Period
to 20 May 2018

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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 99 75
Rank change year-on-year +1 -24 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 81 70 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.71% 2.58% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 2.87% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 60 57 97
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +12.36%
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,750 £39,000
90th Percentile £72,850 £84,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 2,730 2,442 2,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 91.40% 90.14% 88.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,350 2,004 2,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -7.61% +8.24%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,075
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 May 2018.

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 20 May 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
Oxford -9 40 £48,750 -11.36% 3
Abingdon +10 19 - - 1
Kidlington 0 8 £70,000 -6.04%
Open Source
South East

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 37 (45.68%) Linux
1 37 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.80%) Blog
3 25 (30.86%) DevOps
4 24 (29.63%) Python
5 22 (27.16%) Amazon AWS
6 21 (25.93%) Windows
7 19 (23.46%) Jenkins
7 19 (23.46%) Microservices
8 18 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 17 (20.99%) Oracle
9 17 (20.99%) SQL
9 17 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (20.99%) Test Automation
9 17 (20.99%) TDD
9 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (20.99%) MongoDB
10 16 (19.75%) Test Strategy
10 16 (19.75%) BDD
10 16 (19.75%) Cybersecurity
10 16 (19.75%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (19.75%) Cloud Native
10 16 (19.75%) Pair Programming
10 16 (19.75%) Sophos
11 15 (18.52%) .NET
11 15 (18.52%) Web Services
11 15 (18.52%) Java
11 15 (18.52%) Public Cloud
12 14 (17.28%) Elastic Stack
12 14 (17.28%) Docker

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 12 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (8.64%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.41%) Apache
4 5 (6.17%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.23%) Drupal
6 1 (1.23%) Jetty
6 1 (1.23%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 22 (27.16%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (17.28%) GitHub
4 3 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) Internet
2 5 (6.17%) DMZ
2 5 (6.17%) Firewall
3 3 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) MongoDB
2 14 (17.28%) MySQL
3 13 (16.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (12.35%) Big Data
5 6 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.94%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.94%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.94%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.23%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Jenkins
2 14 (17.28%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.17%) Bitbucket
4 4 (4.94%) Subversion
5 1 (1.23%) FishEye
5 1 (1.23%) Gradle
5 1 (1.23%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.23%) JIRA
5 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.23%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 10 (12.35%) Publishing
2 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.75%) Software Tester
1 16 (19.75%) Tester
2 13 (16.05%) Developer
2 13 (16.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (16.05%) Senior DevOps
2 13 (16.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 10 (12.35%) Security Researcher
3 10 (12.35%) Software Developer
3 10 (12.35%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 6 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 6 (7.41%) IT Security Specialist
4 6 (7.41%) Security Specialist
4 6 (7.41%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 6 (7.41%) Senior Security Specialist
4 6 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Systems Support
4 6 (7.41%) Systems Support Engineer
5 4 (4.94%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.52%) .NET
1 15 (18.52%) Web Services
2 14 (17.28%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (6.17%) Kafka
3 5 (6.17%) XML
4 4 (4.94%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (4.94%) Torch
5 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.47%) Django
6 2 (2.47%) Middleware
6 2 (2.47%) React
7 1 (1.23%) Ajax
7 1 (1.23%) Apache CXF
7 1 (1.23%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.23%) Lucene
7 1 (1.23%) REST
7 1 (1.23%) RESTful
7 1 (1.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (35.80%) Blog
2 16 (19.75%) Cloud Native
3 15 (18.52%) Public Cloud
4 10 (12.35%) Cyberattack
5 6 (7.41%) Algorithms
5 6 (7.41%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (4.94%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.47%) Fintech
8 2 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.47%) Life Science
8 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.23%) Arduino
9 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.23%) Linked Data
9 1 (1.23%) NHS
9 1 (1.23%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 37 (45.68%) Linux
2 21 (25.93%) Windows
3 5 (6.17%) CentOS
3 5 (6.17%) Unix
4 2 (2.47%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.86%) DevOps
3 19 (23.46%) Microservices
4 18 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 17 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (20.99%) TDD
5 17 (20.99%) Test Automation
6 16 (19.75%) BDD
6 16 (19.75%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (19.75%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (19.75%) Pair Programming
6 16 (19.75%) Test Strategy
7 14 (17.28%) Software Architecture
8 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
9 10 (12.35%) Ethical Hacking
9 10 (12.35%) ITIL
9 10 (12.35%) ITSM
9 10 (12.35%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (12.35%) Reverse Engineering
9 10 (12.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.63%) Python
2 17 (20.99%) SQL
3 15 (18.52%) Java
4 10 (12.35%) C++
5 9 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 7 (8.64%) Scala
7 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.94%) C#
8 4 (4.94%) Julia
8 4 (4.94%) MATLAB
8 4 (4.94%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.94%) R
9 2 (2.47%) C
9 2 (2.47%) Java 8
9 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.47%) Ruby
9 2 (2.47%) Tcl
10 1 (1.23%) Perl
10 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.41%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) Docker
2 11 (13.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) Firmware
4 1 (1.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (17.28%) Puppet
2 13 (16.05%) Kibana
2 13 (16.05%) logstash
2 13 (16.05%) Packer
2 13 (16.05%) Terraform
3 6 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.23%) Ansible
4 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) Oracle
2 16 (19.75%) Sophos
3 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.58%) VMware
5 5 (6.17%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.70%) Google
7 2 (2.47%) Atmel
8 1 (1.23%) NVIDIA
8 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow