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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 23 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.00% 7.59% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% 15.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
57 71 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 57.00% 48.97% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 19 50 50
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £27,450 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,200 £60,000
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 24 December 2014. 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 +4 1 £38,500 -23.00%
Open Source
Northern Ireland

Open Source
Top 5 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) Moodle

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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%) Moodle
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP