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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 130 152 115
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -37
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 48 22 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.43% 0.68% 1.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.62% 2.61% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 40 17 41
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £48,500 £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
1038 842 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.82% 25.89% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 849 609 701
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 22 December 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Leeds

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 54 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (48.98%) Linux
3 42 (42.86%) PHP
4 36 (36.73%) Scrum
5 35 (35.71%) LAMP
5 35 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 32 (32.65%) HTML
7 31 (31.63%) MySQL
8 29 (29.59%) Java
9 28 (28.57%) Apache
10 25 (25.51%) Ruby
11 23 (23.47%) OO
11 23 (23.47%) E-Commerce
11 23 (23.47%) CSS
12 20 (20.41%) XML
13 19 (19.39%) Web Services
13 19 (19.39%) Python
14 17 (17.35%) UNIX
14 17 (17.35%) C#
14 17 (17.35%) Enterprise Software
15 16 (16.33%) SQL
16 15 (15.31%) SQL Server
16 15 (15.31%) DevOps
17 14 (14.29%) UML
17 14 (14.29%) Subversion
17 14 (14.29%) jQuery
18 13 (13.27%) Degree
18 13 (13.27%) HTML5
18 13 (13.27%) MVC
19 12 (12.24%) .NET

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 28 (28.57%) Apache
2 11 (11.22%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.18%) WebLogic
3 9 (9.18%) Node.js
4 8 (8.16%) JBoss
5 7 (7.14%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.06%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (3.06%) nginx
7 2 (2.04%) Tornado
7 2 (2.04%) CMS
7 2 (2.04%) Joomla!
7 2 (2.04%) Drupal
8 1 (1.02%) Confluence
8 1 (1.02%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Photoshop
1 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) GitHub
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) SaaS
2 1 (1.02%) Heroku
2 1 (1.02%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) HTTP
2 8 (8.16%) Internet
3 3 (3.06%) AMQP
4 2 (2.04%) SNMP
4 2 (2.04%) LDAP
4 2 (2.04%) Firewall
5 1 (1.02%) IPsec
5 1 (1.02%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.02%) OSPF
5 1 (1.02%) BGP
5 1 (1.02%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.02%) VRRP
5 1 (1.02%) VPN
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.02%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.63%) MySQL
2 15 (15.31%) SQL Server
3 12 (12.24%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.16%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.12%) Redis
5 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.10%) Riak
6 5 (5.10%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (14.29%) Subversion
2 12 (12.24%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.16%) JUnit
3 8 (8.16%) JMeter
4 7 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.12%) Jenkins
6 5 (5.10%) Selenium
6 5 (5.10%) WebLOAD
6 5 (5.10%) NeoLoad
7 4 (4.08%) JProfiler
8 3 (3.06%) Hudson
9 2 (2.04%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.04%) Ant
10 1 (1.02%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.02%) TestNG
10 1 (1.02%) Maven
10 1 (1.02%) JIRA
10 1 (1.02%) Eclipse RCP
10 1 (1.02%) Behat
10 1 (1.02%) Grunt
General
1 11 (11.22%) Finance
1 11 (11.22%) Games
2 3 (3.06%) Retail
3 1 (1.02%) Law
3 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (44.90%) Developer
2 13 (13.27%) PHP Developer
3 12 (12.24%) Senior Developer
4 11 (11.22%) Software Developer
5 10 (10.20%) Development Manager
6 8 (8.16%) Administrator
6 8 (8.16%) Java Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
7 7 (7.14%) Architect
7 7 (7.14%) Senior Technician
8 5 (5.10%) E-Commerce Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Software Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Test Leader
8 5 (5.10%) Performance Test Leader
8 5 (5.10%) iOS Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.10%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.71%) LAMP
2 32 (32.65%) HTML
3 23 (23.47%) CSS
4 20 (20.41%) XML
5 19 (19.39%) Web Services
6 14 (14.29%) jQuery
7 13 (13.27%) HTML5
8 12 (12.24%) .NET
9 11 (11.22%) ASP.NET
9 11 (11.22%) WPF
9 11 (11.22%) Spring
9 11 (11.22%) .NET Framework
9 11 (11.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 11 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (10.20%) Hibernate
11 9 (9.18%) Ajax
12 8 (8.16%) Java EE
12 8 (8.16%) XHTML
13 7 (7.14%) J2EE
13 7 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.12%) RIA
2 6 (6.12%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.10%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.06%) iPhone
4 3 (3.06%) NHS
4 3 (3.06%) Symmetrix
4 3 (3.06%) Clustering
5 2 (2.04%) Ontologies
5 2 (2.04%) Chemistry
5 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.02%) Social Media
6 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.02%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 48 (48.98%) Linux
2 17 (17.35%) UNIX
3 12 (12.24%) Solaris
4 7 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.12%) Windows
6 5 (5.10%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.06%) Android
8 1 (1.02%) CentOS
8 1 (1.02%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (36.73%) Scrum
3 23 (23.47%) OO
3 23 (23.47%) E-Commerce
4 15 (15.31%) DevOps
5 14 (14.29%) UML
6 13 (13.27%) MVC
7 12 (12.24%) Software Engineering
7 12 (12.24%) Web Development
8 10 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (9.18%) OOP
10 8 (8.16%) TDD
10 8 (8.16%) Content Management
11 5 (5.10%) Quality Management
11 5 (5.10%) Multithreading
11 5 (5.10%) OWASP
11 5 (5.10%) Information Architecture
11 5 (5.10%) Software Architecture
11 5 (5.10%) Web Application Development
11 5 (5.10%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (42.86%) PHP
2 35 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 29 (29.59%) Java
4 25 (25.51%) Ruby
5 19 (19.39%) Python
6 17 (17.35%) C#
7 16 (16.33%) SQL
8 11 (11.22%) PHP5
9 10 (10.20%) Bash Shell
10 9 (9.18%) C++
11 6 (6.12%) VB.NET
12 5 (5.10%) Objective-C
13 4 (4.08%) Perl
14 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
15 2 (2.04%) SPARQL
16 1 (1.02%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (13.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) CCNP
2 1 (1.02%) ISEB
2 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.02%) CCSA
2 1 (1.02%) CCSE
2 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (12.24%) Puppet
2 9 (9.18%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.04%) WMI
4 1 (1.02%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.02%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.02%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (11.22%) Oracle
2 9 (9.18%) VMware
3 7 (7.14%) Veritas
3 7 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.14%) Symantec
4 5 (5.10%) Cisco
5 4 (4.08%) F5
6 3 (3.06%) EMC
7 2 (2.04%) Sun
7 2 (2.04%) Splunk
8 1 (1.02%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.02%) Huawei
8 1 (1.02%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.02%) HP
8 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.02%) CheckPoint
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