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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 51 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 30 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.92% 2.05% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 2.64% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 7
Average salary £45,500 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.87% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £31,400 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £64,555 £34,600 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
656 645 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.64% 77.62% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 549 455 454
Average salary £40,000 £37,050 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.96% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +8 24 £45,250 +37.12% 17
Durham -19 2 £46,250 -
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) HTML
3 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
4 18 (35.29%) CSS
4 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 18 (35.29%) Analytics
5 16 (31.37%) Python
5 16 (31.37%) Java
6 15 (29.41%) R
7 14 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (27.45%) Business Analysis
8 13 (25.49%) TDD
8 13 (25.49%) QlikView
8 13 (25.49%) Pentaho
8 13 (25.49%) Visualisation
8 13 (25.49%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (25.49%) SPSS
8 13 (25.49%) Cognos
8 13 (25.49%) IBM
8 13 (25.49%) SAS
8 13 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (25.49%) Tableau
8 13 (25.49%) Business Analytics
9 12 (23.53%) MongoDB
9 12 (23.53%) Scrum
10 10 (19.61%) Web Services
10 10 (19.61%) .NET
10 10 (19.61%) Web Development
10 10 (19.61%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (19.61%) Big Data

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (25.49%) SAS
2 4 (7.84%) Node.js
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.92%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) BusinessObjects
1 13 (25.49%) QlikView
1 13 (25.49%) Pentaho
2 12 (23.53%) MongoDB
3 10 (19.61%) Big Data
4 7 (13.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 7 (13.73%) Base SAS
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (9.80%) MySQL
6 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.96%) Redis
7 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) JMeter
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) Selenium
2 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.96%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (1.96%) LoadUI
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Consultant
3 9 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 8 (15.69%) Java Developer
4 8 (15.69%) .NET Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Web Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Architect
6 6 (11.76%) SAS BI Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) AWS Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Development Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.88%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior .NET Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) HTML
2 18 (35.29%) CSS
3 10 (19.61%) Web Services
3 10 (19.61%) .NET
4 8 (15.69%) HTML5
5 4 (7.84%) CSS3
5 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.92%) Spring
6 2 (3.92%) RESTful
6 2 (3.92%) REST
6 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.96%) Regular Expression
7 1 (1.96%) JSON
7 1 (1.96%) jQuery
7 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) CentOS
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) Analytics
3 14 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (27.45%) Business Analysis
4 13 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (25.49%) TDD
4 13 (25.49%) Business Analytics
5 12 (23.53%) Scrum
6 10 (19.61%) Web Development
6 10 (19.61%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.76%) OO
8 5 (9.80%) SDLC
9 4 (7.84%) Data Analytics
9 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.84%) Kanban
9 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.84%) Service Management
9 4 (7.84%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
2 16 (31.37%) Java
2 16 (31.37%) Python
3 15 (29.41%) R
4 9 (17.65%) Ruby
5 8 (15.69%) SQL
5 8 (15.69%) C#
6 5 (9.80%) PHP
7 4 (7.84%) C++
8 3 (5.88%) Clojure
9 2 (3.92%) Scala
9 2 (3.92%) Perl
10 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.96%) PHP5
10 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) CITP
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.92%) StatsD
2 1 (1.96%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) Cognos
2 13 (25.49%) IBM
2 13 (25.49%) Tableau
3 6 (11.76%) Cloudera
3 6 (11.76%) Teradata
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) HP
4 2 (3.92%) Apigee
4 2 (3.92%) Mashery
5 1 (1.96%) Dell
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.96%) Sun
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco
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