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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 58 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.91% 3.02% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 3.28% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 8
Median salary £29,000 £45,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.55% +19.20%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
378 366 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 86.30% 92.19% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 342 291 317
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 25 September 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Content Management
1 4 (80.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) WFM
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) SMS
2 3 (60.00%) B2B
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL

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 4 (80.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) B2B
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) WFM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe