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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 1 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 56 21 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 38.62% 15.79% 21.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 90.32% 42.00% 70.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 27
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £22,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £77,000 £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
62 50 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 42.76% 37.59% 30.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 36
Average salary £29,250 £26,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.37% -44.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 £22,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £70,000 £50,000
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 29 May 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Belfast

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 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 41 (60.29%) Computer Science
2 27 (39.71%) Software Engineering
3 25 (36.76%) Java
3 25 (36.76%) Analytics
4 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (32.35%) Finance
6 21 (30.88%) C++
7 20 (29.41%) SQL
8 19 (27.94%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (25.00%) Python
10 15 (22.06%) Algorithms
11 14 (20.59%) Marketing
11 14 (20.59%) Linux
11 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
11 14 (20.59%) UNIX
12 13 (19.12%) OO
12 13 (19.12%) QlikView
12 13 (19.12%) Visualisation
12 13 (19.12%) User Experience
12 13 (19.12%) Tableau
13 12 (17.65%) Big Data
13 12 (17.65%) Operations Research
13 12 (17.65%) Social Media
13 12 (17.65%) Customer Analytics
13 12 (17.65%) Retail
13 12 (17.65%) Economics
13 12 (17.65%) Data Analysis
14 11 (16.18%) HTML
14 11 (16.18%) Data Analytics
15 10 (14.71%) QA

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (11.76%) SAS
2 6 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.88%) Node.js
4 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) SPSS
2 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Workday HCM
2 8 (11.76%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.24%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (8.82%) SaaS
2 6 (8.82%) Amazon EMR
2 6 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.41%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (4.41%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Firewall
2 2 (2.94%) DHCP
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.94%) VPN
2 2 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (1.47%) DMZ
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
3 1 (1.47%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) QlikView
2 12 (17.65%) Big Data
3 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.29%) RDBMS
5 6 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (8.82%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.41%) MySQL
8 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Xcode
2 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.47%) Valgrind
2 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.47%) Selenium
2 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 14 (20.59%) Marketing
3 12 (17.65%) Retail
4 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
5 7 (10.29%) Manufacturing
6 4 (5.88%) Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Consultant
2 11 (16.18%) Software Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 8 (11.76%) Data Consultant
4 7 (10.29%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Real Time Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Lead Software Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.41%) Graduate
7 3 (4.41%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Workday Consultant
8 2 (2.94%) Graduate C# Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Network Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Tester
8 2 (2.94%) Junior
8 2 (2.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) HTML
2 8 (11.76%) CSS
2 8 (11.76%) Web Services
3 6 (8.82%) HTML5
4 5 (7.35%) .NET
5 4 (5.88%) CSS3
6 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.41%) XML
7 2 (2.94%) jQuery
8 1 (1.47%) Flash
8 1 (1.47%) Middleware
8 1 (1.47%) D3.js
8 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.47%) Ajax
8 1 (1.47%) WCF
8 1 (1.47%) WPF
8 1 (1.47%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.47%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (60.29%) Computer Science
2 19 (27.94%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (22.06%) Algorithms
4 13 (19.12%) Visualisation
4 13 (19.12%) User Experience
5 12 (17.65%) Social Media
5 12 (17.65%) Economics
6 8 (11.76%) Data Extraction
6 8 (11.76%) Management Information System
7 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.47%) iPad
9 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.47%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Linux
1 14 (20.59%) UNIX
2 9 (13.24%) Mac OS X
3 6 (8.82%) Windows
4 3 (4.41%) Solaris
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Software Engineering
2 25 (36.76%) Analytics
3 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.12%) OO
5 12 (17.65%) Operations Research
5 12 (17.65%) Customer Analytics
5 12 (17.65%) Data Analysis
6 11 (16.18%) Data Analytics
7 10 (14.71%) CRM
7 10 (14.71%) ERP
8 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (13.24%) Test Automation
8 9 (13.24%) Computer Security
9 8 (11.76%) Demand Forecasting
9 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.29%) Risk Management
10 7 (10.29%) Automated Testing
10 7 (10.29%) SOA
10 7 (10.29%) Network Management
11 6 (8.82%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.76%) Java
2 21 (30.88%) C++
3 20 (29.41%) SQL
4 17 (25.00%) Python
5 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
6 9 (13.24%) C
6 9 (13.24%) C#
7 8 (11.76%) R
7 8 (11.76%) VBA
8 7 (10.29%) Ruby
9 4 (5.88%) PHP
10 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.47%) Perl
11 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.47%) VB
11 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) MBA
1 8 (11.76%) CIMA
2 4 (5.88%) CCNA
2 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.94%) MCITP
4 2 (2.94%) Postgraduate
4 2 (2.94%) CCNP
4 2 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.47%) ISEB
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
5 1 (1.47%) HNC
5 1 (1.47%) HND
5 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Tableau
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) Rapid7
3 7 (10.29%) SAP
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle
5 3 (4.41%) Cisco
5 3 (4.41%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.94%) VMware
6 2 (2.94%) IBM
6 2 (2.94%) Citrix
7 1 (1.47%) Apple
7 1 (1.47%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) NetSuite
7 1 (1.47%) Coverity
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago