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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 16 9 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 12 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.70% 23.58% 9.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 24.58% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £32,500 £39,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
120 118 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 86.96% 95.93% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 98 54 86
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (60.71%) Puppet
3 17 (60.71%) User Stories
3 17 (60.71%) Ansible
3 17 (60.71%) Mentoring
3 17 (60.71%) Coaching
3 17 (60.71%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (60.71%) Configuration Management
4 10 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) UML
5 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
5 5 (17.86%) Presales
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 4 (14.29%) Physics
6 4 (14.29%) Chemistry
6 4 (14.29%) Biology
6 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 4 (14.29%) Finance
6 4 (14.29%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Local Government
6 4 (14.29%) Degree
6 4 (14.29%) Retail
7 2 (7.14%) SQL
7 2 (7.14%) Linux
8 1 (3.57%) CMS
8 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.57%) GCIA

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 1 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) Drupal
1 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Local Government
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Architect
2 17 (60.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Graduate
5 1 (3.57%) Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) JSON
1 1 (3.57%) OLE
1 1 (3.57%) REST
1 1 (3.57%) Spring
1 1 (3.57%) Struts
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Biology
1 4 (14.29%) Chemistry
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 4 (14.29%) Physics
2 1 (3.57%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) Coaching
2 17 (60.71%) Configuration Management
2 17 (60.71%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (60.71%) Mentoring
2 17 (60.71%) User Stories
3 5 (17.86%) Presales
3 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
3 5 (17.86%) UML
4 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.57%) Benchmarking
5 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) CISSP
3 1 (3.57%) GCIA
3 1 (3.57%) GCIH
3 1 (3.57%) PhD
Systems Management
1 17 (60.71%) Ansible
1 17 (60.71%) Puppet
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