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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
England / South East
Rank 135 153 144
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 342 413 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.30% 2.15% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 2.48% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 285 332 334
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +5.55%

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
12739 16628 17333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.69% 86.48% 84.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10400 14018 13919
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,898 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +69 112 £50,000 -20.00% 15
Hampshire +6 51 £40,000 -15.78% 10
Surrey +3 45 £55,000 -12.00% 6
Oxfordshire -3 44 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Buckinghamshire -18 33 £47,000 -1.05% 2
East Sussex +12 20 £41,250 -25.00% 3
Kent +23 19 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex +23 14 £60,000 +41.17% 3
Sussex - 1 £62,500 -
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 342 (52.21%) Linux
2 285 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
3 252 (38.47%) Java
4 209 (31.91%) Python
5 191 (29.16%) JavaScript
6 127 (19.39%) HTML
7 116 (17.71%) Unix
8 114 (17.40%) Software Engineering
9 113 (17.25%) SQL
10 107 (16.34%) Security Cleared
11 104 (15.88%) PHP
12 100 (15.27%) Scrum
13 97 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
14 95 (14.50%) CSS
15 93 (14.20%) TDD
16 90 (13.74%) Degree
17 85 (12.98%) C
17 85 (12.98%) DevOps
18 84 (12.82%) Bash Shell
18 84 (12.82%) MySQL
19 79 (12.06%) OO
19 79 (12.06%) Git (software)
19 79 (12.06%) Big Data
20 76 (11.60%) Telecoms
21 75 (11.45%) Finance
22 74 (11.30%) Cybersecurity
23 73 (11.15%) NoSQL
23 73 (11.15%) DV Cleared
23 73 (11.15%) Ruby
24 69 (10.53%) Web Services

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 68 (10.38%) Apache
2 32 (4.89%) CMS
2 32 (4.89%) nginx
3 31 (4.73%) Tomcat
4 26 (3.97%) Apache Spark
4 26 (3.97%) Drupal
5 17 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (2.60%) JBoss
6 12 (1.83%) Eucalyptus
7 11 (1.68%) Jetty
7 11 (1.68%) WordPress
8 10 (1.53%) Apache Pig
8 10 (1.53%) Confluence
8 10 (1.53%) OpenStack
8 10 (1.53%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.37%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.22%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.76%) IIS
12 4 (0.61%) ArcGIS
12 4 (0.61%) concrete5
Applications
1 36 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.07%) MS Office
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.61%) Magento
3 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 97 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (9.77%) GitHub
3 45 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.83%) IaaS
6 10 (1.53%) SaaS
7 9 (1.37%) PaaS
8 8 (1.22%) Google Analytics
8 8 (1.22%) Sumo Logic
9 5 (0.76%) Office 365
10 3 (0.46%) Heroku
10 3 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.31%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 57 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 43 (6.56%) HTTP
3 33 (5.04%) Firewall
4 27 (4.12%) DNS
4 27 (4.12%) WAN
5 26 (3.97%) Internet
6 22 (3.36%) Wireshark
7 19 (2.90%) VoIP
8 13 (1.98%) Broadband
8 13 (1.98%) RTP
9 12 (1.83%) LTE
10 8 (1.22%) VPN
11 7 (1.07%) DHCP
12 6 (0.92%) Asterisk PBX
12 6 (0.92%) IPv4
12 6 (0.92%) LAN
12 6 (0.92%) Network Security
12 6 (0.92%) SAN
12 6 (0.92%) VoLTE
12 6 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (12.82%) MySQL
2 79 (12.06%) Big Data
3 73 (11.15%) NoSQL
4 69 (10.53%) Hadoop
5 51 (7.79%) SQL Server
6 49 (7.48%) MongoDB
7 39 (5.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (1.98%) Pentaho
