Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 101 85
Rank change year-on-year +43 -16 +29
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 107 110 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.33% 2.96% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 3.31% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 79 103 134
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £60,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%

Open Source is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2065 3321 4106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.64% 89.39% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 2625 2832
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £75,000
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 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 67 (62.62%) Java
2 51 (47.66%) Degree
3 50 (46.73%) Linux
4 41 (38.32%) Web Services
4 41 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (29.91%) Python
6 31 (28.97%) Software Engineering
6 31 (28.97%) REST
7 29 (27.10%) Oracle
8 28 (26.17%) JavaScript
8 28 (26.17%) Eclipse
9 27 (25.23%) Scrum
9 27 (25.23%) Test Automation
10 25 (23.36%) Computer Science
10 25 (23.36%) Spring
10 25 (23.36%) SOAP
10 25 (23.36%) Computer Science Degree
11 24 (22.43%) HTML
11 24 (22.43%) HTTP
11 24 (22.43%) Regression Testing
12 22 (20.56%) Hadoop
12 22 (20.56%) Big Data
13 21 (19.63%) WebDriver
13 21 (19.63%) Test Scripting
13 21 (19.63%) SOA
14 20 (18.69%) IntelliJ
14 20 (18.69%) C++
14 20 (18.69%) JBoss
14 20 (18.69%) NetBeans
14 20 (18.69%) Maven

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 20 (18.69%) JBoss
2 17 (15.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (15.89%) Tomcat
2 17 (15.89%) WebSphere
3 8 (7.48%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.67%) Apache Solr
4 5 (4.67%) Confluence
4 5 (4.67%) IIS
5 4 (3.74%) Drupal
6 2 (1.87%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.48%) SaaS
3 7 (6.54%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.87%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.93%) IaaS
5 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.43%) HTTP
2 18 (16.82%) Internet
3 17 (15.89%) FTP
4 15 (14.02%) DNS
5 14 (13.08%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.54%) DHCP
6 7 (6.54%) SSL
7 6 (5.61%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.87%) Diameter Protocol
9 1 (0.93%) Skype
9 1 (0.93%) SMTP
9 1 (0.93%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.56%) Big Data
1 22 (20.56%) Hadoop
2 9 (8.41%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.48%) Pentaho
3 8 (7.48%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.54%) Redis
4 7 (6.54%) SQLite
5 6 (5.61%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.61%) Neo4j
6 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.67%) MySQL
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (26.17%) Eclipse
2 21 (19.63%) WebDriver
3 20 (18.69%) IntelliJ
3 20 (18.69%) JIRA
3 20 (18.69%) Maven
3 20 (18.69%) NetBeans
4 16 (14.95%) JMeter
5 15 (14.02%) Selenium
6 12 (11.21%) Git (software)
7 9 (8.41%) Cucumber
8 7 (6.54%) IDA Disassembler
8 7 (6.54%) Jenkins
8 7 (6.54%) OllyDbg
8 7 (6.54%) Subversion
8 7 (6.54%) WinDbg
9 6 (5.61%) SoapUI
9 6 (5.61%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (4.67%) Protractor
10 5 (4.67%) Selenium IDE
11 4 (3.74%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (9.35%) Digital Economy
2 7 (6.54%) Retail
3 6 (5.61%) Military
4 4 (3.74%) Marketing
4 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.87%) Banking
5 2 (1.87%) Finance
5 2 (1.87%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (16.82%) Developer
2 17 (15.89%) Integration Engineer
2 17 (15.89%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 17 (15.89%) Senior Support Engineer
2 17 (15.89%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 17 (15.89%) Senior Technical Support
2 17 (15.89%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 17 (15.89%) Support Engineer
2 17 (15.89%) Technical Engineer
2 17 (15.89%) Technical Support
2 17 (15.89%) Technical Support Engineer
3 12 (11.21%) Software Developer
3 12 (11.21%) Software Engineer
4 10 (9.35%) Software Tester
4 10 (9.35%) Tester
5 9 (8.41%) UI Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Java Software Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Test Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (38.32%) Web Services
2 31 (28.97%) REST
3 25 (23.36%) SOAP
3 25 (23.36%) Spring
4 24 (22.43%) HTML
5 18 (16.82%) XML
6 17 (15.89%) Java EE
6 17 (15.89%) Java SE
6 17 (15.89%) JMS
7 15 (14.02%) CSS
8 12 (11.21%) Ajax
9 11 (10.28%) HTML5
10 9 (8.41%) AngularJS
10 9 (8.41%) jQuery
10 9 (8.41%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (8.41%) Node.js
10 9 (8.41%) RequireJS
11 6 (5.61%) Apache CXF
11 6 (5.61%) Drools
11 6 (5.61%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.36%) Computer Science
2 20 (18.69%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.35%) Client/Server
5 6 (5.61%) Cyber Attack
5 6 (5.61%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 6 (5.61%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (4.67%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.80%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.80%) Social Media
8 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.87%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.93%) iPad
9 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (46.73%) Linux
2 16 (14.95%) Unix
3 15 (14.02%) Ubuntu
4 14 (13.08%) CentOS
5 6 (5.61%) Windows
6 3 (2.80%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.87%) Android
7 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.93%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.97%) Software Engineering
3 27 (25.23%) Scrum
3 27 (25.23%) Test Automation
4 24 (22.43%) Regression Testing
5 21 (19.63%) SOA
5 21 (19.63%) Test Scripting
6 18 (16.82%) TDD
6 18 (16.82%) Test Strategy
7 16 (14.95%) SDLC
8 15 (14.02%) BDD
9 14 (13.08%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (12.15%) Test Management
11 11 (10.28%) Mentoring
12 10 (9.35%) Issue Tracking
12 10 (9.35%) Machine Learning
12 10 (9.35%) Risk Management
12 10 (9.35%) User Stories
13 9 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (8.41%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 67 (62.62%) Java
2 32 (29.91%) Python
3 28 (26.17%) JavaScript
4 20 (18.69%) C++
5 18 (16.82%) Perl
6 15 (14.02%) SQL
7 12 (11.21%) Shell Script
8 10 (9.35%) Bash Shell
8 10 (9.35%) PHP
9 8 (7.48%) C
9 8 (7.48%) C#
9 8 (7.48%) Ruby
10 6 (5.61%) Jython
10 6 (5.61%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.80%) Scala
12 2 (1.87%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (1.87%) Go
12 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (47.66%) Degree
2 25 (23.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (15.89%) ISTQB
4 9 (8.41%) Master's Degree
5 8 (7.48%) Security Cleared
6 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
7 6 (5.61%) ISEB
8 5 (4.67%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.87%) CCNA
9 2 (1.87%) CCNP
9 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.95%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.28%) Docker
2 7 (6.54%) KVM
2 7 (6.54%) VirtualBox
2 7 (6.54%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.80%) Ansible
2 3 (2.80%) Puppet
3 1 (0.93%) CloudForms
3 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (27.10%) Oracle
2 17 (15.89%) BEA
2 17 (15.89%) IBM
2 17 (15.89%) TIBCO
3 10 (9.35%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.54%) Rackspace
4 7 (6.54%) VMware
5 6 (5.61%) HP
5 6 (5.61%) Talend
6 2 (1.87%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.87%) Cisco
7 1 (0.93%) Apigee
7 1 (0.93%) Conga
7 1 (0.93%) Google
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 70000 per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + Pension, Bonus, Private Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading
Thales
Posted: 14 days ago