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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 133 127 136
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 41 48 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.13% 1.39% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.10% 5.05% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 24
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
1001 951 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 27.52% 27.45% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 762 713 733
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £52,500 £62,375
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 2 March 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Leeds

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 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 52 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (41.49%) Java
3 32 (34.04%) HTML
4 31 (32.98%) PHP
5 30 (31.91%) JavaScript
5 30 (31.91%) XML
6 29 (30.85%) Linux
7 28 (29.79%) OO
8 25 (26.60%) C#
8 25 (26.60%) E-Commerce
8 25 (26.60%) LAMP
9 24 (25.53%) Scrum
10 23 (24.47%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (23.40%) Oracle
11 22 (23.40%) CSS
11 22 (23.40%) Web Services
12 21 (22.34%) MySQL
13 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
13 20 (21.28%) .NET
13 20 (21.28%) SQL
14 19 (20.21%) Apache
14 19 (20.21%) Software Engineering
15 17 (18.09%) Ruby
15 17 (18.09%) MVC
16 15 (15.96%) Python
16 15 (15.96%) ASP.NET
16 15 (15.96%) UNIX
16 15 (15.96%) jQuery
16 15 (15.96%) Git (software)
16 15 (15.96%) ASP.NET MVC

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 19 (20.21%) Apache
2 8 (8.51%) JBoss
3 7 (7.45%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.45%) Node.js
4 6 (6.38%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.38%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.19%) SAS
5 3 (3.19%) Drupal
6 2 (2.13%) CMS
6 2 (2.13%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.06%) nginx
7 1 (1.06%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.06%) Tornado
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.13%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) GitHub
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) HTTP
2 5 (5.32%) Internet
3 4 (4.26%) Firewall
4 1 (1.06%) SNMP
4 1 (1.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.34%) MySQL
2 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
3 15 (15.96%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.51%) Riak
4 8 (8.51%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.45%) NoSQL
5 7 (7.45%) RDBMS
6 6 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.13%) QlikView
7 2 (2.13%) Pentaho
7 2 (2.13%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.13%) Big Data
8 1 (1.06%) Impala
8 1 (1.06%) Redis
8 1 (1.06%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 15 (15.96%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.83%) Subversion
3 7 (7.45%) JUnit
4 6 (6.38%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.32%) JMeter
5 5 (5.32%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.26%) Hudson
6 4 (4.26%) Selenium
7 3 (3.19%) WebLOAD
7 3 (3.19%) JProfiler
7 3 (3.19%) NeoLoad
8 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.13%) Ant
8 2 (2.13%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.06%) Maven
9 1 (1.06%) WATIR
9 1 (1.06%) TestNG
9 1 (1.06%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.06%) Sahi
General
1 14 (14.89%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Retail
3 2 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (1.06%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (51.06%) Developer
2 14 (14.89%) Software Developer
2 14 (14.89%) Senior Developer
3 13 (13.83%) PHP Developer
3 13 (13.83%) Architect
4 9 (9.57%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (8.51%) Development Manager
5 8 (8.51%) Senior Software Developer
5 8 (8.51%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.51%) iOS Developer
6 6 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (6.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (6.38%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (6.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (6.38%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (6.38%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.38%) C# Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.04%) HTML
2 30 (31.91%) XML
3 25 (26.60%) LAMP
4 22 (23.40%) Web Services
4 22 (23.40%) CSS
5 20 (21.28%) .NET
6 15 (15.96%) ASP.NET
6 15 (15.96%) jQuery
6 15 (15.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (14.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 14 (14.89%) WPF
7 14 (14.89%) .NET Framework
8 13 (13.83%) HTML5
9 12 (12.77%) J2EE
10 11 (11.70%) Spring
11 10 (10.64%) Hibernate
12 9 (9.57%) Java EE
12 9 (9.57%) REST
13 8 (8.51%) UIKit
13 8 (8.51%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.47%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.51%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.38%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.32%) RIA
4 5 (5.32%) iPhone
5 2 (2.13%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.13%) Ontologies
5 2 (2.13%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.06%) User Experience
6 1 (1.06%) Social Media
6 1 (1.06%) NHS
6 1 (1.06%) W3C
6 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.06%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.85%) Linux
2 15 (15.96%) UNIX
3 8 (8.51%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.38%) Windows
5 5 (5.32%) Android
5 5 (5.32%) Solaris
6 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.13%) CentOS
8 1 (1.06%) HPUX
8 1 (1.06%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.79%) OO
3 25 (26.60%) E-Commerce
4 24 (25.53%) Scrum
5 19 (20.21%) Software Engineering
6 17 (18.09%) MVC
7 14 (14.89%) UML
8 11 (11.70%) TDD
8 11 (11.70%) Web Development
9 9 (9.57%) SOA
10 8 (8.51%) OOP
10 8 (8.51%) Multithreading
10 8 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (8.51%) iOS Development
11 7 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.38%) Web Application Development
13 5 (5.32%) Performance Management
14 4 (4.26%) OWASP
14 4 (4.26%) Information Architecture
14 4 (4.26%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.49%) Java
2 31 (32.98%) PHP
3 30 (31.91%) JavaScript
4 25 (26.60%) C#
5 20 (21.28%) SQL
6 17 (18.09%) Ruby
7 15 (15.96%) Python
8 11 (11.70%) PHP5
9 10 (10.64%) C++
10 9 (9.57%) VB.NET
11 8 (8.51%) Objective-C
12 6 (6.38%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.13%) Perl
13 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.13%) R
13 2 (2.13%) SPARQL
14 1 (1.06%) Scala
14 1 (1.06%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.06%) VCP4
2 1 (1.06%) ISEB
2 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Puppet
2 3 (3.19%) Cobbler
3 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.06%) WMI
4 1 (1.06%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (23.40%) Oracle
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.19%) IBM
3 3 (3.19%) Cloudera
3 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.13%) Symantec
4 2 (2.13%) VMware
4 2 (2.13%) Teradata
4 2 (2.13%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.13%) Cognos
4 2 (2.13%) Tableau
4 2 (2.13%) Sun
4 2 (2.13%) Veritas
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco
5 1 (1.06%) Splunk
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £62,000 per annum Fantastic holiday entitlement, superb work/life bala
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£50k - £55K
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago