Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 146 127
Rank change year-on-year +39 -19 -34
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 149 127 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.56% 1.85% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 1.98% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 133 106 152
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £28,850
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 5,359 6,423 7,285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.95% 93.59% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4,476 5,401 6,083
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +47 141 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Bradford - 5 £45,000 - 2
Halifax -2 2 £86,250 +38.00%
Open Source
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 86 (57.72%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (53.02%) Java
3 52 (34.90%) DevOps
4 48 (32.21%) C#
5 46 (30.87%) Test Automation
6 44 (29.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 44 (29.53%) Amazon AWS
6 44 (29.53%) Selenium
6 44 (29.53%) SQL
7 42 (28.19%) Python
8 41 (27.52%) Linux
9 39 (26.17%) Ruby
10 37 (24.83%) Finance
11 36 (24.16%) Scrum
12 35 (23.49%) JavaScript
13 33 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (20.81%) Software Engineering
15 29 (19.46%) HTML
16 26 (17.45%) TDD
16 26 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
17 25 (16.78%) API Testing
17 25 (16.78%) Cucumber
17 25 (16.78%) Microservices
18 24 (16.11%) Gherkin
19 22 (14.77%) Bash Shell
19 22 (14.77%) NUnit
19 22 (14.77%) Oracle
19 22 (14.77%) CSS
20 21 (14.09%) Mobile Development
20 21 (14.09%) Greenfield Project

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 (2.68%) CMS
1 4 (2.68%) Drupal
1 4 (2.68%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.68%) WordPress
2 3 (2.01%) nginx
2 3 (2.01%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 44 (29.53%) Amazon AWS
1 44 (29.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.37%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (4.70%) GitHub
4 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.74%) HTTP
2 6 (4.03%) SMS
3 5 (3.36%) MVNO
4 4 (2.68%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (2.68%) VoIP
5 1 (0.67%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.67%) DVB
5 1 (0.67%) Internet
5 1 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.04%) NoSQL
2 7 (4.70%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (4.70%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.36%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.68%) MySQL
5 3 (2.01%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 44 (29.53%) Selenium
2 25 (16.78%) Cucumber
3 22 (14.77%) NUnit
4 15 (10.07%) JMeter
5 10 (6.71%) Git (software)
5 10 (6.71%) WebDriver
6 9 (6.04%) Jenkins
6 9 (6.04%) JUnit
7 8 (5.37%) Jasmine
7 8 (5.37%) Protractor
7 8 (5.37%) TestNG
8 6 (4.03%) JIRA
9 5 (3.36%) Android Studio
9 5 (3.36%) Bitbucket
9 5 (3.36%) LoadRunner
9 5 (3.36%) Visual Studio
9 5 (3.36%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (2.68%) Redmine
10 4 (2.68%) Trac
11 3 (2.01%) SilkPerformer
General
1 37 (24.83%) Finance
2 9 (6.04%) Manufacturing
2 9 (6.04%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.37%) Retail
4 7 (4.70%) Local Government
5 6 (4.03%) Electronics
6 5 (3.36%) Marketing
7 4 (2.68%) Publishing
8 1 (0.67%) Advertising
8 1 (0.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (38.93%) Developer
2 32 (21.48%) Developer in Test
3 31 (20.81%) Test Automation Developer
4 26 (17.45%) Software Engineer
5 20 (13.42%) Java Engineer
5 20 (13.42%) Java Software Engineer
6 19 (12.75%) Platform Engineer
7 18 (12.08%) DevOps Engineer
7 18 (12.08%) Tester
8 17 (11.41%) Test Automation Engineer
8 17 (11.41%) Test Engineer
9 15 (10.07%) Automation Tester
10 13 (8.72%) Senior Developer
11 12 (8.05%) Test Leader
12 11 (7.38%) AWS DevOps
12 11 (7.38%) AWS Engineer
12 11 (7.38%) Cloud Engineer
12 11 (7.38%) Lead Developer
12 11 (7.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 11 (7.38%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.46%) HTML
2 24 (16.11%) Gherkin
3 22 (14.77%) CSS
4 20 (13.42%) Spring
4 20 (13.42%) Spring Boot
5 18 (12.08%) Spring Security
6 17 (11.41%) Web Services
7 12 (8.05%) .NET
8 11 (7.38%) HTML5
8 11 (7.38%) Middleware
9 10 (6.71%) jQuery
10 9 (6.04%) RESTful
11 8 (5.37%) REST
12 7 (4.70%) Node.js
13 5 (3.36%) Android SDK
14 4 (2.68%) Ajax
14 4 (2.68%) Django
14 4 (2.68%) Pylons
14 4 (2.68%) Pyramid
14 4 (2.68%) web2py
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.09%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (6.71%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.67%) Cybercrime
5 1 (0.67%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.67%) Digital TV
5 1 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.67%) NHS
5 1 (0.67%) RIA
5 1 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 41 (27.52%) Linux
2 18 (12.08%) Unix
3 11 (7.38%) Windows
4 6 (4.03%) Android
4 6 (4.03%) CentOS
4 6 (4.03%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.68%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.68%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.68%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.68%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.68%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.01%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (57.72%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (34.90%) DevOps
3 46 (30.87%) Test Automation
4 36 (24.16%) Scrum
5 33 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (20.81%) Software Engineering
7 26 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
7 26 (17.45%) TDD
8 25 (16.78%) API Testing
8 25 (16.78%) Microservices
9 21 (14.09%) Mobile Development
10 19 (12.75%) BDD
10 19 (12.75%) Deployment Automation
11 18 (12.08%) Configuration Management
11 18 (12.08%) DSDM
11 18 (12.08%) RUP
12 15 (10.07%) Migration
12 15 (10.07%) Performance Testing
13 14 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (8.72%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 79 (53.02%) Java
2 48 (32.21%) C#
3 44 (29.53%) SQL
4 42 (28.19%) Python
5 39 (26.17%) Ruby
6 35 (23.49%) JavaScript
7 22 (14.77%) Bash Shell
8 20 (13.42%) Java 8
9 18 (12.08%) Java 9
9 18 (12.08%) Shell Script
10 17 (11.41%) PHP
11 10 (6.71%) C++
12 8 (5.37%) C
13 6 (4.03%) Kotlin
13 6 (4.03%) R
14 1 (0.67%) Clojure
14 1 (0.67%) Groovy
14 1 (0.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (6.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.70%) Docker
2 4 (2.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.68%) pfSense
3 1 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (12.75%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (12.75%) Puppet
2 18 (12.08%) Cobbler
2 18 (12.08%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.68%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.67%) Ansible
4 1 (0.67%) Grafana
4 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.67%) Packer
4 1 (0.67%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (14.77%) Oracle
2 18 (12.08%) EnterpriseDB
2 18 (12.08%) VMware
3 11 (7.38%) Google
4 7 (4.70%) Rackspace
5 5 (3.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.68%) Splunk
7 2 (1.34%) BMC
7 2 (1.34%) SAP
8 1 (0.67%) Atlassian