The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 178 111 137
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +26
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 84 113 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.14% 2.13% 1.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.07% 8.07% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70 82 55
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1658 1401 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.60% 26.40% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 1037 1130
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the 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
West Yorkshire -57 50 £55,000 +44.73% 4
South Yorkshire -17 22 £37,500 +35.13% 3
North Yorkshire -20 11 £29,000 - 7
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 98 (47.12%) Linux
2 97 (46.63%) Scrum
3 89 (42.79%) PHP
4 84 (40.38%) MySQL
5 76 (36.54%) Java
6 65 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (29.81%) JavaScript
7 62 (29.81%) Apache
8 57 (27.40%) Tomcat
9 54 (25.96%) Content Management
10 52 (25.00%) LAMP
10 52 (25.00%) Internet
10 52 (25.00%) Ruby
11 50 (24.04%) J2EE
12 48 (23.08%) Web Services
13 46 (22.12%) Degree
14 45 (21.63%) QA
15 44 (21.15%) WebLogic
16 40 (19.23%) XML
16 40 (19.23%) Subversion
17 39 (18.75%) UML
18 37 (17.79%) Solaris
18 37 (17.79%) HTTP
18 37 (17.79%) Technical Architecture
19 36 (17.31%) TDD
19 36 (17.31%) ActiveMQ
19 36 (17.31%) HTML
19 36 (17.31%) Project Management
19 36 (17.31%) F5
20 34 (16.35%) RabbitMQ

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 62 (29.81%) Apache
2 57 (27.40%) Tomcat
3 44 (21.15%) WebLogic
4 33 (15.87%) WebSphere
5 32 (15.38%) WebLogic Portal
6 12 (5.77%) Magnolia
6 12 (5.77%) TeamSite
7 9 (4.33%) Node.js
8 8 (3.85%) CMS
9 4 (1.92%) Drupal
10 3 (1.44%) nginx
11 2 (0.96%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.96%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.96%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.96%) IIS
11 2 (0.96%) Tornado
12 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.48%) WordPress
12 1 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Project
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.37%) Magento
2 3 (1.44%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.96%) SaaS
3 1 (0.48%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 52 (25.00%) Internet
2 37 (17.79%) HTTP
3 32 (15.38%) AMQP
4 5 (2.40%) Firewall
5 4 (1.92%) SSH
5 4 (1.92%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.92%) DNS
6 3 (1.44%) SSL
6 3 (1.44%) SAN
6 3 (1.44%) DVB
6 3 (1.44%) PuTTY
6 3 (1.44%) Network Security
6 3 (1.44%) NAS
7 2 (0.96%) LDAP
7 2 (0.96%) SNMP
8 1 (0.48%) VPN
8 1 (0.48%) Intranet
8 1 (0.48%) IPv4
8 1 (0.48%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.48%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (40.38%) MySQL
2 14 (6.73%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (4.81%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.37%) DTS
6 6 (2.88%) Redis
7 5 (2.40%) Riak
7 5 (2.40%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.92%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.48%) Big Data
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.48%) OLTP
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (19.23%) Subversion
2 31 (14.90%) Maven
3 23 (11.06%) Selenium
3 23 (11.06%) Git (software)
3 23 (11.06%) Hudson
3 23 (11.06%) Jenkins
4 19 (9.13%) Cucumber
5 16 (7.69%) JMeter
6 8 (3.85%) WebLOAD
6 8 (3.85%) RSpec
6 8 (3.85%) NeoLoad
7 6 (2.88%) Automake
7 6 (2.88%) JIRA
8 5 (2.40%) WATIR
8 5 (2.40%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (2.40%) LoadRunner
8 5 (2.40%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.44%) JUnit
10 2 (0.96%) eggPlant
11 1 (0.48%) Gradle
General
1 24 (11.54%) Games
2 15 (7.21%) Finance
3 6 (2.88%) Marketing
4 4 (1.92%) Retail
4 4 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 106 (50.96%) Developer
2 56 (26.92%) Architect
3 53 (25.48%) Solutions Architect
4 50 (24.04%) Senior Developer
5 28 (13.46%) Java Developer
6 26 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (8.65%) Lead Developer
8 16 (7.69%) Senior Architect
9 15 (7.21%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 12 (5.77%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 12 (5.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 10 (4.81%) PHP Developer
12 9 (4.33%) .NET Developer
13 8 (3.85%) Tester
13 8 (3.85%) Analyst
13 8 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 8 (3.85%) Test Leader
13 8 (3.85%) Performance Test Leader
14 7 (3.37%) Consultant
15 6 (2.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (25.00%) LAMP
2 50 (24.04%) J2EE
3 48 (23.08%) Web Services
4 40 (19.23%) XML
5 36 (17.31%) ActiveMQ
5 36 (17.31%) HTML
6 34 (16.35%) RabbitMQ
7 33 (15.87%) Hibernate
8 32 (15.38%) Spring
9 27 (12.98%) CSS
10 18 (8.65%) REST
11 15 (7.21%) .NET
11 15 (7.21%) Ajax
12 14 (6.73%) Java EE
12 14 (6.73%) HTML5
13 13 (6.25%) ASP.NET
13 13 (6.25%) JSP
14 12 (5.77%) JMS
14 12 (5.77%) Spring MVC
14 12 (5.77%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.38%) Symmetrix
1 32 (15.38%) Clustering
1 32 (15.38%) RIA
2 29 (13.94%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.77%) N-Tier
4 7 (3.37%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.44%) MPEG
5 3 (1.44%) NHS
5 3 (1.44%) STB
5 3 (1.44%) PKI
6 2 (0.96%) BBC
6 2 (0.96%) Replication
6 2 (0.96%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.48%) Social Media
7 1 (0.48%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.48%) Blog
7 1 (0.48%) Telematics
7 1 (0.48%) Xbox
7 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 98 (47.12%) Linux
2 37 (17.79%) Solaris
3 12 (5.77%) Android
3 12 (5.77%) UNIX
4 5 (2.40%) Windows
4 5 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.92%) AIX
6 3 (1.44%) CentOS
6 3 (1.44%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (46.63%) Scrum
2 65 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (25.96%) Content Management
4 39 (18.75%) UML
5 37 (17.79%) Technical Architecture
6 36 (17.31%) TDD
6 36 (17.31%) Project Management
7 33 (15.87%) Load Testing
8 32 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
8 32 (15.38%) High Availability
9 29 (13.94%) OO
10 26 (12.50%) DevOps
11 25 (12.02%) MVC
12 24 (11.54%) Web Development
12 24 (11.54%) E-Commerce
13 22 (10.58%) OOD
14 17 (8.17%) Software Engineering
15 14 (6.73%) Unit Testing
16 13 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (5.77%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 89 (42.79%) PHP
2 76 (36.54%) Java
3 62 (29.81%) JavaScript
4 52 (25.00%) Ruby
5 31 (14.90%) Python
6 30 (14.42%) SQL
7 26 (12.50%) Perl
8 21 (10.10%) C++
9 20 (9.62%) Bash Shell
10 10 (4.81%) C
10 10 (4.81%) C#
11 8 (3.85%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.85%) CoffeeScript
11 8 (3.85%) RubyMotion
12 7 (3.37%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.40%) PHP5
14 4 (1.92%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.48%) VB
15 1 (0.48%) Scala
15 1 (0.48%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 46 (22.12%) Degree
2 6 (2.88%) HND
3 5 (2.40%) MySQL Certification
4 2 (0.96%) ISEB
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.48%) CCSA
5 1 (0.48%) CCSE
5 1 (0.48%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (21.63%) QA
2 3 (1.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.44%) NFS
2 2 (0.96%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 29 (13.94%) Puppet
2 16 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.40%) Nagios
4 2 (0.96%) WMI
5 1 (0.48%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.48%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.48%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 36 (17.31%) F5
2 33 (15.87%) Cisco
3 32 (15.38%) EMC
4 12 (5.77%) Oracle
4 12 (5.77%) Vignette
5 10 (4.81%) Microsoft
6 9 (4.33%) Zend
7 8 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.85%) Facebook
7 8 (3.85%) Twitter
8 7 (3.37%) VMware
9 5 (2.40%) HP
9 5 (2.40%) Veritas
9 5 (2.40%) Symantec
10 4 (1.92%) JBoss
10 4 (1.92%) IBM
11 3 (1.44%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.96%) Splunk
13 1 (0.48%) ProCurve
13 1 (0.48%) Huawei
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