Period
to 20 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
England > North East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 75 83
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 41 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.44% 2.23% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.44% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 37
North East median annual salary £40,000 £41,325 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.21% -8.17% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,788 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £120,000 £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 1,535 1,107 1,330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.48% 91.41% 87.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,262 976 1,158
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,953
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.19% +1.21%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,150 £55,000 £63,750
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 July 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 July 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 -22 31 £41,250 -1.96% 6
Durham +17 9 £38,750 -5.49%
Open Source
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) Degree
3 18 (43.90%) Java
4 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
5 12 (29.27%) SQL
5 12 (29.27%) Scrum
5 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
6 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (26.83%) CSS
6 11 (26.83%) HTML
7 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
7 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (21.95%) Coaching
8 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
8 9 (21.95%) DevOps
8 9 (21.95%) .NET
9 8 (19.51%) Oracle
9 8 (19.51%) C#
9 8 (19.51%) Selenium
9 8 (19.51%) SDLC
10 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
10 7 (17.07%) BDD
10 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
10 7 (17.07%) JUnit
10 7 (17.07%) OO
11 6 (14.63%) Lotus
11 6 (14.63%) MySQL
11 6 (14.63%) Python
11 6 (14.63%) TestNG

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 (4.88%) Apache
1 2 (4.88%) Confluence
1 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.44%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) Datadog
3 2 (4.88%) IaaS
3 2 (4.88%) PaaS
4 1 (2.44%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) DNS
1 2 (4.88%) NAS
1 2 (4.88%) Network Security
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
1 2 (4.88%) VSAN
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
2 6 (14.63%) MySQL
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.76%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.88%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (4.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (4.88%) MariaDB
6 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.88%) RavenDB
6 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.44%) Big Data
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
2 8 (19.51%) Selenium
3 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
3 7 (17.07%) JUnit
4 6 (14.63%) TestNG
5 5 (12.20%) Jasmine
5 5 (12.20%) Protractor
6 3 (7.32%) Artifactory
6 3 (7.32%) Maven
6 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.88%) Ant
7 2 (4.88%) Gatling
7 2 (4.88%) GitLab
7 2 (4.88%) JIRA
7 2 (4.88%) NeoLoad
7 2 (4.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (4.88%) PHPUnit
7 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.44%) Appium
8 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.20%) Games
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Consultant
2 11 (26.83%) Recruitment Consultant
3 10 (24.39%) Trainee
3 10 (24.39%) Trainee Consultant
3 10 (24.39%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Test Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) IT Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) IT Recruitment Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Trainee IT Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) CSS
1 11 (26.83%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) .NET
3 4 (9.76%) HTML5
3 4 (9.76%) Spring
4 3 (7.32%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (7.32%) JSON
4 3 (7.32%) REST
4 3 (7.32%) XML
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.88%) React
5 2 (4.88%) RESTful
5 2 (4.88%) Web Services
5 2 (4.88%) XHTML
5 2 (4.88%) XSLT
5 2 (4.88%) YAML
6 1 (2.44%) CSS3
6 1 (2.44%) Guice
6 1 (2.44%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Self-Motivation
1 5 (12.20%) User Experience
2 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.88%) PKI
3 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Unix
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Scrum
2 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
3 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (21.95%) Coaching
4 9 (21.95%) DevOps
5 8 (19.51%) SDLC
6 7 (17.07%) BDD
6 7 (17.07%) OO
7 6 (14.63%) TDD
7 6 (14.63%) Telesales
8 5 (12.20%) B2B
8 5 (12.20%) B2B Sales
8 5 (12.20%) Context-Driven Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Critical Thinking
8 5 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
9 4 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) Java
2 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (29.27%) SQL
4 8 (19.51%) C#
5 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
5 6 (14.63%) Python
6 5 (12.20%) C
6 5 (12.20%) C++
7 4 (9.76%) PHP
7 4 (9.76%) Ruby
8 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
8 3 (7.32%) Perl
9 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.44%) ES6
10 1 (2.44%) Java 8
10 1 (2.44%) Java 9
10 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Docker
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Ansible
1 5 (12.20%) Kubernetes
1 5 (12.20%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) Nagios
3 3 (7.32%) Packer
3 3 (7.32%) Terraform
3 3 (7.32%) ZABBIX
4 2 (4.88%) Consul
4 2 (4.88%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (4.88%) Grafana
4 2 (4.88%) Kibana
4 2 (4.88%) logstash
4 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.88%) Rancher
4 2 (4.88%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) Oracle
3 6 (14.63%) Lotus
4 3 (7.32%) New Relic
4 3 (7.32%) Splunk
5 2 (4.88%) AppDynamics
5 2 (4.88%) Dynatrace
5 2 (4.88%) Riverbed
5 2 (4.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.44%) Google
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.44%) Zend