The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 29 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.71% 0.81% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.47% 1.92% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
Postgraduate
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
68 52 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 48.57% 41.94% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 58 28 46
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,450 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Postgraduate as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the Belfast region.

Postgraduate Salary Trend in Belfast

Postgraduate
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Postgraduate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft