The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 106 127 145
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +18
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 72 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.92% 1.23% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 3.79% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 69 34 29
Average salary £41,500 £44,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% +35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £70,000 £51,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
936 1030 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.91% 32.39% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 769 866 867
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
England

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 Miscellaneous 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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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 +16 43 £45,000 -21.73% 3
Leicestershire +5 17 £60,000 +90.47% 2
Nottinghamshire -12 11 £32,487 -0.04% 3
Derbyshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 64 (44.76%) MySQL
2 60 (41.96%) Java
3 59 (41.26%) Linux
4 54 (37.76%) PHP
5 49 (34.27%) .NET
6 46 (32.17%) HTML
7 43 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (29.37%) CSS
9 41 (28.67%) Apache
9 41 (28.67%) jQuery
10 39 (27.27%) JavaScript
11 37 (25.87%) SaaS
12 34 (23.78%) Marketing
12 34 (23.78%) Tomcat
13 32 (22.38%) Windows
14 30 (20.98%) IaaS
15 28 (19.58%) Firewall
16 27 (18.88%) Wireless
16 27 (18.88%) CISSP
16 27 (18.88%) VoIP
16 27 (18.88%) CEH
16 27 (18.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 27 (18.88%) Penetration Testing
16 27 (18.88%) CISMP
16 27 (18.88%) GPEN
16 27 (18.88%) OSCP
17 26 (18.18%) Security Testing
17 26 (18.18%) VPN
17 26 (18.18%) ASP.NET
18 25 (17.48%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 41 (28.67%) Apache
2 34 (23.78%) Tomcat
3 18 (12.59%) CMS
4 16 (11.19%) OpenStack
5 13 (9.09%) DNN
6 4 (2.80%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.10%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.10%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (2.10%) IIS
7 3 (2.10%) Node.js
8 2 (1.40%) WordPress
8 2 (1.40%) Moodle
9 1 (0.70%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.70%) nginx
9 1 (0.70%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.20%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.10%) MS Office
4 3 (2.10%) InDesign
5 1 (0.70%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 37 (25.87%) SaaS
2 30 (20.98%) IaaS
3 17 (11.89%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.40%) PaaS
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.70%) GitHub
5 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.58%) Firewall
2 27 (18.88%) Wireless
2 27 (18.88%) VoIP
3 26 (18.18%) VPN
4 25 (17.48%) WAN
4 25 (17.48%) LAN
4 25 (17.48%) SAN
5 3 (2.10%) Internet
6 2 (1.40%) Network Security
7 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (44.76%) MySQL
2 20 (13.99%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.90%) Data Mining
3 7 (4.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.80%) DB2
5 2 (1.40%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.40%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.40%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (13.29%) Subversion
2 16 (11.19%) Git (software)
3 15 (10.49%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 5 (3.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.10%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.70%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.70%) Maven
6 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.70%) MSTest
6 1 (0.70%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.70%) Ant
6 1 (0.70%) JUnit
6 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.70%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (23.78%) Marketing
2 25 (17.48%) Retail
3 2 (1.40%) Legal
4 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 51 (35.66%) Developer
2 27 (18.88%) Designer
3 22 (15.38%) Infrastructure Designer
4 19 (13.29%) PHP Developer
4 19 (13.29%) Architect
4 19 (13.29%) Tester
5 18 (12.59%) Software Developer
6 17 (11.89%) Security Tester
6 17 (11.89%) Penetration Tester
7 12 (8.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 11 (7.69%) Analyst
9 10 (6.99%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.59%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.20%) Information Architect
12 5 (3.50%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (3.50%) Administrator
13 4 (2.80%) Applications Developer
13 4 (2.80%) Business Analyst
13 4 (2.80%) Security Analyst
13 4 (2.80%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (34.27%) .NET
2 46 (32.17%) HTML
3 42 (29.37%) CSS
4 41 (28.67%) jQuery
5 26 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 20 (13.99%) XML
6 20 (13.99%) Ajax
6 20 (13.99%) HTML5
6 20 (13.99%) CSS3
7 17 (11.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 11 (7.69%) XHTML
10 9 (6.29%) LAMP
11 8 (5.59%) Web Services
12 6 (4.20%) REST
12 6 (4.20%) Spring
13 5 (3.50%) Ext JS
13 5 (3.50%) Hibernate
13 5 (3.50%) Middleware
14 4 (2.80%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.79%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.80%) N-Tier
3 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.80%) Blog
4 3 (2.10%) Clustering
4 3 (2.10%) NHS
5 2 (1.40%) EPoS
5 2 (1.40%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.40%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.40%) Replication
6 1 (0.70%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 59 (41.26%) Linux
2 32 (22.38%) Windows
3 13 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (7.69%) CentOS
5 8 (5.59%) Fedora
6 6 (4.20%) UNIX
7 5 (3.50%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.10%) Debian
9 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (18.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 27 (18.88%) Penetration Testing
3 26 (18.18%) Security Testing
4 24 (16.78%) Information Management
5 23 (16.08%) Ethical Hacking
6 21 (14.69%) Project Management
7 20 (13.99%) MVC
8 19 (13.29%) E-Commerce
9 18 (12.59%) OO
9 18 (12.59%) Web Development
10 17 (11.89%) Web Design
11 16 (11.19%) Agile Project Management
11 16 (11.19%) UML
12 14 (9.79%) Responsive Web Design
12 14 (9.79%) OOP
13 11 (7.69%) Risk Management
13 11 (7.69%) SOA
14 8 (5.59%) Enterprise Architecture
15 7 (4.90%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 60 (41.96%) Java
2 54 (37.76%) PHP
3 39 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 24 (16.78%) C#
5 23 (16.08%) C
5 23 (16.08%) Objective-C
6 20 (13.99%) SQL
7 13 (9.09%) PHP5
8 6 (4.20%) Perl
8 6 (4.20%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.50%) Ruby
10 2 (1.40%) Python
10 2 (1.40%) VB
10 2 (1.40%) PHP4
11 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (18.88%) CISSP
1 27 (18.88%) CEH
1 27 (18.88%) CISMP
1 27 (18.88%) GPEN
1 27 (18.88%) OSCP
2 23 (16.08%) GIAC
3 16 (11.19%) Degree
4 4 (2.80%) GWAPT
4 4 (2.80%) OSCE
4 4 (2.80%) CISA
4 4 (2.80%) CISM
4 4 (2.80%) GCIH
5 2 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.70%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.78%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.10%) QA
3 2 (1.40%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.50%) Puppet
1 5 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (17.48%) Cisco
2 20 (13.99%) Oracle
3 18 (12.59%) Red Hat
3 18 (12.59%) hybris
4 17 (11.89%) Google
5 11 (7.69%) Zend
6 10 (6.99%) SAP
7 7 (4.90%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.80%) Twitter
9 3 (2.10%) Sitecore
9 3 (2.10%) Adobe
10 2 (1.40%) IBM
10 2 (1.40%) ATG
10 2 (1.40%) JBoss
11 1 (0.70%) VMware
11 1 (0.70%) Lotus
11 1 (0.70%) Sun
Derbyshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car+bonus+bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £26,000 - £35,000 depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Loughborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago