The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 74 98 123
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +25
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 94 92 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.88% 2.49% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 2.85% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 64 70 27
Average salary £47,750 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.95% +64.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2849 3229 2175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.21% 87.22% 83.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2199 2611 1733
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Open Source
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Leeds

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Leeds

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 67 (50.38%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (44.36%) Java
3 52 (39.10%) PHP
4 49 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 45 (33.83%) Linux
6 41 (30.83%) HTML
7 37 (27.82%) TDD
7 37 (27.82%) LAMP
8 35 (26.32%) .NET
8 35 (26.32%) Oracle
9 34 (25.56%) XML
9 34 (25.56%) Python
10 30 (22.56%) Software Engineering
11 27 (20.30%) Ruby
11 27 (20.30%) Scrum
12 26 (19.55%) SQL Server
13 25 (18.80%) CSS
13 25 (18.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (18.80%) Node.js
14 24 (18.05%) MongoDB
15 23 (17.29%) OO
15 23 (17.29%) SOA
15 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
16 22 (16.54%) C#
17 21 (15.79%) J2EE
17 21 (15.79%) MVC
17 21 (15.79%) AngularJS
18 19 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
19 18 (13.53%) MySQL
20 17 (12.78%) ASP.NET

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (18.80%) Node.js
2 13 (9.77%) SAS
3 11 (8.27%) Apache
3 11 (8.27%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.76%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.01%) Drupal
6 3 (2.26%) JBoss
6 3 (2.26%) CMS
6 3 (2.26%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.26%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.75%) IIS
8 1 (0.75%) Jetty
8 1 (0.75%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (9.02%) SPSS
2 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) Office 365
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.26%) GitHub
4 2 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.75%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.75%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.53%) Internet
2 12 (9.02%) Firewall
3 3 (2.26%) HTTP
4 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.75%) DNS
4 1 (0.75%) SSL
4 1 (0.75%) IPsec
4 1 (0.75%) DHCP
4 1 (0.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.55%) SQL Server
2 24 (18.05%) MongoDB
3 18 (13.53%) MySQL
4 17 (12.78%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (10.53%) Relational Database
6 13 (9.77%) Riak
7 12 (9.02%) Pentaho
7 12 (9.02%) QlikView
8 4 (3.01%) Base SAS
8 4 (3.01%) Big Data
8 4 (3.01%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.26%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.26%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.50%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 2 (1.50%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (1.50%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.75%) HBase
Development Applications
1 17 (12.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.26%) Subversion
3 4 (3.01%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.01%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.26%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.50%) Hudson
5 2 (1.50%) Behat
5 2 (1.50%) Selenium
5 2 (1.50%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.75%) JUnit
6 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.75%) Sahi
6 1 (0.75%) DbUnit
6 1 (0.75%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.75%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.75%) JMeter
6 1 (0.75%) Maven
6 1 (0.75%) JIRA
6 1 (0.75%) WATIR
General
1 8 (6.02%) Finance
2 5 (3.76%) Electronics
3 4 (3.01%) Marketing
3 4 (3.01%) French Language
3 4 (3.01%) German Language
3 4 (3.01%) Italian Language
3 4 (3.01%) Spanish Language
4 3 (2.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (39.10%) Developer
2 31 (23.31%) Architect
3 19 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (12.78%) Software Engineer
5 12 (9.02%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.02%) Consultant
6 11 (8.27%) Technical Architect
6 11 (8.27%) Infrastructure Architect
6 11 (8.27%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 10 (7.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 8 (6.02%) PHP Developer
8 8 (6.02%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.02%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.02%) SAS BI Consultant
9 7 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (5.26%) Applications Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.51%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (30.83%) HTML
2 37 (27.82%) LAMP
3 35 (26.32%) .NET
4 34 (25.56%) XML
5 25 (18.80%) CSS
6 21 (15.79%) J2EE
6 21 (15.79%) AngularJS
7 17 (12.78%) ASP.NET
8 16 (12.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (10.53%) Middleware
10 13 (9.77%) HTML5
10 13 (9.77%) jQuery
11 11 (8.27%) Java EE
11 11 (8.27%) JSON
11 11 (8.27%) Web Services
12 10 (7.52%) Spring.NET
12 10 (7.52%) Castle Windsor
13 8 (6.02%) Hibernate
13 8 (6.02%) CSS3
13 8 (6.02%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (10.53%) RIA
3 12 (9.02%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.51%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.76%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.01%) Health Informatics
6 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.01%) Copywriting
6 4 (3.01%) Informatics
7 3 (2.26%) User Experience
8 2 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.50%) BBC
8 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.50%) iPhone
9 1 (0.75%) W3C
9 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 45 (33.83%) Linux
2 15 (11.28%) UNIX
3 3 (2.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.50%) Android
4 2 (1.50%) CentOS
4 2 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.50%) Solaris
5 1 (0.75%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.75%) Windows
5 1 (0.75%) HPUX
5 1 (0.75%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (50.38%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.82%) TDD
3 30 (22.56%) Software Engineering
4 27 (20.30%) Scrum
5 25 (18.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (17.29%) OO
6 23 (17.29%) SOA
7 21 (15.79%) MVC
8 16 (12.03%) Migration
9 14 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 13 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (9.77%) Business Analysis
11 12 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (9.02%) BDD
11 12 (9.02%) Business Analytics
11 12 (9.02%) Analytics
12 11 (8.27%) Kanban
13 10 (7.52%) Pair Programming
14 7 (5.26%) UML
14 7 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.36%) Java
2 52 (39.10%) PHP
3 49 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 34 (25.56%) Python
5 27 (20.30%) Ruby
6 22 (16.54%) C#
7 12 (9.02%) R
8 9 (6.77%) C++
9 8 (6.02%) SQL
10 3 (2.26%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.26%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.26%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.50%) PHP5
11 2 (1.50%) Scala
12 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.75%) C
12 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.75%) Perl
12 1 (0.75%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.75%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.75%) Docker
2 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (11.28%) Puppet
2 11 (8.27%) Cobbler
3 3 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.50%) Nagios
5 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.75%) Ansible
5 1 (0.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (26.32%) Oracle
2 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.53%) IBM
4 12 (9.02%) Tableau
4 12 (9.02%) Business Objects
4 12 (9.02%) Cognos
5 9 (6.77%) Cloudera
6 8 (6.02%) Teradata
7 3 (2.26%) Google
8 2 (1.50%) Splunk
8 2 (1.50%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.50%) VMware
9 1 (0.75%) Sun
9 1 (0.75%) HP
9 1 (0.75%) Cisco
9 1 (0.75%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.75%) PayPal
Leeds, West Yorkshire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Harvey Nash Plc
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, Leeds
Inter-Vention UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Bonus!
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accumuli
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago