The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 66 69 91
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 8 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.12% 0.84% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.06% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 7
Average salary £44,000 £31,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.93% -50.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £31,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Open Source
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
622 567 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.24% 79.52% 86.97%
Number of salaries quoted 530 446 597
Average salary £43,835 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £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 Leicestershire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Open Source
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Leicester +3 5 £55,000 +77.41% 2
Open Source
East Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) Retail
3 7 (35.00%) Web Development
3 7 (35.00%) PHP
4 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (30.00%) Node.js
5 5 (25.00%) GWAPT
5 5 (25.00%) GPEN
5 5 (25.00%) OSCP
5 5 (25.00%) OSCE
5 5 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 5 (25.00%) HTML5
5 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (25.00%) Coaching
5 5 (25.00%) J2EE
5 5 (25.00%) Information Management
5 5 (25.00%) CEH
5 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) GCIH
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (25.00%) CREST Certified
6 4 (20.00%) SEO
6 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (30.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) VoIP
1 4 (20.00%) VPN
1 4 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (20.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (15.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (15.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) Grunt
3 2 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (10.00%) Mocha
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) Yeoman
4 1 (5.00%) JMeter
4 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) HTML Developer
3 7 (35.00%) PHP Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Security Penetration Tester
4 5 (25.00%) Security Tester
4 5 (25.00%) Tester
4 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce Developer
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Magento Developer
5 4 (20.00%) PHP Magento Developer
5 4 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Symfony Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Penetration Tester
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) CSS
1 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (25.00%) HTML5
2 5 (25.00%) J2EE
3 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 4 (20.00%) CSS3
3 4 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (20.00%) Symfony
4 3 (15.00%) jQuery
4 3 (15.00%) Silex
4 3 (15.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) Ember.js
5 2 (10.00%) LESS
5 2 (10.00%) Meteor
5 2 (10.00%) React
5 2 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (15.00%) e-Learning
3 2 (10.00%) Blog
4 1 (5.00%) iPhone
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Web Development
2 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Coaching
3 5 (25.00%) Information Management
3 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (20.00%) Security Management
4 4 (20.00%) SEO
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Logistics
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) MVVM
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (10.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CEH
1 5 (25.00%) CREST Certified
1 5 (25.00%) GCIH
1 5 (25.00%) GPEN
1 5 (25.00%) GWAPT
1 5 (25.00%) OSCE
1 5 (25.00%) OSCP
2 1 (5.00%) CISA
2 1 (5.00%) CISM
2 1 (5.00%) CISMP
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) HP
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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