Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 26 38
Rank change year-on-year -26 +12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 16 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.48% 6.20% 2.02%
As % of the General category 7.44% 16.91% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 2
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -21.74% +76.92%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £34,500
90th Percentile £52,000 £61,250 £80,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year -1.04% -3.03% -1.00%

Telecoms is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 215 136 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 46.74% 36.66% 21.72%
Number of salaries quoted 106 107 30
Northern Ireland median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% - -
10th Percentile £24,625 £21,550 £27,000
90th Percentile £56,875 £69,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Northern Ireland

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Northern Ireland

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Northern Ireland

Telecoms
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 Telecoms within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 18 January 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 -24 16 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Telecoms
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Telecoms 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) Mobile App
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
4 9 (56.25%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) MySQL
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) JUnit
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) SOAP
5 6 (37.50%) Legal
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) SEO
5 6 (37.50%) Workflow
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) JMS
5 6 (37.50%) Ingres
5 6 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (37.50%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (37.50%) TypeScript
5 6 (37.50%) Android Development
5 6 (37.50%) iOS Development
5 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 6 (37.50%) HTML5
5 6 (37.50%) Mockito
5 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
5 6 (37.50%) TDD

Telecoms
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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) Ingres
2 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 6 (37.50%) Jasmine
1 6 (37.50%) JUnit
1 6 (37.50%) Karma Test Runner
1 6 (37.50%) Mockito
1 6 (37.50%) Protractor
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
General
1 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Legal
3 3 (18.75%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Angular Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) HTML5
1 6 (37.50%) Ionic Framework
1 6 (37.50%) Java EE
1 6 (37.50%) JMS
1 6 (37.50%) LESS
1 6 (37.50%) React Native
1 6 (37.50%) RESTful
1 6 (37.50%) Sass
1 6 (37.50%) SOAP
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Mobile App
2 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) Virtual Team
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Android
1 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Android Development
2 6 (37.50%) Customer-Centricity
2 6 (37.50%) Front End Development
2 6 (37.50%) iOS Development
2 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 6 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 6 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
2 6 (37.50%) SEO
2 6 (37.50%) Task Automation
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (37.50%) Workflow
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) TypeScript
4 5 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
1 5 (31.25%) HNC
1 5 (31.25%) HND
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft