The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 1 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 27 20 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 35.53% 12.66% 20.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 81.82% 55.56% 71.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 21
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
Northern Ireland

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

Qualifications Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33 36 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 43.42% 22.78% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 33
Average salary £30,000 £28,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -19.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Degree
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Degree Salary Trend in County Antrim

Degree
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in County Antrim

Degree
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 Degree within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 31 March 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 +10 27 £36,250 +20.83% 9
Degree
Northern Ireland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 60 (82.19%) Computer Science
2 49 (67.12%) Software Engineering
3 47 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (54.79%) Java
5 37 (50.68%) UNIX
6 36 (49.32%) Linux
7 34 (46.58%) OO
8 33 (45.21%) TDD
8 33 (45.21%) Git (software)
8 33 (45.21%) Java EE
8 33 (45.21%) Multithreading
9 32 (43.84%) Subversion
10 15 (20.55%) C++
11 12 (16.44%) C
12 11 (15.07%) C#
13 10 (13.70%) Manufacturing
13 10 (13.70%) Network Management
14 8 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (10.96%) QA
14 8 (10.96%) PrimeFaces
14 8 (10.96%) Finance
14 8 (10.96%) JSF
14 8 (10.96%) SQL
15 7 (9.59%) Test Automation
16 6 (8.22%) ERP
16 6 (8.22%) .NET
16 6 (8.22%) HTML
16 6 (8.22%) JavaScript
17 5 (6.85%) CRM
17 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Workday HCM
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.48%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.37%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Firewall
2 2 (2.74%) DHCP
2 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.74%) VPN
2 2 (2.74%) DNS
3 1 (1.37%) DMZ
3 1 (1.37%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) MySQL
2 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.74%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (45.21%) Git (software)
2 32 (43.84%) Subversion
3 1 (1.37%) Selenium
3 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.37%) Xcode
3 1 (1.37%) Valgrind
3 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (13.70%) Manufacturing
2 8 (10.96%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (43.84%) Java Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Real Time Engineer
3 8 (10.96%) Senior Java Engineer
3 8 (10.96%) Developer
4 5 (6.85%) Consultant
5 3 (4.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (4.11%) Graduate
5 3 (4.11%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (4.11%) Software Engineer
6 2 (2.74%) Graduate C# Developer
6 2 (2.74%) Tester
6 2 (2.74%) Junior
6 2 (2.74%) Analyst
6 2 (2.74%) C# Developer
6 2 (2.74%) Team Leader
6 2 (2.74%) Junior Developer
6 2 (2.74%) Software Tester
6 2 (2.74%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (2.74%) Services Delivery Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.21%) Java EE
2 8 (10.96%) PrimeFaces
2 8 (10.96%) JSF
3 6 (8.22%) HTML
3 6 (8.22%) .NET
4 4 (5.48%) CSS
5 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.11%) XML
5 3 (4.11%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.11%) WCF
5 3 (4.11%) WPF
5 3 (4.11%) Silverlight
6 2 (2.74%) jQuery
7 1 (1.37%) HTML5
7 1 (1.37%) Middleware
7 1 (1.37%) Ajax
7 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (82.19%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.37%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (50.68%) UNIX
2 36 (49.32%) Linux
3 4 (5.48%) Windows
4 3 (4.11%) Solaris
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (67.12%) Software Engineering
2 47 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (46.58%) OO
4 33 (45.21%) TDD
4 33 (45.21%) Multithreading
5 10 (13.70%) Network Management
6 8 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (9.59%) Test Automation
8 6 (8.22%) ERP
9 5 (6.85%) CRM
9 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.85%) Automated Testing
10 4 (5.48%) Business Analysis
10 4 (5.48%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.48%) Coaching
11 3 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.11%) Test Strategy
11 3 (4.11%) MVC
11 3 (4.11%) Risk Management
11 3 (4.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.79%) Java
2 15 (20.55%) C++
3 12 (16.44%) C
4 11 (15.07%) C#
5 8 (10.96%) SQL
6 6 (8.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.48%) PHP
8 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.74%) Python
10 1 (1.37%) Ruby
10 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) HNC
1 3 (4.11%) HND
2 2 (2.74%) CCNA
2 2 (2.74%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.74%) MCITP
2 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.37%) ISEB
3 1 (1.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco
3 2 (2.74%) IBM
3 2 (2.74%) Citrix
3 2 (2.74%) VMware
4 1 (1.37%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.37%) Coverity
4 1 (1.37%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.37%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.37%) HP
4 1 (1.37%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.37%) SAP
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus, car and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £240.00 - £290.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Antrim
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago