The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 43 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 19 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.56% 3.02% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.74% 4.17% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £28,636 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £46,983 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Open Source
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
331 408 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 79.38% 72.47% 80.49%
Number of salaries quoted 268 307 295
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Open Source
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 18 (58.06%) Python
2 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
3 16 (51.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (51.61%) Business Analysis
3 16 (51.61%) Analytics
4 15 (48.39%) Business Analytics
4 15 (48.39%) Pentaho
4 15 (48.39%) Visualisation
4 15 (48.39%) R
4 15 (48.39%) Tableau
4 15 (48.39%) QlikView
4 15 (48.39%) Cognos
4 15 (48.39%) SAS
4 15 (48.39%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (48.39%) SPSS
4 15 (48.39%) IBM
4 15 (48.39%) Business Objects
5 13 (41.94%) MongoDB
6 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (32.26%) Data Visualisation
8 9 (29.03%) Java
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.81%) Scrum
9 8 (25.81%) Teradata
9 8 (25.81%) Cloudera
10 7 (22.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 7 (22.58%) Base SAS
11 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
12 5 (16.13%) Ruby

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 15 (48.39%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) QlikView
1 15 (48.39%) Pentaho
2 13 (41.94%) MongoDB
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
4 7 (22.58%) Base SAS
4 7 (22.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (16.13%) Big Data
6 3 (9.68%) MySQL
7 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
8 1 (3.23%) Redis
8 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Selenium
2 2 (6.45%) JMeter
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) WATIR
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.23%) Sahi
3 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (3.23%) LoadUI
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 8 (25.81%) SAS BI Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Developer
5 4 (12.90%) AWS Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Software Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Test Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.23%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Web Development Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Web Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) CSS
2 3 (9.68%) HTML5
3 2 (6.45%) CSS3
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 2 (6.45%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) JSON
3 2 (6.45%) Django
3 2 (6.45%) RESTful
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) CentOS
3 1 (3.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Stakeholder Management
1 16 (51.61%) Business Analysis
1 16 (51.61%) Analytics
2 15 (48.39%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (48.39%) Business Analytics
3 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) Data Visualisation
5 8 (25.81%) Scrum
6 4 (12.90%) Web Development
6 4 (12.90%) SDLC
7 3 (9.68%) TDD
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.45%) OO
8 2 (6.45%) OOD
8 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.45%) BDD
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
8 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.23%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Python
2 15 (48.39%) R
3 9 (29.03%) Java
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.13%) Ruby
6 3 (9.68%) C++
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) PHP
7 2 (6.45%) C#
7 2 (6.45%) Scala
8 1 (3.23%) Perl
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) Business Objects
2 15 (48.39%) Cognos
2 15 (48.39%) IBM
2 15 (48.39%) Tableau
3 8 (25.81%) Cloudera
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle
3 8 (25.81%) Teradata
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
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