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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 1 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 59 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 28.92% 19.77% 15.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.77% 71.43% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 25
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £25,900 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,650 £47,500 £43,000
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
94 49 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 46.08% 27.68% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51 32 39
Average salary £28,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £31,500 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £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 30 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 30 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% 10
County Londonderry -1 2 £34,300 - 2
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 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 42 (48.84%) SQL
2 37 (43.02%) CSS
3 36 (41.86%) HTML
4 33 (38.37%) .NET
5 31 (36.05%) Computer Science
6 29 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (32.56%) Software Engineering
8 27 (31.40%) JavaScript
8 27 (31.40%) SQL Server
9 24 (27.91%) C#
9 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
10 22 (25.58%) Java
11 21 (24.42%) Web Development
12 20 (23.26%) Oracle
13 17 (19.77%) MVC
14 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET
14 16 (18.60%) PL/SQL
15 14 (16.28%) Web Services
15 14 (16.28%) XML
16 13 (15.12%) PHP
16 13 (15.12%) Oracle Forms
16 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
16 13 (15.12%) Internet
17 12 (13.95%) Oracle EBS
17 12 (13.95%) Silverlight
17 12 (13.95%) Time Management
17 12 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
18 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET MVC
18 11 (12.79%) Project Management
18 11 (12.79%) C++

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.49%) Node.js
4 2 (2.33%) Apache
4 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.33%) nginx
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.16%) Mule
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (5.81%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.16%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.16%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.65%) Magento
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.16%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.63%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.12%) Internet
2 9 (10.47%) Intranet
3 7 (8.14%) Network Security
4 3 (3.49%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.16%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.16%) Modbus
5 1 (1.16%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.40%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.81%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.49%) MySQL
5 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.33%) HSQLDB
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.16%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.16%) Big Data
6 1 (1.16%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (15.12%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (12.79%) Visual Studio
4 8 (9.30%) JDeveloper
5 3 (3.49%) JIRA
6 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.16%) Subversion
7 1 (1.16%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.16%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (11.63%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Advertising
3 5 (5.81%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (39.53%) Developer
2 16 (18.60%) Software Engineer
3 12 (13.95%) Oracle Developer
4 10 (11.63%) Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) Designer
5 9 (10.47%) SQL Developer
5 9 (10.47%) PL/SQL Developer
5 9 (10.47%) Software Developer
5 9 (10.47%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Graphic Designer
7 5 (5.81%) Consultant
7 5 (5.81%) Web Designer
8 4 (4.65%) Implementation Consultant
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.65%) E-Commerce Web Developer
8 4 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (43.02%) CSS
2 36 (41.86%) HTML
3 33 (38.37%) .NET
4 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET
5 14 (16.28%) Web Services
5 14 (16.28%) XML
6 12 (13.95%) Silverlight
7 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (9.30%) Oracle ADF
8 8 (9.30%) WCF
8 8 (9.30%) CSS3
8 8 (9.30%) HTML5
9 6 (6.98%) jQuery
9 6 (6.98%) Ajax
10 5 (5.81%) .NET Framework
11 4 (4.65%) DOM
11 4 (4.65%) XSL
11 4 (4.65%) XSLT
11 4 (4.65%) DHTML
12 3 (3.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (36.05%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.47%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.47%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.81%) Graphic Design
3 5 (5.81%) Photography
3 5 (5.81%) Digital Media
3 5 (5.81%) Social Media
4 2 (2.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.33%) Physics
5 1 (1.16%) Derivative
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.16%) Open Source
5 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.16%) Equities
5 1 (1.16%) PMI
5 1 (1.16%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Linux
2 6 (6.98%) Windows
3 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.16%) Android
4 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (32.56%) Software Engineering
3 21 (24.42%) Web Development
4 17 (19.77%) MVC
5 12 (13.95%) Time Management
6 11 (12.79%) Project Management
7 10 (11.63%) User Stories
8 9 (10.47%) Use Case
8 9 (10.47%) Business Analysis
8 9 (10.47%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.81%) Web Design
10 5 (5.81%) Scrum
11 3 (3.49%) TDD
11 3 (3.49%) Integration Testing
11 3 (3.49%) System Testing
11 3 (3.49%) Test Automation
11 3 (3.49%) Risk Assessment
12 2 (2.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.84%) SQL
2 27 (31.40%) JavaScript
3 24 (27.91%) C#
4 22 (25.58%) Java
5 16 (18.60%) PL/SQL
6 13 (15.12%) PHP
7 11 (12.79%) C++
8 7 (8.14%) Python
9 5 (5.81%) PowerHouse
10 4 (4.65%) C
10 4 (4.65%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.33%) Perl
12 2 (2.33%) Ruby
13 1 (1.16%) R
13 1 (1.16%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.16%) VB
13 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.49%) HNC
1 3 (3.49%) HND
2 2 (2.33%) Postgraduate
2 2 (2.33%) CITP
3 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.16%) MBA
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 20 (23.26%) Oracle
3 3 (3.49%) IBM
4 2 (2.33%) Talend
5 1 (1.16%) KANA
5 1 (1.16%) Tableau
5 1 (1.16%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.16%) webMethods
5 1 (1.16%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.16%) Sybase
5 1 (1.16%) SAP
5 1 (1.16%) HP
5 1 (1.16%) Informatica
5 1 (1.16%) Cognos
5 1 (1.16%) JBoss
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Londonderry, County Londonderry
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dungiven, County Londonderry
Unilever
Salary: £30,500 - £38,100
Posted: 6 days ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Armagh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Belfast
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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