Period
to 17 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 192 159 133
Rank change year-on-year -33 -26 +16
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 69 180 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.15% 1.98% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 2.20% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 54 147 268
East of England median annual salary £57,000 £50,340 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.23% -8.47% +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,750 £38,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £67,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,474 8,187 11,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.32% 89.96% 91.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,864 6,177 9,176
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.81% +8.61%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in the East of England

Open Source
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source in the East of England.

Salary trend for Open Source in the East of England

Open Source
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Open Source in the East of England

Open Source
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. 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
Hertfordshire +16 28 £55,000 +15.79% 9
Cambridgeshire -32 22 £55,000 +9.26% 8
Bedfordshire +1 7 £57,000 +30.29%
Suffolk - 6 £60,000 - 1
Essex +8 5 £65,000 +18.18% 7
Norfolk -10 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Open Source
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (49.28%) JavaScript
3 31 (44.93%) CSS
4 27 (39.13%) HTML
5 25 (36.23%) Git (software)
6 24 (34.78%) Python
7 23 (33.33%) Azure
8 21 (30.43%) AWS
9 18 (26.09%) Java
9 18 (26.09%) Docker
9 18 (26.09%) DevOps
10 17 (24.64%) Windows
10 17 (24.64%) Linux
10 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
10 17 (24.64%) Software Engineering
10 17 (24.64%) Sass
11 16 (23.19%) Jenkins
11 16 (23.19%) Web Services
12 15 (21.74%) C#
12 15 (21.74%) AngularJS
12 15 (21.74%) RESTful
12 15 (21.74%) jQuery
12 15 (21.74%) Relational Database
12 15 (21.74%) webpack
13 14 (20.29%) Kubernetes
13 14 (20.29%) E-Commerce
13 14 (20.29%) Finance
14 13 (18.84%) Google
14 13 (18.84%) LESS
14 13 (18.84%) Grunt

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (11.59%) Apache
1 8 (11.59%) nginx
2 4 (5.80%) JBoss
3 3 (4.35%) CMS
4 2 (2.90%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.90%) Confluence
4 2 (2.90%) IIS
4 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 7 (10.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (10.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (33.33%) Azure
2 21 (30.43%) AWS
3 9 (13.04%) GCP
4 8 (11.59%) SaaS
5 7 (10.14%) npm
6 6 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (7.25%) Office 365
8 3 (4.35%) GitHub
9 2 (2.90%) Data Lake Analytics
9 2 (2.90%) Power Platform
9 2 (2.90%) Serverless
10 1 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (1.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (1.45%) Google App Engine
10 1 (1.45%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (1.45%) IaaS
10 1 (1.45%) Loggly
10 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) HTTP
2 8 (11.59%) Firewall
3 6 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (7.25%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.90%) Internet
5 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.45%) DHCP
6 1 (1.45%) DNS
6 1 (1.45%) Network Security
6 1 (1.45%) Plixer Scrutinizer
6 1 (1.45%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (1.45%) SSL
6 1 (1.45%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) Relational Database
2 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
3 10 (14.49%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.70%) Big Data
4 6 (8.70%) MySQL
4 6 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.80%) Geospatial Data
6 4 (5.80%) GIS
6 4 (5.80%) JasperReports
7 2 (2.90%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.90%) Data Lake
7 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.90%) Power BI
7 2 (2.90%) Redis
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.45%) Blockchain
8 1 (1.45%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 25 (36.23%) Git (software)
2 16 (23.19%) Jenkins
3 15 (21.74%) webpack
4 13 (18.84%) Grunt
5 7 (10.14%) gulp
5 7 (10.14%) Jasmine
5 7 (10.14%) JIRA
5 7 (10.14%) Karma Test Runner
5 7 (10.14%) Protractor
5 7 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.80%) Ant
6 4 (5.80%) ClearQuest
6 4 (5.80%) CruiseControl
6 4 (5.80%) FishEye
6 4 (5.80%) Hudson
6 4 (5.80%) JUnit
6 4 (5.80%) Maven
6 4 (5.80%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Games
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
4 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.45%) Law
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (44.93%) Developer
2 10 (14.49%) Software Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Consultant
4 7 (10.14%) .NET Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Cloud Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Linux Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Architect
7 4 (5.80%) DevOps Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Principal Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Principal Software Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Systems Architect
8 3 (4.35%) Magento Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Angular Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.93%) CSS
2 27 (39.13%) HTML
3 17 (24.64%) Sass
4 16 (23.19%) Web Services
5 15 (21.74%) AngularJS
5 15 (21.74%) jQuery
5 15 (21.74%) RESTful
6 13 (18.84%) LESS
7 10 (14.49%) HTML5
8 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET
8 9 (13.04%) CSS3
8 9 (13.04%) REST
9 8 (11.59%) .NET
9 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (10.14%) NgRx
10 7 (10.14%) Semantic HTML
10 7 (10.14%) SVG
11 6 (8.70%) Django
11 6 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 8 (11.59%) User Experience
3 7 (10.14%) Animation
3 7 (10.14%) W3C
4 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.25%) Cloud Native
5 5 (7.25%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 5 (7.25%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (5.80%) Clustering
6 4 (5.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (5.80%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (4.35%) Algorithms
7 3 (4.35%) Data Centre
7 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.90%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (2.90%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.45%) Blog
9 1 (1.45%) Online Games
9 1 (1.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.64%) Linux
1 17 (24.64%) Windows
2 7 (10.14%) Unix
3 1 (1.45%) CentOS
3 1 (1.45%) Debian
3 1 (1.45%) Solaris
3 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.09%) DevOps
3 17 (24.64%) Software Engineering
4 14 (20.29%) E-Commerce
5 13 (18.84%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (17.39%) Computer Science
7 11 (15.94%) MVC
7 11 (15.94%) Scrum
7 11 (15.94%) TDD
7 11 (15.94%) Web Development
8 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure as Code
9 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (13.04%) Multithreading
9 9 (13.04%) OO
10 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
10 8 (11.59%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (11.59%) Microservices
11 7 (10.14%) Collaborative Working
11 7 (10.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (10.14%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (49.28%) JavaScript
2 24 (34.78%) Python
3 18 (26.09%) Java
4 15 (21.74%) C#
5 8 (11.59%) C
5 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
5 8 (11.59%) TypeScript
6 7 (10.14%) Bash Shell
6 7 (10.14%) PHP
6 7 (10.14%) SQL
7 4 (5.80%) Java 8
8 2 (2.90%) C++
8 2 (2.90%) ES6
8 2 (2.90%) Go
8 2 (2.90%) Kotlin
8 2 (2.90%) R
8 2 (2.90%) Ruby
8 2 (2.90%) Scala
9 1 (1.45%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 6 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (7.25%) GCFA
3 5 (7.25%) GCIH
3 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) CISMP
4 2 (2.90%) PhD
5 1 (1.45%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) QA
2 7 (10.14%) WAI
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (26.09%) Docker
2 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.70%) Snort
4 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (20.29%) Kubernetes
2 5 (7.25%) EnCase
2 5 (7.25%) FTK
2 5 (7.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (5.80%) Ansible
3 4 (5.80%) Terraform
4 2 (2.90%) Puppet
5 1 (1.45%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.45%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.45%) Nagios
5 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.45%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.45%) Suricata
5 1 (1.45%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.84%) Google
3 12 (17.39%) Adobe
4 5 (7.25%) FireEye
4 5 (7.25%) NetWitness
5 4 (5.80%) Atlassian
5 4 (5.80%) FIS
5 4 (5.80%) WorldPay
6 3 (4.35%) Zend
7 2 (2.90%) Apple
7 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.90%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.45%) ATG
8 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.45%) Juniper
8 1 (1.45%) New Relic
8 1 (1.45%) Radware
8 1 (1.45%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.45%) Sybase
8 1 (1.45%) VMware