Period
to 15 December 2018

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

Open Source
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 76 71
Rank change year-on-year -12 -5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 16 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.41% 2.33% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 2.56% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 23
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £52,500 £38,959 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.76% -13.42% +20.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £28,200 £29,200
90th Percentile £80,709 £46,863 £70,000
North East median annual salary £51,250 £38,959 £45,000
% change year-on-year +31.55% -13.42% +16.13%

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 1,069 975 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 94.35% 90.78% 85.69%
Number of salaries quoted 881 855 778
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,850 £23,025
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,063 £57,980
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 14 £51,250 +31.55% 4
Whitley Bay - 2 £58,500 -
Open Source
North East

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Java
3 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 10 (62.50%) Mentoring
4 9 (56.25%) Coaching
5 8 (50.00%) DevOps
5 8 (50.00%) Docker
5 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (43.75%) Puppet
6 7 (43.75%) High Availability
6 7 (43.75%) Ansible
6 7 (43.75%) Kubernetes
6 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
6 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
7 6 (37.50%) Perl
7 6 (37.50%) SQL
7 6 (37.50%) C
7 6 (37.50%) C++
7 6 (37.50%) Python
7 6 (37.50%) Nagios
7 6 (37.50%) TeamCity
7 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
7 6 (37.50%) Ruby
7 6 (37.50%) Datadog
7 6 (37.50%) New Relic
7 6 (37.50%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (37.50%) Splunk

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 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (37.50%) Datadog
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (6.25%) IaaS
4 1 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
3 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
4 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
5 1 (6.25%) Big Data
5 1 (6.25%) HBase
5 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) TeamCity
3 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) Ant
4 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.25%) Gatling
4 1 (6.25%) GitLab
4 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) NeoLoad
4 1 (6.25%) Protractor
4 1 (6.25%) TestNG
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Data Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) React Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior React Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Node.js
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
3 3 (18.75%) React
4 2 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
5 1 (6.25%) Jest
5 1 (6.25%) Kafka
5 1 (6.25%) Middleware
5 1 (6.25%) Redux
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) Sass
5 1 (6.25%) TensorFlow
5 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (31.25%) Private Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Native
4 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (6.25%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 9 (56.25%) Coaching
4 8 (50.00%) DevOps
4 8 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
5 7 (43.75%) High Availability
6 6 (37.50%) BDD
6 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
7 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) TDD
8 3 (18.75%) User Stories
9 2 (12.50%) Analytics
9 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (12.50%) Data Engineering
9 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Microservices
10 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (6.25%) SDLC
10 1 (6.25%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 6 (37.50%) C
3 6 (37.50%) C++
3 6 (37.50%) Perl
3 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 6 (37.50%) Python
3 6 (37.50%) Ruby
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Ansible
1 7 (43.75%) Kubernetes
1 7 (43.75%) Puppet
2 6 (37.50%) Nagios
2 6 (37.50%) Packer
2 6 (37.50%) Terraform
3 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) Consul
4 1 (6.25%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (6.25%) Grafana
4 1 (6.25%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (6.25%) Kibana
4 1 (6.25%) logstash
4 1 (6.25%) Rancher
4 1 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
4 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) New Relic
1 6 (37.50%) Splunk
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) AppDynamics
4 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
4 1 (6.25%) Dynatrace
4 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Xamarin