The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 46 39 37
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.53% 6.23% 5.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 6.88% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 26
Median salary £36,250 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.65% -17.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £38,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Open Source is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 334 509 472
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 88.59% 90.57% 88.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283 368 423
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing Open Source as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Northampton

Open Source
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source in Northampton.

Salary trend for Open Source in Northampton

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Northampton over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Northampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (35.71%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (35.71%) nginx
3 5 (35.71%) G Suite
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Apache
3 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) SAN
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Google
3 5 (35.71%) Ubuntu
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) Node.js
4 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 4 (28.57%) Microservices
5 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
5 3 (21.43%) MongoDB

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) nginx
1 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (35.71%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) JMeter
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) NUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Ranorex
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
1 1 (7.14%) TestNG
1 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Digital Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Monitoring Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Report Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Django Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Node.js
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) Spring
2 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) Django
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) LAMP
3 1 (7.14%) React
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Blog
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Ubuntu
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
1 5 (35.71%) SDLC
1 5 (35.71%) Server Virtualisation
1 5 (35.71%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (28.57%) Microservices
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Kanban
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) API Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Chat Support
5 1 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (14.29%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
1 5 (35.71%) Google
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) TOWER Software