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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 129 113 119
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 59 57 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.50% 1.84% 1.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.22% 5.54% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 53 52 42
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1131 1029 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.74% 33.15% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 910 889 713
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,582 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +4 27 £45,000 +15.38% 4
Leicestershire -1 18 £60,000 +53.84% 3
Nottinghamshire -34 11 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Derbyshire -19 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 57 (53.77%) MySQL
2 48 (45.28%) Java
2 48 (45.28%) Linux
3 42 (39.62%) Apache
4 41 (38.68%) Tomcat
5 40 (37.74%) Windows
6 37 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (33.96%) HTML
8 34 (32.08%) PHP
9 32 (30.19%) Firewall
10 30 (28.30%) jQuery
10 30 (28.30%) SaaS
11 29 (27.36%) CSS
11 29 (27.36%) LAN
11 29 (27.36%) WAN
11 29 (27.36%) VPN
12 28 (26.42%) VoIP
12 28 (26.42%) .NET
12 28 (26.42%) Wireless
12 28 (26.42%) IaaS
12 28 (26.42%) Security Testing
12 28 (26.42%) PCI DSS
12 28 (26.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 28 (26.42%) Penetration Testing
13 27 (25.47%) Subversion
13 27 (25.47%) CEH
13 27 (25.47%) CISMP
13 27 (25.47%) GPEN
13 27 (25.47%) OSCP
13 27 (25.47%) CISSP

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 42 (39.62%) Apache
2 41 (38.68%) Tomcat
3 15 (14.15%) OpenStack
4 10 (9.43%) Node.js
5 8 (7.55%) Apache Solr
6 6 (5.66%) CMS
7 4 (3.77%) DNN
8 3 (2.83%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.83%) IIS
9 2 (1.89%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.89%) WordPress
10 1 (0.94%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.89%) MS Office
3 1 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) osCommerce
1 1 (0.94%) Magento
1 1 (0.94%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 30 (28.30%) SaaS
2 28 (26.42%) IaaS
3 21 (19.81%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.89%) Office 365
4 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.19%) Firewall
2 29 (27.36%) LAN
2 29 (27.36%) WAN
2 29 (27.36%) VPN
3 28 (26.42%) VoIP
3 28 (26.42%) Wireless
4 23 (21.70%) SAN
5 7 (6.60%) HTTP
6 2 (1.89%) OSPF
6 2 (1.89%) BGP
6 2 (1.89%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (1.89%) HSRP
7 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (53.77%) MySQL
2 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.49%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.72%) DB2
5 3 (2.83%) Couchbase
5 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 27 (25.47%) Subversion
2 18 (16.98%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (2.83%) JUnit
5 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.89%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.89%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.89%) Maven
5 2 (1.89%) Selenium
5 2 (1.89%) Ant
5 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.94%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.94%) Mocha
6 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (11.32%) Marketing
2 7 (6.60%) Retail
3 1 (0.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (33.02%) Developer
2 27 (25.47%) Designer
3 25 (23.58%) Tester
4 24 (22.64%) Infrastructure Designer
5 23 (21.70%) Penetration Tester
6 22 (20.75%) Security Tester
7 17 (16.04%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.55%) PHP Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Network Designer
10 5 (4.72%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.72%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Architect
12 3 (2.83%) Junior
12 3 (2.83%) Test Analyst
12 3 (2.83%) Systems Administrator
12 3 (2.83%) Administrator
12 3 (2.83%) Security Analyst
12 3 (2.83%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.96%) HTML
2 30 (28.30%) jQuery
3 29 (27.36%) CSS
4 28 (26.42%) .NET
5 18 (16.98%) HTML5
5 18 (16.98%) CSS3
6 16 (15.09%) Ajax
7 14 (13.21%) XML
8 9 (8.49%) ASP.NET
9 7 (6.60%) .NET Framework
10 6 (5.66%) Servlets
10 6 (5.66%) XHTML
11 5 (4.72%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (4.72%) Spring
11 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (3.77%) Lucene
12 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 4 (3.77%) LAMP
12 4 (3.77%) Cocoon
12 4 (3.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.89%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.89%) Clustering
5 1 (0.94%) iPhone
5 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 48 (45.28%) Linux
2 40 (37.74%) Windows
3 8 (7.55%) CentOS
4 7 (6.60%) UNIX
5 5 (4.72%) Fedora
6 3 (2.83%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.83%) Debian
7 2 (1.89%) Android
7 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 28 (26.42%) Penetration Testing
2 28 (26.42%) Security Testing
3 26 (24.53%) Information Management
4 19 (17.92%) MVC
5 17 (16.04%) Project Management
6 16 (15.09%) Ethical Hacking
7 15 (14.15%) Agile Project Management
8 12 (11.32%) OOP
9 11 (10.38%) Risk Management
10 9 (8.49%) Security Management
10 9 (8.49%) E-Commerce
11 6 (5.66%) OO
11 6 (5.66%) Network Design
11 6 (5.66%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.72%) Web Design
13 4 (3.77%) PRINCE2
13 4 (3.77%) Configuration Management
13 4 (3.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (45.28%) Java
2 34 (32.08%) PHP
3 26 (24.53%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.15%) C
4 15 (14.15%) Objective-C
4 15 (14.15%) PHP5
5 11 (10.38%) Perl
6 9 (8.49%) C#
6 9 (8.49%) PHP4
7 7 (6.60%) Ruby
7 7 (6.60%) SQL
8 4 (3.77%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.83%) VB
10 2 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (25.47%) CISSP
1 27 (25.47%) CEH
1 27 (25.47%) CISMP
1 27 (25.47%) GPEN
1 27 (25.47%) OSCP
2 16 (15.09%) GIAC
3 11 (10.38%) GCIH
3 11 (10.38%) CISA
3 11 (10.38%) CISM
3 11 (10.38%) OSCE
3 11 (10.38%) GWAPT
4 6 (5.66%) Degree
5 5 (4.72%) CCNA
5 5 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.77%) CCIE
6 4 (3.77%) CCNP
6 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.89%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (26.42%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.66%) QA
3 3 (2.83%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) Puppet
1 6 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.89%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (23.58%) Cisco
2 21 (19.81%) Google
3 20 (18.87%) Oracle
4 15 (14.15%) hybris
5 8 (7.55%) Zend
6 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.72%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.77%) SAP
9 3 (2.83%) JBoss
9 3 (2.83%) IBM
10 2 (1.89%) Citrix
10 2 (1.89%) Juniper
10 2 (1.89%) Lotus
10 2 (1.89%) VMware
10 2 (1.89%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.89%) F5
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £19881 - £21735 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car+bonus+bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Enderby, Leicestershire
Easy Web recruitment - Next Retail
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum basic + bonus (avg 15%) + share option + pe
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £18,000 - £23,000 + Bonus + Private Health Care
Posted: 14 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago