The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 113 89 104
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 71 62 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.94% 2.43% 1.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.31% 10.00% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 67 47 35
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,200 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,204 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
854 620 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.35% 24.32% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 651 432 534
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
West Yorkshire

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 24 July 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Leeds

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 83 (58.87%) PHP
2 80 (56.74%) Linux
3 74 (52.48%) MySQL
4 67 (47.52%) Scrum
5 59 (41.84%) Apache
6 56 (39.72%) Content Management
7 53 (37.59%) Internet
8 49 (34.75%) Degree
9 48 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (33.33%) LAMP
10 47 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 44 (31.21%) Ruby
12 43 (30.50%) Java
13 41 (29.08%) QA
14 39 (27.66%) Web Services
15 37 (26.24%) Technical Architecture
15 37 (26.24%) ActiveMQ
16 36 (25.53%) J2EE
16 36 (25.53%) Project Management
17 35 (24.82%) Tomcat
18 34 (24.11%) XML
18 34 (24.11%) RabbitMQ
19 33 (23.40%) F5
19 33 (23.40%) Web Development
19 33 (23.40%) WebSphere
19 33 (23.40%) UML
19 33 (23.40%) HTTP
19 33 (23.40%) Cisco
20 32 (22.70%) Solaris
20 32 (22.70%) Python

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 59 (41.84%) Apache
2 35 (24.82%) Tomcat
3 33 (23.40%) WebSphere
4 32 (22.70%) WebLogic
4 32 (22.70%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (6.38%) CMS
6 6 (4.26%) Node.js
7 4 (2.84%) Drupal
8 3 (2.13%) nginx
9 2 (1.42%) Tornado
9 2 (1.42%) Joomla!
9 2 (1.42%) WordPress
9 2 (1.42%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Magento
2 3 (2.13%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.71%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (37.59%) Internet
2 33 (23.40%) HTTP
3 32 (22.70%) AMQP
4 5 (3.55%) DVB
5 2 (1.42%) Firewall
5 2 (1.42%) SNMP
5 2 (1.42%) LDAP
6 1 (0.71%) VPN
6 1 (0.71%) OSPF
6 1 (0.71%) BGP
6 1 (0.71%) IPsec
6 1 (0.71%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.71%) VRRP
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.71%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.71%) SSH
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.71%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (52.48%) MySQL
2 8 (5.67%) NoSQL
2 8 (5.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.26%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.26%) Redis
3 6 (4.26%) Riak
4 5 (3.55%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.71%) DTS
6 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.71%) Big Data
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.71%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 13 (9.22%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.80%) Selenium
3 10 (7.09%) JMeter
4 9 (6.38%) Subversion
4 9 (6.38%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.96%) Hudson
6 6 (4.26%) Automake
7 5 (3.55%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (3.55%) LoadRunner
7 5 (3.55%) WebLOAD
7 5 (3.55%) WATIR
7 5 (3.55%) NeoLoad
7 5 (3.55%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.13%) JUnit
8 3 (2.13%) Maven
9 2 (1.42%) Ant
10 1 (0.71%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.71%) JIRA
10 1 (0.71%) Grunt
General
1 9 (6.38%) Games
2 5 (3.55%) Finance
2 5 (3.55%) Electronics
3 4 (2.84%) Marketing
4 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (49.65%) Developer
2 51 (36.17%) Architect
3 50 (35.46%) Solutions Architect
4 30 (21.28%) Senior Developer
5 17 (12.06%) Lead Developer
6 16 (11.35%) Senior Architect
7 15 (10.64%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 12 (8.51%) PHP Developer
9 10 (7.09%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Build Engineer
10 6 (4.26%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.55%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.55%) Senior Test Analyst
11 5 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.55%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.55%) Tester
11 5 (3.55%) Analyst
11 5 (3.55%) Test Analyst
11 5 (3.55%) Senior Technician
11 5 (3.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (33.33%) LAMP
2 39 (27.66%) Web Services
3 37 (26.24%) ActiveMQ
4 36 (25.53%) J2EE
5 34 (24.11%) XML
5 34 (24.11%) RabbitMQ
6 14 (9.93%) CSS
7 13 (9.22%) HTML
8 8 (5.67%) jQuery
8 8 (5.67%) .NET
9 6 (4.26%) Symfony
9 6 (4.26%) XHTML
9 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.55%) Middleware
10 5 (3.55%) GStreamer
11 4 (2.84%) REST
11 4 (2.84%) Hibernate
12 3 (2.13%) JBoss Seam
12 3 (2.13%) Java EE
12 3 (2.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.70%) Symmetrix
1 32 (22.70%) Clustering
1 32 (22.70%) RIA
2 15 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.26%) Digital Media
4 5 (3.55%) MPEG
4 5 (3.55%) STB
4 5 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.13%) NHS
5 3 (2.13%) BBC
6 2 (1.42%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.71%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 80 (56.74%) Linux
2 32 (22.70%) Solaris
3 6 (4.26%) Windows
4 5 (3.55%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.84%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.42%) UNIX
7 1 (0.71%) Debian
7 1 (0.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (47.52%) Scrum
2 56 (39.72%) Content Management
3 48 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (26.24%) Technical Architecture
5 36 (25.53%) Project Management
6 33 (23.40%) Web Development
6 33 (23.40%) UML
7 32 (22.70%) Network Load Balancing
7 32 (22.70%) Load Testing
7 32 (22.70%) High Availability
8 20 (14.18%) DevOps
8 20 (14.18%) Software Engineering
9 19 (13.48%) E-Commerce
10 14 (9.93%) TDD
11 13 (9.22%) OO
12 7 (4.96%) OOP
12 7 (4.96%) OOD
12 7 (4.96%) Configuration Management
12 7 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (4.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 83 (58.87%) PHP
2 47 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 44 (31.21%) Ruby
4 43 (30.50%) Java
5 32 (22.70%) Python
6 27 (19.15%) Perl
7 22 (15.60%) C++
8 17 (12.06%) Bash Shell
9 11 (7.80%) C
10 7 (4.96%) SQL
11 4 (2.84%) C#
12 2 (1.42%) PHP5
13 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.71%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.71%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 49 (34.75%) Degree
2 8 (5.67%) MySQL Certification
3 6 (4.26%) HND
4 1 (0.71%) CCNP
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.71%) CCSA
4 1 (0.71%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (29.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.42%) Varnish
2 2 (1.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (14.89%) Puppet
2 8 (5.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.13%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.42%) WMI
5 1 (0.71%) Nagios
5 1 (0.71%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 33 (23.40%) F5
1 33 (23.40%) Cisco
2 32 (22.70%) EMC
3 10 (7.09%) Zend
4 8 (5.67%) Oracle
5 7 (4.96%) VMware
6 5 (3.55%) HP
7 3 (2.13%) JBoss
7 3 (2.13%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.42%) Splunk
8 2 (1.42%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.42%) Sony
9 1 (0.71%) Adobe
9 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.71%) ProCurve
9 1 (0.71%) Huawei
9 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764 - £40558 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago