The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 48 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 33 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.23% 2.25% 1.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.31% 7.19% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 6
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
248 278 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.75% 31.24% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 214 234 184
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £49,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Northamptonshire region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +16 31 £50,000 +2.04% 3
Open Source
East Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 56 (69.14%) Java
2 51 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (44.44%) MySQL
4 34 (41.98%) Windows
4 34 (41.98%) Linux
4 34 (41.98%) Tomcat
5 33 (40.74%) Apache
6 31 (38.27%) LAN
6 31 (38.27%) WAN
6 31 (38.27%) Cisco
6 31 (38.27%) SAN
7 26 (32.10%) ETL
8 25 (30.86%) Oracle
9 24 (29.63%) Google
9 24 (29.63%) Google Apps
9 24 (29.63%) OpenStack
10 21 (25.93%) Finance
11 20 (24.69%) Big Data
12 18 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (20.99%) Hadoop
14 16 (19.75%) Red Hat
14 16 (19.75%) UML
14 16 (19.75%) Retail
14 16 (19.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 15 (18.52%) Legal
16 14 (17.28%) Teradata
16 14 (17.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 14 (17.28%) SaaS
16 14 (17.28%) Demand Management
17 13 (16.05%) IaaS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 34 (41.98%) Tomcat
2 33 (40.74%) Apache
3 24 (29.63%) OpenStack
4 7 (8.64%) SAS
5 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Office
1 11 (13.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (29.63%) Google Apps
2 14 (17.28%) SaaS
3 13 (16.05%) IaaS
4 11 (13.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (38.27%) LAN
1 31 (38.27%) WAN
1 31 (38.27%) SAN
2 5 (6.17%) Network Security
3 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (44.44%) MySQL
2 20 (24.69%) Big Data
3 17 (20.99%) Hadoop
4 11 (13.58%) Pentaho
4 11 (13.58%) RDBMS
4 11 (13.58%) Relational Database
4 11 (13.58%) Impala
5 6 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.23%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.23%) Subversion
2 1 (1.23%) Selenium
2 1 (1.23%) FitNesse
General
1 21 (25.93%) Finance
2 16 (19.75%) Retail
3 15 (18.52%) Legal
4 3 (3.70%) Games
4 3 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (45.68%) Designer
2 27 (33.33%) Architect
3 22 (27.16%) Infrastructure Designer
4 16 (19.75%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (9.88%) Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Senior Designer
8 3 (3.70%) ETL Designer
8 3 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.70%) ETL Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Applications Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Lead Designer
8 3 (3.70%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.47%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.47%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.47%) Data Manager
9 2 (2.47%) PHP Developer
9 2 (2.47%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 1 (1.23%) Development Project Manager
10 1 (1.23%) Software Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 12 (14.81%) XML
2 12 (14.81%) JMS
3 11 (13.58%) SOAP
3 11 (13.58%) RESTful
3 11 (13.58%) Middleware
4 6 (7.41%) Web Services
5 4 (4.94%) HTML
5 4 (4.94%) CSS
6 2 (2.47%) .NET
6 2 (2.47%) LAMP
6 2 (2.47%) Spring
7 1 (1.23%) JSF
7 1 (1.23%) Ajax
7 1 (1.23%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.23%) HTML5
7 1 (1.23%) JPA
7 1 (1.23%) OAuth
7 1 (1.23%) J2EE
7 1 (1.23%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) EPoS
2 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 34 (41.98%) Windows
1 34 (41.98%) Linux
2 16 (19.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.10%) ETL
3 18 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (19.75%) UML
5 14 (17.28%) Demand Management
6 11 (13.58%) BPMN
6 11 (13.58%) TOGAF
6 11 (13.58%) RUP
6 11 (13.58%) CRM
6 11 (13.58%) ERP
6 11 (13.58%) EAI
6 11 (13.58%) Data Modelling
6 11 (13.58%) SOA
7 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.17%) Information Security
8 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.70%) Change Management
10 2 (2.47%) MVC
10 2 (2.47%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (69.14%) Java
2 11 (13.58%) Scala
3 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.70%) PHP
5 2 (2.47%) C#
6 1 (1.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 31 (38.27%) Cisco
2 25 (30.86%) Oracle
3 24 (29.63%) Google
4 16 (19.75%) Red Hat
5 14 (17.28%) Teradata
6 12 (14.81%) hybris
7 11 (13.58%) Talend
7 11 (13.58%) ATG
8 7 (8.64%) Ab Initio
8 7 (8.64%) Informatica
9 6 (7.41%) Cloudera
10 3 (3.70%) IBM
11 1 (1.23%) Cognizant
11 1 (1.23%) 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