Period
to 10 July 2020

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 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 88 97
Rank change year-on-year +29 +9 +34
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 104 135 177
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.01% 2.96% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 3.24% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 107 134 161
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £41,000 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -2.06% +2.11%

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 2,429 4,162 6,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.75% 91.37% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,050 3,506 5,267
Median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in West Yorkshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Open Source in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Open Source in West Yorkshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Open Source in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

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 10 July 2020. 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 £55,000 +10.00%
Wakefield - 3 £130,000 -
Halifax +19 1 £55,000 -
Open Source
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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 71 (68.27%) Java
2 63 (60.58%) Software Engineering
2 63 (60.58%) DevOps
3 62 (59.62%) Python
4 56 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (51.92%) Scala
6 52 (50.00%) Go
6 52 (50.00%) Node.js
7 45 (43.27%) Microservices
8 23 (22.12%) AWS
9 16 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 15 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (13.46%) SDLC
12 13 (12.50%) PHP
12 13 (12.50%) Azure
13 12 (11.54%) Laravel
13 12 (11.54%) Ruby
14 11 (10.58%) Jenkins
14 11 (10.58%) Docker
15 10 (9.62%) Puppet
15 10 (9.62%) Test Automation
16 9 (8.65%) Git (software)
16 9 (8.65%) Opscode Chef
16 9 (8.65%) Scrum
16 9 (8.65%) Configuration Management
16 9 (8.65%) Kubernetes
17 8 (7.69%) MySQL
17 8 (7.69%) BDD
17 8 (7.69%) Kanban
17 8 (7.69%) Web Development

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 (3.85%) SAS
2 1 (0.96%) Confluence
2 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Fuse
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (22.12%) AWS
2 13 (12.50%) Azure
3 5 (4.81%) GitHub
4 4 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (3.85%) GCP
5 2 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.92%) IaaS
5 2 (1.92%) PaaS
5 2 (1.92%) SaaS
5 2 (1.92%) Serverless
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon GuardDuty
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.96%) Slack
6 1 (0.96%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) Firewall
1 5 (4.81%) Internet
2 4 (3.85%) VPN
3 3 (2.88%) BGP
3 3 (2.88%) BIG-IP
3 3 (2.88%) HSRP
3 3 (2.88%) IPv4
3 3 (2.88%) IPv6
3 3 (2.88%) OSPF
3 3 (2.88%) SAN
3 3 (2.88%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (2.88%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (2.88%) VLAN
3 3 (2.88%) WAN
4 2 (1.92%) HTTP
5 1 (0.96%) DNS
5 1 (0.96%) SMTP
5 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.92%) Big Data
2 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.96%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.96%) QlikView
3 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.65%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.69%) Selenium
4 5 (4.81%) Bitbucket
4 5 (4.81%) Mockito
5 4 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.85%) JIRA
5 4 (3.85%) JUnit
5 4 (3.85%) Maven
5 4 (3.85%) PHPUnit
5 4 (3.85%) Vagrant
5 4 (3.85%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.88%) Appium
6 3 (2.88%) EasyMock
6 3 (2.88%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.92%) Charles Proxy
7 2 (1.92%) DbUnit
7 2 (1.92%) jMock
7 2 (1.92%) REST Assured
7 2 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 6 (5.77%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Games
3 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.96%) Front Office
3 1 (0.96%) Law
3 1 (0.96%) Marketing
3 1 (0.96%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 43 (41.35%) Software Engineer
2 21 (20.19%) Java Engineer
3 20 (19.23%) Developer
4 16 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
4 16 (15.38%) Software Manager
5 14 (13.46%) Engineering Manager
5 14 (13.46%) Python Engineer
5 14 (13.46%) Software Engineering Manager
6 12 (11.54%) Java Scala Software Engineer
6 12 (11.54%) PHP Developer
6 12 (11.54%) Principal Engineer
6 12 (11.54%) Principal Software Engineer
6 12 (11.54%) Python Software Engineer
6 12 (11.54%) Scala Software Engineer
6 12 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) Architect
8 7 (6.73%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Senior Java Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.81%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (50.00%) Node.js
2 12 (11.54%) Laravel
3 7 (6.73%) Vue.js
4 5 (4.81%) Hibernate
4 5 (4.81%) RESTful
4 5 (4.81%) SOAP
4 5 (4.81%) Spring
4 5 (4.81%) Spring Boot
5 4 (3.85%) .NET
5 4 (3.85%) React
5 4 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (3.85%) Svelte
5 4 (3.85%) Symfony
6 3 (2.88%) JDBC
6 3 (2.88%) REST
6 3 (2.88%) Spring MVC
6 3 (2.88%) Web Services
7 2 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.92%) JPA
7 2 (1.92%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.85%) Data Centre
1 4 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (3.85%) RIA
2 3 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.88%) Public Cloud
3 1 (0.96%) Cloud Native
3 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.73%) Linux
2 5 (4.81%) Unix
3 2 (1.92%) Windows
4 1 (0.96%) Android
4 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (60.58%) DevOps
1 63 (60.58%) Software Engineering
2 56 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (43.27%) Microservices
4 15 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (13.46%) SDLC
6 10 (9.62%) Test Automation
7 9 (8.65%) Configuration Management
7 9 (8.65%) Scrum
8 8 (7.69%) BDD
8 8 (7.69%) Kanban
8 8 (7.69%) Web Development
9 7 (6.73%) TDD
10 5 (4.81%) High Availability
10 5 (4.81%) MVC
10 5 (4.81%) Technical Leadership
11 4 (3.85%) API Testing
11 4 (3.85%) Decision-Making
11 4 (3.85%) Deployment Automation
11 4 (3.85%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 71 (68.27%) Java
2 62 (59.62%) Python
3 54 (51.92%) Scala
4 52 (50.00%) Go
5 16 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 13 (12.50%) PHP
7 12 (11.54%) Ruby
8 7 (6.73%) SQL
9 6 (5.77%) C#
10 5 (4.81%) Java 8
11 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.85%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.96%) C
13 1 (0.96%) C++
13 1 (0.96%) Perl
13 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.92%) Degree
1 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.96%) CISA
2 1 (0.96%) CISM
2 1 (0.96%) CISSP
2 1 (0.96%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.88%) QA
3 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.96%) GDPR
4 1 (0.96%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.96%) NCSC
System Software
1 11 (10.58%) Docker
2 2 (1.92%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 10 (9.62%) Puppet
2 9 (8.65%) Kubernetes
2 9 (8.65%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.73%) Terraform
4 4 (3.85%) Cobbler
4 4 (3.85%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.88%) Ansible
6 1 (0.96%) Kibana
6 1 (0.96%) logstash
6 1 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (6.73%) Oracle
2 4 (3.85%) EnterpriseDB
2 4 (3.85%) VMware
3 3 (2.88%) Aruba
3 3 (2.88%) Avaya
3 3 (2.88%) Brocade
3 3 (2.88%) Cisco
3 3 (2.88%) Cognizant
3 3 (2.88%) Dell
3 3 (2.88%) D-Link
3 3 (2.88%) Ericsson
3 3 (2.88%) Fortinet
3 3 (2.88%) HP
3 3 (2.88%) Juniper
3 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.88%) NETGEAR
3 3 (2.88%) Nokia
3 3 (2.88%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (0.96%) Informatica
4 1 (0.96%) Red Hat