The 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 85 137 133
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 80 50 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.51% 1.35% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.15% 3.78% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 71 45 25
Average salary £42,500 £49,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.26% +25.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £48,000
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 Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
982 1324 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.81% 35.75% 36.74%
Number of salaries quoted 776 1036 898
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +17 39 £50,000 +2.04% 1
Nottinghamshire +34 32 £30,000 - 5
Leicestershire +11 6 £30,500 -49.16%
Derbyshire +17 3 £22,500 - 1
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 82 (50.31%) Java
2 65 (39.88%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (39.26%) MySQL
4 52 (31.90%) Windows
5 51 (31.29%) Linux
6 50 (30.67%) JavaScript
7 48 (29.45%) Apache
7 48 (29.45%) WAN
7 48 (29.45%) Cisco
8 45 (27.61%) HTML
9 41 (25.15%) CSS
9 41 (25.15%) Tomcat
10 40 (24.54%) SQL
11 38 (23.31%) LAN
12 37 (22.70%) SAN
13 36 (22.09%) PHP
14 35 (21.47%) Degree
15 30 (18.40%) Oracle
16 29 (17.79%) Finance
17 27 (16.56%) Google
17 27 (16.56%) Google Apps
17 27 (16.56%) OpenStack
18 26 (15.95%) C#
19 23 (14.11%) Big Data
20 22 (13.50%) jQuery
21 21 (12.88%) ETL
22 20 (12.27%) MVC
22 20 (12.27%) Hadoop
23 19 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
23 19 (11.66%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 48 (29.45%) Apache
2 41 (25.15%) Tomcat
3 27 (16.56%) OpenStack
4 6 (3.68%) SAS
5 2 (1.23%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.23%) IIS
5 2 (1.23%) JBoss
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.23%) Drupal
6 1 (0.61%) WordPress
6 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.61%) CMS
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (4.91%) MS Visio
1 8 (4.91%) MS Office
2 5 (3.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (16.56%) Google Apps
2 13 (7.98%) SaaS
3 10 (6.13%) IaaS
3 10 (6.13%) PaaS
4 1 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 48 (29.45%) WAN
2 38 (23.31%) LAN
3 37 (22.70%) SAN
4 13 (7.98%) TCP/IP
5 12 (7.36%) Wireshark
6 10 (6.13%) VoIP
6 10 (6.13%) DHCP
6 10 (6.13%) RTP
6 10 (6.13%) H.323
6 10 (6.13%) VLAN
7 6 (3.68%) Network Security
8 2 (1.23%) SSL
8 2 (1.23%) LDAP
9 1 (0.61%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (0.61%) Firewall
9 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (39.26%) MySQL
2 23 (14.11%) Big Data
3 20 (12.27%) Hadoop
4 19 (11.66%) Relational Database
5 15 (9.20%) SQL Server
6 9 (5.52%) Pentaho
6 9 (5.52%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (5.52%) Impala
7 8 (4.91%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.07%) Data Mining
8 5 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.84%) DB2
10 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (8.59%) Selenium
2 10 (6.13%) FogBugz
3 9 (5.52%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (4.29%) JUnit
5 3 (1.84%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.61%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.61%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.61%) Maven
General
1 29 (17.79%) Finance
2 18 (11.04%) Retail
3 14 (8.59%) Legal
4 12 (7.36%) Telecoms
5 10 (6.13%) Games
6 7 (4.29%) Marketing
7 2 (1.23%) Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 46 (28.22%) Developer
2 43 (26.38%) Designer
3 29 (17.79%) Architect
4 28 (17.18%) Infrastructure Designer
5 19 (11.66%) PHP Developer
6 16 (9.82%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (9.20%) Software Developer
8 13 (7.98%) Junior
8 13 (7.98%) Consultant
9 10 (6.13%) Tester
9 10 (6.13%) Software Tester
9 10 (6.13%) Infrastructure Architect
10 9 (5.52%) Junior Developer
10 9 (5.52%) Junior PHP Developer
11 7 (4.29%) UNIX Developer
12 6 (3.68%) Technical Consultant
13 5 (3.07%) Product Consultant
14 4 (2.45%) Junior Consultant
14 4 (2.45%) Applications Developer
14 4 (2.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (27.61%) HTML
2 41 (25.15%) CSS
3 22 (13.50%) jQuery
4 18 (11.04%) .NET
5 17 (10.43%) HTML5
5 17 (10.43%) XML
6 15 (9.20%) RESTful
7 12 (7.36%) ASP.NET
7 12 (7.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 10 (6.13%) Ajax
9 9 (5.52%) XSLT
10 8 (4.91%) JMS
10 8 (4.91%) SOAP
10 8 (4.91%) Middleware
10 8 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (4.29%) Spring
11 7 (4.29%) FreeMarker
11 7 (4.29%) Restlet
11 7 (4.29%) Apache Commons
12 6 (3.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.82%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.36%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.75%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.91%) EPoS
5 7 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.68%) Credit Risk
7 5 (3.07%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.84%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.84%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.23%) User Experience
9 2 (1.23%) PKI
9 2 (1.23%) Social Media
10 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 52 (31.90%) Windows
2 51 (31.29%) Linux
3 18 (11.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (6.13%) UNIX
5 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.61%) Android
5 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (39.88%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (12.88%) ETL
3 20 (12.27%) MVC
4 19 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (10.43%) E-Commerce
6 16 (9.82%) UML
7 15 (9.20%) Software Testing
8 14 (8.59%) Automation Testing
9 13 (7.98%) Scrum
9 13 (7.98%) OO
9 13 (7.98%) SOA
10 12 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (7.36%) Demand Management
11 11 (6.75%) Web Development
11 11 (6.75%) Risk Analysis
11 11 (6.75%) RAD
12 10 (6.13%) Mentoring
12 10 (6.13%) ERP
12 10 (6.13%) OOP
13 9 (5.52%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 82 (50.31%) Java
2 50 (30.67%) JavaScript
3 40 (24.54%) SQL
4 36 (22.09%) PHP
5 26 (15.95%) C#
6 16 (9.82%) C++
6 16 (9.82%) Scala
7 8 (4.91%) VB.NET
7 8 (4.91%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.29%) Groovy
8 7 (4.29%) Lua
8 7 (4.29%) C
9 2 (1.23%) VB
10 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (21.47%) Degree
2 18 (11.04%) ISTQB
3 10 (6.13%) MCSE
3 10 (6.13%) CCNA
3 10 (6.13%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (6.13%) MCITP
4 6 (3.68%) ISEB
5 4 (2.45%) VCP4
6 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.20%) QA
System Software
1 12 (7.36%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (29.45%) Cisco
2 30 (18.40%) Oracle
3 27 (16.56%) Google
4 18 (11.04%) Red Hat
5 12 (7.36%) Teradata
6 11 (6.75%) VMware
6 11 (6.75%) Avaya
7 9 (5.52%) hybris
7 9 (5.52%) Talend
8 8 (4.91%) ATG
9 6 (3.68%) Ab Initio
9 6 (3.68%) Informatica
10 5 (3.07%) Cloudera
10 5 (3.07%) Microsoft
11 3 (1.84%) IBM
12 2 (1.23%) SAP
12 2 (1.23%) Pegasus
12 2 (1.23%) Citrix
13 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
13 1 (0.61%) Sage
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