The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 244 239 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 5 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.073% 0.24% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £23,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Rackspace
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2965 3250 2555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.58% 45.36% 47.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2430 2517 2013
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Rackspace
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
West Yorkshire 0 5 £23,750 -
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the 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 23 (100.00%) Java
1 23 (100.00%) PHP
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) Web Services
1 23 (100.00%) MVC
1 23 (100.00%) LAMP
1 23 (100.00%) Symfony
1 23 (100.00%) Zend
1 23 (100.00%) Drupal
1 23 (100.00%) Node.js
2 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (82.61%) CakePHP
3 19 (82.61%) OO
3 19 (82.61%) OO PHP
3 19 (82.61%) Mentoring
4 18 (78.26%) E-Commerce
4 18 (78.26%) Finance
4 18 (78.26%) Web Development
4 18 (78.26%) Retail
5 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) jQuery
6 4 (17.39%) HTML
6 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.04%) Social Media
7 3 (13.04%) TDD
8 2 (8.70%) Laravel
8 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
9 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
9 1 (4.35%) Subversion

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the 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 23 (100.00%) Drupal
1 23 (100.00%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
1 18 (78.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
1 23 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 22 (95.65%) Web Developer
2 22 (95.65%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior PHP Web Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior PHP Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior
3 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) Web Services
1 23 (100.00%) LAMP
1 23 (100.00%) Symfony
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (82.61%) CakePHP
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
4 2 (8.70%) Laravel
4 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) MVC
2 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (82.61%) OO
3 19 (82.61%) OO PHP
3 19 (82.61%) Mentoring
4 18 (78.26%) Web Development
4 18 (78.26%) E-Commerce
5 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
1 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Zend