Period
to 17 January 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 86 99
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 106 137 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.41% 3.26% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 3.47% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 101 128 58
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,340 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.68% +8.11% +12.12%
10th Percentile £38,000 £31,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £83,750 £74,125
East of England median annual salary £50,340 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.12% -4.55% +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 2,871 3,946 2,989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.37% 93.80% 90.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,025 2,946 2,481
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,773 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.47% +6.67% +2.86%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 17 January 2019.

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 2019. 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 +21 91 £52,500 +5.00% 27
Huntingdon +8 5 £40,000 - 1
Peterborough -25 5 £35,000 -56.25% 1
Open Source
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 64 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (44.34%) Linux
2 47 (44.34%) Python
3 45 (42.45%) Test Automation
4 44 (41.51%) JavaScript
5 35 (33.02%) Scrum
6 30 (28.30%) Git (software)
7 29 (27.36%) C#
8 28 (26.42%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (24.53%) Logistics
10 25 (23.58%) OpenStack
11 24 (22.64%) Degree
12 23 (21.70%) Computer Science
12 23 (21.70%) Software Engineering
13 22 (20.75%) CSS
13 22 (20.75%) GitHub
13 22 (20.75%) User Experience
14 21 (19.81%) Mentoring
14 21 (19.81%) Private Cloud
15 20 (18.87%) Informatics
15 20 (18.87%) HTML
16 19 (17.92%) SQL Server
17 18 (16.98%) MySQL
17 18 (16.98%) TDD
17 18 (16.98%) Node.js
18 17 (16.04%) Ubuntu
18 17 (16.04%) Java
18 17 (16.04%) C++
18 17 (16.04%) Web Services
19 16 (15.09%) SQL

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 25 (23.58%) OpenStack
2 12 (11.32%) Apache
3 5 (4.72%) CMS
3 5 (4.72%) IIS
3 5 (4.72%) Umbraco
3 5 (4.72%) WordPress
4 4 (3.77%) Drupal
5 3 (2.83%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.94%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.94%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.94%) nginx
6 1 (0.94%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (12.26%) Odoo
2 2 (1.89%) CiviCRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.75%) GitHub
2 8 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.72%) Office 365
5 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.94%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) HTTP
1 5 (4.72%) Kerberos
1 5 (4.72%) Network Security
1 5 (4.72%) VLAN
1 5 (4.72%) Wireshark
2 4 (3.77%) IPv4
2 4 (3.77%) IPv6
3 2 (1.89%) Intranet
4 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.42%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (17.92%) SQL Server
3 18 (16.98%) MySQL
4 7 (6.60%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.66%) Big Data
5 6 (5.66%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.72%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.72%) MariaDB
7 4 (3.77%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (3.77%) InterBase
7 4 (3.77%) SAP HANA
8 3 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.89%) Power BI
9 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.94%) Amazon QuickSight
10 1 (0.94%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.94%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (28.30%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.38%) Visual Studio
3 9 (8.49%) Selenium
4 7 (6.60%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.60%) JIRA
5 6 (5.66%) NCrunch
5 6 (5.66%) ReSharper
5 6 (5.66%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.83%) QUnit
7 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.94%) Hudson
7 1 (0.94%) JUnit
7 1 (0.94%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.94%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.94%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (15.09%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Law
3 9 (8.49%) Games
4 7 (6.60%) Marketing
4 7 (6.60%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.94%) Electronics
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (53.77%) Developer
2 18 (16.98%) Senior Developer
3 17 (16.04%) Python Developer
4 13 (12.26%) Software Developer
4 13 (12.26%) Software Engineer
5 12 (11.32%) Backend Developer
6 11 (10.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (9.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (9.43%) Senior Web Developer
7 10 (9.43%) Web Developer
8 9 (8.49%) Python Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) QA Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) QA Leader
10 6 (5.66%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Senior Manager
10 6 (5.66%) Software Manager
10 6 (5.66%) Test Engineer
11 5 (4.72%) .NET Developer
11 5 (4.72%) Network Engineer
11 5 (4.72%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.75%) CSS
2 20 (18.87%) HTML
3 18 (16.98%) Node.js
4 17 (16.04%) Web Services
5 16 (15.09%) HTML5
6 15 (14.15%) CSS3
7 13 (12.26%) .NET
7 13 (12.26%) Django
7 13 (12.26%) REST
8 12 (11.32%) ASP.NET
8 12 (11.32%) RESTful
9 11 (10.38%) Flask
9 11 (10.38%) Twisted
10 10 (9.43%) jQuery
10 10 (9.43%) Underscore.js
11 9 (8.49%) LAMP
12 8 (7.55%) pytest
13 7 (6.60%) SOAP
13 7 (6.60%) WCF
14 6 (5.66%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.75%) User Experience
2 21 (19.81%) Private Cloud
3 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.72%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.89%) Arduino
6 2 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.94%) 3D Printing
7 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.94%) Smart Home
7 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (44.34%) Linux
2 17 (16.04%) Ubuntu
3 12 (11.32%) Android
4 6 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.66%) Windows
5 5 (4.72%) CentOS
5 5 (4.72%) Unix
5 5 (4.72%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.77%) Fedora
7 1 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (42.45%) Test Automation
3 35 (33.02%) Scrum
4 26 (24.53%) Logistics
5 23 (21.70%) Computer Science
5 23 (21.70%) Software Engineering
6 21 (19.81%) Mentoring
7 20 (18.87%) Informatics
8 18 (16.98%) TDD
9 16 (15.09%) Mathematics
10 15 (14.15%) Biology
10 15 (14.15%) Web Development
11 14 (13.21%) Migration
11 14 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (12.26%) CRM
12 13 (12.26%) Visualisation
13 12 (11.32%) Coaching
14 11 (10.38%) Data Migration
14 11 (10.38%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 47 (44.34%) Python
2 44 (41.51%) JavaScript
3 29 (27.36%) C#
4 17 (16.04%) C++
4 17 (16.04%) Java
5 16 (15.09%) Ruby
5 16 (15.09%) SQL
6 9 (8.49%) PHP
7 8 (7.55%) C
8 5 (4.72%) ES7
8 5 (4.72%) ES8
8 5 (4.72%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.72%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.72%) VBScript
9 4 (3.77%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.83%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.94%) Go
11 1 (0.94%) R
11 1 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (22.64%) Degree
2 10 (9.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) QA
2 5 (4.72%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (4.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) Docker
2 5 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.94%) HDFS
3 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) Ansible
1 8 (7.55%) Terraform
2 6 (5.66%) Packer
3 5 (4.72%) HAProxy
3 5 (4.72%) Nessus
3 5 (4.72%) Puppet
4 4 (3.77%) Icinga
5 3 (2.83%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 10 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.66%) Red Hat
2 6 (5.66%) VMware
3 5 (4.72%) HP
3 5 (4.72%) Veeam
3 5 (4.72%) WatchGuard
4 4 (3.77%) Oracle
4 4 (3.77%) SAP
5 1 (0.94%) Cognos
5 1 (0.94%) Google
5 1 (0.94%) New Relic
5 1 (0.94%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.94%) Tableau