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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 114 94
Rank change year-on-year +14 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 56 60 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.13% 1.83% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 2.06% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 47 40 92
Median salary £35,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.55% -2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,950 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £66,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

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 2319 2907 3275
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 88.07% 88.60% 87.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1945 2323 2726
Median salary £44,317 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.27% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 June 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 June 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 +12 20 £57,500 +109.09% 10
Derbyshire +24 18 £35,000 -32.03%
Northamptonshire -2 14 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Leicestershire +14 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Open Source
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (47.47%) Java
3 36 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 30 (30.30%) HTML
5 27 (27.27%) C#
5 27 (27.27%) CSS
6 24 (24.24%) Scrum
6 24 (24.24%) Degree
7 22 (22.22%) Selenium
8 20 (20.20%) Python
8 20 (20.20%) DevOps
9 19 (19.19%) JavaScript
9 19 (19.19%) Finance
9 19 (19.19%) TDD
9 19 (19.19%) Software Engineering
10 18 (18.18%) Computer Science
10 18 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
11 17 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (17.17%) .NET
11 17 (17.17%) OO
12 16 (16.16%) PHP
12 16 (16.16%) Project Management
12 16 (16.16%) Big Data
12 16 (16.16%) Mentoring
13 15 (15.15%) QA
13 15 (15.15%) SQL
13 15 (15.15%) Windows
13 15 (15.15%) Linux
13 15 (15.15%) Banking
14 14 (14.14%) OOP

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 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 7 (7.07%) CMS
2 7 (7.07%) Drupal
2 7 (7.07%) WordPress
3 6 (6.06%) IIS
3 6 (6.06%) nginx
4 4 (4.04%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.03%) JBoss
6 2 (2.02%) ArcGIS
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.01%) Apache
7 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.01%) CICS
7 1 (1.01%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Magento
2 6 (6.06%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (12.12%) GitHub
3 9 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.05%) SaaS
5 3 (3.03%) Trello
6 1 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.01%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.13%) Wireless
2 7 (7.07%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (7.07%) DSL
2 7 (7.07%) Firewall
2 7 (7.07%) LAN
2 7 (7.07%) MPLS
2 7 (7.07%) Unified Communications
2 7 (7.07%) WAN
2 7 (7.07%) WLAN
3 6 (6.06%) Internet
4 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.01%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.16%) Big Data
2 14 (14.14%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.06%) Redis
4 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.05%) MySQL
6 1 (1.01%) Endeca
6 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (22.22%) Selenium
2 12 (12.12%) Cucumber
2 12 (12.12%) WebDriver
3 11 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 10 (10.10%) JUnit
5 9 (9.09%) FitNesse
5 9 (9.09%) JMeter
5 9 (9.09%) NUnit
5 9 (9.09%) Ranorex
5 9 (9.09%) TestNG
6 6 (6.06%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.05%) JIRA
8 3 (3.03%) SpecFlow
8 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.02%) Log4j
9 2 (2.02%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (2.02%) Subversion
10 1 (1.01%) Android Studio
10 1 (1.01%) Calabash
General
1 19 (19.19%) Finance
2 15 (15.15%) Banking
3 10 (10.10%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.02%) Advertising
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (35.35%) Developer
2 15 (15.15%) Test Engineer
3 14 (14.14%) Test Automation Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Junior
4 11 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 10 (10.10%) QA Leader
6 9 (9.09%) Architect
6 9 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) Graduate
6 9 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
6 9 (9.09%) Java Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) Automation Test Lead
7 7 (7.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (7.07%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.07%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Network Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.06%) HTML CSS Developer
8 6 (6.06%) QA Team Leader
8 6 (6.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.30%) HTML
2 27 (27.27%) CSS
3 17 (17.17%) .NET
4 12 (12.12%) Web Services
5 10 (10.10%) jQuery
5 10 (10.10%) Symfony
6 9 (9.09%) Laravel
7 7 (7.07%) Hibernate
8 6 (6.06%) HTML5
9 5 (5.05%) RESTful
9 5 (5.05%) SOAP
9 5 (5.05%) Spring
10 4 (4.04%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.03%) J2EE
11 3 (3.03%) JPA
11 3 (3.03%) REST
11 3 (3.03%) Spring MVC
11 3 (3.03%) Spring Web Flow
11 3 (3.03%) XHTML
12 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.10%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.07%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (7.07%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.04%) Fintech
5 3 (3.03%) Tandem
6 2 (2.02%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.01%) DataPower
7 1 (1.01%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.01%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.01%) RIA
7 1 (1.01%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.15%) Linux
1 15 (15.15%) Windows
2 4 (4.04%) Android
2 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.01%) CentOS
3 1 (1.01%) Debian
3 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.01%) Unix
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 24 (24.24%) Scrum
4 20 (20.20%) DevOps
5 19 (19.19%) Software Engineering
5 19 (19.19%) TDD
6 17 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (17.17%) OO
7 16 (16.16%) Mentoring
7 16 (16.16%) Project Management
8 14 (14.14%) OOP
9 13 (13.13%) Web Development
10 12 (12.12%) SDLC
11 10 (10.10%) BDD
11 10 (10.10%) Functional Testing
12 9 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 9 (9.09%) MVC
12 9 (9.09%) Test Scripting
13 8 (8.08%) SOA
13 8 (8.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.47%) Java
2 27 (27.27%) C#
3 20 (20.20%) Python
4 19 (19.19%) JavaScript
5 16 (16.16%) PHP
6 15 (15.15%) SQL
7 12 (12.12%) Scala
8 7 (7.07%) Perl
8 7 (7.07%) R
9 3 (3.03%) C++
9 3 (3.03%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.02%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (24.24%) Degree
2 18 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.07%) JNCIP
3 7 (7.07%) JNCIS
4 6 (6.06%) ISTQB
5 4 (4.04%) CCNA
5 4 (4.04%) JNCIA
6 3 (3.03%) CCNP
7 2 (2.02%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.15%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.11%) Docker
2 8 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Kubernetes
1 4 (4.04%) Puppet
2 3 (3.03%) Ansible
2 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.01%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (8.08%) VMware
2 7 (7.07%) Cisco
2 7 (7.07%) Fortinet
2 7 (7.07%) Juniper
2 7 (7.07%) Zend
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle
4 3 (3.03%) IBM
4 3 (3.03%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.01%) Google
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.01%) SAP
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £38000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Arden Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Capital One
Posted: 23 days ago
Northamptonshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Capital One
Posted: 23 days ago
Nottingham
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Northamptonshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday