The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 49 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 25 45 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.58% 5.10% 6.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 5.95% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 50
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,658 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +5.88%
Open Source
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
634 756 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 90.83% 85.62% 87.79%
Number of salaries quoted 483 648 667
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire 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 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 31 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -10 18 £50,000 -4.76%
Corby - 6 £75,000 -
Open Source
East Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 46 (79.31%) Windows
1 46 (79.31%) Linux
1 46 (79.31%) SAN
2 45 (77.59%) Server Virtualisation
3 43 (74.14%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (67.24%) MySQL
4 39 (67.24%) Oracle
5 36 (62.07%) Java
6 35 (60.34%) Cisco
6 35 (60.34%) Google
7 28 (48.28%) Data Centre
8 27 (46.55%) Translating Business Requirements
8 27 (46.55%) Google Apps
8 27 (46.55%) OpenStack
8 27 (46.55%) Apache
8 27 (46.55%) Tomcat
9 26 (44.83%) LAN
9 26 (44.83%) WAN
9 26 (44.83%) Red Hat
9 26 (44.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
11 19 (32.76%) Citrix
11 19 (32.76%) TCP/IP
11 19 (32.76%) Capacity Planning
11 19 (32.76%) Hyper-V
11 19 (32.76%) XenApp
11 19 (32.76%) Windows Server
12 11 (18.97%) Python
12 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
13 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (46.55%) Apache
1 27 (46.55%) OpenStack
1 27 (46.55%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.17%) Apache Pig
2 3 (5.17%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.17%) SAS
3 1 (1.72%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 27 (46.55%) Google Apps
2 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (79.31%) SAN
2 26 (44.83%) LAN
2 26 (44.83%) WAN
3 19 (32.76%) TCP/IP
4 9 (15.52%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (67.24%) MySQL
2 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
4 8 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.17%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (5.17%) Apache Hive
6 3 (5.17%) Big Data
6 3 (5.17%) Hadoop
6 3 (5.17%) Impala
6 3 (5.17%) Parquet
6 3 (5.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) JUnit
1 6 (10.34%) Ranorex
1 6 (10.34%) Selenium
1 6 (10.34%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.45%) Appium
2 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 6 (10.34%) Games
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Designer
1 26 (44.83%) Infrastructure Designer
2 18 (31.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Consultant
3 6 (10.34%) Test Automation Consultant
3 6 (10.34%) Test Consultant
4 4 (6.90%) Developer
4 4 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Linux Server Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) SAN Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Server Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.45%) Architect
5 2 (3.45%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (1.72%) Python Developer
6 1 (1.72%) Server Analyst
6 1 (1.72%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.17%) JSON
3 3 (5.17%) XML
4 1 (1.72%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) CSS3
4 1 (1.72%) Django
4 1 (1.72%) HTML
4 1 (1.72%) HTML5
4 1 (1.72%) Java EE
4 1 (1.72%) Middleware
4 1 (1.72%) React
4 1 (1.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (48.28%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.72%) Blog
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (79.31%) Linux
1 46 (79.31%) Windows
2 26 (44.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (32.76%) Windows Server
4 8 (13.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (77.59%) Server Virtualisation
2 43 (74.14%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (46.55%) Translating Business Requirements
4 19 (32.76%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (15.52%) SDLC
6 6 (10.34%) Line Management
6 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
6 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
7 4 (6.90%) Analytics
7 4 (6.90%) Data Analytics
8 3 (5.17%) Big Data Analytics
8 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.17%) Data Acquisition
8 3 (5.17%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.17%) Data Management
8 3 (5.17%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (5.17%) ETL
8 3 (5.17%) MapReduce
8 3 (5.17%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) Java
2 11 (18.97%) Python
3 8 (13.79%) Bash Shell
3 8 (13.79%) PowerShell
4 6 (10.34%) Scala
5 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.17%) R
6 3 (5.17%) SQL
6 3 (5.17%) VBA
7 1 (1.72%) PHP
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (32.76%) Hyper-V
1 19 (32.76%) XenApp
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) Ansible
1 8 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (13.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (67.24%) Oracle
2 35 (60.34%) Cisco
2 35 (60.34%) Google
3 26 (44.83%) Red Hat
4 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 19 (32.76%) Citrix
6 8 (13.79%) HP
6 8 (13.79%) NetApp
7 3 (5.17%) Tableau
8 2 (3.45%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.72%) IBM
9 1 (1.72%) VMware