The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 64 80 86
Rank change year-on-year +16 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 12 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.85% 0.26% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 0.30% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 5
Median salary £30,000 £48,750 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% +28.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 611 667 873
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 94.14% 85.08% 91.80%
Number of salaries quoted 509 549 738
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Open Source as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in South Yorkshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Open Source in South Yorkshire

Open Source
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster - 10 £30,000 - 2
Sheffield +9 2 - - 2
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 16 (84.21%) PHP
2 12 (63.16%) MySQL
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) jQuery
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) OO
4 8 (42.11%) HTML5
4 8 (42.11%) CSS3
5 7 (36.84%) MVC
6 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
7 5 (26.32%) Memcached
7 5 (26.32%) nginx
7 5 (26.32%) OpenStack
7 5 (26.32%) DevOps
8 4 (21.05%) React
8 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
8 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
8 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (21.05%) CentOS
8 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
8 4 (21.05%) Puppet
8 4 (21.05%) Node.js
8 4 (21.05%) REST
8 4 (21.05%) Ruby
8 4 (21.05%) JSON

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (26.32%) nginx
1 5 (26.32%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) PHP Developer
3 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) CSS
1 8 (42.11%) CSS3
1 8 (42.11%) HTML
1 8 (42.11%) HTML5
1 8 (42.11%) jQuery
2 5 (26.32%) Memcached
3 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
3 4 (21.05%) JSON
3 4 (21.05%) Laravel
3 4 (21.05%) Node.js
3 4 (21.05%) React
3 4 (21.05%) REST
3 4 (21.05%) Symfony
4 3 (15.79%) OAuth
4 3 (15.79%) OpenID
4 3 (15.79%) WebSockets
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Internet of Things
1 3 (15.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) CentOS
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) OO
3 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) DevOps
6 4 (21.05%) CRM
6 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
7 3 (15.79%) OOD
7 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
7 3 (15.79%) Web Development
8 2 (10.53%) TDD
9 1 (5.26%) BDD
9 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
9 1 (5.26%) Microservices
9 1 (5.26%) OOP
9 1 (5.26%) Open Source Development
9 1 (5.26%) Re-Platforming
9 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) PHP
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (21.05%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) Ruby
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) TypeScript
5 2 (10.53%) Scala
6 1 (5.26%) F#
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Zend
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