Period
to 20 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 71 109
Rank change year-on-year -11 +38 -13
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.78% 1.41% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.73% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 12
Sheffield median annual salary £41,250 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.06% -17.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,250 £24,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,625 £75,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £31,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.97% -27.06% +6.25%

Open Source is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 819 869 1263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 90.90% 81.83% 87.22%
Number of salaries quoted 669 719 1108
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Sheffield

Open Source
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Sheffield

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Sheffield over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) ANSI SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 2 (28.57%) Tableau
3 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
3 2 (28.57%) GitHub
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) sed
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (14.29%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) OpenStack Swift
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Information Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) MI Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Information Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior MI Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Coaching
1 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) ANSI SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) AWK
2 2 (28.57%) sed
3 1 (14.29%) F#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian