The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 37 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 37 40 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.64% 6.22% 4.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.46% 7.43% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 15
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
573 538 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 87.35% 83.67% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 520 499 252
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 29 July 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Northampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 47 (67.14%) Java
2 42 (60.00%) MySQL
3 36 (51.43%) Windows
3 36 (51.43%) Linux
4 35 (50.00%) Apache
4 35 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 34 (48.57%) Cisco
5 34 (48.57%) SAN
6 33 (47.14%) LAN
6 33 (47.14%) WAN
7 31 (44.29%) Oracle
8 30 (42.86%) Google Apps
9 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (40.00%) OpenStack
11 23 (32.86%) Google
12 15 (21.43%) ETL
13 14 (20.00%) SDLC
14 13 (18.57%) Data Centre
14 13 (18.57%) Red Hat
14 13 (18.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (14.29%) Finance
16 10 (14.29%) SOA
16 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
16 10 (14.29%) CSS
16 10 (14.29%) HTML
16 10 (14.29%) JMS
16 10 (14.29%) XML
17 9 (12.86%) RUP
17 9 (12.86%) UML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 35 (50.00%) Apache
1 35 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 28 (40.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.29%) SAS
4 1 (1.43%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.43%) CMS
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.43%) Drupal
4 1 (1.43%) WordPress
4 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Office
1 9 (12.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (42.86%) Google Apps
2 9 (12.86%) IaaS
2 9 (12.86%) SaaS
2 9 (12.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (48.57%) SAN
2 33 (47.14%) LAN
2 33 (47.14%) WAN
3 8 (11.43%) Network Security
4 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.43%) SSL
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (60.00%) MySQL
2 9 (12.86%) RDBMS
2 9 (12.86%) Big Data
2 9 (12.86%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.57%) Hadoop
4 5 (7.14%) Impala
4 5 (7.14%) Pentaho
5 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.43%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Retail
3 5 (7.14%) Legal
4 2 (2.86%) Games
5 1 (1.43%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Designer
2 21 (30.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 12 (17.14%) Architect
4 9 (12.86%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (12.86%) Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Security Specialist
5 8 (11.43%) Information Security Specialist
5 8 (11.43%) Information Specialist
6 7 (10.00%) Design Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Junior Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Junior
7 5 (7.14%) Build Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Applications Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Designer
8 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.29%) PHP Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) HTML
1 10 (14.29%) CSS
1 10 (14.29%) XML
1 10 (14.29%) JMS
2 9 (12.86%) SOAP
2 9 (12.86%) Middleware
2 9 (12.86%) RESTful
2 9 (12.86%) Web Services
3 3 (4.29%) LAMP
4 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.43%) Spring
4 1 (1.43%) JSF
4 1 (1.43%) Ajax
4 1 (1.43%) Symfony
4 1 (1.43%) jQuery
4 1 (1.43%) JPA
4 1 (1.43%) OAuth
4 1 (1.43%) Struts
4 1 (1.43%) SAML
4 1 (1.43%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.86%) EPoS
3 7 (10.00%) Kindle
4 3 (4.29%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (51.43%) Windows
1 36 (51.43%) Linux
2 13 (18.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.43%) ETL
3 14 (20.00%) SDLC
4 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (14.29%) SOA
6 9 (12.86%) BPMN
6 9 (12.86%) ERP
6 9 (12.86%) EAI
6 9 (12.86%) Data Modelling
6 9 (12.86%) UML
6 9 (12.86%) RUP
6 9 (12.86%) CRM
6 9 (12.86%) TOGAF
7 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (11.43%) Information Security
8 7 (10.00%) Network Design
8 7 (10.00%) MVC
9 6 (8.57%) Web Development
9 6 (8.57%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (67.14%) Java
2 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.43%) PHP
4 5 (7.14%) Scala
5 2 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 34 (48.57%) Cisco
2 31 (44.29%) Oracle
3 23 (32.86%) Google
4 13 (18.57%) Red Hat
5 9 (12.86%) ATG
5 9 (12.86%) hybris
6 7 (10.00%) VMware
7 5 (7.14%) Teradata
7 5 (7.14%) Talend
8 3 (4.29%) Cloudera
8 3 (4.29%) Ab Initio
8 3 (4.29%) Informatica
8 3 (4.29%) IBM
9 1 (1.43%) Adobe
9 1 (1.43%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.43%) Zend
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + £neg+bonus
Posted: 5 days ago