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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 59 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.99% 1.07% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.20% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Median salary £29,000 £55,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.27% +80.32%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
360 334 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 89.11% 89.30% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 334 285 282
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) CMS
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 4 (33.33%) Node.js
5 4 (33.33%) Kanban
5 4 (33.33%) WordPress
5 4 (33.33%) Magento
5 4 (33.33%) Shopify
5 4 (33.33%) Laravel
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (33.33%) Symfony
5 4 (33.33%) Zend
5 4 (33.33%) Drupal
5 4 (33.33%) PHP
5 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) SEO
6 3 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (25.00%) Blog
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (25.00%) Ember.js

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) CMS
2 4 (33.33%) Drupal
2 4 (33.33%) WordPress
3 2 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Magento
1 4 (33.33%) Shopify
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 4 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Digital Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Monitoring Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Report Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (8.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Laravel
4 4 (33.33%) Node.js
4 4 (33.33%) Symfony
5 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js
5 3 (25.00%) Ember.js
5 3 (25.00%) Spring
5 3 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 1 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (25.00%) Blog
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Kanban
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) Microservices
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) SEO
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) B2B
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (16.67%) WFM
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (16.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Zend
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft