The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 35 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.97% 5.10% 1.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.82% 50.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Application Platforms Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
44 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 28.95% 10.19% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 7
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SharePoint
County Antrim

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Belfast

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) Web Services
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Open Source
5 7 (50.00%) XML
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle
6 6 (42.86%) HTML
6 6 (42.86%) OO
6 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (42.86%) CSS
6 6 (42.86%) SOA
6 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (42.86%) GIS
6 6 (42.86%) ESRI
6 6 (42.86%) BC Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) CTC Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) Silverlight
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (35.71%) WCF
7 5 (35.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (28.57%) MVC
8 4 (28.57%) Degree
8 4 (28.57%) Computer Science

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) OLAP
3 2 (14.29%) OLTP
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 6 (42.86%) Silverlight
5 5 (35.71%) WCF
6 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET
6 2 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Open Source
2 6 (42.86%) GIS
3 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (7.14%) iSeries
5 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 6 (42.86%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) SOA
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) BC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) CTC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) ESRI
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
Belfast, County Antrim
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