Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 18 29
Rank change year-on-year -31 +11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 12 60 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.91% 13.07% 4.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.32% 34.48% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 12
Northern Ireland median annual salary £31,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% -25.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £24,250 £29,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £33,250 £57,500 £64,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 106 174 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 25.67% 37.91% 44.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68 86 117
Northern Ireland median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,125 £25,600
90th Percentile £69,125 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

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
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 17 October 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 -23 12 £31,500 -10.00% 3
Computer Science Degree
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) Time Management
5 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) Blockchain
5 4 (33.33%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) Redux
6 3 (25.00%) Node.js
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (25.00%) Coaching
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) OOP
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) Microservices

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 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Alfresco
1 1 (8.33%) Documentum
1 1 (8.33%) Drupal
1 1 (8.33%) FileNet
1 1 (8.33%) Liferay
1 1 (8.33%) LiveCycle
1 1 (8.33%) LiveLink
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Blockchain
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Xcode
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Blockchain Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Blockchain Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (25.00%) Node.js
5 3 (25.00%) Redux
6 1 (8.33%) Apache Flex
6 1 (8.33%) Dojo
6 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
6 1 (8.33%) Java EE
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) JSR 170
6 1 (8.33%) OpenGL
6 1 (8.33%) Sencha Touch
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) WebGL
6 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (8.33%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Time Management
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) OOP
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Microservices
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) etcd
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe
1 1 (8.33%) FatWire
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Interwoven
1 1 (8.33%) OpenText
1 1 (8.33%) Sencha
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
1 1 (8.33%) Vignette
1 1 (8.33%) Xerox