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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 47 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 25 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.42% 3.47% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 4.20% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 10
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -8.83%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +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
638 548 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 87.40% 82.65% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 585 509 271
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Northampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 46 (67.65%) Java
2 40 (58.82%) MySQL
3 35 (51.47%) Windows
3 35 (51.47%) Linux
4 34 (50.00%) Apache
4 34 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 33 (48.53%) SAN
6 32 (47.06%) Cisco
6 32 (47.06%) LAN
6 32 (47.06%) WAN
7 30 (44.12%) Oracle
8 29 (42.65%) Google Apps
9 27 (39.71%) OpenStack
10 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (32.35%) Google
12 15 (22.06%) ETL
13 13 (19.12%) Red Hat
13 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (17.65%) Web Services
14 12 (17.65%) Data Centre
15 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
15 11 (16.18%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (16.18%) Network Security
15 11 (16.18%) Information Security
16 9 (13.24%) Finance
16 9 (13.24%) HTML
16 9 (13.24%) CSS
16 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
16 9 (13.24%) SDLC

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 34 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 27 (39.71%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.41%) SAS
4 1 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.47%) CMS
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.47%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.47%) Drupal
4 1 (1.47%) WordPress
4 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Office
1 7 (10.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (42.65%) Google Apps
2 7 (10.29%) IaaS
2 7 (10.29%) SaaS
2 7 (10.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (48.53%) SAN
2 32 (47.06%) LAN
2 32 (47.06%) WAN
3 11 (16.18%) Network Security
4 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.47%) SSL
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (58.82%) MySQL
2 8 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 8 (11.76%) Big Data
3 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.29%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.35%) Impala
4 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.35%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.47%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) Legal
4 2 (2.94%) Games
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (44.12%) Designer
2 21 (30.88%) Infrastructure Designer
3 11 (16.18%) Information Security Specialist
3 11 (16.18%) Security Specialist
3 11 (16.18%) Information Specialist
4 10 (14.71%) Architect
4 10 (14.71%) Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (10.29%) Design Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Junior Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Junior Web Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Junior
6 5 (7.35%) Build Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Designer
7 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Lead Designer
8 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) Web Services
2 9 (13.24%) HTML
2 9 (13.24%) CSS
3 8 (11.76%) XML
3 8 (11.76%) JMS
4 7 (10.29%) Middleware
4 7 (10.29%) SOAP
4 7 (10.29%) RESTful
5 2 (2.94%) LAMP
6 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.47%) Spring
6 1 (1.47%) JSF
6 1 (1.47%) Ajax
6 1 (1.47%) Symfony
6 1 (1.47%) jQuery
6 1 (1.47%) JPA
6 1 (1.47%) OAuth
6 1 (1.47%) SAML
6 1 (1.47%) JSP
6 1 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.29%) Kindle
2 7 (10.29%) EPoS
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (51.47%) Windows
1 35 (51.47%) Linux
2 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) ETL
3 12 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
4 11 (16.18%) Information Security
4 11 (16.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (13.24%) SDLC
6 8 (11.76%) Demand Management
6 8 (11.76%) SOA
7 7 (10.29%) BPMN
7 7 (10.29%) ERP
7 7 (10.29%) EAI
7 7 (10.29%) Data Modelling
7 7 (10.29%) UML
7 7 (10.29%) RUP
7 7 (10.29%) CRM
7 7 (10.29%) MVC
7 7 (10.29%) TOGAF
7 7 (10.29%) Network Design
8 6 (8.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (67.65%) Java
2 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.29%) PHP
4 5 (7.35%) Scala
5 2 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 32 (47.06%) Cisco
2 30 (44.12%) Oracle
3 22 (32.35%) Google
4 13 (19.12%) Red Hat
5 7 (10.29%) ATG
5 7 (10.29%) VMware
5 7 (10.29%) Teradata
5 7 (10.29%) hybris
6 5 (7.35%) Talend
6 5 (7.35%) Ab Initio
6 5 (7.35%) Informatica
7 3 (4.41%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.47%) Zend
8 1 (1.47%) Adobe
8 1 (1.47%) Cognizant
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