Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 53 93
Rank change year-on-year +9 +40 +3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 46 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 5.15% 3.70% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 3.99% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 2
Sheffield median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £40,375 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £80,093 £53,750 £47,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +26.67% -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 828 827 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 92.62% 92.61% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 658 702 735
Sheffield median annual salary £41,301 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.82% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,125 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 24 (52.17%) Java
2 24 (52.17%) Microservices
3 22 (47.83%) Linux
4 21 (45.65%) DevOps
5 18 (39.13%) Java 8
6 16 (34.78%) Java 9
6 16 (34.78%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (26.09%) Windows
8 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
9 8 (17.39%) MySQL
9 8 (17.39%) Unix
9 8 (17.39%) Python
9 8 (17.39%) Docker
9 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
9 8 (17.39%) Go
10 7 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
10 7 (15.22%) Spring Boot
10 7 (15.22%) Burp Suite
10 7 (15.22%) Internal Audit
10 7 (15.22%) SQL
10 7 (15.22%) OWASP
10 7 (15.22%) Metasploit
10 7 (15.22%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (15.22%) Test Automation
10 7 (15.22%) Spring
10 7 (15.22%) Nessus

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 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.52%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.35%) SaaS
5 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.17%) Serverless
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) MySQL
2 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.17%) Big Data
6 1 (2.17%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.17%) DB2
6 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.17%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.22%) Burp Suite
2 7 (15.22%) Metasploit
3 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.52%) GitLab
5 1 (2.17%) LINQPad
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) Subversion
5 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Software Engineer
2 17 (36.96%) Java Engineer
2 17 (36.96%) Java Software Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) IT Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Linux Support
8 2 (4.35%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Spring
1 7 (15.22%) Spring Boot
2 5 (10.87%) Spring Security
3 4 (8.70%) Node.js
4 3 (6.52%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (6.52%) REST
5 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.35%) HTML
5 2 (4.35%) JPA
5 2 (4.35%) RESTful
5 2 (4.35%) Spring Batch
6 1 (2.17%) CSS
6 1 (2.17%) HTML5
6 1 (2.17%) LAMP
6 1 (2.17%) SAML
6 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (10.87%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (8.70%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) e-Learning
4 2 (4.35%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.17%) BBC
5 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.17%) Fintech
5 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) Windows
3 8 (17.39%) Unix
4 4 (8.70%) Debian
4 4 (8.70%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (52.17%) Microservices
2 24 (52.17%) Software Engineering
3 21 (45.65%) DevOps
4 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
5 7 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (15.22%) Internal Audit
5 7 (15.22%) OWASP
5 7 (15.22%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.04%) Coaching
6 6 (13.04%) Information Security
6 6 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Social Engineering
6 6 (13.04%) TDD
7 5 (10.87%) Manual Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Open Source Development
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.70%) Deployment Automation
8 4 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) Java
2 18 (39.13%) Java 8
3 16 (34.78%) Java 9
4 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.39%) Go
5 8 (17.39%) Python
6 7 (15.22%) Ruby
6 7 (15.22%) SQL
7 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.70%) C
8 4 (8.70%) Perl
9 3 (6.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) CREST Certified
1 6 (13.04%) GPEN
1 6 (13.04%) GWAPT
1 6 (13.04%) GXPN
1 6 (13.04%) OSCE
1 6 (13.04%) OSCP
1 6 (13.04%) SANS
2 4 (8.70%) LPIC
3 3 (6.52%) RHCE
3 3 (6.52%) RHCSA
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 3 (6.52%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Docker
2 4 (8.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Nessus
1 7 (15.22%) Nmap
2 4 (8.70%) Ansible
2 4 (8.70%) Juju
2 4 (8.70%) Kubernetes
2 4 (8.70%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) Terraform
3 3 (6.52%) Consul
3 3 (6.52%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (6.52%) Grafana
3 3 (6.52%) Nagios
3 3 (6.52%) Opsview
3 3 (6.52%) Packer
4 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.17%) Salt
4 1 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) Peoplefluent
4 1 (2.17%) Perforce