The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 28 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 13 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.63% 17.48% 22.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.68% 46.30% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 13
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,846 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.97% -2.88%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
95 54 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 33.81% 37.76% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 83 36 23
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £33,200 £27,090
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Computer Science
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -11 8 £36,250 +6.61% 1
County Armagh - 4 £47,500 -
County Tyrone - 1 £47,500 -
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 18 (72.00%) Degree
2 12 (48.00%) Data Protection
3 11 (44.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
5 8 (32.00%) Oracle
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (28.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (28.00%) PVCS
6 7 (28.00%) SAP
6 7 (28.00%) EJB
6 7 (28.00%) JDBC
6 7 (28.00%) JSP
6 7 (28.00%) J2EE
6 7 (28.00%) JMS
6 7 (28.00%) ISO 9001
6 7 (28.00%) IBM
6 7 (28.00%) NetWeaver
6 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (28.00%) JSF
6 7 (28.00%) Ajax
6 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
6 7 (28.00%) Silverlight
6 7 (28.00%) JAX-WS
6 7 (28.00%) Java EE 5
6 7 (28.00%) EJB 3.0
6 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (24.00%) Firewall

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) NetWeaver
1 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (28.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) DHCP
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) PVCS
2 3 (12.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (20.00%) Back Office
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
1 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
1 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
1 7 (28.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Test Scripter
4 3 (12.00%) Test Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) AWS Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Production Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Ajax
1 7 (28.00%) EJB
1 7 (28.00%) EJB 3.0
1 7 (28.00%) J2EE
1 7 (28.00%) Java EE 5
1 7 (28.00%) JAX-WS
1 7 (28.00%) JDBC
1 7 (28.00%) JMS
1 7 (28.00%) JSF
1 7 (28.00%) JSP
1 7 (28.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Data Protection
2 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (24.00%) Project Management
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.00%) Migration
5 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (20.00%) System Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.00%) User Stories
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) CCNA
2 5 (20.00%) CCNP
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) MCITP
2 5 (20.00%) MCSE
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.00%) CISM
3 1 (4.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) ISO 9001
2 5 (20.00%) GCP
3 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) IBM
2 7 (28.00%) SAP
3 5 (20.00%) Google
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Package
Posted: 5 days ago