11 12 (1.83%) Apache Hive
11 12 (1.83%) Redis
12 11 (1.68%) Neo4j
13 10 (1.53%) Relational Database
14 9 (1.37%) Data Mining
14 9 (1.37%) Oracle Database
15 8 (1.22%) Data Lake
16 7 (1.07%) HBase
16 7 (1.07%) Oracle Exadata
16 7 (1.07%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 79 (12.06%) Git (software)
2 58 (8.85%) Selenium
3 55 (8.40%) Subversion
4 54 (8.24%) Jenkins
5 42 (6.41%) Maven
6 41 (6.26%) JIRA
7 33 (5.04%) JUnit
8 23 (3.51%) JMeter
9 22 (3.36%) Ant
9 22 (3.36%) Cucumber
10 19 (2.90%) Metasploit
11 17 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (2.29%) Talend Open Studio
13 14 (2.14%) LoadRunner
13 14 (2.14%) Visual Studio
14 13 (1.98%) Bugzilla
15 10 (1.53%) Gatling
15 10 (1.53%) Gradle
15 10 (1.53%) TestNG
16 9 (1.37%) Trac
General
1 76 (11.60%) Telecoms
2 75 (11.45%) Finance
3 24 (3.66%) Marketing
4 14 (2.14%) Games
5 13 (1.98%) Banking
6 12 (1.83%) Back Office
7 9 (1.37%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.07%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.92%) Publishing
9 6 (0.92%) Retail
10 5 (0.76%) Legal
11 4 (0.61%) French Language
12 2 (0.31%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.31%) Electronics
12 2 (0.31%) Military
12 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) German Language
13 1 (0.15%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 251 (38.32%) Developer
2 57 (8.70%) Architect
3 55 (8.40%) Java Developer
3 55 (8.40%) Software Engineer
4 50 (7.63%) PHP Developer
5 41 (6.26%) Analyst
6 37 (5.65%) Administrator
7 34 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
7 34 (5.19%) Senior Developer
8 33 (5.04%) Tester
9 32 (4.89%) Linux Engineer
10 31 (4.73%) Senior Tester
11 30 (4.58%) JavaScript Developer
12 27 (4.12%) Software Developer
12 27 (4.12%) Test Engineer
13 26 (3.97%) Junior
14 22 (3.36%) Systems Administrator
15 21 (3.21%) Python Developer
16 19 (2.90%) Junior Developer
16 19 (2.90%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (19.39%) HTML
2 95 (14.50%) CSS
3 69 (10.53%) .NET
3 69 (10.53%) Web Services
4 63 (9.62%) Spring
5 62 (9.47%) Node.js
6 57 (8.70%) XML
7 56 (8.55%) AngularJS
8 44 (6.72%) JSON
9 41 (6.26%) HTML5
10 35 (5.34%) LAMP
11 34 (5.19%) jQuery
11 34 (5.19%) REST
12 32 (4.89%) Ajax
13 31 (4.73%) ASP.NET
14 28 (4.27%) J2EE
15 27 (4.12%) RESTful
16 25 (3.82%) JMS
16 25 (3.82%) SOAP
17 24 (3.66%) React
Miscellaneous
1 65 (9.92%) Computer Science
2 28 (4.27%) Data Centre
3 26 (3.97%) Mathematics
4 23 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.21%) Statistics
6 20 (3.05%) Mobile App
7 18 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (2.14%) User Experience
9 12 (1.83%) Blog
9 12 (1.83%) Enterprise Cloud
10 10 (1.53%) Cyberthreat
11 8 (1.22%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.22%) Physics
11 8 (1.22%) Security Operations Centre
11 8 (1.22%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (1.07%) Grid Computing
13 6 (0.92%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.92%) PKI
14 5 (0.76%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 342 (52.21%) Linux
2 116 (17.71%) Unix
3 67 (10.23%) Windows
4 52 (7.94%) CentOS
5 35 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (3.97%) Ubuntu
7 22 (3.36%) Debian
8 19 (2.90%) Android
9 18 (2.75%) Apple iOS
10 12 (1.83%) VxWorks
11 10 (1.53%) Windows Server
12 9 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (1.07%) Kali Linux
13 7 (1.07%) Windows 10
13 7 (1.07%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.92%) Solaris
14 6 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.61%) SUSE
16 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (17.40%) Software Engineering
3 100 (15.27%) Scrum
4 93 (14.20%) TDD
5 85 (12.98%) DevOps
6 79 (12.06%) OO
7 74 (11.30%) Cybersecurity
8 67 (10.23%) Penetration Testing
9 53 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (7.79%) BDD
10 51 (7.79%) MVC
11 44 (6.72%) Microservices
11 44 (6.72%) Test Automation
12 42 (6.41%) SDLC
13 41 (6.26%) Configuration Management
14 40 (6.11%) Mentoring
14 40 (6.11%) Software Testing
15 38 (5.80%) Kanban
15 38 (5.80%) Open Source Development
16 35 (5.34%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 252 (38.47%) Java
2 209 (31.91%) Python
3 191 (29.16%) JavaScript
4 113 (17.25%) SQL
5 104 (15.88%) PHP
6 85 (12.98%) C
7 84 (12.82%) Bash Shell
8 73 (11.15%) Ruby
9 69 (10.53%) Perl
10 65 (9.92%) C++
11 46 (7.02%) Go
12 39 (5.95%) C#
13 30 (4.58%) VB
14 26 (3.97%) Scala
15 24 (3.66%) PowerShell
16 20 (3.05%) Lua
17 17 (2.60%) VBScript
18 14 (2.14%) T-SQL
19 13 (1.98%) PL/SQL
19 13 (1.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 107 (16.34%) Security Cleared
2 90 (13.74%) Degree
3 73 (11.15%) DV Cleared
4 36 (5.50%) SC Cleared
5 26 (3.97%) ISEB
5 26 (3.97%) ISTQB
6 15 (2.29%) CREST Certified
6 15 (2.29%) GPEN
6 15 (2.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 15 (2.29%) OSCP
7 11 (1.68%) CEH
7 11 (1.68%) SANS
8 8 (1.22%) CISSP
8 8 (1.22%) GCFA
8 8 (1.22%) GIAC
9 5 (0.76%) GCIA
10 4 (0.61%) GCIH
10 4 (0.61%) MBA
11 2 (0.31%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.31%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (8.24%) QA
2 14 (2.14%) SLA
3 9 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.22%) SSAE 16
5 4 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.15%) SDET
System Software
1 48 (7.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (4.58%) Hyper-V
3 25 (3.82%) Kamailio
4 24 (3.66%) Docker
5 17 (2.60%) Varnish
6 12 (1.83%) Active Directory
6 12 (1.83%) GlusterFS
7 11 (1.68%) KVM
8 9 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 8 (1.22%) Apache Flume
9 8 (1.22%) VirtualBox
10 7 (1.07%) HDFS
10 7 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.76%) VMware ESX
11 5 (0.76%) Xen
12 3 (0.46%) vCloud
13 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 59 (9.01%) Puppet
2 47 (7.18%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (4.12%) Ansible
4 25 (3.82%) Nagios
5 19 (2.90%) Nessus
5 19 (2.90%) Nmap
6 18 (2.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 12 (1.83%) Cacti
7 12 (1.83%) Ganglia
7 12 (1.83%) OpenView
8 10 (1.53%) Hadoop YARN
9 9 (1.37%) Salt
9 9 (1.37%) yum
10 8 (1.22%) logstash
10 8 (1.22%) WMI
11 7 (1.07%) SCCM
12 6 (0.92%) Ambari
12 6 (0.92%) Kibana
12 6 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (0.76%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 59 (9.01%) Microsoft
2 55 (8.40%) VMware
3 53 (8.09%) Oracle
4 44 (6.72%) Red Hat
5 22 (3.36%) Splunk
6 19 (2.90%) Juniper
7 18 (2.75%) IBM
8 15 (2.29%) Cisco
8 15 (2.29%) Hortonworks
8 15 (2.29%) Talend
9 14 (2.14%) Google
10 13 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (1.83%) BMC
12 8 (1.22%) Sophos
13 7 (1.07%) Teradata
14 6 (0.92%) BroadSoft
14 6 (0.92%) Cognos
15 5 (0.76%) CA Agile Central
15 5 (0.76%) HP
16 4 (0.61%) SAP
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Brookwood Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi-working,pen,26 hols
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
AP C
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, life cover etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + above average bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum +bonus,Pension,Health (full bens)
Posted: 4 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
DCV Technologies
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum bonus, medical, dental pension, childcare, tra
Posted: 4 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & Flexible Working.
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago