The 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 39 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 35 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.59% 3.92% 2.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.36% 10.92% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 7
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £49,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
Northamptonshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
214 229 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.19% 35.95% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 181 189 132
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,400 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 April 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Northampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 51 (65.38%) Java
2 44 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (51.28%) MySQL
4 34 (43.59%) Windows
4 34 (43.59%) Linux
4 34 (43.59%) Tomcat
5 33 (42.31%) Apache
6 31 (39.74%) LAN
6 31 (39.74%) WAN
6 31 (39.74%) Cisco
6 31 (39.74%) SAN
7 24 (30.77%) Oracle
8 23 (29.49%) ETL
8 23 (29.49%) Google Apps
8 23 (29.49%) OpenStack
9 21 (26.92%) Google
10 19 (24.36%) Finance
11 18 (23.08%) Big Data
12 16 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (19.23%) Hadoop
14 14 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (17.95%) Retail
14 14 (17.95%) Red Hat
14 14 (17.95%) UML
15 13 (16.67%) SaaS
15 13 (16.67%) Demand Management
16 12 (15.38%) IaaS
16 12 (15.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 12 (15.38%) Legal
16 12 (15.38%) Teradata

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 34 (43.59%) Tomcat
2 33 (42.31%) Apache
3 23 (29.49%) OpenStack
4 6 (7.69%) SAS
5 1 (1.28%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Office
1 10 (12.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (29.49%) Google Apps
2 13 (16.67%) SaaS
3 12 (15.38%) IaaS
4 10 (12.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (39.74%) LAN
1 31 (39.74%) WAN
1 31 (39.74%) SAN
2 4 (5.13%) Network Security
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (51.28%) MySQL
2 18 (23.08%) Big Data
3 15 (19.23%) Hadoop
4 10 (12.82%) Pentaho
4 10 (12.82%) RDBMS
4 10 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 10 (12.82%) Impala
5 6 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.28%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 19 (24.36%) Finance
2 14 (17.95%) Retail
3 12 (15.38%) Legal
4 3 (3.85%) Games
5 2 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (42.31%) Designer
2 26 (33.33%) Architect
3 20 (25.64%) Infrastructure Designer
4 14 (17.95%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (15.38%) Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (6.41%) Junior
7 5 (6.41%) Junior Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Junior Web Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Applications Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Designer
8 3 (3.85%) ETL Designer
8 3 (3.85%) ETL Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Lead Designer
8 3 (3.85%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Design Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) PHP Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 11 (14.10%) XML
2 11 (14.10%) JMS
3 10 (12.82%) SOAP
3 10 (12.82%) RESTful
3 10 (12.82%) Middleware
4 8 (10.26%) HTML
4 8 (10.26%) CSS
5 5 (6.41%) Web Services
6 2 (2.56%) LAMP
7 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.28%) Spring
7 1 (1.28%) JSF
7 1 (1.28%) Ajax
7 1 (1.28%) HTML5
7 1 (1.28%) JPA
7 1 (1.28%) OAuth
7 1 (1.28%) JSP
7 1 (1.28%) .NET
7 1 (1.28%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) EPoS
2 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.85%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.56%) Kindle
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.59%) Windows
1 34 (43.59%) Linux
2 14 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.49%) ETL
3 16 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (17.95%) UML
5 13 (16.67%) Demand Management
6 10 (12.82%) TOGAF
6 10 (12.82%) BPMN
6 10 (12.82%) RUP
6 10 (12.82%) CRM
6 10 (12.82%) ERP
6 10 (12.82%) EAI
6 10 (12.82%) Data Modelling
6 10 (12.82%) SOA
7 6 (7.69%) MVC
7 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.69%) Web Development
8 4 (5.13%) Information Security
8 4 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (65.38%) Java
2 10 (12.82%) Scala
3 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.97%) PHP
5 1 (1.28%) SQL
5 1 (1.28%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (39.74%) Cisco
2 24 (30.77%) Oracle
3 21 (26.92%) Google
4 14 (17.95%) Red Hat
5 12 (15.38%) Teradata
6 10 (12.82%) hybris
6 10 (12.82%) Talend
6 10 (12.82%) ATG
7 6 (7.69%) Ab Initio
7 6 (7.69%) Informatica
8 5 (6.41%) Cloudera
9 3 (3.85%) IBM
10 2 (2.56%) VMware
11 1 (1.28%) Cognizant
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Salary: £neg+bonus+car
Posted: 6 days ago
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