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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 152 149 137
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 55 52 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.12% 1.15% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.89% 4.30% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 47 34 40
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £26,350 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1413 1208 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.81% 26.67% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 900 1009
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -7 39 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Dewsbury - 7 £50,000 -
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 62 (57.94%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (41.12%) Java
3 37 (34.58%) PHP
3 37 (34.58%) Linux
4 36 (33.64%) HTML
5 33 (30.84%) JavaScript
5 33 (30.84%) OO
5 33 (30.84%) LAMP
6 31 (28.97%) E-Commerce
7 29 (27.10%) XML
8 28 (26.17%) SQL
8 28 (26.17%) Oracle
9 27 (25.23%) MySQL
10 25 (23.36%) Apache
10 25 (23.36%) Scrum
11 24 (22.43%) .NET
11 24 (22.43%) C#
11 24 (22.43%) Enterprise Software
12 22 (20.56%) CSS
13 21 (19.63%) Finance
14 20 (18.69%) Web Services
14 20 (18.69%) UNIX
15 19 (17.76%) SQL Server
16 18 (16.82%) Software Engineering
17 17 (15.89%) J2EE
17 17 (15.89%) Python
18 16 (14.95%) MVC
19 15 (14.02%) UML
19 15 (14.02%) Ruby
19 15 (14.02%) jQuery

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 25 (23.36%) Apache
2 8 (7.48%) JBoss
3 7 (6.54%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.61%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.61%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.61%) Node.js
5 3 (2.80%) Drupal
5 3 (2.80%) SAS
6 2 (1.87%) CMS
6 2 (1.87%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.93%) nginx
7 1 (0.93%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.93%) Tornado
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.87%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.48%) GitHub
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) HTTP
2 6 (5.61%) Firewall
3 4 (3.74%) Internet
4 2 (1.87%) OSPF
4 2 (1.87%) BGP
4 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.87%) DNS
4 2 (1.87%) IPv4
4 2 (1.87%) VoIP
4 2 (1.87%) SMTP
5 1 (0.93%) SNMP
5 1 (0.93%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.23%) MySQL
2 19 (17.76%) SQL Server
3 14 (13.08%) MongoDB
4 11 (10.28%) Oracle Database
5 8 (7.48%) Riak
6 7 (6.54%) NoSQL
7 6 (5.61%) RDBMS
7 6 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.80%) Big Data
8 3 (2.80%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.87%) QlikView
9 2 (1.87%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.87%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (1.87%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.93%) Redis
10 1 (0.93%) Impala
Development Applications
1 15 (14.02%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.15%) Subversion
3 7 (6.54%) JUnit
4 6 (5.61%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.67%) JMeter
5 5 (4.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.74%) Hudson
7 3 (2.80%) JProfiler
7 3 (2.80%) Selenium
7 3 (2.80%) WebLOAD
7 3 (2.80%) NeoLoad
8 2 (1.87%) Ant
8 2 (1.87%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.93%) TestNG
9 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.93%) Bazaar
9 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.93%) Behat
9 1 (0.93%) Maven
9 1 (0.93%) DbUnit
General
1 21 (19.63%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Retail
3 2 (1.87%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (49.53%) Developer
2 20 (18.69%) Senior Developer
3 14 (13.08%) Software Developer
3 14 (13.08%) Architect
3 14 (13.08%) Development Manager
4 13 (12.15%) PHP Developer
5 10 (9.35%) E-Commerce Manager
6 9 (8.41%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.41%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (7.48%) Java Developer
7 8 (7.48%) iOS Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Lead Developer
9 6 (5.61%) Administrator
9 6 (5.61%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.61%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.61%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.61%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (5.61%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.61%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.64%) HTML
2 33 (30.84%) LAMP
3 29 (27.10%) XML
4 24 (22.43%) .NET
5 22 (20.56%) CSS
6 20 (18.69%) Web Services
7 17 (15.89%) J2EE
8 15 (14.02%) jQuery
9 14 (13.08%) WPF
9 14 (13.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (13.08%) .NET Framework
9 14 (13.08%) ASP.NET
9 14 (13.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 13 (12.15%) HTML5
11 11 (10.28%) Spring
12 10 (9.35%) Hibernate
13 9 (8.41%) Java EE
13 9 (8.41%) REST
14 8 (7.48%) UIKit
14 8 (7.48%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.43%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.48%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.61%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.74%) RIA
4 4 (3.74%) iPhone
5 2 (1.87%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.87%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.87%) Ontologies
5 2 (1.87%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Social Media
6 1 (0.93%) NHS
6 1 (0.93%) W3C
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.58%) Linux
2 20 (18.69%) UNIX
3 10 (9.35%) Solaris
4 8 (7.48%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.61%) Windows
6 4 (3.74%) Android
7 3 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.87%) CentOS
9 1 (0.93%) HPUX
9 1 (0.93%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (57.94%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.84%) OO
3 31 (28.97%) E-Commerce
4 25 (23.36%) Scrum
5 18 (16.82%) Software Engineering
6 16 (14.95%) MVC
7 15 (14.02%) UML
8 11 (10.28%) Web Development
9 10 (9.35%) SOA
9 10 (9.35%) Migration
10 8 (7.48%) OOP
10 8 (7.48%) TDD
10 8 (7.48%) Multithreading
10 8 (7.48%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (7.48%) iOS Development
11 6 (5.61%) Web Application Development
11 6 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.61%) Performance Management
12 4 (3.74%) OWASP
12 4 (3.74%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 44 (41.12%) Java
2 37 (34.58%) PHP
3 33 (30.84%) JavaScript
4 28 (26.17%) SQL
5 24 (22.43%) C#
6 17 (15.89%) Python
7 15 (14.02%) Ruby
8 11 (10.28%) PHP5
9 10 (9.35%) C++
10 9 (8.41%) VB.NET
11 8 (7.48%) Objective-C
12 6 (5.61%) T-SQL
13 4 (3.74%) Perl
13 4 (3.74%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.87%) R
14 2 (1.87%) SPARQL
15 1 (0.93%) Scala
15 1 (0.93%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) ISEB
2 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) Puppet
2 3 (2.80%) Cobbler
3 2 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.87%) yum
4 1 (0.93%) WMI
4 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (26.17%) Oracle
2 7 (6.54%) Sun
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.80%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.80%) Splunk
4 3 (2.80%) Cisco
4 3 (2.80%) IBM
4 3 (2.80%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.87%) Symantec
5 2 (1.87%) VMware
5 2 (1.87%) Teradata
5 2 (1.87%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.87%) Cognos
5 2 (1.87%) Tableau
5 2 (1.87%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£50k - £55K
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago