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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 5 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 23 50 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 27.38% 32.89% 21.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 79.31% 60.24% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 27
Average salary £31,000 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.63% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £30,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £46,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
29 83 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 34.52% 54.61% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 44 32
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 £19,000 £24,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £36,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 July 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Belfast

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 39 (57.35%) Computer Science
2 26 (38.24%) Java
3 25 (36.76%) Finance
3 25 (36.76%) Analytics
4 23 (33.82%) Software Engineering
5 21 (30.88%) Python
6 20 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (27.94%) SQL
8 18 (26.47%) UNIX
8 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (25.00%) C++
10 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 16 (23.53%) Linux
10 16 (23.53%) Marketing
11 15 (22.06%) Algorithms
12 13 (19.12%) User Experience
12 13 (19.12%) QlikView
12 13 (19.12%) Tableau
12 13 (19.12%) Visualisation
12 13 (19.12%) OO
13 12 (17.65%) Social Media
13 12 (17.65%) Operations Research
13 12 (17.65%) Customer Analytics
13 12 (17.65%) Big Data
13 12 (17.65%) QA
13 12 (17.65%) Retail
13 12 (17.65%) Economics
13 12 (17.65%) Data Analysis
14 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (16.18%) Data Analytics

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.47%) IIS
6 1 (1.47%) JBoss
6 1 (1.47%) Apache
6 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) SPSS
2 6 (8.82%) 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%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.82%) SaaS
2 6 (8.82%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (4.41%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (4.41%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) VPN
1 3 (4.41%) DNS
2 2 (2.94%) DHCP
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) FTP
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
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%) MySQL
6 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Valgrind
1 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.94%) Xcode
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
3 1 (1.47%) Selenium
3 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.47%) HP UFT
General
1 25 (36.76%) Finance
2 16 (23.53%) Marketing
3 12 (17.65%) Retail
4 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.88%) Banking
6 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.47%) Games
7 1 (1.47%) Electronics
7 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.47%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Consultant
2 12 (17.65%) Software Engineer
2 12 (17.65%) Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Data Consultant
3 8 (11.76%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 6 (8.82%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.41%) Graduate
6 3 (4.41%) Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Workday Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Senior QA Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) C# Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Junior C# Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Graduate C# Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Network Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) HTML
2 9 (13.24%) Web Services
3 8 (11.76%) CSS
4 6 (8.82%) HTML5
5 4 (5.88%) CSS3
5 4 (5.88%) .NET
5 4 (5.88%) XML
6 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (2.94%) jQuery
7 1 (1.47%) REST
7 1 (1.47%) D3.js
7 1 (1.47%) SOAP
7 1 (1.47%) XSLT
7 1 (1.47%) Flash
7 1 (1.47%) LAMP
7 1 (1.47%) Ajax
7 1 (1.47%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (57.35%) Computer Science
2 20 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (22.06%) Algorithms
4 13 (19.12%) User Experience
4 13 (19.12%) Visualisation
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 7 (10.29%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.47%) iPad
8 1 (1.47%) Health Informatics
8 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.47%) Clustering
8 1 (1.47%) PACS
8 1 (1.47%) iPhone
8 1 (1.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.47%) Informatics
8 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.47%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) UNIX
2 16 (23.53%) Linux
3 9 (13.24%) Mac OS X
4 7 (10.29%) Windows
5 4 (5.88%) Solaris
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.47%) CentOS
8 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Analytics
2 23 (33.82%) Software Engineering
3 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.12%) OO
5 12 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 12 (17.65%) Operations Research
5 12 (17.65%) Customer Analytics
6 11 (16.18%) Data Analytics
6 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (14.71%) Test Automation
7 10 (14.71%) CRM
7 10 (14.71%) ERP
7 10 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (14.71%) Risk Management
8 9 (13.24%) Computer Security
9 8 (11.76%) Demand Forecasting
10 7 (10.29%) SOA
10 7 (10.29%) Automated Testing
11 6 (8.82%) Business Analysis
11 6 (8.82%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) Java
2 21 (30.88%) Python
3 19 (27.94%) SQL
4 17 (25.00%) C++
5 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.76%) C#
6 8 (11.76%) VBA
6 8 (11.76%) Ruby
6 8 (11.76%) R
7 5 (7.35%) C
7 5 (7.35%) PHP
8 3 (4.41%) Perl
9 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.47%) VB
9 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) CIMA
1 8 (11.76%) MBA
2 4 (5.88%) CCNA
2 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.41%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.94%) MCITP
4 2 (2.94%) CCNP
4 2 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.94%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
5 1 (1.47%) ISEB
5 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) XenApp
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Nagios
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Tableau
2 9 (13.24%) Rapid7
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.29%) SAP
4 6 (8.82%) Oracle
5 4 (5.88%) VMware
6 3 (4.41%) Coverity
6 3 (4.41%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (4.41%) Cisco
7 2 (2.94%) Citrix
8 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.47%) Apple
8 1 (1.47%) HP
8 1 (1.47%) IBM
8 1 (1.47%) NetSuite
8 1 (1.47%) New Relic
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: UKP 20000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago