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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 61 70 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -30
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 20 16 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.70% 2.03% 5.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 2.48% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 40
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £28,636
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £39,500 £46,983
UK excluding London median 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
650 644 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 87.84% 81.73% 79.23%
Number of salaries quoted 564 530 502
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the North East region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +5 19 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 15 (48.39%) HTML
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
2 14 (45.16%) HTML5
3 12 (38.71%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) .NET
3 12 (38.71%) OO
3 12 (38.71%) Degree
4 10 (32.26%) SDLC
5 9 (29.03%) PHP
6 8 (25.81%) MySQL
6 8 (25.81%) Web Development
6 8 (25.81%) Automated Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Python
8 6 (19.35%) CSS
8 6 (19.35%) C
8 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
9 5 (16.13%) nginx
9 5 (16.13%) Redis
9 5 (16.13%) Big Data
9 5 (16.13%) Java
9 5 (16.13%) Perl
9 5 (16.13%) Ruby
9 5 (16.13%) Marketing
9 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
10 4 (12.90%) Selenium
10 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
10 4 (12.90%) Open Source Development
10 4 (12.90%) Gherkin
10 4 (12.90%) WebDriver

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) nginx
2 2 (6.45%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
3 5 (16.13%) Big Data
3 5 (16.13%) Redis
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
1 4 (12.90%) Selenium
1 4 (12.90%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) C# Developer
3 8 (25.81%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Analyst
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Platform Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Test Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Automation Test Lead
7 4 (12.90%) Lead Test Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) PHP Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Architect
9 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (6.45%) Integration Architect
9 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) HTML
2 14 (45.16%) HTML5
3 12 (38.71%) .NET
4 6 (19.35%) CSS
5 4 (12.90%) Gherkin
6 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
6 3 (9.68%) Backbone.js
6 3 (9.68%) jQuery
6 3 (9.68%) React
7 2 (6.45%) CSS3
7 2 (6.45%) RESTful
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.23%) Django
8 1 (3.23%) Laravel
8 1 (3.23%) REST
8 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) OO
3 10 (32.26%) SDLC
4 8 (25.81%) Automated Testing
4 8 (25.81%) Web Development
5 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.90%) Automation Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Open Source Development
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 3 (9.68%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.45%) Analytics
8 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
8 2 (6.45%) Data Analytics
8 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) Kanban
8 2 (6.45%) SFIA
8 2 (6.45%) TDD
8 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) C#
3 9 (29.03%) PHP
4 7 (22.58%) Python
5 6 (19.35%) C
6 5 (16.13%) Java
6 5 (16.13%) Perl
6 5 (16.13%) Ruby
7 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CITP
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.45%) webMethods
2 2 (6.45%) WSO2
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