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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 2 9 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +20
Permanent jobs citing Degree 30 36 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 41.67% 22.09% 3.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 85.71% 52.17% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 7
Average salary £45,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% +6.66%
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
35 69 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 48.61% 42.33% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 47 18
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -24.52%
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 28 January 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Belfast

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 66 (88.00%) Computer Science
2 64 (85.33%) Software Engineering
3 57 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (70.67%) Java
5 49 (65.33%) UNIX
6 48 (64.00%) Linux
7 46 (61.33%) OO
8 45 (60.00%) TDD
8 45 (60.00%) Subversion
8 45 (60.00%) Java EE
8 45 (60.00%) Multithreading
8 45 (60.00%) Git (software)
9 14 (18.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (18.67%) JSF
9 14 (18.67%) PrimeFaces
9 14 (18.67%) SQL
10 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
11 11 (14.67%) C
11 11 (14.67%) C#
11 11 (14.67%) C++
12 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
12 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (12.00%) Network Management
13 9 (12.00%) Manufacturing
13 9 (12.00%) .NET
13 9 (12.00%) Oracle
14 8 (10.67%) HTML
15 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET
15 7 (9.33%) Internet

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 6 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.67%) JBoss
2 5 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) Internet
2 3 (4.00%) Firewall
3 2 (2.67%) VLAN
3 2 (2.67%) IMAP
3 2 (2.67%) GGSN
3 2 (2.67%) SGSN
3 2 (2.67%) CDMA
3 2 (2.67%) GPRS
3 2 (2.67%) GSM
3 2 (2.67%) POP3
3 2 (2.67%) SMTP
3 2 (2.67%) HTTP
3 2 (2.67%) VPN
4 1 (1.33%) DMZ
4 1 (1.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 45 (60.00%) Subversion
1 45 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.33%) Banking
2 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Law
2 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (60.00%) Java Engineer
2 14 (18.67%) Senior Java Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Software Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Real Time Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Consultant
5 5 (6.67%) Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Integration Consultant
5 5 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
5 5 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Services Delivery Consultant
8 2 (2.67%) Escalation Engineer
9 1 (1.33%) Middleware Engineer
9 1 (1.33%) Developer Analyst
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Applications Developer
9 1 (1.33%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (60.00%) Java EE
2 14 (18.67%) JSF
2 14 (18.67%) PrimeFaces
3 9 (12.00%) .NET
4 8 (10.67%) HTML
5 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (8.00%) CSS
6 6 (8.00%) jQuery
6 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (6.67%) YUI
7 5 (6.67%) SOAP
7 5 (6.67%) Web Services
7 5 (6.67%) XML
7 5 (6.67%) XSLT
8 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.00%) WCF
8 3 (4.00%) WPF
8 3 (4.00%) Silverlight
9 2 (2.67%) MAPI
10 1 (1.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 66 (88.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) User Experience
4 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.33%) Physics
6 1 (1.33%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.33%) Biology
6 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 49 (65.33%) UNIX
2 48 (64.00%) Linux
3 3 (4.00%) Solaris
4 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (85.33%) Software Engineering
2 57 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (61.33%) OO
4 45 (60.00%) TDD
4 45 (60.00%) Multithreading
5 14 (18.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (12.00%) Network Management
7 6 (8.00%) MVC
8 3 (4.00%) Time Management
8 3 (4.00%) Migration
8 3 (4.00%) Web Development
8 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.67%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.67%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.33%) ITIL
10 1 (1.33%) Validation
10 1 (1.33%) OOD
10 1 (1.33%) ETL
10 1 (1.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (70.67%) Java
2 14 (18.67%) SQL
3 11 (14.67%) C
3 11 (14.67%) C#
3 11 (14.67%) C++
4 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.67%) Perl
8 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) HNC
1 3 (4.00%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) Oracle
3 1 (1.33%) IBM
3 1 (1.33%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.33%) Ab Initio
Belfast, County Antrim
Mintel International Group Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago