The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 16 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 14 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 10.29% 26.67% 12.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.92% 42.35% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 18
Median salary £25,000 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +22.95%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Computer Science
County Antrim

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

Miscellaneous Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
52 85 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 38.24% 62.96% 49.32%
Number of salaries quoted 51 38 52
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Belfast region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Belfast

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Belfast

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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 Computer Science.

1 24 (88.89%) Degree
2 15 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 15 (55.56%) Project Management
3 14 (51.85%) Retail
3 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
4 13 (48.15%) Finance
4 13 (48.15%) Local Government
5 10 (37.04%) Management Information System
6 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 8 (29.63%) Physics
7 8 (29.63%) Chemistry
7 8 (29.63%) QA
7 8 (29.63%) .NET
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) C#
8 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (18.52%) Software Architecture
9 5 (18.52%) Statistics
9 5 (18.52%) Refactoring
9 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
9 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
9 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.81%) GIS
10 4 (14.81%) CRM
10 4 (14.81%) ERP
10 4 (14.81%) Java

Computer Science
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 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) ArcGIS
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) SAS
3 1 (3.70%) Sitefinity
3 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (7.41%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) GIS
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (51.85%) Retail
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Local Government
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Graduate
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Graduate Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Graduate Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Architect
5 3 (11.11%) GIS Graduate
6 2 (7.41%) QA Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Server Support
7 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) Ajax
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) WCF
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Management Information System
2 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 8 (29.63%) Chemistry
3 8 (29.63%) Physics
4 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (18.52%) Statistics
6 4 (14.81%) Biology
7 1 (3.70%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) Data Extraction
7 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Business Analysis
1 15 (55.56%) Project Management
2 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
3 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
4 5 (18.52%) Refactoring
4 5 (18.52%) Software Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) CRM
5 4 (14.81%) ERP
5 4 (14.81%) Open Source
5 4 (14.81%) Operations Research
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
8 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Content Management
8 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) BMC
2 2 (7.41%) Remedy
3 1 (3.70%) BT
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.70%) ESRI
3 1 (3.70%) NetSuite
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 22 days ago
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CME Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: Negotiable + extensive benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago