The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 56 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.63% 0.55% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.97% 1.29% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
152 232 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 31.67% 42.34% 33.19%
Number of salaries quoted 112 179 139
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft