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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 49 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 41 45 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.44% 4.90% 2.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.10% 13.93% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 17
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,700 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
313 323 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.91% 35.15% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 257 274 206
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 7 May 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 7 May 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 -5 39 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Open Source
East Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 60 (73.17%) Java
2 41 (50.00%) MySQL
3 39 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (43.90%) Windows
5 35 (42.68%) Linux
5 35 (42.68%) Tomcat
6 34 (41.46%) Apache
6 34 (41.46%) LAN
6 34 (41.46%) WAN
6 34 (41.46%) Cisco
6 34 (41.46%) SAN
7 29 (35.37%) ETL
8 28 (34.15%) Oracle
9 27 (32.93%) Google Apps
9 27 (32.93%) OpenStack
10 25 (30.49%) Google
11 23 (28.05%) Finance
12 22 (26.83%) Big Data
13 20 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (23.17%) Hadoop
15 16 (19.51%) Demand Management
15 16 (19.51%) Teradata
16 14 (17.07%) Retail
16 14 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (17.07%) Red Hat
16 14 (17.07%) UML
17 13 (15.85%) XML
17 13 (15.85%) JMS
17 13 (15.85%) SOA
17 13 (15.85%) Talend Open Studio

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 35 (42.68%) Tomcat
2 34 (41.46%) Apache
3 27 (32.93%) OpenStack
4 8 (9.76%) SAS
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.22%) IIS
5 1 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (14.63%) MS Visio
1 12 (14.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (32.93%) Google Apps
2 12 (14.63%) IaaS
2 12 (14.63%) SaaS
2 12 (14.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (41.46%) LAN
1 34 (41.46%) WAN
1 34 (41.46%) SAN
2 4 (4.88%) Network Security
3 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (50.00%) MySQL
2 22 (26.83%) Big Data
3 19 (23.17%) Hadoop
4 13 (15.85%) Pentaho
4 13 (15.85%) Impala
5 12 (14.63%) Relational Database
5 12 (14.63%) RDBMS
6 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.22%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.22%) Subversion
2 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 14 (17.07%) Retail
3 13 (15.85%) Legal
4 4 (4.88%) Games
5 3 (3.66%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (47.56%) Designer
2 23 (28.05%) Architect
3 22 (26.83%) Infrastructure Designer
4 14 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (14.63%) Developer
6 9 (10.98%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Junior Web Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Senior Designer
7 5 (6.10%) Junior Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Junior
8 3 (3.66%) Applications Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Information Security Specialist
8 3 (3.66%) Information Specialist
8 3 (3.66%) Design Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Security Specialist
8 3 (3.66%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.66%) ETL Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.85%) XML
1 13 (15.85%) JMS
2 12 (14.63%) RESTful
2 12 (14.63%) Middleware
2 12 (14.63%) SOAP
3 8 (9.76%) HTML
3 8 (9.76%) CSS
4 5 (6.10%) Web Services
5 2 (2.44%) LAMP
6 1 (1.22%) Ajax
6 1 (1.22%) JPA
6 1 (1.22%) OAuth
6 1 (1.22%) HTML5
6 1 (1.22%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.22%) Spring
6 1 (1.22%) JSF
6 1 (1.22%) Struts
6 1 (1.22%) JSP
6 1 (1.22%) .NET
6 1 (1.22%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) EPoS
2 3 (3.66%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.44%) Kindle
3 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (43.90%) Windows
2 35 (42.68%) Linux
3 14 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.37%) ETL
3 20 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (19.51%) Demand Management
5 14 (17.07%) UML
6 13 (15.85%) SOA
7 12 (14.63%) TOGAF
7 12 (14.63%) BPMN
7 12 (14.63%) ERP
7 12 (14.63%) EAI
7 12 (14.63%) Data Modelling
7 12 (14.63%) CRM
7 12 (14.63%) RUP
8 6 (7.32%) MVC
8 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.32%) Web Development
9 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.88%) Information Security
9 4 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.66%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (73.17%) Java
2 13 (15.85%) Scala
3 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.54%) PHP
5 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 34 (41.46%) Cisco
2 28 (34.15%) Oracle
3 25 (30.49%) Google
4 16 (19.51%) Teradata
5 14 (17.07%) Red Hat
6 13 (15.85%) Talend
7 12 (14.63%) ATG
7 12 (14.63%) hybris
8 8 (9.76%) Ab Initio
8 8 (9.76%) Informatica
9 7 (8.54%) Cloudera
10 3 (3.66%) IBM
11 2 (2.44%) VMware
12 1 (1.22%) Cognizant
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