The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 50 49 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.29% 1.52% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.92% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 9
Average salary £55,000 £31,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.41% -50.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £29,750 £59,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £31,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
336 313 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 86.38% 79.24% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 294 254 390
Average salary £45,000 £41,316 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +3.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,776 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Open Source
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Leicester region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Leicester

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Leicester

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 5 (33.33%) GCIH
2 5 (33.33%) Information Management
2 5 (33.33%) CEH
2 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (33.33%) GWAPT
2 5 (33.33%) GPEN
2 5 (33.33%) OSCP
2 5 (33.33%) OSCE
2 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (33.33%) Coaching
2 5 (33.33%) CREST Certified
3 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (26.67%) Node.js
3 4 (26.67%) Backbone.js
3 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) Symfony
3 4 (26.67%) Wireless
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) VoIP
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) PHP
3 4 (26.67%) HTML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (26.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) VoIP
1 4 (26.67%) VPN
1 4 (26.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Grunt
3 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (13.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (13.33%) Mocha
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 2 (13.33%) Yeoman
4 1 (6.67%) JMeter
4 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Security Penetration Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Security Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Tester
3 4 (26.67%) PHP Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Symfony Developer
4 3 (20.00%) AWS Developer
4 3 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) AWS Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (20.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (13.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Backbone.js
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) Symfony
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML5
2 3 (20.00%) Silex
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) CSS3
3 2 (13.33%) Ember.js
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) J2ME
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) Memcached
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (20.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Coaching
1 5 (33.33%) Information Management
1 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 5 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (26.67%) Security Management
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Logistics
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) B2C
4 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
4 2 (13.33%) MVVM
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CEH
1 5 (33.33%) CREST Certified
1 5 (33.33%) GCIH
1 5 (33.33%) GPEN
1 5 (33.33%) GWAPT
1 5 (33.33%) OSCE
1 5 (33.33%) OSCP
2 1 (6.67%) CISA
2 1 (6.67%) CISM
2 1 (6.67%) CISMP
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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