Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 112 112
Rank change year-on-year +26 0 -18
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 55 72 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.81% 2.33% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 2.54% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 48 63 61
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -8.65%
10th Percentile £34,766 £36,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £84,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,824 2,839 2,554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 93.06% 92.03% 90.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,525 2,524 2,159
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.36% -6.32%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Oxfordshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Oxfordshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Oxfordshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Oxford +37 40 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Abingdon -3 5 £40,000 -
Thame +16 2 £55,000 -
Banbury - 2 £30,000 -
Wallingford +20 1 £37,500 -
Open Source
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 35 (63.64%) Linux
2 30 (54.55%) DevOps
3 24 (43.64%) Docker
4 21 (38.18%) Jenkins
5 20 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (36.36%) Ansible
5 20 (36.36%) Kubernetes
6 17 (30.91%) Python
6 17 (30.91%) Red Hat
7 15 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 15 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 15 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 15 (27.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (27.27%) KVM
7 15 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (25.45%) Puppet
8 14 (25.45%) Mentoring
8 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (25.45%) Java
9 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
10 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
11 11 (20.00%) TDD
11 11 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (18.18%) Test Strategy
12 10 (18.18%) QA
12 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
13 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
13 9 (16.36%) CentOS

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.45%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) Apache Airflow
2 3 (5.45%) CMS
2 3 (5.45%) Luigi
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.82%) nginx
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.27%) Google Cloud Platform
2 11 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (9.09%) Serverless
5 2 (3.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) BGP
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.82%) DHCP
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) IPsec
2 1 (1.82%) OSPF
2 1 (1.82%) SSL
2 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) MySQL
2 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (38.18%) Jenkins
2 15 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.55%) Travis CI
4 7 (12.73%) TeamCity
4 7 (12.73%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (9.09%) Vagrant
6 3 (5.45%) QAComplete
6 3 (5.45%) Selenium
6 3 (5.45%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.82%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.82%) FishEye
7 1 (1.82%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.82%) JIRA
7 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (9.09%) Games
2 3 (5.45%) Law
2 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) Administrator
2 17 (30.91%) Linux Administrator
2 17 (30.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 17 (30.91%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (16.36%) DevOps Administrator
3 9 (16.36%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 9 (16.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (10.91%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) Web Services
2 5 (9.09%) RESTful
3 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.27%) CSS
3 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
3 4 (7.27%) HTML
3 4 (7.27%) HTML5
3 4 (7.27%) Spring
4 3 (5.45%) .NET
4 3 (5.45%) JPA
4 3 (5.45%) NumPy
4 3 (5.45%) Pandas
4 3 (5.45%) React
4 3 (5.45%) scikit-learn
4 3 (5.45%) Spring Boot
4 3 (5.45%) Vue.js
5 2 (3.64%) CakePHP
5 2 (3.64%) CSS3
5 2 (3.64%) Django
5 2 (3.64%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Algorithms
1 6 (10.91%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (10.91%) User Experience
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.27%) Blog
4 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.45%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.45%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (5.45%) Robotics
5 1 (1.82%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (63.64%) Linux
2 9 (16.36%) CentOS
3 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.45%) Windows
5 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) DevOps
2 15 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.45%) Mentoring
4 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
6 11 (20.00%) TDD
7 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 10 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 9 (16.36%) Pair Programming
8 9 (16.36%) Service Management
9 8 (14.55%) BDD
9 8 (14.55%) Microservices
9 8 (14.55%) Software Architecture
10 7 (12.73%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (12.73%) Regression Testing
10 7 (12.73%) Task Automation
11 6 (10.91%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
13 4 (7.27%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) Python
2 14 (25.45%) Java
3 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.36%) C++
4 9 (16.36%) SQL
5 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.27%) Java 8
6 3 (5.45%) C
6 3 (5.45%) Go
6 3 (5.45%) Ruby
6 3 (5.45%) Scala
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.82%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (14.55%) Degree
4 3 (5.45%) ISEB
4 3 (5.45%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 24 (43.64%) Docker
2 15 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 15 (27.27%) KVM
2 15 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (36.36%) Ansible
1 20 (36.36%) Kubernetes
1 20 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (25.45%) Puppet
3 3 (5.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Red Hat
2 9 (16.36%) Google
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) Arista
4 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.82%) Juniper
4 1 (1.82%) Palo Alto