Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 121 57
Rank change year-on-year -8 -64 +27
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 34 50 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.26% 1.82% 4.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 2.02% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 27 54 118
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £46,250 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.92% -14.35% +13.68%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,975 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £84,000 £95,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.26%

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 2,440 2,476 2,812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 90.07% 90.07% 90.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,135 2,049 2,230
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +10.59%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -30 9 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Abingdon +2 6 £57,500 -4.17%
Thame - 3 £55,000 -
Wantage - 2 £40,000 -
Wallingford -5 1 £37,500 -
Open Source
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 21 (61.76%) Python
2 18 (52.94%) Java
3 16 (47.06%) Linux
4 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (29.41%) SQL
5 10 (29.41%) Windows
5 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (29.41%) Puppet
6 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
6 9 (26.47%) DevOps
7 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
7 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 8 (23.53%) Perl
7 8 (23.53%) Apache
7 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
8 7 (20.59%) TDD
8 7 (20.59%) PHP
8 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
8 7 (20.59%) Oracle
8 7 (20.59%) CSS
8 7 (20.59%) HTML
8 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
8 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
8 7 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (20.59%) Big Data
9 6 (17.65%) Statistical Modelling
9 6 (17.65%) Machine Learning
9 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
9 6 (17.65%) Relational Database

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 8 (23.53%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) Apache Spark
2 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.88%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.94%) CMS
5 1 (2.94%) Drupal
5 1 (2.94%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.71%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) GitHub
2 5 (14.71%) Office 365
3 2 (5.88%) Datadog
4 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) DHCP
1 5 (14.71%) DNS
1 5 (14.71%) SAN
1 5 (14.71%) VLAN
1 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (14.71%) Wireless
1 5 (14.71%) WPA
2 1 (2.94%) DMZ
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Big Data
1 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
1 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 5 (14.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (14.71%) Apache Hive
3 5 (14.71%) Hadoop
3 5 (14.71%) MySQL
3 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.65%) JIRA
3 5 (14.71%) Subversion
4 2 (5.88%) Ant
4 2 (5.88%) JUnit
4 2 (5.88%) Maven
4 2 (5.88%) Mockito
5 1 (2.94%) FishEye
5 1 (2.94%) GitLab
5 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (8.82%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Military
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Data Scientist
4 5 (14.71%) IT Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (8.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) CSS
1 7 (20.59%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
2 5 (14.71%) CSS3
2 5 (14.71%) HTML5
2 5 (14.71%) Kafka
2 5 (14.71%) Torch
3 4 (11.76%) Backbone.js
3 4 (11.76%) React
3 4 (11.76%) Vue.js
3 4 (11.76%) Web Services
4 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
4 3 (8.82%) LAMP
4 3 (8.82%) Spring
5 2 (5.88%) Ajax
5 2 (5.88%) Django
5 2 (5.88%) JSP
5 2 (5.88%) Node.js
5 2 (5.88%) REST
5 2 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.71%) Algorithms
2 5 (14.71%) Data Structures
2 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.71%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (8.82%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.88%) Blog
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Native
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) Windows
3 5 (14.71%) CentOS
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) DevOps
2 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
3 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 7 (20.59%) TDD
5 6 (17.65%) BDD
5 6 (17.65%) Machine Learning
5 6 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (17.65%) Statistical Modelling
6 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
6 5 (14.71%) Data Science
6 5 (14.71%) MapReduce
6 5 (14.71%) Microservices
6 5 (14.71%) Predictive Modelling
6 5 (14.71%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (11.76%) Refactoring
8 3 (8.82%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (8.82%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Python
2 18 (52.94%) Java
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
4 8 (23.53%) Perl
5 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.59%) PHP
6 5 (14.71%) Julia
6 5 (14.71%) MATLAB
6 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
6 5 (14.71%) R
6 5 (14.71%) Ruby
7 3 (8.82%) Java 8
8 2 (5.88%) C++
8 2 (5.88%) ES6
9 1 (2.94%) C#
9 1 (2.94%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (14.71%) Docker
1 5 (14.71%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Puppet
2 7 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (17.65%) Ansible
4 5 (14.71%) Cacti
4 5 (14.71%) Nagios
4 5 (14.71%) Terraform
5 3 (8.82%) Packer
6 2 (5.88%) Kibana
6 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
6 2 (5.88%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
2 5 (14.71%) Sophos
2 5 (14.71%) Veeam
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) VMware