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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 15 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 21 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 10.71% 23.71% 12.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.00% 38.33% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 20
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -0.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,500 £33,450
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
84 60 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 42.86% 61.86% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 70 30 73
Median salary £39,000 £50,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +92.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £17,249
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -6 21 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 39 (86.67%) Degree
2 20 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 17 (37.78%) Project Management
4 15 (33.33%) .NET
4 15 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 14 (31.11%) Retail
5 14 (31.11%) Finance
6 13 (28.89%) Local Government
7 12 (26.67%) Management Information System
7 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (24.44%) C#
8 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
8 11 (24.44%) QA
9 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (20.00%) SQL
9 9 (20.00%) Automated Testing
10 8 (17.78%) Refactoring
10 8 (17.78%) Mathematics
10 8 (17.78%) Physics
10 8 (17.78%) Chemistry
10 8 (17.78%) Windows
10 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
10 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (17.78%) Software Architecture
10 8 (17.78%) Integration Testing
10 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
11 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (15.56%) HTML
12 6 (13.33%) Java
12 6 (13.33%) ERP

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 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.44%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) Sitefinity
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (4.44%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.33%) SaaS
3 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
1 1 (2.22%) Intranet
1 1 (2.22%) NAS
1 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) GIS
1 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
1 14 (31.11%) Retail
2 13 (28.89%) Local Government
3 3 (6.67%) Billing
4 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Graduate
2 8 (17.78%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Graduate Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Graduate Business Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Developer
5 3 (6.67%) GIS Graduate
5 3 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Principal Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) QA Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (15.56%) HTML
3 5 (11.11%) XML
4 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.89%) Web Services
5 3 (6.67%) CSS
5 3 (6.67%) WCF
6 2 (4.44%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.44%) HTML5
6 2 (4.44%) jQuery
7 1 (2.22%) Ajax
7 1 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (2.22%) J2EE
7 1 (2.22%) JMS
7 1 (2.22%) LAMP
7 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.78%) Chemistry
2 8 (17.78%) Mathematics
2 8 (17.78%) Physics
3 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.89%) Biology
4 4 (8.89%) Statistics
5 3 (6.67%) Data Integration
6 2 (4.44%) iPad
6 2 (4.44%) iPhone
6 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.22%) Clustering
7 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.22%) Derivative
7 1 (2.22%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.22%) PKI
7 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.44%) Debian
4 2 (4.44%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 17 (37.78%) Project Management
3 15 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 8 (17.78%) Integration Testing
6 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
6 8 (17.78%) Refactoring
6 8 (17.78%) Software Architecture
7 6 (13.33%) CRM
7 6 (13.33%) ERP
7 6 (13.33%) Open Source
8 4 (8.89%) Operations Research
8 4 (8.89%) Time Management
9 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
9 3 (6.67%) Presales
9 3 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (6.67%) WFM
9 3 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) C#
2 9 (20.00%) SQL
3 6 (13.33%) Java
4 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) Python
5 4 (8.89%) Perl
6 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.44%) C++
6 2 (4.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (86.67%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (24.44%) QA
2 3 (6.67%) SLA
3 1 (2.22%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) NDS
1 1 (2.22%) NetIQ eDirectory
1 1 (2.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) NetSuite
3 3 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.44%) BMC
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) Remedy
5 1 (2.22%) Aveksa
5 1 (2.22%) Brocade
5 1 (2.22%) BT
5 1 (2.22%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (2.22%) EMC
5 1 (2.22%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.22%) ESRI
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) NetApp
5 1 (2.22%) NetIQ
5 1 (2.22%) Sun
5 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
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