Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 58 77
Rank change year-on-year -29 +19 -15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 22 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.81% 3.21% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 3.55% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 24
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £51,250 £38,959 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.55% -13.42% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,875 £27,100 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £67,480 £51,250
North East median annual salary £47,500 £38,959 £45,000
% change year-on-year +21.92% -13.42% +12.50%

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 1,119 677 985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 92.17% 90.51% 86.48%
Number of salaries quoted 944 573 847
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -1.28% +4.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,550 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,750 £60,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 20 £48,750 +25.13% 6
Whitley Bay - 2 £58,500 -
Open Source
North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (36.36%) Puppet
4 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 8 (36.36%) Ansible
4 8 (36.36%) Docker
4 8 (36.36%) DevOps
4 8 (36.36%) Coaching
4 8 (36.36%) Kubernetes
4 8 (36.36%) C
4 8 (36.36%) C++
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
6 6 (27.27%) Packer
6 6 (27.27%) Terraform
6 6 (27.27%) Python
6 6 (27.27%) Nagios
6 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 6 (27.27%) Perl
6 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 6 (27.27%) New Relic
6 6 (27.27%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 6 (27.27%) TeamCity
6 6 (27.27%) Degree
6 6 (27.27%) High Availability

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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (22.73%) Datadog
3 2 (9.09%) IaaS
3 2 (9.09%) PaaS
4 1 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) NAS
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
1 2 (9.09%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (9.09%) MariaDB
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 6 (27.27%) TeamCity
3 3 (13.64%) Selenium
4 2 (9.09%) Ant
4 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
4 2 (9.09%) Gatling
4 2 (9.09%) GitLab
4 2 (9.09%) Maven
4 2 (9.09%) NeoLoad
5 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.55%) JUnit
5 1 (4.55%) Protractor
5 1 (4.55%) TestNG
General
1 2 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Consultant
1 7 (31.82%) Recruitment Consultant
1 7 (31.82%) Trainee
1 7 (31.82%) Trainee Consultant
1 7 (31.82%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (9.09%) IT Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) IT Recruitment Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Trainee IT Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Chief Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) CSS
1 3 (13.64%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) React
3 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
3 1 (4.55%) Laravel
3 1 (4.55%) LESS
3 1 (4.55%) Sass
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
3 1 (4.55%) Symfony
3 1 (4.55%) Vue.js
3 1 (4.55%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Private Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) PKI
3 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Coaching
2 8 (36.36%) DevOps
2 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
4 6 (27.27%) BDD
4 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 6 (27.27%) High Availability
5 5 (22.73%) Telesales
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) B2B
7 2 (9.09%) B2B Sales
7 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 2 (9.09%) Business Development
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) Operations Management
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) C
2 8 (36.36%) C++
3 6 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) Perl
3 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 6 (27.27%) Python
3 6 (27.27%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) ES6
6 1 (4.55%) Java 8
6 1 (4.55%) Java 9
6 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Docker
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Ansible
1 8 (36.36%) Kubernetes
1 8 (36.36%) Puppet
2 6 (27.27%) Nagios
2 6 (27.27%) Packer
2 6 (27.27%) Terraform
3 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (9.09%) Consul
4 2 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (9.09%) Grafana
4 2 (9.09%) Kibana
4 2 (9.09%) logstash
4 2 (9.09%) Rancher
4 2 (9.09%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
4 2 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) New Relic
2 6 (27.27%) Splunk
3 5 (22.73%) Lotus
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) AppDynamics
5 2 (9.09%) Dynatrace
5 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) Zend