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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 161 157 129
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -28
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 54 39 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.05% 0.94% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.59% 3.25% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 40
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1503 1199 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.09% 28.96% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1157 941 827
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 £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £51,145
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +3 54 £42,500 +11.84% 15
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 61 (58.10%) Linux
2 56 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (50.48%) PHP
4 43 (40.95%) MySQL
5 41 (39.05%) JavaScript
5 41 (39.05%) Apache
5 41 (39.05%) LAMP
6 40 (38.10%) Scrum
7 36 (34.29%) Java
8 30 (28.57%) Ruby
9 28 (26.67%) HTML
10 25 (23.81%) Web Services
10 25 (23.81%) XML
11 23 (21.90%) Python
11 23 (21.90%) E-Commerce
12 22 (20.95%) OO
12 22 (20.95%) Internet
12 22 (20.95%) Content Management
12 22 (20.95%) Degree
13 21 (20.00%) Solaris
14 20 (19.05%) CSS
15 19 (18.10%) HTTP
15 19 (18.10%) UML
15 19 (18.10%) WebSphere
16 18 (17.14%) QA
16 18 (17.14%) WebLogic
17 17 (16.19%) SQL
18 16 (15.24%) UNIX
18 16 (15.24%) Tomcat
18 16 (15.24%) ActiveMQ

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 41 (39.05%) Apache
2 19 (18.10%) WebSphere
3 18 (17.14%) WebLogic
4 16 (15.24%) Tomcat
5 12 (11.43%) WebLogic Portal
6 9 (8.57%) Node.js
7 7 (6.67%) JBoss
8 3 (2.86%) nginx
9 2 (1.90%) Tornado
10 1 (0.95%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.95%) Confluence
10 1 (0.95%) WordPress
10 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) Photoshop
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%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.95%) Internet
2 19 (18.10%) HTTP
3 12 (11.43%) AMQP
4 2 (1.90%) LDAP
4 2 (1.90%) SNMP
5 1 (0.95%) VPN
5 1 (0.95%) Intranet
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.95%) HSRP
5 1 (0.95%) OSPF
5 1 (0.95%) BGP
5 1 (0.95%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.95%) VRRP
5 1 (0.95%) Firewall
5 1 (0.95%) IPsec
5 1 (0.95%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (40.95%) MySQL
2 13 (12.38%) NoSQL
3 12 (11.43%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.62%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.71%) Redis
5 6 (5.71%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.76%) Riak
6 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.95%) Big Data
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
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
Development Applications
1 11 (10.48%) Subversion
2 10 (9.52%) JMeter
3 9 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.67%) WebLOAD
4 7 (6.67%) JUnit
4 7 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 7 (6.67%) NeoLoad
5 6 (5.71%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.76%) Selenium
7 4 (3.81%) JProfiler
8 3 (2.86%) Hudson
9 2 (1.90%) Ant
9 2 (1.90%) IntelliJ
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%) TestNG
10 1 (0.95%) Eclipse RCP
10 1 (0.95%) Bazaar
General
1 11 (10.48%) Games
2 8 (7.62%) Finance
3 3 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Law
4 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (44.76%) Developer
2 21 (20.00%) Architect
3 19 (18.10%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (12.38%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.52%) PHP Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Development Manager
7 7 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
7 7 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 7 (6.67%) Administrator
7 7 (6.67%) Test Leader
7 7 (6.67%) Performance Test Leader
7 7 (6.67%) Senior Technician
8 6 (5.71%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.76%) iOS Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Architect
9 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (39.05%) LAMP
2 28 (26.67%) HTML
3 25 (23.81%) Web Services
3 25 (23.81%) XML
4 20 (19.05%) CSS
5 16 (15.24%) ActiveMQ
6 15 (14.29%) J2EE
7 14 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (11.43%) HTML5
9 11 (10.48%) jQuery
10 9 (8.57%) .NET
11 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET
11 8 (7.62%) Spring
11 8 (7.62%) Ajax
11 8 (7.62%) Hibernate
12 7 (6.67%) WPF
12 7 (6.67%) .NET Framework
12 7 (6.67%) Java EE
12 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) RIA
2 12 (11.43%) Symmetrix
2 12 (11.43%) Clustering
2 12 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.86%) NHS
4 3 (2.86%) iPhone
5 2 (1.90%) Social Media
5 2 (1.90%) Ontologies
5 2 (1.90%) Chemistry
5 2 (1.90%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) Blog
6 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (58.10%) Linux
2 21 (20.00%) Solaris
3 16 (15.24%) UNIX
4 7 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.71%) Windows
6 5 (4.76%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.10%) Scrum
3 23 (21.90%) E-Commerce
4 22 (20.95%) OO
4 22 (20.95%) Content Management
5 19 (18.10%) UML
6 15 (14.29%) Web Development
6 15 (14.29%) DevOps
7 13 (12.38%) Load Testing
7 13 (12.38%) Technical Architecture
7 13 (12.38%) Project Management
8 12 (11.43%) Software Engineering
8 12 (11.43%) Network Load Balancing
8 12 (11.43%) Test Planning
8 12 (11.43%) High Availability
9 9 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (7.62%) MVC
11 7 (6.67%) TDD
11 7 (6.67%) Quality Management
11 7 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 53 (50.48%) PHP
2 41 (39.05%) JavaScript
3 36 (34.29%) Java
4 30 (28.57%) Ruby
5 23 (21.90%) Python
6 17 (16.19%) SQL
7 14 (13.33%) C#
7 14 (13.33%) C++
8 10 (9.52%) Perl
8 10 (9.52%) PHP5
8 10 (9.52%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.71%) VB.NET
10 5 (4.76%) Objective-C
11 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.90%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) Degree
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 18 (17.14%) 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
4 1 (0.95%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.95%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (12.38%) Cisco
1 13 (12.38%) F5
2 12 (11.43%) EMC
3 10 (9.52%) Oracle
4 9 (8.57%) VMware
5 7 (6.67%) Symantec
5 7 (6.67%) Veritas
5 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.90%) Sun
6 2 (1.90%) Splunk
7 1 (0.95%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.95%) Huawei
7 1 (0.95%) Zend
7 1 (0.95%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.95%) ProCurve
7 1 (0.95%) HP
7 1 (0.95%) CheckPoint
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