Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 117 130
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 +92
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 152 171 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.28% 2.33% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.57% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 143 152 154
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £36,750 £26,600 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £66,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% +18.75%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,081 6,652 8,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.24% 90.82% 90.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5,166 5,720 6,552
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,475 £27,275
90th Percentile £60,250 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in West Yorkshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Open Source in West Yorkshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Open Source in West Yorkshire

Open Source
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 123 £55,000 +37.50% 20
Halifax +26 17 £75,000 +114.29%
Bradford +4 7 £48,250 +53.17%
Huddersfield -2 1 £42,500 +30.77%
Dewsbury - 1 £23,000 -
Open Source
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 102 (67.11%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (34.21%) Java
2 52 (34.21%) DevOps
3 50 (32.89%) TDD
4 47 (30.92%) PHP
5 42 (27.63%) Software Engineering
6 39 (25.66%) Python
7 38 (25.00%) Finance
8 35 (23.03%) JavaScript
8 35 (23.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (22.37%) C#
10 33 (21.71%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (21.71%) Test Automation
10 33 (21.71%) BDD
11 31 (20.39%) Selenium
12 30 (19.74%) Ruby
12 30 (19.74%) HTML
12 30 (19.74%) CSS
13 29 (19.08%) Microsoft
13 29 (19.08%) Web Development
14 28 (18.42%) Node.js
14 28 (18.42%) React
15 24 (15.79%) .NET
16 22 (14.47%) Configuration Management
17 20 (13.16%) Cucumber
18 19 (12.50%) WebDriver
18 19 (12.50%) Jenkins
18 19 (12.50%) Scrum
19 18 (11.84%) Linux
20 17 (11.18%) Big Data

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 4 (2.63%) Apache
2 2 (1.32%) CMS
2 2 (1.32%) Kentico
2 2 (1.32%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.32%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.32%) WordPress
3 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.66%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.66%) Mule
3 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.55%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.24%) Google Cloud Platform
2 11 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.58%) GitHub
4 4 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) LDAP
2 1 (0.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.18%) Big Data
2 16 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.89%) MySQL
4 10 (6.58%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.92%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.32%) DB2
7 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.66%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.66%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.66%) Presto
8 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (20.39%) Selenium
2 20 (13.16%) Cucumber
3 19 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 19 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 11 (7.24%) SpecFlow
5 5 (3.29%) JIRA
6 3 (1.97%) Appium
6 3 (1.97%) Calabash
6 3 (1.97%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.32%) JUnit
7 2 (1.32%) Maven
7 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.66%) Mockito
8 1 (0.66%) NUnit
8 1 (0.66%) Protractor
8 1 (0.66%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.66%) TestNG
8 1 (0.66%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.66%) Wercker
General
1 38 (25.00%) Finance
2 12 (7.89%) Games
3 11 (7.24%) Local Government
3 11 (7.24%) Manufacturing
3 11 (7.24%) Retail
4 9 (5.92%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.63%) Marketing
6 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.66%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (19.74%) Developer
2 27 (17.76%) Architect
3 14 (9.21%) Analyst
3 14 (9.21%) Software Engineer
3 14 (9.21%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (9.21%) Tester
4 13 (8.55%) Automation Tester
4 13 (8.55%) Consultant
4 13 (8.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (8.55%) Head of Development
5 12 (7.89%) Digital Architect
5 12 (7.89%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 12 (7.89%) Test Analyst
6 11 (7.24%) AWS Architect
6 11 (7.24%) AWS Consultant
6 11 (7.24%) Cloud Architect
6 11 (7.24%) Cloud Consultant
6 11 (7.24%) Platform Engineer
6 11 (7.24%) Web Architect
6 11 (7.24%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.74%) CSS
1 30 (19.74%) HTML
2 28 (18.42%) Node.js
2 28 (18.42%) React
3 24 (15.79%) .NET
4 14 (9.21%) Gherkin
4 14 (9.21%) HTML5
4 14 (9.21%) Web Services
5 12 (7.89%) AngularJS
6 11 (7.24%) Django
6 11 (7.24%) Middleware
7 9 (5.92%) Ajax
7 9 (5.92%) jQuery
7 9 (5.92%) Pylons
7 9 (5.92%) Pyramid
7 9 (5.92%) Ruby on Rails
7 9 (5.92%) web2py
7 9 (5.92%) XML
8 6 (3.95%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (3.95%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.55%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (7.24%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (7.24%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.92%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.29%) User Experience
5 3 (1.97%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.66%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.84%) Linux
2 12 (7.89%) Android
3 11 (7.24%) Unix
4 7 (4.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (67.11%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (34.21%) DevOps
3 50 (32.89%) TDD
4 42 (27.63%) Software Engineering
5 35 (23.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (21.71%) BDD
6 33 (21.71%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (21.71%) Test Automation
7 29 (19.08%) Web Development
8 22 (14.47%) Configuration Management
9 19 (12.50%) Scrum
10 15 (9.87%) MVC
10 15 (9.87%) OO
10 15 (9.87%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (9.21%) Test Strategy
12 12 (7.89%) Migration
12 12 (7.89%) Open Source Development
12 12 (7.89%) SOA
13 11 (7.24%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (7.24%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 52 (34.21%) Java
2 47 (30.92%) PHP
3 39 (25.66%) Python
4 35 (23.03%) JavaScript
5 34 (22.37%) C#
6 30 (19.74%) Ruby
7 17 (11.18%) Scala
8 16 (10.53%) Go
8 16 (10.53%) SQL
9 12 (7.89%) Bash Shell
10 11 (7.24%) Shell Script
11 8 (5.26%) C
11 8 (5.26%) C++
12 3 (1.97%) Java 9
13 1 (0.66%) Groovy
13 1 (0.66%) Perl
13 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (3.95%) Degree
2 5 (3.29%) ISEB
3 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) KVM
1 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (7.89%) Puppet
2 11 (7.24%) Cobbler
2 11 (7.24%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.66%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (19.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.55%) Oracle
3 12 (7.89%) VMware
4 11 (7.24%) EnterpriseDB
4 11 (7.24%) Google
4 11 (7.24%) Rackspace
5 3 (1.97%) SOTI
6 2 (1.32%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.32%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.66%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.66%) Zend