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

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
England / South East
Rank 120 157 139
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -18
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 381 397 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.57% 2.09% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.40% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 307 326 379
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
12763 16538 17761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.93% 87.24% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10388 14020 14340
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +70 130 £50,000 -20.00% 11
Hampshire +37 66 £42,500 -10.52% 9
Surrey -2 48 £50,000 -20.00% 3
Oxfordshire -7 36 £55,000 +16.40% 4
East Sussex +15 29 £32,500 -40.09%
Buckinghamshire -18 29 £45,000 -5.26% 4
West Sussex +18 21 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Kent +30 17 £50,000 +5.26%
Sussex - 5 £55,000 -
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 364 (51.56%) Linux
2 296 (41.93%) Agile Software Development
3 274 (38.81%) Java
4 207 (29.32%) Python
5 195 (27.62%) JavaScript
6 139 (19.69%) SQL
7 133 (18.84%) Unix
8 132 (18.70%) HTML
9 126 (17.85%) Software Engineering
10 118 (16.71%) PHP
11 117 (16.57%) MySQL
12 106 (15.01%) Scrum
12 106 (15.01%) Degree
13 103 (14.59%) Amazon AWS
14 101 (14.31%) CSS
15 100 (14.16%) Apache
16 93 (13.17%) Security Cleared
16 93 (13.17%) TDD
17 91 (12.89%) DevOps
18 88 (12.46%) NoSQL
19 86 (12.18%) Web Services
20 85 (12.04%) Big Data
21 84 (11.90%) OO
22 83 (11.76%) XML
23 82 (11.61%) Oracle
24 81 (11.47%) Spring
24 81 (11.47%) Git (software)
25 78 (11.05%) Hadoop
26 77 (10.91%) Microsoft
26 77 (10.91%) Finance

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
1 100 (14.16%) Apache
2 57 (8.07%) Tomcat
3 41 (5.81%) JBoss
3 41 (5.81%) nginx
4 24 (3.40%) Apache Spark
5 20 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (2.27%) CMS
6 16 (2.27%) Confluence
7 14 (1.98%) Drupal
7 14 (1.98%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.70%) Jetty
8 12 (1.70%) SharePoint
9 11 (1.56%) Apache Pig
9 11 (1.56%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.42%) ArcGIS
11 9 (1.27%) IIS
11 9 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (1.13%) Apache Solr
13 7 (0.99%) Eucalyptus
13 7 (0.99%) OpenStack
Applications
1 42 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.85%) MS Office
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.71%) Magento
2 4 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 103 (14.59%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (7.22%) GitHub
2 51 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.56%) SaaS
6 8 (1.13%) Google Analytics
6 8 (1.13%) Sumo Logic
7 6 (0.85%) IaaS
8 5 (0.71%) PaaS
9 4 (0.57%) Datadog
9 4 (0.57%) Office 365
10 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 62 (8.78%) TCP/IP
2 45 (6.37%) HTTP
3 40 (5.67%) DNS
4 29 (4.11%) Firewall
5 28 (3.97%) WAN
6 25 (3.54%) DHCP
7 24 (3.40%) VoIP
8 22 (3.12%) Wireshark
9 20 (2.83%) Internet
10 19 (2.69%) LDAP
10 19 (2.69%) SSL
11 16 (2.27%) SMTP
12 15 (2.12%) IMAP
12 15 (2.12%) POP3
13 14 (1.98%) RTP
14 11 (1.56%) Broadband
14 11 (1.56%) LAN
15 10 (1.42%) LTE
16 9 (1.27%) FTP
16 9 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (16.57%) MySQL
2 88 (12.46%) NoSQL
3 85 (12.04%) Big Data
4 78 (11.05%) Hadoop
5 53 (7.51%) SQL Server
6 52 (7.37%) MongoDB
7 41 (5.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (2.41%) Redis
10 15 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (1.98%) Apache Hive
12 13 (1.84%) Data Lake
12 13 (1.84%) Neo4j
12 13 (1.84%) Pentaho
13 12 (1.70%) Oracle Database
14 11 (1.56%) Data Mining
15 10 (1.42%) GIS
15 10 (1.42%) Oracle9i Database
15 10 (1.42%) QGIS
16 7 (0.99%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 81 (11.47%) Git (software)
2 50 (7.08%) Jenkins
2 50 (7.08%) Maven
3 46 (6.52%) Selenium
4 42 (5.95%) JIRA
4 42 (5.95%) Subversion
5 32 (4.53%) JUnit
6 19 (2.69%) Ant
7 17 (2.41%) Cucumber
8 16 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (2.12%) Eclipse
9 15 (2.12%) IntelliJ
9 15 (2.12%) Talend Open Studio
10 12 (1.70%) Gradle
10 12 (1.70%) WebDriver
11 11 (1.56%) Bugzilla
11 11 (1.56%) Metasploit
11 11 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (1.42%) gulp
13 9 (1.27%) Bitbucket
General
1 77 (10.91%) Finance
2 63 (8.92%) Telecoms
3 19 (2.69%) Marketing
4 17 (2.41%) Banking
5 7 (0.99%) Legal
6 6 (0.85%) Games
6 6 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 6 (0.85%) Retail
7 5 (0.71%) Advertising
7 5 (0.71%) Electronics
7 5 (0.71%) Publishing
8 4 (0.57%) Back Office
9 3 (0.42%) Automotive
9 3 (0.42%) Military
10 2 (0.28%) French Language
10 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.14%) Billing
11 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 260 (36.83%) Developer
2 62 (8.78%) Architect
2 62 (8.78%) Java Developer
3 48 (6.80%) Software Engineer
4 44 (6.23%) Analyst
4 44 (6.23%) Linux Engineer
5 40 (5.67%) PHP Developer
6 36 (5.10%) Administrator
7 35 (4.96%) Senior Developer
8 34 (4.82%) JavaScript Developer
9 28 (3.97%) Software Developer
10 27 (3.82%) DevOps Engineer
11 26 (3.68%) Java Engineer
12 24 (3.40%) Test Engineer
13 23 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 22 (3.12%) Python Developer
14 22 (3.12%) Support Engineer
15 21 (2.97%) Linux Administrator
15 21 (2.97%) Systems Administrator
16 20 (2.83%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (18.70%) HTML
2 101 (14.31%) CSS
3 86 (12.18%) Web Services
4 83 (11.76%) XML
5 81 (11.47%) Spring
6 71 (10.06%) .NET
7 70 (9.92%) AngularJS
8 69 (9.77%) Node.js
9 54 (7.65%) LAMP
9 54 (7.65%) REST
10 49 (6.94%) HTML5
11 47 (6.66%) SOAP
12 44 (6.23%) JSON
13 38 (5.38%) jQuery
14 33 (4.67%) JMS
15 30 (4.25%) React
16 28 (3.97%) J2EE
17 25 (3.54%) RESTful
18 23 (3.26%) Hibernate
19 22 (3.12%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 73 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 36 (5.10%) Data Centre
3 28 (3.97%) Management Information System
4 23 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.26%) Mobile App
5 19 (2.69%) User Experience
6 16 (2.27%) Blog
7 13 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.13%) Security Operations Centre
9 7 (0.99%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (0.99%) Grid Computing
10 6 (0.85%) BBC
10 6 (0.85%) Cyber Attack
10 6 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (0.85%) Semantic Web
11 5 (0.71%) Cloud Native
11 5 (0.71%) Clustering
11 5 (0.71%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.57%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 364 (51.56%) Linux
2 133 (18.84%) Unix
3 74 (10.48%) Windows
4 67 (9.49%) CentOS
5 50 (7.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (5.52%) Ubuntu
7 30 (4.25%) Debian
8 22 (3.12%) Android
9 19 (2.69%) Apple iOS
10 17 (2.41%) Windows Server
11 11 (1.56%) Solaris
11 11 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (1.42%) VxWorks
12 10 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (1.27%) Windows 10
13 9 (1.27%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.57%) SUSE
15 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.14%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (41.93%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (17.85%) Software Engineering
3 106 (15.01%) Scrum
4 93 (13.17%) TDD
5 91 (12.89%) DevOps
6 84 (11.90%) OO
7 76 (10.76%) Cybersecurity
8 55 (7.79%) Microservices
9 53 (7.51%) BDD
9 53 (7.51%) MVC
10 47 (6.66%) Penetration Testing
11 44 (6.23%) Mentoring
12 42 (5.95%) Project Management
12 42 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
13 41 (5.81%) SDLC
13 41 (5.81%) UML
14 37 (5.24%) Analytics
14 37 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (5.10%) Open Source Development
16 35 (4.96%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 274 (38.81%) Java
2 207 (29.32%) Python
3 195 (27.62%) JavaScript
4 139 (19.69%) SQL
5 118 (16.71%) PHP
6 76 (10.76%) Bash Shell
7 67 (9.49%) Ruby
8 62 (8.78%) C++
8 62 (8.78%) Perl
9 56 (7.93%) C#
10 55 (7.79%) C
11 52 (7.37%) Scala
12 37 (5.24%) Go
13 29 (4.11%) VB
14 26 (3.68%) PowerShell
15 20 (2.83%) PL/SQL
16 18 (2.55%) Shell Script
17 17 (2.41%) VBScript
18 16 (2.27%) Lua
19 14 (1.98%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 106 (15.01%) Degree
2 93 (13.17%) Security Cleared
3 58 (8.22%) DV Cleared
4 39 (5.52%) SC Cleared
5 30 (4.25%) ISTQB
6 25 (3.54%) ISEB
7 13 (1.84%) SANS
8 9 (1.27%) CREST Certified
8 9 (1.27%) GPEN
8 9 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (1.27%) OSCP
9 8 (1.13%) GCFA
9 8 (1.13%) GIAC
10 7 (0.99%) CCNA
10 7 (0.99%) CEH
10 7 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.99%) CISSP
10 7 (0.99%) GCIA
11 6 (0.85%) GCIH
12 4 (0.57%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.07%) QA
2 13 (1.84%) PCI DSS
2 13 (1.84%) SLA
3 10 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.13%) SSAE 16
5 5 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.57%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.42%) PMO
8 1 (0.14%) SDET
System Software
1 55 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (5.38%) Hyper-V
3 29 (4.11%) Docker
4 22 (3.12%) Kamailio
5 18 (2.55%) KVM
5 18 (2.55%) Varnish
6 16 (2.27%) Active Directory
7 11 (1.56%) Xen
8 9 (1.27%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.99%) Apache Flume
9 7 (0.99%) GlusterFS
9 7 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 6 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.57%) HDFS
12 2 (0.28%) Ceph
13 1 (0.14%) vCloud
13 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 68 (9.63%) Puppet
2 50 (7.08%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (5.67%) Nagios
4 28 (3.97%) Ansible
5 20 (2.83%) Red Hat Satellite
6 15 (2.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 13 (1.84%) logstash
8 11 (1.56%) Nessus
8 11 (1.56%) Nmap
9 9 (1.27%) Salt
9 9 (1.27%) SCCM
10 8 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (1.13%) WMI
11 7 (0.99%) Cacti
11 7 (0.99%) Ganglia
11 7 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (0.99%) OpenView
12 6 (0.85%) Cobbler
12 6 (0.85%) cPanel
12 6 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 82 (11.61%) Oracle
2 77 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 71 (10.06%) Red Hat
4 60 (8.50%) VMware
5 23 (3.26%) Juniper
6 22 (3.12%) Cisco
7 19 (2.69%) IBM
8 16 (2.27%) HP
8 16 (2.27%) Splunk
9 15 (2.12%) Hortonworks
9 15 (2.12%) NetApp
9 15 (2.12%) Talend
10 13 (1.84%) Google
11 11 (1.56%) TOWER Software
12 10 (1.42%) TIBCO
13 9 (1.27%) BEA
14 8 (1.13%) Mapinfo
14 8 (1.13%) Sophos
15 7 (0.99%) BMC
15 7 (0.99%) Teradata
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £49000.00 per annum + D.O.E
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Rawnet Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus 25 days hols, healthcare, flexi
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi-working,pen,26 hols
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, life cover etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Adteq
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & PMI
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
NewOrbit Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum dependent on experience and level
Posted: 27 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Net2Edge Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Buzzword
Salary: From £32,500 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 27 days ago