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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 67 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 17 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.12% 3.19% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 3.73% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 0
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £46,658 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +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
683 670 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.27% 85.57% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 592 553 456
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,308 £57,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -14 14 £45,000 +16.12%
Durham +8 1 £28,000 -34.11%
Northumberland - 1 £30,000 -
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 23 (63.89%) HTML
2 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (47.22%) OO
4 17 (47.22%) HTML5
5 16 (44.44%) Degree
6 13 (36.11%) Web Development
6 13 (36.11%) C#
6 13 (36.11%) .NET
6 13 (36.11%) MySQL
7 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 12 (33.33%) SDLC
8 11 (30.56%) NoSQL
8 11 (30.56%) CSS
9 10 (27.78%) PHP
9 10 (27.78%) Automated Testing
10 9 (25.00%) Web Application Development
11 8 (22.22%) jQuery
11 8 (22.22%) Ruby
12 6 (16.67%) TDD
12 6 (16.67%) C
12 6 (16.67%) Marketing
12 6 (16.67%) Open Source Development
13 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
13 5 (13.89%) nginx
13 5 (13.89%) Redis
13 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
13 5 (13.89%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (13.89%) Java
13 5 (13.89%) SQL

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 (13.89%) nginx
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) MySQL
2 11 (30.56%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
3 5 (13.89%) Redis
4 4 (11.11%) Big Data
4 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) .NET Developer
2 11 (30.56%) C# Developer
3 10 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.89%) PHP Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Ruby Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Platform Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
7 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Integration Architect
8 2 (5.56%) PHP Web Applications Developer
8 2 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) HTML
2 17 (47.22%) HTML5
3 13 (36.11%) .NET
4 11 (30.56%) CSS
5 8 (22.22%) jQuery
6 5 (13.89%) Web Services
7 4 (11.11%) CSS3
7 4 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (8.33%) Node.js
8 3 (8.33%) REST
8 3 (8.33%) RESTful
9 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.56%) Backbone.js
9 2 (5.56%) React
9 2 (5.56%) Spring
10 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.78%) Laravel
10 1 (2.78%) RxJava
10 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) OO
3 13 (36.11%) Web Development
4 12 (33.33%) SDLC
4 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 10 (27.78%) Automated Testing
6 9 (25.00%) Web Application Development
7 6 (16.67%) Open Source Development
7 6 (16.67%) TDD
8 5 (13.89%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (11.11%) MVC
10 3 (8.33%) Scrum
11 2 (5.56%) B2B
11 2 (5.56%) B2C
11 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (5.56%) OOP
11 2 (5.56%) Project Management
11 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
11 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 13 (36.11%) C#
3 10 (27.78%) PHP
4 8 (22.22%) Ruby
5 6 (16.67%) C
6 5 (13.89%) Java
6 5 (13.89%) Python
6 5 (13.89%) SQL
7 4 (11.11%) Perl
8 2 (5.56%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.56%) webMethods
1 2 (5.56%) WSO2
2 1 (2.78%) Red Hat