Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 86 110
Rank change year-on-year -60 +24 +66
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 113 211 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.98% 3.22% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 3.63% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 95 134 175
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.95% -2.50% -16.67%
10th Percentile £32,000 £33,375 £33,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £74,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -

Open Source is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,259 5,812 7,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 92.20% 88.72% 90.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,102 4,631 5,316
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,018 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Berkshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Open Source in Berkshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Berkshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -25 75 £57,500 +21.05% 25
Newbury 0 12 £47,500 -13.64% 3
Slough -19 7 £32,500 -31.58%
Bracknell -11 6 £55,000 - 3
Maidenhead -43 5 £100,000 +100.00% 2
Open Source
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 60 (53.10%) Java
2 57 (50.44%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (43.36%) Linux
4 47 (41.59%) Python
5 42 (37.17%) SQL
6 40 (35.40%) JavaScript
7 38 (33.63%) Degree
8 34 (30.09%) DevOps
9 33 (29.20%) Scrum
9 33 (29.20%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (28.32%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (27.43%) Test Automation
12 28 (24.78%) Git (software)
12 28 (24.78%) Docker
13 26 (23.01%) Jenkins
13 26 (23.01%) Microservices
14 25 (22.12%) High Availability
14 25 (22.12%) Software Engineering
14 25 (22.12%) C#
15 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
16 22 (19.47%) OO
16 22 (19.47%) VMware
16 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Azure
16 22 (19.47%) Big Data
17 21 (18.58%) SQL Server
17 21 (18.58%) QA
18 20 (17.70%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (17.70%) HTML
18 20 (17.70%) GitHub
18 20 (17.70%) NoSQL

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 15 (13.27%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (7.08%) Apache Solr
2 8 (7.08%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.19%) Apache
3 7 (6.19%) Apache Spark
4 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.54%) Apache Pig
5 4 (3.54%) nginx
6 2 (1.77%) CMS
6 2 (1.77%) Traffic Server
7 1 (0.88%) Confluence
7 1 (0.88%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.88%) Liferay
7 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 33 (29.20%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (17.70%) GitHub
4 17 (15.04%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (11.50%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (10.62%) Amazon S3
7 7 (6.19%) npm
8 6 (5.31%) Serverless
9 4 (3.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (3.54%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (3.54%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (3.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (3.54%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (3.54%) CloudFront
9 4 (3.54%) IaaS
9 4 (3.54%) Route 53
9 4 (3.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.88%) Datadog
10 1 (0.88%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.08%) H.323
2 7 (6.19%) Firewall
2 7 (6.19%) Unified Communications
3 5 (4.42%) HTTP
3 5 (4.42%) SSH
3 5 (4.42%) VPN
4 4 (3.54%) LAN
4 4 (3.54%) SAN
4 4 (3.54%) SNMP
4 4 (3.54%) WAN
5 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.88%) BGP
6 1 (0.88%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.88%) IPsec
6 1 (0.88%) IPv4
6 1 (0.88%) IPv6
6 1 (0.88%) MPLS
6 1 (0.88%) OSPF
6 1 (0.88%) Wireless
6 1 (0.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.47%) Big Data
2 21 (18.58%) SQL Server
3 20 (17.70%) NoSQL
4 12 (10.62%) Amazon RDS
5 11 (9.73%) MongoDB
5 11 (9.73%) MySQL
6 8 (7.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (7.08%) RDBMS
6 8 (7.08%) Relational Database
7 7 (6.19%) Apache Hive
7 7 (6.19%) Hadoop
8 6 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (4.42%) DB2
9 5 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (3.54%) Couchbase
10 4 (3.54%) HBase
10 4 (3.54%) QlikView
10 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (3.54%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 28 (24.78%) Git (software)
2 26 (23.01%) Jenkins
3 19 (16.81%) Cucumber
4 15 (13.27%) Subversion
5 10 (8.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (7.96%) Eclipse
6 9 (7.96%) Selenium
7 8 (7.08%) JIRA
8 6 (5.31%) Bower
8 6 (5.31%) Grunt
8 6 (5.31%) gulp
9 5 (4.42%) Appium
9 5 (4.42%) PyCharm
9 5 (4.42%) Robot Framework
9 5 (4.42%) Sahi
9 5 (4.42%) Sikuli
9 5 (4.42%) SpecFlow
9 5 (4.42%) UI Automator
9 5 (4.42%) Vagrant
9 5 (4.42%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (15.04%) Telecoms
2 16 (14.16%) Finance
3 8 (7.08%) Marketing
4 7 (6.19%) Electronics
4 7 (6.19%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.42%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (30.09%) Developer
2 11 (9.73%) Java Developer
3 10 (8.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (7.96%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.08%) Architect
6 7 (6.19%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.31%) Development Manager
7 6 (5.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (5.31%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Linux Support
8 5 (4.42%) Linux Support Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Test Automation Developer
9 4 (3.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Big Data Developer
9 4 (3.54%) Senior Big Data Developer
9 4 (3.54%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (3.54%) Software Engineering Manager
9 4 (3.54%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.70%) HTML
2 19 (16.81%) HTML5
3 17 (15.04%) RESTful
4 14 (12.39%) AngularJS
5 12 (10.62%) CSS
5 12 (10.62%) Node.js
6 11 (9.73%) React
6 11 (9.73%) Spring
7 9 (7.96%) Hibernate
7 9 (7.96%) SOAP
7 9 (7.96%) XML
8 8 (7.08%) Django
8 8 (7.08%) Twisted
8 8 (7.08%) WebRTC
9 7 (6.19%) .NET
9 7 (6.19%) Web Services
10 6 (5.31%) CSS3
10 6 (5.31%) Gherkin
10 6 (5.31%) VCL
11 5 (4.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.85%) Private Cloud
3 8 (7.08%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (6.19%) User Experience
5 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.54%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (3.54%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.77%) Blog
6 2 (1.77%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.77%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.88%) Bitcoin
7 1 (0.88%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.88%) Digital Currency
7 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.88%) Fintech
7 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (43.36%) Linux
2 14 (12.39%) CentOS
3 13 (11.50%) Android
4 11 (9.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (8.85%) Unix
5 10 (8.85%) Windows
6 8 (7.08%) Apple iOS
7 7 (6.19%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.54%) Debian
9 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (50.44%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (30.09%) DevOps
3 33 (29.20%) Scrum
4 32 (28.32%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (27.43%) Test Automation
6 26 (23.01%) Microservices
7 25 (22.12%) High Availability
7 25 (22.12%) Software Engineering
8 22 (19.47%) OO
9 19 (16.81%) Mentoring
9 19 (16.81%) TDD
10 17 (15.04%) OOP
11 16 (14.16%) Coaching
11 16 (14.16%) SDLC
12 15 (13.27%) BDD
12 15 (13.27%) Continuous Deployment
13 13 (11.50%) Computer Science
14 12 (10.62%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (9.73%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 60 (53.10%) Java
2 47 (41.59%) Python
3 42 (37.17%) SQL
4 40 (35.40%) JavaScript
5 25 (22.12%) C#
6 15 (13.27%) Ruby
7 14 (12.39%) C++
7 14 (12.39%) Shell Script
8 12 (10.62%) Go
9 10 (8.85%) C
9 10 (8.85%) Java 8
10 9 (7.96%) Scala
11 8 (7.08%) Objective-C
11 8 (7.08%) PHP
12 7 (6.19%) Bash Shell
13 4 (3.54%) Assembly Language
14 3 (2.65%) R
15 2 (1.77%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.88%) ES6
16 1 (0.88%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 38 (33.63%) Degree
2 12 (10.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (7.96%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.19%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.65%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.77%) ISEB
7 1 (0.88%) CISSP
7 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.58%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.77%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.88%) COBIT
4 1 (0.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (24.78%) Docker
2 20 (17.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (12.39%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (5.31%) Varnish
5 4 (3.54%) Apache Flume
5 4 (3.54%) HDFS
5 4 (3.54%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.77%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.77%) KVM
6 2 (1.77%) Postfix
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.88%) Xen
7 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (14.16%) Kubernetes
2 11 (9.73%) Nagios
2 11 (9.73%) Terraform
3 10 (8.85%) Puppet
4 8 (7.08%) Ansible
5 7 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (5.31%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (5.31%) Grafana
7 5 (4.42%) Kibana
8 4 (3.54%) Icinga
8 4 (3.54%) Mesos
8 4 (3.54%) Oozie
8 4 (3.54%) Rancher
8 4 (3.54%) Rundeck
8 4 (3.54%) Salt
9 2 (1.77%) Cacti
9 2 (1.77%) Consul
9 2 (1.77%) Nessus
9 2 (1.77%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
2 22 (19.47%) VMware
3 15 (13.27%) Oracle
4 11 (9.73%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.96%) Google
6 7 (6.19%) SAP
7 5 (4.42%) Cisco
8 4 (3.54%) Cloudera
8 4 (3.54%) Dell
8 4 (3.54%) Hortonworks
8 4 (3.54%) PagerDuty
8 4 (3.54%) Tableau
9 3 (2.65%) RapidMiner
10 1 (0.88%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.88%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.88%) F5
10 1 (0.88%) Juniper
10 1 (0.88%) LogicMonitor
10 1 (0.88%) Qualys
10 1 (0.88%) Symantec