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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 3 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 14 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 23.73% 15.43% 14.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.00% 56.82% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 16
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
25 44 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 42.37% 27.16% 23.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 30
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £22,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,750 £35,000
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 6 March 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Belfast

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 62 (88.57%) Computer Science
2 55 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 54 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (67.14%) Java
5 46 (65.71%) UNIX
6 45 (64.29%) Linux
7 44 (62.86%) Git (software)
8 43 (61.43%) Multithreading
8 43 (61.43%) Java EE
8 43 (61.43%) TDD
8 43 (61.43%) Subversion
8 43 (61.43%) OO
9 13 (18.57%) JSF
9 13 (18.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (18.57%) PrimeFaces
10 11 (15.71%) C
10 11 (15.71%) C++
11 10 (14.29%) Manufacturing
11 10 (14.29%) Network Management
12 9 (12.86%) C#
13 7 (10.00%) SQL
14 5 (7.14%) .NET
14 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
15 4 (5.71%) HTML
15 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
15 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
15 4 (5.71%) VB.NET
15 4 (5.71%) Oracle
15 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
15 4 (5.71%) Finance

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Internet
1 2 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) VLAN
2 1 (1.43%) IMAP
2 1 (1.43%) GGSN
2 1 (1.43%) SGSN
2 1 (1.43%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.43%) Network Security
2 1 (1.43%) CDMA
2 1 (1.43%) GPRS
2 1 (1.43%) GSM
2 1 (1.43%) POP3
2 1 (1.43%) SMTP
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) VPN
2 1 (1.43%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (62.86%) Git (software)
2 43 (61.43%) Subversion
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.43%) Xcode
General
1 10 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (61.43%) Java Engineer
2 13 (18.57%) Senior Java Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Real Time Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (4.29%) Graduate
5 3 (4.29%) .NET Developer
6 2 (2.86%) C# Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Software Tester
6 2 (2.86%) Junior Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Tester
6 2 (2.86%) Junior
6 2 (2.86%) Consultant
6 2 (2.86%) Graduate C# Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Services Delivery Consultant
7 1 (1.43%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (1.43%) Escalation Engineer
7 1 (1.43%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (61.43%) Java EE
2 13 (18.57%) PrimeFaces
2 13 (18.57%) JSF
3 5 (7.14%) .NET
4 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.71%) HTML
5 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.29%) WCF
5 3 (4.29%) WPF
5 3 (4.29%) Silverlight
5 3 (4.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.86%) CSS
6 2 (2.86%) jQuery
7 1 (1.43%) XML
7 1 (1.43%) MAPI
7 1 (1.43%) Middleware
7 1 (1.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 62 (88.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.29%) User Experience
3 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) Statistics
4 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.43%) Physics
4 1 (1.43%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.43%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 46 (65.71%) UNIX
2 45 (64.29%) Linux
3 2 (2.86%) Windows
3 2 (2.86%) Solaris
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.43%) Android
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 54 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (61.43%) TDD
3 43 (61.43%) OO
3 43 (61.43%) Multithreading
4 13 (18.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (14.29%) Network Management
6 3 (4.29%) Unit Testing
6 3 (4.29%) MVC
6 3 (4.29%) Migration
7 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.86%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.86%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.43%) Internet Marketing
8 1 (1.43%) OpenUP
8 1 (1.43%) Test Strategy
8 1 (1.43%) Coaching
8 1 (1.43%) Regression Testing
8 1 (1.43%) Validation
8 1 (1.43%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 47 (67.14%) Java
2 11 (15.71%) C
2 11 (15.71%) C++
3 9 (12.86%) C#
4 7 (10.00%) SQL
5 4 (5.71%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.86%) PHP
7 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.43%) Perl
8 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) HNC
1 3 (4.29%) HND
2 2 (2.86%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.43%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.43%) Ab Initio
3 1 (1.43%) IBM
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Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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Salary: £16000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
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