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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 49 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 15 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.37% 4.28% 7.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 5.16% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 38
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,116
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,000 £28,636
10% offered a salary of more than £48,875 £40,000 £46,983
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
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
379 368 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 85.17% 82.88% 81.60%
Number of salaries quoted 334 276 380
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,636
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 19 (63.33%) HTML
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) HTML5
3 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
4 16 (53.33%) OO
4 16 (53.33%) Degree
5 14 (46.67%) C#
5 14 (46.67%) .NET
6 13 (43.33%) SDLC
7 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
8 10 (33.33%) PHP
9 9 (30.00%) MySQL
9 9 (30.00%) Web Development
10 7 (23.33%) CSS
10 7 (23.33%) Python
11 6 (20.00%) C
11 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
12 5 (16.67%) Big Data
12 5 (16.67%) Redis
12 5 (16.67%) Open Source Development
12 5 (16.67%) Perl
12 5 (16.67%) Marketing
12 5 (16.67%) nginx
12 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 5 (16.67%) Ruby
13 4 (13.33%) jQuery
13 4 (13.33%) Java
13 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
13 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
13 4 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (16.67%) nginx
2 2 (6.67%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (16.67%) Big Data
3 5 (16.67%) Redis
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 11 (36.67%) .NET Developer
3 11 (36.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Platform Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Integration Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Database Developer
9 1 (3.33%) HTML Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) HTML
2 18 (60.00%) HTML5
3 14 (46.67%) .NET
4 7 (23.33%) CSS
5 4 (13.33%) jQuery
6 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (10.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (10.00%) CSS3
6 3 (10.00%) React
7 2 (6.67%) RESTful
8 1 (3.33%) Django
8 1 (3.33%) Laravel
8 1 (3.33%) REST
8 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) OO
3 13 (43.33%) SDLC
4 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
5 9 (30.00%) Web Development
6 5 (16.67%) Open Source Development
6 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
9 2 (6.67%) Analytics
9 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
9 2 (6.67%) Data Analytics
9 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (6.67%) Kanban
9 2 (6.67%) SFIA
9 2 (6.67%) TDD
9 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
10 1 (3.33%) Microservices
10 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
2 14 (46.67%) C#
3 10 (33.33%) PHP
4 7 (23.33%) Python
5 6 (20.00%) C
6 5 (16.67%) Perl
6 5 (16.67%) Ruby
7 4 (13.33%) Java
8 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) CITP
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.67%) webMethods
2 2 (6.67%) WSO2
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