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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 2 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 48 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 34.53% 24.34% 20.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 84.21% 56.79% 70.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 30
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £22,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
57 81 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 41.01% 42.86% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 31 55 37
Average salary £31,500 £26,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.86% -42.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £24,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +1 42 £37,500 +25.00% 11
County Londonderry - 1 - - 1
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 55 (64.71%) Computer Science
2 39 (45.88%) Software Engineering
3 31 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (36.47%) C++
3 31 (36.47%) Java
4 28 (32.94%) Python
5 25 (29.41%) Finance
5 25 (29.41%) Analytics
6 23 (27.06%) SQL
7 21 (24.71%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
8 19 (22.35%) Linux
9 17 (20.00%) UNIX
10 16 (18.82%) OO
10 16 (18.82%) Marketing
10 16 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (18.82%) Visualisation
11 15 (17.65%) Algorithms
12 14 (16.47%) HTML
12 14 (16.47%) C
13 13 (15.29%) Test Automation
13 13 (15.29%) QlikView
13 13 (15.29%) Data Analysis
13 13 (15.29%) User Experience
13 13 (15.29%) Tableau
14 12 (14.12%) Big Data
14 12 (14.12%) Customer Analytics
14 12 (14.12%) Economics
14 12 (14.12%) Retail
14 12 (14.12%) Operations Research

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 8 (9.41%) SAS
2 6 (7.06%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.88%) Node.js
4 3 (3.53%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.18%) IIS
6 1 (1.18%) JBoss
6 1 (1.18%) Apache
6 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.18%) Confluence
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) SPSS
2 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.53%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Workday HCM
2 8 (9.41%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.06%) SaaS
2 6 (7.06%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (3.53%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (3.53%) Taleo
4 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.53%) VPN
2 3 (3.53%) DNS
3 2 (2.35%) Internet
3 2 (2.35%) Firewall
3 2 (2.35%) DHCP
3 2 (2.35%) FTP
3 2 (2.35%) HTTP
4 1 (1.18%) VoIP
4 1 (1.18%) SSH
4 1 (1.18%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) QlikView
2 12 (14.12%) Big Data
3 11 (12.94%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.24%) RDBMS
5 6 (7.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.88%) MySQL
7 4 (4.71%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.18%) Redis
9 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Xcode
1 2 (2.35%) Valgrind
1 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.18%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.18%) JIRA
2 1 (1.18%) Selenium
2 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.18%) Mocha
General
1 25 (29.41%) Finance
2 16 (18.82%) Marketing
3 12 (14.12%) Retail
4 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
5 7 (8.24%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.71%) Banking
7 1 (1.18%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.18%) Swedish Language
7 1 (1.18%) Games
7 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (22.35%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) Consultant
3 16 (18.82%) Software Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Data Consultant
4 8 (9.41%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 6 (7.06%) Lead Software Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Applications Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) DSP Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (5.88%) DSP Software Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Test Automation Specialist
7 4 (4.71%) Automation Specialist
7 4 (4.71%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.71%) Test Specialist
7 4 (4.71%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Graduate
8 3 (3.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) HTML
2 11 (12.94%) CSS
3 9 (10.59%) Web Services
4 8 (9.41%) .NET
5 7 (8.24%) HTML5
6 5 (5.88%) CSS3
7 4 (4.71%) XML
8 3 (3.53%) jQuery
8 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.18%) SOAP
9 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.18%) REST
9 1 (1.18%) XSLT
9 1 (1.18%) Flash
9 1 (1.18%) LAMP
9 1 (1.18%) Ajax
9 1 (1.18%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.18%) Java EE
9 1 (1.18%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (1.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (64.71%) Computer Science
2 21 (24.71%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (18.82%) Visualisation
4 15 (17.65%) Algorithms
5 13 (15.29%) User Experience
6 12 (14.12%) Social Media
6 12 (14.12%) Economics
7 9 (10.59%) Data Extraction
8 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
9 7 (8.24%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (2.35%) Health Informatics
10 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
10 2 (2.35%) Informatics
11 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
11 1 (1.18%) Physics
11 1 (1.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (1.18%) Device Driver
11 1 (1.18%) Clustering
11 1 (1.18%) PACS
11 1 (1.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.35%) Linux
2 17 (20.00%) UNIX
3 9 (10.59%) Mac OS X
4 8 (9.41%) Windows
5 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.53%) Solaris
6 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.18%) CentOS
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.88%) Software Engineering
2 31 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (29.41%) Analytics
4 16 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (18.82%) OO
5 13 (15.29%) Data Analysis
5 13 (15.29%) Test Automation
6 12 (14.12%) Unit Testing
6 12 (14.12%) Customer Analytics
6 12 (14.12%) Operations Research
6 12 (14.12%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (12.94%) Data Analytics
7 11 (12.94%) System Testing
8 10 (11.76%) CRM
8 10 (11.76%) ERP
9 9 (10.59%) Risk Management
9 9 (10.59%) Computer Security
10 8 (9.41%) Demand Forecasting
11 7 (8.24%) OOP
11 7 (8.24%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.47%) C++
1 31 (36.47%) Java
2 28 (32.94%) Python
3 23 (27.06%) SQL
4 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
5 14 (16.47%) C
6 9 (10.59%) C#
6 9 (10.59%) VBA
7 8 (9.41%) R
7 8 (9.41%) Ruby
8 5 (5.88%) PHP
9 3 (3.53%) Perl
10 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.18%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.18%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.18%) VB
11 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) CIMA
1 8 (9.41%) MBA
2 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.71%) CCNA
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.53%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.35%) MCITP
4 2 (2.35%) CCNP
4 2 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.35%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.18%) MCSE
5 1 (1.18%) HNC
5 1 (1.18%) HND
5 1 (1.18%) ISEB
5 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) XenApp
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Nagios
1 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) Tableau
2 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.59%) Rapid7
4 7 (8.24%) Oracle
4 7 (8.24%) SAP
5 4 (4.71%) VMware
6 3 (3.53%) Cisco
6 3 (3.53%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (2.35%) Citrix
7 2 (2.35%) Coverity
8 1 (1.18%) NetSuite
8 1 (1.18%) New Relic
8 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.18%) Apple
8 1 (1.18%) HP
8 1 (1.18%) IBM
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
County Londonderry
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northern Ireland
Global Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northern Ireland
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 25 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Northern Ireland
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago