Period
to 19 December 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 19 30
Rank change year-on-year -48 +11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 13 61 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.07% 12.73% 5.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.18% 37.20% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 16
Northern Ireland median annual salary £31,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -22.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £24,250 £29,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,250 £57,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 159 164 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 25.36% 34.24% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 96 83 105
Northern Ireland median annual salary £39,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.14% -12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £51,250 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 December 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 December 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 -45 13 £31,500 -10.00% 12
Computer Science Degree
UK

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
2 10 (76.92%) jQuery
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
4 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
4 5 (38.46%) Web Development
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Spring
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) OOP
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) Redux
5 3 (23.08%) Node.js

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
2 10 (76.92%) jQuery
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) Node.js
4 3 (23.08%) Redux
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) OOP
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Degree