The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 165 147 153
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 305 488 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.89% 2.24% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 2.60% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 247 402 300
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Open Source
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
13883 18751 18538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.94% 86.08% 83.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11447 15709 14643
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 the South East

Open Source
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the South East region.

Open Source Salary Trend in the South East

Open Source
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in the South East

Open Source
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +31 82 £53,750 -14.00% 11
Oxfordshire +2 74 £63,750 +27.50% 7
Surrey -21 50 £53,750 +2.38% 6
Hampshire -21 40 £35,000 -10.82% 6
Buckinghamshire -10 27 £45,000 - 1
Kent +23 14 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East Sussex -5 7 £60,000 +9.09% 4
West Sussex +22 6 £60,000 +54.83% 2
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 368 (56.10%) Linux
2 265 (40.40%) Java
3 263 (40.09%) Agile Software Development
4 235 (35.82%) Python
5 187 (28.51%) JavaScript
6 126 (19.21%) Unix
7 123 (18.75%) HTML
8 114 (17.38%) PHP
8 114 (17.38%) Security Cleared
9 112 (17.07%) SQL
10 110 (16.77%) Software Engineering
11 101 (15.40%) C
12 99 (15.09%) Perl
13 96 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
14 93 (14.18%) Bash Shell
14 93 (14.18%) Ruby
15 92 (14.02%) Web Services
16 91 (13.87%) DevOps
17 89 (13.57%) Scrum
18 87 (13.26%) Finance
18 87 (13.26%) CSS
18 87 (13.26%) MySQL
19 86 (13.11%) Degree
20 83 (12.65%) .NET
21 78 (11.89%) TDD
22 77 (11.74%) VMware
23 76 (11.59%) Penetration Testing
23 76 (11.59%) Git (software)
23 76 (11.59%) Cybersecurity
24 75 (11.43%) C++

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 63 (9.60%) Apache
2 37 (5.64%) CMS
3 32 (4.88%) Drupal
4 31 (4.73%) Tomcat
5 29 (4.42%) nginx
6 28 (4.27%) Apache Spark
7 20 (3.05%) JBoss
8 18 (2.74%) Eucalyptus
8 18 (2.74%) WebLogic
8 18 (2.74%) WebSphere
9 15 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (2.13%) IIS
11 13 (1.98%) SharePoint
12 12 (1.83%) OpenStack
13 10 (1.52%) Apache Pig
13 10 (1.52%) WordPress
14 8 (1.22%) MQSeries
15 7 (1.07%) Jetty
16 5 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 3 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (5.03%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.46%) Magento
3 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 96 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (9.30%) GitHub
3 40 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (5.03%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (2.90%) SaaS
6 15 (2.29%) PaaS
7 12 (1.83%) IaaS
8 9 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.76%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.76%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.76%) Sumo Logic
10 4 (0.61%) Office 365
11 3 (0.46%) Heroku
11 3 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 69 (10.52%) TCP/IP
2 43 (6.55%) HTTP
3 35 (5.34%) Internet
4 31 (4.73%) Firewall
5 26 (3.96%) DNS
6 24 (3.66%) WAN
7 19 (2.90%) Wireshark
8 16 (2.44%) Broadband
9 15 (2.29%) LTE
10 11 (1.68%) VoIP
11 10 (1.52%) Wireless
12 9 (1.37%) LDAP
12 9 (1.37%) RTP
13 8 (1.22%) VPN
14 7 (1.07%) DHCP
14 7 (1.07%) Skype
15 6 (0.91%) IPv4
15 6 (0.91%) LAN
15 6 (0.91%) SAN
16 5 (0.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (13.26%) MySQL
2 62 (9.45%) Big Data
2 62 (9.45%) NoSQL
3 60 (9.15%) Hadoop
4 59 (8.99%) SQL Server
5 49 (7.47%) MongoDB
6 37 (5.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (2.44%) Relational Database
9 13 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (1.98%) Redis
10 10 (1.52%) Apache Hive
10 10 (1.52%) Data Mining
10 10 (1.52%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.22%) HBase
11 8 (1.22%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.07%) Data Lake
12 7 (1.07%) Oracle Exadata
12 7 (1.07%) Pentaho
13 6 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 76 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 70 (10.67%) Selenium
3 61 (9.30%) Subversion
4 50 (7.62%) Jenkins
5 40 (6.10%) Maven
6 35 (5.34%) JMeter
7 33 (5.03%) JIRA
7 33 (5.03%) JUnit
8 27 (4.12%) Cucumber
9 26 (3.96%) Metasploit
10 25 (3.81%) Ant
11 21 (3.20%) LoadRunner
12 20 (3.05%) Visual Studio
13 18 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (2.59%) Gatling
15 16 (2.44%) TestNG
16 13 (1.98%) HP UFT
17 12 (1.83%) Bugzilla
18 11 (1.68%) Burp Suite
18 11 (1.68%) Vagrant
General
1 87 (13.26%) Finance
2 74 (11.28%) Telecoms
3 22 (3.35%) Games
4 19 (2.90%) Back Office
4 19 (2.90%) Marketing
5 14 (2.13%) Banking
6 11 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.52%) Retail
8 9 (1.37%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.22%) Publishing
10 4 (0.61%) French Language
11 3 (0.46%) Legal
12 2 (0.30%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.30%) Electronics
12 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.30%) German Language
12 2 (0.30%) Interactive Media
12 2 (0.30%) Military
12 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 249 (37.96%) Developer
2 63 (9.60%) Java Developer
3 58 (8.84%) Architect
4 50 (7.62%) PHP Developer
5 49 (7.47%) Administrator
6 48 (7.32%) Software Engineer
7 46 (7.01%) Tester
8 45 (6.86%) Analyst
9 41 (6.25%) Senior Tester
10 40 (6.10%) DevOps Engineer
11 39 (5.95%) JavaScript Developer
12 31 (4.73%) Linux Engineer
13 29 (4.42%) Senior Developer
13 29 (4.42%) Test Engineer
14 28 (4.27%) Junior
15 26 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
16 25 (3.81%) Software Developer
17 23 (3.51%) Linux Administrator
17 23 (3.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 22 (3.35%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (18.75%) HTML
2 92 (14.02%) Web Services
3 87 (13.26%) CSS
4 83 (12.65%) .NET
5 61 (9.30%) Spring
6 49 (7.47%) AngularJS
6 49 (7.47%) Node.js
7 46 (7.01%) ASP.NET
7 46 (7.01%) XML
8 41 (6.25%) LAMP
9 40 (6.10%) Ajax
10 39 (5.95%) JSON
11 34 (5.18%) J2EE
11 34 (5.18%) jQuery
12 32 (4.88%) REST
13 31 (4.73%) HTML5
14 28 (4.27%) JMS
15 25 (3.81%) Struts
16 24 (3.66%) JSP
17 23 (3.51%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 51 (7.77%) Computer Science
2 31 (4.73%) Data Centre
3 23 (3.51%) Mathematics
4 20 (3.05%) Statistics
5 17 (2.59%) Enterprise Cloud
5 17 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 15 (2.29%) Algorithms
7 15 (2.29%) Cyberthreat
8 14 (2.13%) User Experience
9 12 (1.83%) Blog
9 12 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.37%) Physics
11 7 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.07%) Grid Computing
12 6 (0.91%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.91%) PKI
13 5 (0.76%) Cloud Native
13 5 (0.76%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 368 (56.10%) Linux
2 126 (19.21%) Unix
3 74 (11.28%) Windows
4 43 (6.55%) CentOS
5 41 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (2.74%) Android
7 17 (2.59%) Apple iOS
7 17 (2.59%) Ubuntu
8 16 (2.44%) Debian
9 15 (2.29%) VxWorks
9 15 (2.29%) Windows Server
10 11 (1.68%) Kali Linux
11 7 (1.07%) Mac OS X
11 7 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.61%) Solaris
13 4 (0.61%) SUSE
13 4 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.46%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (40.09%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (16.77%) Software Engineering
3 91 (13.87%) DevOps
4 89 (13.57%) Scrum
5 78 (11.89%) TDD
6 76 (11.59%) Cybersecurity
6 76 (11.59%) Penetration Testing
7 68 (10.37%) OO
8 61 (9.30%) Test Automation
9 59 (8.99%) Configuration Management
10 57 (8.69%) Continuous Integration
11 47 (7.16%) Kanban
12 44 (6.71%) Software Testing
13 43 (6.55%) Mentoring
14 42 (6.40%) MVC
14 42 (6.40%) SDLC
15 39 (5.95%) Performance Testing
15 39 (5.95%) Web Development
16 38 (5.79%) BDD
17 36 (5.49%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 265 (40.40%) Java
2 235 (35.82%) Python
3 187 (28.51%) JavaScript
4 114 (17.38%) PHP
5 112 (17.07%) SQL
6 101 (15.40%) C
7 99 (15.09%) Perl
8 93 (14.18%) Bash Shell
8 93 (14.18%) Ruby
9 75 (11.43%) C++
10 56 (8.54%) Go
11 44 (6.71%) C#
12 32 (4.88%) VB
13 23 (3.51%) Shell Script
14 22 (3.35%) Scala
15 21 (3.20%) T-SQL
16 18 (2.74%) Lua
16 18 (2.74%) PowerShell
17 17 (2.59%) VBScript
18 10 (1.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 114 (17.38%) Security Cleared
2 86 (13.11%) Degree
3 73 (11.13%) DV Cleared
4 36 (5.49%) SC Cleared
5 34 (5.18%) ISEB
6 25 (3.81%) ISTQB
7 17 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 16 (2.44%) CREST Certified
8 16 (2.44%) GPEN
8 16 (2.44%) OSCP
9 12 (1.83%) CEH
10 9 (1.37%) CISSP
11 6 (0.91%) GIAC
11 6 (0.91%) SANS
12 5 (0.76%) GCFA
13 4 (0.61%) RHCE
13 4 (0.61%) RHCSA
14 3 (0.46%) CCNP
14 3 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (0.30%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.84%) QA
2 19 (2.90%) SLA
3 5 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.76%) SSAE 16
4 4 (0.61%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) SDET
System Software
1 66 (10.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (4.12%) Hyper-V
3 24 (3.66%) Docker
4 18 (2.74%) GlusterFS
4 18 (2.74%) Varnish
5 17 (2.59%) Kamailio
6 10 (1.52%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.37%) Apache Flume
7 9 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 9 (1.37%) HDFS
8 8 (1.22%) VirtualBox
9 7 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.91%) KVM
11 5 (0.76%) Active Directory
12 3 (0.46%) vCloud
13 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 66 (10.06%) Puppet
2 58 (8.84%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (4.12%) Nagios
4 26 (3.96%) Nessus
4 26 (3.96%) Nmap
5 19 (2.90%) Ansible
5 19 (2.90%) Cacti
5 19 (2.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 18 (2.74%) Ganglia
6 18 (2.74%) OpenView
7 15 (2.29%) yum
8 11 (1.68%) Hadoop YARN
9 9 (1.37%) Kibana
10 8 (1.22%) logstash
10 8 (1.22%) Salt
11 6 (0.91%) Ambari
12 5 (0.76%) Red Hat Satellite
12 5 (0.76%) WMI
13 3 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
14 2 (0.30%) Oozie
Vendors
1 77 (11.74%) VMware
2 63 (9.60%) Microsoft
3 54 (8.23%) Oracle
4 42 (6.40%) Red Hat
5 26 (3.96%) IBM
6 25 (3.81%) Splunk
7 24 (3.66%) Juniper
8 22 (3.35%) Cisco
9 18 (2.74%) BMC
10 17 (2.59%) Hortonworks
11 14 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.37%) Google
12 9 (1.37%) HP
13 7 (1.07%) Talend
13 7 (1.07%) Teradata
14 6 (0.91%) Sage
14 6 (0.91%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 6 (0.91%) SolarWinds
15 5 (0.76%) CA Agile Central
15 5 (0.76%) Cloudera
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Full Bens and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + Share options, wider Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary - Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + flexi-working,pen,26 hols
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Catalyst Consultants
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £51,000 and wonderful benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Holiday Extras
Salary: Up to 55k DOE plus profit share and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Ext Bens + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Kineo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago