Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 83 74
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 30 30 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.19% 2.01% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 2.38% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 39
North East median annual salary £38,959 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +6.25% +13.91%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,800 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,350 £70,000 £60,875
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%

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 1192 1261 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.13% 84.46% 88.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1029 1065 1190
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,575
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Tyne and Wear +13 26 £38,959 -10.95% 3
Durham -16 3 £27,000 -3.57%
Northumberland -10 1 £42,500 +41.67%
Teesside - 1 £50,000 -
Open Source
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North East region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) Case Management
4 12 (40.00%) Java
4 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (36.67%) Oracle
6 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 9 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
7 9 (30.00%) RDBMS
8 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (26.67%) MCSA
8 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (23.33%) Selenium
9 7 (23.33%) ITIL
10 6 (20.00%) Degree
10 6 (20.00%) ZABBIX
10 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 6 (20.00%) User Experience
11 5 (16.67%) GitHub
11 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
11 5 (16.67%) MySQL
11 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 5 (16.67%) HTML
11 5 (16.67%) Windows

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 3 (10.00%) Documentum
2 2 (6.67%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) GitHub
2 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (16.67%) MySQL
5 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.33%) GIS
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Selenium
2 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (13.33%) JIRA
5 3 (10.00%) Appium
5 3 (10.00%) JMeter
5 3 (10.00%) JUnit
5 3 (10.00%) TestNG
6 2 (6.67%) Artifactory
6 2 (6.67%) Bitbucket
6 2 (6.67%) Maven
7 1 (3.33%) Grunt
7 1 (3.33%) gulp
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) DBA
2 8 (26.67%) SQL DBA
3 7 (23.33%) Developer
4 6 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.67%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
2 4 (13.33%) Middleware
3 3 (10.00%) HTML5
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
3 3 (10.00%) RESTful
3 3 (10.00%) SOAP
3 3 (10.00%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) Node.js
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) .NET
5 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.33%) CSS3
5 1 (3.33%) Ember.js
5 1 (3.33%) JAX-RS
5 1 (3.33%) React
5 1 (3.33%) Redux
5 1 (3.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) User Experience
2 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Case Management
3 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 9 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 7 (23.33%) ITIL
7 4 (13.33%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (13.33%) DevOps
7 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (13.33%) Web Development
8 3 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
8 3 (10.00%) Analytics
8 3 (10.00%) API Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (10.00%) IT Strategy
8 3 (10.00%) Line Management
8 3 (10.00%) Open Source Development
8 3 (10.00%) SFIA
8 3 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) MCSA
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) ZABBIX
2 4 (13.33%) Puppet
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Pega
3 2 (6.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.33%) EnterpriseDB