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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 1 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 61 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 29.33% 20.00% 14.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.00% 75.00% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 29
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £22,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
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
100 44 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 48.08% 26.67% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 46 30 50
Average salary £26,500 £33,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.69% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,700 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +6 53 £30,250 -24.37% 5
County Londonderry +1 7 £34,300 -14.25%
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 49 (51.58%) SQL
2 41 (43.16%) CSS
3 40 (42.11%) HTML
4 37 (38.95%) .NET
5 34 (35.79%) Microsoft
5 34 (35.79%) Computer Science
6 33 (34.74%) Software Engineering
7 32 (33.68%) SQL Server
8 31 (32.63%) JavaScript
9 30 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (30.53%) C#
11 27 (28.42%) Java
12 23 (24.21%) Oracle
13 22 (23.16%) MS Excel
13 22 (23.16%) Web Development
14 19 (20.00%) MVC
14 19 (20.00%) Web Services
15 18 (18.95%) XML
15 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET
15 18 (18.95%) Internet
16 17 (17.89%) PL/SQL
17 14 (14.74%) Time Management
18 13 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
18 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC
18 13 (13.68%) PHP
18 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
18 13 (13.68%) Oracle Forms
19 12 (12.63%) Oracle EBS
19 12 (12.63%) Project Management
19 12 (12.63%) Silverlight

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (7.37%) Tomcat
1 7 (7.37%) SharePoint
1 7 (7.37%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.21%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.16%) Node.js
5 2 (2.11%) nginx
5 2 (2.11%) Apache
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.05%) Mule
Applications
1 22 (23.16%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (5.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.05%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.05%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.21%) Magento
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.05%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) SaaS
2 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.95%) Internet
2 9 (9.47%) Intranet
3 7 (7.37%) Network Security
4 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.05%) 3G
5 1 (1.05%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.05%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.21%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.16%) MySQL
5 2 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.11%) HSQLDB
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
1 13 (13.68%) Oracle Forms
1 13 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.42%) JDeveloper
3 3 (3.16%) JIRA
4 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.05%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.05%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.05%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (9.47%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Advertising
3 5 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.11%) Electronics
4 2 (2.11%) Law
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.05%) Front Office
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (37.89%) Developer
2 22 (23.16%) Software Engineer
3 13 (13.68%) Analyst
4 12 (12.63%) Software Developer
4 12 (12.63%) Oracle Developer
5 10 (10.53%) Designer
6 9 (9.47%) Consultant
6 9 (9.47%) Business Analyst
6 9 (9.47%) SQL Developer
6 9 (9.47%) Implementation Consultant
6 9 (9.47%) PL/SQL Developer
7 8 (8.42%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Graduate
9 5 (5.26%) Graduate Software Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Web Designer
9 5 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Graphic Designer
9 5 (5.26%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (43.16%) CSS
2 40 (42.11%) HTML
3 37 (38.95%) .NET
4 19 (20.00%) Web Services
5 18 (18.95%) XML
5 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET
6 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (12.63%) Silverlight
8 11 (11.58%) jQuery
9 9 (9.47%) XSLT
10 8 (8.42%) Oracle ADF
10 8 (8.42%) WCF
11 7 (7.37%) HTML5
11 7 (7.37%) CSS3
12 6 (6.32%) SOAP
13 5 (5.26%) YUI
13 5 (5.26%) Ajax
13 5 (5.26%) .NET Framework
14 4 (4.21%) DHTML
14 4 (4.21%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 34 (35.79%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.47%) Client/Server
2 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.26%) Graphic Design
3 5 (5.26%) Photography
3 5 (5.26%) Social Media
3 5 (5.26%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.16%) PMI
4 3 (3.16%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.11%) Physics
6 1 (1.05%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.05%) Equities
6 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.05%) Derivative
6 1 (1.05%) Firmware
6 1 (1.05%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.42%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) Windows
3 2 (2.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.05%) Android
4 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.74%) Software Engineering
2 30 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (23.16%) Web Development
4 19 (20.00%) MVC
5 14 (14.74%) Time Management
6 12 (12.63%) Project Management
7 10 (10.53%) User Stories
8 9 (9.47%) E-Commerce
8 9 (9.47%) Use Case
8 9 (9.47%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.26%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.26%) Web Design
10 5 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (5.26%) Scrum
11 3 (3.16%) OO
11 3 (3.16%) Business Continuity
11 3 (3.16%) TDD
11 3 (3.16%) Supplier Management
11 3 (3.16%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.58%) SQL
2 31 (32.63%) JavaScript
3 29 (30.53%) C#
4 27 (28.42%) Java
5 17 (17.89%) PL/SQL
6 13 (13.68%) PHP
7 10 (10.53%) C++
8 7 (7.37%) Python
8 7 (7.37%) PowerHouse
9 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.16%) C
11 2 (2.11%) Perl
11 2 (2.11%) Ruby
12 1 (1.05%) VBA
12 1 (1.05%) VB
12 1 (1.05%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.21%) Postgraduate
1 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.16%) HNC
2 3 (3.16%) HND
2 3 (3.16%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.16%) MBA
2 3 (3.16%) CITP
3 1 (1.05%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (35.79%) Microsoft
2 23 (24.21%) Oracle
3 6 (6.32%) JBoss
4 2 (2.11%) IBM
5 1 (1.05%) Sybase
5 1 (1.05%) HP
5 1 (1.05%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.05%) webMethods
5 1 (1.05%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.05%) KANA
5 1 (1.05%) Talend
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago