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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 53 40 53
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 15 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.82% 5.13% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 6.21% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 0
Median salary £45,000 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
453 338 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 85.15% 82.64% 75.18%
Number of salaries quoted 383 272 284
Median salary £37,900 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 23 (65.71%) HTML
2 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (51.43%) OO
3 18 (51.43%) HTML5
4 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (45.71%) Degree
5 15 (42.86%) MySQL
6 13 (37.14%) Web Development
7 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
7 12 (34.29%) PHP
7 12 (34.29%) SDLC
8 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
8 11 (31.43%) C#
8 11 (31.43%) .NET
8 11 (31.43%) CSS
9 10 (28.57%) Automated Testing
9 10 (28.57%) Web Application Development
10 9 (25.71%) Ruby
11 8 (22.86%) jQuery
12 7 (20.00%) Open Source Development
12 7 (20.00%) Marketing
12 7 (20.00%) C
12 7 (20.00%) Python
13 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
13 6 (17.14%) Mobile Application Development
14 5 (14.29%) CSS3
14 5 (14.29%) Redis
14 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
14 5 (14.29%) nginx
14 5 (14.29%) Big Data

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 (14.29%) nginx
2 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) MySQL
2 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
3 5 (14.29%) Big Data
3 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 5 (14.29%) Redis
4 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
4 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) C# Developer
3 10 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Senior Developer
5 6 (17.14%) PHP Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Platform Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (5.71%) Integration Architect
9 2 (5.71%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) HTML
2 18 (51.43%) HTML5
3 11 (31.43%) .NET
3 11 (31.43%) CSS
4 8 (22.86%) jQuery
5 5 (14.29%) CSS3
6 4 (11.43%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (11.43%) Web Services
7 3 (8.57%) Node.js
7 3 (8.57%) REST
8 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
8 2 (5.71%) Laravel
8 2 (5.71%) React
8 2 (5.71%) RESTful
8 2 (5.71%) Spring
9 1 (2.86%) Django
9 1 (2.86%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) OO
2 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (37.14%) Web Development
4 12 (34.29%) SDLC
4 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
5 10 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 10 (28.57%) Web Application Development
6 7 (20.00%) Open Source Development
7 6 (17.14%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (14.29%) TDD
9 3 (8.57%) MVC
9 3 (8.57%) Scrum
10 2 (5.71%) B2B
10 2 (5.71%) B2C
10 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (5.71%) Issue Tracking
10 2 (5.71%) Microservices
10 2 (5.71%) OOP
10 2 (5.71%) Performance Optimisation
10 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (34.29%) PHP
3 11 (31.43%) C#
4 9 (25.71%) Ruby
5 7 (20.00%) C
5 7 (20.00%) Python
6 5 (14.29%) Perl
7 4 (11.43%) Java
8 3 (8.57%) SQL
9 2 (5.71%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
1 2 (5.71%) webMethods
1 2 (5.71%) WSO2