The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 118 118 124
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 61 56 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.64% 1.50% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.79% 5.36% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 42 37 27
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,050 £27,700 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £47,000
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 Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1054 1045 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 28.28% 28.08% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 773 851 707
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 Miscellaneous 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 31 March 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Leeds

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 53 (48.62%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (44.04%) Java
3 35 (32.11%) PHP
3 35 (32.11%) XML
4 32 (29.36%) Linux
5 30 (27.52%) HTML
5 30 (27.52%) JavaScript
5 30 (27.52%) Oracle
6 27 (24.77%) .NET
6 27 (24.77%) C#
6 27 (24.77%) OO
6 27 (24.77%) LAMP
7 26 (23.85%) Enterprise Software
8 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
9 24 (22.02%) Python
9 24 (22.02%) Ruby
10 21 (19.27%) Scrum
11 20 (18.35%) MVC
11 20 (18.35%) Web Services
11 20 (18.35%) MongoDB
12 19 (17.43%) E-Commerce
13 18 (16.51%) CSS
14 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET
14 17 (15.60%) UNIX
14 17 (15.60%) J2EE
14 17 (15.60%) Git (software)
14 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (15.60%) Software Engineering
15 16 (14.68%) MySQL
15 16 (14.68%) SOA

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 14 (12.84%) Apache
2 10 (9.17%) Node.js
3 9 (8.26%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.42%) SAS
5 5 (4.59%) JBoss
5 5 (4.59%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.67%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.75%) Drupal
8 2 (1.83%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.83%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) SPSS
2 5 (4.59%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) GitHub
2 1 (0.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.92%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.26%) Internet
2 8 (7.34%) Firewall
3 5 (4.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 20 (18.35%) MongoDB
3 16 (14.68%) MySQL
4 11 (10.09%) Relational Database
4 11 (10.09%) Riak
5 7 (6.42%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.50%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.50%) QlikView
6 6 (5.50%) Pentaho
7 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.75%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.83%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.83%) Big Data
10 1 (0.92%) HBase
10 1 (0.92%) Impala
10 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (15.60%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.34%) Subversion
3 5 (4.59%) JUnit
4 4 (3.67%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.75%) Hudson
5 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.83%) Ant
6 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.83%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.83%) JProfiler
7 1 (0.92%) Bazaar
7 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.92%) Sahi
7 1 (0.92%) DbUnit
7 1 (0.92%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.92%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.92%) JMeter
7 1 (0.92%) JIRA
7 1 (0.92%) WATIR
General
1 13 (11.93%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Retail
3 4 (3.67%) Marketing
3 4 (3.67%) French Language
3 4 (3.67%) German Language
3 4 (3.67%) Italian Language
3 4 (3.67%) Spanish Language
3 4 (3.67%) Electronics
4 2 (1.83%) Games
5 1 (0.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (48.62%) Developer
2 24 (22.02%) Architect
3 15 (13.76%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (13.76%) Senior Developer
4 13 (11.93%) PHP Developer
4 13 (11.93%) Software Developer
5 8 (7.34%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.34%) iOS Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 7 (6.42%) Technical Architect
6 7 (6.42%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (5.50%) Development Manager
7 6 (5.50%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.50%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.50%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Web Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Consultant
7 6 (5.50%) SAS BI Consultant
7 6 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (32.11%) XML
2 30 (27.52%) HTML
3 27 (24.77%) .NET
3 27 (24.77%) LAMP
4 20 (18.35%) Web Services
5 18 (16.51%) CSS
6 17 (15.60%) J2EE
6 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET
6 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (13.76%) jQuery
8 13 (11.93%) WPF
8 13 (11.93%) .NET Framework
8 13 (11.93%) HTML5
8 13 (11.93%) Entity Framework
9 11 (10.09%) AngularJS
10 10 (9.17%) Java EE
11 9 (8.26%) Spring
12 8 (7.34%) Hibernate
12 8 (7.34%) XHTML
12 8 (7.34%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.85%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (8.26%) RIA
3 8 (7.34%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.50%) Visualisation
5 5 (4.59%) iPhone
5 5 (4.59%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.67%) Copywriting
7 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.83%) User Experience
8 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.92%) Social Media
8 1 (0.92%) W3C
8 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.92%) BBC
8 1 (0.92%) Ontologies
8 1 (0.92%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 32 (29.36%) Linux
2 17 (15.60%) UNIX
3 8 (7.34%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.59%) Windows
4 5 (4.59%) Android
5 3 (2.75%) Solaris
5 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.83%) CentOS
7 1 (0.92%) HPUX
7 1 (0.92%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (48.62%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (24.77%) OO
3 21 (19.27%) Scrum
4 20 (18.35%) MVC
5 19 (17.43%) E-Commerce
6 17 (15.60%) Software Engineering
7 16 (14.68%) SOA
8 14 (12.84%) TDD
8 14 (12.84%) UML
9 12 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (9.17%) Web Development
11 8 (7.34%) Migration
11 8 (7.34%) Multithreading
11 8 (7.34%) Mobile Application Development
11 8 (7.34%) iOS Development
12 7 (6.42%) Business Analysis
12 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (5.50%) Business Analytics
13 6 (5.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 48 (44.04%) Java
2 35 (32.11%) PHP
3 30 (27.52%) JavaScript
4 27 (24.77%) C#
5 24 (22.02%) Python
5 24 (22.02%) Ruby
6 14 (12.84%) SQL
7 11 (10.09%) C++
8 8 (7.34%) VB.NET
8 8 (7.34%) Objective-C
9 7 (6.42%) PHP5
10 6 (5.50%) R
10 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.83%) Perl
11 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.92%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.92%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (9.17%) Puppet
2 7 (6.42%) Cobbler
3 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.92%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (27.52%) Oracle
2 10 (9.17%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.42%) IBM
3 7 (6.42%) Cloudera
4 6 (5.50%) Teradata
4 6 (5.50%) Tableau
4 6 (5.50%) Business Objects
4 6 (5.50%) Cognos
5 3 (2.75%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.83%) Symantec
6 2 (1.83%) VMware
6 2 (1.83%) Veritas
7 1 (0.92%) HP
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco
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