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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 42 26 48
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 20 39 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.59% 7.51% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 9.56% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 38 12
Average salary £37,500 £35,116 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.78% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £28,636 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,983 £43,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +12.82%
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
334 408 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 76.61% 78.61% 81.17%
Number of salaries quoted 253 346 319
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,636 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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 17 (56.67%) Python
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (46.67%) Business Analysis
3 14 (46.67%) Analytics
4 13 (43.33%) R
4 13 (43.33%) Tableau
4 13 (43.33%) MongoDB
4 13 (43.33%) Pentaho
4 13 (43.33%) Visualisation
4 13 (43.33%) Business Analytics
4 13 (43.33%) QlikView
4 13 (43.33%) IBM
4 13 (43.33%) Cognos
4 13 (43.33%) SAS
4 13 (43.33%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (43.33%) SPSS
4 13 (43.33%) Business Objects
5 10 (33.33%) Java
6 9 (30.00%) Scrum
7 8 (26.67%) Teradata
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle
7 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 8 (26.67%) Cloudera
7 8 (26.67%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (20.00%) Ruby
9 5 (16.67%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 5 (16.67%) Base SAS

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 13 (43.33%) SAS
2 2 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) MongoDB
1 13 (43.33%) Pentaho
1 13 (43.33%) QlikView
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.67%) Base SAS
3 5 (16.67%) Big Data
3 5 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.67%) MySQL
6 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Selenium
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) JMeter
4 1 (3.33%) WATIR
4 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Sahi
4 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.33%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (3.33%) LoadUI
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Consultant
2 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 8 (26.67%) SAS BI Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) AWS Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Test Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Web Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML5
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) Django
2 3 (10.00%) JSON
2 3 (10.00%) RESTful
3 2 (6.67%) CSS3
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (3.33%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (46.67%) Business Analysis
1 14 (46.67%) Analytics
2 13 (43.33%) Business Analytics
2 13 (43.33%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (30.00%) Scrum
4 8 (26.67%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.33%) SDLC
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Kanban
6 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.67%) BDD
6 2 (6.67%) User Stories
6 2 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Python
2 13 (43.33%) R
3 10 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (20.00%) Ruby
5 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (13.33%) Scala
7 3 (10.00%) SQL
7 3 (10.00%) C++
8 2 (6.67%) C#
9 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) Tableau
2 13 (43.33%) IBM
2 13 (43.33%) Cognos
2 13 (43.33%) Business Objects
3 8 (26.67%) Teradata
3 8 (26.67%) Oracle
3 8 (26.67%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
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