Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 138 142
Rank change year-on-year +43 +4 +34
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 184 176 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.89% 2.03% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 2.30% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 136 148 188
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £35,575
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £75,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 5493 7660 9580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.34% 88.17% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4280 5844 7481
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +44 126 £43,000 -16.50% 12
Maidenhead +35 15 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Newbury -7 14 £60,000 -11.11% 2
Slough +3 12 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Bracknell -3 8 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 - -
Open Source
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 104 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (51.09%) Java
3 93 (50.54%) Linux
4 82 (44.57%) Degree
5 67 (36.41%) Computer Science
6 65 (35.33%) Test Automation
6 65 (35.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 58 (31.52%) TDD
8 56 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (28.80%) JavaScript
10 51 (27.72%) Scrum
11 49 (26.63%) Analytical Skills
12 48 (26.09%) Python
13 47 (25.54%) BDD
14 45 (24.46%) JIRA
15 42 (22.83%) CSS
16 40 (21.74%) AngularJS
16 40 (21.74%) WebDriver
17 36 (19.57%) Jenkins
17 36 (19.57%) JMeter
18 34 (18.48%) HTML
18 34 (18.48%) Test Scripting
19 32 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
19 32 (17.39%) Docker
20 31 (16.85%) REST
20 31 (16.85%) Client/Server
20 31 (16.85%) Firewall
21 30 (16.30%) Puppet
21 30 (16.30%) Test Management
21 30 (16.30%) DevOps

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 (8.15%) OpenStack
1 15 (8.15%) Tomcat
2 12 (6.52%) Confluence
3 9 (4.89%) Apache
3 9 (4.89%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (3.80%) JBoss
5 7 (3.80%) Jetty
5 7 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (3.80%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.26%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.72%) nginx
8 4 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.63%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.63%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (1.09%) Drupal
11 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 32 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (14.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (10.87%) npm
4 12 (6.52%) PaaS
5 10 (5.43%) SaaS
6 9 (4.89%) Office 365
7 7 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (2.72%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (2.72%) Amazon S3
8 5 (2.72%) Route 53
9 4 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.17%) GitHub
9 4 (2.17%) IaaS
10 2 (1.09%) Serverless
11 1 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.54%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.54%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.54%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 31 (16.85%) Firewall
2 16 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 13 (7.07%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (4.89%) FTP
4 9 (4.89%) LAN
4 9 (4.89%) WAN
5 8 (4.35%) Internet
5 8 (4.35%) Intranet
6 5 (2.72%) SNMP
6 5 (2.72%) SSL
6 5 (2.72%) VPN
7 4 (2.17%) BGP
7 4 (2.17%) EIGRP
7 4 (2.17%) HTTP
7 4 (2.17%) MPLS
7 4 (2.17%) OSPF
7 4 (2.17%) RIP
8 2 (1.09%) DHCP
8 2 (1.09%) DNS
9 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.41%) Big Data
2 18 (9.78%) Hadoop
3 16 (8.70%) MySQL
4 14 (7.61%) NoSQL
5 12 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.98%) Pentaho
7 10 (5.43%) MongoDB
8 9 (4.89%) Neo4j
9 7 (3.80%) SQL Server
10 5 (2.72%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (2.72%) DB2
11 3 (1.63%) Redis
12 2 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.09%) HBase
12 2 (1.09%) SQLite
13 1 (0.54%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.54%) Impala
13 1 (0.54%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (24.46%) JIRA
2 40 (21.74%) WebDriver
3 36 (19.57%) Jenkins
3 36 (19.57%) JMeter
4 27 (14.67%) Maven
5 21 (11.41%) Git (software)
5 21 (11.41%) gulp
5 21 (11.41%) SoapUI
6 18 (9.78%) Protractor
6 18 (9.78%) Selenium
7 17 (9.24%) Cucumber
8 15 (8.15%) Jasmine
8 15 (8.15%) Karma Test Runner
8 15 (8.15%) webpack
9 13 (7.07%) Subversion
10 12 (6.52%) Eclipse
11 11 (5.98%) IntelliJ
12 10 (5.43%) NetBeans
13 9 (4.89%) Ant
13 9 (4.89%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 24 (13.04%) Digital Economy
2 13 (7.07%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.89%) Retail
4 6 (3.26%) Military
5 4 (2.17%) Marketing
6 3 (1.63%) Finance
7 2 (1.09%) Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (31.52%) Developer
2 26 (14.13%) Software Tester
2 26 (14.13%) Tester
3 18 (9.78%) Analyst
4 16 (8.70%) Administrator
4 16 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 14 (7.61%) Security Analyst
6 12 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (5.98%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (5.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (5.98%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (5.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (4.89%) Architect
8 9 (4.89%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (4.89%) Lead Developer
8 9 (4.89%) Senior Developer
8 9 (4.89%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
10 7 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (3.80%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (22.83%) CSS
2 40 (21.74%) AngularJS
3 34 (18.48%) HTML
4 31 (16.85%) REST
5 28 (15.22%) Web Services
6 26 (14.13%) Sass
7 25 (13.59%) Node.js
8 23 (12.50%) HTML5
9 15 (8.15%) Spring
9 15 (8.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (7.07%) SOAP
11 12 (6.52%) jQuery
12 11 (5.98%) .NET
13 10 (5.43%) Apache CXF
13 10 (5.43%) Drools
13 10 (5.43%) React
13 10 (5.43%) XML
14 9 (4.89%) Apache Camel
14 9 (4.89%) D3.js
14 9 (4.89%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 67 (36.41%) Computer Science
2 49 (26.63%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (16.85%) Client/Server
4 14 (7.61%) Security Operations Centre
5 13 (7.07%) Public Cloud
6 12 (6.52%) Hybrid Cloud
7 11 (5.98%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (4.89%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (3.26%) Mobile App
9 6 (3.26%) N-Tier
10 5 (2.72%) Virtual Team
11 4 (2.17%) Clustering
11 4 (2.17%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.63%) Social Media
12 3 (1.63%) User Experience
13 2 (1.09%) Algorithms
13 2 (1.09%) Cyber Attack
13 2 (1.09%) Cyber Defence
13 2 (1.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 93 (50.54%) Linux
2 23 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (10.87%) CentOS
4 15 (8.15%) Ubuntu
5 9 (4.89%) Windows
6 8 (4.35%) Unix
7 3 (1.63%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.09%) Android
9 1 (0.54%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.54%) VMS
9 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (35.33%) Test Automation
3 58 (31.52%) TDD
4 56 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (27.72%) Scrum
6 47 (25.54%) BDD
7 34 (18.48%) Test Scripting
8 30 (16.30%) DevOps
8 30 (16.30%) Test Management
9 27 (14.67%) Test Strategy
10 26 (14.13%) Risk Management
10 26 (14.13%) User Stories
11 24 (13.04%) Issue Tracking
11 24 (13.04%) Regression Testing
12 23 (12.50%) Front End Development
13 22 (11.96%) Microservices
14 15 (8.15%) Continuous Delivery
15 14 (7.61%) Information Security
15 14 (7.61%) Network Packet Capture
15 14 (7.61%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 94 (51.09%) Java
2 53 (28.80%) JavaScript
3 48 (26.09%) Python
4 28 (15.22%) Shell Script
5 25 (13.59%) PowerShell
5 25 (13.59%) SQL
6 23 (12.50%) Ruby
7 22 (11.96%) C#
8 17 (9.24%) Bash Shell
9 16 (8.70%) Perl
10 14 (7.61%) ES6
11 12 (6.52%) ECMAScript
11 12 (6.52%) PHP
12 9 (4.89%) Jython
12 9 (4.89%) Scala
13 8 (4.35%) TypeScript
14 7 (3.80%) C++
15 3 (1.63%) Go
16 2 (1.09%) Groovy
16 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (44.57%) Degree
2 65 (35.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (15.22%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.35%) MCSD
4 8 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.17%) ISEB
5 4 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.09%) CCNA
6 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.54%) CCNP
7 1 (0.54%) CCSA
7 1 (0.54%) CISA
7 1 (0.54%) CISM
7 1 (0.54%) CISSP
7 1 (0.54%) GIAC
7 1 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.54%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.72%) QA
System Software
1 32 (17.39%) Docker
2 12 (6.52%) Hyper-V
2 12 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.09%) KVM
4 2 (1.09%) OpenAM
4 2 (1.09%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 30 (16.30%) Puppet
2 26 (14.13%) Ansible
3 25 (13.59%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.98%) Kubernetes
4 11 (5.98%) Terraform
5 9 (4.89%) Salt
6 4 (2.17%) Nagios
7 3 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.54%) Galera Cluster
8 1 (0.54%) Juniper STRM
8 1 (0.54%) OpenNebula
8 1 (0.54%) QRadar
8 1 (0.54%) RSA enVision
8 1 (0.54%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 19 (10.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.78%) Red Hat
3 15 (8.15%) Oracle
4 12 (6.52%) Twitter
4 12 (6.52%) VMware
5 9 (4.89%) Google
5 9 (4.89%) Talend
6 8 (4.35%) CA
6 8 (4.35%) IBM
7 7 (3.80%) ServiceNow
7 7 (3.80%) TIBCO
8 6 (3.26%) BEA
8 6 (3.26%) Rackspace
9 5 (2.72%) Citrix
10 4 (2.17%) AppDynamics
10 4 (2.17%) New Relic
10 4 (2.17%) SAP
11 3 (1.63%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.63%) HP
12 2 (1.09%) Juniper