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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 2 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 51 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 33.55% 21.66% 15.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.71% 82.93% 43.04%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 27
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £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
84 41 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 55.26% 26.11% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 44
Average salary £26,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,750 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Belfast

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 41 (60.29%) SQL
2 32 (47.06%) .NET
3 31 (45.59%) SQL Server
3 31 (45.59%) Computer Science
4 30 (44.12%) Software Engineering
5 28 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (36.76%) CSS
8 24 (35.29%) HTML
9 23 (33.82%) C#
9 23 (33.82%) Oracle
10 21 (30.88%) Java
11 18 (26.47%) Web Services
11 18 (26.47%) XML
12 17 (25.00%) Internet
12 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 17 (25.00%) MVC
13 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
13 16 (23.53%) PL/SQL
14 13 (19.12%) Oracle Forms
14 13 (19.12%) Web Development
14 13 (19.12%) Time Management
14 13 (19.12%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (17.65%) Silverlight
15 12 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
15 12 (17.65%) Visual Studio
16 10 (14.71%) Project Management
16 10 (14.71%) SaaS

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 4 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.47%) Mule
3 1 (1.47%) Node.js
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Simulink
2 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) Internet
2 9 (13.24%) Intranet
3 7 (10.29%) Network Security
4 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.47%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (45.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Oracle Forms
1 13 (19.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (17.65%) Visual Studio
3 8 (11.76%) JDeveloper
4 3 (4.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.47%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.47%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (8.82%) Advertising
2 5 (7.35%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.47%) Front Office
3 1 (1.47%) Electronics
3 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (30.88%) Software Engineer
1 21 (30.88%) Developer
2 12 (17.65%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (13.24%) Analyst
3 9 (13.24%) SQL Developer
3 9 (13.24%) PL/SQL Developer
3 9 (13.24%) Business Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Implementation Consultant
4 8 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Consultant
4 8 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Web Designer
5 5 (7.35%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Designer
6 4 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Integration Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.06%) .NET
2 25 (36.76%) CSS
3 24 (35.29%) HTML
4 18 (26.47%) Web Services
4 18 (26.47%) XML
5 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (17.65%) Silverlight
8 8 (11.76%) WCF
8 8 (11.76%) Oracle ADF
8 8 (11.76%) XSLT
9 6 (8.82%) jQuery
10 5 (7.35%) .NET Framework
10 5 (7.35%) SOAP
11 4 (5.88%) YUI
11 4 (5.88%) DOM
11 4 (5.88%) XSL
11 4 (5.88%) DHTML
12 3 (4.41%) WPF
13 1 (1.47%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 31 (45.59%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.24%) Client/Server
2 9 (13.24%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.35%) Graphic Design
3 5 (7.35%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.94%) Physics
5 1 (1.47%) Derivative
5 1 (1.47%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.47%) Equities
5 1 (1.47%) Firmware
5 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.47%) Open Source
5 1 (1.47%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) Android
2 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) Software Engineering
2 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.00%) MVC
4 13 (19.12%) Web Development
4 13 (19.12%) Time Management
5 10 (14.71%) Project Management
6 9 (13.24%) User Stories
6 9 (13.24%) Use Case
6 9 (13.24%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.35%) Web Design
8 4 (5.88%) Scrum
9 3 (4.41%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.41%) Integration Testing
9 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.41%) Test Automation
10 2 (2.94%) BDD
10 2 (2.94%) Kanban
10 2 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (2.94%) Information Security
10 2 (2.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 41 (60.29%) SQL
2 23 (33.82%) C#
3 21 (30.88%) Java
4 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 16 (23.53%) PL/SQL
5 7 (10.29%) C++
6 5 (7.35%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.94%) C
9 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.47%) Python
9 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) HNC
1 3 (4.41%) HND
2 1 (1.47%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.47%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 23 (33.82%) Oracle
3 5 (7.35%) JBoss
4 3 (4.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.47%) KANA
5 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.47%) webMethods
5 1 (1.47%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) Sybase
5 1 (1.47%) Talend
Belfast
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago