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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 97 110 132
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +22
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 78 70 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.21% 1.87% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.78% 6.60% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 26
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
1002 1060 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 28.35% 28.30% 31.95%
Number of salaries quoted 727 894 701
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Leeds

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 64 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (44.19%) Java
3 48 (37.21%) PHP
4 45 (34.88%) Linux
5 41 (31.78%) JavaScript
6 37 (28.68%) HTML
6 37 (28.68%) .NET
7 36 (27.91%) Oracle
7 36 (27.91%) XML
7 36 (27.91%) LAMP
8 31 (24.03%) Python
9 29 (22.48%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (21.71%) OO
10 28 (21.71%) SQL Server
10 28 (21.71%) Ruby
11 27 (20.93%) C#
12 26 (20.16%) Scrum
12 26 (20.16%) TDD
13 23 (17.83%) Software Engineering
13 23 (17.83%) MongoDB
14 22 (17.05%) MVC
14 22 (17.05%) SOA
15 21 (16.28%) E-Commerce
15 21 (16.28%) CSS
16 20 (15.50%) J2EE
16 20 (15.50%) MySQL
16 20 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (14.73%) ASP.NET
17 19 (14.73%) UNIX
18 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (12.40%) Node.js
2 15 (11.63%) Apache
3 13 (10.08%) Tomcat
4 9 (6.98%) SAS
5 6 (4.65%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.88%) JBoss
7 4 (3.10%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.33%) Drupal
9 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.55%) Joomla!
9 2 (1.55%) CMS
10 1 (0.78%) IIS
10 1 (0.78%) Jetty
10 1 (0.78%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) SPSS
2 5 (3.88%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.88%) GitHub
2 3 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.55%) Office 365
4 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.78%) SaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Heroku
4 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.78%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.63%) Internet
2 12 (9.30%) Firewall
3 6 (4.65%) HTTP
4 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.78%) DNS
4 1 (0.78%) SSL
4 1 (0.78%) IPsec
4 1 (0.78%) DHCP
4 1 (0.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.83%) MongoDB
3 20 (15.50%) MySQL
4 14 (10.85%) Relational Database
5 13 (10.08%) Riak
6 12 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (6.20%) QlikView
7 8 (6.20%) Pentaho
8 6 (4.65%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.10%) Big Data
9 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.33%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.55%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.78%) HBase
12 1 (0.78%) Impala
12 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (12.40%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.65%) Subversion
3 3 (2.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.55%) Selenium
4 2 (1.55%) JUnit
4 2 (1.55%) Behat
4 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.78%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (0.78%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.78%) Sahi
5 1 (0.78%) DbUnit
5 1 (0.78%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.78%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.78%) JMeter
5 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 13 (10.08%) Finance
2 4 (3.10%) Electronics
2 4 (3.10%) Retail
2 4 (3.10%) Marketing
2 4 (3.10%) French Language
2 4 (3.10%) German Language
2 4 (3.10%) Italian Language
2 4 (3.10%) Spanish Language
3 2 (1.55%) Games
4 1 (0.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (42.64%) Developer
2 31 (24.03%) Architect
3 18 (13.95%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (13.18%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.85%) PHP Developer
6 11 (8.53%) Infrastructure Architect
6 11 (8.53%) Technical Architect
6 11 (8.53%) Software Developer
6 11 (8.53%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 10 (7.75%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Web Developer
8 8 (6.20%) Consultant
8 8 (6.20%) SAS BI Consultant
9 7 (5.43%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 6 (4.65%) Applications Developer
10 6 (4.65%) Development Manager
10 6 (4.65%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.65%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (28.68%) HTML
1 37 (28.68%) .NET
2 36 (27.91%) XML
2 36 (27.91%) LAMP
3 21 (16.28%) CSS
4 20 (15.50%) J2EE
5 19 (14.73%) ASP.NET
6 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (13.95%) AngularJS
7 15 (11.63%) jQuery
8 14 (10.85%) Web Services
9 13 (10.08%) Middleware
9 13 (10.08%) Java EE
10 11 (8.53%) WPF
10 11 (8.53%) HTML5
10 11 (8.53%) .NET Framework
10 11 (8.53%) Entity Framework
11 8 (6.20%) XHTML
12 7 (5.43%) Hibernate
12 7 (5.43%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.48%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (11.63%) RIA
3 8 (6.20%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.65%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.88%) iPhone
6 4 (3.10%) Copywriting
7 3 (2.33%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.33%) User Experience
8 2 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.78%) Social Media
9 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.78%) W3C
9 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.78%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 45 (34.88%) Linux
2 19 (14.73%) UNIX
3 5 (3.88%) Windows
3 5 (3.88%) Android
3 5 (3.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.55%) Solaris
4 2 (1.55%) CentOS
4 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.78%) HPUX
5 1 (0.78%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.71%) OO
3 26 (20.16%) TDD
3 26 (20.16%) Scrum
4 23 (17.83%) Software Engineering
5 22 (17.05%) SOA
5 22 (17.05%) MVC
6 21 (16.28%) E-Commerce
7 20 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (11.63%) Migration
9 12 (9.30%) UML
10 9 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (6.98%) Pair Programming
10 9 (6.98%) Business Analysis
10 9 (6.98%) Web Development
11 8 (6.20%) Business Analytics
11 8 (6.20%) Analytics
12 6 (4.65%) DevOps
12 6 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (3.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 57 (44.19%) Java
2 48 (37.21%) PHP
3 41 (31.78%) JavaScript
4 31 (24.03%) Python
5 28 (21.71%) Ruby
6 27 (20.93%) C#
7 10 (7.75%) C++
7 10 (7.75%) SQL
8 8 (6.20%) R
9 6 (4.65%) PHP5
9 6 (4.65%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.88%) Objective-C
11 4 (3.10%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.33%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.55%) Perl
14 1 (0.78%) C
14 1 (0.78%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.78%) Scala
14 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (9.30%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Xen
1 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (11.63%) Puppet
2 11 (8.53%) Cobbler
3 3 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (27.91%) Oracle
2 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.98%) IBM
3 9 (6.98%) Cloudera
4 8 (6.20%) Tableau
4 8 (6.20%) Teradata
4 8 (6.20%) Business Objects
4 8 (6.20%) Cognos
5 5 (3.88%) PayPal
6 3 (2.33%) VMware
7 2 (1.55%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.78%) Symantec
8 1 (0.78%) HP
8 1 (0.78%) Veritas
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco
8 1 (0.78%) Google
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