Period
to 17 June 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 107 119
Rank change year-on-year -45 +12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 63 90 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.48% 2.52% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 2.82% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 41 65 65
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,582 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.90% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,600 £32,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +16.67%

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 3,950 3,192 3,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.68% 89.54% 89.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,546 2,458 2,860
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.86%

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 June 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 June 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 -41 46 £44,582 +4.90% 14
Peterborough -21 5 - -
Huntingdon - 2 £40,000 - 2
Open Source
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 33 (52.38%) Linux
2 29 (46.03%) Degree
3 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (34.92%) GitHub
4 22 (34.92%) Docker
5 20 (31.75%) Open Source Development
6 19 (30.16%) Software Engineering
6 19 (30.16%) Computer Science
7 18 (28.57%) Python
8 17 (26.98%) C#
9 15 (23.81%) TDD
9 15 (23.81%) Informatics
9 15 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 12 (19.05%) SQL
11 12 (19.05%) .NET
11 12 (19.05%) Unix
11 12 (19.05%) Mathematics
11 12 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (19.05%) MongoDB
12 11 (17.46%) Perl
12 11 (17.46%) OpenStack
12 11 (17.46%) Self-Motivation
13 10 (15.87%) Computer Science Degree
13 10 (15.87%) Relational Database
13 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
13 10 (15.87%) OO
13 10 (15.87%) Statistics
13 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration

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 11 (17.46%) OpenStack
2 6 (9.52%) ArcGIS
2 6 (9.52%) ArcSDE
2 6 (9.52%) GeoServer
3 5 (7.94%) Apache
3 5 (7.94%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.17%) CMS
4 2 (3.17%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 22 (34.92%) GitHub
2 12 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (7.94%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) MongoDB
2 10 (15.87%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.52%) GIS
5 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Bugzilla
1 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.94%) NCrunch
2 5 (7.94%) ReSharper
2 5 (7.94%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.35%) Selenium
4 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.76%) JUnit
5 2 (3.17%) JIRA
General
1 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (49.21%) Developer
2 20 (31.75%) Software Developer
3 18 (28.57%) Architect
4 14 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 13 (20.63%) Software Architect
6 10 (15.87%) C# Software Engineer
6 10 (15.87%) Senior Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Systems Architect
8 7 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 7 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (7.94%) C# Developer
9 5 (7.94%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Principal Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Principal Software Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (6.35%) Test Engineer
11 3 (4.76%) .NET Architect
11 3 (4.76%) .NET Solutions Architect
11 3 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) .NET
2 9 (14.29%) Web Services
3 7 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 7 (11.11%) HTML
3 7 (11.11%) Node.js
4 6 (9.52%) TensorFlow
5 5 (7.94%) CGI
5 5 (7.94%) HTML5
5 5 (7.94%) Moose
6 4 (6.35%) .NET Core
7 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.76%) Gherkin
7 3 (4.76%) RESTful
7 3 (4.76%) XML
8 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.17%) CSS
8 2 (3.17%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.59%) J2SE
9 1 (1.59%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (1.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Computer Science
2 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (17.46%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (9.52%) Algorithms
5 5 (7.94%) Data Structures
5 5 (7.94%) Private Cloud
5 5 (7.94%) User Experience
6 4 (6.35%) Xbox
7 1 (1.59%) 3D Printing
7 1 (1.59%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 33 (52.38%) Linux
2 12 (19.05%) Unix
3 5 (7.94%) Windows
4 1 (1.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.75%) Open Source Development
3 19 (30.16%) Software Engineering
4 15 (23.81%) Informatics
4 15 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (23.81%) TDD
5 12 (19.05%) Mathematics
6 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
6 10 (15.87%) OO
6 10 (15.87%) Statistics
7 9 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 8 (12.70%) BDD
9 6 (9.52%) Biology
9 6 (9.52%) CRM
9 6 (9.52%) EAM
9 6 (9.52%) ERP
9 6 (9.52%) Machine Learning
9 6 (9.52%) Multithreading
9 6 (9.52%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) Python
2 17 (26.98%) C#
3 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.05%) SQL
5 11 (17.46%) Perl
6 9 (14.29%) Java
7 8 (12.70%) C++
8 7 (11.11%) C
9 6 (9.52%) Ruby
10 5 (7.94%) R
11 2 (3.17%) Julia
11 2 (3.17%) MATLAB
11 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.59%) AWK
12 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (46.03%) Degree
2 10 (15.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.59%) PhD
System Software
1 22 (34.92%) Docker
2 6 (9.52%) KVM
2 6 (9.52%) QEMU
3 5 (7.94%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) ESRI
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle