The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 59 89 65
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -24
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 40 10 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.16% 0.94% 3.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.03% 2.82% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 32
Average salary £40,750 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £25,400 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,050 £36,500 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
Nottinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
443 354 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 34.99% 33.18% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 320 237 387
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Open Source
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Nottingham

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 43 (64.18%) JavaScript
2 41 (61.19%) HTML
3 37 (55.22%) PHP
4 33 (49.25%) CSS
5 31 (46.27%) SQL
6 28 (41.79%) Java
6 28 (41.79%) MySQL
7 22 (32.84%) Degree
8 21 (31.34%) MVC
9 19 (28.36%) E-Commerce
10 17 (25.37%) Web Development
11 16 (23.88%) jQuery
11 16 (23.88%) C#
12 14 (20.90%) XML
13 13 (19.40%) XSLT
14 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
14 12 (17.91%) Games
15 11 (16.42%) Systems Analysis
15 11 (16.42%) Credit Risk
15 11 (16.42%) Marketing
15 11 (16.42%) Product Management
15 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
16 10 (14.93%) Waterfall
16 10 (14.93%) Spring
16 10 (14.93%) Hibernate
17 9 (13.43%) Linux
17 9 (13.43%) Web Services
18 8 (11.94%) DB2
18 8 (11.94%) ISTQB

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 (8.96%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.99%) IIS
3 2 (2.99%) JBoss
3 2 (2.99%) Apache
3 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.99%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
1 2 (2.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) WAN
1 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.48%) RTP
2 3 (4.48%) H.323
2 3 (4.48%) DHCP
2 3 (4.48%) VLAN
2 3 (4.48%) Wireshark
2 3 (4.48%) VoIP
3 2 (2.99%) LDAP
3 2 (2.99%) SSL
4 1 (1.49%) Internet
4 1 (1.49%) Firewall
4 1 (1.49%) LAN
4 1 (1.49%) HTTP
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.79%) MySQL
2 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.94%) DB2
4 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (8.96%) DB2 UDB
6 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
6 5 (7.46%) Big Data
6 5 (7.46%) Data Mining
7 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Eclipse
1 6 (8.96%) CruiseControl
1 6 (8.96%) Subversion
1 6 (8.96%) Maven
1 6 (8.96%) Ant
2 4 (5.97%) Selenium
3 3 (4.48%) FogBugz
4 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (17.91%) Games
2 11 (16.42%) Marketing
3 7 (10.45%) Finance
4 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (46.27%) Developer
2 20 (29.85%) PHP Developer
3 19 (28.36%) Junior
4 15 (22.39%) Consultant
4 15 (22.39%) Junior Developer
5 13 (19.40%) Junior PHP Developer
6 9 (13.43%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) UNIX Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Linux Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Junior Consultant
8 6 (8.96%) Java Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Product Consultant
9 5 (7.46%) Development Manager
9 5 (7.46%) Architect
9 5 (7.46%) Junior Technical Consultant
10 4 (5.97%) PHP Development Manager
10 4 (5.97%) Test Manager
11 3 (4.48%) Tester
11 3 (4.48%) Analyst
11 3 (4.48%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (61.19%) HTML
2 33 (49.25%) CSS
3 16 (23.88%) jQuery
4 14 (20.90%) XML
5 13 (19.40%) XSLT
6 10 (14.93%) Hibernate
6 10 (14.93%) Spring
7 9 (13.43%) Web Services
8 7 (10.45%) HTML5
8 7 (10.45%) J2EE
9 6 (8.96%) JSP
9 6 (8.96%) SOAP
9 6 (8.96%) Struts
9 6 (8.96%) DOM
9 6 (8.96%) XHTML
9 6 (8.96%) UDDI
9 6 (8.96%) WSDL
9 6 (8.96%) XML Schema
9 6 (8.96%) SAX
9 6 (8.96%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.42%) Credit Risk
3 6 (8.96%) DataPower
4 5 (7.46%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.48%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.48%) GIS
5 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.99%) PKI
6 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.49%) Blog
7 1 (1.49%) Replication
7 1 (1.49%) Clustering
7 1 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Linux
2 7 (10.45%) UNIX
3 6 (8.96%) zOS
4 4 (5.97%) Windows
5 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) MVC
2 19 (28.36%) E-Commerce
3 17 (25.37%) Web Development
4 11 (16.42%) Product Management
4 11 (16.42%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (14.93%) Waterfall
6 7 (10.45%) SOA
6 7 (10.45%) OO
7 6 (8.96%) Migration
7 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.96%) Performance Testing
7 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.46%) Time Management
8 5 (7.46%) Predictive Analytics
8 5 (7.46%) Analytics
8 5 (7.46%) Marketing Analytics
8 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.97%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.97%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (64.18%) JavaScript
2 37 (55.22%) PHP
3 31 (46.27%) SQL
4 28 (41.79%) Java
5 16 (23.88%) C#
6 7 (10.45%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.49%) VBA
9 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) Degree
2 8 (11.94%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.96%) OCPJP
4 5 (7.46%) ISEB
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.48%) MCSE
5 3 (4.48%) CCNA
5 3 (4.48%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle
2 4 (5.97%) Cisco
2 4 (5.97%) Avaya
2 4 (5.97%) VMware
3 3 (4.48%) ESRI
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) Dell
5 1 (1.49%) Citrix
5 1 (1.49%) Twitter
5 1 (1.49%) Sage