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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 119 94 151
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +57
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 50 82 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.58% 2.58% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 3.04% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28 76 41
Average salary £38,000 £49,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £66,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2741 2696 3164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.58% 84.83% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2089 2217 2559
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -8 34 £38,000 -25.85% 3
Leicestershire +5 8 £44,000 +41.93% 3
Nottinghamshire -17 8 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 59 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (45.13%) Java
3 50 (44.25%) Windows
3 50 (44.25%) Linux
4 49 (43.36%) SAN
5 45 (39.82%) MySQL
6 39 (34.51%) Oracle
7 37 (32.74%) Cisco
8 35 (30.97%) Google
9 34 (30.09%) WAN
9 34 (30.09%) LAN
10 32 (28.32%) JavaScript
11 31 (27.43%) Tomcat
11 31 (27.43%) Apache
11 31 (27.43%) Data Centre
12 29 (25.66%) Translating Business Requirements
12 29 (25.66%) HTML
13 26 (23.01%) Red Hat
13 26 (23.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 26 (23.01%) Google Apps
13 26 (23.01%) OpenStack
14 22 (19.47%) .NET
14 22 (19.47%) ASP.NET
15 21 (18.58%) C#
16 19 (16.81%) PHP
16 19 (16.81%) SQL
16 19 (16.81%) TCP/IP
16 19 (16.81%) Microsoft
17 18 (15.93%) Citrix
17 18 (15.93%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 31 (27.43%) Apache
1 31 (27.43%) Tomcat
2 26 (23.01%) OpenStack
3 14 (12.39%) Node.js
4 3 (2.65%) CICS
5 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (23.01%) Google Apps
2 9 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.42%) GitHub
5 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (43.36%) SAN
2 34 (30.09%) LAN
2 34 (30.09%) WAN
3 19 (16.81%) TCP/IP
4 9 (7.96%) Network Security
5 6 (5.31%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (4.42%) Firewall
7 4 (3.54%) HTTP
7 4 (3.54%) HTTPS
7 4 (3.54%) VoIP
7 4 (3.54%) VPN
7 4 (3.54%) Wireless
8 1 (0.88%) Internet
8 1 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (39.82%) MySQL
2 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.85%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.65%) DB2
5 3 (2.65%) IMS/DB
5 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Selenium
2 7 (6.19%) Jasmine
3 5 (4.42%) Grunt
3 5 (4.42%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (4.42%) Mocha
3 5 (4.42%) Yeoman
4 4 (3.54%) Burp Suite
4 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.65%) EasyMock
5 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.65%) JUnit
5 3 (2.65%) Maven
5 3 (2.65%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.65%) Subversion
6 2 (1.77%) Calabash
6 2 (1.77%) Xcode
7 1 (0.88%) gulp
7 1 (0.88%) JMeter
7 1 (0.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 16 (14.16%) Finance
2 13 (11.50%) Games
3 7 (6.19%) Retail
4 3 (2.65%) Legal
5 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (23.89%) Developer
2 23 (20.35%) Designer
2 23 (20.35%) Infrastructure Designer
3 17 (15.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (9.73%) Architect
4 11 (9.73%) Consultant
4 11 (9.73%) HTML Developer
5 8 (7.08%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (6.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (6.19%) HTML CSS Developer
6 7 (6.19%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (6.19%) PHP Developer
7 6 (5.31%) Security Specialist
8 5 (4.42%) Information Security Specialist
8 5 (4.42%) Information Specialist
8 5 (4.42%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Security Penetration Tester
8 5 (4.42%) Security Tester
8 5 (4.42%) Tester
8 5 (4.42%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.66%) HTML
2 22 (19.47%) .NET
2 22 (19.47%) ASP.NET
3 15 (13.27%) AngularJS
4 14 (12.39%) CSS
4 14 (12.39%) XML
5 13 (11.50%) Web Services
6 10 (8.85%) HTML5
7 9 (7.96%) CSS3
8 8 (7.08%) Backbone.js
8 8 (7.08%) jQuery
9 7 (6.19%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (6.19%) Spring
10 5 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (4.42%) Ember.js
10 5 (4.42%) J2EE
11 4 (3.54%) Symfony
12 3 (2.65%) RESTful
12 3 (2.65%) Sass
12 3 (2.65%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 31 (27.43%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.85%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.54%) Cryptography
4 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.65%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.65%) e-Learning
5 3 (2.65%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.65%) User Experience
5 3 (2.65%) VSAM
6 2 (1.77%) Blog
6 2 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) iPhone
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) PKI
7 1 (0.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (44.25%) Linux
1 50 (44.25%) Windows
2 26 (23.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (15.93%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.08%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.77%) Android
6 2 (1.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (25.66%) Translating Business Requirements
3 18 (15.93%) Capacity Planning
4 15 (13.27%) E-Commerce
5 13 (11.50%) Mentoring
5 13 (11.50%) Software Engineering
6 12 (10.62%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (8.85%) Information Security
7 10 (8.85%) Web Development
8 9 (7.96%) Security Testing
9 8 (7.08%) MVC
10 7 (6.19%) Front End Development
11 6 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.31%) SDLC
11 6 (5.31%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 5 (4.42%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (4.42%) MVVM
12 5 (4.42%) OWASP
12 5 (4.42%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (45.13%) Java
2 32 (28.32%) JavaScript
3 21 (18.58%) C#
4 19 (16.81%) PHP
4 19 (16.81%) SQL
5 12 (10.62%) VBA
6 8 (7.08%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.08%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.65%) COBOL
7 3 (2.65%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.77%) C++
8 2 (1.77%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (1.77%) Python
8 2 (1.77%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.88%) Haskell
9 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (7.96%) CISSP
1 9 (7.96%) Degree
2 8 (7.08%) CEH
3 7 (6.19%) CSSLP
4 5 (4.42%) CISM
4 5 (4.42%) CREST Certified
4 5 (4.42%) GCIH
4 5 (4.42%) GPEN
4 5 (4.42%) GWAPT
4 5 (4.42%) OSCE
4 5 (4.42%) OSCP
5 4 (3.54%) ISEB
5 4 (3.54%) SANS
6 3 (2.65%) ISSAP
6 3 (2.65%) ISSEP
6 3 (2.65%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.88%) CISA
7 1 (0.88%) CISMP
7 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 18 (15.93%) Hyper-V
1 18 (15.93%) XenApp
2 3 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.65%) XenServer
3 1 (0.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (7.08%) Ansible
1 8 (7.08%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (7.08%) Puppet
2 4 (3.54%) HP Fortify
2 4 (3.54%) WebInspect
3 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (34.51%) Oracle
2 37 (32.74%) Cisco
3 35 (30.97%) Google
4 26 (23.01%) Red Hat
5 19 (16.81%) Microsoft
6 18 (15.93%) Citrix
7 13 (11.50%) HP
8 8 (7.08%) NetApp
9 4 (3.54%) Sonatype
10 3 (2.65%) VMware
11 2 (1.77%) Apple
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