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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 31 20 39
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.93% 2.78% 1.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% 5.88% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -1.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,250 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.79%
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
44 34 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 41.12% 47.22% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 44
Average salary £65,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Postgraduate 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 Postgraduate.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Postgraduate 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 Postgraduate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

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