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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 16 21 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 13 5 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.97% 5.68% 52.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.00% 17.24% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 10
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -7.28%
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 29 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 35.86% 32.95% 61.17%
Number of salaries quoted 42 23 17
Median salary £35,000 £46,250 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +51.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 6 December 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Belfast

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 27 (81.82%) Degree
2 19 (57.58%) SQL
3 18 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 12 (36.36%) Mentoring
5 11 (33.33%) Java
6 10 (30.30%) .NET
6 10 (30.30%) Oracle
7 8 (24.24%) IBM
7 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
7 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
7 8 (24.24%) J2EE
7 8 (24.24%) JMS
7 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
8 7 (21.21%) JSF
8 7 (21.21%) Ajax
8 7 (21.21%) Silverlight
8 7 (21.21%) JAX-WS
8 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
8 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (21.21%) EJB
8 7 (21.21%) JDBC
8 7 (21.21%) JSP
8 7 (21.21%) Linux
8 7 (21.21%) C#
8 7 (21.21%) HTML
8 7 (21.21%) PVCS
8 7 (21.21%) SAP
8 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management

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 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
2 7 (21.21%) NetWeaver
2 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.12%) SaaS
3 2 (6.06%) Office 365
4 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Intranet
2 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.03%) NAS
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) PVCS
2 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.09%) LabVIEW
4 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.12%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Principal Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Test Automation Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) Test Scripter
5 3 (9.09%) Test Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) J2EE
2 8 (24.24%) JMS
3 7 (21.21%) Ajax
3 7 (21.21%) EJB
3 7 (21.21%) EJB 3.0
3 7 (21.21%) HTML
3 7 (21.21%) Java EE 5
3 7 (21.21%) JAX-WS
3 7 (21.21%) JDBC
3 7 (21.21%) JSF
3 7 (21.21%) JSP
3 7 (21.21%) Silverlight
4 5 (15.15%) XML
5 3 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.06%) CSS
6 2 (6.06%) jQuery
6 2 (6.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Data Integration
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Derivative
4 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) Unix
4 2 (6.06%) Debian
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 12 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
3 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
4 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Refactoring
4 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
5 4 (12.12%) Case Management
5 4 (12.12%) CRM
5 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) ERP
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) Time Management
5 4 (12.12%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (12.12%) WFM
5 4 (12.12%) Workflow
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
6 3 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) Java
3 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
4 7 (21.21%) C#
5 5 (15.15%) Python
6 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.09%) C++
8 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.06%) Perl
9 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (81.82%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) CISM
3 1 (3.03%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) ISO 9001
2 5 (15.15%) QA
3 3 (9.09%) SLA
4 1 (3.03%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) NDS
1 1 (3.03%) NetIQ eDirectory
1 1 (3.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) IBM
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) SAP
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco
5 4 (12.12%) NetSuite
5 4 (12.12%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.03%) Aveksa
6 1 (3.03%) Brocade
6 1 (3.03%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (3.03%) EMC
6 1 (3.03%) NetApp
6 1 (3.03%) NetIQ
6 1 (3.03%) Sun
6 1 (3.03%) TIBCO