The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 10 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 29 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 23.20% 8.64% 6.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.17% 9.15% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £39,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 - £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 - £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Open Source
Northern Ireland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
120 153 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 96.00% 94.44% 69.52%
Number of salaries quoted 56 104 100
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -33.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Open Source
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Open Source Salary Trend in County Antrim

Open Source
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
Belfast +11 29 £39,000 -
Open Source
Northern Ireland

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 31 (79.49%) Risk Management
1 31 (79.49%) Rapid7
2 18 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 17 (43.59%) BDD
4 14 (35.90%) Analytics
5 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 13 (33.33%) Scrum
6 10 (25.64%) TDD
6 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
6 10 (25.64%) HTML
6 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
6 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
6 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
6 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (20.51%) C#
8 7 (17.95%) Java
8 7 (17.95%) .NET
8 7 (17.95%) Oracle
8 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
8 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
8 7 (17.95%) CSS
8 7 (17.95%) Web Services
8 7 (17.95%) Project Management
8 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
8 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
8 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
8 7 (17.95%) NUnit
8 7 (17.95%) Subversion
8 7 (17.95%) MVC

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 6 (15.38%) Wireshark
2 3 (7.69%) HTTP
2 3 (7.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.95%) NUnit
2 7 (17.95%) Subversion
3 6 (15.38%) Maven
3 6 (15.38%) Ant
3 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.26%) Selenium
5 3 (7.69%) Metasploit
5 3 (7.69%) Mercurial
5 3 (7.69%) Capybara
5 3 (7.69%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) Software Engineer
2 20 (51.28%) Software Development Engineer
2 20 (51.28%) Development Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Senior Development Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Senior Software Development Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Developer
5 6 (15.38%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) HTML
2 7 (17.95%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
2 7 (17.95%) CSS
2 7 (17.95%) Web Services
2 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
2 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (17.95%) HTML5
2 7 (17.95%) Entity Framework
3 6 (15.38%) XML
4 3 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
2 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Mac OS X
2 3 (7.69%) UNIX
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Risk Management
2 18 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 17 (43.59%) BDD
4 14 (35.90%) Analytics
5 13 (33.33%) Scrum
5 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (25.64%) TDD
6 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
6 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
6 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.95%) MVC
7 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (17.95%) SDLC
7 7 (17.95%) Project Management
8 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.69%) Computer Security
9 3 (7.69%) DevOps
9 3 (7.69%) Validation
9 3 (7.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
2 8 (20.51%) C#
3 7 (17.95%) Java
4 6 (15.38%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) Python
4 6 (15.38%) Ruby
5 3 (7.69%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) VirtualBox
2 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Nmap
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Rapid7
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) HP