Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 75 58
Rank change year-on-year +10 -17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 26 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.71% 2.47% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 2.96% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 32
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £38,959 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,200 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,375 £70,000 £57,125
North East median annual salary £38,959 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.79% +5.63% +13.91%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 822 980 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 85.71% 83.55% 88.92%
Number of salaries quoted 721 808 755
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,063 £60,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Tyne and Wear

Open Source
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Tyne and Wear

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Tyne and Wear

Open Source
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 23 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 26 £38,959 -10.95% 4
Open Source
North East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Case Management
3 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 11 (42.31%) Oracle
5 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
5 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
5 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (30.77%) MCSA
6 8 (30.77%) Java
6 8 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (26.92%) ITIL
8 6 (23.08%) ZABBIX
8 6 (23.08%) User Experience
9 5 (19.23%) GitHub
9 5 (19.23%) MySQL
9 5 (19.23%) HTML
10 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 4 (15.38%) PHP
10 4 (15.38%) CSS
10 4 (15.38%) Middleware
10 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
10 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
10 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
10 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (15.38%) Web Development

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (11.54%) Documentum
2 1 (3.85%) Drupal
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) GitHub
2 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
2 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (19.23%) MySQL
5 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.85%) GIS
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.85%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.85%) Toad
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) DBA
2 8 (30.77%) SQL DBA
3 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 4 (15.38%) CSS
2 4 (15.38%) Middleware
3 3 (11.54%) HTML5
3 3 (11.54%) jQuery
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.85%) CSS3
5 1 (3.85%) Node.js
5 1 (3.85%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Unix
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Case Management
3 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
3 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (26.92%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 4 (15.38%) Web Development
6 3 (11.54%) Analytics
6 3 (11.54%) Build Automation
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Kanban
6 3 (11.54%) Line Management
6 3 (11.54%) Network Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) Project Management
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) MCSA
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.85%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) ZABBIX
2 3 (11.54%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Pega
3 2 (7.69%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.85%) EnterpriseDB