Period
to 17 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 39 14
Rank change year-on-year +15 -25 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 35 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 9.59% 4.45% 12.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.47% 9.60% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 27
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +30.00% -33.33%
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% +16.67% -25.00%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 171 177 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 46.85% 46.34% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 113 123 82
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £20,100 £23,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £69,750 £55,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% -5.00%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in County Antrim

Computer Science
Salary Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in County Antrim.

Salary trend for Computer Science in County Antrim

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in County Antrim over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in County Antrim

Computer Science
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +15 35 £40,000 +23.08% 15
Computer Science
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (77.14%) Degree
3 22 (62.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (54.29%) Software Engineering
6 17 (48.57%) Telecoms
6 17 (48.57%) Software Delivery
7 16 (45.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (45.71%) Time Management
7 16 (45.71%) Blockchain
8 15 (42.86%) OO
9 13 (37.14%) TDD
10 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
10 12 (34.29%) Coaching
11 9 (25.71%) Microservices
11 9 (25.71%) Java
12 8 (22.86%) HTML
12 8 (22.86%) Python
12 8 (22.86%) BDD
12 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
12 8 (22.86%) Exploratory Testing
13 6 (17.14%) Android
13 6 (17.14%) XML
13 6 (17.14%) Linux
13 6 (17.14%) C++
13 6 (17.14%) Scrum
13 6 (17.14%) Ruby
14 5 (14.29%) JSON
14 5 (14.29%) Project Planning
14 5 (14.29%) Refactoring

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Documentum
2 1 (2.86%) Drupal
2 1 (2.86%) FileNet
2 1 (2.86%) Liferay
2 1 (2.86%) LiveCycle
2 1 (2.86%) LiveLink
2 1 (2.86%) nginx
2 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (8.57%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.86%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.86%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) Blockchain
2 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.57%) SQLite
5 2 (5.71%) MySQL
6 1 (2.86%) HSQLDB
6 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Ant
2 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Xcode
General
1 17 (48.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Blockchain Engineer
2 14 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) Principal Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) Principal Software Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Blockchain Software Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Developer
6 4 (11.43%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Data Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Data Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) CRM Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Functional Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Graduate
8 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) HTML
2 6 (17.14%) XML
3 5 (14.29%) JSON
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) Spring
4 4 (11.43%) Web Services
5 3 (8.57%) .NET
5 3 (8.57%) Velocity
6 2 (5.71%) Angular 2
6 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.71%) Node.js
6 2 (5.71%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.86%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (2.86%) Redux
7 1 (2.86%) REST
7 1 (2.86%) Sencha Touch
7 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.86%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (11.43%) Contactless
2 4 (11.43%) N-Tier
2 4 (11.43%) Smartcard
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) FMCG
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.86%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Android
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) CoreOS
3 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (54.29%) Software Engineering
4 17 (48.57%) Software Delivery
5 16 (45.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 16 (45.71%) Time Management
6 15 (42.86%) OO
7 13 (37.14%) TDD
8 12 (34.29%) Coaching
8 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
9 9 (25.71%) Microservices
10 8 (22.86%) BDD
10 8 (22.86%) Exploratory Testing
11 6 (17.14%) Scrum
12 5 (14.29%) DevOps
12 5 (14.29%) Project Planning
12 5 (14.29%) Refactoring
13 4 (11.43%) Kanban
13 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
13 4 (11.43%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) Python
3 6 (17.14%) C++
3 6 (17.14%) Ruby
4 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.43%) C
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) C#
6 2 (5.71%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (77.14%) Degree
2 22 (62.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) HNC
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) etcd
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Apple
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.43%) Samsung
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe
2 1 (2.86%) BT
2 1 (2.86%) Capita
2 1 (2.86%) FatWire
2 1 (2.86%) HP
2 1 (2.86%) IBM
2 1 (2.86%) Interwoven
2 1 (2.86%) OpenText
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.86%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) Sencha
2 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.86%) Vignette
2 1 (2.86%) VMware
2 1 (2.86%) Xerox