The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 80 75 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.63% 0.67% 2.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.48% 2.88% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 13
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
242 208 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.21% 23.32% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 198 163 217
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Open Source
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -10 4 £31,750 -20.62% 2
Doncaster - 1 £45,000 -
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 7 (53.85%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) MySQL
5 3 (23.08%) Perl
5 3 (23.08%) Apache
5 3 (23.08%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (15.38%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (15.38%) Google Apps
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Selenium
6 2 (15.38%) CentOS
6 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
6 2 (15.38%) WordPress
6 2 (15.38%) Moodle
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Google

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) WordPress
2 2 (15.38%) Moodle
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Google Apps
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Development Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Development Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tester
4 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Tester
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CakePHP
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) Servlets
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
2 1 (7.69%) Symfony
2 1 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) Phalcon
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Blog
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) OOD
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) GCIH
2 1 (7.69%) CEH
2 1 (7.69%) GWAPT
2 1 (7.69%) GPEN
2 1 (7.69%) OSCP
2 1 (7.69%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Google
Sheffield
Fruition IT
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South Yorkshire
TRG
Salary: 40000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago