Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 1 10
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 69 90 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 18.70% 29.90% 16.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.91% 65.22% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 32 74 14
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +14.75%
10th Percentile £22,725 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £51,875 £55,000 £48,875
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +23.08% +6.56%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 128 138 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 34.69% 45.85% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 57 109 39
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +41.67%
10th Percentile £20,500 £26,200 £28,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £65,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.38% -5.88% +41.67%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -9 69 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Degree
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 49 (71.01%) Computer Science
2 47 (68.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (56.52%) Oracle
4 37 (53.62%) Management Information System
5 35 (50.72%) Legal
6 32 (46.38%) SQL
7 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
8 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (33.33%) Project Management
10 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Excel
10 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
11 20 (28.99%) Business Analysis
12 19 (27.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Office
13 18 (26.09%) MS Visio
13 18 (26.09%) Scrum
14 17 (24.64%) SDLC
15 15 (21.74%) T-SQL
16 12 (17.39%) Relational Database
17 11 (15.94%) Dashboard Development
17 11 (15.94%) Ticket Management
17 11 (15.94%) Customer-Centricity
17 11 (15.94%) Traceability Matrix
17 11 (15.94%) Kanban
17 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Project
17 11 (15.94%) PMP
17 11 (15.94%) PMI Certification
17 11 (15.94%) Workflow
17 11 (15.94%) Finance
17 11 (15.94%) Process Management

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 3 (4.35%) WordPress
2 1 (1.45%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (26.09%) MS Visio
4 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (10.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Magento
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.45%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (1.45%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.45%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.45%) SAP PS
2 1 (1.45%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.90%) AppScan
2 2 (2.90%) Burp Suite
2 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.90%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.45%) Axure RP
General
1 35 (50.72%) Legal
2 11 (15.94%) Finance
3 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.35%) Marketing
5 2 (2.90%) Law
6 1 (1.45%) Billing
6 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Analyst
2 11 (15.94%) Scrum Master
3 10 (14.49%) Administrator
3 10 (14.49%) DBA
3 10 (14.49%) SQL DBA
4 9 (13.04%) Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Business Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) QA Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) QA Test Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) Test Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Consultant
8 5 (7.25%) Applications Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (7.25%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.35%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.35%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.35%) PHP Web Applications Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) .NET
1 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
1 8 (11.59%) CSS
1 8 (11.59%) HTML
2 6 (8.70%) Web Services
3 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (7.25%) REST
3 5 (7.25%) SOAP
3 5 (7.25%) Spring
4 4 (5.80%) jQuery
5 3 (4.35%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 49 (71.01%) Computer Science
2 37 (53.62%) Management Information System
3 10 (14.49%) Replication
4 6 (8.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.90%) Fintech
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.45%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Kali Linux
1 2 (2.90%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.33%) Project Management
3 20 (28.99%) Business Analysis
4 19 (27.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (26.09%) Scrum
6 17 (24.64%) SDLC
7 11 (15.94%) Customer-Centricity
7 11 (15.94%) Dashboard Development
7 11 (15.94%) Kanban
7 11 (15.94%) Migration
7 11 (15.94%) Process Management
7 11 (15.94%) Ticket Management
7 11 (15.94%) Traceability Matrix
7 11 (15.94%) Workflow
7 11 (15.94%) Workflow Management
8 10 (14.49%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (14.49%) Data Modelling
8 10 (14.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (14.49%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (14.49%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 32 (46.38%) SQL
2 15 (21.74%) T-SQL
3 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.59%) C#
5 6 (8.70%) Java
6 5 (7.25%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.35%) PHP
8 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.90%) C
8 2 (2.90%) C++
8 2 (2.90%) Python
9 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (68.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (15.94%) PMI Certification
2 11 (15.94%) PMP
3 8 (11.59%) HND
4 7 (10.14%) ISTQB
4 7 (10.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (7.25%) HNC
6 1 (1.45%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Nessus
Vendors
1 39 (56.52%) Oracle
2 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.80%) SAP
4 3 (4.35%) Google
5 2 (2.90%) Trustwave
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix
6 1 (1.45%) HP