Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 37 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 -12 -12
Permanent jobs citing OO 16 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.48% 2.02% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 2.25% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 3
Belfast median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -6.98%
10th Percentile £29,000 £24,100 £33,500
90th Percentile £47,000 £44,675 £42,500
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -6.98%

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 326 267 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 91.32% 89.90% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 190 207 91
Belfast median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -5.88% +25.93%
10th Percentile £21,100 £26,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,650 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -11.25% -3.03% +26.92%

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Belfast

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Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO in Belfast.

Salary trend for OO in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing OO 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 Belfast region with a requirement for OO.

1 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Banking
4 7 (43.75%) Investment Banking
5 6 (37.50%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
5 6 (37.50%) Prime Brokerage
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) C++
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) C
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Refactoring
7 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (18.75%) Magento
8 3 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (18.75%) BDD
8 3 (18.75%) Laravel
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
8 3 (18.75%) Google
8 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
8 3 (18.75%) Kanban

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 3 (18.75%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (50.00%) Banking
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Investment Banking
3 6 (37.50%) Prime Brokerage
4 1 (6.25%) Front Office
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C++ Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PHP Web Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) Laravel
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (6.25%) Contactless
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) Equities
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (6.25%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) BDD
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (18.75%) Kanban
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Business Development
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Programming
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) C
4 4 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Objective-C
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) Samsung