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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 160 141 153
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 386 474 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.00% 2.19% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 2.59% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 326 365 402
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
16509 18294 20019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.52% 84.52% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13909 14421 15916
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 2 May 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 2 May 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
Surrey -8 112 £57,500 +15.00% 8
Berkshire -3 87 £45,000 -10.00% 22
Hampshire +14 58 £45,000 - 8
Oxfordshire 0 48 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +29 35 £47,500 +11.76% 1
East Sussex +9 33 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Sussex -17 7 £45,000 - 4
Kent -39 4 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 411 (51.18%) Linux
2 390 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
3 375 (46.70%) JavaScript
4 301 (37.48%) Java
5 257 (32.00%) Python
6 253 (31.51%) HTML
7 213 (26.53%) CSS
8 175 (21.79%) OO
9 160 (19.93%) Ruby
10 159 (19.80%) Windows
11 153 (19.05%) SQL
12 145 (18.06%) Software Engineering
13 139 (17.31%) Degree
14 138 (17.19%) Web Services
15 129 (16.06%) Computer Science
16 126 (15.69%) Git (software)
17 116 (14.45%) MySQL
18 114 (14.20%) AngularJS
19 113 (14.07%) Big Data
20 112 (13.95%) HTML5
20 112 (13.95%) VMware
21 110 (13.70%) C++
22 109 (13.57%) Unix
22 109 (13.57%) Amazon AWS
23 108 (13.45%) Puppet
24 106 (13.20%) Apache
24 106 (13.20%) PHP
25 105 (13.08%) DevOps
26 103 (12.83%) Bash Shell
26 103 (12.83%) Perl

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
1 106 (13.20%) Apache
2 91 (11.33%) Node.js
3 45 (5.60%) Tomcat
4 43 (5.35%) nginx
5 28 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
6 22 (2.74%) CMS
7 21 (2.62%) Jetty
8 19 (2.37%) OpenStack
9 17 (2.12%) Drupal
10 16 (1.99%) IIS
11 11 (1.37%) Confluence
12 9 (1.12%) Apache Spark
13 8 (1.00%) Apache Pig
13 8 (1.00%) GeoServer
13 8 (1.00%) JBoss
13 8 (1.00%) Oracle Spatial
13 8 (1.00%) WordPress
14 7 (0.87%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.87%) IBM Domino
14 7 (0.87%) Mule
Applications
1 22 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.50%) MS Office
4 4 (0.50%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.62%) Magento
3 3 (0.37%) Odoo
4 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 109 (13.57%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (5.85%) SaaS
3 28 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (2.49%) GitHub
5 15 (1.87%) PaaS
6 12 (1.49%) IaaS
7 5 (0.62%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.25%) Lucidchart
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.12%) Route 53
11 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (7.72%) Firewall
2 57 (7.10%) WAN
3 50 (6.23%) TCP/IP
4 48 (5.98%) HTTP
5 46 (5.73%) DNS
6 39 (4.86%) LAN
7 33 (4.11%) Internet
8 19 (2.37%) Wireshark
9 17 (2.12%) IPv4
10 16 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (1.87%) VLAN
12 12 (1.49%) SAN
13 11 (1.37%) DHCP
14 10 (1.25%) IPv6
15 9 (1.12%) BGP
15 9 (1.12%) OSPF
16 8 (1.00%) LDAP
17 7 (0.87%) Network Security
17 7 (0.87%) SSL
17 7 (0.87%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (14.45%) MySQL
2 113 (14.07%) Big Data
3 101 (12.58%) NoSQL
4 97 (12.08%) Relational Database
5 96 (11.96%) MongoDB
6 59 (7.35%) SQL Server
7 33 (4.11%) Hadoop
8 31 (3.86%) RDBMS
9 26 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (1.99%) Data Mining
12 14 (1.74%) Redis
13 13 (1.62%) DB2
14 10 (1.25%) Riak
15 9 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (1.00%) Apache Hive
16 8 (1.00%) GIS
17 6 (0.75%) MariaDB
18 4 (0.50%) CouchDB
18 4 (0.50%) HBase
Development Applications
1 126 (15.69%) Git (software)
2 71 (8.84%) Subversion
3 63 (7.85%) Maven
4 62 (7.72%) Jenkins
5 46 (5.73%) Selenium
6 34 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 28 (3.49%) JIRA
8 27 (3.36%) Eclipse
9 25 (3.11%) Ant
10 21 (2.62%) JMeter
11 19 (2.37%) JUnit
12 18 (2.24%) LoadRunner
12 18 (2.24%) Vagrant
13 17 (2.12%) Gradle
13 17 (2.12%) PHPUnit
14 16 (1.99%) Bitbucket
15 14 (1.74%) Bugzilla
15 14 (1.74%) Trac
16 13 (1.62%) WebDriver
17 11 (1.37%) Hudson
General
1 75 (9.34%) Finance
2 47 (5.85%) Marketing
3 43 (5.35%) Telecoms
4 15 (1.87%) Law
5 13 (1.62%) Electronics
5 13 (1.62%) Local Government
6 12 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.25%) Advertising
7 10 (1.25%) Publishing
8 9 (1.12%) Military
9 6 (0.75%) Banking
10 5 (0.62%) Retail
11 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.25%) Automotive
12 2 (0.25%) Games
13 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 329 (40.97%) Developer
2 108 (13.45%) Java Developer
3 98 (12.20%) JavaScript Developer
4 83 (10.34%) Software Engineer
5 61 (7.60%) DevOps Engineer
5 61 (7.60%) Senior Developer
6 54 (6.72%) Architect
7 47 (5.85%) Linux Engineer
8 43 (5.35%) Senior Java Developer
9 41 (5.11%) Node.js Developer
10 36 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
11 34 (4.23%) C++ Developer
12 33 (4.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 32 (3.99%) Operations Engineer
13 32 (3.99%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 29 (3.61%) Administrator
14 29 (3.61%) Software Developer
15 28 (3.49%) Network Engineer
15 28 (3.49%) Python Developer
15 28 (3.49%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (31.51%) HTML
2 213 (26.53%) CSS
3 138 (17.19%) Web Services
4 114 (14.20%) AngularJS
5 112 (13.95%) HTML5
6 102 (12.70%) Spring
7 90 (11.21%) XML
8 88 (10.96%) REST
9 86 (10.71%) JSON
10 74 (9.22%) .NET
11 70 (8.72%) RESTful
12 67 (8.34%) Servlets
13 66 (8.22%) JSP
14 64 (7.97%) Hibernate
15 60 (7.47%) jQuery
16 59 (7.35%) LAMP
17 48 (5.98%) J2EE
18 47 (5.85%) CSS3
19 44 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 41 (5.11%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 129 (16.06%) Computer Science
2 74 (9.22%) User Experience
3 41 (5.11%) Data Centre
4 40 (4.98%) Mathematics
5 36 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 29 (3.61%) Mobile App
8 25 (3.11%) Algorithms
9 19 (2.37%) Hedge funds
10 18 (2.24%) Social Media
11 16 (1.99%) iPhone
12 15 (1.87%) Statistics
13 14 (1.74%) Semantic Web
14 13 (1.62%) Blackberry
14 13 (1.62%) Mainframe
14 13 (1.62%) W3C
15 12 (1.49%) Derivative
16 11 (1.37%) Data Structures
16 11 (1.37%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 411 (51.18%) Linux
2 159 (19.80%) Windows
3 109 (13.57%) Unix
4 50 (6.23%) CentOS
5 44 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (4.23%) Android
7 24 (2.99%) Apple iOS
8 15 (1.87%) Windows Server
9 13 (1.62%) Windows Phone
10 12 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
11 8 (1.00%) Mac OS X
11 8 (1.00%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.87%) Debian
13 5 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.62%) zOS
14 3 (0.37%) Solaris
14 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (21.79%) OO
3 145 (18.06%) Software Engineering
4 105 (13.08%) DevOps
5 102 (12.70%) Scrum
6 97 (12.08%) MVC
7 93 (11.58%) TDD
8 68 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
9 61 (7.60%) OOP
10 58 (7.22%) Web Development
11 57 (7.10%) Continuous Delivery
12 53 (6.60%) Front End Development
13 49 (6.10%) Analytics
14 48 (5.98%) OOD
15 47 (5.85%) SDLC
16 46 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
17 40 (4.98%) Mentoring
18 39 (4.86%) Project Management
19 38 (4.73%) Configuration Management
19 38 (4.73%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 375 (46.70%) JavaScript
2 301 (37.48%) Java
3 257 (32.00%) Python
4 160 (19.93%) Ruby
5 153 (19.05%) SQL
6 110 (13.70%) C++
7 106 (13.20%) PHP
8 103 (12.83%) Bash Shell
8 103 (12.83%) Perl
9 55 (6.85%) C#
10 53 (6.60%) C
11 38 (4.73%) Shell Script
12 36 (4.48%) Scala
13 24 (2.99%) PowerShell
14 12 (1.49%) R
15 10 (1.25%) VB
16 8 (1.00%) COBOL
16 8 (1.00%) PHP 5
17 6 (0.75%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 139 (17.31%) Degree
2 72 (8.97%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 25 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (2.99%) CCNP
6 21 (2.62%) ISEB
7 17 (2.12%) CCIE
8 15 (1.87%) ISTQB
9 13 (1.62%) MCSD
9 13 (1.62%) MCSE
9 13 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (1.62%) RHCE
9 13 (1.62%) RHCSA
10 12 (1.49%) CCNA
11 8 (1.00%) DV Cleared
11 8 (1.00%) PhD
12 6 (0.75%) GCIA
12 6 (0.75%) GCIH
12 6 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.75%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.98%) QA
2 9 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.75%) SLA
5 1 (0.12%) COBIT
5 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
System Software
1 92 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (5.85%) Docker
3 29 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 17 (2.12%) Active Directory
5 15 (1.87%) HDFS
6 10 (1.25%) KVM
6 10 (1.25%) VirtualBox
7 9 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 7 (0.87%) NFS
9 5 (0.62%) Varnish
10 4 (0.50%) GlusterFS
10 4 (0.50%) Postfix
11 3 (0.37%) Corosync
11 3 (0.37%) vCloud
12 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.25%) Xen
13 1 (0.12%) Firmware
13 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 108 (13.45%) Puppet
2 73 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (4.48%) Nagios
4 27 (3.36%) Ansible
5 11 (1.37%) Ambari
5 11 (1.37%) Hadoop YARN
6 10 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (1.00%) Kibana
7 8 (1.00%) SCCM
8 7 (0.87%) StatsD
9 6 (0.75%) logstash
9 6 (0.75%) Salt
10 4 (0.50%) Cacti
10 4 (0.50%) Ganglia
10 4 (0.50%) OpenView
10 4 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 2 (0.25%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.25%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.12%) Oozie
12 1 (0.12%) yum
Vendors
1 112 (13.95%) VMware
2 66 (8.22%) Oracle
3 58 (7.22%) Microsoft
4 37 (4.61%) Cisco
5 36 (4.48%) Red Hat
6 25 (3.11%) HP
7 21 (2.62%) CheckPoint
8 17 (2.12%) Dell
9 16 (1.99%) Fortinet
9 16 (1.99%) SAP
10 15 (1.87%) Atlassian
11 13 (1.62%) Northgate
12 11 (1.37%) IBM
12 11 (1.37%) Sophos
12 11 (1.37%) Zend
13 9 (1.12%) Citrix
14 7 (0.87%) ArcSight
14 7 (0.87%) GFI Software
14 7 (0.87%) Remedy
15 6 (0.75%) Forcepoint
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Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Airbus Group Careers
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
THE PRUDENTIAL ASSURANCE CO LT
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus / commission + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Boston Hale
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: D.O.E plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: D.O.E plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £50,000 + strong benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Lots - including flexi hours!
Posted: 5 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum 25 days holiday, share option scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Opmantek
Salary: Unspecified Base Salary plus Commissions - in line with experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago