The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 15 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 24 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 15.79% 12.26% 7.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.27% 35.19% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 9
Average salary £30,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,100 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
88 54 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 57.89% 34.84% 44.13%
Number of salaries quoted 47 38 45
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,450 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
County Antrim

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Belfast

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Computer Science 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 Computer Science.

1 27 (90.00%) Degree
2 22 (73.33%) SQL
3 18 (60.00%) Oracle
4 16 (53.33%) PL/SQL
5 13 (43.33%) Oracle Forms
6 12 (40.00%) .NET
6 12 (40.00%) C#
6 12 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
6 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle ADF
7 8 (26.67%) JDeveloper
8 7 (23.33%) WCF
8 7 (23.33%) Network Security
9 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
10 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.67%) C++
10 5 (16.67%) HTML
10 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 5 (16.67%) XML
10 5 (16.67%) CSS
11 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
11 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 4 (13.33%) Internet
11 4 (13.33%) DOM
11 4 (13.33%) XSL
11 4 (13.33%) XSLT
11 4 (13.33%) Windows
11 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
11 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
11 4 (13.33%) Java

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Computer Science 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 Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Network Security
2 4 (13.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) ZigBee
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (26.67%) JDeveloper
General
1 1 (3.33%) Front Office
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 9 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (13.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) C++ Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle ADF
3 7 (23.33%) WCF
4 5 (16.67%) HTML
4 5 (16.67%) XML
4 5 (16.67%) CSS
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (13.33%) DOM
5 4 (13.33%) XSL
5 4 (13.33%) XSLT
5 4 (13.33%) DHTML
5 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (10.00%) WPF
6 3 (10.00%) Silverlight
6 3 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (3.33%) jQuery
7 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.33%) Protocol Buffers
7 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.33%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.33%) Physics
1 1 (3.33%) Derivative
1 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (3.33%) Open Source
1 1 (3.33%) Equities
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
1 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (10.00%) Refactoring
2 3 (10.00%) OO
2 3 (10.00%) MVC
3 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.67%) TDD
3 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.33%) BDD
4 1 (3.33%) Analytics
4 1 (3.33%) Product Management
4 1 (3.33%) Scrum
4 1 (3.33%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (3.33%) Project Management
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
4 1 (3.33%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) PL/SQL
3 12 (40.00%) C#
4 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (16.67%) C++
5 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (13.33%) Java
7 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.33%) Python
8 1 (3.33%) C
8 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (90.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) HNC
2 3 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) KANA
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Sybase
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