Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 50 39
Rank change year-on-year +17 -11 -31
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 25 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.00% 1.98% 3.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.19% 6.57% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 5
Northern Ireland median annual salary £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -22.58%
10th Percentile £23,725 £27,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £39,875 £51,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £46,308 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.25% -2.22% +5.88%

Computer Science 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 118 137 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 28.30% 30.11% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 75 104 98
Northern Ireland median annual salary £32,500 £37,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.16% -4.52% +10.71%
10th Percentile £19,400 £20,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,750 £57,500 £56,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Northern Ireland

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Northern Ireland

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Northern Ireland

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
County Antrim +18 25 £31,500 - 8
Computer Science Degree
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 25 (100.00%) Degree
2 22 (88.00%) Computer Science
3 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (68.00%) Telecoms
4 17 (68.00%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (64.00%) Time Management
5 16 (64.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 16 (64.00%) Software Delivery
5 16 (64.00%) Blockchain
6 13 (52.00%) TDD
7 12 (48.00%) Mentoring
7 12 (48.00%) Coaching
8 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
9 9 (36.00%) OO
9 9 (36.00%) Microservices
10 8 (32.00%) Exploratory Testing
10 8 (32.00%) BDD
11 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
11 6 (24.00%) Python
12 5 (20.00%) Java
12 5 (20.00%) .NET
12 5 (20.00%) C#
12 5 (20.00%) CSS
12 5 (20.00%) DevOps
13 4 (16.00%) CoreOS
13 4 (16.00%) Kubernetes
13 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
13 4 (16.00%) etcd
13 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
13 4 (16.00%) jQuery

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (4.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (4.00%) Documentum
1 1 (4.00%) Drupal
1 1 (4.00%) FileNet
1 1 (4.00%) Liferay
1 1 (4.00%) LiveCycle
1 1 (4.00%) LiveLink
1 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) Blockchain
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Ant
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Xcode
General
1 17 (68.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Blockchain Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Software Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) Blockchain Software Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Developer
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Data Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Principal Software Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Data Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Graduate
8 1 (4.00%) Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.00%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
1 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) jQuery
3 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
5 1 (4.00%) Dojo
5 1 (4.00%) Ext JS
5 1 (4.00%) Java EE
5 1 (4.00%) JSON
5 1 (4.00%) JSR 170
5 1 (4.00%) Node.js
5 1 (4.00%) OpenGL
5 1 (4.00%) RESTful
5 1 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) WebGL
5 1 (4.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (88.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.00%) FMCG
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) CoreOS
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (64.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 16 (64.00%) Software Delivery
3 16 (64.00%) Time Management
4 13 (52.00%) TDD
5 12 (48.00%) Coaching
5 12 (48.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (36.00%) Microservices
7 9 (36.00%) OO
8 8 (32.00%) BDD
8 8 (32.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (20.00%) DevOps
10 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
11 3 (12.00%) Web Development
12 2 (8.00%) OOP
12 2 (8.00%) SDLC
13 1 (4.00%) Prototyping
13 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Python
2 5 (20.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) Ruby
4 2 (8.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) etcd
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe
1 1 (4.00%) BT
1 1 (4.00%) Capita
1 1 (4.00%) FatWire
1 1 (4.00%) IBM
1 1 (4.00%) Interwoven
1 1 (4.00%) OpenText
1 1 (4.00%) SAP
1 1 (4.00%) Sencha
1 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (4.00%) Vignette
1 1 (4.00%) VMware
1 1 (4.00%) Xerox