The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 53 95 64
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -31
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 44 10 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.27% 0.83% 3.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.03% 2.61% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36 9 33
Average salary £40,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,100 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
487 383 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 36.24% 31.76% 43.53%
Number of salaries quoted 360 248 411
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
Nottingham +29 42 £40,750 +25.38%
Mansfield - 1 £60,000 -
Open Source
East Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 50 (65.79%) JavaScript
2 48 (63.16%) HTML
3 44 (57.89%) PHP
4 38 (50.00%) CSS
5 37 (48.68%) SQL
5 37 (48.68%) Java
6 28 (36.84%) MySQL
7 22 (28.95%) MVC
8 21 (27.63%) Degree
9 20 (26.32%) E-Commerce
10 18 (23.68%) C#
10 18 (23.68%) Web Development
11 15 (19.74%) jQuery
12 14 (18.42%) Games
13 13 (17.11%) Systems Analysis
13 13 (17.11%) XML
13 13 (17.11%) OO
14 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
14 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (15.79%) XSLT
14 12 (15.79%) Spring
15 11 (14.47%) C++
15 11 (14.47%) Marketing
15 11 (14.47%) Credit Risk
15 11 (14.47%) Computer Science
15 11 (14.47%) Product Management
15 11 (14.47%) HTML5
16 10 (13.16%) Waterfall
16 10 (13.16%) Web Services
16 10 (13.16%) Hibernate

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 7 (9.21%) Apache
2 6 (7.89%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.63%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.63%) IIS
4 2 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
1 2 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) VoIP
1 3 (3.95%) WAN
1 3 (3.95%) DHCP
1 3 (3.95%) RTP
1 3 (3.95%) H.323
1 3 (3.95%) VLAN
1 3 (3.95%) Wireshark
1 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.63%) SSL
2 2 (2.63%) LDAP
3 1 (1.32%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.84%) MySQL
2 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.53%) DB2
4 6 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (7.89%) DB2 UDB
5 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
5 5 (6.58%) Big Data
5 5 (6.58%) Data Mining
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Eclipse
1 6 (7.89%) CruiseControl
1 6 (7.89%) Subversion
1 6 (7.89%) Maven
1 6 (7.89%) Ant
2 5 (6.58%) JUnit
3 4 (5.26%) Selenium
4 3 (3.95%) FogBugz
5 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (18.42%) Games
2 11 (14.47%) Marketing
3 8 (10.53%) Finance
4 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (48.68%) Developer
2 22 (28.95%) Junior
3 19 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 17 (22.37%) Junior Developer
4 17 (22.37%) Consultant
5 13 (17.11%) Junior PHP Developer
6 11 (14.47%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (10.53%) Java Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Junior Consultant
9 6 (7.89%) Development Manager
9 6 (7.89%) Architect
9 6 (7.89%) Junior Technical Consultant
9 6 (7.89%) UNIX Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Linux Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Product Consultant
10 5 (6.58%) PHP Development Manager
10 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
11 4 (5.26%) Test Manager
12 3 (3.95%) Tester
12 3 (3.95%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (63.16%) HTML
2 38 (50.00%) CSS
3 15 (19.74%) jQuery
4 13 (17.11%) XML
5 12 (15.79%) XSLT
5 12 (15.79%) Spring
6 11 (14.47%) HTML5
7 10 (13.16%) Web Services
7 10 (13.16%) Hibernate
8 7 (9.21%) J2EE
9 6 (7.89%) JSP
9 6 (7.89%) SOAP
9 6 (7.89%) Struts
9 6 (7.89%) DOM
9 6 (7.89%) XHTML
9 6 (7.89%) UDDI
9 6 (7.89%) WSDL
9 6 (7.89%) XML Schema
9 6 (7.89%) SAX
9 6 (7.89%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.47%) Credit Risk
2 11 (14.47%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.89%) DataPower
5 5 (6.58%) Visualisation
6 4 (5.26%) GIS
6 4 (5.26%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.63%) PKI
8 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.32%) Blog
9 1 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.32%) Replication
9 1 (1.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Linux
2 6 (7.89%) zOS
2 6 (7.89%) UNIX
3 3 (3.95%) Windows
4 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) MVC
2 20 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 18 (23.68%) Web Development
4 13 (17.11%) Systems Analysis
4 13 (17.11%) OO
5 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 11 (14.47%) Product Management
7 10 (13.16%) Waterfall
8 8 (10.53%) SOA
8 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.89%) Migration
9 6 (7.89%) Performance Testing
10 5 (6.58%) Time Management
10 5 (6.58%) Business Analysis
10 5 (6.58%) Predictive Analytics
10 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.58%) OOP
10 5 (6.58%) Web Design
10 5 (6.58%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 50 (65.79%) JavaScript
2 44 (57.89%) PHP
3 37 (48.68%) SQL
3 37 (48.68%) Java
4 18 (23.68%) C#
5 11 (14.47%) C++
6 5 (6.58%) C
6 5 (6.58%) Lua
6 5 (6.58%) Groovy
6 5 (6.58%) Scala
7 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.32%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.32%) VBA
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) Degree
2 8 (10.53%) ISTQB
3 6 (7.89%) OCPJP
4 5 (6.58%) ISEB
5 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.95%) MCSE
5 3 (3.95%) CCNA
5 3 (3.95%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.95%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle
2 4 (5.26%) ESRI
3 3 (3.95%) VMware
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco
3 3 (3.95%) Avaya
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) Twitter