The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 1 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 67 27 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 41.36% 17.09% 22.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 91.78% 49.09% 69.77%
Number of salaries quoted 41 23 32
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
73 55 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 45.06% 34.81% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 46 40 41
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -39.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £70,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Degree
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Degree Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Degree
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Degree
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 Degree within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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 +12 54 £37,500 +50.00% 9
County Londonderry - 1 - -
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 53 (64.63%) Computer Science
2 39 (47.56%) Software Engineering
3 35 (42.68%) C++
4 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (35.37%) Java
6 24 (29.27%) Python
7 23 (28.05%) SQL
7 23 (28.05%) Finance
7 23 (28.05%) Analytics
8 20 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (21.95%) C
10 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
10 16 (19.51%) Visualisation
11 15 (18.29%) OO
11 15 (18.29%) Linux
12 14 (17.07%) HTML
12 14 (17.07%) Marketing
12 14 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (17.07%) Algorithms
13 13 (15.85%) QlikView
13 13 (15.85%) Data Analysis
13 13 (15.85%) Tableau
14 12 (14.63%) UNIX
14 12 (14.63%) Social Media
14 12 (14.63%) Test Automation
14 12 (14.63%) Economics
14 12 (14.63%) Retail
14 12 (14.63%) Unit Testing
14 12 (14.63%) Operations Research
14 12 (14.63%) Customer Analytics

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.76%) SAS
2 5 (6.10%) Node.js
2 5 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) SPSS
2 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.66%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Workday HCM
2 8 (9.76%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (7.32%) SaaS
3 5 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.10%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (3.66%) Taleo
4 3 (3.66%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.66%) Firewall
3 2 (2.44%) VPN
3 2 (2.44%) DNS
3 2 (2.44%) DHCP
4 1 (1.22%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.22%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.22%) DMZ
4 1 (1.22%) Internet
4 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) QlikView
2 10 (12.20%) Big Data
2 10 (12.20%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.32%) RDBMS
3 6 (7.32%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.88%) MySQL
5 4 (4.88%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.22%) SQLite
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.22%) Redis
7 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Xcode
2 1 (1.22%) Selenium
2 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.22%) Mocha
2 1 (1.22%) Valgrind
2 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.22%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 14 (17.07%) Marketing
3 12 (14.63%) Retail
4 11 (13.41%) Manufacturing
5 8 (9.76%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.88%) Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Developer
2 17 (20.73%) Consultant
3 13 (15.85%) Software Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 8 (9.76%) Data Consultant
4 8 (9.76%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Real Time Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Applications Developer
6 5 (6.10%) DSP Software Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Lead Software Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) DSP Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.88%) Test Specialist
7 4 (4.88%) Test Automation Specialist
7 4 (4.88%) Automation Specialist
8 3 (3.66%) Java Applications Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.07%) HTML
2 11 (13.41%) CSS
3 8 (9.76%) .NET
4 7 (8.54%) HTML5
4 7 (8.54%) Web Services
5 5 (6.10%) CSS3
6 3 (3.66%) jQuery
6 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.66%) XML
7 1 (1.22%) Ajax
7 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.22%) Java EE
7 1 (1.22%) WCF
7 1 (1.22%) WPF
7 1 (1.22%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.22%) Express
7 1 (1.22%) WebSockets
7 1 (1.22%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (64.63%) Computer Science
2 20 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (19.51%) Visualisation
4 14 (17.07%) Algorithms
5 12 (14.63%) Social Media
5 12 (14.63%) Economics
6 11 (13.41%) User Experience
7 9 (10.98%) Data Extraction
8 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
9 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (3.66%) Open Source
11 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
12 1 (1.22%) Informatics
12 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
12 1 (1.22%) iPhone
12 1 (1.22%) iPad
12 1 (1.22%) Health Informatics
12 1 (1.22%) Device Driver
12 1 (1.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) Linux
2 12 (14.63%) UNIX
3 7 (8.54%) Mac OS X
4 6 (7.32%) Windows
5 3 (3.66%) Solaris
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.22%) Android
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (47.56%) Software Engineering
2 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.05%) Analytics
4 15 (18.29%) OO
5 14 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (15.85%) Data Analysis
7 12 (14.63%) Test Automation
7 12 (14.63%) Unit Testing
7 12 (14.63%) Operations Research
7 12 (14.63%) Customer Analytics
8 11 (13.41%) System Testing
8 11 (13.41%) Data Analytics
8 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (12.20%) CRM
9 10 (12.20%) ERP
10 8 (9.76%) Network Management
10 8 (9.76%) Demand Forecasting
11 7 (8.54%) Automated Testing
11 7 (8.54%) Computer Security
11 7 (8.54%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 35 (42.68%) C++
2 29 (35.37%) Java
3 24 (29.27%) Python
4 23 (28.05%) SQL
5 18 (21.95%) C
6 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
7 9 (10.98%) VBA
7 9 (10.98%) C#
8 8 (9.76%) R
9 6 (7.32%) Ruby
10 4 (4.88%) PHP
11 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.22%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.22%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.22%) Perl
12 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.22%) VB
12 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) MBA
1 8 (9.76%) CIMA
2 4 (4.88%) CCNA
2 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.44%) Postgraduate
4 2 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.44%) CCNP
4 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.44%) MCITP
5 1 (1.22%) ISEB
5 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.22%) MCSE
5 1 (1.22%) HNC
5 1 (1.22%) HND
5 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) Tableau
2 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.54%) Rapid7
3 7 (8.54%) SAP
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle
5 3 (3.66%) Cisco
5 3 (3.66%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.44%) IBM
6 2 (2.44%) Citrix
6 2 (2.44%) VMware
7 1 (1.22%) NetSuite
7 1 (1.22%) Coverity
7 1 (1.22%) Apple
7 1 (1.22%) HP
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