Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 124 156
Rank change year-on-year +35 +32 +9
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 218 163 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.05% 2.30% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 2.50% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 200 140 120
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% +7.59% -21.00%
10th Percentile £37,425 £27,475 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,625 £72,500 £65,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +13.92% -12.22%

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 6,618 6,515 7,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 92.65% 91.73% 90.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5,607 5,714 6,484
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +45 195 £52,500 +10.53% 28
Halifax +17 9 £75,000 +87.50% 1
Bradford - 9 £50,000 -
Open Source
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 154 (70.64%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (38.53%) DevOps
3 83 (38.07%) Java
4 72 (33.03%) TDD
5 70 (32.11%) Python
6 65 (29.82%) JavaScript
7 62 (28.44%) Software Engineering
8 56 (25.69%) Ruby
9 52 (23.85%) C#
10 51 (23.39%) PHP
11 49 (22.48%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (18.35%) BDD
12 40 (18.35%) Finance
13 39 (17.89%) Test Automation
13 39 (17.89%) Selenium
14 38 (17.43%) Microsoft
15 37 (16.97%) HTML
15 37 (16.97%) CSS
15 37 (16.97%) Node.js
16 36 (16.51%) Web Development
16 36 (16.51%) Linux
16 36 (16.51%) .NET
17 35 (16.06%) OO
17 35 (16.06%) Configuration Management
17 35 (16.06%) Scrum
17 35 (16.06%) Amazon AWS
17 35 (16.06%) Greenfield Project
18 34 (15.60%) Problem-Solving
19 32 (14.68%) Microsoft Azure
20 30 (13.76%) SQL

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 7 (3.21%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.75%) WordPress
3 4 (1.83%) Apache
3 4 (1.83%) Apache Solr
3 4 (1.83%) CMS
3 4 (1.83%) Drupal
3 4 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.38%) IIS
5 1 (0.46%) Mule
5 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (16.06%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (14.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (6.42%) GitHub
4 10 (4.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.96%) Firewall
2 6 (2.75%) MVNO
3 5 (2.29%) Internet
3 5 (2.29%) VPN
4 1 (0.46%) Intranet
4 1 (0.46%) IPv4
4 1 (0.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.47%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.63%) MongoDB
3 20 (9.17%) Big Data
4 15 (6.88%) NoSQL
5 11 (5.05%) MySQL
6 7 (3.21%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.83%) HBase
8 4 (1.83%) Redis
9 2 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.92%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.92%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.92%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.46%) Presto
Development Applications
1 39 (17.89%) Selenium
2 24 (11.01%) WebDriver
3 19 (8.72%) Jenkins
4 16 (7.34%) Git (software)
5 14 (6.42%) Cucumber
6 12 (5.50%) JIRA
7 8 (3.67%) SpecFlow
8 7 (3.21%) Visual Studio
8 7 (3.21%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (2.75%) Android Studio
9 6 (2.75%) Bitbucket
10 5 (2.29%) Appium
10 5 (2.29%) Calabash
10 5 (2.29%) NUnit
11 4 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.83%) Hudson
11 4 (1.83%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.83%) JUnit
11 4 (1.83%) TestNG
11 4 (1.83%) Vagrant
General
1 40 (18.35%) Finance
2 11 (5.05%) Manufacturing
2 11 (5.05%) Multimedia
2 11 (5.05%) Retail
3 10 (4.59%) Local Government
4 7 (3.21%) Games
5 6 (2.75%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.83%) Publishing
7 2 (0.92%) Marketing
8 1 (0.46%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Electronics
8 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (29.82%) Developer
2 29 (13.30%) Architect
2 29 (13.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (10.55%) Senior Developer
4 20 (9.17%) Platform Engineer
5 19 (8.72%) Software Engineer
6 17 (7.80%) Analyst
6 17 (7.80%) Python Developer
6 17 (7.80%) Senior Python Developer
7 13 (5.96%) Java Engineer
7 13 (5.96%) Java Software Engineer
7 13 (5.96%) Tester
8 12 (5.50%) Automation Tester
9 11 (5.05%) Automation Test Analyst
9 11 (5.05%) Cloud Architect
9 11 (5.05%) Engineering Manager
9 11 (5.05%) Software Engineering Manager
9 11 (5.05%) Software Manager
9 11 (5.05%) Test Analyst
10 10 (4.59%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.97%) CSS
1 37 (16.97%) HTML
1 37 (16.97%) Node.js
2 36 (16.51%) .NET
3 23 (10.55%) React
4 22 (10.09%) HTML5
5 20 (9.17%) jQuery
6 19 (8.72%) AngularJS
7 18 (8.26%) Gherkin
7 18 (8.26%) Web Services
8 17 (7.80%) Django
8 17 (7.80%) Pylons
8 17 (7.80%) Pyramid
8 17 (7.80%) Ruby on Rails
8 17 (7.80%) web2py
9 15 (6.88%) Ajax
10 13 (5.96%) Spring
10 13 (5.96%) Spring Boot
10 13 (5.96%) Spring Security
11 12 (5.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.06%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (5.50%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.59%) User Experience
5 7 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.21%) Device Driver
5 7 (3.21%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.83%) RIA
8 2 (0.92%) NHS
9 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.46%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.46%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (16.51%) Linux
2 24 (11.01%) Unix
3 11 (5.05%) Android
3 11 (5.05%) Windows
4 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (70.64%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (38.53%) DevOps
3 72 (33.03%) TDD
4 62 (28.44%) Software Engineering
5 49 (22.48%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (18.35%) BDD
7 39 (17.89%) Test Automation
8 36 (16.51%) Web Development
9 35 (16.06%) Configuration Management
9 35 (16.06%) OO
9 35 (16.06%) Scrum
10 34 (15.60%) Problem-Solving
11 26 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (11.47%) Deployment Automation
13 24 (11.01%) Mentoring
14 23 (10.55%) Open Source Development
15 22 (10.09%) MVC
15 22 (10.09%) SDLC
16 20 (9.17%) DSDM
16 20 (9.17%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 83 (38.07%) Java
2 70 (32.11%) Python
3 65 (29.82%) JavaScript
4 56 (25.69%) Ruby
5 52 (23.85%) C#
6 51 (23.39%) PHP
7 30 (13.76%) SQL
8 22 (10.09%) Bash Shell
8 22 (10.09%) C
8 22 (10.09%) C++
8 22 (10.09%) Go
9 20 (9.17%) Shell Script
10 18 (8.26%) Scala
11 13 (5.96%) Java 8
11 13 (5.96%) Java 9
12 9 (4.13%) Perl
13 7 (3.21%) Kotlin
14 4 (1.83%) R
15 2 (0.92%) ANSI SQL
15 2 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (5.05%) ISEB
2 7 (3.21%) Degree
3 2 (0.92%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.29%) Docker
2 4 (1.83%) HDFS
3 2 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.46%) KVM
Systems Management
1 28 (12.84%) Puppet
2 26 (11.93%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (9.17%) Cobbler
3 20 (9.17%) Tivoli
4 9 (4.13%) Ansible
5 8 (3.67%) SmoothWall
6 4 (1.83%) Consul
6 4 (1.83%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (1.83%) Grafana
6 4 (1.83%) Graphite
6 4 (1.83%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.83%) Nagios
6 4 (1.83%) Opsview
6 4 (1.83%) Packer
6 4 (1.83%) Salt
6 4 (1.83%) Terraform
6 4 (1.83%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (17.43%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.01%) Oracle
3 20 (9.17%) EnterpriseDB
4 17 (7.80%) Google
5 12 (5.50%) VMware
6 10 (4.59%) Rackspace
7 4 (1.83%) BMC
8 3 (1.38%) SAP
8 3 (1.38%) SOTI
9 2 (0.92%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.46%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.46%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.46%) Zend