Period
to 17 January 2018

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 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 96 107
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11 -38
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 137 77 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.26% 2.32% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 2.63% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 128 58 73
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% +12.12% +8.55%
10th Percentile £31,450 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £74,125 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +17.65%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,885 2,926 3,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.35% 88.16% 89.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,897 2,436 3,007
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% -

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

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 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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 6 months to 17 January 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
Cambridge +2 122 £50,000 +8.11% 15
Huntingdon - 2 £40,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £80,000 -
Open Source
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 78 (56.93%) C++
2 77 (56.20%) Python
3 72 (52.55%) Java
4 69 (50.36%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (46.72%) Software Engineering
6 53 (38.69%) Linux
7 50 (36.50%) JavaScript
8 45 (32.85%) Algorithms
9 44 (32.12%) C#
10 43 (31.39%) C
11 40 (29.20%) Degree
12 36 (26.28%) SDLC
13 35 (25.55%) Mentoring
14 34 (24.82%) Analytical Skills
15 32 (23.36%) Machine Learning
15 32 (23.36%) Mobile App
16 31 (22.63%) GitHub
16 31 (22.63%) OO
17 29 (21.17%) PhD
17 29 (21.17%) HTML
17 29 (21.17%) Informatics
18 27 (19.71%) Artificial Intelligence
19 26 (18.98%) Relational Database
20 25 (18.25%) Multithreading
21 22 (16.06%) Computer Science
22 21 (15.33%) Open Source Development
23 20 (14.60%) TDD
23 20 (14.60%) Ruby
23 20 (14.60%) User Experience
24 19 (13.87%) Test Automation

Open Source
Co-occurring 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 4 (2.92%) JBoss
1 4 (2.92%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.19%) Apache
3 2 (1.46%) CMS
3 2 (1.46%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.73%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.73%) ArcSDE
4 1 (0.73%) GeoServer
4 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 31 (22.63%) GitHub
2 3 (2.19%) SaaS
3 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.84%) Wireless
2 4 (2.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.98%) Relational Database
2 16 (11.68%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (10.95%) Geospatial Data
4 4 (2.92%) Big Data
4 4 (2.92%) MySQL
5 3 (2.19%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.19%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.19%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.46%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.73%) GIS
Development Applications
1 15 (10.95%) Bitbucket
2 9 (6.57%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.65%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.19%) JIRA
5 2 (1.46%) JUnit
5 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.73%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.73%) Mockito
6 1 (0.73%) MSI
6 1 (0.73%) Selenium
6 1 (0.73%) webpack
6 1 (0.73%) WiX
General
1 13 (9.49%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (6.57%) Finance
3 3 (2.19%) Electronics
3 3 (2.19%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.73%) Law
4 1 (0.73%) Marketing
4 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (50.36%) Developer
2 39 (28.47%) Software Engineer
3 30 (21.90%) Software Developer
4 21 (15.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 21 (15.33%) Senior Developer
5 17 (12.41%) Graduate
5 17 (12.41%) Graduate Developer
6 16 (11.68%) C++ Developer
6 16 (11.68%) Graduate Software Developer
7 15 (10.95%) C++ Software Developer
7 15 (10.95%) Embedded Engineer
7 15 (10.95%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (10.95%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 15 (10.95%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
7 15 (10.95%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (10.95%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 15 (10.95%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 15 (10.95%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 14 (10.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 14 (10.22%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.17%) HTML
2 18 (13.14%) AngularJS
2 18 (13.14%) CSS
3 17 (12.41%) Node.js
3 17 (12.41%) TensorFlow
4 15 (10.95%) Ruby on Rails
5 12 (8.76%) HTML5
6 10 (7.30%) Moose
7 5 (3.65%) Django
7 5 (3.65%) RESTful
8 4 (2.92%) CGI
9 3 (2.19%) .NET
9 3 (2.19%) LAMP
9 3 (2.19%) Natural Language Processing
9 3 (2.19%) Web Services
10 2 (1.46%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.46%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.46%) Entity Framework
10 2 (1.46%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 45 (32.85%) Algorithms
2 34 (24.82%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (23.36%) Mobile App
4 22 (16.06%) Computer Science
5 20 (14.60%) User Experience
6 17 (12.41%) Smart City
7 16 (11.68%) Blog
8 15 (10.95%) Client/Server
9 8 (5.84%) Device Driver
9 8 (5.84%) Private Cloud
10 6 (4.38%) Fintech
11 4 (2.92%) Clustering
11 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (2.92%) Public Cloud
12 2 (1.46%) Bitcoin
13 1 (0.73%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 53 (38.69%) Linux
2 15 (10.95%) Embedded Linux
2 15 (10.95%) Windows
3 11 (8.03%) Unix
4 2 (1.46%) Android
4 2 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.73%) CentOS
5 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (50.36%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (46.72%) Software Engineering
3 36 (26.28%) SDLC
4 35 (25.55%) Mentoring
5 32 (23.36%) Machine Learning
6 31 (22.63%) OO
7 29 (21.17%) Informatics
8 27 (19.71%) Artificial Intelligence
9 25 (18.25%) Multithreading
10 21 (15.33%) Open Source Development
11 20 (14.60%) TDD
12 19 (13.87%) Mathematics
12 19 (13.87%) Test Automation
13 18 (13.14%) Scrum
14 17 (12.41%) Distributed Algorithms
14 17 (12.41%) Reinforcement Learning
14 17 (12.41%) Smart City Simulations
14 17 (12.41%) Web Development
15 16 (11.68%) Statistics
15 16 (11.68%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (56.93%) C++
2 77 (56.20%) Python
3 72 (52.55%) Java
4 50 (36.50%) JavaScript
5 44 (32.12%) C#
6 43 (31.39%) C
7 20 (14.60%) Ruby
8 19 (13.87%) SQL
9 13 (9.49%) Perl
10 11 (8.03%) Embedded C
11 10 (7.30%) Julia
11 10 (7.30%) MATLAB
12 5 (3.65%) Embedded C++
13 4 (2.92%) R
14 3 (2.19%) Bash Shell
14 3 (2.19%) PowerShell
14 3 (2.19%) VBScript
15 2 (1.46%) PHP
15 2 (1.46%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (29.20%) Degree
2 29 (21.17%) PhD
3 6 (4.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.65%) Docker
2 4 (2.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (10.95%) Google
2 3 (2.19%) Intel
2 3 (2.19%) NVIDIA
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle
3 2 (1.46%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.73%) ESRI
4 1 (0.73%) Microsoft