The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 96 108 133
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +25
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 90 75 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.33% 2.03% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 2.45% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 80 72 27
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,149 £27,890
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3357 3057 2497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.99% 82.73% 78.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2767 2518 2052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Open Source
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Open Source Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Open Source
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Open Source
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +14 46 £40,000 +18.54% 4
Northamptonshire -1 27 £52,500 +7.14% 4
Leicestershire +12 17 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 114 (59.07%) Java
2 68 (35.23%) JavaScript
3 65 (33.68%) HTML
3 65 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (30.05%) MySQL
5 54 (27.98%) Finance
6 52 (26.94%) SQL
7 51 (26.42%) PHP
8 50 (25.91%) Oracle
9 49 (25.39%) Linux
10 40 (20.73%) Apache
10 40 (20.73%) Windows
11 36 (18.65%) CSS
11 36 (18.65%) Tomcat
11 36 (18.65%) LAN
11 36 (18.65%) WAN
11 36 (18.65%) Mentoring
11 36 (18.65%) SDLC
12 34 (17.62%) Web Services
12 34 (17.62%) Cisco
12 34 (17.62%) SAN
13 32 (16.58%) C#
14 31 (16.06%) Google Apps
14 31 (16.06%) E-Commerce
15 30 (15.54%) Web Development
16 29 (15.03%) Spring
17 28 (14.51%) OpenStack
18 27 (13.99%) AngularJS
18 27 (13.99%) Information Security
19 25 (12.95%) Google

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 40 (20.73%) Apache
2 36 (18.65%) Tomcat
3 28 (14.51%) OpenStack
4 16 (8.29%) Node.js
5 6 (3.11%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 5 (2.59%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.07%) Joomla!
7 4 (2.07%) SAS
8 3 (1.55%) CMS
8 3 (1.55%) WordPress
9 2 (1.04%) Moodle
9 2 (1.04%) Drupal
9 2 (1.04%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.52%) IIS
10 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (4.15%) MS Office
1 8 (4.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (3.11%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 31 (16.06%) Google Apps
2 8 (4.15%) IaaS
2 8 (4.15%) SaaS
2 8 (4.15%) PaaS
3 7 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (18.65%) WAN
1 36 (18.65%) LAN
2 34 (17.62%) SAN
3 15 (7.77%) Network Security
4 5 (2.59%) HTTPS
4 5 (2.59%) HTTP
4 5 (2.59%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.07%) Internet
5 4 (2.07%) Firewall
6 3 (1.55%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.04%) VoIP
8 1 (0.52%) SSL
8 1 (0.52%) VPN
8 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (30.05%) MySQL
2 18 (9.33%) Big Data
3 12 (6.22%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.18%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.66%) Hadoop
5 9 (4.66%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.11%) DB2 UDB
6 6 (3.11%) Pentaho
6 6 (3.11%) DB2
6 6 (3.11%) Impala
7 5 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.59%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.52%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 19 (9.84%) Maven
2 17 (8.81%) Jenkins
3 13 (6.74%) JUnit
4 12 (6.22%) EasyMock
5 7 (3.63%) Subversion
5 7 (3.63%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.11%) Ant
6 6 (3.11%) CruiseControl
6 6 (3.11%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (2.59%) Selenium
8 2 (1.04%) Xcode
8 2 (1.04%) Calabash
8 2 (1.04%) Grunt
8 2 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.04%) Yeoman
8 2 (1.04%) Mocha
9 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.52%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.52%) gulp
9 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
General
1 54 (27.98%) Finance
2 22 (11.40%) Retail
3 18 (9.33%) Games
4 17 (8.81%) Legal
5 6 (3.11%) Banking
5 6 (3.11%) Marketing
6 3 (1.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 60 (31.09%) Developer
2 32 (16.58%) Designer
3 24 (12.44%) Java Developer
4 22 (11.40%) Junior
5 21 (10.88%) Infrastructure Designer
6 19 (9.84%) Development Manager
7 16 (8.29%) Architect
7 16 (8.29%) Consultant
8 15 (7.77%) Junior Developer
9 13 (6.74%) Security Specialist
9 13 (6.74%) Software Manager
9 13 (6.74%) Software Development Manager
10 11 (5.70%) Analyst
11 10 (5.18%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (5.18%) Information Specialist
11 10 (5.18%) Information Security Specialist
12 9 (4.66%) Junior Consultant
13 8 (4.15%) Design Engineer
13 8 (4.15%) PHP Developer
14 7 (3.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (33.68%) HTML
2 36 (18.65%) CSS
3 34 (17.62%) Web Services
4 29 (15.03%) Spring
5 27 (13.99%) AngularJS
6 25 (12.95%) XML
7 17 (8.81%) SOAP
7 17 (8.81%) .NET
8 13 (6.74%) J2EE
8 13 (6.74%) jQuery
9 12 (6.22%) Middleware
9 12 (6.22%) ASP.NET
10 11 (5.70%) Swing
11 10 (5.18%) RESTful
12 9 (4.66%) JMS
12 9 (4.66%) WSDL
12 9 (4.66%) Java EE
13 7 (3.63%) JPA
13 7 (3.63%) Struts
13 7 (3.63%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.29%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.77%) Data Centre
3 14 (7.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (4.15%) EPoS
5 7 (3.63%) Kindle
5 7 (3.63%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.11%) Cryptography
6 6 (3.11%) Credit Risk
6 6 (3.11%) DataPower
7 5 (2.59%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.59%) Statistics
7 5 (2.59%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.07%) GIS
8 4 (2.07%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.07%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.55%) PKI
9 3 (1.55%) User Experience
9 3 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (25.39%) Linux
2 40 (20.73%) Windows
3 13 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (4.66%) UNIX
5 6 (3.11%) zOS
6 4 (2.07%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.04%) Android
8 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.65%) Mentoring
2 36 (18.65%) SDLC
3 31 (16.06%) E-Commerce
4 30 (15.54%) Web Development
5 27 (13.99%) Information Security
6 22 (11.40%) MVC
7 20 (10.36%) ETL
7 20 (10.36%) Software Engineering
8 16 (8.29%) Systems Analysis
8 16 (8.29%) SOA
9 14 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (7.25%) Cyber Security
10 13 (6.74%) People Management
11 11 (5.70%) OO
12 10 (5.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (4.66%) Demand Management
13 9 (4.66%) Reverse Engineering
13 9 (4.66%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 114 (59.07%) Java
2 68 (35.23%) JavaScript
3 52 (26.94%) SQL
4 51 (26.42%) PHP
5 32 (16.58%) C#
6 12 (6.22%) TypeScript
7 11 (5.70%) VB
8 7 (3.63%) Scala
9 6 (3.11%) Python
10 5 (2.59%) VBA
10 5 (2.59%) R
11 3 (1.55%) C
11 3 (1.55%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.55%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.55%) C++
12 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.04%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.04%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.52%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (8.81%) Degree
2 9 (4.66%) CISSP
3 6 (3.11%) OCPJP
4 5 (2.59%) PhD
4 5 (2.59%) CSSLP
5 4 (2.07%) CISM
6 3 (1.55%) ISEB
6 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.04%) GCIH
7 2 (1.04%) CEH
7 2 (1.04%) GWAPT
7 2 (1.04%) GPEN
7 2 (1.04%) OSCP
7 2 (1.04%) OSCE
7 2 (1.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.52%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.52%) CISMP
8 1 (0.52%) RHCE
8 1 (0.52%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.63%) ISO 9001
1 7 (3.63%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.07%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.59%) WebInspect
2 4 (2.07%) Puppet
2 4 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.07%) Ansible
3 1 (0.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 50 (25.91%) Oracle
2 34 (17.62%) Cisco
3 25 (12.95%) Google
4 13 (6.74%) Red Hat
5 9 (4.66%) hybris
6 8 (4.15%) VMware
6 8 (4.15%) Teradata
6 8 (4.15%) ATG
7 6 (3.11%) Talend
8 5 (2.59%) Ab Initio
8 5 (2.59%) Informatica
8 5 (2.59%) HP
9 4 (2.07%) ESRI
9 4 (2.07%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.04%) Apple
11 1 (0.52%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.52%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.52%) Adobe
11 1 (0.52%) Zend
11 1 (0.52%) Facebook
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