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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 33 49 65
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 45 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.75% 3.52% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.09% 10.43% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 45 21 5
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.29%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +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
224 230 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.64% 33.77% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 212 212 213
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £60,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +14 41 £52,500 +3.44% 2
Open Source
East Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 58 (65.91%) Java
2 56 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (50.00%) MySQL
3 44 (50.00%) Linux
4 41 (46.59%) Apache
5 38 (43.18%) Tomcat
5 38 (43.18%) Windows
6 36 (40.91%) LAN
6 36 (40.91%) WAN
6 36 (40.91%) Cisco
6 36 (40.91%) SAN
7 27 (30.68%) Google
7 27 (30.68%) Google Apps
7 27 (30.68%) OpenStack
7 27 (30.68%) Oracle
8 19 (21.59%) UML
8 19 (21.59%) Retail
9 18 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (20.45%) ETL
9 18 (20.45%) Red Hat
10 16 (18.18%) SaaS
11 15 (17.05%) Hadoop
11 15 (17.05%) Big Data
11 15 (17.05%) Finance
12 13 (14.77%) Legal
12 13 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (13.64%) Teradata
14 11 (12.50%) Demand Management
14 11 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 9 (10.23%) Relational Database

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 41 (46.59%) Apache
2 38 (43.18%) Tomcat
3 27 (30.68%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.68%) SAS
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Office
1 6 (6.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (30.68%) Google Apps
2 16 (18.18%) SaaS
3 9 (10.23%) IaaS
4 6 (6.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (40.91%) LAN
1 36 (40.91%) WAN
1 36 (40.91%) SAN
2 6 (6.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (50.00%) MySQL
2 15 (17.05%) Hadoop
2 15 (17.05%) Big Data
3 9 (10.23%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.09%) Impala
4 8 (9.09%) Pentaho
5 6 (6.82%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (3.41%) Subversion
3 1 (1.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.14%) Selenium
3 1 (1.14%) FitNesse
General
1 19 (21.59%) Retail
2 15 (17.05%) Finance
3 13 (14.77%) Legal
4 6 (6.82%) Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Games
5 2 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (48.86%) Designer
2 29 (32.95%) Architect
3 28 (31.82%) Infrastructure Designer
4 19 (21.59%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (12.50%) Developer
6 9 (10.23%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Designer
8 3 (3.41%) ETL Designer
8 3 (3.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (3.41%) PHP Developer
8 3 (3.41%) ETL Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Lead Designer
8 3 (3.41%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.27%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.27%) Administrator
9 2 (2.27%) Data Manager
10 1 (1.14%) Big Data Developer
10 1 (1.14%) Big Data Consultant
10 1 (1.14%) Software Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (10.23%) Web Services
3 6 (6.82%) Middleware
3 6 (6.82%) XML
3 6 (6.82%) SOAP
3 6 (6.82%) JMS
3 6 (6.82%) RESTful
4 4 (4.55%) HTML
5 3 (3.41%) Ext JS
5 3 (3.41%) Memcached
5 3 (3.41%) .NET
5 3 (3.41%) LAMP
6 1 (1.14%) Spring
6 1 (1.14%) J2EE
6 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.14%) CSS
6 1 (1.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) EPoS
2 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.14%) Social Media
3 1 (1.14%) User Experience
3 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (50.00%) Linux
2 38 (43.18%) Windows
3 18 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.59%) UML
3 18 (20.45%) ETL
4 13 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (12.50%) Demand Management
6 9 (10.23%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.82%) Information Security
7 6 (6.82%) OOP
7 6 (6.82%) ERP
7 6 (6.82%) EAI
7 6 (6.82%) Data Modelling
7 6 (6.82%) RUP
7 6 (6.82%) CRM
7 6 (6.82%) SOA
7 6 (6.82%) TOGAF
7 6 (6.82%) BPMN
7 6 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.41%) Data Analytics
9 3 (3.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 58 (65.91%) Java
2 8 (9.09%) Scala
3 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.82%) PHP
4 3 (3.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 36 (40.91%) Cisco
2 27 (30.68%) Google
2 27 (30.68%) Oracle
3 18 (20.45%) Red Hat
4 12 (13.64%) Teradata
5 8 (9.09%) Talend
5 8 (9.09%) hybris
6 7 (7.95%) Informatica
6 7 (7.95%) Ab Initio
7 6 (6.82%) ATG
8 4 (4.55%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
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