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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 61 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 14 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.06% 2.86% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 3.22% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 34
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
606 838 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 88.99% 88.68% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 392 760 696
Median salary £40,325 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -2 11 £50,000 -
Corby -1 3 £75,000 +33.92%
Open Source
East Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (78.38%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (56.76%) MySQL
3 21 (56.76%) Linux
4 20 (54.05%) Oracle
5 18 (48.65%) Python
5 18 (48.65%) SAN
5 18 (48.65%) Windows
5 18 (48.65%) Server Virtualisation
6 15 (40.54%) Translating Business Requirements
6 15 (40.54%) Google Apps
6 15 (40.54%) OpenStack
6 15 (40.54%) Google
6 15 (40.54%) Cisco
6 15 (40.54%) Apache
6 15 (40.54%) Tomcat
7 11 (29.73%) LAN
7 11 (29.73%) WAN
7 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
7 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
7 11 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (27.03%) .NET
9 8 (21.62%) JUnit
9 8 (21.62%) Games
9 8 (21.62%) Scala
9 8 (21.62%) Selenium
9 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
9 8 (21.62%) SoapUI
9 8 (21.62%) Ranorex
9 8 (21.62%) Line Management

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 15 (40.54%) Apache
1 15 (40.54%) OpenStack
1 15 (40.54%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.51%) Apache Spark
2 5 (13.51%) SAS
3 3 (8.11%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 15 (40.54%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) SAN
2 11 (29.73%) LAN
2 11 (29.73%) WAN
3 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) MySQL
2 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.51%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (13.51%) Big Data
3 5 (13.51%) Hadoop
3 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
3 5 (13.51%) Parquet
3 5 (13.51%) QlikView
4 3 (8.11%) Apache Hive
4 3 (8.11%) Impala
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) JUnit
1 8 (21.62%) Ranorex
1 8 (21.62%) Selenium
1 8 (21.62%) SoapUI
2 4 (10.81%) Appium
2 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (21.62%) Games
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Designer
1 15 (40.54%) Infrastructure Designer
2 8 (21.62%) Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Test Automation Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Test Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Architect
7 1 (2.70%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Creative Technologist
7 1 (2.70%) Python Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.11%) JSON
3 3 (8.11%) XML
3 3 (8.11%) Yocto
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) CSS3
4 1 (2.70%) Django
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) HTML5
4 1 (2.70%) Java EE
4 1 (2.70%) Middleware
4 1 (2.70%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) React
4 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
3 4 (10.81%) Virtual Team
4 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
4 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.41%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.70%) Blog
6 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
2 18 (48.65%) Windows
3 11 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.11%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) Server Virtualisation
3 15 (40.54%) Translating Business Requirements
4 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
5 8 (21.62%) Line Management
5 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
5 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
6 6 (16.22%) Analytics
6 6 (16.22%) Data Analytics
7 5 (13.51%) Big Data Analytics
7 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (13.51%) Data Acquisition
7 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) Data Management
7 5 (13.51%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (13.51%) ETL
7 5 (13.51%) MapReduce
8 4 (10.81%) SDLC
8 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) Java
2 18 (48.65%) Python
3 8 (21.62%) Scala
4 5 (13.51%) R
4 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) VBA
5 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.11%) C++
7 2 (5.41%) C
8 1 (2.70%) PHP
8 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.11%) XenApp
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Oracle
2 15 (40.54%) Cisco
2 15 (40.54%) Google
3 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
4 5 (13.51%) Tableau
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) Cognizant