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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 62 33 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 30.69% 29.73% 28.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.96% 78.57% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 53 14 32
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,600 £17,249
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £40,650
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
94 42 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 46.53% 37.84% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 74 23 53
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,700 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,050 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +2 59 £40,000 +14.28% 11
County Londonderry 0 1 £57,500 - 2
Newry - 1 £32,500 -
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (41.76%) Computer Science
2 33 (36.26%) Software Engineering
2 33 (36.26%) Microsoft
3 31 (34.07%) QA
4 29 (31.87%) SharePoint
5 27 (29.67%) Finance
6 26 (28.57%) Project Management
6 26 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (25.27%) .NET
8 20 (21.98%) C#
9 18 (19.78%) Business Analysis
10 17 (18.68%) Retail
10 17 (18.68%) MS Excel
11 15 (16.48%) Local Government
12 14 (15.38%) Office 365
13 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (13.19%) Migration
14 12 (13.19%) Management Information System
15 11 (12.09%) Automated Testing
16 10 (10.99%) Validation
16 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared
16 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
16 10 (10.99%) PowerShell
16 10 (10.99%) Windows
16 10 (10.99%) SQL
16 10 (10.99%) HTML
16 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
17 9 (9.89%) SpecFlow
17 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (9.89%) Issue Tracking

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 29 (31.87%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.20%) Apache
3 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.10%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.10%) Confluence
4 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (18.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
2 2 (2.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Workday HCM
2 2 (2.20%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.38%) Office 365
2 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (9.89%) SaaS
4 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.10%) IaaS
5 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.20%) VLAN
1 2 (2.20%) Wireless
2 1 (1.10%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.10%) Firewall
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) Intranet
2 1 (1.10%) NAS
2 1 (1.10%) SAN
2 1 (1.10%) VPN
2 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.79%) EDRMS
2 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.40%) GIS
4 1 (1.10%) MySQL
4 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Selenium
1 9 (9.89%) SpecFlow
2 8 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.20%) Subversion
5 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.10%) JIRA
5 1 (1.10%) Qt Creator
General
1 27 (29.67%) Finance
2 17 (18.68%) Retail
3 15 (16.48%) Local Government
4 8 (8.79%) Marketing
5 5 (5.49%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.30%) Billing
7 1 (1.10%) Back Office
7 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (14.29%) Graduate
2 12 (13.19%) Consultant
3 9 (9.89%) QA Engineer
3 9 (9.89%) Quality Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) Architect
5 6 (6.59%) Administrator
5 6 (6.59%) Developer
5 6 (6.59%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Graduate Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Graduate Business Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Manual Tester
7 4 (4.40%) Product Manager
7 4 (4.40%) QA Manual Tester
7 4 (4.40%) QA Tester
7 4 (4.40%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.40%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.40%) Tester
8 3 (3.30%) GIS Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.27%) .NET
2 10 (10.99%) HTML
3 6 (6.59%) CSS
4 5 (5.49%) XML
5 4 (4.40%) HTML5
6 3 (3.30%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.30%) jQuery
6 3 (3.30%) Web Services
7 2 (2.20%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.20%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (2.20%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (2.20%) LESS
7 2 (2.20%) Sass
7 2 (2.20%) WCF
8 1 (1.10%) Ext JS
8 1 (1.10%) Java EE
8 1 (1.10%) Qt
8 1 (1.10%) RESTful
8 1 (1.10%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (41.76%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.19%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.79%) Chemistry
4 8 (8.79%) Mathematics
4 8 (8.79%) Physics
5 5 (5.49%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.40%) Biology
6 4 (4.40%) Statistics
6 4 (4.40%) User Experience
7 3 (3.30%) Data Integration
7 3 (3.30%) Life Science
7 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.20%) Derivative
8 2 (2.20%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.20%) iPad
8 2 (2.20%) iPhone
9 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.10%) Clustering
9 1 (1.10%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.99%) Windows
2 7 (7.69%) Linux
3 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.30%) Unix
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) Debian
5 2 (2.20%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.26%) Software Engineering
2 26 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (28.57%) Project Management
3 18 (19.78%) Business Analysis
4 12 (13.19%) Migration
5 11 (12.09%) Automated Testing
6 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
6 10 (10.99%) Validation
7 9 (9.89%) Issue Tracking
7 9 (9.89%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (8.79%) Data Migration
8 8 (8.79%) Information Management
8 8 (8.79%) Integration Testing
8 8 (8.79%) Refactoring
8 8 (8.79%) Service Delivery
8 8 (8.79%) Software Architecture
9 7 (7.69%) CRM
10 6 (6.59%) ERP
10 6 (6.59%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.98%) C#
2 10 (10.99%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.99%) SQL
3 9 (9.89%) Java
3 9 (9.89%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.59%) Perl
4 6 (6.59%) Python
5 5 (5.49%) C++
6 3 (3.30%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.30%) Ruby
7 2 (2.20%) C
8 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared
1 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.89%) ISEB
3 5 (5.49%) HND
4 4 (4.40%) CISSP
5 3 (3.30%) HNC
6 2 (2.20%) CISA
6 2 (2.20%) CISM
6 2 (2.20%) CRISC
6 2 (2.20%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (34.07%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) NDS
2 1 (1.10%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (1.10%) Squid
2 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) Puppet
2 3 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.20%) vRealize
4 1 (1.10%) Ansible
4 1 (1.10%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.10%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 1 (1.10%) SCCM
4 1 (1.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (36.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.49%) Cisco
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle
2 5 (5.49%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.30%) IBM
3 3 (3.30%) NetSuite
3 3 (3.30%) SAP
4 2 (2.20%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.20%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.10%) Aveksa
5 1 (1.10%) Coverity
5 1 (1.10%) Dell
5 1 (1.10%) ESRI
5 1 (1.10%) HP
5 1 (1.10%) NetIQ
5 1 (1.10%) Qualys
5 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.10%) Sun
5 1 (1.10%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.10%) VMware
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Londonderry
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Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Londonderry, County Londonderry
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Belfast
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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