Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 93 78
Rank change year-on-year -29 -15 +110
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 100 161 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.01% 2.95% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 3.25% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 94 141 197
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,655 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +17.01% -5.26% -

Open Source is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4576 4958 6389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.20% 90.89% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3849 4248 5088
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,300
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Leeds

Open Source
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Leeds

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 63 (63.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.00%) PHP
2 37 (37.00%) Java
3 36 (36.00%) Software Engineering
4 26 (26.00%) Node.js
4 26 (26.00%) DevOps
5 24 (24.00%) React
6 23 (23.00%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (23.00%) Test Automation
6 23 (23.00%) TDD
6 23 (23.00%) Python
7 21 (21.00%) Selenium
7 21 (21.00%) Cucumber
7 21 (21.00%) Big Data
8 19 (19.00%) Jenkins
8 19 (19.00%) Finance
9 18 (18.00%) Ruby
10 17 (17.00%) Web Development
10 17 (17.00%) Games
11 16 (16.00%) Configuration Management
12 13 (13.00%) MySQL
12 13 (13.00%) C#
12 13 (13.00%) Linux
13 12 (12.00%) BDD
13 12 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (12.00%) Web Services
13 12 (12.00%) SQL
13 12 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (11.00%) QA

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.00%) Apache
2 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.00%) nginx
4 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.00%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.00%) JBoss
4 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.00%) GitHub
2 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (9.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (6.00%) SaaS
5 1 (1.00%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.00%) LDAP
3 1 (1.00%) Firewall
3 1 (1.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.00%) Big Data
2 13 (13.00%) MySQL
3 5 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.00%) DB2
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.00%) HBase
7 1 (1.00%) Presto
Development Applications
1 21 (21.00%) Cucumber
1 21 (21.00%) Selenium
2 19 (19.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 10 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 5 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.00%) Gradle
5 3 (3.00%) Maven
6 2 (2.00%) Mockito
6 2 (2.00%) Subversion
7 1 (1.00%) Ant
7 1 (1.00%) Appium
7 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.00%) Calabash
7 1 (1.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.00%) JIRA
7 1 (1.00%) Liquibase
7 1 (1.00%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.00%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.00%) RSpec
General
1 19 (19.00%) Finance
2 17 (17.00%) Games
3 9 (9.00%) Local Government
3 9 (9.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (9.00%) Retail
4 7 (7.00%) Marketing
5 5 (5.00%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (17.00%) Developer
1 17 (17.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (13.00%) Automation Tester
2 13 (13.00%) Tester
3 12 (12.00%) Architect
4 11 (11.00%) Consultant
5 9 (9.00%) AWS Architect
5 9 (9.00%) AWS Consultant
5 9 (9.00%) Cloud Architect
5 9 (9.00%) Cloud Consultant
5 9 (9.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (9.00%) Senior Architect
5 9 (9.00%) Senior Consultant
5 9 (9.00%) Web Architect
5 9 (9.00%) Web Consultant
6 8 (8.00%) Analyst
6 8 (8.00%) Test Analyst
7 7 (7.00%) Agile Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Lead Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.00%) Node.js
2 24 (24.00%) React
3 12 (12.00%) Web Services
4 10 (10.00%) HTML
5 9 (9.00%) Gherkin
5 9 (9.00%) Middleware
6 8 (8.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (8.00%) CSS
7 7 (7.00%) LAMP
8 6 (6.00%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (6.00%) LEMP Stack
8 6 (6.00%) WAMP
9 5 (5.00%) Django
10 4 (4.00%) REST
10 4 (4.00%) XML
11 3 (3.00%) HTML5
11 3 (3.00%) JPA
11 3 (3.00%) Pylons
11 3 (3.00%) Pyramid
11 3 (3.00%) web2py
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (9.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.00%) NHS
5 4 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.00%) User Experience
7 2 (2.00%) Smart City
8 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.00%) Linux
2 10 (10.00%) Android
3 8 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.00%) Unix
5 2 (2.00%) CentOS
5 2 (2.00%) Debian
5 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (63.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (36.00%) Software Engineering
3 26 (26.00%) DevOps
4 23 (23.00%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (23.00%) TDD
4 23 (23.00%) Test Automation
5 17 (17.00%) Web Development
6 16 (16.00%) Configuration Management
7 12 (12.00%) BDD
7 12 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (10.00%) Migration
8 10 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 10 (10.00%) SOA
8 10 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 9 (9.00%) Mentoring
9 9 (9.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (9.00%) Scrum
9 9 (9.00%) UML
9 9 (9.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.00%) Java
1 37 (37.00%) PHP
2 23 (23.00%) Python
3 18 (18.00%) Ruby
4 13 (13.00%) C#
5 12 (12.00%) SQL
6 9 (9.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (8.00%) Scala
8 7 (7.00%) Go
9 6 (6.00%) Bash Shell
9 6 (6.00%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.00%) C
10 3 (3.00%) C++
11 1 (1.00%) Groovy
11 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (1.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) KVM
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) Puppet
2 8 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.00%) Cobbler
3 6 (6.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (10.00%) Google
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (10.00%) VMware
2 9 (9.00%) Rackspace
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle
4 6 (6.00%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (1.00%) Xamarin