The first 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 16 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 24 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 11.82% 8.51% 6.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.02% 30.77% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 10
Average salary £30,250 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.37% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,050 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
109 52 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 53.69% 27.66% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 72 31 47
Average salary £26,000 £40,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.19% +8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £32,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
UK

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +3 23 £30,250 -24.37% 3
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 32 (91.43%) Degree
2 24 (68.57%) SQL
3 18 (51.43%) Oracle
4 17 (48.57%) PL/SQL
5 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
6 14 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
7 13 (37.14%) C#
8 12 (34.29%) .NET
8 12 (34.29%) Oracle EBS
9 9 (25.71%) C++
10 8 (22.86%) Oracle ADF
10 8 (22.86%) JDeveloper
11 7 (20.00%) Java
11 7 (20.00%) WCF
11 7 (20.00%) Network Security
12 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
12 6 (17.14%) HTML
12 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
13 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
13 5 (14.29%) CSS
13 5 (14.29%) OO
13 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
13 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 5 (14.29%) MVC
13 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (11.43%) QA
14 4 (11.43%) XML
14 4 (11.43%) Windows
14 4 (11.43%) SQL Server

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Node.js
3 2 (5.71%) nginx
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) SAS
4 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Mathematica
1 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Network Security
2 3 (8.57%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.71%) HSQLDB
4 2 (5.71%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (22.86%) JDeveloper
3 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.86%) NUnit
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL Developer
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.86%) Quality Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Graduate
8 1 (2.86%) Junior
8 1 (2.86%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (2.86%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle ADF
3 7 (20.00%) WCF
4 6 (17.14%) HTML
5 5 (14.29%) CSS
6 4 (11.43%) XML
7 3 (8.57%) DOM
7 3 (8.57%) XSL
7 3 (8.57%) XSLT
7 3 (8.57%) DHTML
7 3 (8.57%) WPF
7 3 (8.57%) Silverlight
7 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.57%) Web Services
7 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.57%) HTML5
8 2 (5.71%) CSS3
8 2 (5.71%) JSTL
8 2 (5.71%) Struts2
8 2 (5.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.86%) Physics
2 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.86%) Equities
2 1 (2.86%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.29%) OO
2 5 (14.29%) MVC
3 3 (8.57%) Refactoring
3 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
3 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.71%) System Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Analytics
4 2 (5.71%) TDD
4 2 (5.71%) OOD
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Data Management
5 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Validation
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Scrum
5 1 (2.86%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) PL/SQL
3 13 (37.14%) C#
4 9 (25.71%) C++
5 7 (20.00%) Java
6 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
7 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 3 (8.57%) C
8 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
8 3 (8.57%) Python
9 2 (5.71%) Ruby
9 2 (5.71%) Perl
10 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (91.43%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) HNC
2 3 (8.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Sybase
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
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Posted: 2 days ago
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