The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - - 24
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport - - 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
213 140 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 87.30% 69.65% 87.16%
Number of salaries quoted 187 129 104
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Open Source
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Newport region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Newport

Open Source
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newport 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 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) CESG
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newport 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior PHP Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001