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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 16 8
Rank change year-on-year -8 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 4.49% 8.57% 26.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.21% 23.53% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 18
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £25,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,500 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,861
% change year-on-year - +5.65%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
County Antrim
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 76 51 82
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 48.72% 36.43% 65.08%
Number of salaries quoted 69 74 76
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% -10.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -10 6 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Computer Science
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 11 (61.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Analytics
5 5 (27.78%) Big Data
5 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
5 5 (27.78%) Physics
5 5 (27.78%) R
5 5 (27.78%) MATLAB
5 5 (27.78%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) SAS
6 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (22.22%) C++
6 4 (22.22%) Statistics
6 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 3 (16.67%) Data Analytics
7 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 3 (16.67%) Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (16.67%) WCF
7 3 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 3 (16.67%) HTML
7 3 (16.67%) JavaScript

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 (27.78%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) CruiseControl
1 3 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Front Office
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Commercial Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Commercial Data Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Data Scientist
4 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Database Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) WCF
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Django
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Equities
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
1 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
2 5 (27.78%) Physics
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (22.22%) Statistics
4 3 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 3 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) MATLAB
2 5 (27.78%) R
3 4 (22.22%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (5.56%) Apple Swift
5 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (16.67%) HNC
3 3 (16.67%) HND
4 2 (11.11%) CCNA
4 2 (11.11%) CCSA
4 2 (11.11%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.11%) CISSP
4 2 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco
2 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
Lisburn, County Antrim
Cloudscope
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Relocation Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
Cloudscope
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Relocation Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Relocation Package and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
WANdisco
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
WANdisco
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 days ago