The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
England / East Midlands
Rank 121 118 104
Rank change year-on-year -3 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 43 49 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.47% 1.54% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.75% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 69
Median salary £47,500 £38,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £29,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,439 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Open Source is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2553 2795 2804
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.19% 88.00% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2002 2198 2249
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Open Source as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in the East Midlands

Open Source
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Open Source in the East Midlands

Open Source
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in the East Midlands

Open Source
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +20 23 £60,000 +84.61% 8
Leicestershire -6 7 £29,000 -12.12%
Derbyshire - 5 £35,000 - 3
Northamptonshire -10 3 £36,250 -4.60% 1
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 60 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (54.90%) Java
3 33 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 32 (31.37%) HTML
5 29 (28.43%) CSS
6 28 (27.45%) Python
7 26 (25.49%) Scrum
8 22 (21.57%) PHP
9 21 (20.59%) Big Data
10 20 (19.61%) Linux
11 19 (18.63%) .NET
11 19 (18.63%) Web Development
11 19 (18.63%) Amazon AWS
12 18 (17.65%) DevOps
13 17 (16.67%) C#
13 17 (16.67%) OO
13 17 (16.67%) MVC
14 16 (15.69%) Software Engineering
15 15 (14.71%) TDD
15 15 (14.71%) Test Scripting
15 15 (14.71%) MySQL
15 15 (14.71%) SDLC
16 14 (13.73%) Node.js
16 14 (13.73%) Web Services
16 14 (13.73%) Finance
16 14 (13.73%) Degree
17 13 (12.75%) Selenium
17 13 (12.75%) Banking
17 13 (12.75%) HTML5
17 13 (12.75%) Project Management

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.78%) WordPress
2 10 (9.80%) CMS
3 9 (8.82%) Apache
3 9 (8.82%) Drupal
3 9 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.86%) nginx
5 6 (5.88%) Apache Spark
6 5 (4.90%) JBoss
6 5 (4.90%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.94%) ArcGIS
7 3 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.98%) Confluence
9 1 (0.98%) IIS
9 1 (0.98%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (10.78%) Magento
2 6 (5.88%) Shopify
3 2 (1.96%) OpenCart
3 2 (1.96%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.63%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.90%) G Suite
3 5 (4.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (4.90%) SAN
3 4 (3.92%) Internet
4 2 (1.96%) Wireless
5 1 (0.98%) DSL
5 1 (0.98%) Firewall
5 1 (0.98%) HTTP
5 1 (0.98%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.98%) Intranet
5 1 (0.98%) LAN
5 1 (0.98%) MPLS
5 1 (0.98%) Network Security
5 1 (0.98%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.98%) WAN
5 1 (0.98%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.59%) Big Data
2 15 (14.71%) MySQL
3 12 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 11 (10.78%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (6.86%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.88%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.96%) DB2
9 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.98%) Endeca
9 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.98%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (12.75%) Selenium
2 8 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.86%) Cucumber
3 7 (6.86%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.94%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (2.94%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.94%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.96%) JIRA
5 2 (1.96%) Log4j
5 2 (1.96%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.98%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.98%) Grunt
6 1 (0.98%) JMeter
6 1 (0.98%) JUnit
6 1 (0.98%) Maven
6 1 (0.98%) NUnit
6 1 (0.98%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.98%) TestNG
General
1 14 (13.73%) Finance
2 13 (12.75%) Banking
3 10 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.92%) Retail
5 2 (1.96%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Electronics
6 1 (0.98%) Games
6 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (40.20%) Developer
2 16 (15.69%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.71%) Test Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Test Automation Engineer
5 12 (11.76%) Automation Test Lead
6 10 (9.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Architect
8 8 (7.84%) AWS DevOps
8 8 (7.84%) Junior
8 8 (7.84%) PHP Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.86%) Digital Developer
9 7 (6.86%) QA Engineer
9 7 (6.86%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.88%) HTML Developer
10 6 (5.88%) Junior Developer
10 6 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
10 6 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (31.37%) HTML
2 29 (28.43%) CSS
3 19 (18.63%) .NET
4 14 (13.73%) Node.js
4 14 (13.73%) Web Services
5 13 (12.75%) AngularJS
5 13 (12.75%) HTML5
6 12 (11.76%) jQuery
6 12 (11.76%) Symfony
7 11 (10.78%) Spring
8 10 (9.80%) Spring MVC
9 7 (6.86%) CSS3
9 7 (6.86%) Laravel
10 6 (5.88%) Hibernate
10 6 (5.88%) RESTful
11 5 (4.90%) XML
12 4 (3.92%) J2EE
12 4 (3.92%) JPA
12 4 (3.92%) SOAP
12 4 (3.92%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Mobile App
2 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.84%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.88%) Blog
5 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.92%) User Experience
7 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.94%) RIA
8 1 (0.98%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.98%) Fintech
8 1 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.98%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.61%) Linux
2 11 (10.78%) Windows
3 8 (7.84%) Ubuntu
4 5 (4.90%) Android
4 5 (4.90%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.94%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.96%) CentOS
6 2 (1.96%) Debian
6 2 (1.96%) Unix
6 2 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (25.49%) Scrum
3 19 (18.63%) Web Development
4 18 (17.65%) DevOps
5 17 (16.67%) MVC
5 17 (16.67%) OO
6 16 (15.69%) Software Engineering
7 15 (14.71%) SDLC
7 15 (14.71%) TDD
7 15 (14.71%) Test Scripting
8 13 (12.75%) Project Management
9 12 (11.76%) Automation Testing
9 12 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 11 (10.78%) Microservices
10 11 (10.78%) Test Automation
11 9 (8.82%) Open Source Development
12 8 (7.84%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (7.84%) Kanban
13 7 (6.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 56 (54.90%) Java
2 33 (32.35%) JavaScript
3 28 (27.45%) Python
4 22 (21.57%) PHP
5 17 (16.67%) C#
6 12 (11.76%) Perl
7 10 (9.80%) SQL
8 7 (6.86%) Ruby
8 7 (6.86%) Scala
9 3 (2.94%) C++
10 2 (1.96%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.96%) R
10 2 (1.96%) XPath
11 1 (0.98%) C
11 1 (0.98%) ES6
11 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.98%) CCNP
3 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.98%) CISSP
3 1 (0.98%) CSSLP
3 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) JNCIP
3 1 (0.98%) JNCIS
3 1 (0.98%) SANS
3 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.82%) QA
2 5 (4.90%) SDET
3 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (9.80%) Docker
2 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (9.80%) Puppet
2 7 (6.86%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.90%) Ansible
3 5 (4.90%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.96%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (1.96%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.98%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.98%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
1 8 (7.84%) Red Hat
1 8 (7.84%) Zend
2 6 (5.88%) Cisco
2 6 (5.88%) Google
3 5 (4.90%) IBM
3 5 (4.90%) Oracle
4 3 (2.94%) VMware
5 2 (1.96%) Informatica
5 2 (1.96%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.96%) SAP
5 2 (1.96%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.98%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.98%) HP
6 1 (0.98%) Juniper
6 1 (0.98%) Sonatype
6 1 (0.98%) TOWER Software
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