Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 17 29
Rank change year-on-year -17 +12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 47 55 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 7.29% 13.82% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.02% 15.03% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 18
County Antrim median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £48,750 £55,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -26.32% +35.71%

Computer Science 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 County Antrim with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 586 366 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 90.85% 91.96% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 361 238 269
County Antrim median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,375 £25,150
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £61,250
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 -12 47 £42,500 +13.33% 20
Computer Science
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 (59.57%) Software Engineering
1 28 (59.57%) Degree
2 26 (55.32%) SQL
3 23 (48.94%) C#
4 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (42.55%) Java
6 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
7 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
8 13 (27.66%) .NET
9 12 (25.53%) CSS
10 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (21.28%) C++
11 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
12 9 (19.15%) Python
12 9 (19.15%) C
12 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
12 9 (19.15%) jQuery
13 8 (17.02%) Computer Science Degree
13 8 (17.02%) HTML
14 6 (12.77%) PhD
14 6 (12.77%) OO
14 6 (12.77%) Apache
14 6 (12.77%) MATLAB
14 6 (12.77%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
14 6 (12.77%) Monte Carlo Method
14 6 (12.77%) R
14 6 (12.77%) Machine Learning
14 6 (12.77%) Big Data
14 6 (12.77%) Artificial Intelligence

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 6 (12.77%) Apache
1 6 (12.77%) Apache Spark
1 6 (12.77%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.26%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.13%) BGP
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) IPsec
2 1 (2.13%) L2TP
2 1 (2.13%) Network Security
2 1 (2.13%) OpenVPN
2 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (12.77%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (12.77%) Big Data
3 5 (10.64%) MySQL
3 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (12.77%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Software Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (12.77%) C# Developer
4 6 (12.77%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Java Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Data Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Software Tester
6 4 (8.51%) Tester
7 3 (6.38%) Graduate
7 3 (6.38%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Graduate Software Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Java Web Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 12 (25.53%) CSS
3 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
3 9 (19.15%) jQuery
4 8 (17.02%) HTML
5 6 (12.77%) Lambda Expressions
5 6 (12.77%) Pandas
5 6 (12.77%) scikit-learn
5 6 (12.77%) TensorFlow
6 3 (6.38%) .NET Core
6 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (6.38%) Java EE
6 3 (6.38%) RESTful
7 2 (4.26%) JSON
7 2 (4.26%) Node.js
7 2 (4.26%) REST
7 2 (4.26%) SAML
7 2 (4.26%) Velocity
7 2 (4.26%) XML
7 2 (4.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.51%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Unix
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Software Engineering
2 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
4 6 (12.77%) Artificial Intelligence
4 6 (12.77%) Data Development
4 6 (12.77%) Decision Tree
4 6 (12.77%) Decision-Making
4 6 (12.77%) Deep Learning
4 6 (12.77%) Machine Learning
4 6 (12.77%) Mathematical Modelling
4 6 (12.77%) Mathematics
4 6 (12.77%) Monte Carlo Method
4 6 (12.77%) Neural Network
4 6 (12.77%) OO
4 6 (12.77%) Physics
5 4 (8.51%) Data Migration
5 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (8.51%) ETL
5 4 (8.51%) Migration
5 4 (8.51%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) SQL
2 23 (48.94%) C#
3 20 (42.55%) Java
4 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
5 10 (21.28%) C++
6 9 (19.15%) C
6 9 (19.15%) Python
7 6 (12.77%) MATLAB
7 6 (12.77%) R
8 3 (6.38%) Embedded C++
9 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.26%) Embedded C
9 2 (4.26%) Perl
9 2 (4.26%) Ruby
10 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (59.57%) Degree
2 8 (17.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (12.77%) PhD
4 2 (4.26%) CISSP
4 2 (4.26%) OSCP
4 2 (4.26%) SANS
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.38%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Google
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Verint
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco