The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the County Antrim region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 4 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 45 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 18.60% 5.93% -
As % of the Job Titles category 19.07% 6.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 45 7 0
Median salary £34,000 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
236 115 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 97.52% 97.46% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 213 80 46
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of job ads across the County Antrim region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in County Antrim

Software Developer
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +20 42 £34,500 -4.16% 4
Software Developer
Northern Ireland

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the County Antrim region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 34 (64.15%) .NET
2 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET
3 22 (41.51%) C#
4 20 (37.74%) XML
5 16 (30.19%) Java
5 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
6 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
6 13 (24.53%) VB.NET
7 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
8 11 (20.75%) HTML
9 10 (18.87%) Web Development
10 9 (16.98%) WinForms
11 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
11 8 (15.09%) PHP
11 8 (15.09%) VB
11 8 (15.09%) CSS
11 8 (15.09%) Oracle
11 8 (15.09%) Windows
11 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
11 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (15.09%) jQuery
12 7 (13.21%) MVC
12 7 (13.21%) Linux
12 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
12 7 (13.21%) SQL
12 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
12 7 (13.21%) Spring
13 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
13 6 (11.32%) C++

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 6 (11.32%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.77%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (11.32%) Big Data
2 6 (11.32%) Hadoop
2 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
2 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.77%) Advertising
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (64.15%) .NET
2 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET
3 20 (37.74%) XML
4 11 (20.75%) HTML
5 9 (16.98%) WinForms
6 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
6 8 (15.09%) CSS
6 8 (15.09%) jQuery
7 7 (13.21%) Spring
8 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
8 6 (11.32%) JSON
8 6 (11.32%) REST
9 5 (9.43%) Silverlight
9 5 (9.43%) Web Services
9 5 (9.43%) WPF
10 4 (7.55%) SOAP
11 3 (5.66%) HTML5
11 3 (5.66%) WCF
11 3 (5.66%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.32%) User Experience
3 3 (5.66%) Social Media
4 1 (1.89%) iPhone
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
2 10 (18.87%) Web Development
3 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
4 7 (13.21%) MVC
5 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.43%) Kanban
6 5 (9.43%) Scrum
6 5 (9.43%) SDLC
7 4 (7.55%) MVVM
7 4 (7.55%) OO
7 4 (7.55%) OOP
8 3 (5.66%) Cyber Intelligence
8 3 (5.66%) Open Source
8 3 (5.66%) TDD
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.77%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.77%) Mobile Development
9 2 (3.77%) Programmatic Advertising
9 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.89%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) C#
2 16 (30.19%) Java
3 13 (24.53%) VB.NET
4 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
5 8 (15.09%) PHP
5 8 (15.09%) VB
6 7 (13.21%) SQL
7 6 (11.32%) C++
8 4 (7.55%) Objective-C
9 3 (5.66%) Python
10 1 (1.89%) Perl
10 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Webrecruit
Salary: Very Competitive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Antrim
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Salary: £23000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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