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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 165 169 147
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 351 382 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.95% 1.83% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.14% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 292 298 357
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £66,750 £70,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
15473 17854 18754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.94% 85.55% 83.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12975 14592 14497
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -2 98 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Hampshire +30 82 £37,000 -22.10% 9
Oxfordshire +19 67 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Surrey +14 57 £52,500 - 8
Buckinghamshire -20 16 £45,000 - 4
Kent +19 9 £35,000 -26.31%
East Sussex -10 9 £45,000 +2.85%
West Sussex +4 3 £42,500 +41.66%
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 358 (51.00%) Linux
2 290 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
3 272 (38.75%) Java
4 266 (37.89%) Python
5 260 (37.04%) JavaScript
6 168 (23.93%) HTML
7 143 (20.37%) Software Engineering
8 129 (18.38%) SQL
9 127 (18.09%) MySQL
10 126 (17.95%) Perl
11 120 (17.09%) Web Services
12 118 (16.81%) Ruby
12 118 (16.81%) DevOps
13 117 (16.67%) TDD
13 117 (16.67%) PHP
14 116 (16.52%) Degree
15 115 (16.38%) CSS
15 115 (16.38%) Scrum
16 111 (15.81%) Bash Shell
17 105 (14.96%) .NET
18 103 (14.67%) Windows
19 101 (14.39%) Finance
20 98 (13.96%) C++
21 97 (13.82%) Apache
22 96 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
22 96 (13.68%) Git (software)
23 93 (13.25%) Security Cleared
23 93 (13.25%) Big Data
24 91 (12.96%) VMware
25 82 (11.68%) Computer Science

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 97 (13.82%) Apache
2 47 (6.70%) CMS
3 46 (6.55%) nginx
4 38 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
4 38 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 34 (4.84%) Drupal
6 31 (4.42%) Apache Spark
7 19 (2.71%) IIS
8 18 (2.56%) OpenStack
9 17 (2.42%) Eucalyptus
9 17 (2.42%) WebSphere
10 15 (2.14%) Jetty
10 15 (2.14%) WebLogic
11 14 (1.99%) Apache Pig
12 13 (1.85%) WordPress
13 12 (1.71%) JBoss
14 9 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
15 7 (1.00%) Apache Solr
15 7 (1.00%) SharePoint
16 6 (0.85%) MQSeries
Applications
1 31 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.14%) MS Office
3 6 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.43%) Magento
3 3 (0.43%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 96 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (7.55%) GitHub
3 52 (7.41%) SaaS
4 32 (4.56%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (3.28%) PaaS
7 15 (2.14%) IaaS
8 11 (1.57%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.28%) Heroku
11 2 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (10.40%) TCP/IP
2 61 (8.69%) Internet
3 50 (7.12%) Firewall
4 47 (6.70%) DNS
5 44 (6.27%) HTTP
6 24 (3.42%) WAN
7 14 (1.99%) Wireshark
8 11 (1.57%) IPv4
8 11 (1.57%) LAN
9 9 (1.28%) Wireless
10 8 (1.14%) LDAP
11 7 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (1.00%) DHCP
12 5 (0.71%) Broadband
12 5 (0.71%) LTE
12 5 (0.71%) Skype
12 5 (0.71%) VPN
13 4 (0.57%) IPsec
13 4 (0.57%) SAN
14 3 (0.43%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (18.09%) MySQL
2 93 (13.25%) Big Data
3 66 (9.40%) MongoDB
4 52 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 52 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 51 (7.26%) Hadoop
6 40 (5.70%) PostgreSQL
7 36 (5.13%) Relational Database
8 25 (3.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (2.28%) RDBMS
10 14 (1.99%) Apache Hive
11 13 (1.85%) Redis
12 11 (1.57%) Data Mining
13 10 (1.42%) Riak
14 8 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.14%) GIS
15 7 (1.00%) DB2
15 7 (1.00%) MariaDB
15 7 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (0.85%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 96 (13.68%) Git (software)
2 79 (11.25%) Selenium
3 73 (10.40%) Subversion
4 53 (7.55%) Jenkins
5 51 (7.26%) Maven
6 46 (6.55%) JMeter
7 32 (4.56%) LoadRunner
7 32 (4.56%) Visual Studio
8 30 (4.27%) Gatling
9 26 (3.70%) JIRA
10 25 (3.56%) TestNG
11 23 (3.28%) Ant
12 21 (2.99%) Vagrant
13 20 (2.85%) Cucumber
14 16 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 16 (2.28%) Bitbucket
14 16 (2.28%) Metasploit
15 15 (2.14%) Gradle
16 13 (1.85%) JUnit
16 13 (1.85%) Trac
General
1 101 (14.39%) Finance
2 46 (6.55%) Telecoms
3 27 (3.85%) Marketing
4 20 (2.85%) Games
5 17 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.14%) Back Office
7 12 (1.71%) Banking
8 11 (1.57%) Aerospace
9 10 (1.42%) Retail
10 8 (1.14%) Advertising
10 8 (1.14%) Electronics
11 7 (1.00%) Law
12 4 (0.57%) Military
12 4 (0.57%) Publishing
13 3 (0.43%) Automotive
13 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.28%) French Language
14 2 (0.28%) German Language
14 2 (0.28%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 258 (36.75%) Developer
2 80 (11.40%) Java Developer
3 69 (9.83%) Software Engineer
4 56 (7.98%) DevOps Engineer
4 56 (7.98%) JavaScript Developer
5 52 (7.41%) Tester
6 42 (5.98%) Linux Engineer
6 42 (5.98%) PHP Developer
6 42 (5.98%) Senior Tester
7 40 (5.70%) Architect
8 39 (5.56%) Administrator
9 35 (4.99%) Senior Developer
10 34 (4.84%) Automation Tester
11 33 (4.70%) Analyst
11 33 (4.70%) Web Developer
12 32 (4.56%) Python Developer
13 31 (4.42%) Selenium Tester
14 28 (3.99%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 28 (3.99%) Systems Engineer
15 27 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (23.93%) HTML
2 120 (17.09%) Web Services
3 115 (16.38%) CSS
4 105 (14.96%) .NET
5 72 (10.26%) AngularJS
6 65 (9.26%) Spring
7 60 (8.55%) LAMP
8 56 (7.98%) ASP.NET
9 52 (7.41%) HTML5
9 52 (7.41%) REST
10 51 (7.26%) jQuery
11 50 (7.12%) RESTful
12 44 (6.27%) XML
13 41 (5.84%) Ajax
14 40 (5.70%) Node.js
15 37 (5.27%) JSON
16 34 (4.84%) J2EE
17 32 (4.56%) JDBC
18 30 (4.27%) Middleware
19 27 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 82 (11.68%) Computer Science
2 30 (4.27%) Mathematics
3 28 (3.99%) Algorithms
3 28 (3.99%) Data Centre
4 19 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 16 (2.28%) Statistics
7 15 (2.14%) User Experience
8 14 (1.99%) Cyberthreat
8 14 (1.99%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
10 12 (1.71%) Artificial Intelligence
10 12 (1.71%) Replication
10 12 (1.71%) Virtual Team
11 10 (1.42%) Physics
12 9 (1.28%) PKI
12 9 (1.28%) Social Media
13 7 (1.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 358 (51.00%) Linux
2 103 (14.67%) Windows
3 77 (10.97%) Unix
4 30 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (4.13%) CentOS
6 20 (2.85%) Ubuntu
7 19 (2.71%) Windows Server
8 14 (1.99%) Apple iOS
9 12 (1.71%) Android
10 11 (1.57%) Kali Linux
11 10 (1.42%) Debian
12 9 (1.28%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.71%) VxWorks
14 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.43%) AIX
15 3 (0.43%) FreeBSD
16 2 (0.28%) Fedora
16 2 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (20.37%) Software Engineering
3 118 (16.81%) DevOps
4 117 (16.67%) TDD
5 115 (16.38%) Scrum
6 77 (10.97%) Continuous Integration
6 77 (10.97%) OO
7 76 (10.83%) Test Automation
8 67 (9.54%) SDLC
9 63 (8.97%) Configuration Management
10 56 (7.98%) Mentoring
11 54 (7.69%) Web Development
12 51 (7.26%) Cybersecurity
13 50 (7.12%) Kanban
14 49 (6.98%) BDD
15 46 (6.55%) MVC
16 44 (6.27%) Continuous Improvement
16 44 (6.27%) Functional Testing
