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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 16 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 27 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.62% 9.71% 6.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.88% 23.29% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 8
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,400 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £41,350 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
UK

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
118 73 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 55.14% 41.71% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 70 54 44
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £30,200 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
County Antrim +1 27 £30,500 -23.75% 1
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 35 (92.11%) Degree
2 28 (73.68%) SQL
3 22 (57.89%) Oracle
4 20 (52.63%) Software Engineering
5 16 (42.11%) PL/SQL
6 13 (34.21%) C#
6 13 (34.21%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (31.58%) .NET
7 12 (31.58%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (28.95%) CSS
8 11 (28.95%) HTML
8 11 (28.95%) Java
8 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
9 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
9 9 (23.68%) XML
10 8 (21.05%) Oracle ADF
10 8 (21.05%) XSLT
10 8 (21.05%) C++
10 8 (21.05%) Internet
10 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 8 (21.05%) JDeveloper
11 7 (18.42%) Web Services
11 7 (18.42%) WCF
11 7 (18.42%) Network Security
11 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
12 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
12 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
13 5 (13.16%) OO
13 5 (13.16%) MVC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.26%) Node.js
4 2 (5.26%) Apache
4 2 (5.26%) nginx
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Internet
2 7 (18.42%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.26%) HSQLDB
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (21.05%) JDeveloper
3 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (2.63%) Front Office
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Software Developer
4 9 (23.68%) SQL Developer
4 9 (23.68%) PL/SQL Developer
5 8 (21.05%) Implementation Consultant
5 8 (21.05%) Consultant
6 6 (15.79%) Software Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Integration Consultant
8 4 (10.53%) Implementation Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Software Architect
10 1 (2.63%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Graduate
10 1 (2.63%) Architect
10 1 (2.63%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) .NET
2 11 (28.95%) HTML
2 11 (28.95%) CSS
3 9 (23.68%) XML
4 8 (21.05%) XSLT
4 8 (21.05%) Oracle ADF
5 7 (18.42%) Web Services
5 7 (18.42%) WCF
6 5 (13.16%) jQuery
7 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.53%) YUI
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.53%) DOM
7 4 (10.53%) XSL
7 4 (10.53%) SOAP
7 4 (10.53%) DHTML
8 3 (7.89%) WPF
8 3 (7.89%) Silverlight
9 2 (5.26%) JSTL
9 2 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Firmware
1 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
1 1 (2.63%) Equities
1 1 (2.63%) Derivative
1 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.63%) Physics
1 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.16%) OO
3 5 (13.16%) MVC
4 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.89%) TDD
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.89%) Refactoring
6 2 (5.26%) System Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Scrum
6 2 (5.26%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (5.26%) OOD
7 1 (2.63%) Project Management
7 1 (2.63%) Migration
7 1 (2.63%) CRM
7 1 (2.63%) DNA
7 1 (2.63%) UML
7 1 (2.63%) OOP
7 1 (2.63%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) PL/SQL
3 13 (34.21%) C#
4 11 (28.95%) Java
4 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
5 8 (21.05%) C++
6 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.89%) Python
7 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.26%) C
8 2 (5.26%) Perl
8 2 (5.26%) Ruby
9 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (92.11%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) HNC
2 3 (7.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Oracle
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Sybase
4 1 (2.63%) KANA
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