Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rackspace over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Rackspace
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 217 274
Rank change year-on-year +34 +57 +8
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 33 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.67% 0.37% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 0.92% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 4
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% -13.33% +54.64%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% -13.33% +54.64%

Rackspace is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2156 2163 3127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 44.05% 39.78% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1805 1855 2513
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Rackspace
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Rackspace in Leeds

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Rackspace in Leeds

Rackspace
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rackspace in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Rackspace in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Rackspace 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 Rackspace.

1 33 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (78.79%) Web Services
3 25 (75.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (75.76%) DevOps
4 22 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 22 (66.67%) Google
5 21 (63.64%) Puppet
6 18 (54.55%) Python
7 17 (51.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (51.52%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (51.52%) Ansible
7 17 (51.52%) Docker
7 17 (51.52%) Git (software)
8 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (39.39%) VMware
9 13 (39.39%) Ruby
9 13 (39.39%) Maven
9 13 (39.39%) Java
9 13 (39.39%) Oracle
9 13 (39.39%) Apache Camel
9 13 (39.39%) AngularJS
9 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
9 13 (39.39%) Vagrant
9 13 (39.39%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (39.39%) Node.js
9 13 (39.39%) Riak
9 13 (39.39%) Kafka
10 12 (36.36%) IaaS
10 12 (36.36%) SaltStack
11 11 (33.33%) Spring Boot

Rackspace
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 5 (15.15%) JBoss
1 5 (15.15%) Jetty
1 5 (15.15%) OpenStack
1 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
1 5 (15.15%) Tornado
1 5 (15.15%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 33 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (75.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (36.36%) IaaS
5 8 (24.24%) Loggly
5 8 (24.24%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) AMQP
2 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) SMTP
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (39.39%) Riak
3 10 (30.30%) NoSQL
4 9 (27.27%) MongoDB
5 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
6 5 (15.15%) Couchbase
6 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
6 5 (15.15%) Redis
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (51.52%) Git (software)
2 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
2 13 (39.39%) Maven
2 13 (39.39%) Vagrant
3 8 (24.24%) Grunt
4 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
4 5 (15.15%) FitNesse
4 5 (15.15%) Gatling
4 5 (15.15%) JBehave
4 5 (15.15%) JMeter
4 5 (15.15%) LoadRunner
4 5 (15.15%) Selenium
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
1 9 (27.27%) Local Government
1 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
1 9 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Architect
2 13 (39.39%) Cloud Architect
2 13 (39.39%) Web Architect
3 9 (27.27%) AWS Architect
3 9 (27.27%) AWS Consultant
3 9 (27.27%) Cloud Consultant
3 9 (27.27%) Consultant
3 9 (27.27%) Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Architect
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Consultant
3 9 (27.27%) Web Consultant
4 8 (24.24%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Java Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce Architect
6 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (12.12%) Unix Architect
6 4 (12.12%) VMware Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) Web Services
2 13 (39.39%) AngularJS
2 13 (39.39%) Apache Camel
2 13 (39.39%) Kafka
2 13 (39.39%) Node.js
2 13 (39.39%) RabbitMQ
3 11 (33.33%) Spring
3 11 (33.33%) Spring Boot
4 9 (27.27%) CSS
4 9 (27.27%) HTML
4 9 (27.27%) jQuery
4 9 (27.27%) Middleware
5 8 (24.24%) CSS3
5 8 (24.24%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (24.24%) HTML5
6 5 (15.15%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (15.15%) Flask
6 5 (15.15%) Gherkin
6 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
6 5 (15.15%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.12%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Unix
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) DevOps
2 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 10 (30.30%) Migration
5 9 (27.27%) Open Source
5 9 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (27.27%) SOA
5 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (27.27%) UML
5 9 (27.27%) Use Case
6 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
7 5 (15.15%) BDD
7 5 (15.15%) DSDM
7 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Kanban
7 5 (15.15%) RUP
7 5 (15.15%) Scrum
7 5 (15.15%) TDD
7 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.12%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Python
2 13 (39.39%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) Ruby
3 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 11 (33.33%) C#
4 8 (24.24%) C++
4 8 (24.24%) Go
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 8 (24.24%) PHP
4 8 (24.24%) Scala
5 7 (21.21%) SQL
6 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 3 (9.09%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Docker
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (63.64%) Puppet
2 17 (51.52%) Ansible
2 17 (51.52%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (33.33%) Nagios
3 11 (33.33%) ZABBIX
4 8 (24.24%) Prometheus
4 8 (24.24%) Salt
5 3 (9.09%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Google
2 13 (39.39%) Oracle
2 13 (39.39%) VMware
3 12 (36.36%) SaltStack
4 8 (24.24%) New Relic
4 8 (24.24%) Splunk
5 4 (12.12%) Brocade
5 4 (12.12%) F5
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft