Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 182 161
Rank change year-on-year +18 -21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 609 737 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.06% 1.94% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 2.23% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 478 619 717
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,226 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 25626 33026 36438
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.72% 87.08% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21193 27767 29161
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in the South East

Open Source
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Open Source in the South East

Open Source
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in the South East over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in the South East

Open Source
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. 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
Thames Valley +23 288 £47,500 -5.00% 22
Berkshire +42 171 £47,500 -5.00% 12
Hampshire +1 113 £47,500 +17.28% 9
Surrey -27 91 £55,000 -4.35% 6
East Sussex +43 62 £45,000 - 4
Oxfordshire -27 60 £47,500 -12.04% 6
Buckinghamshire +14 59 £43,750 -5.41% 4
West Sussex +27 24 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Kent +26 10 £32,000 -8.57%
M4 Corridor - 8 - -
Home Counties - 3 £60,000 -
Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Open Source
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 275 (45.16%) Linux
2 259 (42.53%) Java
2 259 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
3 211 (34.65%) Python
4 183 (30.05%) JavaScript
5 139 (22.82%) HTML
6 132 (21.67%) Scrum
7 127 (20.85%) Software Engineering
8 123 (20.20%) Degree
9 112 (18.39%) Ruby
10 109 (17.90%) TDD
10 109 (17.90%) PHP
10 109 (17.90%) DevOps
11 108 (17.73%) CSS
12 107 (17.57%) SQL
13 106 (17.41%) Big Data
14 105 (17.24%) Web Services
15 98 (16.09%) C#
16 97 (15.93%) MySQL
17 95 (15.60%) AngularJS
18 92 (15.11%) .NET
19 90 (14.78%) Continuous Integration
20 88 (14.45%) Amazon AWS
21 85 (13.96%) Docker
22 83 (13.63%) REST
22 83 (13.63%) Computer Science
23 82 (13.46%) C++
24 81 (13.30%) Spring
25 76 (12.48%) Puppet
26 74 (12.15%) Git (software)

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 74 (12.15%) Apache
2 48 (7.88%) nginx
3 43 (7.06%) Tomcat
4 41 (6.73%) Apache Spark
5 40 (6.57%) JBoss
6 32 (5.25%) Apache Solr
7 31 (5.09%) Elasticsearch
8 30 (4.93%) Confluence
9 26 (4.27%) Drupal
10 23 (3.78%) OpenStack
11 21 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 20 (3.28%) WebSphere
13 19 (3.12%) ArcGIS
14 17 (2.79%) Cloud Foundry
15 16 (2.63%) Jetty
15 16 (2.63%) SharePoint
16 14 (2.30%) GeoServer
17 11 (1.81%) WebLogic
18 10 (1.64%) IIS
18 10 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 88 (14.45%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (4.76%) SaaS
4 24 (3.94%) PaaS
5 10 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.64%) IaaS
5 10 (1.64%) OpenShift
6 9 (1.48%) GitHub
7 8 (1.31%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (0.99%) Office 365
9 5 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.82%) iPaaS
10 4 (0.66%) Datadog
10 4 (0.66%) Heroku
11 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.16%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.91%) Wireshark
2 33 (5.42%) HTTP
3 25 (4.11%) Internet
4 24 (3.94%) TCP/IP
4 24 (3.94%) tcpdump
5 23 (3.78%) DNS
6 18 (2.96%) WAN
7 17 (2.79%) Firewall
7 17 (2.79%) FTP
8 13 (2.13%) LAN
8 13 (2.13%) SSL
9 10 (1.64%) VoIP
10 8 (1.31%) DHCP
10 8 (1.31%) SMTP
11 5 (0.82%) RTP
12 4 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.66%) Intranet
12 4 (0.66%) Skype
13 3 (0.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (17.41%) Big Data
2 97 (15.93%) MySQL
3 71 (11.66%) Hadoop
4 60 (9.85%) NoSQL
5 47 (7.72%) MongoDB
6 39 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
7 34 (5.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 27 (4.43%) Redis
9 24 (3.94%) Relational Database
10 23 (3.78%) SQL Server
11 22 (3.61%) GIS
12 19 (3.12%) Geospatial Data
12 19 (3.12%) QGIS
13 17 (2.79%) RDBMS
14 15 (2.46%) Data Mining
15 13 (2.13%) Neo4j
15 13 (2.13%) Pentaho
16 11 (1.81%) HBase
17 9 (1.48%) Data Lake
17 9 (1.48%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 74 (12.15%) Git (software)
2 57 (9.36%) Jenkins
3 55 (9.03%) JIRA
4 42 (6.90%) Selenium
5 32 (5.25%) Eclipse
6 30 (4.93%) WebDriver
7 29 (4.76%) Maven
8 25 (4.11%) Subversion
9 23 (3.78%) IntelliJ
10 22 (3.61%) Cucumber
11 20 (3.28%) NetBeans
12 18 (2.96%) Bitbucket
13 17 (2.79%) JMeter
14 13 (2.13%) IDA Disassembler
14 13 (2.13%) OllyDbg
14 13 (2.13%) WinDbg
15 12 (1.97%) Gradle
16 11 (1.81%) Talend Open Studio
17 10 (1.64%) JUnit
18 8 (1.31%) Burp Suite
General
1 49 (8.05%) Finance
2 28 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 22 (3.61%) Marketing
4 11 (1.81%) Law
4 11 (1.81%) Military
5 10 (1.64%) Digital Economy
5 10 (1.64%) Games
6 9 (1.48%) Banking
6 9 (1.48%) Publishing
7 8 (1.31%) Retail
8 6 (0.99%) Advertising
8 6 (0.99%) Automotive
8 6 (0.99%) Electronics
9 5 (0.82%) Billing
10 2 (0.33%) Legal
10 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.33%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.16%) Local Government
11 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 211 (34.65%) Developer
2 81 (13.30%) Java Developer
3 49 (8.05%) Software Engineer
4 44 (7.22%) Software Developer
5 39 (6.40%) Architect
6 31 (5.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 30 (4.93%) Java Software Developer
8 28 (4.60%) Senior Developer
9 27 (4.43%) Administrator
10 26 (4.27%) PHP Developer
11 25 (4.11%) Analyst
12 24 (3.94%) DevOps Engineer
13 23 (3.78%) Agile Developer
14 22 (3.61%) Agile Java Developer
14 22 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 22 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
14 22 (3.61%) Web Developer
15 21 (3.45%) Java Engineer
16 20 (3.28%) Support Engineer
17 19 (3.12%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (22.82%) HTML
2 108 (17.73%) CSS
3 105 (17.24%) Web Services
4 95 (15.60%) AngularJS
5 92 (15.11%) .NET
6 83 (13.63%) REST
7 81 (13.30%) Spring
8 66 (10.84%) Node.js
9 62 (10.18%) SOAP
10 55 (9.03%) XML
11 53 (8.70%) jQuery
12 48 (7.88%) Kafka
13 47 (7.72%) HTML5
14 34 (5.58%) Ruby on Rails
15 32 (5.25%) LAMP
16 30 (4.93%) JMS
17 28 (4.60%) React
18 24 (3.94%) Ajax
19 23 (3.78%) D3.js
20 22 (3.61%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 83 (13.63%) Computer Science
2 48 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (4.60%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (4.11%) Mobile App
6 23 (3.78%) User Experience
7 20 (3.28%) Management Information System
8 18 (2.96%) Cloud Native
9 17 (2.79%) Data Centre
10 15 (2.46%) Public Cloud
10 15 (2.46%) Social Media
11 14 (2.30%) Private Cloud
12 13 (2.13%) Blog
12 13 (2.13%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 12 (1.97%) Cyber Attack
14 11 (1.81%) Client/Server
15 8 (1.31%) Cyberthreat
15 8 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
15 8 (1.31%) Linked Data
16 6 (0.99%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 275 (45.16%) Linux
2 68 (11.17%) Unix
3 48 (7.88%) CentOS
4 35 (5.75%) Windows
5 28 (4.60%) Android
6 27 (4.43%) Ubuntu
7 19 (3.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (2.30%) Apple iOS
9 13 (2.13%) Mac OS X
10 12 (1.97%) Debian
11 6 (0.99%) Windows Server
12 5 (0.82%) Solaris
13 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.33%) SUSE
14 2 (0.33%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (21.67%) Scrum
3 127 (20.85%) Software Engineering
4 109 (17.90%) DevOps
4 109 (17.90%) TDD
5 90 (14.78%) Continuous Integration
6 74 (12.15%) Test Automation
7 68 (11.17%) OO
8 61 (10.02%) SOA
9 55 (9.03%) Web Development
10 53 (8.70%) BDD
11 49 (8.05%) Analytics
11 49 (8.05%) MVC
12 46 (7.55%) Microservices
13 43 (7.06%) Configuration Management
13 43 (7.06%) Mentoring
13 43 (7.06%) SDLC
14 39 (6.40%) Machine Learning
15 38 (6.24%) OOP
16 37 (6.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 259 (42.53%) Java
2 211 (34.65%) Python
3 183 (30.05%) JavaScript
4 112 (18.39%) Ruby
5 109 (17.90%) PHP
6 107 (17.57%) SQL
7 98 (16.09%) C#
8 82 (13.46%) C++
9 66 (10.84%) Scala
10 51 (8.37%) Perl
11 42 (6.90%) Bash Shell
12 36 (5.91%) C
13 32 (5.25%) Shell Script
14 30 (4.93%) PowerShell
15 17 (2.79%) VB
16 15 (2.46%) Groovy
17 13 (2.13%) ES6
18 12 (1.97%) Go
18 12 (1.97%) PL/SQL
19 11 (1.81%) Jython
Qualifications
1 123 (20.20%) Degree
2 60 (9.85%) Security Cleared
3 55 (9.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 46 (7.55%) SC Cleared
5 24 (3.94%) ISTQB
6 17 (2.79%) ISEB
7 16 (2.63%) Master's Degree
8 12 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (1.15%) CCNA
10 7 (1.15%) CCNP
10 7 (1.15%) Numerate Degree
11 5 (0.82%) CCIE
11 5 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (0.66%) MCSD
13 3 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.33%) CISSP
14 2 (0.33%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.55%) QA
2 5 (0.82%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.49%) SLA
4 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 85 (13.96%) Docker
2 20 (3.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 20 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.46%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.81%) KVM
5 9 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.31%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.99%) Xen
8 5 (0.82%) Kamailio
8 5 (0.82%) Varnish
9 4 (0.66%) Active Directory
9 4 (0.66%) vCloud
10 3 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.33%) Ceph
11 2 (0.33%) HDFS
12 1 (0.16%) etcd
12 1 (0.16%) NFS
12 1 (0.16%) Samba
12 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 76 (12.48%) Puppet
2 63 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (7.22%) Ansible
4 22 (3.61%) Nagios
5 18 (2.96%) HAProxy
5 18 (2.96%) logstash
6 12 (1.97%) Kubernetes
7 8 (1.31%) Galera Cluster
7 8 (1.31%) Salt
8 7 (1.15%) CFEngine
8 7 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (1.15%) Terraform
9 4 (0.66%) Cobbler
9 4 (0.66%) cPanel
9 4 (0.66%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.49%) Oozie
10 3 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.33%) Ambari
11 2 (0.33%) Graphite
11 2 (0.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 71 (11.66%) Oracle
2 55 (9.03%) Microsoft
3 50 (8.21%) Red Hat
4 27 (4.43%) IBM
5 21 (3.45%) VMware
6 19 (3.12%) Mapinfo
7 18 (2.96%) TIBCO
8 17 (2.79%) BEA
9 14 (2.30%) Google
10 13 (2.13%) Atlassian
10 13 (2.13%) HP
11 12 (1.97%) Cisco
12 11 (1.81%) Talend
13 8 (1.31%) Forcepoint
14 7 (1.15%) SaltStack
14 7 (1.15%) ServiceNow
15 6 (0.99%) CA
15 6 (0.99%) Rackspace
15 6 (0.99%) Unisys
16 4 (0.66%) Cognizant
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Amazing training & progression
Posted: 16 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Amazing training & progression
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £34,000 to £52,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32500.00 - £40249.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Opensauce /New Growth Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Argo IT Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Training, Pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Capgemini
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 70000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Capgemini
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Capgemini
Posted: 7 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Capgemini
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £76,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago