The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 8 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 8 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 15.38% 14.71% 12.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.81% 22.12% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 13
Average salary £27,500 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,250 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Miscellaneous Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
31 113 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 59.62% 66.47% 56.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25 59 64
Average salary £50,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Computer Science
Salary Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the County Antrim region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in County Antrim

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in County Antrim

Computer Science
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +3 8 £27,500 -9.83% 3
Computer Science
Northern Ireland

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Computer Science 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 Computer Science.

1 38 (84.44%) Degree
2 28 (62.22%) Software Engineering
3 21 (46.67%) Java
4 18 (40.00%) UNIX
4 18 (40.00%) Python
5 16 (35.56%) Linux
6 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 15 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (31.11%) OO
7 14 (31.11%) C++
7 14 (31.11%) HTML
8 12 (26.67%) CSS
8 12 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (26.67%) Big Data
8 12 (26.67%) Analytics
9 11 (24.44%) Test Automation
9 11 (24.44%) Oracle
9 11 (24.44%) Business Analysis
10 10 (22.22%) QA
10 10 (22.22%) Workday HCM
10 10 (22.22%) User Experience
11 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
11 9 (20.00%) Rapid7
11 9 (20.00%) Computer Security
11 9 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (20.00%) Mac OS X
11 9 (20.00%) CRM
11 9 (20.00%) ERP
12 8 (17.78%) SAP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Computer Science 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 Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.11%) SAS
3 4 (8.89%) Node.js
4 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.22%) Confluence
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Office
3 3 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Workday HCM
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (17.78%) SaaS
3 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (13.33%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (6.67%) Taleo
6 1 (2.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) FTP
1 1 (2.22%) VPN
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) Big Data
2 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
4 6 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 5 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (6.67%) MySQL
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Valgrind
1 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) JUnit
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Mockito
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.22%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Graduate
3 6 (13.33%) Lead Software Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Workday Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Product Owner
6 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) QA Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior QA Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) DSP Software Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Test Automation Specialist
7 1 (2.22%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) HTML
2 12 (26.67%) CSS
3 8 (17.78%) Web Services
4 7 (15.56%) .NET
5 4 (8.89%) HTML5
5 4 (8.89%) CSS3
6 2 (4.44%) REST
6 2 (4.44%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (4.44%) J2EE
6 2 (4.44%) SOAP
6 2 (4.44%) XML
7 1 (2.22%) XSLT
7 1 (2.22%) LAMP
7 1 (2.22%) Ajax
7 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) User Experience
2 8 (17.78%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (11.11%) Economics
3 5 (11.11%) Statistics
3 5 (11.11%) GIS
3 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.11%) Physics
3 5 (11.11%) Chemistry
3 5 (11.11%) Psychology
4 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.22%) Informatics
6 1 (2.22%) Health Informatics
6 1 (2.22%) Clustering
6 1 (2.22%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) UNIX
2 16 (35.56%) Linux
3 9 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (8.89%) Windows
4 4 (8.89%) Solaris
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Software Engineering
2 15 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.11%) OO
4 12 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (26.67%) Analytics
5 11 (24.44%) Business Analysis
5 11 (24.44%) Test Automation
6 9 (20.00%) Computer Security
6 9 (20.00%) CRM
6 9 (20.00%) ERP
7 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
8 7 (15.56%) OOP
9 6 (13.33%) SOA
9 6 (13.33%) Project Management
9 6 (13.33%) Scrum
9 6 (13.33%) MapReduce
9 6 (13.33%) Automated Testing
10 5 (11.11%) Operations Research
10 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) Java
2 18 (40.00%) Python
3 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (31.11%) C++
5 8 (17.78%) C#
5 8 (17.78%) Ruby
6 4 (8.89%) C
6 4 (8.89%) SQL
7 3 (6.67%) Perl
8 2 (4.44%) PHP
9 1 (2.22%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (84.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) MCSE
3 1 (2.22%) CCNP
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle
2 9 (20.00%) Rapid7
3 8 (17.78%) SAP
4 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.67%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (6.67%) Coverity
6 2 (4.44%) VMware
7 1 (2.22%) Google
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.22%) Apple
7 1 (2.22%) New Relic
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Kainos Software
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago