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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 139 134
Rank change year-on-year +27 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 73 77 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.23% 1.71% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 1.93% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 59 71 65
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2765 3982 4451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.58% 88.45% 86.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2167 3149 3243
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Open Source as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +39 57 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Maidenhead +22 8 £56,250 +7.14% 1
Slough +9 5 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Bracknell +14 2 £85,000 +88.88%
Newbury -8 1 - - 1
Open Source
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 103 (54.50%) Linux
2 98 (51.85%) Java
3 69 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (35.45%) Degree
5 54 (28.57%) Python
6 48 (25.40%) Web Services
7 47 (24.87%) Spring
8 39 (20.63%) CentOS
8 39 (20.63%) Oracle
9 37 (19.58%) JavaScript
9 37 (19.58%) Red Hat
10 34 (17.99%) Scrum
10 34 (17.99%) REST
11 33 (17.46%) Software Engineering
12 32 (16.93%) XML
13 31 (16.40%) Eclipse
13 31 (16.40%) Ubuntu
14 29 (15.34%) HTML
14 29 (15.34%) Enterprise Software
14 29 (15.34%) DevOps
15 28 (14.81%) BDD
15 28 (14.81%) NoSQL
15 28 (14.81%) SOAP
15 28 (14.81%) HTTP
15 28 (14.81%) Maven
15 28 (14.81%) TDD
15 28 (14.81%) Computer Science
16 27 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
17 26 (13.76%) SOA
17 26 (13.76%) Perl

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 24 (12.70%) JBoss
2 21 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 21 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 20 (10.58%) WebSphere
4 17 (8.99%) nginx
5 15 (7.94%) Apache
6 9 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (3.70%) Confluence
8 5 (2.65%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.65%) IIS
9 4 (2.12%) Drupal
10 2 (1.06%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.53%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.76%) SaaS
3 8 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (3.70%) PaaS
5 6 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.06%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.53%) IaaS
7 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.81%) HTTP
2 22 (11.64%) DNS
2 22 (11.64%) TCP/IP
3 21 (11.11%) Internet
4 20 (10.58%) FTP
5 8 (4.23%) DHCP
5 8 (4.23%) Firewall
5 8 (4.23%) SSL
5 8 (4.23%) Wireshark
6 7 (3.70%) WAN
7 6 (3.17%) LAN
8 3 (1.59%) Asterisk PBX
8 3 (1.59%) SSH
8 3 (1.59%) VoIP
8 3 (1.59%) VoLTE
9 2 (1.06%) Diameter Protocol
9 2 (1.06%) Skype
10 1 (0.53%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.53%) Network Security
10 1 (0.53%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.81%) NoSQL
2 25 (13.23%) Hadoop
3 24 (12.70%) Big Data
4 21 (11.11%) MySQL
5 9 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.76%) Pentaho
5 9 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.76%) Redis
6 8 (4.23%) Neo4j
6 8 (4.23%) SQLite
7 6 (3.17%) SQL Server
8 5 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.53%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.53%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 31 (16.40%) Eclipse
2 28 (14.81%) Maven
3 23 (12.17%) IntelliJ
3 23 (12.17%) NetBeans
4 19 (10.05%) Git (software)
5 15 (7.94%) JIRA
6 14 (7.41%) WebDriver
7 13 (6.88%) Selenium
8 12 (6.35%) Jenkins
9 9 (4.76%) JMeter
10 8 (4.23%) IDA Disassembler
10 8 (4.23%) OllyDbg
10 8 (4.23%) Subversion
10 8 (4.23%) Talend Open Studio
10 8 (4.23%) WinDbg
11 7 (3.70%) Cucumber
12 5 (2.65%) Selenium IDE
13 4 (2.12%) Grunt
13 4 (2.12%) gulp
13 4 (2.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (8.47%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.82%) Finance
3 10 (5.29%) Banking
4 7 (3.70%) Marketing
4 7 (3.70%) Retail
5 5 (2.65%) Digital Economy
5 5 (2.65%) Military
6 4 (2.12%) Automotive
6 4 (2.12%) Billing
7 2 (1.06%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Local Government
8 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (29.10%) Developer
2 28 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 25 (13.23%) Support Engineer
4 22 (11.64%) Technical Engineer
4 22 (11.64%) Technical Support
4 22 (11.64%) Technical Support Engineer
5 20 (10.58%) Integration Engineer
5 20 (10.58%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 20 (10.58%) Senior Support Engineer
5 20 (10.58%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 20 (10.58%) Senior Technical Support
5 20 (10.58%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 14 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 12 (6.35%) Senior Developer
7 12 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (5.82%) Administrator
8 11 (5.82%) Agile Developer
8 11 (5.82%) Agile Java Developer
9 10 (5.29%) Java Software Developer
9 10 (5.29%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (25.40%) Web Services
2 47 (24.87%) Spring
3 34 (17.99%) REST
4 32 (16.93%) XML
5 29 (15.34%) HTML
6 28 (14.81%) SOAP
7 23 (12.17%) Node.js
8 20 (10.58%) Java EE
8 20 (10.58%) Java SE
8 20 (10.58%) JMS
9 16 (8.47%) CSS
10 13 (6.88%) jQuery
11 12 (6.35%) Ajax
11 12 (6.35%) AngularJS
11 12 (6.35%) HTML5
12 11 (5.82%) Spring Boot
13 10 (5.29%) Akka
13 10 (5.29%) Apache Cordova
13 10 (5.29%) OSGi
13 10 (5.29%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.34%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (4.23%) Public Cloud
6 7 (3.70%) Cyber Attack
6 7 (3.70%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 5 (2.65%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.65%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.59%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.59%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.59%) Social Media
8 3 (1.59%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.06%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.53%) iPad
10 1 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 103 (54.50%) Linux
2 39 (20.63%) CentOS
3 31 (16.40%) Ubuntu
4 23 (12.17%) Unix
5 15 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (7.41%) Debian
7 12 (6.35%) Windows
8 3 (1.59%) Android
8 3 (1.59%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (17.99%) Scrum
3 33 (17.46%) Software Engineering
4 29 (15.34%) DevOps
5 28 (14.81%) BDD
5 28 (14.81%) TDD
6 26 (13.76%) SOA
7 25 (13.23%) Microservices
8 24 (12.70%) Test Automation
9 21 (11.11%) Regression Testing
10 20 (10.58%) OO
11 19 (10.05%) Mentoring
11 19 (10.05%) Open Source Development
12 18 (9.52%) Test Scripting
13 16 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
14 15 (7.94%) SDLC
15 14 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
15 14 (7.41%) Logistics
16 13 (6.88%) Test Strategy
17 12 (6.35%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 98 (51.85%) Java
2 54 (28.57%) Python
3 37 (19.58%) JavaScript
4 26 (13.76%) Perl
5 20 (10.58%) C++
5 20 (10.58%) PHP
6 19 (10.05%) Bash Shell
6 19 (10.05%) SQL
7 17 (8.99%) Ruby
8 13 (6.88%) PowerShell
8 13 (6.88%) Scala
9 9 (4.76%) C
10 8 (4.23%) Jython
11 6 (3.17%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.65%) C#
13 3 (1.59%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.53%) Go
14 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 67 (35.45%) Degree
2 27 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (7.94%) Security Cleared
4 13 (6.88%) SC Cleared
5 12 (6.35%) ISTQB
6 10 (5.29%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (4.76%) Master's Degree
8 6 (3.17%) ISEB
9 4 (2.12%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.06%) CCNA
10 2 (1.06%) CCNP
10 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 20 (10.58%) Docker
2 19 (10.05%) KVM
3 17 (8.99%) Hyper-V
4 14 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (5.82%) Varnish
5 11 (5.82%) Xen
6 8 (4.23%) VirtualBox
6 8 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.59%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (11.64%) Puppet
2 19 (10.05%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (5.82%) Ansible
3 11 (5.82%) Nagios
4 8 (4.23%) Cobbler
5 5 (2.65%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (2.65%) Salt
6 4 (2.12%) cPanel
7 1 (0.53%) CloudForms
7 1 (0.53%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 39 (20.63%) Oracle
2 37 (19.58%) Red Hat
3 21 (11.11%) IBM
4 20 (10.58%) BEA
4 20 (10.58%) TIBCO
5 15 (7.94%) VMware
6 8 (4.23%) Juniper
6 8 (4.23%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.23%) Rackspace
6 8 (4.23%) Talend
7 6 (3.17%) CA
7 6 (3.17%) HP
8 4 (2.12%) Cognizant
9 3 (1.59%) BroadSoft
10 2 (1.06%) Cisco
11 1 (0.53%) Apigee
11 1 (0.53%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.53%) Google
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