The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 18 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 11 24 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.64% 30.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.21% 32.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 0
Median salary £47,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Open Source
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 73 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 93.06% 92.41% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 92 54 43
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,800 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast 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 Belfast

Open Source
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Belfast

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Belfast

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 10 (50.00%) Java
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) Social Media
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (25.00%) Puppet
5 5 (25.00%) JSON
5 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 5 (25.00%) UML
5 5 (25.00%) Python
5 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (25.00%) REST
5 5 (25.00%) User Stories
5 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (25.00%) Coaching
5 5 (25.00%) Ansible
5 5 (25.00%) Presales
6 4 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (20.00%) Big Data
6 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (20.00%) Spring
6 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (20.00%) Hadoop

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 4 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (20.00%) Big Data
1 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.00%) JBehave
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) JMeter
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) PyUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.00%) Tester
4 1 (5.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) JSON
1 5 (25.00%) REST
1 5 (25.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) Ajax
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) Node.js
5 1 (5.00%) OLE
5 1 (5.00%) Sass
5 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Social Media
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) Coaching
3 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (25.00%) Presales
3 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (25.00%) UML
3 5 (25.00%) User Stories
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Test Management
5 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) VBScript
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) GCIA
2 1 (5.00%) GCIH
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Ansible
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter
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