The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 20 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 3.57% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 100 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 77.06% 89.29% 67.18%
Number of salaries quoted 59 75 75
Average salary £36,018 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,050 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Open Source
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Durham region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Durham

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Director
1 1 (100.00%) Transformation Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat