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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 49 63 72
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 42 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.36% 0.95% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% 3.02% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 42 6 5
Average salary £49,000 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.78% +53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
294 199 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 30.53% 31.44% 33.38%
Number of salaries quoted 262 193 215
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,300 £47,500
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 22 September 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 September 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 28 £49,000 -14.78% 4
Open Source
East Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 75 (77.32%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (52.58%) MySQL
3 49 (50.52%) Linux
4 46 (47.42%) Java
5 40 (41.24%) Apache
6 39 (40.21%) SaaS
7 35 (36.08%) Tomcat
7 35 (36.08%) Windows
8 32 (32.99%) LAN
8 32 (32.99%) WAN
8 32 (32.99%) Cisco
8 32 (32.99%) SAN
9 30 (30.93%) Marketing
10 29 (29.90%) IaaS
11 24 (24.74%) UML
11 24 (24.74%) Retail
12 23 (23.71%) HTML
13 21 (21.65%) Oracle
13 21 (21.65%) Google
13 21 (21.65%) Google Apps
13 21 (21.65%) OpenStack
14 20 (20.62%) JavaScript
15 18 (18.56%) CSS
15 18 (18.56%) Red Hat
15 18 (18.56%) hybris
16 17 (17.53%) jQuery
16 17 (17.53%) XML
17 16 (16.49%) PHP
17 16 (16.49%) Project Management
18 15 (15.46%) C#

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 40 (41.24%) Apache
2 35 (36.08%) Tomcat
3 21 (21.65%) OpenStack
4 13 (13.40%) CMS
4 13 (13.40%) DNN
5 2 (2.06%) Node.js
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (40.21%) SaaS
2 29 (29.90%) IaaS
3 21 (21.65%) Google Apps
4 4 (4.12%) PaaS
5 1 (1.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (32.99%) LAN
1 32 (32.99%) WAN
1 32 (32.99%) SAN
2 2 (2.06%) Network Security
3 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (52.58%) MySQL
2 13 (13.40%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.28%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.22%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.12%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 10 (10.31%) Subversion
3 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.03%) Selenium
4 1 (1.03%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.03%) MSTest
General
1 30 (30.93%) Marketing
2 24 (24.74%) Retail
3 2 (2.06%) Legal
4 1 (1.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (31.96%) Designer
2 30 (30.93%) Developer
3 28 (28.87%) Infrastructure Designer
4 26 (26.80%) Architect
5 20 (20.62%) Software Developer
6 17 (17.53%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (8.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 8 (8.25%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Information Architect
8 6 (6.19%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Business Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) Technical Business Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (3.09%) Technical Analyst
12 2 (2.06%) Infrastructure Architect
12 2 (2.06%) Software Engineer
13 1 (1.03%) Systems Administrator
13 1 (1.03%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.71%) HTML
2 18 (18.56%) CSS
3 17 (17.53%) jQuery
3 17 (17.53%) XML
4 14 (14.43%) Ajax
4 14 (14.43%) .NET
4 14 (14.43%) ASP.NET
4 14 (14.43%) HTML5
4 14 (14.43%) CSS3
5 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (7.22%) Web Services
6 7 (7.22%) Ext JS
7 5 (5.15%) LAMP
7 5 (5.15%) Memcached
8 4 (4.12%) RESTful
8 4 (4.12%) Middleware
8 4 (4.12%) JMS
8 4 (4.12%) XHTML
8 4 (4.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.12%) Blog
2 4 (4.12%) EPoS
2 4 (4.12%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.03%) Social Media
4 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (50.52%) Linux
2 35 (36.08%) Windows
3 15 (15.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.09%) Fedora
4 3 (3.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (77.32%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.74%) UML
3 16 (16.49%) Project Management
4 14 (14.43%) Agile Project Management
5 13 (13.40%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (13.40%) Web Design
5 13 (13.40%) Web Development
6 12 (12.37%) OOP
7 11 (11.34%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (8.25%) SOA
9 7 (7.22%) Process Management
9 7 (7.22%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.22%) Data Management
9 7 (7.22%) Data Architecture
9 7 (7.22%) Data Governance
10 6 (6.19%) Software Testing
10 6 (6.19%) OO
11 5 (5.15%) OOD
11 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 46 (47.42%) Java
2 20 (20.62%) JavaScript
3 16 (16.49%) PHP
4 15 (15.46%) C#
5 5 (5.15%) PHP5
6 4 (4.12%) SQL
7 1 (1.03%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 4 (4.12%) Degree
Vendors
1 32 (32.99%) Cisco
2 21 (21.65%) Oracle
2 21 (21.65%) Google
3 18 (18.56%) Red Hat
3 18 (18.56%) hybris
4 10 (10.31%) SAP
5 4 (4.12%) Twitter
5 4 (4.12%) ATG
5 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.09%) Zend
7 1 (1.03%) Informatica
7 1 (1.03%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.03%) Teradata
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