The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 11 1
Rank change year-on-year -7 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 23 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 9.70% 16.95% 33.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 37.04% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 20
Median salary £38,500 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £20,850
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim.

Academic & Professional Certification
County Antrim
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 69 54 31
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 29.11% 45.76% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 24
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in County Antrim

Degree
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for Degree in County Antrim

Degree
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in County Antrim over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in County Antrim

Degree
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 Degree within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 30 March 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 -4 21 £38,500 +40.00% 3
Degree
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 20 (40.00%) Java
2 16 (32.00%) SQL
3 14 (28.00%) .NET
4 13 (26.00%) C#
4 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
6 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
7 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 10 (20.00%) Linux
7 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (18.00%) TDD
8 9 (18.00%) Information Security
8 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (16.00%) jQuery
9 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
9 8 (16.00%) Internet
9 8 (16.00%) HTML
9 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
9 8 (16.00%) Unix
10 7 (14.00%) CSS
10 7 (14.00%) Data Management
10 7 (14.00%) BDD
10 7 (14.00%) SDLC
11 6 (12.00%) Palo Alto
11 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
11 6 (12.00%) Mathematics
11 6 (12.00%) Finance
11 6 (12.00%) Front Office

Degree
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 4 (8.00%) NetWeaver
1 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.00%) MS Office
1 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Heroku
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.00%) Internet
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.00%) Firewall
3 2 (4.00%) LAN
3 2 (4.00%) Network Security
3 2 (4.00%) VPN
3 2 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) PVCS
2 3 (6.00%) LabVIEW
3 2 (4.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (4.00%) NUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.00%) JBehave
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) TestComplete
General
1 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Front Office
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Games
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Support Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Linux Support
5 6 (12.00%) Linux Support Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Linux Support
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Manager
6 5 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Systems Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Test Automation Specialist
8 3 (6.00%) Test Scripter
8 3 (6.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) .NET
2 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (16.00%) HTML
3 8 (16.00%) jQuery
4 7 (14.00%) CSS
5 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (10.00%) WCF
5 5 (10.00%) Web Services
6 4 (8.00%) Ajax
6 4 (8.00%) EJB
6 4 (8.00%) EJB 3.0
6 4 (8.00%) J2EE
6 4 (8.00%) Java EE 5
6 4 (8.00%) JAX-WS
6 4 (8.00%) JDBC
6 4 (8.00%) JMS
6 4 (8.00%) JSF
6 4 (8.00%) JSP
6 4 (8.00%) Silverlight
7 3 (6.00%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 8 (16.00%) Unix
3 2 (4.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (18.00%) Information Security
3 9 (18.00%) TDD
4 7 (14.00%) BDD
4 7 (14.00%) Data Management
4 7 (14.00%) SDLC
5 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (12.00%) OOD
6 5 (10.00%) MVC
6 5 (10.00%) Web Development
7 4 (8.00%) Analytics
7 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.00%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.00%) Project Management
7 4 (8.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) Java
2 16 (32.00%) SQL
3 13 (26.00%) C#
4 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.00%) Python
5 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) HND
2 3 (6.00%) CISSP
3 2 (4.00%) CCNA
3 2 (4.00%) CCSA
3 2 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.00%) HNC
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) CISA
4 1 (2.00%) CISM
4 1 (2.00%) CRISC
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) MCP
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.00%) PMO
3 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Snort
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) EnCase
1 4 (8.00%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (8.00%) RSA enVision
1 4 (8.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (12.00%) Cisco
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.00%) Palo Alto
3 4 (8.00%) Blue Coat
3 4 (8.00%) FireEye
3 4 (8.00%) Forcepoint
3 4 (8.00%) Google
3 4 (8.00%) IBM
3 4 (8.00%) IFS
3 4 (8.00%) Intel Security
3 4 (8.00%) Juniper
3 4 (8.00%) NetWitness
3 4 (8.00%) SAP
3 4 (8.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (8.00%) Sourcefire
3 4 (8.00%) Splunk
3 4 (8.00%) Tufin
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
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