Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 45 82
Rank change year-on-year -22 +37 +22
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 83 125 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.02% 5.12% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 5.93% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 77 90 94
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -16.26% +1.50%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,288 £33,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% -4.76%

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 1,876 2,108 3,006
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 90.89% 86.29% 90.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,588 1,707 2,217
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 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.25% -3.00% -

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 49 (59.04%) Java
2 43 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (45.78%) Python
4 33 (39.76%) Linux
5 32 (38.55%) DevOps
6 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
7 28 (33.73%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (31.33%) Scrum
9 25 (30.12%) SQL
10 24 (28.92%) Git (software)
11 22 (26.51%) Amazon AWS
11 22 (26.51%) HTML
12 20 (24.10%) Degree
12 20 (24.10%) Big Data
12 20 (24.10%) Jenkins
13 18 (21.69%) Microservices
13 18 (21.69%) HTML5
13 18 (21.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 18 (21.69%) C#
14 17 (20.48%) TDD
14 17 (20.48%) High Availability
14 17 (20.48%) Software Engineering
15 16 (19.28%) Docker
16 15 (18.07%) BDD
16 15 (18.07%) Test Automation
16 15 (18.07%) Subversion
16 15 (18.07%) Oracle
16 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
16 15 (18.07%) CSS
17 14 (16.87%) Kubernetes

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 8 (9.64%) Apache Spark
1 8 (9.64%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.82%) Apache Pig
2 4 (4.82%) nginx
2 4 (4.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.41%) Apache
3 2 (2.41%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.20%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.20%) CMS
4 1 (1.20%) Drupal
4 1 (1.20%) Liferay
4 1 (1.20%) Traffic Server
4 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 22 (26.51%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (21.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (15.66%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (10.84%) Amazon S3
4 9 (10.84%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (10.84%) GitHub
5 6 (7.23%) Serverless
6 4 (4.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (4.82%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (4.82%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (4.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (4.82%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (4.82%) CloudFront
6 4 (4.82%) Route 53
6 4 (4.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (3.61%) IaaS
8 2 (2.41%) PaaS
9 1 (1.20%) Office 365
9 1 (1.20%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) SSH
2 5 (6.02%) H.323
2 5 (6.02%) HTTP
3 4 (4.82%) Firewall
3 4 (4.82%) SNMP
3 4 (4.82%) Unified Communications
3 4 (4.82%) VPN
4 1 (1.20%) 2G
4 1 (1.20%) 3G
4 1 (1.20%) 4G
4 1 (1.20%) Internet
4 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.10%) Big Data
2 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
3 12 (14.46%) MongoDB
4 10 (12.05%) NoSQL
5 9 (10.84%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (10.84%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (10.84%) Hadoop
5 9 (10.84%) MySQL
6 8 (9.64%) Apache Hive
7 7 (8.43%) Relational Database
8 6 (7.23%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (7.23%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.82%) Cloudera CDH
9 4 (4.82%) Couchbase
9 4 (4.82%) HBase
9 4 (4.82%) QlikView
9 4 (4.82%) Spark SQL
9 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (4.82%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 24 (28.92%) Git (software)
2 20 (24.10%) Jenkins
3 15 (18.07%) Subversion
4 13 (15.66%) Cucumber
5 9 (10.84%) Eclipse
6 7 (8.43%) JIRA
7 6 (7.23%) Appium
7 6 (7.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (7.23%) Selenium
7 6 (7.23%) Vagrant
8 5 (6.02%) PyCharm
8 5 (6.02%) Robot Framework
8 5 (6.02%) Sahi
8 5 (6.02%) Sikuli
8 5 (6.02%) SpecFlow
8 5 (6.02%) UI Automator
8 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio
8 5 (6.02%) WebDriver
9 4 (4.82%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
1 9 (10.84%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.02%) Marketing
3 3 (3.61%) Electronics
3 3 (3.61%) Games
3 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (42.17%) Developer
2 12 (14.46%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Development Manager
6 6 (7.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (6.02%) Test Automation Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Azure DevOps
8 4 (4.82%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Engineering Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Open Source Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Big Data Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (4.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Software Manager
9 3 (3.61%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.51%) HTML
2 18 (21.69%) HTML5
3 15 (18.07%) CSS
4 12 (14.46%) AngularJS
4 12 (14.46%) Spring
5 10 (12.05%) Hibernate
5 10 (12.05%) React
6 9 (10.84%) Web Services
6 9 (10.84%) XML
7 7 (8.43%) .NET
7 7 (8.43%) jQuery
8 6 (7.23%) CSS3
8 6 (7.23%) REST
8 6 (7.23%) SOAP
9 5 (6.02%) Django
9 5 (6.02%) Node.js
9 5 (6.02%) RESTful
9 5 (6.02%) TensorFlow
9 5 (6.02%) Twisted
9 5 (6.02%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.64%) User Experience
3 5 (6.02%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.82%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (4.82%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.20%) Blog
6 1 (1.20%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.20%) Handset
6 1 (1.20%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 33 (39.76%) Linux
2 12 (14.46%) Android
3 10 (12.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (12.05%) Unix
4 8 (9.64%) CentOS
5 7 (8.43%) Windows
6 6 (7.23%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.82%) Debian
7 4 (4.82%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (38.55%) DevOps
3 28 (33.73%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (31.33%) Scrum
5 18 (21.69%) Microservices
6 17 (20.48%) High Availability
6 17 (20.48%) Software Engineering
6 17 (20.48%) TDD
7 15 (18.07%) BDD
7 15 (18.07%) Test Automation
8 13 (15.66%) Coaching
9 12 (14.46%) Analytics
9 12 (14.46%) Continuous Deployment
10 11 (13.25%) Computer Science
10 11 (13.25%) Data Analytics
10 11 (13.25%) OO
10 11 (13.25%) SDLC
11 10 (12.05%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (12.05%) Web Development
12 9 (10.84%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 49 (59.04%) Java
2 38 (45.78%) Python
3 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
4 25 (30.12%) SQL
5 18 (21.69%) C#
6 13 (15.66%) Ruby
7 10 (12.05%) Java 8
8 9 (10.84%) Scala
9 8 (9.64%) C++
9 8 (9.64%) Go
9 8 (9.64%) Shell Script
10 5 (6.02%) Bash Shell
10 5 (6.02%) C
10 5 (6.02%) Objective-C
10 5 (6.02%) R
11 4 (4.82%) Assembly Language
12 3 (3.61%) PHP
13 1 (1.20%) Kotlin
13 1 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (24.10%) Degree
2 10 (12.05%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (12.05%) Security Cleared
3 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.46%) QA
System Software
1 16 (19.28%) Docker
2 11 (13.25%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.82%) Apache Flume
4 4 (4.82%) HDFS
4 4 (4.82%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.20%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) Kubernetes
2 9 (10.84%) Terraform
3 7 (8.43%) Ansible
4 6 (7.23%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (7.23%) Nagios
4 6 (7.23%) Puppet
5 5 (6.02%) Kibana
5 5 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (4.82%) Mesos
6 4 (4.82%) Oozie
6 4 (4.82%) Rancher
6 4 (4.82%) Rundeck
6 4 (4.82%) Salt
7 2 (2.41%) Consul
7 2 (2.41%) Packer
8 1 (1.20%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.20%) Nessus
8 1 (1.20%) Nmap
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.20%) SELinux
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Oracle
2 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.25%) VMware
3 6 (7.23%) Google
4 5 (6.02%) RapidMiner
4 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.82%) Cloudera
5 4 (4.82%) Hortonworks
5 4 (4.82%) Tableau
6 3 (3.61%) SAP