The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Rackspace.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 205 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.10% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Rackspace
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2281 2086 1872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.46% 48.74% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 1627 1512
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Rackspace
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace across the West Yorkshire region.

Rackspace Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Rackspace
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 Rackspace 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 - 5 £25,000 - 1
Rackspace
Yorkshire

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Rackspace 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 Rackspace.

1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) OO PHP
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) LAMP
2 4 (66.67%) Symfony
2 4 (66.67%) CakePHP
2 4 (66.67%) Drupal
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Zend
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) SaltStack
3 1 (16.67%) Redis
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX

Rackspace
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 Rackspace 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 Rackspace. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Drupal
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) PHP Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) LAMP
2 4 (66.67%) Symfony
2 4 (66.67%) CakePHP
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Fedora
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) OO PHP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Zend
2 1 (16.67%) SaltStack
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat