The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 37 27 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.96% 4.52% 1.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.27% 33.33% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Application Platforms Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
55 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 26.96% 13.56% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35 16 8
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Northern Ireland region.

SharePoint Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

SharePoint
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 SharePoint within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 -8 3 £32,500 -13.33% 2
County Londonderry - 1 - - 1
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint.

1 15 (93.75%) C#
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 9 (56.25%) Web Services
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
6 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
6 7 (43.75%) XML
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 7 (43.75%) Open Source
7 6 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (37.50%) BC Cleared
7 6 (37.50%) CTC Cleared
7 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
7 6 (37.50%) HTML
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 6 (37.50%) CSS
7 6 (37.50%) SOA
7 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (37.50%) OO
7 6 (37.50%) Silverlight
7 6 (37.50%) GIS
7 6 (37.50%) ESRI
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (31.25%) Degree
8 5 (31.25%) WCF
9 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (12.50%) OLAP
3 2 (12.50%) OLTP
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
6 1 (6.25%) Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) Silverlight
5 5 (31.25%) WCF
6 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET
6 2 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Open Source
2 6 (37.50%) GIS
3 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
5 1 (6.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (37.50%) SOA
2 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) QMS
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) BC Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) CTC Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) ESRI
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
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