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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 10 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 16 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 15.38% 4.20% 5.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.00% 4.31% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 8
Median salary £45,000 £26,750 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.22% -20.74%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
100 116 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 96.15% 97.48% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 66 64 91
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +16 15 £45,000 +68.22% 2
Software Developer
Northern Ireland

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 11 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 7 (31.82%) jQuery
4 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
4 6 (27.27%) HTML
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) CSS
5 5 (22.73%) JBoss
5 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
5 5 (22.73%) C#
5 5 (22.73%) Process Management
5 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
5 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
5 5 (22.73%) Ajax
5 5 (22.73%) Scala
5 5 (22.73%) HTML5
6 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) WCF
7 3 (13.64%) Banking
7 3 (13.64%) Spring
7 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 3 (13.64%) Swing
7 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server

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 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 5 (22.73%) JBoss
2 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) NetWeaver
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) jQuery
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) Ajax
3 5 (22.73%) HTML5
4 4 (18.18%) WCF
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
5 3 (13.64%) Spring
5 3 (13.64%) Swing
5 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET
6 2 (9.09%) WPF
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
1 5 (22.73%) Process Management
2 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
2 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) API Development
5 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) Content Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) EAM
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) Scala
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago