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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 59 16 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 33.91% 25.81% 31.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.24% 64.00% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 49 8 33
Median salary £40,000 £30,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,100 £17,249
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,250 £40,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,650
% change year-on-year
- +3.49%
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
84 25 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 48.28% 40.32% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 66 17 53
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +3 58 £40,000 +29.03% 4
County Londonderry - 1 £57,500 - 1
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 36 (38.30%) Software Engineering
1 36 (38.30%) Computer Science
2 35 (37.23%) Microsoft
3 29 (30.85%) SharePoint
3 29 (30.85%) Finance
4 28 (29.79%) Project Management
5 27 (28.72%) QA
5 27 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (24.47%) .NET
7 20 (21.28%) C#
8 17 (18.09%) MS Excel
8 17 (18.09%) Retail
8 17 (18.09%) Business Analysis
9 15 (15.96%) Local Government
10 14 (14.89%) Office 365
11 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (13.83%) HTML
11 13 (13.83%) Migration
12 12 (12.77%) SQL
13 11 (11.70%) Management Information System
14 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
14 10 (10.64%) Windows
14 10 (10.64%) Automated Testing
14 10 (10.64%) Validation
14 10 (10.64%) SC Cleared
14 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared
14 10 (10.64%) PowerShell
14 10 (10.64%) Mentoring
14 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (9.57%) 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 (30.85%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.13%) Apache
3 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.06%) Confluence
4 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (18.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Office
2 2 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (1.06%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.89%) Office 365
2 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.38%) SaaS
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.06%) IaaS
5 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) Wireless
2 3 (3.19%) Bluetooth
2 3 (3.19%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.13%) VLAN
4 1 (1.06%) Firewall
4 1 (1.06%) HTTP
4 1 (1.06%) Internet
4 1 (1.06%) Intranet
4 1 (1.06%) NAS
4 1 (1.06%) SAN
4 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.51%) EDRMS
2 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.19%) GIS
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.06%) MySQL
5 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Selenium
1 9 (9.57%) SpecFlow
2 8 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.13%) Subversion
5 1 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.06%) JIRA
5 1 (1.06%) Qt Creator
General
1 29 (30.85%) Finance
2 17 (18.09%) Retail
3 15 (15.96%) Local Government
4 8 (8.51%) Marketing
4 8 (8.51%) Telecoms
5 6 (6.38%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.26%) Billing
7 1 (1.06%) Back Office
7 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (13.83%) Graduate
2 12 (12.77%) Consultant
3 9 (9.57%) QA Engineer
3 9 (9.57%) Quality Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) Architect
4 8 (8.51%) Software Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Administrator
6 6 (6.38%) Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Graduate Business Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Manual Tester
7 4 (4.26%) Migration Consultant
7 4 (4.26%) Product Manager
7 4 (4.26%) QA Tester
7 4 (4.26%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.26%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (4.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (24.47%) .NET
2 13 (13.83%) HTML
3 7 (7.45%) CSS
3 7 (7.45%) XML
4 4 (4.26%) AngularJS
4 4 (4.26%) HTML5
4 4 (4.26%) Web Services
5 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.19%) jQuery
5 3 (3.19%) LESS
5 3 (3.19%) Sass
6 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.13%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (2.13%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (2.13%) WCF
7 1 (1.06%) Ext JS
7 1 (1.06%) Java EE
7 1 (1.06%) Qt
7 1 (1.06%) RESTful
7 1 (1.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (38.30%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.70%) Management Information System
3 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.51%) Chemistry
4 8 (8.51%) Mathematics
4 8 (8.51%) Physics
5 6 (6.38%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.32%) User Experience
7 4 (4.26%) Biology
7 4 (4.26%) Data Integration
7 4 (4.26%) Life Science
7 4 (4.26%) Statistics
8 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.13%) Derivative
9 2 (2.13%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.13%) iPad
9 2 (2.13%) iPhone
10 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.06%) Clustering
10 1 (1.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.64%) Windows
2 9 (9.57%) Linux
3 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.19%) Unix
4 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.13%) Debian
5 2 (2.13%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.30%) Software Engineering
2 28 (29.79%) Project Management
3 27 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.09%) Business Analysis
5 13 (13.83%) Migration
6 10 (10.64%) Automated Testing
6 10 (10.64%) Mentoring
6 10 (10.64%) Validation
7 9 (9.57%) Issue Tracking
7 9 (9.57%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (8.51%) Data Migration
8 8 (8.51%) Information Management
8 8 (8.51%) Integration Testing
8 8 (8.51%) Refactoring
8 8 (8.51%) Service Delivery
8 8 (8.51%) Software Architecture
9 7 (7.45%) Presales
9 7 (7.45%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.38%) Open Source
10 6 (6.38%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.28%) C#
2 12 (12.77%) SQL
3 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
3 10 (10.64%) PowerShell
4 9 (9.57%) Java
5 7 (7.45%) C++
6 6 (6.38%) Perl
7 5 (5.32%) Python
8 4 (4.26%) C
9 3 (3.19%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.19%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.19%) Ruby
10 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) SC Cleared
1 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.57%) ISEB
3 5 (5.32%) CISSP
3 5 (5.32%) HND
4 3 (3.19%) CISA
4 3 (3.19%) CISM
4 3 (3.19%) CRISC
4 3 (3.19%) HNC
5 2 (2.13%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (28.72%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) NDS
2 1 (1.06%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (1.06%) Squid
2 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Puppet
2 3 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.13%) vRealize
4 1 (1.06%) Ansible
4 1 (1.06%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.06%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 1 (1.06%) SCCM
4 1 (1.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (37.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle
3 6 (6.38%) Cisco
3 6 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (4.26%) IBM
4 4 (4.26%) NetSuite
4 4 (4.26%) SAP
5 2 (2.13%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.13%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.06%) Aveksa
6 1 (1.06%) Coverity
6 1 (1.06%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.06%) Dell
6 1 (1.06%) HP
6 1 (1.06%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.06%) Qualys
6 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.06%) Sun
6 1 (1.06%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.06%) VMware
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