The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 63 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 16 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.12% 1.76% 1.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.75% 5.13% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 7
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -13.43%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
South Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
237 156 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 31.35% 34.29% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 170 125 154
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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 18 September 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 16 (88.89%) MySQL
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) PHP
5 8 (44.44%) Web Services
5 8 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (44.44%) TDD
5 8 (44.44%) Ruby
5 8 (44.44%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (44.44%) Ember.js
5 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 8 (44.44%) Apache Cordova
5 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (44.44%) RubyMotion
5 8 (44.44%) Zend
5 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (44.44%) RSpec
5 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
5 8 (44.44%) Puppet
5 8 (44.44%) PhoneGap
5 8 (44.44%) CoffeeScript
5 8 (44.44%) Backbone.js
5 8 (44.44%) Facebook
5 8 (44.44%) Twitter
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) Marketing
7 4 (22.22%) Subversion
7 4 (22.22%) XHTML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (44.44%) RSpec
2 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 4 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 5 (27.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Magento Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Solution Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Magento Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Business Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 8 (44.44%) Web Services
2 8 (44.44%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (44.44%) Ember.js
2 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 8 (44.44%) Apache Cordova
2 8 (44.44%) PhoneGap
2 8 (44.44%) Backbone.js
3 4 (22.22%) XHTML
3 4 (22.22%) CakePHP
3 4 (22.22%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) Symfony
4 1 (5.56%) LAMP
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) TDD
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) PHP
2 8 (44.44%) Ruby
2 8 (44.44%) RubyMotion
2 8 (44.44%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (22.22%) PHP5
4 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (44.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Zend
1 8 (44.44%) Facebook
1 8 (44.44%) Twitter
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