The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 77 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.26% 0.58% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.65% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 10
Average salary £34,250 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.46% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £31,250 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £36,850 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
620 917 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 81.47% 88.51% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 531 768 650
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,238 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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
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 30 April 2016. 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 +7 2 £34,250 +5.38% 4
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) PHP
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (28.57%) NHS
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) CMS
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Content Management
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
4 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) LTE

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (28.57%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) LTE
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony
3 1 (14.29%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) NHS
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source Development
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
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