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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 1 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 55 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 29.26% 13.41% 13.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.44% 61.11% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 25
Average salary £31,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
91 36 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 48.40% 21.95% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 47
Average salary £26,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £60,000 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +13 48 £30,000 -25.00% 11
County Londonderry 0 7 £34,300 -14.25%
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 48 (47.52%) SQL
2 43 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (40.59%) Software Engineering
4 40 (39.60%) Computer Science
4 40 (39.60%) HTML
4 40 (39.60%) CSS
5 39 (38.61%) .NET
6 35 (34.65%) Microsoft
6 35 (34.65%) Analytical Skills
7 34 (33.66%) Java
7 34 (33.66%) SQL Server
8 31 (30.69%) C#
9 29 (28.71%) JavaScript
10 24 (23.76%) MS Excel
11 23 (22.77%) Web Development
12 22 (21.78%) Oracle
13 20 (19.80%) ASP.NET
13 20 (19.80%) MVC
14 19 (18.81%) Internet
14 19 (18.81%) Web Services
15 18 (17.82%) XML
16 16 (15.84%) PL/SQL
16 16 (15.84%) User Experience
17 15 (14.85%) Time Management
18 14 (13.86%) Team Foundation Server
18 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (13.86%) Visual Studio
18 14 (13.86%) Linux
19 13 (12.87%) Project Management
20 12 (11.88%) Oracle EBS

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 7 (6.93%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (6.93%) SharePoint
1 7 (6.93%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.95%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.97%) Node.js
5 2 (1.98%) Apache
5 2 (1.98%) nginx
6 1 (0.99%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.99%) Mule
Applications
1 24 (23.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.95%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (4.95%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.99%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.99%) Simulink
3 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.96%) Magento
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.99%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) SaaS
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.81%) Internet
2 9 (8.91%) Intranet
3 7 (6.93%) Network Security
4 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.99%) IMAP
5 1 (0.99%) GGSN
5 1 (0.99%) SGSN
5 1 (0.99%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.99%) VLAN
5 1 (0.99%) Modbus
5 1 (0.99%) 3G
5 1 (0.99%) Firewall
5 1 (0.99%) CDMA
5 1 (0.99%) GPRS
5 1 (0.99%) GSM
5 1 (0.99%) POP3
5 1 (0.99%) SMTP
5 1 (0.99%) HTTP
5 1 (0.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (33.66%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.93%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.97%) MySQL
4 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.98%) HSQLDB
Development Applications
1 14 (13.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (13.86%) Visual Studio
2 12 (11.88%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (7.92%) JDeveloper
4 6 (5.94%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.94%) Subversion
5 3 (2.97%) JIRA
6 2 (1.98%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.99%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.99%) Bugzilla
General
1 8 (7.92%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.95%) Advertising
3 2 (1.98%) Electronics
3 2 (1.98%) Law
4 1 (0.99%) Marketing
4 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.99%) Legal
4 1 (0.99%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (33.66%) Developer
2 23 (22.77%) Software Engineer
3 13 (12.87%) Analyst
4 12 (11.88%) Software Developer
4 12 (11.88%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (8.91%) Designer
5 9 (8.91%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (8.91%) Implementation Consultant
5 9 (8.91%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.91%) Consultant
6 8 (7.92%) SQL Developer
6 8 (7.92%) PL/SQL Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Graduate
7 6 (5.94%) Web Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Java Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Implementation Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Integration Consultant
8 5 (4.95%) Graphic Designer
8 5 (4.95%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (39.60%) HTML
1 40 (39.60%) CSS
2 39 (38.61%) .NET
3 20 (19.80%) ASP.NET
4 19 (18.81%) Web Services
5 18 (17.82%) XML
6 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (11.88%) Silverlight
8 11 (10.89%) jQuery
9 9 (8.91%) XSLT
10 8 (7.92%) Oracle ADF
10 8 (7.92%) WCF
11 7 (6.93%) HTML5
11 7 (6.93%) CSS3
12 6 (5.94%) SOAP
12 6 (5.94%) JSF
12 6 (5.94%) Java EE
13 5 (4.95%) .NET Framework
13 5 (4.95%) YUI
14 4 (3.96%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 40 (39.60%) Computer Science
2 35 (34.65%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (15.84%) User Experience
4 9 (8.91%) Client/Server
4 9 (8.91%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.95%) Photography
5 5 (4.95%) Social Media
6 4 (3.96%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.96%) Graphic Design
6 4 (3.96%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.97%) Physics
7 3 (2.97%) PMI
8 1 (0.99%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.99%) Biology
8 1 (0.99%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.99%) Derivative
8 1 (0.99%) Statistics
8 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.99%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.99%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.86%) Linux
2 7 (6.93%) UNIX
3 5 (4.95%) Windows
4 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.99%) Android
5 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.99%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (40.59%) Software Engineering
3 23 (22.77%) Web Development
4 20 (19.80%) MVC
5 15 (14.85%) Time Management
6 13 (12.87%) Project Management
7 10 (9.90%) Business Analysis
7 10 (9.90%) User Stories
8 9 (8.91%) TDD
8 9 (8.91%) Use Case
8 9 (8.91%) OO
8 9 (8.91%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.93%) Multithreading
9 7 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.95%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.95%) Scrum
11 5 (4.95%) Risk Assessment
12 4 (3.96%) Web Design
13 3 (2.97%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (47.52%) SQL
2 34 (33.66%) Java
3 31 (30.69%) C#
4 29 (28.71%) JavaScript
5 16 (15.84%) PL/SQL
6 11 (10.89%) C++
6 11 (10.89%) PHP
7 6 (5.94%) Python
7 6 (5.94%) PowerHouse
8 4 (3.96%) C
8 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.96%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.97%) Perl
10 2 (1.98%) Ruby
11 1 (0.99%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.99%) VBA
11 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.96%) Postgraduate
1 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.97%) CITP
2 3 (2.97%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.97%) MBA
2 3 (2.97%) HNC
2 3 (2.97%) HND
3 1 (0.99%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (34.65%) Microsoft
2 22 (21.78%) Oracle
3 6 (5.94%) JBoss
4 2 (1.98%) IBM
5 1 (0.99%) KANA
5 1 (0.99%) Talend
5 1 (0.99%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.99%) webMethods
5 1 (0.99%) MathWorks
5 1 (0.99%) Sybase
5 1 (0.99%) HP
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