Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 20 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 42 42 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 10.91% 11.97% 12.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.00% 22.83% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 29
County Antrim median annual salary £50,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.00% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £29,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £55,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £51,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +47.14% -12.50% +6.67%

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 200 184 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 51.95% 52.42% 44.36%
Number of salaries quoted 133 91 99
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £20,600 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,500 £90,000 £58,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -1 42 £50,750 +45.00% 12
Computer Science
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) Software Engineering
3 22 (52.38%) Degree
4 20 (47.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (42.86%) OO
6 17 (40.48%) TDD
6 17 (40.48%) Software Delivery
7 16 (38.10%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (38.10%) Blockchain
7 16 (38.10%) Time Management
7 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (38.10%) Telecoms
8 15 (35.71%) HTML
9 13 (30.95%) Java
9 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
10 12 (28.57%) Coaching
10 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
10 12 (28.57%) Python
11 10 (23.81%) Linux
11 10 (23.81%) CSS
11 10 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (21.43%) DevOps
12 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
12 9 (21.43%) JSON
12 9 (21.43%) Ruby
13 8 (19.05%) BDD
13 8 (19.05%) Microservices
13 8 (19.05%) Exploratory Testing
14 7 (16.67%) Refactoring
14 7 (16.67%) XML

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 (11.90%) Confluence
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.38%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.38%) Documentum
3 1 (2.38%) Drupal
3 1 (2.38%) FileNet
3 1 (2.38%) Liferay
3 1 (2.38%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.38%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.76%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.90%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) Blockchain
2 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 6 (14.29%) Subversion
2 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.90%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Ant
3 1 (2.38%) Xcode
General
1 16 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Blockchain Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Software Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Blockchain Software Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Principal Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Principal Software Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Security Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Data Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Data Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) CRM Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) HTML
2 10 (23.81%) CSS
3 9 (21.43%) JSON
4 7 (16.67%) XML
5 5 (11.90%) REST
5 5 (11.90%) SAML
6 4 (9.52%) .NET
6 4 (9.52%) Spring
7 3 (7.14%) Node.js
7 3 (7.14%) Redux
7 3 (7.14%) Velocity
7 3 (7.14%) XSLT
8 2 (4.76%) Web Services
9 1 (2.38%) Apache Flex
9 1 (2.38%) Dojo
9 1 (2.38%) Ext JS
9 1 (2.38%) Java EE
9 1 (2.38%) jQuery
9 1 (2.38%) JSR 170
9 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (9.52%) N-Tier
4 3 (7.14%) Contactless
4 3 (7.14%) Smartcard
5 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.38%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Android
2 4 (9.52%) CoreOS
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) Software Engineering
3 18 (42.86%) OO
4 17 (40.48%) Software Delivery
4 17 (40.48%) TDD
5 16 (38.10%) Continuous Delivery
5 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (38.10%) Time Management
6 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
7 12 (28.57%) Coaching
8 9 (21.43%) DevOps
9 8 (19.05%) BDD
9 8 (19.05%) Exploratory Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Microservices
10 7 (16.67%) Refactoring
11 5 (11.90%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 5 (11.90%) Open Source
11 5 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (11.90%) Scrum
11 5 (11.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) Java
2 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 12 (28.57%) Python
3 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 9 (21.43%) Ruby
4 6 (14.29%) C++
5 5 (11.90%) C
5 5 (11.90%) C#
5 5 (11.90%) Perl
5 5 (11.90%) SQL
6 2 (4.76%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) Degree
2 20 (47.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (11.90%) CISSP
3 5 (11.90%) OSCP
3 5 (11.90%) SANS
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.38%) HNC
5 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) etcd
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Ansible
1 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (11.90%) Puppet
2 4 (9.52%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Apple
2 3 (7.14%) Samsung
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) FatWire
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) Interwoven
3 1 (2.38%) OpenText
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Sencha
3 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.38%) Vignette
3 1 (2.38%) Xerox