Period
to 22 January 2019

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

Open Source
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 115 121
Rank change year-on-year +29 +6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 157 153 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.25% 2.30% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 2.47% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 138 144 149
West Yorkshire median annual salary £48,463 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.89% +37.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33,000 £36,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £72,875 £77,500 £72,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -15.79%

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 4,436 6,182 6,694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.69% 92.88% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3,703 5,269 5,748
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% +4.94% +1.25%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +37 142 £48,463 -11.89% 9
Bradford +27 7 £62,500 +29.53% 2
Halifax -7 4 £87,500 +16.67% 1
Open Source
Yorkshire

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

1 81 (51.59%) Java
2 77 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (40.76%) DevOps
4 58 (36.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 58 (36.94%) Amazon AWS
4 58 (36.94%) Linux
5 48 (30.57%) JavaScript
6 47 (29.94%) SQL
7 46 (29.30%) Test Automation
8 43 (27.39%) Software Engineering
9 42 (26.75%) Python
10 41 (26.11%) C#
11 40 (25.48%) Ruby
12 37 (23.57%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (22.93%) Finance
14 34 (21.66%) HTML
15 31 (19.75%) Selenium
16 29 (18.47%) CSS
17 27 (17.20%) TDD
17 27 (17.20%) Microservices
17 27 (17.20%) Jenkins
17 27 (17.20%) API Testing
18 26 (16.56%) PHP
19 25 (15.92%) Configuration Management
20 24 (15.29%) Mobile Development
20 24 (15.29%) NUnit
20 24 (15.29%) Gherkin
20 24 (15.29%) Cucumber
21 23 (14.65%) Bash Shell
21 23 (14.65%) Puppet

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 8 (5.10%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.55%) nginx
2 4 (2.55%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.64%) Confluence
4 1 (0.64%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 58 (36.94%) Amazon AWS
1 58 (36.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.37%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (3.82%) GitHub
4 4 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.55%) G Suite
5 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.73%) HTTP
2 8 (5.10%) Asterisk PBX
2 8 (5.10%) VoIP
3 7 (4.46%) SMS
4 6 (3.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.46%) NoSQL
2 17 (10.83%) MongoDB
3 15 (9.55%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (7.01%) MySQL
5 4 (2.55%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.91%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (1.91%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.64%) HBase
7 1 (0.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (19.75%) Selenium
2 27 (17.20%) Jenkins
3 24 (15.29%) Cucumber
3 24 (15.29%) NUnit
4 18 (11.46%) Git (software)
5 9 (5.73%) JIRA
6 8 (5.10%) Redmine
6 8 (5.10%) Trac
7 7 (4.46%) JUnit
8 6 (3.82%) Jasmine
8 6 (3.82%) Protractor
8 6 (3.82%) TestNG
8 6 (3.82%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (3.18%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.55%) GitLab
11 3 (1.91%) Subversion
12 1 (0.64%) JMeter
12 1 (0.64%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (22.93%) Finance
2 8 (5.10%) Retail
3 7 (4.46%) Local Government
3 7 (4.46%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.18%) Advertising
4 5 (3.18%) Marketing
5 4 (2.55%) Electronics
5 4 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (36.94%) Developer
2 32 (20.38%) Software Engineer
3 25 (15.92%) Developer in Test
3 25 (15.92%) Senior Developer
3 25 (15.92%) Test Automation Developer
4 22 (14.01%) Platform Engineer
5 21 (13.38%) Test Automation Engineer
5 21 (13.38%) Test Engineer
6 20 (12.74%) DevOps Engineer
7 19 (12.10%) Cloud Engineer
7 19 (12.10%) Java Engineer
7 19 (12.10%) Java Software Engineer
7 19 (12.10%) Senior Test Automation Developer
7 19 (12.10%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 19 (12.10%) Senior Test Engineer
8 16 (10.19%) Java Developer
9 15 (9.55%) AWS DevOps
9 15 (9.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 15 (9.55%) Linux Engineer
9 15 (9.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (21.66%) HTML
2 29 (18.47%) CSS
3 24 (15.29%) Gherkin
4 19 (12.10%) Node.js
5 15 (9.55%) HTML5
5 15 (9.55%) Spring
6 13 (8.28%) Spring Boot
7 12 (7.64%) .NET
7 12 (7.64%) jQuery
7 12 (7.64%) Spring Security
8 11 (7.01%) Middleware
8 11 (7.01%) REST
9 9 (5.73%) Ajax
9 9 (5.73%) Django
9 9 (5.73%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (5.10%) Pylons
10 8 (5.10%) Pyramid
10 8 (5.10%) Web Services
10 8 (5.10%) web2py
11 7 (4.46%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.83%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.73%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.82%) RIA
5 4 (2.55%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.55%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.55%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.27%) User Experience
7 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 58 (36.94%) Linux
2 17 (10.83%) Windows
3 15 (9.55%) Unix
4 14 (8.92%) CentOS
5 10 (6.37%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.10%) Windows 10
6 8 (5.10%) Windows 7
6 8 (5.10%) Windows 8
6 8 (5.10%) Windows Server
6 8 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.10%) Windows XP
7 6 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.91%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 2 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (40.76%) DevOps
3 46 (29.30%) Test Automation
4 43 (27.39%) Software Engineering
5 37 (23.57%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (17.20%) API Testing
6 27 (17.20%) Microservices
6 27 (17.20%) TDD
7 25 (15.92%) Configuration Management
8 24 (15.29%) Mobile Development
9 22 (14.01%) Scrum
10 21 (13.38%) Mentoring
11 20 (12.74%) Web Development
12 19 (12.10%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (11.46%) Deployment Automation
14 17 (10.83%) OO
15 15 (9.55%) DSDM
15 15 (9.55%) High Availability
15 15 (9.55%) RUP
16 13 (8.28%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 81 (51.59%) Java
2 48 (30.57%) JavaScript
3 47 (29.94%) SQL
4 42 (26.75%) Python
5 41 (26.11%) C#
6 40 (25.48%) Ruby
7 26 (16.56%) PHP
8 23 (14.65%) Bash Shell
9 18 (11.46%) C++
10 15 (9.55%) Java 8
10 15 (9.55%) Java 9
10 15 (9.55%) Shell Script
11 13 (8.28%) C
12 3 (1.91%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.27%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.64%) Go
14 1 (0.64%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (8.92%) Degree
2 4 (2.55%) AWS Certification
2 4 (2.55%) RHCE
2 4 (2.55%) RHCSA
3 3 (1.91%) CISSP
3 3 (1.91%) GPEN
3 3 (1.91%) GWAPT
3 3 (1.91%) GXPN
3 3 (1.91%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.82%) QA
2 3 (1.91%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (12.74%) Docker
2 8 (5.10%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.10%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 23 (14.65%) Puppet
2 15 (9.55%) Cobbler
2 15 (9.55%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (9.55%) Tivoli
3 9 (5.73%) Kubernetes
3 9 (5.73%) Terraform
4 8 (5.10%) ZABBIX
5 5 (3.18%) Ansible
6 4 (2.55%) Consul
6 4 (2.55%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (2.55%) Grafana
6 4 (2.55%) Graphite
6 4 (2.55%) Packer
6 4 (2.55%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 21 (13.38%) VMware
2 20 (12.74%) Oracle
3 15 (9.55%) EnterpriseDB
4 11 (7.01%) Google
5 10 (6.37%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.10%) Splunk
7 6 (3.82%) Rackspace
8 4 (2.55%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.27%) Zend
10 1 (0.64%) Cloudera