Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 151 118
Rank change year-on-year +57 -33 -15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 154 118 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.81% 1.73% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 1.85% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 137 110 160
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.20% +13.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,000 £36,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £73,500 £72,625 £72,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -10.53%

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 5,012 6,369 7,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.54% 93.29% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,136 5,360 6,108
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,370 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +53 140 £46,125 -7.75% 15
Bradford +26 5 £45,000 -37.93%
Halifax -3 4 £87,500 +25.00% 1
Open Source
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 82 (53.25%) Java
2 77 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (39.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (39.61%) Amazon AWS
4 60 (38.96%) DevOps
5 55 (35.71%) Linux
6 52 (33.77%) C#
6 52 (33.77%) Test Automation
7 49 (31.82%) Python
8 47 (30.52%) SQL
8 47 (30.52%) Ruby
9 44 (28.57%) Selenium
10 37 (24.03%) Finance
11 36 (23.38%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (22.08%) Software Engineering
13 33 (21.43%) JavaScript
14 32 (20.78%) HTML
15 29 (18.83%) Cucumber
15 29 (18.83%) API Testing
16 28 (18.18%) Mobile Development
16 28 (18.18%) Gherkin
16 28 (18.18%) CSS
16 28 (18.18%) NUnit
17 27 (17.53%) Microservices
18 26 (16.88%) Scrum
19 25 (16.23%) Configuration Management
19 25 (16.23%) Puppet
19 25 (16.23%) Bash Shell
20 24 (15.58%) TDD
21 23 (14.94%) Jenkins

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 (5.19%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.60%) nginx
2 4 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.65%) Confluence
4 1 (0.65%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 61 (39.61%) Amazon AWS
1 61 (39.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (3.90%) GitHub
4 4 (2.60%) G Suite
5 3 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.39%) HTTP
2 8 (5.19%) Asterisk PBX
2 8 (5.19%) VoIP
3 7 (4.55%) SMS
4 2 (1.30%) Internet
5 1 (0.65%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.65%) DVB
5 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 9 (5.84%) MongoDB
2 9 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.25%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.60%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.95%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.65%) HBase
6 1 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (28.57%) Selenium
2 29 (18.83%) Cucumber
3 28 (18.18%) NUnit
4 23 (14.94%) Jenkins
5 11 (7.14%) JMeter
6 10 (6.49%) Git (software)
7 9 (5.84%) JIRA
8 8 (5.19%) JUnit
8 8 (5.19%) Redmine
8 8 (5.19%) Trac
8 8 (5.19%) WebDriver
9 6 (3.90%) Jasmine
9 6 (3.90%) Protractor
9 6 (3.90%) TestNG
10 5 (3.25%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (2.60%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.95%) GitLab
12 3 (1.95%) LoadRunner
13 2 (1.30%) SilkPerformer
General
1 37 (24.03%) Finance
2 6 (3.90%) Manufacturing
2 6 (3.90%) Retail
3 5 (3.25%) Electronics
3 5 (3.25%) Local Government
3 5 (3.25%) Marketing
3 5 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.95%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 62 (40.26%) Developer
2 36 (23.38%) Developer in Test
2 36 (23.38%) Test Automation Developer
3 25 (16.23%) Software Engineer
4 24 (15.58%) Platform Engineer
4 24 (15.58%) Test Automation Engineer
4 24 (15.58%) Test Engineer
5 21 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
6 20 (12.99%) Cloud Engineer
7 19 (12.34%) Java Engineer
7 19 (12.34%) Java Software Engineer
7 19 (12.34%) Senior Developer
8 16 (10.39%) AWS DevOps
8 16 (10.39%) AWS Engineer
8 16 (10.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 16 (10.39%) Linux Engineer
8 16 (10.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 16 (10.39%) Senior Test Automation Developer
8 16 (10.39%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 16 (10.39%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.78%) HTML
2 28 (18.18%) CSS
2 28 (18.18%) Gherkin
3 19 (12.34%) Spring
4 18 (11.69%) Spring Boot
5 17 (11.04%) Spring Security
6 14 (9.09%) HTML5
7 13 (8.44%) Web Services
8 12 (7.79%) jQuery
9 11 (7.14%) .NET
10 10 (6.49%) Node.js
11 9 (5.84%) Ajax
11 9 (5.84%) Django
11 9 (5.84%) Middleware
11 9 (5.84%) REST
11 9 (5.84%) Ruby on Rails
12 8 (5.19%) Pylons
12 8 (5.19%) Pyramid
12 8 (5.19%) web2py
13 6 (3.90%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.04%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.60%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.60%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.30%) RIA
6 1 (0.65%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.65%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.65%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.65%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 55 (35.71%) Linux
2 17 (11.04%) Unix
3 16 (10.39%) Windows
4 13 (8.44%) CentOS
5 10 (6.49%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.19%) Windows 10
6 8 (5.19%) Windows 7
6 8 (5.19%) Windows 8
6 8 (5.19%) Windows Server
6 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.19%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.95%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.30%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (38.96%) DevOps
3 52 (33.77%) Test Automation
4 36 (23.38%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (22.08%) Software Engineering
6 29 (18.83%) API Testing
7 28 (18.18%) Mobile Development
8 27 (17.53%) Microservices
9 26 (16.88%) Scrum
10 25 (16.23%) Configuration Management
11 24 (15.58%) TDD
12 20 (12.99%) Deployment Automation
13 19 (12.34%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (11.04%) DSDM
14 17 (11.04%) RUP
14 17 (11.04%) Web Development
15 16 (10.39%) BDD
16 14 (9.09%) Mentoring
17 12 (7.79%) Continuous Delivery
17 12 (7.79%) OO
Programming Languages
1 82 (53.25%) Java
2 52 (33.77%) C#
3 49 (31.82%) Python
4 47 (30.52%) Ruby
4 47 (30.52%) SQL
5 33 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 25 (16.23%) Bash Shell
7 19 (12.34%) PHP
8 18 (11.69%) C++
8 18 (11.69%) Java 8
9 17 (11.04%) Java 9
9 17 (11.04%) Shell Script
10 13 (8.44%) C
11 3 (1.95%) R
12 2 (1.30%) Scala
13 1 (0.65%) Clojure
13 1 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (1.95%) AWS Certification
2 3 (1.95%) RHCE
2 3 (1.95%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (11.69%) Docker
2 8 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.19%) pfSense
3 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (16.23%) Puppet
2 17 (11.04%) Cobbler
2 17 (11.04%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (11.04%) Tivoli
3 8 (5.19%) Kubernetes
3 8 (5.19%) Terraform
3 8 (5.19%) ZABBIX
4 4 (2.60%) Ansible
4 4 (2.60%) Grafana
4 4 (2.60%) Packer
4 4 (2.60%) Prometheus
5 3 (1.95%) Consul
5 3 (1.95%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (1.95%) Graphite
Vendors
1 22 (14.29%) Oracle
2 21 (13.64%) VMware
3 17 (11.04%) EnterpriseDB
4 12 (7.79%) Google
5 9 (5.84%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.19%) Splunk
7 5 (3.25%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.95%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.65%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.65%) SAP