Period
to 20 September 2018

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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
England > North East
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 79 91
Rank change year-on-year -17 +12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 30 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.01% 2.18% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.39% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 27
North East median annual salary £47,500 £38,959 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.92% -13.42% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,250 £29,025 £29,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £51,250 £53,237
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +9.52%

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 1,369 1,045 1,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.94% 91.11% 87.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,124 887 1,169
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.06% -1.25%
10th Percentile £22,229 £23,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 September 2018.

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 September 2018. 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 -32 22 £51,250 +31.55% 9
Durham +22 7 £45,000 +9.76% 1
Open Source
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Java
3 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 10 (33.33%) DevOps
5 9 (30.00%) Coaching
5 9 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (26.67%) Python
6 8 (26.67%) C
6 8 (26.67%) C++
6 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
6 8 (26.67%) Degree
6 8 (26.67%) Puppet
6 8 (26.67%) Ansible
6 8 (26.67%) Docker
6 8 (26.67%) Kubernetes
7 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
7 7 (23.33%) BDD
7 7 (23.33%) CSS
7 7 (23.33%) Scrum
8 6 (20.00%) Nagios
8 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (20.00%) HTML
8 6 (20.00%) Perl
8 6 (20.00%) .NET
8 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (20.00%) TeamCity

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 2 (6.67%) Apache
1 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.67%) Datadog
3 2 (6.67%) IaaS
3 2 (6.67%) PaaS
4 1 (3.33%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
1 2 (6.67%) NAS
1 2 (6.67%) Network Security
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
1 2 (6.67%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.67%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (6.67%) MariaDB
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.67%) RavenDB
5 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (13.33%) Selenium
4 2 (6.67%) Ant
4 2 (6.67%) Artifactory
4 2 (6.67%) Gatling
4 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.67%) GitLab
4 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
4 2 (6.67%) JUnit
4 2 (6.67%) Maven
4 2 (6.67%) NeoLoad
4 2 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (6.67%) PHPUnit
4 2 (6.67%) Protractor
4 2 (6.67%) TestNG
4 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Consultant
2 7 (23.33%) Recruitment Consultant
2 7 (23.33%) Trainee
2 7 (23.33%) Trainee Consultant
2 7 (23.33%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (6.67%) IT Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) IT Recruitment Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Trainee IT Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) CSS
2 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.67%) HTML5
4 2 (6.67%) JSON
4 2 (6.67%) Node.js
4 2 (6.67%) React
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 2 (6.67%) XHTML
4 2 (6.67%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) XSLT
4 2 (6.67%) YAML
5 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.33%) Laravel
5 1 (3.33%) LESS
5 1 (3.33%) Sass
5 1 (3.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 3 (10.00%) User Experience
4 2 (6.67%) PKI
4 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) DevOps
3 9 (30.00%) Coaching
3 9 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (23.33%) BDD
4 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (23.33%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) High Availability
6 5 (16.67%) Telesales
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (10.00%) OO
8 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.00%) TDD
9 2 (6.67%) B2B
9 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 2 (6.67%) Project Management
9 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) C
3 8 (26.67%) C++
3 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 8 (26.67%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (20.00%) Perl
4 6 (20.00%) Ruby
5 5 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (13.33%) PHP
6 4 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.33%) ES6
8 1 (3.33%) Java 8
8 1 (3.33%) Java 9
8 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Ansible
1 8 (26.67%) Kubernetes
1 8 (26.67%) Puppet
2 6 (20.00%) Nagios
2 6 (20.00%) Packer
2 6 (20.00%) Terraform
3 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.67%) Consul
4 2 (6.67%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (6.67%) Grafana
4 2 (6.67%) Kibana
4 2 (6.67%) logstash
4 2 (6.67%) Rancher
4 2 (6.67%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
4 2 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) New Relic
2 6 (20.00%) Splunk
3 5 (16.67%) Lotus
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) AppDynamics
5 2 (6.67%) Dynatrace
5 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Zend