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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 2 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 45 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 34.88% 13.89% 12.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.16% 66.67% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 21
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
67 30 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 51.94% 20.83% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 41
Average salary £26,000 £32,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Belfast

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 43 (54.43%) SQL
2 41 (51.90%) Software Engineering
3 40 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (50.63%) Computer Science
4 34 (43.04%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (43.04%) .NET
5 33 (41.77%) SQL Server
5 33 (41.77%) Java
6 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
7 26 (32.91%) HTML
7 26 (32.91%) CSS
8 25 (31.65%) C#
9 22 (27.85%) Oracle
10 20 (25.32%) MS Excel
11 19 (24.05%) Internet
11 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET
11 19 (24.05%) Web Services
12 18 (22.78%) XML
12 18 (22.78%) MVC
13 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
13 16 (20.25%) PL/SQL
13 16 (20.25%) User Experience
14 14 (17.72%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (17.72%) Time Management
14 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (17.72%) Web Development
15 13 (16.46%) Visual Studio
16 12 (15.19%) Oracle Forms
16 12 (15.19%) Oracle EBS
16 12 (15.19%) Silverlight

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (6.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.80%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.27%) Mule
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 20 (25.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) Simulink
2 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.27%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) Internet
2 9 (11.39%) Intranet
3 7 (8.86%) Network Security
4 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.27%) VPN
5 1 (1.27%) CDMA
5 1 (1.27%) GPRS
5 1 (1.27%) GSM
5 1 (1.27%) POP3
5 1 (1.27%) SMTP
5 1 (1.27%) HTTP
5 1 (1.27%) VLAN
5 1 (1.27%) IMAP
5 1 (1.27%) Firewall
5 1 (1.27%) GGSN
5 1 (1.27%) SGSN
5 1 (1.27%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (41.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (16.46%) Visual Studio
3 12 (15.19%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (11.39%) Git (software)
4 9 (11.39%) Subversion
5 8 (10.13%) JDeveloper
6 3 (3.80%) JIRA
7 1 (1.27%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.27%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.27%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (6.33%) Advertising
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Law
3 1 (1.27%) Legal
3 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.27%) Front Office
3 1 (1.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Software Engineer
2 20 (25.32%) Developer
3 12 (15.19%) Oracle Developer
4 10 (12.66%) Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Java Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Business Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Consultant
5 9 (11.39%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Implementation Consultant
6 8 (10.13%) PL/SQL Developer
6 8 (10.13%) SQL Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Integration Consultant
8 5 (6.33%) Implementation Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Java Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Designer
9 4 (5.06%) Web Designer
10 3 (3.80%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.04%) .NET
2 26 (32.91%) HTML
2 26 (32.91%) CSS
3 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET
3 19 (24.05%) Web Services
4 18 (22.78%) XML
5 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (15.19%) Silverlight
7 9 (11.39%) Java EE
7 9 (11.39%) XSLT
8 8 (10.13%) Oracle ADF
8 8 (10.13%) WCF
9 7 (8.86%) jQuery
10 6 (7.59%) SOAP
11 5 (6.33%) JSF
11 5 (6.33%) .NET Framework
11 5 (6.33%) YUI
11 5 (6.33%) PrimeFaces
12 4 (5.06%) DOM
12 4 (5.06%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (50.63%) Computer Science
2 34 (43.04%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (20.25%) User Experience
4 9 (11.39%) Management Information System
4 9 (11.39%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.06%) Digital Media
5 4 (5.06%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.06%) Graphic Design
6 3 (3.80%) Physics
7 1 (1.27%) Firmware
7 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.27%) Derivative
7 1 (1.27%) Statistics
7 1 (1.27%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.27%) Equities
7 1 (1.27%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.27%) Biology
7 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.27%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) Linux
2 10 (12.66%) UNIX
3 2 (2.53%) Windows
4 1 (1.27%) Solaris
4 1 (1.27%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.90%) Software Engineering
2 40 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (22.78%) MVC
4 14 (17.72%) Time Management
4 14 (17.72%) Web Development
5 11 (13.92%) TDD
6 10 (12.66%) OO
6 10 (12.66%) Business Analysis
6 10 (12.66%) Project Management
6 10 (12.66%) Multithreading
7 9 (11.39%) User Stories
7 9 (11.39%) Use Case
8 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.06%) Web Design
9 4 (5.06%) Scrum
10 3 (3.80%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.80%) Integration Testing
10 3 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.80%) Test Automation
10 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (54.43%) SQL
2 33 (41.77%) Java
3 25 (31.65%) C#
4 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
4 16 (20.25%) PL/SQL
5 8 (10.13%) C++
6 4 (5.06%) PHP
6 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.80%) C
8 1 (1.27%) Perl
8 1 (1.27%) VBA
8 1 (1.27%) VB
8 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.27%) Python
8 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) HNC
1 3 (3.80%) HND
2 1 (1.27%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.27%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 22 (27.85%) Oracle
3 6 (7.59%) JBoss
4 2 (2.53%) IBM
5 1 (1.27%) Sybase
5 1 (1.27%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.27%) webMethods
5 1 (1.27%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.27%) KANA
5 1 (1.27%) Talend
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