Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 123 154
Rank change year-on-year -8 +31 -16
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 144 145 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.23% 2.34% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.68% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 127 123 147
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £78,500 £72,500 £68,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

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 5,831 5,411 7,937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 90.26% 87.40% 90.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4,690 4,229 6,246
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £73,775 £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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -6 78 £57,500 +30.68% 8
Maidenhead -28 23 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Bracknell -17 22 £52,500 -38.24% 4
Slough +4 10 £32,500 -31.58%
Newbury -2 8 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Open Source
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (40.28%) Java
2 58 (40.28%) DevOps
3 48 (33.33%) Scrum
4 45 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
5 43 (29.86%) Python
6 42 (29.17%) Linux
7 41 (28.47%) JavaScript
7 41 (28.47%) Microsoft Azure
8 37 (25.69%) TDD
9 36 (25.00%) SQL
9 36 (25.00%) VMware
10 35 (24.31%) QA
11 33 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (22.92%) HTML
12 29 (20.14%) Continuous Delivery
12 29 (20.14%) BDD
12 29 (20.14%) CSS
12 29 (20.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 29 (20.14%) Git (software)
13 27 (18.75%) C#
14 25 (17.36%) Software Engineering
15 24 (16.67%) HTML5
16 23 (15.97%) SQL Server
17 22 (15.28%) AngularJS
18 20 (13.89%) Jenkins
18 20 (13.89%) Windows
18 20 (13.89%) Finance
18 20 (13.89%) Content Management
19 19 (13.19%) Degree

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 14 (9.72%) CMS
2 7 (4.86%) Apache
2 7 (4.86%) Apache Solr
2 7 (4.86%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.17%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.78%) Appian
4 4 (2.78%) Confluence
4 4 (2.78%) JBoss
4 4 (2.78%) Liferay
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (2.78%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.08%) Drupal
5 3 (2.08%) Joomla!
5 3 (2.08%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.08%) WordPress
6 1 (0.69%) Ethereum
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 45 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (28.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.86%) IaaS
4 6 (4.17%) PaaS
5 5 (3.47%) GitHub
6 4 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.78%) IBM Cloud
6 4 (2.78%) SaaS
7 3 (2.08%) Serverless
8 2 (1.39%) Datadog
8 2 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.39%) npm
9 1 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.33%) Firewall
1 12 (8.33%) LAN
1 12 (8.33%) WAN
2 11 (7.64%) SSH
3 6 (4.17%) Internet
4 5 (3.47%) SAN
5 2 (1.39%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (0.69%) 2G
6 1 (0.69%) 3G
6 1 (0.69%) 4G
6 1 (0.69%) HTTP
6 1 (0.69%) IPFS
6 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.97%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.81%) Big Data
3 13 (9.03%) Hadoop
3 13 (9.03%) MySQL
4 9 (6.25%) DB2
5 8 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.47%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.08%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.08%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.08%) Redis
9 2 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.39%) Blockchain
9 2 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.69%) Flink
10 1 (0.69%) HBase
Development Applications
1 29 (20.14%) Git (software)
2 20 (13.89%) Jenkins
3 18 (12.50%) Subversion
4 10 (6.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (6.25%) git-flow
6 8 (5.56%) Vagrant
7 7 (4.86%) Hudson
8 6 (4.17%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.47%) JIRA
10 4 (2.78%) Appium
10 4 (2.78%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.08%) Maven
11 3 (2.08%) PyCharm
11 3 (2.08%) Robot Framework
11 3 (2.08%) Sahi
11 3 (2.08%) Selenium
11 3 (2.08%) Sikuli
11 3 (2.08%) SpecFlow
11 3 (2.08%) UI Automator
11 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (13.89%) Finance
2 12 (8.33%) Marketing
3 11 (7.64%) Publishing
4 10 (6.94%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.86%) Games
6 4 (2.78%) Electronics
6 4 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.39%) Arabic Language
7 2 (1.39%) Retail
8 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (38.19%) Developer
2 32 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (11.11%) Architect
4 15 (10.42%) Java Developer
4 15 (10.42%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (7.64%) Cloud Architect
6 10 (6.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (6.25%) Azure DevOps
7 9 (6.25%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 9 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
7 9 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 9 (6.25%) Open Source Developer
8 8 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Automation Architect
9 7 (4.86%) Consultant
9 7 (4.86%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.86%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) UI Developer
10 6 (4.17%) Linux Support
10 6 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.92%) HTML
2 29 (20.14%) CSS
3 24 (16.67%) HTML5
4 22 (15.28%) AngularJS
5 19 (13.19%) Middleware
6 18 (12.50%) jQuery
7 17 (11.81%) CSS3
8 16 (11.11%) JSON
9 15 (10.42%) Spring
10 12 (8.33%) .NET
10 12 (8.33%) Hibernate
11 10 (6.94%) Sass
11 10 (6.94%) Vue.js
12 9 (6.25%) Backbone.js
12 9 (6.25%) DOM
12 9 (6.25%) LESS
12 9 (6.25%) REST
13 8 (5.56%) XML
14 6 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (3.47%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.86%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.47%) User Experience
7 4 (2.78%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.78%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) Bitcoin
8 1 (0.69%) Blog
8 1 (0.69%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.69%) Digital Currency
8 1 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.69%) Fintech
8 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.69%) RIA
8 1 (0.69%) Social Media
8 1 (0.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (29.17%) Linux
2 20 (13.89%) Windows
3 15 (10.42%) CentOS
4 14 (9.72%) Ubuntu
5 11 (7.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (6.25%) Debian
7 8 (5.56%) Unix
8 5 (3.47%) Android
9 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.69%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.69%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.69%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (40.28%) DevOps
3 48 (33.33%) Scrum
4 37 (25.69%) TDD
5 33 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (20.14%) BDD
6 29 (20.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 25 (17.36%) Software Engineering
8 20 (13.89%) Content Management
9 17 (11.81%) Coaching
9 17 (11.81%) Front End Development
10 15 (10.42%) Change Control
10 15 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (9.72%) Mentoring
11 14 (9.72%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (7.64%) Requirements Management
13 11 (7.64%) Strategic Thinking
13 11 (7.64%) Test Automation
13 11 (7.64%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 58 (40.28%) Java
2 43 (29.86%) Python
3 41 (28.47%) JavaScript
4 36 (25.00%) SQL
5 27 (18.75%) C#
6 16 (11.11%) PHP
7 15 (10.42%) Bash Shell
8 13 (9.03%) Java 8
9 9 (6.25%) Go
9 9 (6.25%) Ruby
10 8 (5.56%) Scala
11 7 (4.86%) PowerShell
12 5 (3.47%) R
13 3 (2.08%) C++
14 2 (1.39%) C
14 2 (1.39%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.69%) ES6
15 1 (0.69%) Perl
15 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.69%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 19 (13.19%) Degree
2 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.64%) MCSD
3 11 (7.64%) MCSE
3 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.78%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.69%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.69%) ISEB
7 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.69%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (24.31%) QA
2 8 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (20.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (12.50%) Docker
3 13 (9.03%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.47%) KVM
5 4 (2.78%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.78%) Xen
5 4 (2.78%) XenServer
6 1 (0.69%) HDFS
6 1 (0.69%) Varnish
6 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 14 (9.72%) Ansible
2 14 (9.72%) Terraform
3 12 (8.33%) Nagios
4 11 (7.64%) Grafana
5 9 (6.25%) Docker Swarm
5 9 (6.25%) Icinga
6 8 (5.56%) Consul
6 8 (5.56%) Packer
7 5 (3.47%) Graphite
7 5 (3.47%) Graylog
7 5 (3.47%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (3.47%) Puppet
8 4 (2.78%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.39%) Kibana
9 2 (1.39%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.69%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.69%) Cacti
10 1 (0.69%) SELinux
Vendors
1 36 (25.00%) VMware
2 18 (12.50%) Oracle
3 12 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.25%) Cadence
5 6 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.47%) Cisco
6 5 (3.47%) RapidMiner
7 4 (2.78%) Dell
7 4 (2.78%) IBM
7 4 (2.78%) PagerDuty
7 4 (2.78%) SAP
8 3 (2.08%) Google
9 1 (0.69%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.69%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.69%) Facebook
9 1 (0.69%) Juniper
9 1 (0.69%) New Relic
9 1 (0.69%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.69%) Splunk
9 1 (0.69%) Twitter