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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 70 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 23 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.08% 0.70% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.65% 2.66% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 2
Average salary £40,000 £26,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +2.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,725 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £26,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
407 301 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 36.87% 26.17% 42.73%
Number of salaries quoted 287 246 342
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,393 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 October 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 25 (73.53%) Degree
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 15 (44.12%) QA
3 15 (44.12%) Selenium
4 14 (41.18%) Automation Testing
4 14 (41.18%) Scrum
4 14 (41.18%) Software Testing
4 14 (41.18%) ISTQB
4 14 (41.18%) WAN
4 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 14 (41.18%) Telecoms
5 13 (38.24%) Cisco
5 13 (38.24%) Avaya
5 13 (38.24%) RAD
5 13 (38.24%) VMware
5 13 (38.24%) Wireshark
5 13 (38.24%) Risk Analysis
6 12 (35.29%) jQuery
6 12 (35.29%) VoIP
6 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 12 (35.29%) CSS
7 11 (32.35%) DHCP
7 11 (32.35%) MCSE
7 11 (32.35%) RTP
7 11 (32.35%) H.323
7 11 (32.35%) CCNA
7 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 3 (8.82%) CMS
1 3 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Photoshop
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (8.82%) InDesign
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 14 (41.18%) WAN
3 13 (38.24%) Wireshark
4 12 (35.29%) VoIP
5 11 (32.35%) DHCP
5 11 (32.35%) RTP
5 11 (32.35%) H.323
5 11 (32.35%) VLAN
6 3 (8.82%) LAN
7 2 (5.88%) Firewall
7 2 (5.88%) Internet
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Selenium
2 11 (32.35%) FogBugz
3 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.82%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.94%) Maven
5 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Tester
2 12 (35.29%) Software Tester
3 11 (32.35%) Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Applications Developer
4 5 (14.71%) PHP Developer
5 3 (8.82%) QA Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Web Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) MySQL DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) DBA
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) UNIX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) CSS
1 12 (35.29%) jQuery
2 9 (26.47%) .NET
3 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 8 (23.53%) HTML
4 6 (17.65%) XSLT
4 6 (17.65%) Spring
5 5 (14.71%) REST
5 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
6 4 (11.76%) HTML5
7 3 (8.82%) XHTML
7 3 (8.82%) XML
8 2 (5.88%) LAMP
8 2 (5.88%) Ajax
9 1 (2.94%) JSON
9 1 (2.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) NHS
4 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 2 (5.88%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.94%) Social Media
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) UNIX
4 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Scrum
1 14 (41.18%) Software Testing
1 14 (41.18%) Automation Testing
2 13 (38.24%) Risk Analysis
2 13 (38.24%) RAD
3 7 (20.59%) OO
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) SOA
6 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) SEO
6 3 (8.82%) Web Design
6 3 (8.82%) Content Management
6 3 (8.82%) Logistics
6 3 (8.82%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.88%) OO PHP
7 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL
7 2 (5.88%) CRM
8 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 10 (29.41%) PHP
4 6 (17.65%) C#
5 4 (11.76%) Java
6 3 (8.82%) C++
7 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (73.53%) Degree
2 14 (41.18%) ISTQB
3 11 (32.35%) MCSE
3 11 (32.35%) CCNA
3 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (32.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) QA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco
1 13 (38.24%) Avaya
1 13 (38.24%) VMware
2 3 (8.82%) Sitecore
2 3 (8.82%) Citrix
2 3 (8.82%) Adobe
3 2 (5.88%) HP
3 2 (5.88%) Dell
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Sage
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle