Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 65 106
Rank change year-on-year -6 +41 -20
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 78 94 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.41% 3.99% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 4.61% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 80 83 87
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.68% -12.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £69,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - +5.56%

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 2,010 2,040 3,157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 87.85% 86.66% 91.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,705 1,640 2,419
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 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 46 (58.97%) Java
2 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (38.46%) Python
3 30 (38.46%) DevOps
4 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
5 22 (28.21%) TDD
6 21 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (25.64%) Scrum
8 18 (23.08%) HTML
8 18 (23.08%) BDD
9 17 (21.79%) Git (software)
9 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (21.79%) SQL
9 17 (21.79%) Linux
10 15 (19.23%) CSS
10 15 (19.23%) Big Data
11 14 (17.95%) Jenkins
11 14 (17.95%) Spring
12 13 (16.67%) HTML5
13 12 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (15.38%) Docker
13 12 (15.38%) Coaching
13 12 (15.38%) Hibernate
13 12 (15.38%) Kubernetes
13 12 (15.38%) Java 8
14 11 (14.10%) Terraform
14 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
14 11 (14.10%) SSH
14 11 (14.10%) Degree
14 11 (14.10%) Finance

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 5 (6.41%) Apache Solr
2 4 (5.13%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.13%) Appian
2 4 (5.13%) JBoss
2 4 (5.13%) Liferay
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.13%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.13%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.85%) Drupal
3 3 (3.85%) Joomla!
3 3 (3.85%) WordPress
4 1 (1.28%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.28%) Apache
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.69%) IaaS
3 6 (7.69%) PaaS
4 4 (5.13%) SaaS
5 3 (3.85%) Serverless
6 1 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.28%) Datadog
6 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.10%) SSH
2 6 (7.69%) Internet
3 2 (2.56%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (1.28%) 2G
4 1 (1.28%) 3G
4 1 (1.28%) 4G
4 1 (1.28%) Firewall
4 1 (1.28%) HTTP
4 1 (1.28%) SAN
4 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) Big Data
2 11 (14.10%) Hadoop
3 9 (11.54%) MySQL
4 7 (8.97%) DB2
4 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.13%) Apache Hive
5 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.28%) Flink
8 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.95%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (10.26%) Vagrant
4 7 (8.97%) Hudson
5 5 (6.41%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.13%) Appium
6 4 (5.13%) Subversion
7 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.85%) PyCharm
7 3 (3.85%) Robot Framework
7 3 (3.85%) Sahi
7 3 (3.85%) Selenium
7 3 (3.85%) Sikuli
7 3 (3.85%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.85%) UI Automator
7 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.85%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.56%) Maven
9 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 11 (14.10%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Marketing
3 5 (6.41%) Games
4 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.56%) Retail
6 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 39 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (17.95%) Java Developer
3 13 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Azure DevOps
4 9 (11.54%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Azure Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Open Source Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (6.41%) Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Presales Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Data Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Data Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Digital Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Agile Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) HTML
2 15 (19.23%) CSS
3 14 (17.95%) Spring
4 13 (16.67%) HTML5
5 12 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
7 8 (10.26%) CSS3
7 8 (10.26%) Middleware
7 8 (10.26%) REST
8 6 (7.69%) XML
9 5 (6.41%) jQuery
9 5 (6.41%) TensorFlow
9 5 (6.41%) Web Services
10 4 (5.13%) Akka
10 4 (5.13%) J2EE
10 4 (5.13%) Lucene
10 4 (5.13%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (5.13%) WebCenter
11 3 (3.85%) CGI
12 2 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.13%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.28%) Handset
6 1 (1.28%) RIA
6 1 (1.28%) Social Media
6 1 (1.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.79%) Linux
2 11 (14.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (12.82%) CentOS
3 10 (12.82%) Ubuntu
4 9 (11.54%) Debian
5 8 (10.26%) Unix
6 5 (6.41%) Android
7 3 (3.85%) Windows
8 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.28%) DC/OS
8 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.46%) DevOps
3 22 (28.21%) TDD
4 21 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (25.64%) Scrum
6 18 (23.08%) BDD
7 12 (15.38%) Coaching
8 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
9 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce
10 9 (11.54%) Analytics
10 9 (11.54%) Open Source Development
11 8 (10.26%) Data Analytics
11 8 (10.26%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (10.26%) Front End Development
11 8 (10.26%) SOA
11 8 (10.26%) Web Application Development
12 7 (8.97%) Content Management
12 7 (8.97%) High Availability
12 7 (8.97%) Microservices
12 7 (8.97%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.97%) Java
2 30 (38.46%) Python
3 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
4 17 (21.79%) SQL
5 12 (15.38%) Java 8
6 10 (12.82%) Bash Shell
7 8 (10.26%) C#
7 8 (10.26%) Ruby
8 7 (8.97%) Go
9 6 (7.69%) PHP
10 5 (6.41%) R
10 5 (6.41%) Scala
11 1 (1.28%) C++
11 1 (1.28%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) Degree
1 11 (14.10%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.13%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.38%) Docker
2 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.28%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) Kubernetes
2 11 (14.10%) Terraform
3 8 (10.26%) Docker Swarm
3 8 (10.26%) Packer
4 7 (8.97%) Consul
4 7 (8.97%) Nagios
5 4 (5.13%) Tivoli
6 3 (3.85%) Ansible
7 1 (1.28%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.28%) Kibana
7 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.28%) Puppet
7 1 (1.28%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (8.97%) Oracle
2 5 (6.41%) RapidMiner
3 4 (5.13%) IBM
4 2 (2.56%) Google
5 1 (1.28%) Facebook
5 1 (1.28%) New Relic
5 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.28%) Splunk
5 1 (1.28%) Twitter
5 1 (1.28%) VMware