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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
South East / Berkshire
Rank 73 142 125
Rank change year-on-year +69 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 116 79 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.44% 1.60% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 1.83% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 90 61 66
Median salary £50,000 £51,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% -1.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £67,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2882 4307 4606
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 85.37% 87.19% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2264 3454 3317
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 March 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 March 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 +29 54 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Slough +43 22 £58,750 +2.17%
Newbury +26 13 £45,000 -14.28%
Maidenhead +5 5 £55,000 -21.42% 5
Hungerford - 4 - -
Bracknell +3 1 £32,500 +62.50% 1
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 114 (52.53%) Linux
2 91 (41.94%) Java
3 89 (41.01%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (27.65%) Python
5 50 (23.04%) DevOps
6 49 (22.58%) Degree
7 46 (21.20%) CentOS
8 45 (20.74%) Web Services
9 43 (19.82%) JavaScript
10 40 (18.43%) Red Hat
11 36 (16.59%) Spring
12 35 (16.13%) NoSQL
13 32 (14.75%) Apache
13 32 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
14 31 (14.29%) MySQL
15 30 (13.82%) Ubuntu
15 30 (13.82%) Git (software)
15 30 (13.82%) Puppet
15 30 (13.82%) Jenkins
15 30 (13.82%) Microservices
16 29 (13.36%) Open Source Development
16 29 (13.36%) Hadoop
16 29 (13.36%) TDD
17 27 (12.44%) Oracle
17 27 (12.44%) XML
17 27 (12.44%) Big Data
18 26 (11.98%) BDD
18 26 (11.98%) Unix
19 25 (11.52%) Scrum
20 24 (11.06%) HTML

Open Source
Top Related 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 32 (14.75%) Apache
2 22 (10.14%) nginx
3 19 (8.76%) JBoss
4 18 (8.29%) Tomcat
5 14 (6.45%) WebSphere
6 11 (5.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (4.61%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (3.69%) Confluence
8 8 (3.69%) IIS
9 7 (3.23%) Drupal
10 5 (2.30%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.84%) Eucalyptus
12 3 (1.38%) MQSeries
12 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.92%) WordPress
14 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.07%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.76%) SaaS
5 5 (2.30%) PaaS
6 4 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.38%) IaaS
8 2 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.92%) Office 365
9 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.60%) TCP/IP
2 20 (9.22%) HTTP
3 19 (8.76%) DNS
4 11 (5.07%) FTP
4 11 (5.07%) Internet
5 7 (3.23%) Firewall
5 7 (3.23%) Network Security
5 7 (3.23%) SSH
6 6 (2.76%) Asterisk PBX
6 6 (2.76%) VoIP
6 6 (2.76%) VoLTE
7 5 (2.30%) DHCP
8 4 (1.84%) SSL
8 4 (1.84%) Wireshark
9 3 (1.38%) IPv4
9 3 (1.38%) LDAP
9 3 (1.38%) WAN
10 2 (0.92%) ICMP
10 2 (0.92%) LAN
10 2 (0.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.13%) NoSQL
2 31 (14.29%) MySQL
3 29 (13.36%) Hadoop
4 27 (12.44%) Big Data
5 12 (5.53%) MongoDB
6 11 (5.07%) SQL Server
7 9 (4.15%) Neo4j
8 8 (3.69%) Redis
9 7 (3.23%) Pentaho
9 7 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.84%) SQLite
12 3 (1.38%) Riak
13 2 (0.92%) OrientDB
14 1 (0.46%) Apache Accumulo
14 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.46%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (13.82%) Git (software)
1 30 (13.82%) Jenkins
2 23 (10.60%) JIRA
3 16 (7.37%) Maven
4 14 (6.45%) Selenium
5 12 (5.53%) Subversion
6 11 (5.07%) Eclipse
6 11 (5.07%) IntelliJ
6 11 (5.07%) NetBeans
6 11 (5.07%) WebDriver
7 10 (4.61%) Bugzilla
8 9 (4.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (3.69%) gulp
10 7 (3.23%) JUnit
10 7 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
10 7 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (3.23%) Vagrant
11 6 (2.76%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.76%) Trac
12 5 (2.30%) Selenium IDE
General
1 19 (8.76%) Finance
2 18 (8.29%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.53%) Banking
4 6 (2.76%) Marketing
5 4 (1.84%) Automotive
5 4 (1.84%) Billing
5 4 (1.84%) Legal
6 3 (1.38%) Military
7 1 (0.46%) Advertising
7 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (34.56%) Developer
2 34 (15.67%) Java Developer
3 20 (9.22%) Support Engineer
4 16 (7.37%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (6.91%) Open Source Developer
5 15 (6.91%) Technical Engineer
5 15 (6.91%) Technical Support
5 15 (6.91%) Technical Support Engineer
6 14 (6.45%) Agile Developer
6 14 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
6 14 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (6.45%) Senior Support Engineer
7 13 (5.99%) Architect
7 13 (5.99%) Senior Developer
8 12 (5.53%) Test Engineer
9 11 (5.07%) Integration Engineer
9 11 (5.07%) Senior Integration Engineer
9 11 (5.07%) Senior Technical Support
9 11 (5.07%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
9 11 (5.07%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (20.74%) Web Services
2 36 (16.59%) Spring
3 27 (12.44%) XML
4 24 (11.06%) HTML
4 24 (11.06%) Node.js
5 22 (10.14%) AngularJS
6 21 (9.68%) REST
7 16 (7.37%) HTML5
7 16 (7.37%) LAMP
8 13 (5.99%) Akka
8 13 (5.99%) Apache Cordova
8 13 (5.99%) OSGi
8 13 (5.99%) Play Framework
8 13 (5.99%) SOAP
9 12 (5.53%) Java EE
10 11 (5.07%) CSS
10 11 (5.07%) Java SE
10 11 (5.07%) JMS
11 10 (4.61%) jQuery
11 10 (4.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.22%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.69%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.84%) Enterprise Cloud
5 4 (1.84%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (1.84%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.38%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.38%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (1.38%) PKI
7 2 (0.92%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.92%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.92%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.92%) User Experience
7 2 (0.92%) Wiki
8 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.46%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 114 (52.53%) Linux
2 46 (21.20%) CentOS
3 30 (13.82%) Ubuntu
4 26 (11.98%) Unix
5 23 (10.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (8.29%) Debian
7 11 (5.07%) Windows
8 3 (1.38%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.46%) Android
10 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (41.01%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (23.04%) DevOps
3 30 (13.82%) Microservices
4 29 (13.36%) Open Source Development
4 29 (13.36%) TDD
5 26 (11.98%) BDD
6 25 (11.52%) Scrum
7 24 (11.06%) SOA
8 23 (10.60%) OO
9 21 (9.68%) Mentoring
10 20 (9.22%) Regression Testing
11 19 (8.76%) Software Engineering
12 17 (7.83%) Enterprise Architecture
13 14 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (5.99%) Automation Testing
15 12 (5.53%) Logistics
15 12 (5.53%) Software Testing
16 10 (4.61%) Performance Testing
16 10 (4.61%) Time Management
16 10 (4.61%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 91 (41.94%) Java
2 60 (27.65%) Python
3 43 (19.82%) JavaScript
4 23 (10.60%) Bash Shell
4 23 (10.60%) SQL
5 21 (9.68%) Perl
6 15 (6.91%) Scala
7 14 (6.45%) C++
7 14 (6.45%) PHP
8 13 (5.99%) Ruby
9 7 (3.23%) Jython
9 7 (3.23%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.30%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.84%) C
11 4 (1.84%) C#
11 4 (1.84%) CoffeeScript
12 3 (1.38%) Tcl
13 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (22.58%) Degree
2 20 (9.22%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.83%) SC Cleared
4 15 (6.91%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.30%) ISEB
6 2 (0.92%) CISSP
6 2 (0.92%) GCIA
7 1 (0.46%) CEH
7 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.14%) QA
2 2 (0.92%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (9.22%) KVM
2 18 (8.29%) Hyper-V
3 17 (7.83%) Varnish
4 15 (6.91%) Docker
5 13 (5.99%) Xen
6 11 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (3.23%) VirtualBox
8 6 (2.76%) Kamailio
9 4 (1.84%) Active Directory
9 4 (1.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (1.84%) GlusterFS
9 4 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 30 (13.82%) Puppet
2 23 (10.60%) Ansible
2 23 (10.60%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (8.29%) Nagios
4 8 (3.69%) Cobbler
5 7 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (3.23%) Salt
6 6 (2.76%) cPanel
7 4 (1.84%) Cacti
7 4 (1.84%) Ganglia
7 4 (1.84%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (1.84%) OpenView
7 4 (1.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (1.38%) Ambari
8 3 (1.38%) HAProxy
8 3 (1.38%) Kibana
9 2 (0.92%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.92%) Grafana
9 2 (0.92%) SELinux
10 1 (0.46%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 40 (18.43%) Red Hat
2 27 (12.44%) Oracle
3 19 (8.76%) IBM
4 12 (5.53%) VMware
5 11 (5.07%) BEA
5 11 (5.07%) TIBCO
6 9 (4.15%) Juniper
7 8 (3.69%) HP
8 7 (3.23%) Microsoft
8 7 (3.23%) Talend
9 6 (2.76%) BroadSoft
10 5 (2.30%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (1.84%) BMC
11 4 (1.84%) Cognizant
11 4 (1.84%) Rackspace
11 4 (1.84%) Splunk
12 3 (1.38%) CA
13 2 (0.92%) Atlassian
14 1 (0.46%) Cisco
14 1 (0.46%) Hortonworks
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