The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 58 27 49
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +22
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 14 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.28% 7.48% 2.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.01% 21.24% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 40 15
Average salary £38,750 £35,232 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.98% +8.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £28,636 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £46,983 £33,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
233 193 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 37.95% 35.22% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 182 167 176
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -28 13 £38,750 +9.98% 10
Open Source
North East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 12 (46.15%) Python
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) MongoDB
3 10 (38.46%) IBM
4 9 (34.62%) Java
4 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (34.62%) Analytics
4 9 (34.62%) Business Analysis
5 8 (30.77%) QlikView
5 8 (30.77%) Pentaho
5 8 (30.77%) R
5 8 (30.77%) Tableau
5 8 (30.77%) Cloudera
5 8 (30.77%) Business Analytics
5 8 (30.77%) Visualisation
5 8 (30.77%) Teradata
5 8 (30.77%) SPSS
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 8 (30.77%) Business Objects
5 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (30.77%) SAS
5 8 (30.77%) Cognos
6 7 (26.92%) HTML
6 7 (26.92%) Scrum
6 7 (26.92%) JIRA
7 6 (23.08%) Linux
8 5 (19.23%) CSS
8 5 (19.23%) Ruby

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 8 (30.77%) SAS
2 4 (15.38%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
1 2 (7.69%) VPN
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) MongoDB
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) QlikView
2 8 (30.77%) Pentaho
3 4 (15.38%) MySQL
4 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
5 2 (7.69%) Big Data
5 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) PHPUnit
3 3 (11.54%) Selenium
4 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.85%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (3.85%) LoadUI
5 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.85%) Sahi
5 1 (3.85%) WATIR
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.85%) JMeter
General
1 4 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Consultant
1 8 (30.77%) SAS BI Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) PHP Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) UNIX Support
5 2 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (7.69%) AIX Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Test Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) Symfony
3 4 (15.38%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (15.38%) Django
3 4 (15.38%) LAMP
3 4 (15.38%) Laravel
4 3 (11.54%) RESTful
4 3 (11.54%) HTML5
5 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) Middleware
5 2 (7.69%) Spring
5 2 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (3.85%) XML
6 1 (3.85%) .NET
6 1 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.69%) HACMP
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) AIX
2 2 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (34.62%) Analytics
2 9 (34.62%) Business Analysis
3 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (30.77%) Business Analytics
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
6 4 (15.38%) MVC
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
7 3 (11.54%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (7.69%) BDD
8 2 (7.69%) User Stories
8 2 (7.69%) DevOps
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (7.69%) Kanban
8 2 (7.69%) Workflow
8 2 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) R
4 5 (19.23%) Ruby
5 4 (15.38%) Scala
5 4 (15.38%) PHP
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.69%) C++
8 1 (3.85%) C#
8 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) IBM AIX Certification
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) IBM
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Business Objects
2 8 (30.77%) Cognos
2 8 (30.77%) Teradata
2 8 (30.77%) Tableau
2 8 (30.77%) Cloudera
3 4 (15.38%) Zend
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) HP
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