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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 94 144 155
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +11
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 82 47 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.39% 1.31% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.00% 3.56% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 79 42 10
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
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
1172 1319 1106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.20% 36.76% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1064 966
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,687 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,633 £55,000 £55,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +9 48 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Nottinghamshire +38 28 £30,000 +15.38%
Leicestershire +16 5 £31,000 -50.40%
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 77 (48.13%) Java
2 64 (40.00%) MySQL
2 64 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (36.88%) Linux
4 56 (35.00%) Windows
5 52 (32.50%) WAN
6 51 (31.88%) Apache
6 51 (31.88%) Cisco
7 38 (23.75%) JavaScript
7 38 (23.75%) PHP
8 37 (23.13%) Tomcat
8 37 (23.13%) LAN
9 35 (21.88%) HTML
10 34 (21.25%) SAN
11 32 (20.00%) Degree
12 30 (18.75%) CSS
13 28 (17.50%) SQL
13 28 (17.50%) Oracle
14 26 (16.25%) Software Testing
14 26 (16.25%) Google
14 26 (16.25%) Google Apps
14 26 (16.25%) OpenStack
15 24 (15.00%) SaaS
16 22 (13.75%) Retail
16 22 (13.75%) QA
17 21 (13.13%) Finance
18 20 (12.50%) UML
18 20 (12.50%) OOP
18 20 (12.50%) TCP/IP
18 20 (12.50%) ISTQB

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 51 (31.88%) Apache
2 37 (23.13%) Tomcat
3 26 (16.25%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.13%) SAS
5 3 (1.88%) CMS
6 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.25%) nginx
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.63%) JBoss
7 1 (0.63%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.63%) Drupal
7 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.75%) MS Visio
1 6 (3.75%) MS Office
2 2 (1.25%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.25%) InDesign
2 2 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.25%) Google Apps
2 24 (15.00%) SaaS
3 12 (7.50%) IaaS
4 7 (4.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (32.50%) WAN
2 37 (23.13%) LAN
3 34 (21.25%) SAN
4 20 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 19 (11.88%) VoIP
6 17 (10.63%) Wireshark
7 15 (9.38%) VLAN
7 15 (9.38%) RTP
7 15 (9.38%) H.323
7 15 (9.38%) DHCP
8 7 (4.38%) Network Security
9 5 (3.13%) Firewall
10 3 (1.88%) Wireless
10 3 (1.88%) VPN
11 2 (1.25%) Internet
11 2 (1.25%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (0.63%) LDAP
12 1 (0.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (40.00%) MySQL
2 18 (11.25%) Relational Database
3 14 (8.75%) Big Data
3 14 (8.75%) Hadoop
4 10 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.75%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.75%) Pentaho
5 6 (3.75%) Impala
6 4 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.25%) DB2
8 2 (1.25%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (12.50%) Selenium
2 15 (9.38%) FogBugz
3 7 (4.38%) JUnit
4 6 (3.75%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (3.13%) Subversion
6 4 (2.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (1.25%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.25%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.63%) Maven
8 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.63%) FitNesse
General
1 22 (13.75%) Retail
2 21 (13.13%) Finance
3 18 (11.25%) Telecoms
4 15 (9.38%) Marketing
5 12 (7.50%) Legal
6 2 (1.25%) Games
6 2 (1.25%) Banking
6 2 (1.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 49 (30.63%) Developer
2 43 (26.88%) Designer
3 30 (18.75%) Architect
4 28 (17.50%) Infrastructure Designer
5 20 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (11.88%) Tester
7 16 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 16 (10.00%) PHP Developer
8 15 (9.38%) Software Tester
9 8 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (3.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 4 (2.50%) Mobile Developer
11 4 (2.50%) QA Engineer
11 4 (2.50%) .NET Developer
11 4 (2.50%) Administrator
11 4 (2.50%) Applications Developer
11 4 (2.50%) UNIX Developer
12 3 (1.88%) ETL Designer
12 3 (1.88%) Lead Designer
12 3 (1.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (21.88%) HTML
2 30 (18.75%) CSS
3 19 (11.88%) .NET
4 18 (11.25%) jQuery
5 17 (10.63%) HTML5
6 16 (10.00%) RESTful
7 12 (7.50%) ASP.NET
7 12 (7.50%) Web Services
7 12 (7.50%) XML
8 9 (5.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 8 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (5.00%) XSLT
10 7 (4.38%) LAMP
10 7 (4.38%) Ajax
10 7 (4.38%) FreeMarker
10 7 (4.38%) Restlet
10 7 (4.38%) Apache Commons
11 6 (3.75%) JMS
11 6 (3.75%) Middleware
11 6 (3.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.63%) Management Information System
2 12 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.88%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.75%) EPoS
5 5 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.88%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.88%) Social Media
7 2 (1.25%) NHS
7 2 (1.25%) User Experience
7 2 (1.25%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.25%) FMCG
7 2 (1.25%) Replication
7 2 (1.25%) Clustering
8 1 (0.63%) PKI
8 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 59 (36.88%) Linux
2 56 (35.00%) Windows
3 18 (11.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.38%) UNIX
5 2 (1.25%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.25%) Android
5 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.25%) Software Testing
3 20 (12.50%) UML
3 20 (12.50%) OOP
3 20 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 18 (11.25%) E-Commerce
4 18 (11.25%) Scrum
5 17 (10.63%) RAD
5 17 (10.63%) Risk Analysis
6 16 (10.00%) ETL
7 15 (9.38%) MVC
8 12 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (7.50%) Web Development
9 11 (6.88%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.25%) OO
11 9 (5.63%) Project Management
11 9 (5.63%) Web Design
11 9 (5.63%) Demand Management
12 8 (5.00%) CRM
12 8 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 77 (48.13%) Java
2 38 (23.75%) JavaScript
2 38 (23.75%) PHP
3 28 (17.50%) SQL
4 16 (10.00%) C#
5 13 (8.13%) C++
5 13 (8.13%) Scala
6 10 (6.25%) C
7 7 (4.38%) Lua
7 7 (4.38%) Groovy
8 5 (3.13%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.50%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.25%) Python
10 2 (1.25%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (20.00%) Degree
2 20 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 15 (9.38%) MCSE
3 15 (9.38%) CCNA
3 15 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (9.38%) MCITP
4 3 (1.88%) CISSP
4 3 (1.88%) GIAC
4 3 (1.88%) CEH
4 3 (1.88%) CISMP
4 3 (1.88%) GPEN
4 3 (1.88%) OSCP
5 2 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.75%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (11.25%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (31.88%) Cisco
2 28 (17.50%) Oracle
3 26 (16.25%) Google
4 18 (11.25%) Red Hat
5 17 (10.63%) VMware
5 17 (10.63%) Avaya
6 11 (6.88%) hybris
7 10 (6.25%) Teradata
8 6 (3.75%) ATG
8 6 (3.75%) Microsoft
8 6 (3.75%) Talend
9 5 (3.13%) Informatica
9 5 (3.13%) Ab Initio
10 4 (2.50%) Cloudera
11 3 (1.88%) Citrix
11 3 (1.88%) Sitecore
12 2 (1.25%) Sage
12 2 (1.25%) Pegasus
12 2 (1.25%) SAP
12 2 (1.25%) Adobe
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