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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
England / North East
Rank 59 62 69
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 14 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.19% 2.47% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 2.76% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 5
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,995 £33,000 £33,268
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £50,000 £47,218
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Open Source is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 556 580 622
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.01% 89.64% 87.24%
Number of salaries quoted 508 493 533
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £61,215 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Open Source as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear +6 12 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Durham - 2 £41,000 - 1
Northumberland - 1 £42,500 -
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 North East region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (60.53%) Java
2 23 (60.53%) JavaScript
3 18 (47.37%) HTML
4 15 (39.47%) NoSQL
5 13 (34.21%) Spring
6 11 (28.95%) Degree
6 11 (28.95%) HTML5
6 11 (28.95%) SQL
6 11 (28.95%) OO
7 10 (26.32%) PHP
7 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 10 (26.32%) Node.js
8 9 (23.68%) REST
8 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
8 9 (23.68%) Microservices
8 9 (23.68%) Scrum
8 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
8 9 (23.68%) MySQL
8 9 (23.68%) CSS
8 9 (23.68%) Linux
9 8 (21.05%) Web Development
9 8 (21.05%) DevOps
9 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
10 6 (15.79%) Puppet
10 6 (15.79%) TDD
10 6 (15.79%) Windows
10 6 (15.79%) MVC
11 5 (13.16%) Advertising
11 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management

Open Source
Top Related 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 2 (5.26%) Apache
1 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) JBoss
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Abaqus
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
1 1 (2.63%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.26%) IaaS
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) PaaS
3 2 (5.26%) SaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
1 2 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) NoSQL
2 9 (23.68%) MySQL
3 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
4 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
5 4 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (5.26%) Redis
8 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.63%) Big Data
8 1 (2.63%) HBase
8 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.63%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) JUnit
2 1 (2.63%) Selenium
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 5 (13.16%) Advertising
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
3 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Digital Developer
3 4 (10.53%) PHP Developer
4 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Operations Support Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) HTML
2 13 (34.21%) Spring
3 11 (28.95%) HTML5
4 10 (26.32%) Node.js
5 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
5 9 (23.68%) CSS
5 9 (23.68%) REST
6 5 (13.16%) Web Services
7 4 (10.53%) React
7 4 (10.53%) Spring MVC
7 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (7.89%) jQuery
9 2 (5.26%) .NET
9 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.26%) CSS3
9 2 (5.26%) XML
10 1 (2.63%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.63%) J2EE
10 1 (2.63%) Kafka
10 1 (2.63%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.53%) Blog
1 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.26%) Tandem
3 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 5 (13.16%) Unix
4 3 (7.89%) CentOS
5 2 (5.26%) AIX
5 2 (5.26%) Debian
5 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) OO
3 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 9 (23.68%) Microservices
4 9 (23.68%) Scrum
5 8 (21.05%) DevOps
5 8 (21.05%) Web Development
6 6 (15.79%) MVC
6 6 (15.79%) TDD
7 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.53%) Kanban
8 4 (10.53%) OOP
8 4 (10.53%) Project Management
8 4 (10.53%) Release Management
8 4 (10.53%) SDLC
8 4 (10.53%) User Stories
9 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.89%) Open Source Development
9 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
9 3 (7.89%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) Java
1 23 (60.53%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.95%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) PHP
4 5 (13.16%) Scala
5 4 (10.53%) C#
6 3 (7.89%) Python
7 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.26%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.26%) Ruby
8 1 (2.63%) Clojure
8 1 (2.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) Linux-HA
2 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.26%) Intel
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe
3 1 (2.63%) Apple
3 1 (2.63%) webMethods
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