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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 56 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 25 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.20% 0.85% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 1.15% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 4
Average salary £40,000 - £36,250
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 - £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 - £53,750
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
652 610 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 83.48% 73.76% 83.41%
Number of salaries quoted 538 439 475
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +2 20 £40,000 - 9
Durham - 4 £42,500 -
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) Python
2 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
3 16 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 16 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (40.00%) Analytics
4 15 (37.50%) R
4 15 (37.50%) Tableau
4 15 (37.50%) Business Analytics
4 15 (37.50%) QlikView
4 15 (37.50%) Pentaho
4 15 (37.50%) Visualisation
4 15 (37.50%) SPSS
4 15 (37.50%) SAS
4 15 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (37.50%) IBM
4 15 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (37.50%) Cognos
5 13 (32.50%) MongoDB
6 12 (30.00%) HTML
6 12 (30.00%) Java
7 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
7 11 (27.50%) CSS
8 10 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
9 9 (22.50%) Finance
10 8 (20.00%) Cloudera
10 8 (20.00%) Scrum
10 8 (20.00%) Teradata
10 8 (20.00%) Oracle
10 8 (20.00%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 15 (37.50%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
1 15 (37.50%) QlikView
1 15 (37.50%) Pentaho
2 13 (32.50%) MongoDB
3 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (17.50%) Base SAS
4 7 (17.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (12.50%) Big Data
6 4 (10.00%) MySQL
7 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JMeter
1 2 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) Sahi
2 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.50%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (2.50%) LoadUI
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) WATIR
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Developer
1 15 (37.50%) Consultant
2 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) SAS BI Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) AWS Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Manager
6 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Development Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Development Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Performance Test Specialist
8 1 (2.50%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) HTML
2 11 (27.50%) CSS
3 8 (20.00%) .NET
4 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.50%) HTML5
5 3 (7.50%) Web Services
6 2 (5.00%) XML
6 2 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (2.50%) Regular Expression
7 1 (2.50%) JSON
7 1 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (2.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 16 (40.00%) Analytics
3 15 (37.50%) Business Analytics
3 15 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
5 8 (20.00%) Scrum
6 7 (17.50%) TDD
7 6 (15.00%) Web Development
7 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.50%) SDLC
9 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (10.00%) OO
10 3 (7.50%) Performance Management
10 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.00%) BDD
11 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
11 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) Python
2 15 (37.50%) R
3 12 (30.00%) Java
4 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
5 8 (20.00%) C#
5 8 (20.00%) SQL
6 7 (17.50%) Ruby
7 4 (10.00%) C++
8 3 (7.50%) Clojure
9 2 (5.00%) PHP
10 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (37.50%) Cognos
2 15 (37.50%) IBM
2 15 (37.50%) Tableau
3 8 (20.00%) Cloudera
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle
3 8 (20.00%) Teradata
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
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