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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 28 49 61
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 44 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.75% 2.82% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.56% 7.89% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 44 9 3
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
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
195 152 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 29.91% 35.76% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 188 138 174
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £51,500 £55,000
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 24 December 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Northampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 55 (76.39%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (68.06%) Java
3 33 (45.83%) MySQL
3 33 (45.83%) Windows
3 33 (45.83%) Linux
3 33 (45.83%) Apache
3 33 (45.83%) Tomcat
4 31 (43.06%) LAN
4 31 (43.06%) WAN
4 31 (43.06%) Cisco
4 31 (43.06%) SAN
5 23 (31.94%) Oracle
5 23 (31.94%) Google
5 23 (31.94%) Google Apps
5 23 (31.94%) OpenStack
6 18 (25.00%) UML
6 18 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 18 (25.00%) Retail
6 18 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (16.67%) ETL
8 11 (15.28%) Finance
8 11 (15.28%) Legal
8 11 (15.28%) Hadoop
8 11 (15.28%) SaaS
8 11 (15.28%) Big Data
9 10 (13.89%) IaaS
10 9 (12.50%) hybris
11 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (11.11%) Teradata
11 8 (11.11%) Demand Management

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 33 (45.83%) Apache
1 33 (45.83%) Tomcat
2 23 (31.94%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Office
1 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.94%) Google Apps
2 11 (15.28%) SaaS
3 10 (13.89%) IaaS
4 4 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (43.06%) LAN
1 31 (43.06%) WAN
1 31 (43.06%) SAN
2 7 (9.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.83%) MySQL
2 11 (15.28%) Hadoop
2 11 (15.28%) Big Data
3 5 (6.94%) Pentaho
3 5 (6.94%) Impala
4 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (5.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.39%) Selenium
3 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
General
1 18 (25.00%) Retail
2 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Legal
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (48.61%) Designer
2 27 (37.50%) Architect
3 25 (34.72%) Infrastructure Designer
4 18 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Lead Designer
7 3 (4.17%) ETL Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.17%) ETL Designer
8 2 (2.78%) Data Manager
8 2 (2.78%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.39%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Systems Designer
9 1 (1.39%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.39%) Consultant
9 1 (1.39%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.39%) Administrator
9 1 (1.39%) Software Development Manager
9 1 (1.39%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) Web Services
1 7 (9.72%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (5.56%) RESTful
2 4 (5.56%) XML
2 4 (5.56%) JMS
2 4 (5.56%) Middleware
2 4 (5.56%) SOAP
3 2 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (1.39%) J2EE
4 1 (1.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) EPoS
2 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.83%) Windows
1 33 (45.83%) Linux
2 18 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (76.39%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.00%) UML
3 12 (16.67%) ETL
4 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (11.11%) Demand Management
5 7 (9.72%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (9.72%) Information Security
5 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.33%) Project Management
7 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.56%) ERP
7 4 (5.56%) EAI
7 4 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.56%) RUP
7 4 (5.56%) CRM
7 4 (5.56%) SOA
7 4 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (5.56%) BPMN
7 4 (5.56%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.17%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 49 (68.06%) Java
2 5 (6.94%) Scala
3 2 (2.78%) C#
3 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) Cisco
2 23 (31.94%) Oracle
2 23 (31.94%) Google
3 18 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 9 (12.50%) hybris
5 8 (11.11%) Teradata
6 5 (6.94%) Talend
7 4 (5.56%) ATG
7 4 (5.56%) Ab Initio
7 4 (5.56%) Informatica
8 3 (4.17%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
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