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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 52 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 41 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.09% 1.48% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.73% 4.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 41 8 0
Average salary £49,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
322 188 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.10% 30.97% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 283 175 200
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £28,850 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 +3 32 £49,000 -0.50% 3
Open Source
East Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 67 (76.14%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (52.27%) Java
3 43 (48.86%) MySQL
3 43 (48.86%) Linux
4 34 (38.64%) Apache
5 29 (32.95%) Windows
5 29 (32.95%) Tomcat
5 29 (32.95%) SaaS
6 27 (30.68%) LAN
6 27 (30.68%) WAN
6 27 (30.68%) Cisco
6 27 (30.68%) SAN
7 24 (27.27%) Marketing
8 23 (26.14%) Retail
8 23 (26.14%) UML
9 22 (25.00%) Oracle
9 22 (25.00%) Google
9 22 (25.00%) Google Apps
9 22 (25.00%) OpenStack
10 21 (23.86%) Red Hat
11 18 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (20.45%) IaaS
12 16 (18.18%) JavaScript
12 16 (18.18%) HTML
13 15 (17.05%) hybris
14 14 (15.91%) PHP
14 14 (15.91%) E-Commerce
15 12 (13.64%) Project Management
16 11 (12.50%) OOP
16 11 (12.50%) XML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 (38.64%) Apache
2 29 (32.95%) Tomcat
3 22 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 7 (7.95%) CMS
4 7 (7.95%) DNN
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (32.95%) SaaS
2 22 (25.00%) Google Apps
3 18 (20.45%) IaaS
4 4 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.68%) LAN
1 27 (30.68%) WAN
1 27 (30.68%) SAN
2 5 (5.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (48.86%) MySQL
2 9 (10.23%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.68%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 8 (9.09%) Subversion
3 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.27%) Selenium
4 2 (2.27%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.14%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.14%) MSTest
General
1 24 (27.27%) Marketing
2 23 (26.14%) Retail
3 5 (5.68%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (34.09%) Designer
2 27 (30.68%) Infrastructure Designer
3 23 (26.14%) Architect
4 22 (25.00%) Developer
5 18 (20.45%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (14.77%) Software Developer
7 8 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 8 (9.09%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Information Architect
9 4 (4.55%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Technical Business Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (2.27%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (2.27%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.27%) Project Manager
12 1 (1.14%) Systems Administrator
12 1 (1.14%) Systems Designer
12 1 (1.14%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.18%) HTML
2 11 (12.50%) XML
2 11 (12.50%) CSS
3 10 (11.36%) .NET
3 10 (11.36%) Web Services
3 10 (11.36%) jQuery
4 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 7 (7.95%) Ajax
5 7 (7.95%) CSS3
5 7 (7.95%) HTML5
5 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (6.82%) Ext JS
7 5 (5.68%) LAMP
7 5 (5.68%) Memcached
8 4 (4.55%) RESTful
8 4 (4.55%) JMS
8 4 (4.55%) XHTML
8 4 (4.55%) SOAP
8 4 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.55%) Blog
2 4 (4.55%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.55%) EPoS
3 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.14%) User Experience
5 1 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (48.86%) Linux
2 29 (32.95%) Windows
3 18 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.41%) Fedora
4 3 (3.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (76.14%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.14%) UML
3 14 (15.91%) E-Commerce
4 12 (13.64%) Project Management
5 11 (12.50%) OOP
6 10 (11.36%) Agile Project Management
7 8 (9.09%) SOA
8 7 (7.95%) Web Design
8 7 (7.95%) Web Development
8 7 (7.95%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (6.82%) OOD
10 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.68%) OO
10 5 (5.68%) Process Management
10 5 (5.68%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.68%) Information Security
10 5 (5.68%) Data Management
10 5 (5.68%) Data Architecture
10 5 (5.68%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 46 (52.27%) Java
2 16 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 14 (15.91%) PHP
4 11 (12.50%) C#
5 4 (4.55%) SQL
6 3 (3.41%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 27 (30.68%) Cisco
2 22 (25.00%) Oracle
2 22 (25.00%) Google
3 21 (23.86%) Red Hat
4 15 (17.05%) hybris
5 5 (5.68%) SAP
6 4 (4.55%) Twitter
6 4 (4.55%) ATG
6 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.41%) Zend
8 1 (1.14%) Informatica
8 1 (1.14%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.14%) Teradata
8 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
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