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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 59 145 80
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -65
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 140 48 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.00% 1.30% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 1.51% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 105 45 54
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +50.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £60,204 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3175 3183 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.66% 86.31% 87.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2522 2419 1739
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Leeds

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 131 (55.04%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (45.80%) JavaScript
3 103 (43.28%) Linux
4 96 (40.34%) PHP
5 94 (39.50%) Java
6 82 (34.45%) TDD
7 81 (34.03%) HTML
8 70 (29.41%) LAMP
9 65 (27.31%) Python
10 57 (23.95%) Node.js
11 54 (22.69%) Ruby
12 51 (21.43%) MySQL
12 51 (21.43%) CSS
13 48 (20.17%) Oracle
14 47 (19.75%) Scrum
15 45 (18.91%) .NET
16 40 (16.81%) OO
17 39 (16.39%) BDD
18 38 (15.97%) Internet
19 37 (15.55%) AngularJS
20 36 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
21 35 (14.71%) Puppet
22 33 (13.87%) Microsoft
23 32 (13.45%) PostgreSQL
23 32 (13.45%) Software Engineering
23 32 (13.45%) MongoDB
24 31 (13.03%) RIA
25 30 (12.61%) SQL Server
25 30 (12.61%) DevOps
26 29 (12.18%) Opscode Chef

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 57 (23.95%) Node.js
2 29 (12.18%) Apache
3 13 (5.46%) SAS
4 11 (4.62%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.78%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.94%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.94%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.10%) IIS
7 5 (2.10%) JBoss
8 4 (1.68%) OpenCms
9 2 (0.84%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.84%) Drupal
9 2 (0.84%) WordPress
10 1 (0.42%) nginx
10 1 (0.42%) Confluence
10 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.42%) Jetty
10 1 (0.42%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (5.46%) SPSS
2 2 (0.84%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Summit
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.30%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (4.20%) Office 365
5 1 (0.42%) GitHub
5 1 (0.42%) IaaS
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.42%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 38 (15.97%) Internet
2 16 (6.72%) Firewall
3 6 (2.52%) Broadband
4 1 (0.42%) DHCP
4 1 (0.42%) FTP
4 1 (0.42%) HTTP
4 1 (0.42%) SNMP
4 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.42%) DNS
4 1 (0.42%) SSL
4 1 (0.42%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (21.43%) MySQL
2 32 (13.45%) PostgreSQL
2 32 (13.45%) MongoDB
3 30 (12.61%) SQL Server
4 20 (8.40%) Relational Database
5 18 (7.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
7 13 (5.46%) QlikView
7 13 (5.46%) Pentaho
7 13 (5.46%) Redis
8 12 (5.04%) Hadoop
9 11 (4.62%) NoSQL
10 9 (3.78%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.94%) Base SAS
11 7 (2.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 7 (2.94%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 7 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (2.52%) Riak
13 4 (1.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 14 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.46%) Maven
4 8 (3.36%) Eclipse
5 7 (2.94%) Selenium
6 6 (2.52%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.52%) JMeter
6 6 (2.52%) Behat
7 3 (1.26%) Subversion
7 3 (1.26%) JUnit
8 2 (0.84%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.84%) Hudson
8 2 (0.84%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.84%) JIRA
9 1 (0.42%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.42%) Xcode
9 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.42%) Facilita Forecast
9 1 (0.42%) LoadUI
General
1 29 (12.18%) Games
2 8 (3.36%) Finance
3 6 (2.52%) Electronics
3 6 (2.52%) Marketing
4 4 (1.68%) French Language
4 4 (1.68%) German Language
4 4 (1.68%) Italian Language
4 4 (1.68%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.26%) Retail
5 3 (1.26%) Local Government
6 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.42%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 83 (34.87%) Developer
2 45 (18.91%) Architect
3 20 (8.40%) Technical Architect
4 19 (7.98%) Software Engineer
5 18 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (7.14%) Consultant
6 17 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
7 16 (6.72%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 15 (6.30%) Senior Developer
9 13 (5.46%) PHP Developer
10 11 (4.62%) Web Developer
11 10 (4.20%) .NET Developer
11 10 (4.20%) C# Developer
11 10 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (3.78%) AWS Developer
12 9 (3.78%) Development Manager
12 9 (3.78%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 9 (3.78%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.78%) Technical Leader
13 8 (3.36%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (34.03%) HTML
2 70 (29.41%) LAMP
3 51 (21.43%) CSS
4 45 (18.91%) .NET
5 37 (15.55%) AngularJS
6 29 (12.18%) XML
7 23 (9.66%) Middleware
8 22 (9.24%) JSON
9 21 (8.82%) HTML5
10 18 (7.56%) Java EE
10 18 (7.56%) ASP.NET
11 17 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (7.14%) Spring.NET
11 17 (7.14%) Castle Windsor
12 13 (5.46%) J2EE
13 12 (5.04%) jQuery
13 12 (5.04%) CSS3
14 11 (4.62%) Web Services
14 11 (4.62%) Hibernate
15 8 (3.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.03%) RIA
2 21 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.46%) Visualisation
4 9 (3.78%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.36%) Health Informatics
5 8 (3.36%) Informatics
6 5 (2.10%) User Experience
7 4 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.68%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.68%) Copywriting
7 4 (1.68%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.84%) Online Games
8 2 (0.84%) Clustering
8 2 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.42%) PKI
9 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.42%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 103 (43.28%) Linux
2 21 (8.82%) UNIX
3 14 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (5.46%) CoreOS
4 13 (5.46%) CentOS
5 7 (2.94%) Solaris
6 5 (2.10%) Windows
7 4 (1.68%) Debian
7 4 (1.68%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.42%) Android
9 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (55.04%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (34.45%) TDD
3 47 (19.75%) Scrum
4 40 (16.81%) OO
5 39 (16.39%) BDD
6 36 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (13.45%) Software Engineering
8 30 (12.61%) DevOps
9 29 (12.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (11.76%) Migration
10 28 (11.76%) E-Commerce
11 26 (10.92%) SOA
12 22 (9.24%) MVC
13 20 (8.40%) Pair Programming
14 17 (7.14%) Unit Testing
15 16 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (6.30%) Kanban
17 14 (5.88%) Business Analysis
18 13 (5.46%) Business Analytics
18 13 (5.46%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 109 (45.80%) JavaScript
2 96 (40.34%) PHP
3 94 (39.50%) Java
4 65 (27.31%) Python
5 54 (22.69%) Ruby
6 26 (10.92%) C#
7 23 (9.66%) C++
8 14 (5.88%) R
9 13 (5.46%) Go
9 13 (5.46%) Scala
10 8 (3.36%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.36%) Perl
11 7 (2.94%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.68%) SQL
12 4 (1.68%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.68%) C
13 2 (0.84%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.84%) PHP5
14 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.42%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 19 (7.98%) Degree
2 3 (1.26%) ISEB
3 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.26%) COBIT
2 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 15 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (5.46%) Docker
3 1 (0.42%) Xen
3 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (14.71%) Puppet
2 29 (12.18%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (7.14%) Vagrant
4 16 (6.72%) Cobbler
5 14 (5.88%) Nagios
6 13 (5.46%) Ansible
6 13 (5.46%) Salt
7 9 (3.78%) Graphite
7 9 (3.78%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.42%) SCCM
8 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.42%) StatsD
Vendors
1 48 (20.17%) Oracle
2 33 (13.87%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.56%) Splunk
4 15 (6.30%) VMware
4 15 (6.30%) Google
5 14 (5.88%) IBM
6 13 (5.46%) Cognos
6 13 (5.46%) Tableau
6 13 (5.46%) SaltStack
7 10 (4.20%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.94%) Sun
9 6 (2.52%) Cloudera
9 6 (2.52%) Teradata
10 3 (1.26%) Zend
11 2 (0.84%) HP
12 1 (0.42%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.42%) SAP
12 1 (0.42%) EnterpriseDB
12 1 (0.42%) Capita
12 1 (0.42%) Apigee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £44000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum 12% Bonus, Healthcare, Pension, Shar
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Unspecified Highly competitive and superb benefits including free Sky
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Excellent benefits plus free Sky HD package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Technology
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EE
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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The Test People
Salary: Rate / Salary dependent on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 18% bonus plus more
Posted: 18 days ago
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Health & Social Care Information Centre
Salary: £31,072 - £40,964
Posted: 19 days ago