Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 99 148
Rank change year-on-year -44 +49 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 130 179 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.11% 2.84% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 3.23% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 114 136 144
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +5.26%

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 5,634 5,549 7,768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.51% 88.08% 90.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4,398 4,342 5,945
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £30,000
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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018. 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 -11 89 £57,500 +32.18% 15
Newbury +10 9 £48,750 -18.75% 4
Slough -6 9 £32,500 -31.58%
Bracknell -12 8 £55,000 -
Maidenhead -39 7 £100,000 +100.00% 1
Open Source
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 68 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (50.77%) Java
3 50 (38.46%) Linux
4 49 (37.69%) Python
4 49 (37.69%) JavaScript
5 47 (36.15%) SQL
6 45 (34.62%) DevOps
7 39 (30.00%) Scrum
8 37 (28.46%) Degree
9 36 (27.69%) Git (software)
10 35 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
11 34 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (23.85%) Microsoft Azure
13 30 (23.08%) Jenkins
13 30 (23.08%) HTML
14 28 (21.54%) Software Engineering
15 27 (20.77%) Test Automation
15 27 (20.77%) Microservices
15 27 (20.77%) Docker
16 26 (20.00%) Big Data
16 26 (20.00%) TDD
17 25 (19.23%) QA
18 24 (18.46%) C#
19 23 (17.69%) High Availability
19 23 (17.69%) HTML5
20 22 (16.92%) CSS
21 20 (15.38%) VMware
21 20 (15.38%) Subversion
21 20 (15.38%) BDD
21 20 (15.38%) 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 16 (12.31%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (6.15%) Apache Solr
2 8 (6.15%) Apache Spark
2 8 (6.15%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.38%) Apache
4 6 (4.62%) CMS
5 4 (3.08%) Apache Pig
5 4 (3.08%) Confluence
5 4 (3.08%) nginx
5 4 (3.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.31%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.54%) Drupal
7 2 (1.54%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.54%) WordPress
8 1 (0.77%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.77%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.77%) Liferay
8 1 (0.77%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 35 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (23.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (14.62%) GitHub
4 16 (12.31%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (9.23%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (6.15%) Amazon S3
7 7 (5.38%) npm
7 7 (5.38%) Serverless
8 6 (4.62%) IaaS
9 4 (3.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (3.08%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (3.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (3.08%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (3.08%) CloudFront
9 4 (3.08%) Route 53
9 4 (3.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (1.54%) PaaS
11 1 (0.77%) Datadog
11 1 (0.77%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.92%) SSH
2 7 (5.38%) Firewall
3 5 (3.85%) HTTP
3 5 (3.85%) VPN
4 4 (3.08%) H.323
4 4 (3.08%) SAN
4 4 (3.08%) SNMP
5 3 (2.31%) LAN
5 3 (2.31%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.31%) WAN
6 2 (1.54%) Internet
6 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.77%) 2G
7 1 (0.77%) 3G
7 1 (0.77%) BGP
7 1 (0.77%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.77%) IPsec
7 1 (0.77%) MPLS
7 1 (0.77%) OSPF
7 1 (0.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.00%) Big Data
2 20 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 18 (13.85%) SQL Server
4 12 (9.23%) Hadoop
4 12 (9.23%) MongoDB
4 12 (9.23%) MySQL
5 11 (8.46%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (6.92%) RDBMS
7 8 (6.15%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (6.15%) Apache Hive
8 6 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.85%) DB2
10 4 (3.08%) Cloudera CDH
10 4 (3.08%) Data Lake
10 4 (3.08%) QlikView
10 4 (3.08%) Spark SQL
10 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (27.69%) Git (software)
2 30 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 20 (15.38%) Subversion
4 18 (13.85%) Cucumber
5 13 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (7.69%) JIRA
7 8 (6.15%) Eclipse
7 8 (6.15%) Selenium
7 8 (6.15%) Vagrant
8 6 (4.62%) Bower
8 6 (4.62%) Grunt
8 6 (4.62%) gulp
8 6 (4.62%) Maven
9 5 (3.85%) Appium
10 4 (3.08%) Hudson
10 4 (3.08%) PyCharm
10 4 (3.08%) Robot Framework
10 4 (3.08%) Sikuli
10 4 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (3.08%) UI Automator
General
1 19 (14.62%) Finance
2 13 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.46%) Marketing
4 7 (5.38%) Electronics
4 7 (5.38%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.62%) Games
6 2 (1.54%) Arabic Language
6 2 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (37.69%) Developer
2 18 (13.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 9 (6.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (6.92%) Senior Developer
5 7 (5.38%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (5.38%) Open Source Developer
5 7 (5.38%) Support Engineer
6 6 (4.62%) Azure DevOps
6 6 (4.62%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 6 (4.62%) Azure Engineer
6 6 (4.62%) Development Manager
6 6 (4.62%) Linux Support
6 6 (4.62%) Linux Support Engineer
6 6 (4.62%) Principal Engineer
6 6 (4.62%) Software Engineer
7 5 (3.85%) Architect
7 5 (3.85%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (3.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (3.08%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (23.08%) HTML
2 23 (17.69%) HTML5
3 22 (16.92%) CSS
4 18 (13.85%) AngularJS
5 17 (13.08%) RESTful
6 15 (11.54%) Spring
7 12 (9.23%) Hibernate
7 12 (9.23%) Node.js
8 11 (8.46%) jQuery
8 11 (8.46%) XML
9 10 (7.69%) Web Services
10 9 (6.92%) CSS3
10 9 (6.92%) React
11 8 (6.15%) SOAP
12 7 (5.38%) .NET
12 7 (5.38%) REST
13 6 (4.62%) Gherkin
13 6 (4.62%) JSON
13 6 (4.62%) VCL
14 5 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.23%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.69%) Private Cloud
4 8 (6.15%) User Experience
5 7 (5.38%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.08%) Public Cloud
6 4 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.54%) Blog
7 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.77%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.77%) Digital Currency
8 1 (0.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.77%) Fintech
8 1 (0.77%) Handset
8 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.77%) RIA
8 1 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 50 (38.46%) Linux
2 17 (13.08%) CentOS
3 15 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.23%) Unix
4 12 (9.23%) Windows
5 11 (8.46%) Ubuntu
6 10 (7.69%) Android
7 7 (5.38%) Debian
8 5 (3.85%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.62%) DevOps
3 39 (30.00%) Scrum
4 34 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (21.54%) Software Engineering
6 27 (20.77%) Microservices
6 27 (20.77%) Test Automation
7 26 (20.00%) TDD
8 23 (17.69%) High Availability
9 20 (15.38%) BDD
9 20 (15.38%) Coaching
9 20 (15.38%) Mentoring
10 16 (12.31%) OO
11 15 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (10.77%) Continuous Deployment
13 13 (10.00%) Analytics
13 13 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (10.00%) Web Development
14 12 (9.23%) Data Analytics
14 12 (9.23%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 66 (50.77%) Java
2 49 (37.69%) JavaScript
2 49 (37.69%) Python
3 47 (36.15%) SQL
4 24 (18.46%) C#
5 17 (13.08%) PHP
6 14 (10.77%) Ruby
6 14 (10.77%) Shell Script
7 13 (10.00%) Java 8
8 12 (9.23%) Bash Shell
9 11 (8.46%) Go
10 10 (7.69%) C++
10 10 (7.69%) Scala
11 6 (4.62%) C
12 5 (3.85%) R
13 4 (3.08%) Assembly Language
13 4 (3.08%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.54%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.77%) ES6
15 1 (0.77%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 37 (28.46%) Degree
2 12 (9.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (8.46%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.92%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.54%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.77%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.77%) ISEB
6 1 (0.77%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (19.23%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (20.77%) Docker
2 19 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (4.62%) Varnish
5 4 (3.08%) Apache Flume
5 4 (3.08%) HDFS
5 4 (3.08%) KVM
5 4 (3.08%) VMware Server
5 4 (3.08%) Xen
5 4 (3.08%) XenServer
6 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.77%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 19 (14.62%) Kubernetes
2 14 (10.77%) Terraform
3 13 (10.00%) Nagios
4 10 (7.69%) Ansible
5 9 (6.92%) Docker Swarm
5 9 (6.92%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (6.92%) Puppet
6 7 (5.38%) Grafana
7 6 (4.62%) Kibana
8 5 (3.85%) Consul
8 5 (3.85%) Icinga
9 4 (3.08%) Mesos
9 4 (3.08%) Oozie
9 4 (3.08%) Packer
9 4 (3.08%) Rancher
9 4 (3.08%) Rundeck
9 4 (3.08%) Salt
10 2 (1.54%) Graphite
10 2 (1.54%) Nessus
11 1 (0.77%) Graylog
Vendors
1 20 (15.38%) VMware
2 14 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.00%) Oracle
4 10 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.38%) SAP
6 6 (4.62%) Google
7 5 (3.85%) RapidMiner
8 4 (3.08%) Cisco
8 4 (3.08%) Cloudera
8 4 (3.08%) Dell
8 4 (3.08%) Hortonworks
8 4 (3.08%) PagerDuty
8 4 (3.08%) Tableau
9 2 (1.54%) Cadence
10 1 (0.77%) F5
10 1 (0.77%) Facebook
10 1 (0.77%) Kaspersky
10 1 (0.77%) Qualys
10 1 (0.77%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.77%) Twitter