The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 1 14 3
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 51 13 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 42.15% 10.48% 25.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 87.93% 35.14% 72.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 33
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £43,200 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
County Antrim

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

Qualifications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
58 37 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 47.93% 29.84% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 47
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -33.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,200 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £35,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Degree
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Degree Salary Trend in Belfast

Degree
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Belfast

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 48 (62.34%) Computer Science
2 36 (46.75%) Software Engineering
3 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (42.86%) Java
5 24 (31.17%) C++
6 22 (28.57%) Finance
7 21 (27.27%) SQL
7 21 (27.27%) OO
8 19 (24.68%) UNIX
8 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (23.38%) Linux
9 18 (23.38%) Analytics
10 14 (18.18%) Marketing
10 14 (18.18%) TDD
11 13 (16.88%) Python
11 13 (16.88%) Java EE
11 13 (16.88%) QlikView
11 13 (16.88%) Multithreading
11 13 (16.88%) Git (software)
11 13 (16.88%) Visualisation
11 13 (16.88%) Tableau
12 12 (15.58%) Operations Research
12 12 (15.58%) Social Media
12 12 (15.58%) Customer Analytics
12 12 (15.58%) Economics
12 12 (15.58%) C
12 12 (15.58%) C#
12 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
12 12 (15.58%) Subversion
12 12 (15.58%) Retail

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.39%) SAS
2 4 (5.19%) Node.js
3 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) SPSS
2 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (10.39%) SAP InfiniteInsight
1 8 (10.39%) Workday HCM
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (6.49%) SaaS
3 3 (3.90%) Taleo
3 3 (3.90%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (2.60%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Firewall
2 2 (2.60%) DHCP
2 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.60%) VPN
2 2 (2.60%) DNS
3 1 (1.30%) DMZ
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) QlikView
2 5 (6.49%) Big Data
2 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.90%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.90%) MySQL
5 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.60%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.58%) Subversion
3 2 (2.60%) Xcode
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium
4 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.30%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.30%) Valgrind
4 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Marketing
3 12 (15.58%) Retail
4 10 (12.99%) Manufacturing
5 8 (10.39%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.19%) Banking
7 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Consultant
2 12 (15.58%) Java Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) Developer
4 10 (12.99%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 10 (12.99%) Real Time Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Data Consultant
5 8 (10.39%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 5 (6.49%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Workday Consultant
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Graduate
8 3 (3.90%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.90%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Junior C# Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Software Tester
9 2 (2.60%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) Java EE
2 11 (14.29%) HTML
3 8 (10.39%) CSS
4 6 (7.79%) .NET
4 6 (7.79%) HTML5
5 4 (5.19%) CSS3
5 4 (5.19%) Web Services
6 3 (3.90%) XML
6 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.90%) JSF
6 3 (3.90%) jQuery
6 3 (3.90%) PrimeFaces
7 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.30%) D3.js
7 1 (1.30%) WCF
7 1 (1.30%) WPF
7 1 (1.30%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.30%) Ajax
7 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.30%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 48 (62.34%) Computer Science
2 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (16.88%) Visualisation
4 12 (15.58%) Social Media
4 12 (15.58%) Economics
4 12 (15.58%) Algorithms
5 8 (10.39%) Management Information System
5 8 (10.39%) Data Extraction
6 6 (7.79%) User Experience
7 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.30%) iPhone
9 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.30%) iPad
9 1 (1.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) UNIX
2 18 (23.38%) Linux
3 5 (6.49%) Windows
4 3 (3.90%) Solaris
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.30%) Android
6 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.75%) Software Engineering
2 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (27.27%) OO
4 18 (23.38%) Analytics
5 14 (18.18%) TDD
6 13 (16.88%) Multithreading
7 12 (15.58%) Data Analysis
7 12 (15.58%) Customer Analytics
7 12 (15.58%) Operations Research
8 11 (14.29%) Data Analytics
9 10 (12.99%) Network Management
10 9 (11.69%) CRM
10 9 (11.69%) ERP
11 8 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (10.39%) Test Automation
11 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (10.39%) Demand Forecasting
12 6 (7.79%) Automated Testing
12 6 (7.79%) Unit Testing
12 6 (7.79%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.86%) Java
2 24 (31.17%) C++
3 21 (27.27%) SQL
4 13 (16.88%) Python
5 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
5 12 (15.58%) C
5 12 (15.58%) C#
6 8 (10.39%) R
6 8 (10.39%) VBA
7 4 (5.19%) PHP
8 3 (3.90%) Ruby
9 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.30%) Perl
10 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.30%) VB
10 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) CIMA
1 8 (10.39%) MBA
2 3 (3.90%) CCNA
2 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.60%) Postgraduate
3 2 (2.60%) MCITP
3 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.30%) CCNP
4 1 (1.30%) HNC
4 1 (1.30%) HND
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Tableau
2 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.09%) SAP
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle
5 3 (3.90%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (3.90%) Cisco
6 2 (2.60%) IBM
6 2 (2.60%) Citrix
6 2 (2.60%) VMware
6 2 (2.60%) Rapid7
7 1 (1.30%) HP
7 1 (1.30%) NetSuite
7 1 (1.30%) Coverity
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