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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 74 107 97
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 28 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.27% 0.31% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.29% 0.87% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 3
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,969 £20,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £28,800 £31,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
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
445 462 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 36.06% 35.40% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 341 330 303
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,969 £22,857 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +25 20 £35,000 +55.55%
Mansfield - 1 £41,500 -
Open Source
East Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 30 (57.69%) Degree
2 26 (50.00%) SQL
3 25 (48.08%) PHP
4 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
5 22 (42.31%) CSS
6 21 (40.38%) HTML
7 20 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 20 (38.46%) Windows
8 19 (36.54%) QA
8 19 (36.54%) Selenium
9 18 (34.62%) ISTQB
9 18 (34.62%) WAN
9 18 (34.62%) Automation Testing
9 18 (34.62%) Software Testing
9 18 (34.62%) Scrum
9 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
9 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
10 17 (32.69%) RAD
10 17 (32.69%) Cisco
10 17 (32.69%) Avaya
10 17 (32.69%) VMware
10 17 (32.69%) Risk Analysis
10 17 (32.69%) Wireshark
11 16 (30.77%) VoIP
11 16 (30.77%) Java
11 16 (30.77%) MySQL
12 15 (28.85%) RTP
12 15 (28.85%) H.323
12 15 (28.85%) MCSE
12 15 (28.85%) CCNA

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (15.38%) Apache
2 4 (7.69%) CMS
3 3 (5.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Photoshop
1 3 (5.77%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.77%) InDesign
1 3 (5.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
1 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 18 (34.62%) WAN
3 17 (32.69%) Wireshark
4 16 (30.77%) VoIP
5 15 (28.85%) DHCP
5 15 (28.85%) RTP
5 15 (28.85%) H.323
5 15 (28.85%) VLAN
6 3 (5.77%) LAN
7 2 (3.85%) Internet
7 2 (3.85%) Firewall
7 2 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (1.92%) SSL
8 1 (1.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) MySQL
2 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Selenium
2 15 (28.85%) FogBugz
3 7 (13.46%) JUnit
4 3 (5.77%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.92%) Maven
6 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) Tester
3 15 (28.85%) Software Tester
4 11 (21.15%) PHP Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.69%) QA Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) UNIX Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Designer
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Designer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior PHP Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior
7 3 (5.77%) Web Designer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.85%) DBA
8 2 (3.85%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) CSS
2 21 (40.38%) HTML
3 14 (26.92%) HTML5
4 12 (23.08%) jQuery
5 9 (17.31%) XSLT
6 7 (13.46%) FreeMarker
6 7 (13.46%) RESTful
6 7 (13.46%) Restlet
6 7 (13.46%) Apache Commons
7 6 (11.54%) .NET
7 6 (11.54%) XML
8 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
9 4 (7.69%) Spring
10 3 (5.77%) XHTML
10 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
11 2 (3.85%) LAMP
11 2 (3.85%) REST
11 2 (3.85%) Ajax
12 1 (1.92%) JSON
12 1 (1.92%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Management Information System
2 9 (17.31%) Mobile App
3 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.77%) NHS
4 3 (5.77%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.85%) Social Media
5 2 (3.85%) Replication
5 2 (3.85%) Clustering
6 1 (1.92%) PKI
6 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows
2 11 (21.15%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) UNIX
4 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Scrum
1 18 (34.62%) Software Testing
1 18 (34.62%) Automation Testing
2 17 (32.69%) Risk Analysis
2 17 (32.69%) RAD
3 11 (21.15%) OO
4 10 (19.23%) Web Design
5 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 7 (13.46%) Coaching
6 7 (13.46%) OOP
6 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce
6 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) MVC
8 3 (5.77%) SEO
8 3 (5.77%) Web Development
8 3 (5.77%) SOA
8 3 (5.77%) Project Management
8 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.77%) Content Management
8 3 (5.77%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) SQL
2 25 (48.08%) PHP
3 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
4 16 (30.77%) Java
5 13 (25.00%) C++
6 7 (13.46%) C
6 7 (13.46%) Lua
6 7 (13.46%) Groovy
6 7 (13.46%) Scala
7 6 (11.54%) C#
8 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (57.69%) Degree
2 18 (34.62%) ISTQB
3 15 (28.85%) MCSE
3 15 (28.85%) CCNA
3 15 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (28.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (36.54%) QA
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 15 (28.85%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Cisco
1 17 (32.69%) Avaya
1 17 (32.69%) VMware
2 3 (5.77%) Sitecore
2 3 (5.77%) Citrix
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Adobe
3 2 (3.85%) HP
3 2 (3.85%) Dell
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) Sage