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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 173 170 154
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 342 376 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.86% 1.81% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.11% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 283 286 366
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,658 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +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
15864 17810 18887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.15% 85.53% 83.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13336 14404 14877
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 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 July 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 July 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
Hampshire +31 85 £37,000 -20.00% 12
Berkshire -7 85 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Oxfordshire +9 61 £54,000 -1.81% 10
Surrey 0 55 £52,500 -8.69% 11
Buckinghamshire -12 19 £45,000 -5.26% 4
East Sussex -9 12 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Kent +8 9 £35,000 -26.31%
West Sussex -5 6 £40,000 -50.00% 1
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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

1 380 (51.56%) Linux
2 304 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
3 292 (39.62%) JavaScript
4 275 (37.31%) Python
5 263 (35.69%) Java
6 183 (24.83%) HTML
7 153 (20.76%) Software Engineering
8 136 (18.45%) SQL
9 134 (18.18%) CSS
10 132 (17.91%) MySQL
10 132 (17.91%) Ruby
11 125 (16.96%) Windows
12 123 (16.69%) Web Services
12 123 (16.69%) Degree
13 120 (16.28%) PHP
14 119 (16.15%) Perl
14 119 (16.15%) DevOps
15 117 (15.88%) TDD
16 110 (14.93%) Big Data
17 107 (14.52%) Bash Shell
18 105 (14.25%) OO
19 104 (14.11%) Apache
20 102 (13.84%) C++
20 102 (13.84%) Scrum
21 98 (13.30%) VMware
21 98 (13.30%) Git (software)
22 96 (13.03%) Finance
23 95 (12.89%) Amazon AWS
24 94 (12.75%) Computer Science
25 90 (12.21%) .NET

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
1 104 (14.11%) Apache
2 44 (5.97%) nginx
3 41 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 40 (5.43%) CMS
5 39 (5.29%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (3.80%) Apache Spark
7 26 (3.53%) Drupal
8 19 (2.58%) IIS
9 16 (2.17%) OpenStack
10 14 (1.90%) Apache Pig
10 14 (1.90%) Eucalyptus
10 14 (1.90%) WebSphere
11 13 (1.76%) Jetty
11 13 (1.76%) WebLogic
12 10 (1.36%) JBoss
13 9 (1.22%) WordPress
14 8 (1.09%) Apache Solr
14 8 (1.09%) GeoServer
14 8 (1.09%) Oracle Spatial
15 7 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 30 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.95%) MS Office
2 7 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.68%) Magento
3 3 (0.41%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 95 (12.89%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (7.60%) SaaS
3 42 (5.70%) GitHub
4 26 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (2.85%) PaaS
7 11 (1.49%) Amazon S3
7 11 (1.49%) IaaS
8 5 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.14%) Office 365
10 1 (0.14%) Route 53
10 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 65 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 56 (7.60%) Internet
3 47 (6.38%) Firewall
4 46 (6.24%) DNS
5 41 (5.56%) HTTP
6 29 (3.93%) WAN
7 16 (2.17%) LAN
8 14 (1.90%) Wireshark
9 11 (1.49%) IPv4
10 10 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (1.22%) LDAP
12 7 (0.95%) DHCP
13 6 (0.81%) SAN
13 6 (0.81%) Wireless
14 5 (0.68%) Skype
14 5 (0.68%) VLAN
14 5 (0.68%) VPN
15 4 (0.54%) IPsec
16 3 (0.41%) BGP
16 3 (0.41%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (17.91%) MySQL
2 110 (14.93%) Big Data
3 80 (10.85%) MongoDB
4 65 (8.82%) NoSQL
5 55 (7.46%) SQL Server
6 52 (7.06%) Hadoop
6 52 (7.06%) Relational Database
7 39 (5.29%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 22 (2.99%) RDBMS
10 14 (1.90%) Apache Hive
10 14 (1.90%) Redis
11 12 (1.63%) Data Mining
12 10 (1.36%) Riak
13 9 (1.22%) GIS
14 8 (1.09%) MariaDB
14 8 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.95%) DB2
16 4 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 98 (13.30%) Git (software)
2 67 (9.09%) Selenium
3 64 (8.68%) Subversion
4 57 (7.73%) Jenkins
5 53 (7.19%) Maven
6 36 (4.88%) JMeter
7 25 (3.39%) JIRA
7 25 (3.39%) LoadRunner
7 25 (3.39%) Vagrant
7 25 (3.39%) Visual Studio
8 23 (3.12%) Ant
8 23 (3.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 23 (3.12%) Gatling
9 20 (2.71%) TestNG
10 19 (2.58%) Bitbucket
11 17 (2.31%) PHPUnit
12 15 (2.04%) Cucumber
12 15 (2.04%) Gradle
13 14 (1.90%) Bugzilla
13 14 (1.90%) Trac
General
1 96 (13.03%) Finance
2 43 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 35 (4.75%) Marketing
4 16 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.76%) Banking
6 12 (1.63%) Electronics
6 12 (1.63%) Games
7 11 (1.49%) Law
8 10 (1.36%) Advertising
8 10 (1.36%) Back Office
9 9 (1.22%) Retail
10 6 (0.81%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.68%) Local Government
11 5 (0.68%) Military
11 5 (0.68%) Publishing
12 3 (0.41%) Automotive
12 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.41%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.27%) French Language
13 2 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 284 (38.53%) Developer
2 87 (11.80%) Java Developer
3 77 (10.45%) Software Engineer
4 71 (9.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 60 (8.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 48 (6.51%) Architect
7 41 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 40 (5.43%) Linux Engineer
9 38 (5.16%) Web Developer
10 37 (5.02%) Administrator
10 37 (5.02%) Python Developer
10 37 (5.02%) Tester
11 34 (4.61%) PHP Developer
12 29 (3.93%) Operations Engineer
13 28 (3.80%) Analyst
13 28 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
13 28 (3.80%) Senior Tester
14 27 (3.66%) Automation Tester
15 26 (3.53%) Software Developer
16 25 (3.39%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (24.83%) HTML
2 134 (18.18%) CSS
3 123 (16.69%) Web Services
4 90 (12.21%) .NET
5 86 (11.67%) AngularJS
6 67 (9.09%) LAMP
6 67 (9.09%) Spring
7 64 (8.68%) HTML5
8 61 (8.28%) Node.js
9 59 (8.01%) jQuery
10 56 (7.60%) REST
11 55 (7.46%) RESTful
12 53 (7.19%) XML
13 42 (5.70%) ASP.NET
14 40 (5.43%) JSON
15 38 (5.16%) J2EE
16 35 (4.75%) CSS3
17 34 (4.61%) Middleware
18 33 (4.48%) Ajax
18 33 (4.48%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 94 (12.75%) Computer Science
2 33 (4.48%) Mathematics
3 29 (3.93%) Data Centre
3 29 (3.93%) User Experience
4 27 (3.66%) Algorithms
4 27 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 23 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (2.71%) Mobile App
7 19 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (2.04%) Hedge funds
9 14 (1.90%) Statistics
10 13 (1.76%) Artificial Intelligence
11 12 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (1.63%) Replication
11 12 (1.63%) Social Media
11 12 (1.63%) Virtual Team
12 11 (1.49%) Physics
13 9 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
13 9 (1.22%) Enterprise Cloud
13 9 (1.22%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 380 (51.56%) Linux
2 125 (16.96%) Windows
3 75 (10.18%) Unix
4 32 (4.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (3.80%) CentOS
6 20 (2.71%) Windows Server
7 18 (2.44%) Apple iOS
8 17 (2.31%) Ubuntu
9 16 (2.17%) Android
10 9 (1.22%) Debian
10 9 (1.22%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.95%) Kali Linux
12 6 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.41%) AIX
14 3 (0.41%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.41%) VxWorks
14 3 (0.41%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (20.76%) Software Engineering
3 119 (16.15%) DevOps
4 117 (15.88%) TDD
5 105 (14.25%) OO
6 102 (13.84%) Scrum
7 79 (10.72%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (8.41%) MVC
9 61 (8.28%) Web Development
10 59 (8.01%) SDLC
11 57 (7.73%) Mentoring
12 56 (7.60%) Test Automation
13 55 (7.46%) Configuration Management
14 48 (6.51%) Continuous Improvement
15 46 (6.24%) BDD
15 46 (6.24%) Cybersecurity
16 44 (5.97%) OOP
17 43 (5.83%) SOA
18 41 (5.56%) Automated Testing
19 39 (5.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 292 (39.62%) JavaScript
2 275 (37.31%) Python
3 263 (35.69%) Java
4 136 (18.45%) SQL
5 132 (17.91%) Ruby
6 120 (16.28%) PHP
7 119 (16.15%) Perl
8 107 (14.52%) Bash Shell
9 102 (13.84%) C++
10 67 (9.09%) C#
11 54 (7.33%) C
12 44 (5.97%) Shell Script
13 30 (4.07%) VB
14 29 (3.93%) Scala
15 25 (3.39%) R
16 20 (2.71%) VBScript
17 18 (2.44%) PowerShell
18 16 (2.17%) Go
19 13 (1.76%) T-SQL
20 11 (1.49%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 123 (16.69%) Degree
2 86 (11.67%) Security Cleared
3 39 (5.29%) SC Cleared
4 34 (4.61%) ISEB
5 19 (2.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (2.17%) CCNP
8 14 (1.90%) DV Cleared
9 12 (1.63%) CISSP
10 11 (1.49%) CCIE
10 11 (1.49%) ISTQB
11 9 (1.22%) CCNA
12 8 (1.09%) PhD
13 7 (0.95%) CEH
13 7 (0.95%) GCIA
13 7 (0.95%) GCIH
13 7 (0.95%) RHCE
13 7 (0.95%) RHCSA
13 7 (0.95%) SSCP
14 6 (0.81%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (8.28%) QA
2 13 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.49%) SLA
4 8 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.27%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.27%) SDET
6 1 (0.14%) COBIT
6 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
System Software
1 86 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (7.06%) Docker
3 19 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.17%) HDFS
5 14 (1.90%) GlusterFS
5 14 (1.90%) Varnish
6 12 (1.63%) VMware ESX
7 11 (1.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 11 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (1.36%) KVM
8 10 (1.36%) VirtualBox
9 8 (1.09%) GeoWebCache
10 6 (0.81%) Active Directory
11 4 (0.54%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.14%) NFS
13 1 (0.14%) Postfix
13 1 (0.14%) Snort
13 1 (0.14%) Squid
13 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 84 (11.40%) Opscode Chef
2 83 (11.26%) Puppet
3 32 (4.34%) Nagios
4 22 (2.99%) Ansible
5 15 (2.04%) Cacti
5 15 (2.04%) Hadoop YARN
6 14 (1.90%) Ganglia
6 14 (1.90%) OpenView
6 14 (1.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 14 (1.90%) yum
7 11 (1.49%) Ambari
7 11 (1.49%) Kibana
8 10 (1.36%) Nessus
8 10 (1.36%) Nmap
8 10 (1.36%) StatsD
9 9 (1.22%) logstash
10 3 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.41%) Oozie
11 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 98 (13.30%) VMware
2 59 (8.01%) Microsoft
3 53 (7.19%) Oracle
4 29 (3.93%) IBM
5 27 (3.66%) Cisco
6 24 (3.26%) Red Hat
7 17 (2.31%) SAP
8 15 (2.04%) Splunk
9 14 (1.90%) BMC
10 13 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (1.76%) Zend
11 11 (1.49%) Cloudera
11 11 (1.49%) Sophos
12 10 (1.36%) CheckPoint
12 10 (1.36%) Dell
12 10 (1.36%) Fortinet
12 10 (1.36%) Hortonworks
13 9 (1.22%) HP
13 9 (1.22%) Juniper
14 6 (0.81%) Cognizant
Guildford, Surrey
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + best working environment in Surrey
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £54,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits (free gym, healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £58 000 - £75 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £58 000 - £75 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Staines or Leicester
Centrica
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £33,000 per annum Plus bonus and excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Centrica
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago