Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 134 130
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 102 133 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.96% 2.05% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.30% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 104 124 144
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% +22.70%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £23,400
90th Percentile £64,625 £70,000 £67,125
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%

Open Source is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4604 5773 6695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.57% 89.06% 89.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3800 4565 5435
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +14 59 £50,000 - 11
Northamptonshire +22 24 £29,000 -22.67%
Leicestershire +32 12 £42,500 +25.00% 1
Derbyshire -3 4 £67,000 +97.06% 1
Lincolnshire -6 2 £19,000 -39.68%
Open Source
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 63 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (46.08%) Test Automation
3 43 (42.16%) Java
4 39 (38.24%) HTML
5 34 (33.33%) Selenium
6 32 (31.37%) Software Engineering
7 28 (27.45%) JavaScript
8 26 (25.49%) C#
8 26 (25.49%) Linux
9 25 (24.51%) Python
9 25 (24.51%) Scrum
9 25 (24.51%) HTML5
10 24 (23.53%) QA
10 24 (23.53%) Degree
11 23 (22.55%) Mentoring
12 22 (21.57%) DevOps
12 22 (21.57%) Web Services
13 21 (20.59%) Windows
14 20 (19.61%) CSS
15 19 (18.63%) Finance
16 18 (17.65%) Ruby
16 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (17.65%) WebDriver
17 17 (16.67%) Git (software)
18 16 (15.69%) AngularJS
18 16 (15.69%) TDD
18 16 (15.69%) Unix
18 16 (15.69%) Front End Development
19 15 (14.71%) SDLC
19 15 (14.71%) .NET

Open Source
Co-occurring 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 9 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (0.98%) Apache
4 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.98%) CICS
4 1 (0.98%) IIS
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.78%) GitHub
2 10 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.90%) IaaS
4 5 (4.90%) SaaS
5 2 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.84%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.96%) Firewall
2 2 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) MySQL
1 9 (8.82%) NoSQL
1 9 (8.82%) Relational Database
2 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (33.33%) Selenium
2 18 (17.65%) WebDriver
3 17 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 12 (11.76%) Calabash
4 12 (11.76%) JMeter
5 11 (10.78%) Cucumber
5 11 (10.78%) Jenkins
6 9 (8.82%) Appium
7 7 (6.86%) Subversion
8 6 (5.88%) JUnit
8 6 (5.88%) NUnit
9 5 (4.90%) Grunt
10 3 (2.94%) FitNesse
10 3 (2.94%) Gradle
10 3 (2.94%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.94%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (2.94%) Ranorex
10 3 (2.94%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.94%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.94%) TestNG
General
1 19 (18.63%) Finance
2 10 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.82%) Banking
3 9 (8.82%) Retail
4 2 (1.96%) Games
4 2 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (36.27%) Developer
2 15 (14.71%) Software Engineer
3 12 (11.76%) QA Leader
4 10 (9.80%) Architect
4 10 (9.80%) Java Developer
5 9 (8.82%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) Python Software Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) QA Team Leader
5 9 (8.82%) Team Leader
6 8 (7.84%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Automation Tester
7 7 (6.86%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Tester
8 6 (5.88%) Development Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Senior Development Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Senior Software Development Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (38.24%) HTML
2 25 (24.51%) HTML5
3 22 (21.57%) Web Services
4 20 (19.61%) CSS
5 16 (15.69%) AngularJS
6 15 (14.71%) .NET
7 12 (11.76%) REST
8 10 (9.80%) Hibernate
8 10 (9.80%) Polymer
8 10 (9.80%) RESTful
8 10 (9.80%) Spring
9 9 (8.82%) jQuery
9 9 (8.82%) JSP
9 9 (8.82%) Web Components
10 8 (7.84%) Node.js
10 8 (7.84%) Sass
11 6 (5.88%) Ajax
11 6 (5.88%) CSS3
11 6 (5.88%) Gherkin
11 6 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.82%) Algorithms
3 9 (8.82%) Client/Server
3 9 (8.82%) Fintech
3 9 (8.82%) Video\Live Streaming
4 5 (4.90%) User Experience
5 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.94%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.96%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.96%) DataPower
8 1 (0.98%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.49%) Linux
2 21 (20.59%) Windows
3 16 (15.69%) Unix
4 3 (2.94%) Android
4 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.98%) AIX
5 1 (0.98%) HPUX
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (46.08%) Test Automation
3 32 (31.37%) Software Engineering
4 25 (24.51%) Scrum
5 23 (22.55%) Mentoring
6 22 (21.57%) DevOps
7 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (15.69%) Front End Development
8 16 (15.69%) TDD
9 15 (14.71%) SDLC
10 12 (11.76%) Project Management
11 10 (9.80%) Defect Management
11 10 (9.80%) E-Commerce
11 10 (9.80%) Functional Testing
11 10 (9.80%) OO
11 10 (9.80%) Regression Testing
12 9 (8.82%) Computer Vision
12 9 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (8.82%) Creative Thinking
12 9 (8.82%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (42.16%) Java
2 28 (27.45%) JavaScript
3 26 (25.49%) C#
4 25 (24.51%) Python
5 18 (17.65%) Ruby
6 13 (12.75%) SQL
7 11 (10.78%) C++
8 10 (9.80%) PHP
9 5 (4.90%) ES6
10 4 (3.92%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.94%) Apple Swift
11 3 (2.94%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.94%) Perl
11 3 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (23.53%) Degree
2 12 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (9.80%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.96%) CEH
4 2 (1.96%) GCIH
4 2 (1.96%) GIAC
4 2 (1.96%) OSCP
4 2 (1.96%) SANS
5 1 (0.98%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.53%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.92%) Puppet
2 3 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (9.80%) Google
2 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.84%) Oracle
3 4 (3.92%) IBM
4 2 (1.96%) Adobe
4 2 (1.96%) Intel
4 2 (1.96%) Zend
5 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.98%) SAP
5 1 (0.98%) Teradata