Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 71 60
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 13 21 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.88% 2.08% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.26% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 45
Northampton median annual salary £29,000 £35,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.88% -28.50% +2.04%
10th Percentile £27,000 £32,000 £39,800
90th Percentile £37,500 £70,000 £57,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £29,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -22.67% -25.00% +2.04%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 623 930 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 90.16% 91.90% 91.01%
Number of salaries quoted 459 578 1186
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.02% +4.19%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £56,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - -3.61% +3.75%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (69.23%) GitHub
2 9 (69.23%) Algorithms
2 9 (69.23%) Front End Development
2 9 (69.23%) Polymer
2 9 (69.23%) Web Components
2 9 (69.23%) Computer Vision
2 9 (69.23%) Neural Network
2 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) Google
2 9 (69.23%) Multithreading
2 9 (69.23%) HTML5
2 9 (69.23%) Video\Live Streaming
2 9 (69.23%) Scrum
2 9 (69.23%) Python
2 9 (69.23%) C++
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) OOP
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) JUnit
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) JMeter
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) NUnit

Open Source
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
1 4 (30.77%) FitNesse
1 4 (30.77%) JMeter
1 4 (30.77%) JUnit
1 4 (30.77%) NUnit
1 4 (30.77%) Ranorex
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
1 4 (30.77%) SoapUI
1 4 (30.77%) TestNG
1 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) C++ Software Engineer
1 9 (69.23%) Linux Engineer
1 9 (69.23%) Python Software Engineer
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) HTML5
2 9 (69.23%) Polymer
2 9 (69.23%) Web Components
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (69.23%) Algorithms
2 9 (69.23%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Computer Vision
2 9 (69.23%) Front End Development
2 9 (69.23%) Multithreading
2 9 (69.23%) Neural Network
2 9 (69.23%) Scrum
2 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) OOP
3 4 (30.77%) SDET
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C++
1 9 (69.23%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Google