The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 47 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.72% - 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.50% - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 1
Average salary £62,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
Leicestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
113 109 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 23.64% 28.68% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 87 105 120
Average salary £45,000 £33,800 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.13% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £21,710
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 Miscellaneous 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 22 August 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Leicester

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) VoIP
2 18 (81.82%) VPN
2 18 (81.82%) CISSP
2 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 18 (81.82%) Wireless
2 18 (81.82%) CEH
2 18 (81.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 18 (81.82%) Penetration Testing
2 18 (81.82%) CISMP
2 18 (81.82%) Information Management
2 18 (81.82%) Security Testing
2 18 (81.82%) GPEN
2 18 (81.82%) OSCP
3 17 (77.27%) PHP
4 16 (72.73%) C
4 16 (72.73%) Java
4 16 (72.73%) PCI DSS
4 16 (72.73%) Ethical Hacking
4 16 (72.73%) GIAC
4 16 (72.73%) Objective-C
5 4 (18.18%) CSS
5 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 4 (18.18%) HTML
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) Ajax
5 4 (18.18%) jQuery
6 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.64%) C#

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (4.55%) Joomla!
1 1 (4.55%) WordPress
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) GIMP
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) VoIP
1 18 (81.82%) VPN
1 18 (81.82%) Firewall
1 18 (81.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Penetration Tester
1 12 (54.55%) Tester
1 12 (54.55%) Security Tester
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Penetration Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) Ajax
2 4 (18.18%) jQuery
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) XSLT
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 18 (81.82%) Penetration Testing
1 18 (81.82%) Information Management
1 18 (81.82%) Security Testing
2 16 (72.73%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security
5 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.55%) SEO
6 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) PHP
2 16 (72.73%) C
2 16 (72.73%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) Objective-C
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) CISSP
1 18 (81.82%) CEH
1 18 (81.82%) CISMP
1 18 (81.82%) GPEN
1 18 (81.82%) OSCP
2 16 (72.73%) GIAC
3 2 (9.09%) GWAPT
3 2 (9.09%) OSCE
3 2 (9.09%) CISA
3 2 (9.09%) CISM
3 2 (9.09%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (72.73%) PCI DSS
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