 6 (5.45%) IIS
9 6 (5.45%) MQSeries
9 6 (5.45%) WebLogic
9 6 (5.45%) WebSphere
10 5 (4.55%) CloudStack
11 2 (1.82%) Apache Pig
11 2 (1.82%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.91%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 31 (28.18%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (19.09%) PaaS
3 15 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (13.64%) SaaS
4 10 (9.09%) IaaS
4 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.91%) IPv4
2 10 (9.09%) HTTP
3 8 (7.27%) LDAP
4 6 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.55%) Internet
6 2 (1.82%) DNS
6 2 (1.82%) Firewall
6 2 (1.82%) IPv6
6 2 (1.82%) Network Security
6 2 (1.82%) SAN
6 2 (1.82%) SSL
6 2 (1.82%) TACACS
6 2 (1.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.36%) Big Data
2 24 (21.82%) MySQL
3 20 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 19 (17.27%) Hadoop
5 11 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 11 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (9.09%) Redis
6 10 (9.09%) Riak
7 9 (8.18%) SQL Server
8 8 (7.27%) GIS
9 7 (6.36%) RDBMS
9 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.82%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.82%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.91%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.91%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.91%) OrientDB
11 1 (0.91%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 39 (35.45%) Subversion
2 28 (25.45%) Git (software)
3 17 (15.45%) JIRA
4 14 (12.73%) Bugzilla
4 14 (12.73%) Trac
5 11 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (10.00%) Selenium
6 3 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.73%) JMeter
7 1 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (9.09%) Banking
1 10 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (3.64%) Marketing
2 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.91%) Military
3 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (47.27%) Developer
2 19 (17.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (15.45%) C++ Developer
3 17 (15.45%) Python Developer
4 14 (12.73%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 11 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 10 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
6 10 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 9 (8.18%) AWS DevOps
7 9 (8.18%) AWS Engineer
7 9 (8.18%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 9 (8.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 9 (8.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (7.27%) GIS Developer
8 8 (7.27%) Linux Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Analyst
9 7 (6.36%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (24.55%) Web Services
2 26 (23.64%) AngularJS
3 21 (19.09%) HTML
4 20 (18.18%) LAMP
5 18 (16.36%) Node.js
6 14 (12.73%) LEMP Stack
6 14 (12.73%) Sensu
7 11 (10.00%) XML
8 10 (9.09%) Kafka
8 10 (9.09%) Middleware
9 8 (7.27%) JSON
9 8 (7.27%) PostGIS
9 8 (7.27%) REST
9 8 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (7.27%) WebSockets
10 6 (5.45%) RESTful
10 6 (5.45%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (4.55%) CSS
11 5 (4.55%) jQuery
12 4 (3.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.18%) Enterprise Cloud
3 8 (7.27%) PKI
4 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.55%) iPad
5 2 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.91%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 67 (60.91%) Linux
2 26 (23.64%) Windows
3 16 (14.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (13.64%) Unix
5 7 (6.36%) CentOS
6 6 (5.45%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.73%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.82%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.18%) DevOps
3 29 (26.36%) Scrum
4 26 (23.64%) Configuration Management
5 25 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
6 23 (20.91%) SOA
7 18 (16.36%) Data Management
8 17 (15.45%) Mentoring
8 17 (15.45%) TDD
9 16 (14.55%) Automated Testing
10 15 (13.64%) User Stories
11 13 (11.82%) BDD
11 13 (11.82%) Logistics
11 13 (11.82%) Open Source Development
11 13 (11.82%) Software Engineering
11 13 (11.82%) Test Automation
12 12 (10.91%) SDLC
13 11 (10.00%) TOGAF
14 10 (9.09%) High Availability
15 8 (7.27%) Defensive Programming
Programming Languages
1 61 (55.45%) Python
2 55 (50.00%) Java
3 43 (39.09%) JavaScript
4 36 (32.73%) Ruby
5 27 (24.55%) Bash Shell
6 22 (20.00%) Perl
7 21 (19.09%) C++
8 19 (17.27%) SQL
9 14 (12.73%) PHP
9 14 (12.73%) Shell Script
10 11 (10.00%) C
11 6 (5.45%) Tcl
12 4 (3.64%) Scala
13 2 (1.82%) C#
14 1 (0.91%) Jython
Qualifications
1 27 (24.55%) Security Cleared
2 24 (21.82%) Degree
3 18 (16.36%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.36%) GCIA
4 7 (6.36%) GCIH
4 7 (6.36%) SSCP
5 3 (2.73%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.45%) QA
2 7 (6.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (20.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (12.73%) GlusterFS
2 14 (12.73%) Varnish
3 10 (9.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 10 (9.09%) Docker
3 10 (9.09%) HDFS
3 10 (9.09%) KVM
3 10 (9.09%) VirtualBox
4 9 (8.18%) VMware ESX
5 8 (7.27%) GeoWebCache
6 2 (1.82%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.82%) NFS
6 2 (1.82%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 14 (12.73%) Cacti
1 14 (12.73%) Ganglia
1 14 (12.73%) Nagios
1 14 (12.73%) OpenView
1 14 (12.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 14 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (12.73%) Puppet
2 12 (10.91%) Hadoop YARN
3 11 (10.00%) yum
4 10 (9.09%) Ambari
5 8 (7.27%) Kibana
6 2 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (20.91%) VMware
2 17 (15.45%) Oracle
3 14 (12.73%) BMC
3 14 (12.73%) Splunk
4 10 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.82%) ArcSight
5 2 (1.82%) Citrix
5 2 (1.82%) GFI Software
5 2 (1.82%) Remedy
6 1 (0.91%) Google
6 1 (0.91%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.91%) Talend
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