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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 36 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 15 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 4.05% 5.62% 3.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.71% 11.11% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 13
Average salary £31,000 £35,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.28% -20.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £35,750 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
118 288 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 31.89% 50.62% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 98 143 83
Average salary £32,500 £44,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.96% +31.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in York

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (73.53%) HTML
1 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
1 25 (73.53%) CSS
2 18 (52.94%) Unit Testing
3 15 (44.12%) Python
4 13 (38.24%) PHP
4 13 (38.24%) Ruby
4 13 (38.24%) Degree
4 13 (38.24%) DevOps
5 12 (35.29%) Backbone.js
5 12 (35.29%) HTML5
5 12 (35.29%) Node.js
5 12 (35.29%) REST
5 12 (35.29%) OOD
5 12 (35.29%) HTTP
5 12 (35.29%) Linux
5 12 (35.29%) OO
6 11 (32.35%) Web Development
6 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (32.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (29.41%) Xbox
7 10 (29.41%) Android
7 10 (29.41%) Google
7 10 (29.41%) Windows Mobile
7 10 (29.41%) STB
7 10 (29.41%) Windows
8 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.65%) User Stories
9 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
9 6 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (35.29%) Node.js
2 3 (8.82%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) SSH
2 2 (5.88%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JMeter
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) eggPlant
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Web Developer
3 11 (32.35%) Junior
4 8 (23.53%) Software Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Graduate
5 6 (17.65%) Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Test Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Junior Test Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Junior Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Test Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) HTML
1 25 (73.53%) CSS
2 12 (35.29%) HTML5
2 12 (35.29%) REST
2 12 (35.29%) Backbone.js
3 2 (5.88%) Memcached
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) STB
1 10 (29.41%) Xbox
2 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Mobile
2 10 (29.41%) Android
2 10 (29.41%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Unit Testing
2 13 (38.24%) DevOps
3 12 (35.29%) OO
3 12 (35.29%) OOD
4 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (32.35%) Web Development
4 11 (32.35%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 6 (17.65%) User Stories
7 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
2 15 (44.12%) Python
3 13 (38.24%) Ruby
3 13 (38.24%) PHP
4 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (17.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
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