The first 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 28 July 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 138 107 104
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 70 68 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.43% 1.93% 1.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.59% 8.26% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 67 48 52
Average salary £57,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,340 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1063 823 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.74% 23.41% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 807 587 768
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
Yorkshire

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -30 68 £60,000 +71.42% 8
Wakefield -5 2 £29,500 -26.25%
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 84 (53.85%) PHP
2 82 (52.56%) Linux
3 79 (50.64%) Scrum
4 75 (48.08%) MySQL
5 60 (38.46%) Apache
6 57 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (35.90%) Content Management
8 53 (33.97%) Internet
9 50 (32.05%) Degree
10 49 (31.41%) JavaScript
11 48 (30.77%) LAMP
12 46 (29.49%) Java
13 45 (28.85%) Ruby
14 43 (27.56%) XML
15 42 (26.92%) UML
16 41 (26.28%) QA
17 39 (25.00%) Web Services
18 37 (23.72%) J2EE
18 37 (23.72%) Technical Architecture
18 37 (23.72%) ActiveMQ
19 36 (23.08%) Project Management
20 35 (22.44%) Tomcat
21 34 (21.79%) RabbitMQ
22 33 (21.15%) F5
22 33 (21.15%) Load Testing
22 33 (21.15%) WebSphere
22 33 (21.15%) Python
22 33 (21.15%) HTTP
22 33 (21.15%) Cisco
23 32 (20.51%) Solaris

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 60 (38.46%) Apache
2 35 (22.44%) Tomcat
3 33 (21.15%) WebSphere
4 32 (20.51%) WebLogic
4 32 (20.51%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (5.77%) CMS
6 6 (3.85%) Node.js
7 4 (2.56%) Drupal
8 3 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (1.92%) nginx
8 3 (1.92%) WordPress
9 2 (1.28%) Tornado
9 2 (1.28%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.28%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.64%) Confluence
10 1 (0.64%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 8 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.64%) MS Project
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
2 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Magento
2 3 (1.92%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.92%) SaaS
2 2 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 53 (33.97%) Internet
2 33 (21.15%) HTTP
3 32 (20.51%) AMQP
4 6 (3.85%) DVB
5 2 (1.28%) Firewall
5 2 (1.28%) SNMP
5 2 (1.28%) LDAP
6 1 (0.64%) VPN
6 1 (0.64%) Intranet
6 1 (0.64%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.64%) VRRP
6 1 (0.64%) OSPF
6 1 (0.64%) BGP
6 1 (0.64%) IPsec
6 1 (0.64%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.64%) SSH
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.64%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (48.08%) MySQL
2 18 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.05%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (6.41%) DTS
5 6 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.85%) Redis
5 6 (3.85%) Riak
6 5 (3.21%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.92%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.64%) OLTP
8 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.64%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.64%) Big Data
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.05%) Selenium
3 10 (6.41%) JMeter
4 9 (5.77%) Subversion
4 9 (5.77%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.49%) Hudson
6 6 (3.85%) Automake
7 5 (3.21%) NeoLoad
7 5 (3.21%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (3.21%) LoadRunner
7 5 (3.21%) WebLOAD
7 5 (3.21%) WATIR
7 5 (3.21%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.92%) JUnit
8 3 (1.92%) Maven
9 2 (1.28%) Ant
10 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.64%) JIRA
10 1 (0.64%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.64%) Grunt
General
1 13 (8.33%) Finance
2 10 (6.41%) Games
3 5 (3.21%) Electronics
3 5 (3.21%) Marketing
4 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (51.28%) Developer
2 54 (34.62%) Architect
3 50 (32.05%) Solutions Architect
4 30 (19.23%) Senior Developer
5 17 (10.90%) Lead Developer
6 16 (10.26%) Senior Architect
7 15 (9.62%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 12 (7.69%) .NET Developer
9 11 (7.05%) PHP Developer
10 9 (5.77%) C# Developer
10 9 (5.77%) Senior PHP Developer
11 8 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (3.85%) Build Engineer
12 6 (3.85%) Software Engineer
13 5 (3.21%) Senior Technician
13 5 (3.21%) Java Developer
13 5 (3.21%) Senior Analyst
13 5 (3.21%) Project Manager
13 5 (3.21%) Tester
13 5 (3.21%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (30.77%) LAMP
2 43 (27.56%) XML
3 39 (25.00%) Web Services
4 37 (23.72%) J2EE
4 37 (23.72%) ActiveMQ
5 34 (21.79%) RabbitMQ
6 18 (11.54%) .NET
7 17 (10.90%) CSS
8 16 (10.26%) ASP.NET
9 14 (8.97%) HTML
10 12 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (6.41%) WPF
12 9 (5.77%) jQuery
13 6 (3.85%) GStreamer
13 6 (3.85%) Hibernate
13 6 (3.85%) Symfony
13 6 (3.85%) Middleware
13 6 (3.85%) XHTML
14 5 (3.21%) Spring
15 4 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.51%) Symmetrix
1 32 (20.51%) Clustering
1 32 (20.51%) RIA
2 16 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (9.62%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.85%) STB
4 6 (3.85%) MPEG
4 6 (3.85%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.56%) NHS
6 3 (1.92%) BBC
7 2 (1.28%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.64%) Blog
8 1 (0.64%) Social Media
8 1 (0.64%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 82 (52.56%) Linux
2 32 (20.51%) Solaris
3 6 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (3.85%) Windows
4 4 (2.56%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.28%) UNIX
6 1 (0.64%) Debian
6 1 (0.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (50.64%) Scrum
2 57 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (35.90%) Content Management
4 42 (26.92%) UML
5 37 (23.72%) Technical Architecture
6 36 (23.08%) Project Management
7 33 (21.15%) Load Testing
8 32 (20.51%) Web Development
8 32 (20.51%) Network Load Balancing
8 32 (20.51%) High Availability
9 22 (14.10%) OO
10 21 (13.46%) Software Engineering
10 21 (13.46%) E-Commerce
11 20 (12.82%) DevOps
12 16 (10.26%) OOD
12 16 (10.26%) OOP
13 15 (9.62%) TDD
14 14 (8.97%) MVC
15 8 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (5.13%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 84 (53.85%) PHP
2 49 (31.41%) JavaScript
3 46 (29.49%) Java
4 45 (28.85%) Ruby
5 33 (21.15%) Python
6 27 (17.31%) Perl
7 23 (14.74%) C++
8 18 (11.54%) SQL
9 17 (10.90%) Bash Shell
10 14 (8.97%) C#
11 12 (7.69%) C
12 11 (7.05%) T-SQL
13 10 (6.41%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.28%) PHP5
15 1 (0.64%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.64%) VB
15 1 (0.64%) PowerHouse
15 1 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (32.05%) Degree
2 7 (4.49%) MySQL Certification
3 6 (3.85%) HND
4 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.64%) CCNP
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.64%) CCSA
5 1 (0.64%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (26.28%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.28%) XenServer
2 2 (1.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 22 (14.10%) Puppet
2 8 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.92%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.28%) WMI
5 1 (0.64%) Nagios
5 1 (0.64%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 33 (21.15%) F5
1 33 (21.15%) Cisco
2 32 (20.51%) EMC
3 13 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.41%) Oracle
5 9 (5.77%) Zend
6 7 (4.49%) VMware
7 5 (3.21%) HP
8 3 (1.92%) JBoss
8 3 (1.92%) EPiServer
9 2 (1.28%) Splunk
9 2 (1.28%) Sony
10 1 (0.64%) Adobe
10 1 (0.64%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.64%) Huawei
10 1 (0.64%) ProCurve
10 1 (0.64%) Rackspace
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £55k-£65k + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764 - £40558 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago