The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Qualifications for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 1 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 58 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 28.57% 19.44% 15.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 63.04% 67.31% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 26
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £25,900 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,650 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
92 52 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 45.32% 28.89% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 51 32 40
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £31,500 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £46,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
UK

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 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 +4 55 £30,500 -23.75% 9
County Londonderry -2 1 - - 2
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 41 (48.81%) SQL
2 37 (44.05%) CSS
3 36 (42.86%) HTML
4 32 (38.10%) .NET
5 31 (36.90%) Computer Science
6 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
7 27 (32.14%) Software Engineering
8 26 (30.95%) SQL Server
9 23 (27.38%) C#
9 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
10 22 (26.19%) Java
11 20 (23.81%) Oracle
11 20 (23.81%) Web Development
12 16 (19.05%) PL/SQL
12 16 (19.05%) MVC
13 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET
14 14 (16.67%) Web Services
14 14 (16.67%) XML
15 13 (15.48%) PHP
15 13 (15.48%) Internet
15 13 (15.48%) Oracle Forms
16 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
16 12 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
16 12 (14.29%) Silverlight
17 11 (13.10%) Time Management
17 11 (13.10%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (13.10%) C++
18 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
18 10 (11.90%) Finance

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.57%) Node.js
4 2 (2.38%) Apache
4 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.38%) nginx
5 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.19%) Mule
5 1 (1.19%) SAS
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.95%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (5.95%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.19%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.19%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.76%) Magento
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.19%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.48%) Internet
2 9 (10.71%) Intranet
3 7 (8.33%) Network Security
4 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.19%) 3G
5 1 (1.19%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.19%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.95%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.57%) MySQL
5 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.38%) HSQLDB
6 1 (1.19%) Big Data
6 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.19%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.19%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (13.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
4 8 (9.52%) JDeveloper
5 3 (3.57%) JIRA
6 2 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.19%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.19%) Subversion
7 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.19%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.19%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Advertising
3 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.38%) Electronics
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
5 1 (1.19%) Law
5 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (40.48%) Developer
2 15 (17.86%) Software Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 10 (11.90%) Designer
5 9 (10.71%) Analyst
5 9 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 9 (10.71%) Business Analyst
5 9 (10.71%) SQL Developer
5 9 (10.71%) PL/SQL Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Web Designer
7 5 (5.95%) Graphic Designer
8 4 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Implementation Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.76%) E-Commerce Web Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (44.05%) CSS
2 36 (42.86%) HTML
3 32 (38.10%) .NET
4 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET
5 14 (16.67%) Web Services
5 14 (16.67%) XML
6 12 (14.29%) Silverlight
7 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (9.52%) HTML5
8 8 (9.52%) Oracle ADF
8 8 (9.52%) WCF
8 8 (9.52%) CSS3
9 6 (7.14%) Ajax
9 6 (7.14%) jQuery
10 5 (5.95%) .NET Framework
11 4 (4.76%) DOM
11 4 (4.76%) XSL
11 4 (4.76%) XSLT
11 4 (4.76%) DHTML
12 3 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (36.90%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 9 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.95%) Graphic Design
3 5 (5.95%) Photography
3 5 (5.95%) Social Media
3 5 (5.95%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.38%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.38%) Physics
5 1 (1.19%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.19%) Equities
5 1 (1.19%) Derivative
5 1 (1.19%) Open Source
5 1 (1.19%) Firmware
5 1 (1.19%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.52%) Linux
2 6 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.19%) Android
4 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.14%) Software Engineering
3 20 (23.81%) Web Development
4 16 (19.05%) MVC
5 11 (13.10%) Time Management
6 10 (11.90%) User Stories
6 10 (11.90%) Project Management
7 9 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 9 (10.71%) Use Case
7 9 (10.71%) Business Analysis
8 6 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.95%) Web Design
9 5 (5.95%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.95%) Scrum
10 3 (3.57%) Integration Testing
10 3 (3.57%) TDD
10 3 (3.57%) System Testing
10 3 (3.57%) Test Automation
11 2 (2.38%) Product Management
11 2 (2.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 41 (48.81%) SQL
2 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 23 (27.38%) C#
4 22 (26.19%) Java
5 16 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 13 (15.48%) PHP
7 11 (13.10%) C++
8 7 (8.33%) Python
9 4 (4.76%) PowerHouse
9 4 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.76%) C
10 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.38%) Perl
11 2 (2.38%) Ruby
12 1 (1.19%) R
12 1 (1.19%) VB
12 1 (1.19%) VBA
12 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) HNC
1 3 (3.57%) HND
2 1 (1.19%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.19%) CITP
2 1 (1.19%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
2 20 (23.81%) Oracle
3 3 (3.57%) IBM
4 2 (2.38%) Talend
5 1 (1.19%) Sybase
5 1 (1.19%) SAP
5 1 (1.19%) JBoss
5 1 (1.19%) Cognos
5 1 (1.19%) HP
5 1 (1.19%) Informatica
5 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.19%) webMethods
5 1 (1.19%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.19%) KANA
5 1 (1.19%) Tableau
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dungiven, County Londonderry
Unilever
Salary: £30,500 - £38,100
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast
Concentrix
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Londonderry, County Londonderry
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Armagh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Belfast
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Salary: £28000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Belfast
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Belfast
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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