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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - - 26
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport - - 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
181 136 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 84.98% 71.20% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 161 127 103
Median salary £45,000 £36,900 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +5.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £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 Newport

The demand trend of job ads across the Newport 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 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 5 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Newport region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior PHP Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Programmer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL