The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 76 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 12 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.18% 0.83% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.69% 2.91% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 6
Average salary £40,000 £25,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.33% -26.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
211 206 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.75% 28.61% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 164 164 202
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £17,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Open Source
Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -3 11 £40,000 +55.33%
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (75.00%) Web Development
2 12 (50.00%) PHP
2 12 (50.00%) MySQL
3 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 9 (37.50%) Degree
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) Zend
5 7 (29.17%) MySQL Certification
6 6 (25.00%) OO
6 6 (25.00%) HTML
6 6 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (20.83%) CSS
7 5 (20.83%) E-Learning
7 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
8 4 (16.67%) jQuery
8 4 (16.67%) Learning Management System
8 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
8 4 (16.67%) TDD
8 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 3 (12.50%) C#
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 3 (12.50%) Python
9 3 (12.50%) .NET
9 3 (12.50%) LAMP
9 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 2 (8.33%) Symfony
10 2 (8.33%) MVC
10 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (4.17%) Linked Data

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
1 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior PHP Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Programmer
4 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Web Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Assurance Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.50%) .NET
4 3 (12.50%) LAMP
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.33%) Symfony
6 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.17%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (4.17%) RESTful
6 1 (4.17%) JMS
6 1 (4.17%) J2EE
6 1 (4.17%) JSP
6 1 (4.17%) SOAP
6 1 (4.17%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) E-Learning
3 4 (16.67%) Learning Management System
4 1 (4.17%) Linked Data
4 1 (4.17%) Telematics
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Animation
4 1 (4.17%) Video Editing
4 1 (4.17%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Web Development
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 4 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) OOP
6 1 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) PHP
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Zend
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) Google