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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 34 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 31 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.68% 2.86% 1.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.22% 8.29% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 3
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £49,000 £42,000
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 Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
180 205 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.97% 34.51% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 158 171 118
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Northampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 50 (66.67%) Java
2 49 (65.33%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (45.33%) MySQL
4 32 (42.67%) Windows
4 32 (42.67%) Linux
4 32 (42.67%) Tomcat
5 31 (41.33%) Apache
6 29 (38.67%) LAN
6 29 (38.67%) WAN
6 29 (38.67%) Cisco
6 29 (38.67%) SAN
7 23 (30.67%) Oracle
8 22 (29.33%) ETL
8 22 (29.33%) Google
8 22 (29.33%) Google Apps
8 22 (29.33%) OpenStack
9 19 (25.33%) Finance
10 18 (24.00%) Big Data
11 16 (21.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (21.33%) Red Hat
12 15 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (20.00%) Hadoop
13 14 (18.67%) UML
13 14 (18.67%) Legal
13 14 (18.67%) Retail
14 13 (17.33%) Demand Management
15 12 (16.00%) SaaS
15 12 (16.00%) Teradata
15 12 (16.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 11 (14.67%) IaaS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 32 (42.67%) Tomcat
2 31 (41.33%) Apache
3 22 (29.33%) OpenStack
4 6 (8.00%) SAS
5 1 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Office
1 9 (12.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (29.33%) Google Apps
2 12 (16.00%) SaaS
3 11 (14.67%) IaaS
4 9 (12.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (38.67%) LAN
1 29 (38.67%) WAN
1 29 (38.67%) SAN
2 5 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (45.33%) MySQL
2 18 (24.00%) Big Data
3 15 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 10 (13.33%) Pentaho
4 10 (13.33%) Impala
5 9 (12.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (12.00%) RDBMS
6 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.33%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.33%) Subversion
2 1 (1.33%) Selenium
2 1 (1.33%) FitNesse
General
1 19 (25.33%) Finance
2 14 (18.67%) Legal
2 14 (18.67%) Retail
3 3 (4.00%) Games
4 2 (2.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (45.33%) Designer
2 25 (33.33%) Architect
3 21 (28.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 14 (18.67%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (10.67%) Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Lead Designer
7 3 (4.00%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.00%) ETL Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Applications Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Designer
7 3 (4.00%) ETL Designer
8 2 (2.67%) Data Manager
8 2 (2.67%) PHP Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 1 (1.33%) Junior
9 1 (1.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 10 (13.33%) XML
2 10 (13.33%) JMS
3 9 (12.00%) SOAP
3 9 (12.00%) RESTful
3 9 (12.00%) Middleware
4 6 (8.00%) Web Services
5 4 (5.33%) HTML
5 4 (5.33%) CSS
6 2 (2.67%) .NET
6 2 (2.67%) LAMP
6 2 (2.67%) Spring
7 1 (1.33%) JSF
7 1 (1.33%) Ajax
7 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.33%) HTML5
7 1 (1.33%) JPA
7 1 (1.33%) OAuth
7 1 (1.33%) J2EE
7 1 (1.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) EPoS
2 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 32 (42.67%) Windows
1 32 (42.67%) Linux
2 16 (21.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (65.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.33%) ETL
3 15 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (18.67%) UML
5 13 (17.33%) Demand Management
6 9 (12.00%) BPMN
6 9 (12.00%) TOGAF
6 9 (12.00%) RUP
6 9 (12.00%) CRM
6 9 (12.00%) ERP
6 9 (12.00%) EAI
6 9 (12.00%) Data Modelling
6 9 (12.00%) SOA
7 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.67%) Information Security
8 5 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.00%) Change Management
10 2 (2.67%) MVC
10 2 (2.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (13.33%) Scala
3 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.00%) PHP
5 2 (2.67%) C#
6 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 29 (38.67%) Cisco
2 23 (30.67%) Oracle
3 22 (29.33%) Google
4 16 (21.33%) Red Hat
5 12 (16.00%) Teradata
6 10 (13.33%) hybris
6 10 (13.33%) Talend
7 9 (12.00%) ATG
8 6 (8.00%) Ab Initio
8 6 (8.00%) Informatica
9 5 (6.67%) Cloudera
10 3 (4.00%) IBM
11 1 (1.33%) Cognizant
11 1 (1.33%) Sitecore
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus, medical, good pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago