The first 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 28 35 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 48 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 7.31% 4.55% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 29.45% 12.98% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 45 17 4
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
163 131 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 24.81% 35.03% 29.23%
Number of salaries quoted 146 124 119
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,950 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
Northamptonshire

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 10 July 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Northampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 39 (55.71%) MySQL
2 38 (54.29%) Linux
3 34 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (44.29%) SaaS
4 31 (44.29%) IaaS
4 31 (44.29%) Java
5 30 (42.86%) Windows
5 30 (42.86%) Apache
5 30 (42.86%) Tomcat
6 27 (38.57%) LAN
6 27 (38.57%) WAN
6 27 (38.57%) Cisco
6 27 (38.57%) SAN
7 25 (35.71%) Marketing
8 21 (30.00%) HTML
8 21 (30.00%) CSS
8 21 (30.00%) jQuery
9 19 (27.14%) Project Management
10 18 (25.71%) hybris
11 17 (24.29%) Google Apps
11 17 (24.29%) OpenStack
11 17 (24.29%) Agile Project Management
11 17 (24.29%) Google
11 17 (24.29%) Red Hat
11 17 (24.29%) Oracle
12 16 (22.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 14 (20.00%) C#
13 14 (20.00%) XML
14 13 (18.57%) UML
14 13 (18.57%) .NET

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 30 (42.86%) Apache
1 30 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 17 (24.29%) OpenStack
3 13 (18.57%) CMS
3 13 (18.57%) DNN
4 1 (1.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (44.29%) SaaS
1 31 (44.29%) IaaS
2 17 (24.29%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.43%) GitHub
3 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.57%) LAN
1 27 (38.57%) WAN
1 27 (38.57%) SAN
2 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (55.71%) MySQL
2 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 9 (12.86%) Subversion
3 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.43%) MSTest
4 1 (1.43%) Selenium
4 1 (1.43%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.43%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 25 (35.71%) Marketing
2 13 (18.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Designer
2 24 (34.29%) Infrastructure Designer
3 22 (31.43%) Developer
4 15 (21.43%) Architect
5 14 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 8 (11.43%) PHP Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.57%) Information Architect
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Technical Business Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Linux Engineer
11 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
12 1 (1.43%) OO PHP Developer
12 1 (1.43%) Data Architect
12 1 (1.43%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) HTML
1 21 (30.00%) CSS
1 21 (30.00%) jQuery
2 14 (20.00%) XML
3 13 (18.57%) .NET
3 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET
3 13 (18.57%) Ajax
3 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (18.57%) HTML5
3 13 (18.57%) CSS3
3 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 8 (11.43%) XHTML
5 1 (1.43%) JMS
5 1 (1.43%) Middleware
5 1 (1.43%) J2EE
5 1 (1.43%) SOAP
5 1 (1.43%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.43%) Ext JS
5 1 (1.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.71%) Blog
2 4 (5.71%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 38 (54.29%) Linux
2 30 (42.86%) Windows
3 9 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (11.43%) Fedora
4 8 (11.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.14%) Project Management
3 17 (24.29%) Agile Project Management
4 13 (18.57%) Web Design
4 13 (18.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (18.57%) Web Development
4 13 (18.57%) UML
5 8 (11.43%) MVC
6 7 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 7 (10.00%) Process Management
6 7 (10.00%) Data Management
6 7 (10.00%) Data Governance
7 5 (7.14%) OOD
7 5 (7.14%) SOA
7 5 (7.14%) OO
8 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.29%) Java
2 14 (20.00%) C#
3 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.86%) PHP
4 9 (12.86%) PHP5
5 4 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Cisco
2 18 (25.71%) hybris
3 17 (24.29%) Oracle
3 17 (24.29%) Red Hat
3 17 (24.29%) Google
4 10 (14.29%) SAP
5 8 (11.43%) Zend
6 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.71%) Twitter
7 1 (1.43%) ATG
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 6 days ago