The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 144 188 134
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -54
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 438 319 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.82% 1.42% 1.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.97% 4.83% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 389 257 412
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7340 6601 6995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.53% 29.41% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5723 5343 5982
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Open Source
England

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +43 127 £50,000 +9.64% 11
Surrey +30 121 £45,000 +30.43% 12
Oxfordshire -14 69 £42,500 -5.55% 6
East Sussex +9 41 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Hampshire +2 28 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Buckinghamshire +2 24 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Kent -16 13 £35,000 -20.00% 1
West Sussex 0 12 £42,500 -10.52%
Middlesex +7 5 £57,500 - 1
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 335 (39.09%) JavaScript
2 324 (37.81%) HTML
3 314 (36.64%) Linux
4 292 (34.07%) PHP
5 282 (32.91%) Java
6 245 (28.59%) CSS
7 244 (28.47%) XML
8 228 (26.60%) MySQL
9 202 (23.57%) Web Services
10 187 (21.82%) Python
11 179 (20.89%) jQuery
12 173 (20.19%) SQL
13 164 (19.14%) Spring
14 155 (18.09%) Software Engineering
14 155 (18.09%) .NET
15 149 (17.39%) Apache
16 147 (17.15%) MVC
17 140 (16.34%) Ruby
18 139 (16.22%) Degree
19 132 (15.40%) OO
20 130 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
21 126 (14.70%) SOAP
22 122 (14.24%) Microsoft
23 116 (13.54%) TDD
24 109 (12.72%) Scrum
24 109 (12.72%) Continuous Integration
25 108 (12.60%) MongoDB
25 108 (12.60%) C#
26 106 (12.37%) Perl
27 103 (12.02%) Subversion

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 149 (17.39%) Apache
2 93 (10.85%) Node.js
3 88 (10.27%) CMS
4 87 (10.15%) Drupal
5 56 (6.53%) SharePoint
6 50 (5.83%) Tomcat
7 35 (4.08%) Alfresco
8 34 (3.97%) MediaWiki
9 31 (3.62%) Liferay
10 25 (2.92%) nginx
11 20 (2.33%) Apache Solr
12 19 (2.22%) concrete5
13 16 (1.87%) WordPress
14 15 (1.75%) Eucalyptus
15 13 (1.52%) WebLogic
16 12 (1.40%) WebSphere
17 10 (1.17%) IIS
18 8 (0.93%) Lync
19 6 (0.70%) Umbraco
20 5 (0.58%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 51 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.75%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.70%) MS Office
5 5 (0.58%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 30 (3.50%) Magento
2 23 (2.68%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.23%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.23%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Maximo
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 53 (6.18%) GitHub
2 36 (4.20%) SaaS
3 28 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (1.75%) PaaS
6 8 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.47%) IaaS
7 4 (0.47%) Route 53
7 4 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.35%) Basecamp
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 51 (5.95%) Internet
2 41 (4.78%) TCP/IP
3 35 (4.08%) HTTP
4 32 (3.73%) DNS
5 28 (3.27%) Firewall
6 26 (3.03%) SMTP
7 16 (1.87%) SNMP
8 13 (1.52%) TELNET
9 12 (1.40%) Ethernet
10 10 (1.17%) SAN
10 10 (1.17%) VoIP
11 9 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (1.05%) SSL
12 8 (0.93%) Unified Communications
12 8 (0.93%) Asterisk PBX
12 8 (0.93%) Network Security
12 8 (0.93%) MPLS
12 8 (0.93%) DHCP
12 8 (0.93%) SSH
13 6 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (26.60%) MySQL
2 108 (12.60%) MongoDB
3 85 (9.92%) SQL Server
4 72 (8.40%) Relational Database
5 66 (7.70%) Big Data
6 60 (7.00%) NoSQL
7 51 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (4.90%) Hadoop
9 40 (4.67%) RDBMS
10 23 (2.68%) Apache Accumulo
11 17 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (1.75%) HBase
13 13 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (1.40%) Pentaho
15 11 (1.28%) MariaDB
15 11 (1.28%) Oracle Database
16 10 (1.17%) Redis
17 9 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (1.05%) Apache Hive
18 8 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 103 (12.02%) Subversion
2 101 (11.79%) Git (software)
3 92 (10.74%) Jenkins
4 56 (6.53%) Eclipse
5 40 (4.67%) JIRA
6 38 (4.43%) JUnit
7 34 (3.97%) IntelliJ
8 31 (3.62%) Gradle
9 30 (3.50%) Selenium
10 27 (3.15%) Maven
11 23 (2.68%) Bitbucket
12 17 (1.98%) Ant
13 16 (1.87%) JMeter
14 15 (1.75%) Firebug
15 14 (1.63%) PHPUnit
16 13 (1.52%) WebDriver
16 13 (1.52%) GCC
17 10 (1.17%) PhantomJS
17 10 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
17 10 (1.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (7.35%) Marketing
1 63 (7.35%) Finance
2 16 (1.87%) Games
3 15 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 11 (1.28%) Electronics
5 8 (0.93%) Publishing
6 5 (0.58%) Back Office
6 5 (0.58%) Legal
7 4 (0.47%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.47%) Banking
7 4 (0.47%) Retail
7 4 (0.47%) Military
8 3 (0.35%) Advertising
8 3 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.12%) Billing
9 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 455 (53.09%) Developer
2 99 (11.55%) Java Developer
3 93 (10.85%) PHP Developer
4 90 (10.50%) Senior Developer
5 89 (10.39%) Web Developer
6 76 (8.87%) Administrator
7 71 (8.28%) Linux Administrator
8 67 (7.82%) Systems Administrator
9 62 (7.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 60 (7.00%) Software Engineer
11 45 (5.25%) Programmer
12 44 (5.13%) Analyst
12 44 (5.13%) .NET Developer
13 41 (4.78%) Linux Engineer
14 37 (4.32%) Junior
15 34 (3.97%) C# Developer
16 33 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
17 32 (3.73%) Ruby on Rails Developer
18 30 (3.50%) Senior Java Developer
19 29 (3.38%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (37.81%) HTML
2 245 (28.59%) CSS
3 244 (28.47%) XML
4 202 (23.57%) Web Services
5 179 (20.89%) jQuery
6 164 (19.14%) Spring
7 155 (18.09%) .NET
8 126 (14.70%) SOAP
9 91 (10.62%) HTML5
9 91 (10.62%) J2EE
10 82 (9.57%) Ajax
11 80 (9.33%) CSS3
12 77 (8.98%) Hibernate
13 76 (8.87%) ASP.NET
14 72 (8.40%) XHTML
14 72 (8.40%) WCF
15 71 (8.28%) LAMP
16 66 (7.70%) .NET Framework
17 65 (7.58%) REST
18 57 (6.65%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 43 (5.02%) Mobile App
3 40 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 23 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (2.57%) E-Learning
6 20 (2.33%) Learning Management System
7 12 (1.40%) Social Media
8 11 (1.28%) W3C
8 11 (1.28%) Digital Media
9 10 (1.17%) GIS
9 10 (1.17%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.05%) Blog
11 7 (0.82%) Social Network
12 6 (0.70%) iPad
12 6 (0.70%) iPhone
12 6 (0.70%) Replication
13 5 (0.58%) Derivative
13 5 (0.58%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.47%) BBC
15 3 (0.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 314 (36.64%) Linux
2 88 (10.27%) Windows
3 72 (8.40%) UNIX
4 41 (4.78%) Android
5 36 (4.20%) Solaris
6 33 (3.85%) Ubuntu
7 28 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (2.92%) Apple iOS
9 20 (2.33%) CentOS
10 17 (1.98%) Debian
11 15 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (1.63%) Windows 7
13 9 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.93%) MVS
14 8 (0.93%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.93%) FreeBSD
14 8 (0.93%) AIX
15 7 (0.82%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (18.09%) Software Engineering
2 147 (17.15%) MVC
3 132 (15.40%) OO
4 130 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (13.54%) TDD
6 109 (12.72%) Scrum
6 109 (12.72%) Continuous Integration
7 92 (10.74%) Web Application Development
8 78 (9.10%) E-Commerce
9 75 (8.75%) Web Development
10 69 (8.05%) OOP
11 65 (7.58%) Analytics
12 60 (7.00%) ITIL
13 54 (6.30%) Responsive Web Design
14 53 (6.18%) Configuration Management
15 44 (5.13%) Time Management
16 43 (5.02%) Extreme Programming
16 43 (5.02%) Document Management
17 42 (4.90%) Project Management
18 41 (4.78%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 335 (39.09%) JavaScript
2 292 (34.07%) PHP
3 282 (32.91%) Java
4 187 (21.82%) Python
5 173 (20.19%) SQL
6 140 (16.34%) Ruby
7 108 (12.60%) C#
8 106 (12.37%) Perl
9 94 (10.97%) Bash Shell
10 61 (7.12%) C++
11 59 (6.88%) VB.NET
12 41 (4.78%) Scala
13 37 (4.32%) Groovy
14 35 (4.08%) PHP5
15 24 (2.80%) C
16 19 (2.22%) PowerShell
17 14 (1.63%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.63%) VB
18 10 (1.17%) Objective-C
19 9 (1.05%) F#
Qualifications
1 139 (16.22%) Degree
2 72 (8.40%) Security Cleared
3 50 (5.83%) SC Cleared
4 29 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
5 19 (2.22%) CTC Cleared
6 12 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.17%) CISSP
8 6 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.70%) MCSE
8 6 (0.70%) MCITP
9 5 (0.58%) ISEB
9 5 (0.58%) RHCE
9 5 (0.58%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.47%) CCNA
10 4 (0.47%) MCP
11 3 (0.35%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.35%) CCNP
12 2 (0.23%) OSCP
12 2 (0.23%) OSCE
12 2 (0.23%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.02%) QA
2 14 (1.63%) SLA
3 13 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.17%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.23%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (2.92%) KVM
2 19 (2.22%) Varnish
3 16 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.40%) Snort
5 8 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.82%) Squid
6 7 (0.82%) Active Directory
7 6 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.47%) vSphere
8 4 (0.47%) Sendmail
9 3 (0.35%) Nmap
10 2 (0.23%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.23%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 87 (10.15%) Opscode Chef
2 83 (9.68%) Puppet
3 39 (4.55%) Nagios
4 36 (4.20%) Vagrant
5 21 (2.45%) Cacti
6 15 (1.75%) OpenView
6 15 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 15 (1.75%) Ganglia
7 4 (0.47%) Ansible
7 4 (0.47%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.47%) HAProxy
7 4 (0.47%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.47%) Munin
7 4 (0.47%) SCCM
7 4 (0.47%) AppManager
8 3 (0.35%) Nessus
8 3 (0.35%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.23%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.12%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 122 (14.24%) Microsoft
2 89 (10.39%) Oracle
3 44 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 31 (3.62%) GigaSpaces
5 29 (3.38%) Zend
6 28 (3.27%) Google
7 24 (2.80%) Cisco
8 20 (2.33%) VMware
9 18 (2.10%) JBoss
10 17 (1.98%) Splunk
11 16 (1.87%) Apple
12 15 (1.75%) BMC
13 11 (1.28%) SAP
13 11 (1.28%) Twitter
14 10 (1.17%) HP
15 9 (1.05%) Sourcefire
15 9 (1.05%) ArcSight
16 8 (0.93%) Demandware
17 7 (0.82%) Tripwire
17 7 (0.82%) Sony
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £45K - £55K PA, Commensurate with Skills and Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Abscissa.Com Limited
Salary: Competitive. Benefits inc: Cash Health Plan, Staff Discount
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Pension,Bonus,Training Budget
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
The 100 Company
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago