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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 176 109 142
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +33
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 83 114 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.14% 2.13% 1.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.11% 7.94% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 68 84 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
1625 1436 1443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.41% 26.84% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 1070 1150
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 £23,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -48 47 £52,500 +38.15% 6
South Yorkshire -8 24 £37,500 +35.13% 3
North Yorkshire -21 11 £29,000 - 7
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 97 (46.63%) Linux
1 97 (46.63%) Scrum
2 90 (43.27%) PHP
3 85 (40.87%) MySQL
4 75 (36.06%) Java
5 65 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (30.29%) JavaScript
7 62 (29.81%) Apache
8 56 (26.92%) Tomcat
9 54 (25.96%) Content Management
10 52 (25.00%) LAMP
10 52 (25.00%) Internet
10 52 (25.00%) Ruby
11 49 (23.56%) J2EE
12 48 (23.08%) Web Services
13 46 (22.12%) Degree
14 45 (21.63%) QA
15 43 (20.67%) 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%) HTML
18 37 (17.79%) Technical Architecture
18 37 (17.79%) Test Planning
19 36 (17.31%) F5
19 36 (17.31%) TDD
19 36 (17.31%) ActiveMQ
19 36 (17.31%) Project Management

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 56 (26.92%) Tomcat
3 43 (20.67%) WebLogic
4 33 (15.87%) WebSphere
5 32 (15.38%) WebLogic Portal
6 11 (5.29%) Magnolia
6 11 (5.29%) TeamSite
7 10 (4.81%) 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
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
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%) PuTTY
6 3 (1.44%) Network Security
6 3 (1.44%) NAS
7 2 (0.96%) LDAP
7 2 (0.96%) SNMP
7 2 (0.96%) DVB
8 1 (0.48%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.48%) VRRP
8 1 (0.48%) OSPF
8 1 (0.48%) BGP
8 1 (0.48%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (40.87%) 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 30 (14.42%) Maven
3 24 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 23 (11.06%) Selenium
4 23 (11.06%) Hudson
4 23 (11.06%) Jenkins
5 19 (9.13%) Cucumber
6 16 (7.69%) JMeter
7 8 (3.85%) WebLOAD
7 8 (3.85%) RSpec
7 8 (3.85%) NeoLoad
8 6 (2.88%) Automake
8 6 (2.88%) JIRA
9 5 (2.40%) WATIR
9 5 (2.40%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (2.40%) LoadRunner
9 5 (2.40%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.44%) JUnit
11 2 (0.96%) eggPlant
12 1 (0.48%) Gradle
General
1 24 (11.54%) Games
2 15 (7.21%) Finance
3 7 (3.37%) Marketing
4 4 (1.92%) Retail
4 4 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.48%) Electronics
5 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 107 (51.44%) Developer
2 56 (26.92%) Architect
3 53 (25.48%) Solutions Architect
4 49 (23.56%) Senior Developer
5 27 (12.98%) Java Developer
6 25 (12.02%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (8.65%) Lead Developer
8 16 (7.69%) Senior Architect
9 15 (7.21%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 11 (5.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 11 (5.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 11 (5.29%) PHP Developer
11 10 (4.81%) .NET Developer
12 8 (3.85%) Tester
12 8 (3.85%) Analyst
12 8 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 8 (3.85%) Test Leader
12 8 (3.85%) Performance Test Leader
13 7 (3.37%) Consultant
14 6 (2.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (25.00%) LAMP
2 49 (23.56%) J2EE
3 48 (23.08%) Web Services
4 40 (19.23%) XML
5 37 (17.79%) HTML
6 36 (17.31%) ActiveMQ
7 34 (16.35%) RabbitMQ
8 32 (15.38%) Hibernate
9 31 (14.90%) Spring
10 28 (13.46%) CSS
11 18 (8.65%) REST
12 16 (7.69%) .NET
13 15 (7.21%) Ajax
14 14 (6.73%) HTML5
15 13 (6.25%) Java EE
15 13 (6.25%) ASP.NET
16 12 (5.77%) JSP
16 12 (5.77%) Spring MVC
16 12 (5.77%) Spring Integration
17 11 (5.29%) Apache Flex
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
4 11 (5.29%) N-Tier
5 7 (3.37%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.44%) NHS
6 3 (1.44%) PKI
7 2 (0.96%) STB
7 2 (0.96%) BBC
7 2 (0.96%) Replication
7 2 (0.96%) MPEG
7 2 (0.96%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.48%) Social Media
8 1 (0.48%) Linked Data
8 1 (0.48%) Blog
8 1 (0.48%) Telematics
8 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.48%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 97 (46.63%) 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
7 2 (0.96%) Embedded Linux
8 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
5 37 (17.79%) Test Planning
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 27 (12.98%) OO
10 26 (12.50%) MVC
10 26 (12.50%) DevOps
11 24 (11.54%) Web Development
11 24 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 20 (9.62%) OOD
13 16 (7.69%) Software Engineering
14 13 (6.25%) Unit Testing
14 13 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 90 (43.27%) PHP
2 75 (36.06%) Java
3 63 (30.29%) JavaScript
4 52 (25.00%) Ruby
5 31 (14.90%) Python
6 30 (14.42%) SQL
7 26 (12.50%) Perl
8 20 (9.62%) Bash Shell
8 20 (9.62%) C++
9 11 (5.29%) C#
10 9 (4.33%) C
11 8 (3.85%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.85%) CoffeeScript
11 8 (3.85%) RubyMotion
12 7 (3.37%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.88%) 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
5 11 (5.29%) Vignette
6 10 (4.81%) Microsoft
6 10 (4.81%) 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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