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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 55 35 54
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 22 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.03% 5.03% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 6.57% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 38 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,116 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.90% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £28,636 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,983 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +12.82%
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
561 594 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 77.17% 76.65% 78.01%
Number of salaries quoted 452 496 449
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -6.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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 -24 20 £37,500 +6.78% 14
Durham - 2 £42,500 -
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) Python
3 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (42.86%) Java
4 14 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (40.00%) Analytics
5 13 (37.14%) Business Analytics
5 13 (37.14%) Pentaho
5 13 (37.14%) Visualisation
5 13 (37.14%) MongoDB
5 13 (37.14%) R
5 13 (37.14%) Tableau
5 13 (37.14%) QlikView
5 13 (37.14%) Business Objects
5 13 (37.14%) Cognos
5 13 (37.14%) SAS
5 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (37.14%) SPSS
5 13 (37.14%) IBM
6 10 (28.57%) Scrum
7 8 (22.86%) Teradata
7 8 (22.86%) Ruby
7 8 (22.86%) Web Development
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
7 8 (22.86%) Data Visualisation
7 8 (22.86%) Cloudera
8 6 (17.14%) HTML
9 5 (14.29%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 13 (37.14%) SAS
2 2 (5.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (37.14%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) Pentaho
1 13 (37.14%) MongoDB
1 13 (37.14%) QlikView
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
3 5 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 5 (14.29%) Big Data
3 5 (14.29%) Base SAS
4 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.71%) MySQL
6 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Selenium
2 3 (8.57%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.71%) JMeter
4 1 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.86%) WATIR
4 1 (2.86%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (2.86%) LoadUI
4 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.86%) Sahi
4 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Consultant
2 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 8 (22.86%) SAS BI Consultant
4 7 (20.00%) Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) AWS Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.71%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Web Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Web Development Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) HTML
2 4 (11.43%) HTML5
2 4 (11.43%) Django
2 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) JSON
3 3 (8.57%) RESTful
4 2 (5.71%) CSS3
4 2 (5.71%) Spring
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) XML
5 1 (2.86%) .NET
5 1 (2.86%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) CentOS
3 1 (2.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (40.00%) Analytics
3 13 (37.14%) Business Analytics
3 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (28.57%) Scrum
5 8 (22.86%) Web Development
5 8 (22.86%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 5 (14.29%) SDLC
7 4 (11.43%) DevOps
7 4 (11.43%) TDD
8 3 (8.57%) OO
9 2 (5.71%) Kanban
9 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.71%) BDD
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (5.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Python
2 15 (42.86%) Java
3 13 (37.14%) R
4 8 (22.86%) Ruby
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.43%) Scala
7 3 (8.57%) C++
7 3 (8.57%) SQL
8 2 (5.71%) Clojure
8 2 (5.71%) C#
9 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Puppet
2 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) Ansible
3 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (37.14%) Tableau
2 13 (37.14%) Business Objects
2 13 (37.14%) Cognos
2 13 (37.14%) IBM
3 8 (22.86%) Teradata
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle
3 8 (22.86%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
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