The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 53 23 45
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +22
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 13 41 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.57% 8.52% 2.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.60% 22.40% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 40 13
Average salary £38,750 £35,232 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.98% +6.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £28,636 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £46,983 £33,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
Tyne and Wear

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

Miscellaneous Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
197 183 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.93% 38.05% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 151 165 147
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 Miscellaneous 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (48.00%) Python
2 11 (44.00%) MongoDB
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) IBM
4 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
4 9 (36.00%) Analytics
5 8 (32.00%) R
5 8 (32.00%) Tableau
5 8 (32.00%) Cloudera
5 8 (32.00%) Business Analytics
5 8 (32.00%) Visualisation
5 8 (32.00%) QlikView
5 8 (32.00%) Pentaho
5 8 (32.00%) Teradata
5 8 (32.00%) SPSS
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (32.00%) SAS
5 8 (32.00%) Cognos
5 8 (32.00%) Java
5 8 (32.00%) Oracle
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (32.00%) Business Objects
6 7 (28.00%) HTML
6 7 (28.00%) JIRA
7 6 (24.00%) Scrum
7 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 5 (20.00%) CSS
8 5 (20.00%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (32.00%) SAS
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) LAN
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) QlikView
2 8 (32.00%) Pentaho
3 4 (16.00%) MySQL
4 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.00%) Big Data
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) PHPUnit
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (4.00%) LoadUI
5 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.00%) Sahi
5 1 (4.00%) WATIR
5 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (4.00%) JMeter
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Consultant
1 8 (32.00%) SAS BI Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX Support
5 2 (8.00%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (8.00%) AIX Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Test Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
3 4 (16.00%) Symfony
3 4 (16.00%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (16.00%) Django
3 4 (16.00%) LAMP
3 4 (16.00%) Laravel
4 3 (12.00%) RESTful
4 3 (12.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) Web Services
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware
5 2 (8.00%) Spring
5 2 (8.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) XML
6 1 (4.00%) .NET
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (8.00%) HACMP
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) AIX
2 2 (8.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (36.00%) Analytics
2 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (32.00%) Business Analytics
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
6 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) User Stories
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) Kanban
7 2 (8.00%) Workflow
7 2 (8.00%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) R
3 5 (20.00%) Ruby
4 4 (16.00%) Scala
4 4 (16.00%) PHP
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) IBM AIX Certification
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) IBM
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) Business Objects
2 8 (32.00%) Cognos
2 8 (32.00%) Teradata
2 8 (32.00%) Tableau
2 8 (32.00%) Cloudera
3 4 (16.00%) Zend
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) HP
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