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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 54 43 22
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -21
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 12 33 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.42% 5.31% 7.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 5.87% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 44
Median salary £60,000 £38,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -25.85%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
453 562 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.33% 90.35% 88.51%
Number of salaries quoted 318 404 498
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Northampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) MySQL
4 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
4 6 (35.29%) SDLC
5 5 (29.41%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (29.41%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (29.41%) nginx
5 5 (29.41%) G Suite
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 5 (29.41%) SAN
5 5 (29.41%) Apache
5 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
5 5 (29.41%) Migration
5 5 (29.41%) Google
5 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
6 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) C++
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
6 4 (23.53%) Node.js

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Apache
1 5 (29.41%) nginx
1 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (29.41%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
3 3 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
3 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
1 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) JMeter
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
1 1 (5.88%) NUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Ranorex
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.88%) TestNG
1 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Monitoring Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Django Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Node.js
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) Spring
2 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
2 3 (17.65%) Yocto
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) Django
4 1 (5.88%) Java EE
4 1 (5.88%) React
4 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (17.65%) Algorithms
3 3 (17.65%) Blog
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
5 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) SDLC
4 5 (29.41%) Migration
4 5 (29.41%) Server Virtualisation
4 5 (29.41%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (23.53%) Microservices
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Kanban
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) SOA
8 1 (5.88%) BDD
8 1 (5.88%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 1 (5.88%) High Availability
8 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) C++
3 4 (23.53%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (11.76%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco
1 5 (29.41%) Google
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Cognizant
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) TOWER Software