17 41 (5.84%) Automated Testing
18 40 (5.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 272 (38.75%) Java
2 266 (37.89%) Python
3 260 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 129 (18.38%) SQL
5 126 (17.95%) Perl
6 118 (16.81%) Ruby
7 117 (16.67%) PHP
8 111 (15.81%) Bash Shell
9 98 (13.96%) C++
10 73 (10.40%) C
11 68 (9.69%) C#
12 42 (5.98%) Shell Script
13 40 (5.70%) VB
14 27 (3.85%) Go
15 26 (3.70%) Scala
16 25 (3.56%) R
17 24 (3.42%) VBScript
18 17 (2.42%) T-SQL
19 16 (2.28%) PowerShell
20 10 (1.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 116 (16.52%) Degree
2 93 (13.25%) Security Cleared
3 42 (5.98%) ISEB
4 40 (5.70%) SC Cleared
5 26 (3.70%) DV Cleared
6 25 (3.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 15 (2.14%) CISSP
8 13 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (1.85%) ISTQB
9 12 (1.71%) CCNP
10 11 (1.57%) CEH
11 10 (1.42%) CREST Certified
11 10 (1.42%) GPEN
11 10 (1.42%) OSCP
12 8 (1.14%) CCIE
12 8 (1.14%) CCNA
13 7 (1.00%) GCIA
13 7 (1.00%) GCIH
13 7 (1.00%) PhD
13 7 (1.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (10.26%) QA
2 16 (2.28%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.42%) SLA
4 8 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.28%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.28%) SDET
6 1 (0.14%) COBIT
6 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
System Software
1 81 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (7.12%) Docker
3 17 (2.42%) GlusterFS
3 17 (2.42%) Varnish
4 15 (2.14%) HDFS
4 15 (2.14%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.14%) VMware ESX
5 13 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 11 (1.57%) KVM
6 11 (1.57%) VirtualBox
7 10 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.85%) Active Directory
8 6 (0.85%) GeoWebCache
9 4 (0.57%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.57%) Kamailio
10 2 (0.28%) vCloud
10 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.14%) Snort
11 1 (0.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 81 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 76 (10.83%) Puppet
3 32 (4.56%) Nagios
4 23 (3.28%) Ansible
5 19 (2.71%) yum
6 18 (2.56%) Cacti
7 17 (2.42%) Ganglia
7 17 (2.42%) OpenView
7 17 (2.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 16 (2.28%) Hadoop YARN
8 16 (2.28%) Nessus
8 16 (2.28%) Nmap
9 12 (1.71%) Kibana
10 11 (1.57%) Ambari
11 10 (1.42%) StatsD
12 8 (1.14%) logstash
13 3 (0.43%) Failover Clustering
13 3 (0.43%) Oozie
14 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
14 2 (0.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 91 (12.96%) VMware
2 56 (7.98%) Microsoft
3 44 (6.27%) Oracle
4 32 (4.56%) IBM
5 26 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 23 (3.28%) Cisco
7 20 (2.85%) Splunk
8 17 (2.42%) BMC
9 14 (1.99%) SAP
10 13 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (1.85%) Zend
11 11 (1.57%) Cloudera
12 10 (1.42%) Hortonworks
12 10 (1.42%) Sophos
13 8 (1.14%) HP
13 8 (1.14%) Juniper
14 7 (1.00%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.00%) Dell
14 7 (1.00%) Fortinet
15 6 (0.85%) Cognizant
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £33,000 per annum + Excellent Bens and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £60,000 OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Woking
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
London, Manchester, Leeds, Reading, Bristol
Network Compucare
Salary: £70,000 - £110,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £37,000 per annum plus £15-19,000 OTE UNCAPPED PLUS BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Network Compucare
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £80000 - £120000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 9 days ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago