Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 118 98
Rank change year-on-year -33 -20 +131
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 118 183 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.76% 2.38% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 2.62% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 111 160 212
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,655 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.01% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,250 £33,545
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £73,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +11.76%

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 6155 6987 8465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.55% 91.05% 91.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5168 5991 6785
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £64,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +0.69%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -27 95 £50,000 +8.70% 18
Halifax +36 13 £70,000 +115.38% 1
Huddersfield +1 2 £42,500 +41.67%
Bradford -5 1 £72,500 +130.16%
Dewsbury - 1 £23,000 -
Open Source
Yorkshire

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

1 80 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (29.66%) PHP
3 34 (28.81%) Java
4 33 (27.97%) Software Engineering
5 30 (25.42%) TDD
6 28 (23.73%) DevOps
7 27 (22.88%) Finance
7 27 (22.88%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (22.03%) React
9 25 (21.19%) Node.js
10 24 (20.34%) Test Automation
10 24 (20.34%) Web Development
11 23 (19.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (19.49%) Microsoft
12 22 (18.64%) Selenium
12 22 (18.64%) Cucumber
13 21 (17.80%) BDD
14 20 (16.95%) Python
14 20 (16.95%) C#
14 20 (16.95%) Big Data
15 19 (16.10%) HTML
15 19 (16.10%) JavaScript
15 19 (16.10%) CSS
15 19 (16.10%) Jenkins
16 16 (13.56%) .NET
16 16 (13.56%) Games
16 16 (13.56%) Ruby
17 14 (11.86%) Scrum
17 14 (11.86%) Configuration Management
18 13 (11.02%) Linux

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 (3.39%) Apache
2 3 (2.54%) CMS
2 3 (2.54%) Kentico
2 3 (2.54%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (2.54%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.54%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.69%) EPiServer
3 2 (1.69%) MQSeries
3 2 (1.69%) nginx
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.85%) JBoss
4 1 (0.85%) Mule
4 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.32%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.63%) GitHub
3 9 (7.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (5.08%) SaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) Internet
2 2 (1.69%) HTTP
2 2 (1.69%) LDAP
3 1 (0.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.95%) Big Data
2 12 (10.17%) MySQL
3 11 (9.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.39%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.69%) DB2
8 1 (0.85%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.85%) HBase
8 1 (0.85%) Presto
Development Applications
1 22 (18.64%) Cucumber
1 22 (18.64%) Selenium
2 19 (16.10%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.63%) SpecFlow
3 9 (7.63%) WebDriver
4 6 (5.08%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.39%) JIRA
6 3 (2.54%) Gradle
6 3 (2.54%) Maven
6 3 (2.54%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.69%) Gatling
7 2 (1.69%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.69%) Mockito
7 2 (1.69%) RSpec
7 2 (1.69%) Subversion
8 1 (0.85%) Appium
8 1 (0.85%) Calabash
8 1 (0.85%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.85%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.85%) Wercker
General
1 27 (22.88%) Finance
2 16 (13.56%) Games
3 9 (7.63%) Local Government
3 9 (7.63%) Manufacturing
3 9 (7.63%) Retail
4 7 (5.93%) Marketing
5 4 (3.39%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.69%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (17.80%) Developer
2 19 (16.10%) Architect
3 16 (13.56%) Software Engineer
4 12 (10.17%) Automation Tester
4 12 (10.17%) Tester
5 11 (9.32%) Consultant
6 9 (7.63%) Analyst
6 9 (7.63%) AWS Architect
6 9 (7.63%) AWS Consultant
6 9 (7.63%) Cloud Architect
6 9 (7.63%) Cloud Consultant
6 9 (7.63%) Head of Development
6 9 (7.63%) Senior Architect
6 9 (7.63%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (7.63%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (7.63%) Test Analyst
6 9 (7.63%) Web Architect
6 9 (7.63%) Web Consultant
7 8 (6.78%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.03%) React
2 25 (21.19%) Node.js
3 19 (16.10%) CSS
3 19 (16.10%) HTML
4 16 (13.56%) .NET
5 12 (10.17%) Web Services
6 11 (9.32%) AngularJS
7 9 (7.63%) Middleware
8 8 (6.78%) Gherkin
9 6 (5.08%) HTML5
9 6 (5.08%) LAMP
10 5 (4.24%) Django
10 5 (4.24%) LAPP Stack
10 5 (4.24%) LEMP Stack
10 5 (4.24%) REST
10 5 (4.24%) WAMP
11 4 (3.39%) XML
12 3 (2.54%) JSP
12 3 (2.54%) Servlets
12 3 (2.54%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (7.63%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.93%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.08%) NHS
5 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.54%) User Experience
6 2 (1.69%) Smart City
7 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.85%) iPad
7 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.02%) Linux
2 11 (9.32%) Android
3 9 (7.63%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.24%) Unix
5 2 (1.69%) CentOS
5 2 (1.69%) Debian
5 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.97%) Software Engineering
3 30 (25.42%) TDD
4 28 (23.73%) DevOps
5 27 (22.88%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (20.34%) Test Automation
6 24 (20.34%) Web Development
7 23 (19.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (17.80%) BDD
9 14 (11.86%) Configuration Management
9 14 (11.86%) Scrum
10 12 (10.17%) Performance Testing
11 11 (9.32%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (8.47%) Migration
12 10 (8.47%) MVC
12 10 (8.47%) SOA
13 9 (7.63%) Artificial Intelligence
13 9 (7.63%) E-Commerce
13 9 (7.63%) Requirements Analysis
13 9 (7.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.66%) PHP
2 34 (28.81%) Java
3 20 (16.95%) C#
3 20 (16.95%) Python
4 19 (16.10%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.56%) Ruby
6 11 (9.32%) SQL
7 7 (5.93%) Scala
8 6 (5.08%) Go
9 5 (4.24%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.24%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.69%) C
10 2 (1.69%) C++
11 1 (0.85%) Groovy
11 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.54%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (0.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) KVM
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (7.63%) Puppet
2 7 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.24%) Cobbler
3 5 (4.24%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (19.49%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.47%) Google
2 10 (8.47%) VMware
3 9 (7.63%) Rackspace
4 7 (5.93%) Oracle
5 5 (4.24%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (2.54%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.54%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.85%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.85%) Xamarin