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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 14 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 21 30 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 14.79% 28.85% 21.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.38% 58.82% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 31
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +2.56%
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
52 51 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 36.62% 49.04% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 52
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £39,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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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 -18 10 £35,000 -22.22% 10
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 17 (54.84%) Software Engineering
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 15 (48.39%) Computer Science
4 14 (45.16%) Java
4 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
5 12 (38.71%) HTML
5 12 (38.71%) CSS
6 10 (32.26%) Linux
6 10 (32.26%) C++
7 9 (29.03%) Perl
7 9 (29.03%) OO
7 9 (29.03%) Python
7 9 (29.03%) OOD
7 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
7 9 (29.03%) Ruby
7 9 (29.03%) System Testing
7 9 (29.03%) Unit Testing
7 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
8 6 (19.35%) IBM
9 5 (16.13%) SAP
9 5 (16.13%) C#
9 5 (16.13%) .NET
9 5 (16.13%) QA
9 5 (16.13%) Line Management
10 4 (12.90%) Coaching
10 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
10 4 (12.90%) WFM
10 4 (12.90%) IVR

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.68%) NetWeaver
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.45%) Node.js
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) nginx
4 1 (3.23%) SAS
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Qt Creator
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Advertising
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Front Office
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Applications Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Java Applications Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Java Web Applications Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Java Web Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Web Applications Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Transformation Manager
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Transformation Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Security Researcher
7 1 (3.23%) Software Licensing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) CSS
1 12 (38.71%) HTML
2 5 (16.13%) .NET
3 4 (12.90%) J2EE
3 4 (12.90%) jQuery
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.68%) XML
5 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) LINQ
5 2 (6.45%) WCF
6 1 (3.23%) CSS3
6 1 (3.23%) Java EE
6 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.23%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (3.23%) Qt
6 1 (3.23%) Struts2
6 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) IVR
3 3 (9.68%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (9.68%) Smart Energy
4 2 (6.45%) Cybercrime
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.45%) FMCG
5 1 (3.23%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.23%) Social Network
5 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (29.03%) OO
2 9 (29.03%) OOD
2 9 (29.03%) System Testing
2 9 (29.03%) Unit Testing
3 5 (16.13%) Line Management
4 4 (12.90%) Coaching
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (12.90%) CRM
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Management
4 4 (12.90%) WFM
5 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) EAM
5 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.68%) MVC
5 3 (9.68%) Quality Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) C++
4 9 (29.03%) Perl
4 9 (29.03%) Python
4 9 (29.03%) Ruby
5 5 (16.13%) C#
6 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) CEH
2 1 (3.23%) CHFI
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
2 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) EC-Council LPT
2 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
2 4 (12.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) IBM
3 5 (16.13%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) BT
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
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