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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 160 170 127
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -43
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 51 25 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.06% 0.58% 1.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.41% 2.17% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 43 20 48
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,750 £49,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
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
1494 1154 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.09% 26.96% 26.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 859 882
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £24,400 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £51,021
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
(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 +21 49 £42,500 +8.97% 3
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 55 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (49.52%) Linux
3 46 (43.81%) PHP
4 37 (35.24%) JavaScript
4 37 (35.24%) Scrum
5 36 (34.29%) LAMP
6 35 (33.33%) MySQL
7 33 (31.43%) HTML
8 31 (29.52%) Java
9 30 (28.57%) Apache
10 26 (24.76%) Ruby
11 25 (23.81%) E-Commerce
12 24 (22.86%) CSS
13 23 (21.90%) OO
14 21 (20.00%) Python
14 21 (20.00%) XML
15 20 (19.05%) Web Services
15 20 (19.05%) SQL
16 18 (17.14%) C#
17 17 (16.19%) UNIX
17 17 (16.19%) Enterprise Software
18 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
19 15 (14.29%) UML
19 15 (14.29%) DevOps
19 15 (14.29%) jQuery
19 15 (14.29%) Degree
20 14 (13.33%) HTML5
20 14 (13.33%) Subversion
20 14 (13.33%) MVC
21 13 (12.38%) Web Development

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 30 (28.57%) Apache
2 12 (11.43%) WebSphere
3 10 (9.52%) WebLogic
4 9 (8.57%) Node.js
5 8 (7.62%) JBoss
5 8 (7.62%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.81%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (2.86%) nginx
8 2 (1.90%) CMS
8 2 (1.90%) Tornado
8 2 (1.90%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.90%) Drupal
9 1 (0.95%) WordPress
9 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.95%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.95%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 5 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) GitHub
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) Heroku
2 1 (0.95%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.38%) HTTP
2 10 (9.52%) Internet
3 4 (3.81%) Firewall
3 4 (3.81%) AMQP
4 3 (2.86%) OSPF
4 3 (2.86%) BGP
5 2 (1.90%) SNMP
5 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.90%) LDAP
5 2 (1.90%) VoIP
5 2 (1.90%) SMTP
5 2 (1.90%) DNS
5 2 (1.90%) IPv4
6 1 (0.95%) Intranet
6 1 (0.95%) VPN
6 1 (0.95%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.95%) VRRP
6 1 (0.95%) IPsec
6 1 (0.95%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.33%) MySQL
2 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
3 13 (12.38%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.62%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.71%) Redis
5 6 (5.71%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.76%) Riak
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.95%) OLTP
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.95%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (13.33%) Subversion
2 12 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.62%) JMeter
3 8 (7.62%) JUnit
4 7 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 6 (5.71%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.76%) NeoLoad
6 5 (4.76%) Selenium
6 5 (4.76%) WebLOAD
7 4 (3.81%) JProfiler
8 3 (2.86%) Hudson
9 2 (1.90%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.90%) Ant
10 1 (0.95%) Grunt
10 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.95%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.95%) Maven
10 1 (0.95%) JIRA
10 1 (0.95%) Eclipse RCP
10 1 (0.95%) Behat
General
1 12 (11.43%) Finance
2 11 (10.48%) Games
3 3 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Law
4 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (45.71%) Developer
2 13 (12.38%) PHP Developer
3 12 (11.43%) Senior Developer
4 11 (10.48%) Software Developer
5 10 (9.52%) Development Manager
5 10 (9.52%) Administrator
6 9 (8.57%) Architect
7 8 (7.62%) Java Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
8 7 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.67%) Senior Technician
9 6 (5.71%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Software Development Manager
10 5 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce Manager
10 5 (4.76%) Software Manager
10 5 (4.76%) Test Leader
10 5 (4.76%) Performance Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (34.29%) LAMP
2 33 (31.43%) HTML
3 24 (22.86%) CSS
4 21 (20.00%) XML
5 20 (19.05%) Web Services
6 15 (14.29%) jQuery
7 14 (13.33%) HTML5
8 13 (12.38%) .NET
9 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET
10 11 (10.48%) WPF
10 11 (10.48%) Spring
10 11 (10.48%) .NET Framework
10 11 (10.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (9.52%) Hibernate
12 9 (8.57%) Ajax
13 8 (7.62%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (7.62%) Java EE
13 8 (7.62%) J2EE
13 8 (7.62%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.67%) RIA
3 6 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.81%) Symmetrix
5 4 (3.81%) Clustering
6 3 (2.86%) NHS
6 3 (2.86%) iPhone
7 2 (1.90%) Social Media
7 2 (1.90%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.90%) Ontologies
7 2 (1.90%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.95%) Blog
8 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.95%) BBC
8 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 52 (49.52%) Linux
2 17 (16.19%) UNIX
3 13 (12.38%) Solaris
4 7 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.71%) Windows
6 5 (4.76%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.86%) Android
8 1 (0.95%) CentOS
8 1 (0.95%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.24%) Scrum
3 25 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 23 (21.90%) OO
5 15 (14.29%) UML
5 15 (14.29%) DevOps
6 14 (13.33%) MVC
7 13 (12.38%) Web Development
8 12 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 10 (9.52%) Content Management
9 10 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.57%) OOP
11 8 (7.62%) TDD
12 5 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (4.76%) Project Management
12 5 (4.76%) Quality Management
12 5 (4.76%) Multithreading
12 5 (4.76%) Load Testing
12 5 (4.76%) Information Architecture
12 5 (4.76%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 46 (43.81%) PHP
2 37 (35.24%) JavaScript
3 31 (29.52%) Java
4 26 (24.76%) Ruby
5 21 (20.00%) Python
6 20 (19.05%) SQL
7 18 (17.14%) C#
8 12 (11.43%) Bash Shell
9 11 (10.48%) PHP5
10 10 (9.52%) C++
11 7 (6.67%) Perl
12 6 (5.71%) VB.NET
13 5 (4.76%) Objective-C
14 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.90%) SPARQL
16 1 (0.95%) CoffeeScript
16 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (0.95%) CCNP
2 1 (0.95%) ISEB
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.95%) CCSA
2 1 (0.95%) CCSE
2 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (11.43%) Puppet
2 9 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.90%) WMI
3 2 (1.90%) yum
4 1 (0.95%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.95%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.95%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (10.48%) Oracle
2 9 (8.57%) VMware
3 8 (7.62%) Cisco
4 7 (6.67%) Veritas
4 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.67%) Symantec
5 5 (4.76%) F5
6 4 (3.81%) Splunk
6 4 (3.81%) EMC
7 2 (1.90%) Sun
8 1 (0.95%) HP
8 1 (0.95%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.95%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.95%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.95%) Huawei
8 1 (0.95%) Zend
8 1 (0.95%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.95%) ProCurve
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
The Test People
Posted: 12 days ago