Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 62 104
Rank change year-on-year +9 +42 -16
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 104 110 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.25% 4.33% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 5.04% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 105 79 90
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,126 2,181 3,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.95% 85.76% 90.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,794 1,707 2,676
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Reading

Open Source
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Reading

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Reading over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 64 (61.54%) Java
2 40 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (31.73%) Software Engineering
4 31 (29.81%) JavaScript
4 31 (29.81%) Oracle
5 28 (26.92%) Linux
5 28 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (25.00%) Spring
7 25 (24.04%) Python
7 25 (24.04%) DevOps
8 24 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (23.08%) Degree
8 24 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 24 (23.08%) REST
9 23 (22.12%) IBM
10 22 (21.15%) TDD
10 22 (21.15%) Scrum
11 21 (20.19%) SOA
11 21 (20.19%) BDD
12 20 (19.23%) CSS
12 20 (19.23%) XML
12 20 (19.23%) SQL
12 20 (19.23%) HTML
13 19 (18.27%) BEA
13 19 (18.27%) TIBCO
14 18 (17.31%) Middleware
14 18 (17.31%) Internet
15 17 (16.35%) E-Commerce
15 17 (16.35%) Web Services
16 16 (15.38%) JBoss

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 16 (15.38%) JBoss
1 16 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (14.42%) WebSphere
3 11 (10.58%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.85%) Apache Solr
4 4 (3.85%) Liferay
4 4 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (2.88%) Drupal
5 3 (2.88%) Joomla!
5 3 (2.88%) WordPress
6 2 (1.92%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.92%) CMS
7 1 (0.96%) Apache
7 1 (0.96%) Confluence
7 1 (0.96%) GeoServer
Business Applications
1 8 (7.69%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.65%) SaaS
3 8 (7.69%) Boomi
4 4 (3.85%) IaaS
4 4 (3.85%) PaaS
4 4 (3.85%) Serverless
5 3 (2.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (2.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.88%) Datadog
5 3 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.31%) Internet
2 11 (10.58%) FTP
2 11 (10.58%) HTTP
2 11 (10.58%) SSH
3 3 (2.88%) Firewall
4 2 (1.92%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (1.92%) SAN
4 2 (1.92%) VLAN
5 1 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.58%) Hadoop
2 11 (10.58%) MySQL
3 9 (8.65%) Big Data
4 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.81%) QlikView
4 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.85%) DB2
6 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.46%) Maven
3 13 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 13 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 11 (10.58%) IntelliJ
4 11 (10.58%) NetBeans
4 11 (10.58%) Subversion
5 10 (9.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (9.62%) Vagrant
6 7 (6.73%) Hudson
7 6 (5.77%) JIRA
8 5 (4.81%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.85%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.88%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.88%) Travis CI
11 2 (1.92%) Appium
11 2 (1.92%) PyCharm
11 2 (1.92%) Robot Framework
11 2 (1.92%) Sikuli
11 2 (1.92%) UI Automator
General
1 13 (12.50%) Marketing
2 6 (5.77%) Finance
3 5 (4.81%) Games
4 4 (3.85%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.92%) Digital Economy
5 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (54.81%) Developer
2 17 (16.35%) Software Developer
3 14 (13.46%) Java Developer
4 13 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 11 (10.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (10.58%) Integration Engineer
5 11 (10.58%) Support Engineer
5 11 (10.58%) Technical Engineer
5 11 (10.58%) Technical Support
5 11 (10.58%) Technical Support Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Azure DevOps
7 7 (6.73%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Azure Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Embedded Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Open Source Developer
7 7 (6.73%) PHP Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.00%) Spring
2 24 (23.08%) REST
3 20 (19.23%) CSS
3 20 (19.23%) HTML
3 20 (19.23%) XML
4 18 (17.31%) Middleware
5 17 (16.35%) Web Services
6 16 (15.38%) HTML5
7 13 (12.50%) JMS
8 12 (11.54%) AngularJS
8 12 (11.54%) Java EE
8 12 (11.54%) Oracle Fusion
9 11 (10.58%) Hibernate
9 11 (10.58%) Java SE
9 11 (10.58%) SOAP
10 10 (9.62%) CSS3
10 10 (9.62%) jQuery
11 8 (7.69%) RAML
12 6 (5.77%) LAMP
12 6 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.62%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (7.69%) Social Media
6 4 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.88%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.88%) User Experience
8 2 (1.92%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.92%) RIA
9 1 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.96%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.92%) Linux
2 14 (13.46%) Ubuntu
3 12 (11.54%) Windows
4 11 (10.58%) CentOS
4 11 (10.58%) Debian
4 11 (10.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (9.62%) Unix
6 7 (6.73%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (3.85%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.88%) Android
8 3 (2.88%) DC/OS
8 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (31.73%) Software Engineering
3 28 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (24.04%) DevOps
5 22 (21.15%) Scrum
5 22 (21.15%) TDD
6 21 (20.19%) BDD
6 21 (20.19%) SOA
7 17 (16.35%) E-Commerce
8 11 (10.58%) Front End Development
8 11 (10.58%) Test Scripting
8 11 (10.58%) Web Application Development
9 9 (8.65%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (8.65%) SDLC
9 9 (8.65%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.69%) CRM
10 8 (7.69%) ERP
11 7 (6.73%) High Availability
11 7 (6.73%) ITIL
11 7 (6.73%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 64 (61.54%) Java
2 31 (29.81%) JavaScript
3 25 (24.04%) Python
4 20 (19.23%) SQL
5 12 (11.54%) C++
6 11 (10.58%) Bash Shell
6 11 (10.58%) Java 8
7 8 (7.69%) C
8 7 (6.73%) Go
8 7 (6.73%) PHP
8 7 (6.73%) Ruby
8 7 (6.73%) Tcl
9 2 (1.92%) C#
9 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (23.08%) Degree
2 13 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 12 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (9.62%) ISTQB
4 10 (9.62%) SC Cleared
5 8 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (4.81%) ISEB
7 4 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.85%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.96%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) Docker
2 7 (6.73%) Firmware
3 5 (4.81%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.88%) VirtualBox
5 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (9.62%) Docker Swarm
1 10 (9.62%) Kubernetes
1 10 (9.62%) Packer
1 10 (9.62%) Terraform
2 7 (6.73%) Ansible
2 7 (6.73%) Consul
2 7 (6.73%) Nagios
3 4 (3.85%) Tivoli
4 3 (2.88%) HP ALM
4 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (29.81%) Oracle
2 23 (22.12%) IBM
3 19 (18.27%) BEA
3 19 (18.27%) TIBCO
4 8 (7.69%) Dell
4 8 (7.69%) JD Edwards
4 8 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
4 8 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (7.69%) SAP
4 8 (7.69%) Siebel
4 8 (7.69%) Workday
5 7 (6.73%) Atmel
6 4 (3.85%) Google
6 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.88%) HP
7 3 (2.88%) New Relic
7 3 (2.88%) Splunk
7 3 (2.88%) VMware
8 1 (0.96%) Facebook
8 1 (0.96%) Twitter