Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 108 105
Rank change year-on-year -26 -3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 62 106 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.60% 2.81% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 3.09% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 43 89 70
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £85,000 £56,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +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 3,599 3,432 3,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.93% 90.84% 90.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2,253 2,634 2,795
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.31% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,550 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -27 54 £45,000 -10.00% 30
Peterborough -29 5 - - 2
Huntingdon - 1 £40,000 - 1
Open Source
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.94%) Linux
3 25 (40.32%) C#
4 21 (33.87%) Python
4 21 (33.87%) Software Engineering
5 18 (29.03%) Open Source Development
6 17 (27.42%) Degree
6 17 (27.42%) Computer Science
6 17 (27.42%) Test Automation
7 15 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (24.19%) TDD
7 15 (24.19%) GitHub
7 15 (24.19%) Docker
8 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
9 13 (20.97%) BDD
10 12 (19.35%) Node.js
11 11 (17.74%) Telecoms
11 11 (17.74%) C++
11 11 (17.74%) .NET
11 11 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (16.13%) OpenStack
12 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (16.13%) TeamCity
12 10 (16.13%) Visual Studio
12 10 (16.13%) Unix
13 9 (14.52%) OO
13 9 (14.52%) Java
13 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
13 9 (14.52%) ReSharper
13 9 (14.52%) NCrunch

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 (16.13%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.61%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.61%) ArcSDE
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.61%) GeoServer
3 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.61%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (24.19%) GitHub
2 7 (11.29%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) IPv4
2 1 (1.61%) IPv6
2 1 (1.61%) SMS
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.23%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.61%) GIS
5 1 (1.61%) HBase
5 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) TeamCity
1 10 (16.13%) Visual Studio
2 9 (14.52%) NCrunch
2 9 (14.52%) ReSharper
3 8 (12.90%) Bugzilla
4 7 (11.29%) Selenium
5 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.84%) JUnit
8 1 (1.61%) GitLab
8 1 (1.61%) Gradle
8 1 (1.61%) Hudson
8 1 (1.61%) JIRA
8 1 (1.61%) Maven
8 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 11 (17.74%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.84%) Games
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Law
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Software Engineer
2 20 (32.26%) Developer
3 16 (25.81%) Architect
4 14 (22.58%) C# Software Engineer
5 12 (19.35%) Software Architect
5 12 (19.35%) Software Developer
6 11 (17.74%) Systems Architect
7 6 (9.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Software Test Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Test Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.06%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.84%) .NET Architect
10 3 (4.84%) .NET Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Software Development Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) Node.js
2 11 (17.74%) .NET
3 6 (9.68%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.06%) Web Services
5 4 (6.45%) .NET Core
5 4 (6.45%) REST
5 4 (6.45%) RESTful
6 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.84%) Gherkin
6 3 (4.84%) pytest
6 3 (4.84%) XML
7 2 (3.23%) CSS
7 2 (3.23%) HTML
7 2 (3.23%) JSON
7 2 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.61%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.61%) Django
8 1 (1.61%) SOAP
8 1 (1.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (14.52%) User Experience
4 6 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (8.06%) Algorithms
5 5 (8.06%) Data Structures
6 4 (6.45%) Xbox
7 2 (3.23%) 3D Printing
7 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
7 2 (3.23%) Smart Home
8 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.94%) Linux
2 10 (16.13%) Unix
3 6 (9.68%) Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) CentOS
4 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.87%) Software Engineering
3 18 (29.03%) Open Source Development
4 17 (27.42%) Test Automation
5 15 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (24.19%) TDD
6 13 (20.97%) BDD
7 11 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
8 9 (14.52%) OO
8 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
9 8 (12.90%) Coaching
9 8 (12.90%) Mathematics
10 7 (11.29%) Creative Thinking
10 7 (11.29%) Informatics
10 7 (11.29%) Innovative Thinking
10 7 (11.29%) UML
11 6 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (9.68%) Critical Success Factor
11 6 (9.68%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.32%) C#
2 21 (33.87%) Python
3 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.74%) C++
5 9 (14.52%) Java
6 7 (11.29%) Perl
6 7 (11.29%) Ruby
7 6 (9.68%) SQL
8 4 (6.45%) C
9 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.84%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.61%) AWK
10 1 (1.61%) Julia
10 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Docker
2 7 (11.29%) KVM
2 7 (11.29%) QEMU
3 1 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.61%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.61%) Icinga
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) ESRI
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle
2 1 (1.61%) WorldPay