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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 50 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 13 47 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.42% 7.03% 7.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 7.83% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 38 50
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
491 600 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.26% 89.69% 87.41%
Number of salaries quoted 347 531 535
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 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 41 (85.42%) Windows
1 41 (85.42%) Linux
1 41 (85.42%) SAN
2 40 (83.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 37 (77.08%) MySQL
3 37 (77.08%) Oracle
4 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (66.67%) Java
6 31 (64.58%) Cisco
6 31 (64.58%) Google
7 27 (56.25%) Apache
7 27 (56.25%) Tomcat
7 27 (56.25%) Translating Business Requirements
7 27 (56.25%) Google Apps
7 27 (56.25%) OpenStack
8 23 (47.92%) Data Centre
9 22 (45.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (45.83%) Red Hat
9 22 (45.83%) LAN
9 22 (45.83%) WAN
10 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
11 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
11 14 (29.17%) Citrix
11 14 (29.17%) Hyper-V
11 14 (29.17%) XenApp
11 14 (29.17%) Capacity Planning
11 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
12 13 (27.08%) Virtual Team
13 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
13 9 (18.75%) SDLC

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 27 (56.25%) Apache
1 27 (56.25%) OpenStack
1 27 (56.25%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.42%) Apache Spark
2 5 (10.42%) SAS
3 3 (6.25%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 27 (56.25%) Google Apps
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (85.42%) SAN
2 22 (45.83%) LAN
2 22 (45.83%) WAN
3 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
4 9 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (77.08%) MySQL
2 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
3 6 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 5 (10.42%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (10.42%) Big Data
4 5 (10.42%) Hadoop
4 5 (10.42%) Parquet
4 5 (10.42%) QlikView
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (6.25%) Apache Hive
6 3 (6.25%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.08%) Banking
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Designer
1 26 (54.17%) Infrastructure Designer
2 13 (27.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Linux Server Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) SAN Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (2.08%) Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.08%) Python Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Server Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.08%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) JSON
1 3 (6.25%) XML
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) Django
3 1 (2.08%) Java EE
3 1 (2.08%) Node.js
3 1 (2.08%) React
3 1 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (47.92%) Data Centre
2 13 (27.08%) Virtual Team
3 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.42%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (85.42%) Linux
1 41 (85.42%) Windows
2 22 (45.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (83.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (56.25%) Translating Business Requirements
4 14 (29.17%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (18.75%) SDLC
6 5 (10.42%) Analytics
6 5 (10.42%) Big Data Analytics
6 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.42%) Data Acquisition
6 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
6 5 (10.42%) Data Analytics
6 5 (10.42%) Data Management
6 5 (10.42%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (10.42%) ETL
6 5 (10.42%) MapReduce
7 3 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (2.08%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.08%) CRM
8 1 (2.08%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.08%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (12.50%) Python
3 5 (10.42%) R
3 5 (10.42%) SQL
3 5 (10.42%) VBA
4 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Hyper-V
1 14 (29.17%) XenApp
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Ansible
1 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (77.08%) Oracle
2 31 (64.58%) Cisco
2 31 (64.58%) Google
3 22 (45.83%) Red Hat
4 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 14 (29.17%) Citrix
6 5 (10.42%) Tableau
7 4 (8.33%) HP
7 4 (8.33%) NetApp
8 1 (2.08%) Cognizant
8 1 (2.08%) IBM
8 1 (2.08%) VMware