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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 24 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 12 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.61% 15.91% 32.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.22% 53.85% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 12
Median salary £46,250 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%

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
74 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 34.58% 29.55% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 62 28 17
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 21 January 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 21 January 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 0 9 £45,000 +34.32%
County Armagh - 2 £47,500 - 1
County Tyrone - 1 £47,500 -
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 19 (76.00%) Degree
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) Java
3 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 9 (36.00%) Oracle
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (32.00%) J2EE
6 8 (32.00%) JMS
6 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
7 7 (28.00%) ISO 9001
7 7 (28.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (28.00%) PVCS
7 7 (28.00%) SAP
7 7 (28.00%) EJB
7 7 (28.00%) JDBC
7 7 (28.00%) JSP
7 7 (28.00%) IBM
7 7 (28.00%) NetWeaver
7 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (28.00%) Java EE 5
7 7 (28.00%) EJB 3.0
7 7 (28.00%) Silverlight
7 7 (28.00%) JAX-WS
7 7 (28.00%) Ajax
7 7 (28.00%) JSF
7 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
7 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (20.00%) Project Management

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 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
1 3 (12.00%) MS Project
1 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) HTTP
3 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) PVCS
2 3 (12.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (12.00%) Back Office
1 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Billing
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 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Test Scripter
3 3 (12.00%) Test Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) J2EE
1 8 (32.00%) JMS
2 7 (28.00%) Ajax
2 7 (28.00%) EJB
2 7 (28.00%) EJB 3.0
2 7 (28.00%) Java EE 5
2 7 (28.00%) JAX-WS
2 7 (28.00%) JDBC
2 7 (28.00%) JSF
2 7 (28.00%) JSP
2 7 (28.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) System Testing
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%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) Java
3 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
2 3 (12.00%) CCNP
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) MCITP
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) 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 3 (12.00%) GCP
3 1 (4.00%) HL7
3 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) IBM
2 7 (28.00%) SAP
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Google
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) NetSuite
5 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
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