The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 19 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 4.44% 0.70% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.14% 2.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
South Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
35 34 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 25.93% 23.94% 33.81%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 41
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 Miscellaneous 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
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Newport region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Newport

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) Basecamp
1 6 (85.71%) Trello
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) WinForms
3 4 (57.14%) NUnit
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) MSTest
3 4 (57.14%) Moq
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Graphic Design
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (14.29%) RUP
5 1 (14.29%) DSDM

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) FileNet
1 1 (14.29%) LiveCycle
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Basecamp
1 6 (85.71%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) NUnit
1 4 (57.14%) MSTest
1 4 (57.14%) Moq
2 1 (14.29%) Hudson
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Java Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) WinForms
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) JSF
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) RUP
4 1 (14.29%) DSDM
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Groovy
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) Clojure
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter