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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 1 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 52 9 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 33.12% 13.85% 32.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 83.87% 56.25% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 41 6 17
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £17,249
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £36,900
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
62 16 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 39.49% 24.62% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 13 28
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +23.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,600 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +10 48 £40,000 +3.22% 5
Newry - 3 £60,000 - 1
County Tyrone - 1 £22,500 - 1
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 38 (39.18%) Microsoft
2 34 (35.05%) Software Engineering
3 30 (30.93%) Computer Science
3 30 (30.93%) SharePoint
4 27 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (24.74%) QA
6 23 (23.71%) .NET
7 21 (21.65%) Project Management
8 20 (20.62%) C#
9 19 (19.59%) MS Excel
9 19 (19.59%) Finance
10 16 (16.49%) Office 365
11 15 (15.46%) HTML
11 15 (15.46%) SQL
11 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (13.40%) Windows
12 13 (13.40%) Migration
13 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
13 12 (12.37%) Mentoring
14 10 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (10.31%) Oracle
14 10 (10.31%) Linux
14 10 (10.31%) Validation
14 10 (10.31%) Telecoms
14 10 (10.31%) PowerShell
14 10 (10.31%) SC Cleared
14 10 (10.31%) Security Cleared
14 10 (10.31%) Automated Testing
15 9 (9.28%) Requirements Analysis
15 9 (9.28%) Marketing

Degree
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 30 (30.93%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (4.12%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.09%) NetWeaver
4 3 (3.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.06%) Apache
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.03%) CMS
6 1 (1.03%) Confluence
6 1 (1.03%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (19.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) MS Project
3 3 (3.09%) MS Office
3 3 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (1.03%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.49%) Office 365
2 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.19%) SaaS
4 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.03%) IaaS
5 1 (1.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) Wireless
2 3 (3.09%) Bluetooth
2 3 (3.09%) Internet
2 3 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.06%) Firewall
3 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.06%) VLAN
4 1 (1.03%) HTTP
4 1 (1.03%) Intranet
4 1 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.03%) NAS
4 1 (1.03%) Network Security
4 1 (1.03%) SAN
4 1 (1.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) EDRMS
2 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.03%) GIS
4 1 (1.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Selenium
1 9 (9.28%) SpecFlow
2 8 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.09%) PVCS
3 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.03%) JIRA
5 1 (1.03%) Qt Creator
5 1 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 19 (19.59%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.28%) Marketing
4 8 (8.25%) Retail
5 7 (7.22%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.12%) Billing
6 4 (4.12%) Local Government
7 1 (1.03%) Advertising
7 1 (1.03%) Back Office
7 1 (1.03%) Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (12.37%) Consultant
2 10 (10.31%) Developer
3 9 (9.28%) QA Engineer
3 9 (9.28%) Quality Engineer
4 8 (8.25%) Software Engineer
5 7 (7.22%) Administrator
5 7 (7.22%) Architect
6 5 (5.15%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.12%) Designer
7 4 (4.12%) Graduate
7 4 (4.12%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.12%) Manual Tester
7 4 (4.12%) Migration Consultant
7 4 (4.12%) Product Manager
7 4 (4.12%) QA Tester
7 4 (4.12%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.12%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.12%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (4.12%) Tester
7 4 (4.12%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.71%) .NET
2 15 (15.46%) HTML
3 8 (8.25%) CSS
4 7 (7.22%) XML
5 5 (5.15%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.12%) Ajax
6 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.12%) J2EE
6 4 (4.12%) JMS
6 4 (4.12%) jQuery
6 4 (4.12%) LESS
6 4 (4.12%) Sass
7 3 (3.09%) EJB
7 3 (3.09%) EJB 3.0
7 3 (3.09%) Java EE 5
7 3 (3.09%) JAX-WS
7 3 (3.09%) JDBC
7 3 (3.09%) JSF
7 3 (3.09%) Silverlight
7 3 (3.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (30.93%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.22%) User Experience
4 6 (6.19%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.12%) Data Integration
5 4 (4.12%) FMCG
5 4 (4.12%) Life Science
6 2 (2.06%) Chemistry
6 2 (2.06%) Derivative
6 2 (2.06%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.06%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.06%) Physics
7 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.03%) Biology
7 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) iPad
7 1 (1.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.40%) Windows
2 10 (10.31%) Linux
3 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.09%) Unix
6 2 (2.06%) Debian
6 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.06%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.06%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.03%) AIX
7 1 (1.03%) Solaris
7 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.05%) Software Engineering
2 27 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (21.65%) Project Management
4 13 (13.40%) Migration
5 12 (12.37%) Mentoring
6 10 (10.31%) Automated Testing
6 10 (10.31%) Validation
7 9 (9.28%) Business Analysis
7 9 (9.28%) Issue Tracking
7 9 (9.28%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (8.25%) Data Migration
8 8 (8.25%) ERP
8 8 (8.25%) Information Management
8 8 (8.25%) Integration Testing
8 8 (8.25%) Refactoring
8 8 (8.25%) Service Delivery
8 8 (8.25%) Software Architecture
9 7 (7.22%) Information Security
9 7 (7.22%) ITIL
9 7 (7.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.62%) C#
2 15 (15.46%) SQL
3 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.31%) PowerShell
5 8 (8.25%) Java
6 7 (7.22%) C++
7 6 (6.19%) Perl
8 5 (5.15%) Python
9 4 (4.12%) C
10 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.09%) MATLAB
10 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.09%) Ruby
11 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (10.31%) SC Cleared
1 10 (10.31%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.28%) ISEB
3 5 (5.15%) CISM
3 5 (5.15%) CISSP
3 5 (5.15%) HND
4 4 (4.12%) CISA
4 4 (4.12%) CRISC
5 3 (3.09%) HNC
5 3 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.06%) MCSA
6 2 (2.06%) MCSE
6 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.03%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.03%) SANS
7 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (24.74%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.03%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.06%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.03%) NDS
2 1 (1.03%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (1.03%) Squid
2 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) Puppet
2 3 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.06%) vRealize
4 1 (1.03%) Ansible
4 1 (1.03%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.03%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 1 (1.03%) SCCM
4 1 (1.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (39.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle
3 7 (7.22%) SAP
4 6 (6.19%) Cisco
4 6 (6.19%) IBM
5 5 (5.15%) NetSuite
6 4 (4.12%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.06%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.06%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.03%) Aveksa
8 1 (1.03%) Coverity
8 1 (1.03%) Dell
8 1 (1.03%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.03%) HP
8 1 (1.03%) NetIQ
8 1 (1.03%) Qualys
8 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.03%) Sun
8 1 (1.03%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.03%) VMware
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