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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 27 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.49% 0.40% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.88% 0.94% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £33,000 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.54%
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
85 106 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 42.29% 42.06% 45.81%
Number of salaries quoted 27 101 89
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Basecamp
3 6 (54.55%) Trello
4 5 (45.45%) PrimeFaces
4 5 (45.45%) Visualisation
4 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
4 5 (45.45%) Spring
4 5 (45.45%) JSF
4 5 (45.45%) Statistics
5 4 (36.36%) WinForms
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) PHP
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) WCF
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) NUnit
5 4 (36.36%) MSTest
5 4 (36.36%) Moq
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (36.36%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 2 (18.18%) User Stories
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) CSS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (54.55%) Basecamp
1 6 (54.55%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) NUnit
1 4 (36.36%) MSTest
1 4 (36.36%) Moq
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Programmer
1 5 (45.45%) Software Programmer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Spring
1 5 (45.45%) JSF
1 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
1 5 (45.45%) PrimeFaces
2 4 (36.36%) WinForms
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Statistics
1 5 (45.45%) Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) C#
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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