The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 22 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.67% 10.12% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.41% 21.79% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £38,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
Open Source
Northern Ireland

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

Miscellaneous Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37 78 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 49.33% 46.43% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 38
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,200 £16,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 Miscellaneous 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 27 January 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 -1 2 £38,250 -23.50%
Open Source
Northern Ireland

Open Source
Top 29 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft