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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 86 139 121
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -18
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 86 46 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.54% 1.23% 1.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.99% 3.45% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 71 43 40
Average salary £41,674 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.39% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £43,500
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
1076 1335 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.82% 35.70% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 833 1042 997
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 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 27 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
Nottinghamshire +34 43 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Northamptonshire +11 33 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Leicestershire +9 5 £30,000 -50.00% 2
Derbyshire +16 3 £22,500 -55.00%
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 89 (52.66%) Java
2 65 (38.46%) MySQL
3 64 (37.87%) JavaScript
4 60 (35.50%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (34.91%) HTML
6 53 (31.36%) CSS
7 49 (28.99%) SQL
8 46 (27.22%) Linux
9 45 (26.63%) PHP
10 42 (24.85%) Apache
11 41 (24.26%) Windows
12 37 (21.89%) WAN
12 37 (21.89%) Cisco
13 36 (21.30%) Tomcat
14 32 (18.93%) LAN
15 31 (18.34%) SAN
15 31 (18.34%) Oracle
16 30 (17.75%) Degree
17 29 (17.16%) Finance
17 29 (17.16%) ETL
18 28 (16.57%) C#
18 28 (16.57%) MVC
19 27 (15.98%) Big Data
20 25 (14.79%) jQuery
21 24 (14.20%) Google
21 24 (14.20%) XML
21 24 (14.20%) E-Commerce
21 24 (14.20%) Google Apps
21 24 (14.20%) OpenStack
22 23 (13.61%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 42 (24.85%) Apache
2 36 (21.30%) Tomcat
3 24 (14.20%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.14%) SAS
5 5 (2.96%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 4 (2.37%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.78%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.78%) IIS
8 2 (1.18%) JBoss
8 2 (1.18%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.18%) Drupal
9 1 (0.59%) WordPress
9 1 (0.59%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.59%) CMS
9 1 (0.59%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (6.51%) MS Office
1 11 (6.51%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.20%) Google Apps
2 16 (9.47%) SaaS
3 13 (7.69%) PaaS
3 13 (7.69%) IaaS
4 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.89%) WAN
2 32 (18.93%) LAN
3 31 (18.34%) SAN
4 7 (4.14%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.96%) VLAN
5 5 (2.96%) Wireshark
5 5 (2.96%) Network Security
5 5 (2.96%) RTP
5 5 (2.96%) H.323
5 5 (2.96%) VoIP
5 5 (2.96%) DHCP
6 3 (1.78%) SSL
7 2 (1.18%) LDAP
8 1 (0.59%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.59%) HTTP
8 1 (0.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (38.46%) MySQL
2 27 (15.98%) Big Data
3 22 (13.02%) Hadoop
4 21 (12.43%) Relational Database
5 18 (10.65%) SQL Server
6 12 (7.10%) RDBMS
7 11 (6.51%) Impala
7 11 (6.51%) Pentaho
8 8 (4.73%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (4.73%) DB2
9 6 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.96%) Data Mining
10 5 (2.96%) DB2 UDB
11 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.59%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (6.51%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (4.14%) JUnit
2 7 (4.14%) Selenium
3 6 (3.55%) Subversion
3 6 (3.55%) Maven
3 6 (3.55%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.96%) CruiseControl
4 5 (2.96%) Ant
4 5 (2.96%) FogBugz
5 4 (2.37%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.59%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.59%) FitNesse
General
1 29 (17.16%) Finance
2 17 (10.06%) Retail
3 15 (8.88%) Legal
4 13 (7.69%) Games
5 12 (7.10%) Marketing
6 5 (2.96%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (32.54%) Developer
2 37 (21.89%) Designer
3 32 (18.93%) Architect
4 22 (13.02%) Infrastructure Designer
4 22 (13.02%) PHP Developer
5 19 (11.24%) Junior
6 17 (10.06%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (8.88%) Software Developer
7 15 (8.88%) Consultant
7 15 (8.88%) Junior Developer
8 13 (7.69%) Junior PHP Developer
9 10 (5.92%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (4.73%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (4.14%) UNIX Developer
11 7 (4.14%) Linux Developer
12 6 (3.55%) Java Developer
13 5 (2.96%) Junior Consultant
13 5 (2.96%) Development Manager
13 5 (2.96%) Tester
13 5 (2.96%) Product Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (34.91%) HTML
2 53 (31.36%) CSS
3 25 (14.79%) jQuery
4 24 (14.20%) XML
5 19 (11.24%) .NET
6 18 (10.65%) RESTful
7 16 (9.47%) HTML5
7 16 (9.47%) SOAP
7 16 (9.47%) Web Services
8 14 (8.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 14 (8.28%) Middleware
9 13 (7.69%) Spring
10 12 (7.10%) XSLT
10 12 (7.10%) JMS
11 11 (6.51%) ASP.NET
11 11 (6.51%) Ajax
11 11 (6.51%) Hibernate
12 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (4.14%) Restlet
13 7 (4.14%) Apache Commons
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.51%) Credit Risk
2 11 (6.51%) EPoS
2 11 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.92%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.96%) DataPower
5 5 (2.96%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.78%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.78%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.78%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.78%) GIS
7 2 (1.18%) PKI
7 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.59%) User Experience
8 1 (0.59%) Blog
8 1 (0.59%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 46 (27.22%) Linux
2 41 (24.26%) Windows
3 16 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (6.51%) UNIX
5 5 (2.96%) zOS
6 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.50%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (17.16%) ETL
3 28 (16.57%) MVC
4 24 (14.20%) E-Commerce
5 23 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (11.24%) SOA
7 18 (10.65%) Web Development
8 17 (10.06%) OO
9 16 (9.47%) UML
10 14 (8.28%) Demand Management
11 13 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 12 (7.10%) Product Management
12 12 (7.10%) CRM
12 12 (7.10%) ERP
12 12 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (7.10%) TOGAF
13 11 (6.51%) EAI
13 11 (6.51%) Data Modelling
13 11 (6.51%) RUP
13 11 (6.51%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 89 (52.66%) Java
2 64 (37.87%) JavaScript
3 49 (28.99%) SQL
4 45 (26.63%) PHP
5 28 (16.57%) C#
6 18 (10.65%) Scala
7 14 (8.28%) C++
8 9 (5.33%) VB.NET
9 8 (4.73%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.14%) Lua
10 7 (4.14%) Groovy
10 7 (4.14%) C
11 2 (1.18%) VB
12 1 (0.59%) VBA
12 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (17.75%) Degree
2 10 (5.92%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.96%) OCPJP
3 5 (2.96%) MCITP
3 5 (2.96%) MCSE
3 5 (2.96%) CCNA
3 5 (2.96%) ISEB
3 5 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.96%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Puppet
1 2 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (21.89%) Cisco
2 31 (18.34%) Oracle
3 24 (14.20%) Google
4 16 (9.47%) Red Hat
5 14 (8.28%) Teradata
6 12 (7.10%) hybris
7 11 (6.51%) Talend
7 11 (6.51%) ATG
8 7 (4.14%) Ab Initio
8 7 (4.14%) Informatica
9 6 (3.55%) VMware
9 6 (3.55%) Avaya
9 6 (3.55%) Cloudera
10 4 (2.37%) Microsoft
11 3 (1.78%) IBM
11 3 (1.78%) ESRI
12 2 (1.18%) Citrix
13 1 (0.59%) Pegasus
13 1 (0.59%) Sage
13 1 (0.59%) SAP
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