The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 21 46 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 26.58% 25.41% 41.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.92% 26.14% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 50
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,650 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +8.87%
Developer
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the County Antrim region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
78 176 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 98.73% 97.24% 83.75%
Number of salaries quoted 49 105 94
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Developer
Salary Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the County Antrim region.

Developer Salary Trend in County Antrim

Developer
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in County Antrim

Developer
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +2 21 £37,000 +21.31% 10
Developer
Northern Ireland

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 24 (53.33%) Java
1 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 23 (51.11%) HTML
3 22 (48.89%) CSS
4 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (37.78%) SQL
6 16 (35.56%) Unit Testing
7 15 (33.33%) C#
8 14 (31.11%) HTML5
9 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
10 12 (26.67%) Degree
11 11 (24.44%) Android
11 11 (24.44%) iPhone
11 11 (24.44%) .NET
11 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
11 11 (24.44%) MVC
12 10 (22.22%) Apple
12 10 (22.22%) Linux
12 10 (22.22%) Oracle
12 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
12 10 (22.22%) Social Media
12 10 (22.22%) iPad
12 10 (22.22%) Apple iOS
12 10 (22.22%) Objective-C
12 10 (22.22%) BBC
12 10 (22.22%) iOS Development
13 9 (20.00%) Facebook
13 9 (20.00%) Android Development
13 9 (20.00%) Mobile Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
1 7 (15.56%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.11%) Node.js
2 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.44%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) SMS
1 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.44%) Informix
4 2 (4.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.22%) OLTP
5 1 (2.22%) DB2
5 1 (2.22%) OLAP
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Subversion
2 5 (11.11%) NUnit
2 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) JUnit
4 3 (6.67%) TestNG
5 2 (4.44%) Valgrind
5 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.44%) PVCS
5 2 (4.44%) Ant
6 1 (2.22%) Maven
6 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.22%) Xcode
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) HTML
2 22 (48.89%) CSS
3 14 (31.11%) HTML5
4 11 (24.44%) .NET
5 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (17.78%) Web Services
7 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
8 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (13.33%) CSS3
8 6 (13.33%) JDBC
8 6 (13.33%) Entity Framework
9 5 (11.11%) JSP
9 5 (11.11%) Servlets
10 4 (8.89%) J2EE
10 4 (8.89%) XML
10 4 (8.89%) Hibernate
10 4 (8.89%) Spring
11 3 (6.67%) jQuery
11 3 (6.67%) XHTML
12 2 (4.44%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) iPhone
2 10 (22.22%) BBC
2 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 10 (22.22%) Social Media
2 10 (22.22%) iPad
3 9 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.67%) User Experience
6 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Android
2 10 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 10 (22.22%) Linux
3 8 (17.78%) UNIX
4 3 (6.67%) Solaris
5 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) Unit Testing
3 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 11 (24.44%) MVC
6 10 (22.22%) iOS Development
7 9 (20.00%) Mobile Development
7 9 (20.00%) SDLC
7 9 (20.00%) Android Development
7 9 (20.00%) OO
7 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (13.33%) TDD
8 6 (13.33%) Multithreading
8 6 (13.33%) OOP
9 5 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (11.11%) System Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Open Source
9 5 (11.11%) BDD
9 5 (11.11%) Project Management
9 5 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) Java
1 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 17 (37.78%) SQL
3 15 (33.33%) C#
4 10 (22.22%) Objective-C
5 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 6 (13.33%) C++
6 4 (8.89%) C
6 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.89%) Python
7 3 (6.67%) PHP
8 2 (4.44%) VB
9 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.22%) Perl
9 1 (2.22%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.22%) VB6
9 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Apple
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle
3 9 (20.00%) Facebook
3 9 (20.00%) Sony
3 9 (20.00%) Yahoo!
3 9 (20.00%) Google
4 3 (6.67%) IBM
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Coverity
6 1 (2.22%) Sencha
6 1 (2.22%) Tableau
6 1 (2.22%) Ab Initio
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