The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 4 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 44 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 31.21% 2.27% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.12% 2.34% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
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
137 128 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 97.16% 96.97% 85.27%
Number of salaries quoted 68 83 141
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in County Antrim

Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 22 May 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 +20 44 £42,500 +70.00% 6
Software Engineer
Northern Ireland

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 42 (91.30%) Rapid7
2 30 (65.22%) Risk Management
3 28 (60.87%) Software Engineering
3 28 (60.87%) Open Source
4 16 (34.78%) Analytics
5 12 (26.09%) Ruby
5 12 (26.09%) Java
6 11 (23.91%) Management Information System
6 11 (23.91%) Metasploit
7 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (19.57%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (19.57%) Degree
8 9 (19.57%) Linux
8 9 (19.57%) Python
8 9 (19.57%) Network Security
8 9 (19.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (19.57%) Vulnerability Management
8 9 (19.57%) BDD
8 9 (19.57%) Database Security
8 9 (19.57%) User Experience
9 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
10 7 (15.22%) Mac OS X
10 7 (15.22%) XML
10 7 (15.22%) UNIX
10 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
10 7 (15.22%) Big Data
10 7 (15.22%) Computer Security
10 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
11 6 (13.04%) Web Services

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.87%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Network Security
2 4 (8.70%) Wireshark
2 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.35%) HTTPS
3 2 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
1 7 (15.22%) Big Data
2 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.04%) RDBMS
3 5 (10.87%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Metasploit
2 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.70%) Maven
2 4 (8.70%) Ant
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (4.35%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) Capybara
3 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) XML
2 6 (13.04%) Web Services
3 4 (8.70%) JSON
4 3 (6.52%) HTML
5 2 (4.35%) RESTful
5 2 (4.35%) .NET
5 2 (4.35%) SOAP
5 2 (4.35%) Spring
6 1 (2.17%) jQuery
6 1 (2.17%) Java EE
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.17%) CSS
6 1 (2.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (60.87%) Open Source
2 11 (23.91%) Management Information System
3 9 (19.57%) User Experience
4 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Mac OS X
2 7 (15.22%) UNIX
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Risk Management
2 28 (60.87%) Software Engineering
3 16 (34.78%) Analytics
4 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (19.57%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (19.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (19.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (19.57%) BDD
5 9 (19.57%) Database Security
6 7 (15.22%) Computer Security
7 6 (13.04%) SOA
8 5 (10.87%) OO
8 5 (10.87%) MapReduce
9 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.70%) Scrum
10 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.52%) Coaching
11 2 (4.35%) DevOps
11 2 (4.35%) Product Management
11 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) Ruby
1 12 (26.09%) Java
2 9 (19.57%) Python
3 6 (13.04%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.35%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.17%) C++
6 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) VirtualBox
2 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Nmap
2 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (91.30%) Rapid7
2 4 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
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Rapid7
Posted: 3 days ago
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