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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 52 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 16 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.79% 5.23% 5.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 5.83% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 36
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,658 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +5.88%
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
529 583 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 92.32% 89.69% 84.70%
Number of salaries quoted 344 530 509
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Northampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 31 (79.49%) Linux
2 29 (74.36%) SAN
2 29 (74.36%) Windows
2 29 (74.36%) Server Virtualisation
3 28 (71.79%) Java
3 28 (71.79%) MySQL
3 28 (71.79%) Oracle
4 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (56.41%) Google
5 22 (56.41%) Apache
5 22 (56.41%) Tomcat
5 22 (56.41%) Cisco
5 22 (56.41%) Google Apps
5 22 (56.41%) OpenStack
5 22 (56.41%) Translating Business Requirements
6 15 (38.46%) Data Centre
7 14 (35.90%) LAN
7 14 (35.90%) WAN
7 14 (35.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (35.90%) Red Hat
8 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 9 (23.08%) SDLC
9 8 (20.51%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
9 8 (20.51%) Python
10 7 (17.95%) Citrix
10 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
10 7 (17.95%) XenApp
10 7 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (17.95%) Windows Server

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 22 (56.41%) Apache
1 22 (56.41%) OpenStack
1 22 (56.41%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.82%) Apache Spark
2 5 (12.82%) SAS
3 3 (7.69%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 22 (56.41%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (74.36%) SAN
2 14 (35.90%) LAN
2 14 (35.90%) WAN
3 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 8 (20.51%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (71.79%) MySQL
2 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.82%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (12.82%) Big Data
3 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
3 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
3 5 (12.82%) Parquet
3 5 (12.82%) QlikView
4 3 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 3 (7.69%) Impala
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.13%) Banking
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Designer
1 22 (56.41%) Infrastructure Designer
2 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
1 3 (7.69%) JSON
1 3 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (5.13%) Java EE
3 1 (2.56%) Django
3 1 (2.56%) Node.js
3 1 (2.56%) React
3 1 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.95%) Virtual Team
3 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.13%) Device Driver
4 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Linux
2 29 (74.36%) Windows
3 14 (35.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Server Virtualisation
2 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (56.41%) Translating Business Requirements
4 9 (23.08%) SDLC
5 7 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (12.82%) Analytics
6 5 (12.82%) Big Data Analytics
6 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.82%) Data Acquisition
6 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) Data Analytics
6 5 (12.82%) Data Management
6 5 (12.82%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (12.82%) ETL
6 5 (12.82%) MapReduce
7 3 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) ITIL
8 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.13%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) Java
2 8 (20.51%) Python
3 5 (12.82%) R
3 5 (12.82%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) VBA
4 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) C
5 2 (5.13%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
1 7 (17.95%) XenApp
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Oracle
2 22 (56.41%) Cisco
2 22 (56.41%) Google
3 14 (35.90%) Red Hat
4 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.95%) Citrix
6 5 (12.82%) Tableau
7 1 (2.56%) Cognizant
7 1 (2.56%) IBM