The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 76 99 88
Rank change year-on-year +23 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 50 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.96% 1.84% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 2.08% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 33
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,088 £38,564
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £66,500
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1494 1926 1744
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.35% 88.59% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 1481 1437
Median salary £46,614 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.94% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Open Source in Cambridgeshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Cambridgeshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cambridge +20 44 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Peterborough +6 2 £46,500 +16.25% 2
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 43 (57.33%) Python
2 40 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 29 (38.67%) C#
5 28 (37.33%) Degree
6 26 (34.67%) Java
7 22 (29.33%) Computer Science
8 21 (28.00%) C++
8 21 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (26.67%) TDD
10 19 (25.33%) Visual Studio
10 19 (25.33%) GitHub
11 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
12 16 (21.33%) ReSharper
12 16 (21.33%) Ruby
12 16 (21.33%) NCrunch
12 16 (21.33%) TeamCity
12 16 (21.33%) RedGate
13 15 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 15 (20.00%) C
14 14 (18.67%) Linux
14 14 (18.67%) BDD
15 13 (17.33%) User Experience
15 13 (17.33%) HTML
16 12 (16.00%) Windows
16 12 (16.00%) OO
16 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
16 12 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
17 11 (14.67%) CSS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (4.00%) nginx
2 2 (2.67%) Drupal
2 2 (2.67%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.33%) GitHub
2 10 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.33%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.00%) Loggly
5 2 (2.67%) Google Play
6 1 (1.33%) IaaS
6 1 (1.33%) Office 365
6 1 (1.33%) PaaS
6 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) HTTP
2 5 (6.67%) Software-Defined Networking
3 4 (5.33%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.67%) SAN
6 1 (1.33%) Skype
6 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.33%) MySQL
3 3 (4.00%) InfluxDB
3 3 (4.00%) Redis
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Big Data
5 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 19 (25.33%) Visual Studio
2 16 (21.33%) NCrunch
2 16 (21.33%) ReSharper
2 16 (21.33%) TeamCity
3 15 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.67%) Selenium
5 4 (5.33%) JIRA
5 4 (5.33%) Subversion
6 3 (4.00%) AppVeyor
6 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.00%) NUnit
6 3 (4.00%) PHPUnit
6 3 (4.00%) RSpec
6 3 (4.00%) Vagrant
6 3 (4.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.67%) Android Studio
7 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.67%) Gradle
7 2 (2.67%) Mockito
7 2 (2.67%) Ranorex
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Law
2 5 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (6.67%) Publishing
3 4 (5.33%) Games
4 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.67%) Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (33.33%) Developer
1 25 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 10 (13.33%) Development Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) C++ Developer
4 7 (9.33%) Software Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Architect
5 5 (6.67%) AWS Architect
5 5 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
5 5 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 5 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Database Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (4.00%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) HTML
2 11 (14.67%) CSS
3 8 (10.67%) Web Services
4 6 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (6.67%) .NET
5 5 (6.67%) Catalyst
6 4 (5.33%) Django
7 3 (4.00%) Behat
7 3 (4.00%) Lucene
7 3 (4.00%) pytest
8 2 (2.67%) Ajax
8 2 (2.67%) J2SE
8 2 (2.67%) jQuery
8 2 (2.67%) JSON
8 2 (2.67%) Node.js
8 2 (2.67%) POSIX
8 2 (2.67%) Symfony
8 2 (2.67%) XML
9 1 (1.33%) Qt
9 1 (1.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (17.33%) User Experience
3 6 (8.00%) Device Driver
3 6 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.67%) N-Tier
5 4 (5.33%) Algorithms
5 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.00%) Blog
6 3 (4.00%) iPad
6 3 (4.00%) Life Science
7 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.67%) Fintech
7 2 (2.67%) iPhone
8 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Linux
2 12 (16.00%) Windows
3 7 (9.33%) Android
3 7 (9.33%) Unix
4 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 21 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (26.67%) TDD
5 14 (18.67%) BDD
6 12 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (16.00%) OO
7 11 (14.67%) Open Source Development
8 9 (12.00%) Automated Testing
9 7 (9.33%) Line Management
9 7 (9.33%) Presales
9 7 (9.33%) Prototyping
9 7 (9.33%) Refactoring
9 7 (9.33%) SDLC
10 6 (8.00%) ITIL
10 6 (8.00%) Mathematics
10 6 (8.00%) MVC
10 6 (8.00%) Server Virtualisation
11 5 (6.67%) Service Management
11 5 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 43 (57.33%) Python
2 29 (38.67%) C#
3 26 (34.67%) Java
4 21 (28.00%) C++
5 16 (21.33%) Ruby
6 15 (20.00%) C
6 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 10 (13.33%) PHP
7 10 (13.33%) SQL
8 5 (6.67%) Perl
9 4 (5.33%) F#
9 4 (5.33%) Haskell
9 4 (5.33%) ML
9 4 (5.33%) OCaml
10 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (37.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Docker
2 4 (5.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.67%) GFS2
3 2 (2.67%) NFS
3 2 (2.67%) QEMU
4 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Grafana
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.33%) RedGate
3 5 (6.67%) Brocade
4 3 (4.00%) Google
4 3 (4.00%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.67%) New Relic
6 1 (1.33%) Apple
6 1 (1.33%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.33%) Dell
6 1 (1.33%) Facebook
6 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.33%) Talend
6 1 (1.33%) VMware
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Up to £50,000 (neg) + bonus + excellent bene
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum £75k + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago