The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 153 159 129
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -30
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 55 42 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.18% 0.97% 1.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.78% 3.76% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 44 26 52
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £23,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,400 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1454 1118 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.09% 25.77% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 815 944
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £61,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Open Source
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Leeds +20 47 £45,000 +18.95% 6
Dewsbury - 3 £50,000 -
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (36.36%) Java
3 35 (35.35%) Linux
4 34 (34.34%) HTML
5 31 (31.31%) JavaScript
6 29 (29.29%) PHP
7 28 (28.28%) OO
7 28 (28.28%) E-Commerce
7 28 (28.28%) Scrum
8 26 (26.26%) LAMP
9 23 (23.23%) SQL
9 23 (23.23%) C#
9 23 (23.23%) XML
10 22 (22.22%) CSS
10 22 (22.22%) MySQL
11 21 (21.21%) Apache
12 20 (20.20%) .NET
12 20 (20.20%) Web Services
12 20 (20.20%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (19.19%) UNIX
14 17 (17.17%) Oracle
14 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
14 17 (17.17%) Finance
15 16 (16.16%) MVC
16 14 (14.14%) UML
16 14 (14.14%) ASP.NET
16 14 (14.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 14 (14.14%) Ruby
16 14 (14.14%) .NET Framework
16 14 (14.14%) WPF

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 21 (21.21%) Apache
2 8 (8.08%) JBoss
3 7 (7.07%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.06%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.05%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.05%) Node.js
6 2 (2.02%) Drupal
6 2 (2.02%) Joomla!
6 2 (2.02%) CMS
7 1 (1.01%) SAS
7 1 (1.01%) nginx
7 1 (1.01%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.01%) Tornado
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Photoshop
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.08%) GitHub
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) HTTP
2 3 (3.03%) Internet
2 3 (3.03%) Firewall
3 2 (2.02%) OSPF
3 2 (2.02%) BGP
3 2 (2.02%) SMTP
3 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.02%) DNS
3 2 (2.02%) IPv4
3 2 (2.02%) VoIP
4 1 (1.01%) LDAP
4 1 (1.01%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.22%) MySQL
2 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 8 (8.08%) MongoDB
5 7 (7.07%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (5.05%) RDBMS
7 5 (5.05%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.03%) Riak
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.01%) Big Data
10 1 (1.01%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (14.14%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.13%) Subversion
3 8 (8.08%) JMeter
3 8 (8.08%) JUnit
4 7 (7.07%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.05%) WebLOAD
5 5 (5.05%) NeoLoad
6 4 (4.04%) JProfiler
6 4 (4.04%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.04%) Selenium
7 3 (3.03%) Hudson
8 2 (2.02%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.02%) Ant
9 1 (1.01%) Maven
9 1 (1.01%) DbUnit
9 1 (1.01%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.01%) TestNG
9 1 (1.01%) Bazaar
9 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.01%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 17 (17.17%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Retail
3 3 (3.03%) Games
4 1 (1.01%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (49.49%) Developer
2 15 (15.15%) Senior Developer
3 14 (14.14%) Software Developer
3 14 (14.14%) Development Manager
4 12 (12.12%) PHP Developer
5 11 (11.11%) Administrator
6 9 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.08%) iOS Developer
7 8 (8.08%) E-Commerce Manager
7 8 (8.08%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (7.07%) UNIX Administrator
9 6 (6.06%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Software Manager
9 6 (6.06%) Software Development Manager
9 6 (6.06%) .NET Developer
9 6 (6.06%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.05%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (34.34%) HTML
2 26 (26.26%) LAMP
3 23 (23.23%) XML
4 22 (22.22%) CSS
5 20 (20.20%) .NET
5 20 (20.20%) Web Services
6 14 (14.14%) ASP.NET
6 14 (14.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 14 (14.14%) .NET Framework
6 14 (14.14%) WPF
6 14 (14.14%) jQuery
6 14 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (14.14%) HTML5
7 12 (12.12%) Spring
8 11 (11.11%) Hibernate
9 10 (10.10%) J2EE
10 9 (9.09%) Java EE
10 9 (9.09%) Ajax
10 9 (9.09%) REST
11 8 (8.08%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.08%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.07%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.03%) RIA
4 3 (3.03%) iPhone
5 2 (2.02%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.02%) Chemistry
5 2 (2.02%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.01%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) BBC
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.01%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.35%) Linux
2 19 (19.19%) UNIX
3 13 (13.13%) Solaris
4 8 (8.08%) Apple iOS
4 8 (8.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.05%) Windows
6 3 (3.03%) Android
7 2 (2.02%) CentOS
8 1 (1.01%) HPUX
8 1 (1.01%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (28.28%) OO
2 28 (28.28%) E-Commerce
2 28 (28.28%) Scrum
3 16 (16.16%) MVC
4 14 (14.14%) UML
5 12 (12.12%) Software Engineering
6 11 (11.11%) Web Development
7 10 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (9.09%) TDD
9 8 (8.08%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (8.08%) iOS Development
9 8 (8.08%) Multithreading
9 8 (8.08%) OOP
10 6 (6.06%) Web Application Development
10 6 (6.06%) DevOps
11 5 (5.05%) Quality Management
11 5 (5.05%) Software Architecture
11 5 (5.05%) Performance Management
11 5 (5.05%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.36%) Java
2 31 (31.31%) JavaScript
3 29 (29.29%) PHP
4 23 (23.23%) SQL
4 23 (23.23%) C#
5 14 (14.14%) Ruby
6 11 (11.11%) Python
7 10 (10.10%) PHP5
8 9 (9.09%) C++
8 9 (9.09%) VB.NET
9 8 (8.08%) Objective-C
10 6 (6.06%) T-SQL
11 4 (4.04%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.04%) Perl
12 2 (2.02%) SPARQL
13 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.01%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) ISEB
2 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Puppet
2 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.02%) yum
3 1 (1.01%) WMI
3 1 (1.01%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) Oracle
2 8 (8.08%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.07%) Symantec
3 7 (7.07%) Veritas
4 5 (5.05%) Sun
5 3 (3.03%) Cisco
5 3 (3.03%) Splunk
6 2 (2.02%) VMware
7 1 (1.01%) IBM
7 1 (1.01%) Microsoft
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