Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
North East > Durham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 43 58
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15 -35
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 0.89% 0.75% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.83% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Durham median annual salary £27,000 £28,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% -34.12% -7.61%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £28,800 £29,000 £51,250
North East median annual salary £38,959 £43,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year -10.95% +6.06% +17.86%

Open Source is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 311 241 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 92.56% 90.60% 90.69%
Number of salaries quoted 264 217 323
Durham median annual salary £38,531 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.09% -17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £27,550
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £58,750
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Durham

Open Source
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source in Durham.

Salary trend for Open Source in Durham

Open Source
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Durham region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees -2 2 £27,500 -1.79%
Open Source
North East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Durham region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) TestNG
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Appium
1 3 (100.00%) API Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Creative Thinking
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Artifactory
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Appium
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Artifactory
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 3 (100.00%) API Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Creative Thinking
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification