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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 4.64% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.96% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
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
54 66 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 35.76% 39.52% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41 63 59
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £41,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Newport

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Basecamp
2 6 (85.71%) Trello
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) OO
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) WinForms
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) PHP
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (57.14%) MSTest
4 4 (57.14%) Moq
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) NUnit
4 4 (57.14%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) Graphic Design
5 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 1 (14.29%) PrimeFaces
6 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 1 (14.29%) Spring
6 1 (14.29%) JSF

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Basecamp
1 6 (85.71%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MSTest
1 4 (57.14%) Moq
1 4 (57.14%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) WinForms
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Graphic Design
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
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
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 7 days ago