Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 80 58
Rank change year-on-year +20 -22 +19
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.71% 1.19% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.35% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 33
Leicester median annual salary £53,750 £34,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.09% -24.44% -25.00%
10th Percentile £40,500 £30,700 £27,650
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £55,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £34,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -24.44% -25.00%

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 Leicester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 509 739 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 90.57% 87.87% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 464 680 618
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £58,225
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.06% +6.25% -

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Leicester

Open Source
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Leicester

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Leicester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Intel
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Law
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) GIAC
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
1 2 (50.00%) CEH
1 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) GCIH
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) OSCP
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 2 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SANS
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Forensic Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) Polymer
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) Forensic Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CEH
1 2 (50.00%) GCIH
1 2 (50.00%) GIAC
1 2 (50.00%) OSCP
1 2 (50.00%) SANS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Intel