The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 9 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 7 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 13.46% 7.06% 7.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.73% 7.36% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 10
Average salary £25,000 £32,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.66% -13.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £34,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Software 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
51 163 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 98.08% 95.88% 90.07%
Number of salaries quoted 44 91 104
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Software Developer
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in County Antrim

Software 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 Software Developer within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 31 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 +15 7 £25,000 -23.66% 2
Software Developer
Northern Ireland

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) UNIX
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) HTML5
5 5 (35.71%) SDLC
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) C++
6 4 (28.57%) C
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) PHP
7 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
7 3 (21.43%) VB
7 3 (21.43%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) XHTML
7 3 (21.43%) Ajax
7 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 3 (21.43%) Solaris
7 3 (21.43%) IBM
7 3 (21.43%) MVC

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) NetWeaver
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Trello
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Informix
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Valgrind
1 2 (14.29%) PVCS
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) XHTML
6 3 (21.43%) Ajax
6 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 2 (14.29%) WPF
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) JAX-WS
7 2 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (14.29%) JMS
7 2 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (14.29%) EJB
7 2 (14.29%) JDBC
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 1 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (7.14%) iPad
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) OOD
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) CRUD
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) C
6 3 (21.43%) PHP
6 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
6 3 (21.43%) VB
6 3 (21.43%) Python
7 2 (14.29%) VB6
7 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
8 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Coverity
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Tableau
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Kainos Software
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension + Superb Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago