Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 93 90
Rank change year-on-year -19 -3 +32
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 76 126 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.20% 3.29% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 3.57% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 63 117 71
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,450 £32,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 3,172 3,529 3,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 91.92% 92.26% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2,182 2,744 2,592
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -7 62 £52,500 +5.00% 29
Peterborough -29 7 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Huntingdon - 5 £40,000 - 1
Open Source
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 35 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (44.74%) Linux
3 31 (40.79%) C#
4 28 (36.84%) Test Automation
5 27 (35.53%) JavaScript
6 26 (34.21%) Python
7 21 (27.63%) Software Engineering
8 19 (25.00%) C++
8 19 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 17 (22.37%) GitHub
9 17 (22.37%) Open Source Development
10 16 (21.05%) Degree
10 16 (21.05%) Scrum
11 14 (18.42%) .NET
12 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
12 13 (17.11%) Java
12 13 (17.11%) TDD
12 13 (17.11%) Mentoring
13 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (15.79%) Node.js
13 12 (15.79%) Visual Studio
13 12 (15.79%) Telecoms
14 11 (14.47%) Finance
14 11 (14.47%) User Experience
15 10 (13.16%) OpenStack
15 10 (13.16%) BDD
15 10 (13.16%) Selenium
15 10 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (13.16%) Law
15 10 (13.16%) Unix

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 10 (13.16%) OpenStack
2 7 (9.21%) Apache
3 5 (6.58%) CMS
3 5 (6.58%) IIS
3 5 (6.58%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.63%) WordPress
5 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Odoo
2 1 (1.32%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.37%) GitHub
2 5 (6.58%) Office 365
3 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) Kerberos
1 5 (6.58%) Network Security
1 5 (6.58%) VLAN
1 5 (6.58%) Wireshark
2 2 (2.63%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) IPv4
2 2 (2.63%) IPv6
3 1 (1.32%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) SMS
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.58%) MySQL
4 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.95%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.32%) Big Data
6 1 (1.32%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.32%) HBase
6 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.32%) Power BI
6 1 (1.32%) Redis
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 10 (13.16%) Selenium
3 9 (11.84%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.53%) TeamCity
5 7 (9.21%) Jenkins
5 7 (9.21%) NCrunch
5 7 (9.21%) ReSharper
6 5 (6.58%) JIRA
7 4 (5.26%) Bugzilla
8 3 (3.95%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.63%) JUnit
10 1 (1.32%) GitLab
10 1 (1.32%) Gradle
10 1 (1.32%) Hudson
10 1 (1.32%) Maven
10 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 12 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 11 (14.47%) Finance
3 10 (13.16%) Law
4 5 (6.58%) Games
4 5 (6.58%) Marketing
5 2 (2.63%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Developer
2 19 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Architect
3 9 (11.84%) C# Software Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Software Developer
4 7 (9.21%) Python Developer
4 7 (9.21%) Software Architect
4 7 (9.21%) Systems Architect
4 7 (9.21%) Test Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Backend Developer
5 6 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (6.58%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Development Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Network Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Principal Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Principal Software Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Python Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Network Support
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) .NET
2 12 (15.79%) Node.js
3 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET
3 9 (11.84%) CSS
3 9 (11.84%) HTML
4 8 (10.53%) Web Services
5 7 (9.21%) .NET Framework
5 7 (9.21%) LAMP
5 7 (9.21%) pytest
6 6 (7.89%) AngularJS
7 5 (6.58%) Entity Framework
7 5 (6.58%) LDAP
7 5 (6.58%) REST
8 4 (5.26%) Django
8 4 (5.26%) Flask
8 4 (5.26%) HTML5
8 4 (5.26%) Twisted
9 3 (3.95%) jQuery
9 3 (3.95%) RESTful
9 3 (3.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (14.47%) User Experience
4 5 (6.58%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (6.58%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.95%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.63%) 3D Printing
6 2 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.63%) Smart Home
6 2 (2.63%) Xbox
7 1 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (44.74%) Linux
2 10 (13.16%) Unix
3 8 (10.53%) Windows
4 5 (6.58%) Android
4 5 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.63%) CentOS
6 2 (2.63%) Fedora
7 1 (1.32%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.84%) Test Automation
3 21 (27.63%) Software Engineering
4 17 (22.37%) Open Source Development
5 16 (21.05%) Scrum
6 13 (17.11%) Mentoring
6 13 (17.11%) TDD
7 10 (13.16%) BDD
7 10 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (13.16%) Informatics
7 10 (13.16%) Web Development
8 9 (11.84%) Logistics
8 9 (11.84%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (10.53%) Coaching
9 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing
10 7 (9.21%) Mathematics
10 7 (9.21%) OO
10 7 (9.21%) SDET
11 6 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (7.89%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.79%) C#
2 27 (35.53%) JavaScript
3 26 (34.21%) Python
4 19 (25.00%) C++
5 13 (17.11%) Java
6 9 (11.84%) Ruby
7 8 (10.53%) C
8 6 (7.89%) SQL
9 5 (6.58%) PHP
9 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.58%) T-SQL
9 5 (6.58%) TypeScript
9 5 (6.58%) VBScript
10 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.63%) Perl
11 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.32%) AWK
12 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (6.58%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.26%) QA
3 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) Docker
2 5 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.58%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.95%) KVM
3 3 (3.95%) QEMU
4 1 (1.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.32%) HDFS
4 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Nessus
2 4 (5.26%) Puppet
3 3 (3.95%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.63%) HAProxy
4 2 (2.63%) Icinga
4 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.32%) Ansible
5 1 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.58%) HP
2 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
2 5 (6.58%) Veeam
2 5 (6.58%) VMware
2 5 (6.58%) WatchGuard
3 1 (1.32%) WorldPay