The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Yorkshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Rackspace.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 230 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 19 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3286 2511 2630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 46.53% 47.18% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2487 1950 2080
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Rackspace
England

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 July 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 - 9 £37,000 -
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 18 (81.82%) PHP
2 17 (77.27%) Java
2 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) MVC
3 12 (54.55%) TDD
3 12 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (45.45%) Umbraco
4 10 (45.45%) EPiServer
4 10 (45.45%) ActionScript
4 10 (45.45%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (36.36%) OO PHP
5 8 (36.36%) OO
5 8 (36.36%) LAMP
6 7 (31.82%) Symfony
6 7 (31.82%) Zend
6 7 (31.82%) CakePHP
6 7 (31.82%) Drupal
6 7 (31.82%) Web Services
6 7 (31.82%) Node.js
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 2 (9.09%) HTML
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL
8 2 (9.09%) Windows
8 2 (9.09%) Linux
8 2 (9.09%) Service Management
8 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Firewall
8 2 (9.09%) Apache
8 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 2 (9.09%) LAN

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 10 (45.45%) Umbraco
2 7 (31.82%) Drupal
2 7 (31.82%) Node.js
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Lead Developer
3 8 (36.36%) PHP Developer
4 6 (27.27%) PHP Technical Architect
4 6 (27.27%) Architect
4 6 (27.27%) Technical Architect
4 6 (27.27%) Lead Architect
4 6 (27.27%) Lead Technical Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Lead PHP Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Lead .NET Developer
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (18.18%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Web Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) Razor View Engine
3 8 (36.36%) LAMP
4 7 (31.82%) Symfony
4 7 (31.82%) CakePHP
4 7 (31.82%) Web Services
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.09%) HTML
7 1 (4.55%) HTML5
7 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) MVC
2 12 (54.55%) TDD
2 12 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (36.36%) OO PHP
3 8 (36.36%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) V-Model
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) PHP
2 17 (77.27%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) ActionScript
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) EPiServer
2 7 (31.82%) Zend
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Mitel