The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 38 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 23 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 5.32% 4.32% 1.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.54% 10.36% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 1 5
Average salary £37,750 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.17% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £42,500 £45,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
Open Source
North Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
148 222 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 34.26% 41.65% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 113 108 128
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in York

Open Source
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the York region.

Open Source Salary Trend in York

Open Source
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the York region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in York

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 18 (58.06%) Unit Testing
2 17 (54.84%) HTML
3 16 (51.61%) CSS
3 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
4 13 (41.94%) HTML5
4 13 (41.94%) REST
5 12 (38.71%) Backbone.js
5 12 (38.71%) DevOps
5 12 (38.71%) Node.js
5 12 (38.71%) Linux
5 12 (38.71%) OO
5 12 (38.71%) OOD
5 12 (38.71%) HTTP
5 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (35.48%) Web Development
6 11 (35.48%) Android
7 10 (32.26%) Xbox
7 10 (32.26%) Google
7 10 (32.26%) Windows Mobile
7 10 (32.26%) STB
7 10 (32.26%) ISEB
7 10 (32.26%) Windows
8 7 (22.58%) JIRA
9 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
9 6 (19.35%) User Stories
9 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
9 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (19.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (16.13%) eggPlant

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 12 (38.71%) Node.js
2 5 (16.13%) IIS
2 5 (16.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) JIRA
2 5 (16.13%) eggPlant
2 5 (16.13%) JMeter
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) Gradle
4 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.23%) Hudson
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Web Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Junior
4 7 (22.58%) Test Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) Junior Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) Junior Test Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) Graduate
5 6 (19.35%) Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) Test Analyst
6 5 (16.13%) Performance Test Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Performance Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Test Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) HTML
2 16 (51.61%) CSS
3 13 (41.94%) HTML5
3 13 (41.94%) REST
4 12 (38.71%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.23%) Spring Integration
5 1 (3.23%) Sensu
5 1 (3.23%) Spring
5 1 (3.23%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Flex
5 1 (3.23%) Ajax
5 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Xbox
1 10 (32.26%) STB
2 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
2 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (16.13%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Android
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Mobile
3 10 (32.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Unit Testing
2 12 (38.71%) DevOps
2 12 (38.71%) OO
2 12 (38.71%) OOD
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (35.48%) Web Development
4 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
4 6 (19.35%) User Stories
5 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
5 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Web Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.23%) BDD
7 1 (3.23%) Android Development
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
7 1 (3.23%) MVC
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.13%) Ruby
3 4 (12.90%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) PHP
3 4 (12.90%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) ISEB
2 6 (19.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ganglia
1 1 (3.23%) Zenoss
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Graphite
1 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Google
York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: DOE plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Solutio
Salary: Salary negotiable for the right experience + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + benefits +pension
Posted: 2 days ago
York
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago