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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 56 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 11 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.14% 0.85% 2.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.51% 3.66% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 12
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £40,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £40,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
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
169 82 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 32.82% 23.16% 29.11%
Number of salaries quoted 128 65 144
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,109 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,023 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 30 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 -8 11 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Open Source
North East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (56.86%) Ruby
3 28 (54.90%) Scrum
3 28 (54.90%) Java
4 27 (52.94%) RESTful
4 27 (52.94%) Scala
5 25 (49.02%) MongoDB
5 25 (49.02%) NoSQL
5 25 (49.02%) Jenkins
5 25 (49.02%) Linux
5 25 (49.02%) TDD
5 25 (49.02%) JSON
6 23 (45.10%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (37.25%) HTML
8 16 (31.37%) JIRA
9 15 (29.41%) Python
10 14 (27.45%) Automated Testing
10 14 (27.45%) Play Framework
11 13 (25.49%) Mentoring
11 13 (25.49%) Django
11 13 (25.49%) HTML5
12 12 (23.53%) Web Development
13 11 (21.57%) Selenium
13 11 (21.57%) Spring
13 11 (21.57%) Firewall
13 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
13 11 (21.57%) Puppet
13 11 (21.57%) Confluence
13 11 (21.57%) Kanban
13 11 (21.57%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (21.57%) Confluence
2 5 (9.80%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (3.92%) Node.js
3 2 (3.92%) WordPress
3 2 (3.92%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) Firewall
2 9 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.92%) LAN
3 2 (3.92%) WAN
3 2 (3.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (49.02%) MongoDB
1 25 (49.02%) NoSQL
2 11 (21.57%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.80%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (49.02%) Jenkins
2 16 (31.37%) JIRA
3 11 (21.57%) Selenium
4 5 (9.80%) PHPUnit
4 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (9.80%) Marketing
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Architect
2 11 (21.57%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (17.65%) Web Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Lead Developer
4 5 (9.80%) PHP Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
5 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
5 2 (3.92%) Administrator
5 2 (3.92%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (3.92%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (3.92%) UNIX Support
5 2 (3.92%) AIX Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (1.96%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) RESTful
2 25 (49.02%) JSON
3 19 (37.25%) HTML
4 14 (27.45%) Play Framework
5 13 (25.49%) Django
5 13 (25.49%) HTML5
6 11 (21.57%) Spring
7 8 (15.69%) CSS
8 7 (13.73%) Laravel
9 5 (9.80%) CodeIgniter
9 5 (9.80%) Symfony
9 5 (9.80%) LAMP
10 2 (3.92%) Middleware
10 2 (3.92%) CakePHP
10 2 (3.92%) Backbone.js
10 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.96%) jQuery
11 1 (1.96%) CSS3
11 1 (1.96%) Ember.js
11 1 (1.96%) SproutCore
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) HACMP
2 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.96%) User Experience
2 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 25 (49.02%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) UNIX
2 2 (3.92%) AIX
2 2 (3.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) Scrum
3 25 (49.02%) TDD
4 23 (45.10%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (27.45%) Automated Testing
6 13 (25.49%) Mentoring
7 12 (23.53%) Web Development
8 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
8 11 (21.57%) Kanban
9 9 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (15.69%) MVC
11 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.92%) OO
12 2 (3.92%) ITIL
12 2 (3.92%) Service Management
12 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (3.92%) Six Sigma
12 2 (3.92%) Content Management
12 2 (3.92%) Workflow
12 2 (3.92%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) Ruby
2 28 (54.90%) Java
3 27 (52.94%) Scala
4 15 (29.41%) Python
5 9 (17.65%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.96%) C
8 1 (1.96%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) IBM AIX Certification
1 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Puppet
1 11 (21.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Zend
2 2 (3.92%) IBM
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe
2 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.96%) Sencha
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago