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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 204 - 175
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.10% - 0.080%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
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
2465 1708 1801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 49.48% 47.39% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1768 1358 1454
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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
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 29 August 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 £37,000 -
Rackspace
Yorkshire

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) LAMP
2 7 (70.00%) OO PHP
3 6 (60.00%) Symfony
3 6 (60.00%) Zend
3 6 (60.00%) CakePHP
3 6 (60.00%) Drupal
3 6 (60.00%) Node.js
3 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Subversion
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Apache
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (20.00%) Puppet
4 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (60.00%) Drupal
1 6 (60.00%) Node.js
2 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Lead Technical Architect
3 5 (50.00%) Lead Architect
3 5 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 5 (50.00%) Architect
3 5 (50.00%) PHP Technical Architect
4 4 (40.00%) Lead Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Lead PHP Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (20.00%) Administrator
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) LAMP
2 6 (60.00%) Symfony
2 6 (60.00%) CakePHP
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) OO
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
1 7 (70.00%) OO PHP
2 6 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Zend
2 1 (10.00%) EPiServer