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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 164 162 157
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 344 404 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.96% 1.94% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.27% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 281 343 315
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
15147 17788 18110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.23% 85.40% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12574 14781 13992
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Oxfordshire +37 94 £55,000 +37.50% 10
Berkshire -10 83 £47,500 -13.63% 9
Hampshire +7 65 £35,000 -26.31% 9
Surrey -5 63 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Buckinghamshire -20 19 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Kent +4 7 £35,000 -26.31% 1
East Sussex -11 6 £55,000 +5.76% 2
West Sussex +6 3 £48,250 +28.66% 3
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 355 (52.75%) Linux
2 287 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (38.93%) Python
3 262 (38.93%) Java
4 228 (33.88%) JavaScript
5 148 (21.99%) HTML
6 127 (18.87%) Software Engineering
7 125 (18.57%) SQL
7 125 (18.57%) Perl
8 115 (17.09%) Ruby
8 115 (17.09%) Degree
9 114 (16.94%) TDD
10 112 (16.64%) MySQL
10 112 (16.64%) Web Services
11 111 (16.49%) Scrum
12 110 (16.34%) PHP
13 109 (16.20%) Security Cleared
14 106 (15.75%) CSS
15 105 (15.60%) Unix
16 102 (15.16%) DevOps
17 100 (14.86%) Bash Shell
17 100 (14.86%) .NET
18 99 (14.71%) C
19 96 (14.26%) Finance
20 95 (14.12%) C++
20 95 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
21 90 (13.37%) Git (software)
21 90 (13.37%) Windows
22 86 (12.78%) Big Data
23 83 (12.33%) VMware

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 80 (11.89%) Apache
2 40 (5.94%) CMS
3 39 (5.79%) nginx
4 38 (5.65%) Apache Spark
5 34 (5.05%) Tomcat
6 30 (4.46%) Drupal
6 30 (4.46%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (2.67%) Eucalyptus
7 18 (2.67%) IIS
7 18 (2.67%) WebSphere
8 17 (2.53%) WebLogic
9 15 (2.23%) Apache Pig
9 15 (2.23%) Jetty
10 14 (2.08%) JBoss
11 13 (1.93%) OpenStack
12 10 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
12 10 (1.49%) SharePoint
13 9 (1.34%) WordPress
14 6 (0.89%) MQSeries
15 5 (0.74%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 31 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.34%) MS Office
3 8 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.30%) Odoo
3 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 95 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (10.10%) GitHub
3 39 (5.79%) SaaS
4 36 (5.35%) Amazon EC2
5 34 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (2.53%) PaaS
7 13 (1.93%) IaaS
8 9 (1.34%) Amazon S3
8 9 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.45%) Heroku
10 3 (0.45%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.30%) Office 365
11 2 (0.30%) Sumo Logic
12 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 72 (10.70%) TCP/IP
2 57 (8.47%) Internet
3 43 (6.39%) DNS
3 43 (6.39%) Firewall
4 42 (6.24%) HTTP
5 14 (2.08%) WAN
6 12 (1.78%) Broadband
6 12 (1.78%) LTE
7 11 (1.63%) Wireshark
8 10 (1.49%) Wireless
9 7 (1.04%) IPv4
9 7 (1.04%) LDAP
9 7 (1.04%) Skype
10 6 (0.89%) DHCP
11 5 (0.74%) VPN
12 4 (0.59%) LAN
13 3 (0.45%) BGP
13 3 (0.45%) IPsec
13 3 (0.45%) SAN
14 2 (0.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (16.64%) MySQL
2 86 (12.78%) Big Data
3 57 (8.47%) Hadoop
4 56 (8.32%) SQL Server
5 53 (7.88%) MongoDB
6 50 (7.43%) NoSQL
7 31 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
7 31 (4.61%) Relational Database
8 24 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (2.23%) Apache Hive
9 15 (2.23%) RDBMS
10 14 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (1.78%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.19%) HBase
12 8 (1.19%) Redis
13 7 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (0.89%) DB2
14 6 (0.89%) Neo4j
14 6 (0.89%) Oracle Exadata
14 6 (0.89%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 90 (13.37%) Git (software)
2 79 (11.74%) Selenium
3 69 (10.25%) Subversion
4 46 (6.84%) Maven
5 45 (6.69%) Jenkins
5 45 (6.69%) JMeter
6 33 (4.90%) Visual Studio
7 32 (4.75%) LoadRunner
8 31 (4.61%) Gatling
9 26 (3.86%) TestNG
10 24 (3.57%) Cucumber
10 24 (3.57%) Metasploit
11 22 (3.27%) Ant
12 19 (2.82%) JIRA
13 16 (2.38%) JUnit
13 16 (2.38%) Vagrant
14 15 (2.23%) Gradle
15 13 (1.93%) HP UFT
16 12 (1.78%) Bitbucket
16 12 (1.78%) Burp Suite
General
1 96 (14.26%) Finance
2 59 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 25 (3.71%) Games
4 22 (3.27%) Marketing
5 19 (2.82%) Back Office
6 16 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.63%) Banking
8 10 (1.49%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.34%) Retail
10 5 (0.74%) Advertising
10 5 (0.74%) Electronics
10 5 (0.74%) Publishing
11 4 (0.59%) French Language
11 4 (0.59%) Military
12 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.30%) Automotive
13 2 (0.30%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.30%) German Language
13 2 (0.30%) Interactive Media
14 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 252 (37.44%) Developer
2 75 (11.14%) Java Developer
3 60 (8.92%) Tester
4 57 (8.47%) Software Engineer
5 51 (7.58%) JavaScript Developer
5 51 (7.58%) Senior Tester
6 47 (6.98%) Architect
7 46 (6.84%) DevOps Engineer
8 45 (6.69%) PHP Developer
9 41 (6.09%) Administrator
10 40 (5.94%) Analyst
11 36 (5.35%) Linux Engineer
11 36 (5.35%) Senior Developer
12 34 (5.05%) Automation Tester
13 32 (4.75%) Selenium Tester
14 31 (4.61%) Python Developer
15 29 (4.31%) Web Developer
16 28 (4.16%) Senior Automation Tester
17 26 (3.86%) Selenium Automation Tester
17 26 (3.86%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (21.99%) HTML
2 112 (16.64%) Web Services
3 106 (15.75%) CSS
4 100 (14.86%) .NET
5 62 (9.21%) Spring
6 59 (8.77%) AngularJS
7 57 (8.47%) ASP.NET
8 47 (6.98%) LAMP
8 47 (6.98%) RESTful
9 45 (6.69%) Ajax
9 45 (6.69%) REST
10 43 (6.39%) jQuery
11 42 (6.24%) HTML5
12 39 (5.79%) XML
13 35 (5.20%) Node.js
14 33 (4.90%) J2EE
14 33 (4.90%) JSON
15 27 (4.01%) JDBC
16 24 (3.57%) CSS3
17 23 (3.42%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (10.55%) Computer Science
2 30 (4.46%) Mathematics
3 29 (4.31%) Algorithms
4 28 (4.16%) Data Centre
4 28 (4.16%) Statistics
5 18 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 17 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
7 16 (2.38%) Enterprise Cloud
8 14 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.93%) Artificial Intelligence
10 11 (1.63%) User Experience
11 10 (1.49%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.49%) Physics
12 9 (1.34%) Replication
12 9 (1.34%) Virtual Team
13 7 (1.04%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.04%) Neural Network
13 7 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 355 (52.75%) Linux
2 105 (15.60%) Unix
3 90 (13.37%) Windows
4 28 (4.16%) CentOS
5 25 (3.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (2.67%) Ubuntu
7 15 (2.23%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.78%) Android
8 12 (1.78%) Kali Linux
8 12 (1.78%) VxWorks
9 11 (1.63%) Apple iOS
10 10 (1.49%) Debian
11 8 (1.19%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.45%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.30%) AIX
14 2 (0.30%) Fedora
14 2 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (18.87%) Software Engineering
3 114 (16.94%) TDD
4 111 (16.49%) Scrum
5 102 (15.16%) DevOps
6 78 (11.59%) Test Automation
7 76 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
8 72 (10.70%) OO
9 70 (10.40%) Cybersecurity
10 61 (9.06%) Configuration Management
10 61 (9.06%) Penetration Testing
11 58 (8.62%) SDLC
12 51 (7.58%) Kanban
13 50 (7.43%) Mentoring
14 48 (7.13%) Web Development
15 47 (6.98%) BDD
16 41 (6.09%) Functional Testing
16 41 (6.09%) Open Source Development
16 41 (6.09%) Performance Testing
17 39 (5.79%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 262 (38.93%) Java
1 262 (38.93%) Python
2 228 (33.88%) JavaScript
3 125 (18.57%) Perl
3 125 (18.57%) SQL
4 115 (17.09%) Ruby
5 110 (16.34%) PHP
6 100 (14.86%) Bash Shell
7 99 (14.71%) C
8 95 (14.12%) C++
9 62 (9.21%) C#
10 45 (6.69%) Go
11 42 (6.24%) VB
12 36 (5.35%) Shell Script
13 28 (4.16%) Scala
14 25 (3.71%) VBScript
15 24 (3.57%) R
16 22 (3.27%) T-SQL
17 17 (2.53%) PowerShell
18 11 (1.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 115 (17.09%) Degree
2 109 (16.20%) Security Cleared
3 55 (8.17%) DV Cleared
4 44 (6.54%) ISEB
5 38 (5.65%) SC Cleared
6 26 (3.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 15 (2.23%) CISSP
8 14 (2.08%) ISTQB
9 13 (1.93%) CREST Certified
9 13 (1.93%) GPEN
9 13 (1.93%) OSCP
10 12 (1.78%) CEH
11 7 (1.04%) PhD
12 5 (0.74%) RHCE
12 5 (0.74%) RHCSA
12 5 (0.74%) SANS
13 4 (0.59%) CCNP
13 4 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.59%) GIAC
13 4 (0.59%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (10.55%) QA
2 14 (2.08%) SLA
3 13 (1.93%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.30%) SDET
5 2 (0.30%) SSAE 16
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
System Software
1 72 (10.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (5.79%) Docker
3 18 (2.67%) GlusterFS
3 18 (2.67%) Hyper-V
3 18 (2.67%) Varnish
4 15 (2.23%) VMware ESX
5 10 (1.49%) Apache Flume
5 10 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (1.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 9 (1.34%) HDFS
7 7 (1.04%) KVM
7 7 (1.04%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.89%) Kamailio
8 6 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.74%) Active Directory
10 3 (0.45%) vCloud
11 2 (0.30%) GeoWebCache
12 1 (0.15%) Squid
12 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 67 (9.96%) Opscode Chef
2 65 (9.66%) Puppet
3 28 (4.16%) Nagios
4 24 (3.57%) Nessus
4 24 (3.57%) Nmap
5 19 (2.82%) Cacti
5 19 (2.82%) yum
6 18 (2.67%) Ganglia
6 18 (2.67%) OpenView
6 18 (2.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 16 (2.38%) Ansible
8 11 (1.63%) Hadoop YARN
9 9 (1.34%) logstash
9 9 (1.34%) StatsD
10 8 (1.19%) Kibana
11 5 (0.74%) Ambari
12 3 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
13 2 (0.30%) Oozie
13 2 (0.30%) Salt
13 2 (0.30%) WMI
Vendors
1 83 (12.33%) VMware
2 56 (8.32%) Microsoft
3 47 (6.98%) Oracle
4 28 (4.16%) IBM
5 23 (3.42%) Splunk
6 21 (3.12%) Cisco
6 21 (3.12%) Hortonworks
6 21 (3.12%) Red Hat
7 18 (2.67%) BMC
8 16 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (2.08%) Juniper
10 11 (1.63%) Cloudera
10 11 (1.63%) SAP
11 9 (1.34%) Zend
12 8 (1.19%) HP
12 8 (1.19%) Sophos
13 6 (0.89%) Sage
13 6 (0.89%) SolarWinds
13 6 (0.89%) Talend
13 6 (0.89%) Teradata
Guildford, Surrey
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + shares + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + extensive benefits - listed in ad
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £50k + potential equity stake
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £33,000 per annum + Excellent Bens and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 11 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Team Jobs
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary, range of exceptional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Guru Careers
Salary: 30000 Per Annum DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Woking
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + 10% Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago