Period
to 17 June 2019

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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 31 55
Rank change year-on-year -35 +24 -17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 13 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.08% 6.10% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.39% 21.30% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 7
Northern Ireland median annual salary £41,500 £31,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.75% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,550 £23,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £40,625 £53,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% -3.41%

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 155 108 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 24.84% 28.65% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 124 71 114
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,000 £19,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £55,875 £55,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% -

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019. 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 -30 13 £41,500 +31.75%
Computer Science Degree
UK

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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%) Degree
2 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
7 3 (23.08%) Time Management
7 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development
7 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 3 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (23.08%) SDLC
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
8 2 (15.38%) HP
8 2 (15.38%) ISEB
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) JBoss
8 2 (15.38%) Python
8 2 (15.38%) Scrum

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 2 (15.38%) JBoss
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Principal Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Principal Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) JMS
6 1 (7.69%) EJB
6 1 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (7.69%) JAX-WS
6 1 (7.69%) JDBC
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) Time Management
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Process Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Go
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Master's Degree
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Ab Initio
3 1 (7.69%) BT
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Talend
3 1 (7.69%) TIBCO