Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
England > North East
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 84 81
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 17 45 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.27% 2.60% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 2.83% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 20
North East median annual salary £51,756 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.39% -8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £42,500 £26,000 £28,900
90th Percentile £84,996 £52,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,245 1,588 1,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 93.12% 91.79% 87.57%
Number of salaries quoted 988 1,382 1,007
North East median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,500 £22,400
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in the North East

Open Source
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Open Source in the North East

Open Source
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in the North East over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Open Source in the North East

Open Source
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. 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
Tyne and Wear -20 14 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Durham +7 3 £47,500 +75.93% 1
Open Source
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 7 (41.18%) Node.js
5 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
6 6 (35.29%) Coaching
6 6 (35.29%) TDD
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (29.41%) User Stories
8 4 (23.53%) Microservices
8 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
8 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
8 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
8 4 (23.53%) CSS
8 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
8 4 (23.53%) HTML
8 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) Technical Leadership
9 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
9 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
9 3 (17.65%) .NET
9 3 (17.65%) C
9 3 (17.65%) C#
9 3 (17.65%) C++
9 3 (17.65%) MySQL
9 3 (17.65%) Scrum

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Datadog
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
2 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
3 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
3 3 (17.65%) MySQL
4 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data
5 1 (5.88%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) gulp
2 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Protractor
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.88%) TestNG
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Lead Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.88%) React Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior React Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Node.js
2 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) React
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (5.88%) JAX-RS
5 1 (5.88%) Jest
5 1 (5.88%) Kafka
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware
5 1 (5.88%) Redux
5 1 (5.88%) Sass
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
5 1 (5.88%) TensorFlow
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Native
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
4 6 (35.29%) Coaching
4 6 (35.29%) TDD
5 5 (29.41%) User Stories
6 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Microservices
6 4 (23.53%) Technical Leadership
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (17.65%) DevOps
7 3 (17.65%) High Availability
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
8 2 (11.76%) Analytics
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.76%) Data Engineering
8 2 (11.76%) OO
8 2 (11.76%) SOLID
9 1 (5.88%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) C
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) Packer
2 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Cloudera
2 1 (5.88%) New Relic
2 1 (5.88%) Splunk
2 1 (5.88%) Xamarin