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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 82 104 128
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +24
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 100 75 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.75% 2.00% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 2.43% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 89 72 35
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £30,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £62,250 £65,000
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
3170 3081 2520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.04% 82.31% 78.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 2569 2126
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Northamptonshire 0 41 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Nottinghamshire +15 30 £37,500 +15.43% 2
Leicestershire +24 27 £45,000 -26.53%
Derbyshire -4 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 100 (53.19%) Java
2 68 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (34.57%) MySQL
4 61 (32.45%) JavaScript
5 58 (30.85%) HTML
6 54 (28.72%) Linux
7 51 (27.13%) PHP
7 51 (27.13%) SQL
8 45 (23.94%) Finance
8 45 (23.94%) Oracle
9 42 (22.34%) Apache
9 42 (22.34%) Windows
10 41 (21.81%) SDLC
11 38 (20.21%) LAN
11 38 (20.21%) WAN
11 38 (20.21%) Tomcat
11 38 (20.21%) CSS
12 37 (19.68%) Cisco
13 36 (19.15%) SAN
14 33 (17.55%) Google Apps
15 32 (17.02%) Mentoring
16 31 (16.49%) Web Services
16 31 (16.49%) Web Development
17 30 (15.96%) OpenStack
18 29 (15.43%) E-Commerce
19 27 (14.36%) C#
19 27 (14.36%) Google
20 26 (13.83%) MVC
21 24 (12.77%) Information Security
22 23 (12.23%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 42 (22.34%) Apache
2 38 (20.21%) Tomcat
3 30 (15.96%) OpenStack
4 7 (3.72%) Node.js
5 6 (3.19%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 5 (2.66%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.13%) Joomla!
7 4 (2.13%) SAS
8 3 (1.60%) CMS
8 3 (1.60%) Drupal
8 3 (1.60%) WordPress
9 2 (1.06%) Moodle
9 2 (1.06%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.53%) IIS
10 1 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (5.32%) MS Office
1 10 (5.32%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.66%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 33 (17.55%) Google Apps
2 10 (5.32%) IaaS
2 10 (5.32%) SaaS
2 10 (5.32%) PaaS
3 7 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (20.21%) WAN
1 38 (20.21%) LAN
2 36 (19.15%) SAN
3 12 (6.38%) Network Security
4 5 (2.66%) HTTP
4 5 (2.66%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.13%) HTTPS
5 4 (2.13%) Internet
6 3 (1.60%) Firewall
6 3 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.53%) VoIP
8 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (34.57%) MySQL
2 21 (11.17%) Big Data
3 13 (6.91%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.91%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (5.85%) RDBMS
5 10 (5.32%) SQL Server
6 9 (4.79%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.19%) Impala
7 6 (3.19%) DB2 UDB
7 6 (3.19%) Pentaho
7 6 (3.19%) DB2
8 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.06%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.53%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (7.45%) Maven
2 12 (6.38%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.26%) EasyMock
3 8 (4.26%) JUnit
4 7 (3.72%) Eclipse
4 7 (3.72%) Subversion
5 6 (3.19%) Ant
5 6 (3.19%) CruiseControl
5 6 (3.19%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (1.06%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.06%) Selenium
7 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.53%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 45 (23.94%) Finance
2 21 (11.17%) Retail
3 16 (8.51%) Legal
4 14 (7.45%) Games
5 8 (4.26%) Marketing
6 6 (3.19%) Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 51 (27.13%) Developer
2 31 (16.49%) Designer
3 24 (12.77%) Junior
4 22 (11.70%) Infrastructure Designer
5 19 (10.11%) Development Manager
6 18 (9.57%) Architect
6 18 (9.57%) Java Developer
6 18 (9.57%) Junior Developer
7 14 (7.45%) Consultant
8 13 (6.91%) Software Development Manager
8 13 (6.91%) Software Manager
9 12 (6.38%) PHP Developer
9 12 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (5.85%) Security Specialist
11 10 (5.32%) Analyst
12 8 (4.26%) Software Developer
12 8 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
12 8 (4.26%) Junior Consultant
12 8 (4.26%) Design Engineer
12 8 (4.26%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (30.85%) HTML
2 38 (20.21%) CSS
3 31 (16.49%) Web Services
4 23 (12.23%) XML
5 21 (11.17%) Spring
6 19 (10.11%) SOAP
7 15 (7.98%) jQuery
7 15 (7.98%) AngularJS
8 14 (7.45%) Middleware
9 12 (6.38%) .NET
10 11 (5.85%) J2EE
10 11 (5.85%) JMS
11 10 (5.32%) RESTful
12 9 (4.79%) WSDL
13 7 (3.72%) XSLT
13 7 (3.72%) Swing
13 7 (3.72%) Struts
13 7 (3.72%) JSP
13 7 (3.72%) Java EE
13 7 (3.72%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.11%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (5.32%) EPoS
4 9 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.26%) Credit Risk
6 7 (3.72%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.72%) Kindle
7 6 (3.19%) DataPower
8 5 (2.66%) Cryptography
8 5 (2.66%) Statistics
8 5 (2.66%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.13%) GIS
9 4 (2.13%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.13%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.60%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.60%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 54 (28.72%) Linux
2 42 (22.34%) Windows
3 14 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (5.32%) UNIX
5 6 (3.19%) zOS
6 2 (1.06%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.06%) Android
6 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (21.81%) SDLC
3 32 (17.02%) Mentoring
4 31 (16.49%) Web Development
5 29 (15.43%) E-Commerce
6 26 (13.83%) MVC
7 24 (12.77%) Information Security
8 20 (10.64%) ETL
9 18 (9.57%) SOA
10 16 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (6.91%) OO
11 13 (6.91%) Software Engineering
11 13 (6.91%) People Management
11 13 (6.91%) Cyber Security
12 12 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (5.85%) TOGAF
13 11 (5.85%) ERP
14 10 (5.32%) EAI
14 10 (5.32%) Data Modelling
14 10 (5.32%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 100 (53.19%) Java
2 61 (32.45%) JavaScript
3 51 (27.13%) PHP
3 51 (27.13%) SQL
4 27 (14.36%) C#
5 13 (6.91%) VB
6 10 (5.32%) TypeScript
7 6 (3.19%) Scala
8 5 (2.66%) R
8 5 (2.66%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.66%) Python
9 4 (2.13%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.13%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.60%) C
11 2 (1.06%) C++
11 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (12.23%) Degree
2 7 (3.72%) CISSP
3 6 (3.19%) OCPJP
4 5 (2.66%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.66%) PhD
4 5 (2.66%) ISEB
5 4 (2.13%) CSSLP
6 3 (1.60%) CISM
7 1 (0.53%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.72%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.13%) WebInspect
1 4 (2.13%) Puppet
1 4 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.13%) Ansible
2 1 (0.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (23.94%) Oracle
2 37 (19.68%) Cisco
3 27 (14.36%) Google
4 14 (7.45%) Red Hat
5 11 (5.85%) hybris
6 10 (5.32%) ATG
7 8 (4.26%) VMware
8 6 (3.19%) Teradata
8 6 (3.19%) Talend
9 4 (2.13%) Cloudera
9 4 (2.13%) ESRI
9 4 (2.13%) HP
10 3 (1.60%) IBM
10 3 (1.60%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.60%) Informatica
11 2 (1.06%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.53%) Adobe
12 1 (0.53%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.53%) Facebook
12 1 (0.53%) Twitter
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