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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 31 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.48% 4.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 5.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
175 107 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 86.63% 81.06% 81.94%
Number of salaries quoted 157 100 114
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 8 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago