The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 41 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 35 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.40% 3.82% 1.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.49% 10.83% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 6
Average salary £48,250 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.08% +53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Miscellaneous Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
149 120 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 22.99% 35.29% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 135 115 126
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
Northamptonshire

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Open Source
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Northampton region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Northampton

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Northampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 37 (51.39%) MySQL
2 36 (50.00%) Linux
3 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (44.44%) Java
5 29 (40.28%) SaaS
5 29 (40.28%) IaaS
6 28 (38.89%) Windows
6 28 (38.89%) Apache
6 28 (38.89%) Tomcat
7 25 (34.72%) LAN
7 25 (34.72%) WAN
7 25 (34.72%) Cisco
7 25 (34.72%) SAN
7 25 (34.72%) Marketing
8 21 (29.17%) HTML
8 21 (29.17%) CSS
8 21 (29.17%) jQuery
9 18 (25.00%) Project Management
9 18 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 17 (23.61%) hybris
11 16 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
11 16 (22.22%) Google Apps
11 16 (22.22%) OpenStack
11 16 (22.22%) Google
11 16 (22.22%) Oracle
12 15 (20.83%) UML
12 15 (20.83%) Retail
12 15 (20.83%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 14 (19.44%) XML
13 14 (19.44%) C#

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (38.89%) Apache
1 28 (38.89%) Tomcat
2 16 (22.22%) OpenStack
3 13 (18.06%) CMS
3 13 (18.06%) DNN
4 1 (1.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (40.28%) SaaS
1 29 (40.28%) IaaS
2 16 (22.22%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.39%) GitHub
3 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.72%) LAN
1 25 (34.72%) WAN
1 25 (34.72%) SAN
2 2 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (51.39%) MySQL
2 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.72%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 9 (12.50%) Subversion
3 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.39%) MSTest
4 1 (1.39%) Selenium
4 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
General
1 25 (34.72%) Marketing
2 15 (20.83%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Designer
2 22 (30.56%) Infrastructure Designer
2 22 (30.56%) Developer
3 17 (23.61%) Architect
4 14 (19.44%) Software Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 8 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Information Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
11 1 (1.39%) Data Architect
11 1 (1.39%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.39%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.17%) HTML
1 21 (29.17%) CSS
1 21 (29.17%) jQuery
2 14 (19.44%) XML
3 13 (18.06%) .NET
3 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET
3 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 13 (18.06%) CSS3
3 13 (18.06%) HTML5
3 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (18.06%) Ajax
4 8 (11.11%) XHTML
5 2 (2.78%) Web Services
6 1 (1.39%) Middleware
6 1 (1.39%) JMS
6 1 (1.39%) J2EE
6 1 (1.39%) SOAP
6 1 (1.39%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.39%) RESTful
6 1 (1.39%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.56%) Blog
2 4 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.39%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 36 (50.00%) Linux
2 28 (38.89%) Windows
3 10 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (11.11%) Fedora
4 8 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.00%) Project Management
3 16 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
4 15 (20.83%) UML
5 13 (18.06%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (18.06%) Web Design
5 13 (18.06%) Web Development
6 8 (11.11%) MVC
7 7 (9.72%) Data Governance
7 7 (9.72%) Data Architecture
7 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (9.72%) Data Management
7 7 (9.72%) Process Management
7 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
8 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.94%) OOD
9 5 (6.94%) SOA
9 5 (6.94%) OO
10 4 (5.56%) Business Analysis
10 4 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) Java
2 14 (19.44%) C#
3 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.50%) PHP5
4 9 (12.50%) PHP
5 4 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Cisco
2 18 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 17 (23.61%) hybris
4 16 (22.22%) Google
4 16 (22.22%) Oracle
5 10 (13.89%) SAP
6 8 (11.11%) Zend
7 4 (5.56%) Twitter
7 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.39%) ATG
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