Period
to 25 February 2020

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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 97 88
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 -32
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 37 49 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.10% 2.17% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 2.34% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 58
Oxfordshire median annual salary £39,956 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.35% +7.32% -14.58%
10th Percentile £36,960 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £74,500 £80,000 £77,875
South East median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 1,579 2,095 2,843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 89.51% 92.62% 91.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,371 1,758 2,379
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.53% +9.41%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £72,500
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 25 February 2020.

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 25 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
Oxford +9 17 £57,500 -4.17% 7
Abingdon +5 4 £75,000 +87.50% 1
Open Source
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 26 (70.27%) Python
2 23 (62.16%) Degree
3 21 (56.76%) Java
4 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
5 16 (43.24%) Visualisation
5 16 (43.24%) Microservices
6 15 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (40.54%) DevOps
6 15 (40.54%) SDLC
6 15 (40.54%) Data Acquisition
6 15 (40.54%) Eclipse RCP
6 15 (40.54%) Eclipse
6 15 (40.54%) Client/Server
6 15 (40.54%) JMS
6 15 (40.54%) Java RMI
6 15 (40.54%) Middleware
6 15 (40.54%) Data Analysis
7 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
8 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (24.32%) Docker
9 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
10 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
10 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (21.62%) Azure
10 8 (21.62%) Linux
10 8 (21.62%) Continuous Deployment
11 7 (18.92%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (18.92%) GCP
11 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
11 7 (18.92%) BDD

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 2 (5.41%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.70%) nginx
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Azure
2 7 (18.92%) GCP
3 2 (5.41%) AWS
3 2 (5.41%) Boomi
3 2 (5.41%) iPaaS
3 2 (5.41%) Serverless
4 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) BGP
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco Firepower
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (10.81%) DHCP
2 4 (10.81%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) IPsec
2 4 (10.81%) OSPF
2 4 (10.81%) SSL
2 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.81%) VPN
3 3 (8.11%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.41%) Redis
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Eclipse
1 15 (40.54%) Eclipse RCP
2 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.81%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.41%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.70%) CircleCI
6 1 (2.70%) Gradle
6 1 (2.70%) gulp
6 1 (2.70%) JUnit
6 1 (2.70%) Maven
6 1 (2.70%) TestNG
6 1 (2.70%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Software Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Java Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Java Software Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Python Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Python Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Data Scientist
3 5 (13.51%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) QA Technician
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.41%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Test Technician
6 2 (5.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) Java RMI
1 15 (40.54%) JMS
1 15 (40.54%) Middleware
2 4 (10.81%) RESTful
3 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.41%) CSS
3 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) JSON
3 2 (5.41%) REST
3 2 (5.41%) SOAP
3 2 (5.41%) Spring
4 1 (2.70%) .NET
4 1 (2.70%) Ajax
4 1 (2.70%) CSS3
4 1 (2.70%) Express
4 1 (2.70%) Nunjucks
4 1 (2.70%) React
4 1 (2.70%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (40.54%) Client/Server
2 5 (13.51%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Blog
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Life Science
4 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
3 4 (10.81%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
2 16 (43.24%) Microservices
2 16 (43.24%) Visualisation
3 15 (40.54%) Data Acquisition
3 15 (40.54%) Data Analysis
3 15 (40.54%) DevOps
3 15 (40.54%) SDLC
4 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
5 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
7 8 (21.62%) Continuous Deployment
7 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (18.92%) BDD
8 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
8 7 (18.92%) TDD
9 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (16.22%) Pair Programming
9 6 (16.22%) Test Strategy
10 5 (13.51%) Physics
10 5 (13.51%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) Python
2 21 (56.76%) Java
3 6 (16.22%) C#
4 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.81%) Perl
4 4 (10.81%) SQL
5 2 (5.41%) Java 8
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 23 (62.16%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Docker
2 5 (13.51%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Ansible
1 6 (16.22%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Google
2 4 (10.81%) Arista
2 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco
2 4 (10.81%) Fortinet
2 4 (10.81%) Juniper
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Palo Alto
3 2 (5.41%) Informatica
3 2 (5.41%) Jitterbit
3 2 (5.41%) MuleSoft
3 2 (5.41%) SnapLogic
3 2 (5.41%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle