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 July 2015 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 201 201 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 6 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.13% 0.21% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £25,000 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
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
2029 2292 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.46% 47.03% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1637 1703 1264
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 July 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 -2 6 £25,000 -32.43%
Rackspace
Yorkshire

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) LAMP
5 5 (55.56%) MVC
5 5 (55.56%) .NET
5 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (55.56%) Symfony
5 5 (55.56%) Zend
5 5 (55.56%) Drupal
5 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
6 4 (44.44%) HBase
6 4 (44.44%) Vagrant
6 4 (44.44%) Go
6 4 (44.44%) Grunt
6 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 4 (44.44%) New Relic
6 4 (44.44%) CSS3
6 4 (44.44%) Splunk
6 4 (44.44%) Redis
6 4 (44.44%) OpenStack
6 4 (44.44%) AngularJS

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Node.js
2 5 (55.56%) Drupal
3 4 (44.44%) Apache
3 4 (44.44%) OpenStack
3 4 (44.44%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) IaaS
1 4 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (44.44%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 4 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (44.44%) HBase
1 4 (44.44%) Redis
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Grunt
2 4 (44.44%) Maven
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) PHP Developer
2 4 (44.44%) PHP Web Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) LAMP
3 5 (55.56%) Symfony
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Laravel
5 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
6 1 (11.11%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
2 3 (33.33%) Social Media
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 2 (22.22%) People Management
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) User Stories
6 2 (22.22%) UML
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
3 4 (44.44%) Scala
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (44.44%) VirtualBox
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
1 4 (44.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Nagios
1 4 (44.44%) ZABBIX
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
1 4 (44.44%) Vagrant
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
1 4 (44.44%) Salt
1 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Zend
2 4 (44.44%) Splunk
2 4 (44.44%) New Relic
2 4 (44.44%) SaltStack
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Google