The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 54 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 16 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.69% 1.85% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 2.16% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 3
Average salary £41,250 £43,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.06% -12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,402 £41,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,218 £73,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
509 603 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.55% 85.78% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 438 523 368
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,433 £28,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Open Source
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the North East region.

Open Source Salary Trend in the North East

Open Source
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the North East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in the North East

Open Source
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the North East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +12 16 £41,250 -12.63% 10
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 22 (55.00%) HTML
2 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
4 18 (45.00%) HTML5
5 15 (37.50%) CSS
6 14 (35.00%) OO
6 14 (35.00%) Java
7 12 (30.00%) Web Development
7 12 (30.00%) Degree
8 11 (27.50%) TDD
9 10 (25.00%) .NET
9 10 (25.00%) Web Services
10 9 (22.50%) PHP
11 8 (20.00%) MySQL
11 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (17.50%) C#
12 7 (17.50%) Linux
12 7 (17.50%) REST
12 7 (17.50%) CSS3
12 7 (17.50%) Big Data
13 6 (15.00%) Node.js
13 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
13 6 (15.00%) SDLC
13 6 (15.00%) Ruby
13 6 (15.00%) Spring
13 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
14 5 (12.50%) Marketing
14 5 (12.50%) Selenium
14 5 (12.50%) Scrum

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 6 (15.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.50%) nginx
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) MySQL
2 7 (17.50%) Big Data
3 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.50%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (2.50%) Redis
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 5 (12.50%) Selenium
2 4 (10.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Web Developer
4 6 (15.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
6 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Digital Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) PHP Web Applications Developer
7 3 (7.50%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) HTML
2 18 (45.00%) HTML5
3 15 (37.50%) CSS
4 10 (25.00%) .NET
4 10 (25.00%) Web Services
5 7 (17.50%) CSS3
5 7 (17.50%) REST
6 6 (15.00%) Spring
7 5 (12.50%) Gherkin
8 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.00%) RESTful
9 3 (7.50%) Backbone.js
9 3 (7.50%) jQuery
9 3 (7.50%) React
10 1 (2.50%) Ajax
10 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.50%) Django
10 1 (2.50%) Laravel
10 1 (2.50%) Middleware
10 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Physics
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) AIX
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) OO
3 12 (30.00%) Web Development
4 11 (27.50%) TDD
5 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
7 6 (15.00%) SDLC
8 5 (12.50%) Analytics
8 5 (12.50%) Data Analytics
8 5 (12.50%) Scrum
9 4 (10.00%) Automation Testing
9 4 (10.00%) BDD
9 4 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (10.00%) Kanban
9 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (10.00%) Pair Programming
9 4 (10.00%) Service Management
9 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.00%) Java
3 9 (22.50%) PHP
4 7 (17.50%) C#
5 6 (15.00%) Ruby
6 5 (12.50%) Python
7 4 (10.00%) Scala
7 4 (10.00%) SQL
8 3 (7.50%) C
8 3 (7.50%) Perl
8 3 (7.50%) PHP 5
9 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.50%) R
9 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) CITP
3 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Apigee
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Dell
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Mashery
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Sun
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