The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 65 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 10 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.60% 4.54% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 5.37% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 2
Median salary £46,250 £45,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.20% +37.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,375 £34,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
526 428 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.03% 84.42% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 458 353 363
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Open Source
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Tyne and Wear region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Open Source
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -21 10 £46,250 +2.20% 1
Open Source
North East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 18 (72.00%) HTML
2 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (52.00%) OO
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) HTML5
4 11 (44.00%) Degree
5 10 (40.00%) MySQL
6 9 (36.00%) CSS
6 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (36.00%) Web Development
6 9 (36.00%) Web Application Development
7 8 (32.00%) SDLC
7 8 (32.00%) .NET
7 8 (32.00%) Automated Testing
7 8 (32.00%) C#
8 7 (28.00%) PHP
8 7 (28.00%) jQuery
8 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
9 6 (24.00%) Ruby
10 5 (20.00%) TDD
10 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
10 5 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (20.00%) Open Source Development
11 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
11 4 (16.00%) CSS3
11 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
11 4 (16.00%) Marketing
11 4 (16.00%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (16.00%) Web Services
11 4 (16.00%) RDBMS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (12.00%) nginx
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) Open Workbench
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MySQL
2 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.00%) Redis
5 2 (8.00%) Big Data
6 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (32.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (32.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (16.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Ruby Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Architect
5 2 (8.00%) PHP Web Applications Developer
5 2 (8.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Platform Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) HTML5
3 9 (36.00%) CSS
4 8 (32.00%) .NET
5 7 (28.00%) jQuery
6 4 (16.00%) CSS3
6 4 (16.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (16.00%) Web Services
7 2 (8.00%) Node.js
7 2 (8.00%) REST
7 2 (8.00%) RESTful
8 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
8 1 (4.00%) Laravel
8 1 (4.00%) React
8 1 (4.00%) RxJava
8 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (52.00%) OO
2 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (36.00%) Web Application Development
2 9 (36.00%) Web Development
3 8 (32.00%) Automated Testing
3 8 (32.00%) SDLC
4 5 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (20.00%) Open Source Development
4 5 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) B2B
6 2 (8.00%) B2C
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Kanban
6 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) PHP
4 6 (24.00%) Ruby
5 3 (12.00%) C
6 2 (8.00%) Java
6 2 (8.00%) Perl
6 2 (8.00%) PHP 5
6 2 (8.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) webMethods
1 2 (8.00%) WSO2
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft