The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 9 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 24 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 16.78% 11.56% 8.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.00% 24.69% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
100 81 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 69.93% 46.82% 45.14%
Number of salaries quoted 54 50 71
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Open Source
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Open Source
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
County Antrim +3 24 £38,000 +8.57% 3
Open Source
UK

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 19 (57.58%) Risk Management
1 19 (57.58%) Rapid7
2 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
3 12 (36.36%) HTML5
3 12 (36.36%) BDD
3 12 (36.36%) HTML
3 12 (36.36%) CSS
4 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 7 (21.21%) C#
5 7 (21.21%) Analytics
6 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
6 6 (18.18%) CSS3
6 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (18.18%) .NET
6 6 (18.18%) Oracle
6 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.18%) Web Services
6 6 (18.18%) Python
6 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 6 (18.18%) Project Management
6 6 (18.18%) GIS
6 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 6 (18.18%) MVC
6 6 (18.18%) Scrum
6 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 6 (18.18%) NUnit
1 6 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Software Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Software Development Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Development Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Software Development Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) AWS Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Development Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) GIS Developer
6 3 (9.09%) GIS Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) HTML5
1 12 (36.36%) HTML
1 12 (36.36%) CSS
2 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
2 6 (18.18%) CSS3
2 6 (18.18%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 6 (18.18%) Web Services
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 6 (18.18%) jQuery
3 3 (9.09%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) GIS
1 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Risk Management
2 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
3 12 (36.36%) BDD
4 7 (21.21%) Analytics
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 6 (18.18%) Project Management
5 6 (18.18%) MVC
5 6 (18.18%) Scrum
5 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.18%) TDD
5 6 (18.18%) Web Development
6 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) Coaching
6 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 7 (21.21%) C#
3 6 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Rapid7
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) HP
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