The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 32 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 2 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.38% 5.41% 3.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.64% 57.14% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Application Platforms Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
55 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 37.93% 9.46% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 12
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (50.00%) WCF
4 5 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 5 (50.00%) BC Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Open Source
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) SOA
4 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) GIS
4 5 (50.00%) ESRI
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) OLAP
3 2 (20.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) WCF
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) GIS
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (20.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) BC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) ESRI
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
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