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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 63 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 13 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.09% 3.84% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 4.62% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 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
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
525 433 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.54% 83.11% 76.89%
Number of salaries quoted 450 354 341
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,050
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 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 29 July 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 29 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Open Source
North East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 22 (68.75%) HTML
2 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 17 (53.13%) OO
3 17 (53.13%) HTML5
4 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (46.88%) Degree
6 13 (40.63%) MySQL
7 12 (37.50%) Web Development
7 12 (37.50%) SDLC
8 11 (34.38%) NoSQL
8 11 (34.38%) .NET
8 11 (34.38%) C#
8 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
9 10 (31.25%) Automated Testing
9 10 (31.25%) PHP
9 10 (31.25%) CSS
10 9 (28.13%) Web Application Development
11 8 (25.00%) Ruby
12 7 (21.88%) jQuery
13 6 (18.75%) Marketing
13 6 (18.75%) C
13 6 (18.75%) Open Source Development
14 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
14 5 (15.63%) Mobile Application Development
14 5 (15.63%) Redis
14 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
14 5 (15.63%) nginx
14 5 (15.63%) Python
14 5 (15.63%) TDD
15 4 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails

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 5 (15.63%) nginx
2 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) MySQL
2 11 (34.38%) NoSQL
3 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
3 5 (15.63%) Redis
4 4 (12.50%) Big Data
4 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (18.75%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) C# Developer
3 10 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 10 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
5 5 (15.63%) PHP Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Platform Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Integration Architect
8 2 (6.25%) PHP Web Applications Developer
8 2 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) HTML
2 17 (53.13%) HTML5
3 11 (34.38%) .NET
4 10 (31.25%) CSS
5 7 (21.88%) jQuery
6 4 (12.50%) CSS3
6 4 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (12.50%) Web Services
7 3 (9.38%) Node.js
7 3 (9.38%) REST
8 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.25%) Backbone.js
8 2 (6.25%) React
8 2 (6.25%) RESTful
8 2 (6.25%) Spring
9 1 (3.13%) Laravel
9 1 (3.13%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) OO
2 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) SDLC
3 12 (37.50%) Web Development
4 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
5 10 (31.25%) Automated Testing
6 9 (28.13%) Web Application Development
7 6 (18.75%) Open Source Development
8 5 (15.63%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (15.63%) TDD
9 3 (9.38%) MVC
9 3 (9.38%) Scrum
10 2 (6.25%) B2B
10 2 (6.25%) B2C
10 2 (6.25%) Data Analytics
10 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (6.25%) Kanban
10 2 (6.25%) OOP
10 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
10 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
2 11 (34.38%) C#
3 10 (31.25%) PHP
4 8 (25.00%) Ruby
5 6 (18.75%) C
6 5 (15.63%) Python
7 4 (12.50%) Java
7 4 (12.50%) Perl
8 3 (9.38%) SQL
9 2 (6.25%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) webMethods
1 2 (6.25%) WSO2
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat