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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 43 57 42
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 17 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.49% 2.15% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 2.53% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 2
Average salary £40,000 £47,218 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.28% -21.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,780 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,218 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
329 356 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 86.81% 85.17% 81.65%
Number of salaries quoted 301 310 204
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,780 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 2016, 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 22 (62.86%) HTML
2 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
3 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) HTML5
4 15 (42.86%) CSS
5 14 (40.00%) OO
6 13 (37.14%) Java
7 12 (34.29%) Web Development
7 12 (34.29%) Degree
8 9 (25.71%) PHP
8 9 (25.71%) TDD
9 8 (22.86%) .NET
9 8 (22.86%) MySQL
9 8 (22.86%) Web Services
9 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
10 7 (20.00%) Ruby
10 7 (20.00%) REST
10 7 (20.00%) CSS3
10 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (20.00%) Big Data
11 6 (17.14%) Node.js
11 6 (17.14%) SDLC
11 6 (17.14%) Python
11 6 (17.14%) Linux
11 6 (17.14%) C#
11 6 (17.14%) Spring
12 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
12 5 (14.29%) Marketing
12 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
12 5 (14.29%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (17.14%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.86%) nginx
2 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) MySQL
2 7 (20.00%) Big Data
3 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.86%) Redis
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
1 4 (11.43%) Selenium
1 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Automation Test Lead
6 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Lead Test Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Applications Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (8.57%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (8.57%) PHP Web Applications Developer
7 3 (8.57%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) HTML
2 17 (48.57%) HTML5
3 15 (42.86%) CSS
4 8 (22.86%) .NET
4 8 (22.86%) Web Services
5 7 (20.00%) CSS3
5 7 (20.00%) REST
6 6 (17.14%) Spring
7 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
7 4 (11.43%) Gherkin
7 4 (11.43%) RESTful
8 3 (8.57%) Backbone.js
8 3 (8.57%) React
9 2 (5.71%) jQuery
10 1 (2.86%) Ajax
10 1 (2.86%) Django
10 1 (2.86%) Laravel
10 1 (2.86%) SOAP
10 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.86%) Physics
5 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) OO
3 12 (34.29%) Web Development
4 9 (25.71%) TDD
5 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
6 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (17.14%) SDLC
8 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Automation Testing
9 4 (11.43%) BDD
9 4 (11.43%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (11.43%) Pair Programming
9 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
10 3 (8.57%) Front End Development
10 3 (8.57%) Issue Tracking
10 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.57%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (8.57%) Performance Optimisation
10 3 (8.57%) Scrum
10 3 (8.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
2 13 (37.14%) Java
3 9 (25.71%) PHP
4 7 (20.00%) Ruby
5 6 (17.14%) C#
5 6 (17.14%) Python
6 4 (11.43%) Perl
6 4 (11.43%) Scala
6 4 (11.43%) SQL
7 3 (8.57%) C
7 3 (8.57%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.86%) R
8 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.86%) StatsD
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) Apigee
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Dell
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) Mashery
3 1 (2.86%) Sun
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