The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 48 27
Rank change year-on-year -15 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 14 31 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.01% 4.79% 7.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 5.60% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 47
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +12.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Open Source is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 607 554 633
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 87.21% 85.63% 89.53%
Number of salaries quoted 516 497 512
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Open Source as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Oxford

Open Source
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Oxford

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Oxford over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Oxford

Open Source
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 16 (59.26%) PHP
2 15 (55.56%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 14 (51.85%) .NET
3 14 (51.85%) CSS
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
4 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (44.44%) Python
6 11 (40.74%) Linux
7 10 (37.04%) TDD
7 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 9 (33.33%) Ruby
9 8 (29.63%) Node.js
9 8 (29.63%) MVC
9 8 (29.63%) C#
10 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
10 7 (25.93%) Scala
11 6 (22.22%) GitHub
11 6 (22.22%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) OO
11 6 (22.22%) Finance
11 6 (22.22%) Subversion
12 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
12 5 (18.52%) Publishing
12 5 (18.52%) Service Management
12 5 (18.52%) N-Tier
12 5 (18.52%) SOA
12 5 (18.52%) ITIL

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (14.81%) Apache
1 4 (14.81%) Jetty
1 4 (14.81%) nginx
1 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) Drupal
2 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (22.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) Big Data
2 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) Subversion
3 4 (14.81%) Gradle
3 4 (14.81%) Maven
4 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
5 2 (7.41%) Bower
5 2 (7.41%) Grunt
5 2 (7.41%) gulp
6 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Publishing
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) AWS Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Python Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) AWS Developer
5 3 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Junior
5 3 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
1 14 (51.85%) CSS
1 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 8 (29.63%) Node.js
4 5 (18.52%) HTML5
4 5 (18.52%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (18.52%) Web Services
5 4 (14.81%) boto
5 4 (14.81%) CSS3
5 4 (14.81%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) Memcached
5 4 (14.81%) RESTful
5 4 (14.81%) Spring
5 4 (14.81%) Symfony
6 3 (11.11%) Backbone.js
6 3 (11.11%) REST
6 3 (11.11%) Sass
6 3 (11.11%) XML
7 2 (7.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) N-Tier
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Blog
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) Semantic Web
5 1 (3.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Debian
2 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (37.04%) TDD
3 8 (29.63%) MVC
4 6 (22.22%) OO
5 5 (18.52%) DevOps
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) Presales
5 5 (18.52%) Service Management
5 5 (18.52%) SOA
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) Web Development
6 4 (14.81%) Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) Build Automation
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (14.81%) Data Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.81%) High Availability
6 4 (14.81%) Kanban
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) PHP
2 15 (55.56%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) Python
4 9 (33.33%) Ruby
5 8 (29.63%) C#
6 7 (25.93%) Scala
7 6 (22.22%) SQL
8 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
8 5 (18.52%) C++
9 1 (3.70%) Perl
9 1 (3.70%) SPARQL
9 1 (3.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Apple
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Concept Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago