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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 162 107 139
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +32
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 54 76 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.06% 2.05% 1.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.87% 6.70% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 51 61 32
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1395 1135 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.33% 30.65% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 885 980
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 September 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 September 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 -47 52 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Wakefield - 2 £29,500 -
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 96 (66.21%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (56.55%) Linux
3 79 (54.48%) PHP
4 74 (51.03%) Scrum
5 67 (46.21%) MySQL
6 59 (40.69%) Apache
7 55 (37.93%) LAMP
8 54 (37.24%) JavaScript
9 51 (35.17%) Content Management
10 49 (33.79%) Internet
11 46 (31.72%) Java
12 45 (31.03%) Degree
13 43 (29.66%) QA
14 41 (28.28%) Ruby
15 38 (26.21%) Web Services
15 38 (26.21%) XML
15 38 (26.21%) Solaris
16 37 (25.52%) UML
17 36 (24.83%) ActiveMQ
17 36 (24.83%) Technical Architecture
17 36 (24.83%) Test Planning
18 35 (24.14%) Project Management
19 34 (23.45%) HTTP
19 34 (23.45%) J2EE
19 34 (23.45%) WebSphere
19 34 (23.45%) RabbitMQ
20 33 (22.76%) WebLogic
20 33 (22.76%) Tomcat
21 32 (22.07%) Cisco
21 32 (22.07%) F5

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 59 (40.69%) Apache
2 34 (23.45%) WebSphere
3 33 (22.76%) Tomcat
3 33 (22.76%) WebLogic
4 31 (21.38%) WebLogic Portal
5 7 (4.83%) CMS
6 5 (3.45%) Node.js
7 4 (2.76%) nginx
7 4 (2.76%) Drupal
8 3 (2.07%) Tornado
9 2 (1.38%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.38%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.38%) Joomla!
9 2 (1.38%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.69%) WordPress
10 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (8.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Magento
2 3 (2.07%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (33.79%) Internet
2 34 (23.45%) HTTP
3 31 (21.38%) AMQP
4 3 (2.07%) LDAP
4 3 (2.07%) SNMP
5 1 (0.69%) VPN
5 1 (0.69%) Intranet
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.69%) HSRP
5 1 (0.69%) OSPF
5 1 (0.69%) BGP
5 1 (0.69%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.69%) VRRP
5 1 (0.69%) Firewall
5 1 (0.69%) IPsec
5 1 (0.69%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (46.21%) MySQL
2 14 (9.66%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.28%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.83%) Redis
5 6 (4.14%) Riak
5 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.45%) DTS
6 5 (3.45%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.69%) OLTP
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (11.03%) JMeter
2 13 (8.97%) Subversion
2 13 (8.97%) Selenium
3 11 (7.59%) Git (software)
4 10 (6.90%) WebLOAD
4 10 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.90%) NeoLoad
5 7 (4.83%) Hudson
6 6 (4.14%) Automake
7 4 (2.76%) WebDriver
7 4 (2.76%) WATIR
7 4 (2.76%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (2.76%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.07%) JUnit
9 2 (1.38%) Maven
9 2 (1.38%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.69%) TestNG
10 1 (0.69%) JProfiler
10 1 (0.69%) Eclipse RCP
10 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 10 (6.90%) Finance
2 9 (6.21%) Games
3 5 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (44.83%) Developer
2 50 (34.48%) Architect
3 47 (32.41%) Solutions Architect
4 25 (17.24%) Senior Developer
5 16 (11.03%) Lead Developer
5 16 (11.03%) Senior Architect
6 15 (10.34%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 10 (6.90%) Test Leader
7 10 (6.90%) Performance Test Leader
8 7 (4.83%) Analyst
8 7 (4.83%) Test Analyst
8 7 (4.83%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.14%) PHP Developer
9 6 (4.14%) Build Engineer
10 5 (3.45%) Senior Technician
10 5 (3.45%) UNIX Administrator
10 5 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (3.45%) Administrator
10 5 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.45%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (37.93%) LAMP
2 38 (26.21%) Web Services
2 38 (26.21%) XML
3 36 (24.83%) ActiveMQ
4 34 (23.45%) J2EE
4 34 (23.45%) RabbitMQ
5 18 (12.41%) HTML
5 18 (12.41%) CSS
6 14 (9.66%) .NET
7 12 (8.28%) ASP.NET
8 8 (5.52%) jQuery
8 8 (5.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (4.14%) WPF
9 6 (4.14%) Symfony
9 6 (4.14%) XHTML
10 5 (3.45%) Spring
10 5 (3.45%) Hibernate
10 5 (3.45%) REST
11 4 (2.76%) Ajax
11 4 (2.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.38%) Symmetrix
1 31 (21.38%) Clustering
1 31 (21.38%) RIA
2 10 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.21%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.14%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.76%) NHS
6 3 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.38%) BBC
8 1 (0.69%) Social Media
8 1 (0.69%) Blog
8 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 82 (56.55%) Linux
2 38 (26.21%) Solaris
3 9 (6.21%) UNIX
4 5 (3.45%) Windows
4 5 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (66.21%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (51.03%) Scrum
3 51 (35.17%) Content Management
4 37 (25.52%) UML
5 36 (24.83%) Technical Architecture
5 36 (24.83%) Test Planning
6 35 (24.14%) Project Management
7 32 (22.07%) Load Testing
8 31 (21.38%) High Availability
8 31 (21.38%) Network Load Balancing
9 21 (14.48%) E-Commerce
10 20 (13.79%) DevOps
11 19 (13.10%) Web Development
11 19 (13.10%) Software Engineering
12 17 (11.72%) OO
13 16 (11.03%) TDD
14 10 (6.90%) Quality Management
14 10 (6.90%) MVC
14 10 (6.90%) Performance Engineering
14 10 (6.90%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 79 (54.48%) PHP
2 54 (37.24%) JavaScript
3 46 (31.72%) Java
4 41 (28.28%) Ruby
5 29 (20.00%) Python
6 25 (17.24%) Perl
7 17 (11.72%) C++
7 17 (11.72%) SQL
8 16 (11.03%) Bash Shell
9 9 (6.21%) C#
10 6 (4.14%) C
10 6 (4.14%) T-SQL
10 6 (4.14%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.76%) PHP5
12 1 (0.69%) Scala
12 1 (0.69%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.69%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (31.03%) Degree
2 6 (4.14%) HND
3 2 (1.38%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (0.69%) CCNP
4 1 (0.69%) ISEB
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.69%) CCSA
4 1 (0.69%) CCSE
4 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (29.66%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (12.41%) Puppet
2 7 (4.83%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.07%) WMI
4 1 (0.69%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (22.07%) Cisco
1 32 (22.07%) F5
2 31 (21.38%) EMC
3 11 (7.59%) Oracle
4 7 (4.83%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.83%) VMware
5 5 (3.45%) HP
5 5 (3.45%) Symantec
5 5 (3.45%) Veritas
5 5 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.76%) JBoss
6 4 (2.76%) Zend
7 3 (2.07%) EPiServer
7 3 (2.07%) Splunk
8 2 (1.38%) Sun
9 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.69%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.69%) ProCurve
9 1 (0.69%) Huawei
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