The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 33 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 10 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.80% 2.66% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.09% 2.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
141 170 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 95.92% 90.43% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 125 129 116
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Open Source
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Halifax

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
1 13 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) SoapUI
2 12 (92.31%) BDD
2 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (92.31%) V-Model
2 12 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 12 (92.31%) Software Testing
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) SOAP
2 12 (92.31%) ISEB
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 12 (92.31%) Exploratory Testing
3 10 (76.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 10 (76.92%) XML
3 10 (76.92%) .NET
3 10 (76.92%) ISTQB
4 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
4 7 (53.85%) QA
4 7 (53.85%) Mentoring
5 6 (46.15%) JMeter
5 6 (46.15%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 12 (92.31%) SoapUI
2 12 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (46.15%) JMeter
4 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Test Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) SOAP
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 13 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Testing
2 12 (92.31%) BDD
2 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (92.31%) Exploratory Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Software Testing
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 12 (92.31%) V-Model
3 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Mentoring
4 5 (38.46%) Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (38.46%) Electronic Trading
4 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) ISEB
2 10 (76.92%) ISTQB
2 10 (76.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago