The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 49 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 12 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.25% 0.57% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 0.65% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 11
Median salary £29,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
448 617 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.05% 87.39% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 350 557 478
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,025
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Open Source
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Sheffield region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Sheffield

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) MySQL
3 10 (62.50%) PHP
4 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) OO
4 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 9 (56.25%) Web Development
5 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (50.00%) Degree
6 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) SQL
7 6 (37.50%) jQuery
7 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
8 5 (31.25%) Apache Solr
8 5 (31.25%) LTE
8 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
8 5 (31.25%) YUI
8 5 (31.25%) NHS
8 5 (31.25%) Intranet
8 5 (31.25%) Internet
8 5 (31.25%) Project Management
8 5 (31.25%) Lucene
8 5 (31.25%) Document Management
9 4 (25.00%) OO PHP
10 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
10 3 (18.75%) Ruby

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Internet
1 5 (31.25%) Intranet
1 5 (31.25%) LTE
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) GoCD
3 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (18.75%) Local Government
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) PHP Software Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Web Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Head of Development
3 1 (6.25%) Head of Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Release Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) CSS
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
3 5 (31.25%) Lucene
3 5 (31.25%) YUI
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) Laravel
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (6.25%) Sass
4 1 (6.25%) Software Packaging
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) OO
1 9 (56.25%) Web Development
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) Document Management
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
4 4 (25.00%) OO PHP
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) DevOps
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (6.25%) Kanban
7 1 (6.25%) OWASP
7 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) PHP
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Perforce
2 1 (6.25%) SaltStack
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