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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 36 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 45 52 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.79% 7.84% 5.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.73% 9.22% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 37 49 20
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
582 564 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 87.78% 85.07% 78.61%
Number of salaries quoted 517 519 283
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 £32,500 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 2 July 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Northampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 2 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 53 (69.74%) Java
2 45 (59.21%) MySQL
3 39 (51.32%) Windows
3 39 (51.32%) Linux
4 38 (50.00%) Apache
4 38 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 37 (48.68%) Cisco
5 37 (48.68%) SAN
6 36 (47.37%) LAN
6 36 (47.37%) WAN
7 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (43.42%) Oracle
9 32 (42.11%) Google Apps
10 30 (39.47%) OpenStack
11 26 (34.21%) Google
12 19 (25.00%) ETL
13 15 (19.74%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (19.74%) Red Hat
13 15 (19.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (19.74%) Data Centre
13 15 (19.74%) SDLC
14 12 (15.79%) SOA
14 12 (15.79%) Finance
14 12 (15.79%) JMS
14 12 (15.79%) XML
15 11 (14.47%) RUP
15 11 (14.47%) UML
15 11 (14.47%) MS Visio
15 11 (14.47%) EAI
15 11 (14.47%) Data Modelling

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 38 (50.00%) Apache
1 38 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 30 (39.47%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.26%) SAS
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.32%) CMS
4 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.32%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.32%) Drupal
4 1 (1.32%) WordPress
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (14.47%) MS Office
1 11 (14.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (42.11%) Google Apps
2 11 (14.47%) IaaS
2 11 (14.47%) SaaS
2 11 (14.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (48.68%) SAN
2 36 (47.37%) LAN
2 36 (47.37%) WAN
3 7 (9.21%) Network Security
4 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.32%) SSL
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (59.21%) MySQL
2 11 (14.47%) RDBMS
2 11 (14.47%) Big Data
2 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.53%) Hadoop
4 7 (9.21%) Impala
4 7 (9.21%) Pentaho
5 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.32%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 12 (15.79%) Finance
2 11 (14.47%) Retail
3 7 (9.21%) Legal
4 3 (3.95%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (42.11%) Designer
2 23 (30.26%) Infrastructure Designer
3 15 (19.74%) Architect
4 11 (14.47%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (11.84%) Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Security Specialist
6 7 (9.21%) Information Security Specialist
6 7 (9.21%) Information Specialist
7 6 (7.89%) Design Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Junior Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Junior Web Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Junior
9 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Designer
9 4 (5.26%) Build Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) Applications Manager
10 3 (3.95%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Delivery Manager
11 2 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.79%) XML
1 12 (15.79%) JMS
2 11 (14.47%) SOAP
2 11 (14.47%) Middleware
2 11 (14.47%) RESTful
3 10 (13.16%) HTML
3 10 (13.16%) CSS
4 8 (10.53%) Web Services
5 3 (3.95%) LAMP
6 1 (1.32%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.32%) Spring
6 1 (1.32%) JSF
6 1 (1.32%) Ajax
6 1 (1.32%) Symfony
6 1 (1.32%) jQuery
6 1 (1.32%) JPA
6 1 (1.32%) OAuth
6 1 (1.32%) JSP
6 1 (1.32%) .NET
6 1 (1.32%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Data Centre
2 11 (14.47%) EPoS
3 6 (7.89%) Kindle
4 3 (3.95%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) Windows
1 39 (51.32%) Linux
2 15 (19.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.00%) ETL
3 15 (19.74%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (19.74%) SDLC
4 12 (15.79%) SOA
5 11 (14.47%) BPMN
5 11 (14.47%) ERP
5 11 (14.47%) EAI
5 11 (14.47%) Data Modelling
5 11 (14.47%) UML
5 11 (14.47%) RUP
5 11 (14.47%) CRM
5 11 (14.47%) TOGAF
6 8 (10.53%) Demand Management
7 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (9.21%) Information Security
7 7 (9.21%) MVC
7 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.89%) Network Design
8 6 (7.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (69.74%) Java
2 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.53%) PHP
4 7 (9.21%) Scala
5 2 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (48.68%) Cisco
2 33 (43.42%) Oracle
3 26 (34.21%) Google
4 15 (19.74%) Red Hat
5 11 (14.47%) ATG
5 11 (14.47%) hybris
6 7 (9.21%) Talend
6 7 (9.21%) Teradata
7 6 (7.89%) VMware
8 4 (5.26%) Cloudera
8 4 (5.26%) Ab Initio
8 4 (5.26%) Informatica
9 3 (3.95%) IBM
10 1 (1.32%) Adobe
10 1 (1.32%) Cognizant
10 1 (1.32%) Zend
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago