The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the County Antrim region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 24 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 15 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 8.38% 2.48% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.62% 2.96% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Average salary £34,250 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.51% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £20,250 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
174 135 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 97.21% 83.85% 83.70%
Number of salaries quoted 104 95 77
Average salary £30,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
Northern Ireland

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 31 July 2014. 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 +7 15 £34,250 -5.51% 3
Software Engineer
Northern Ireland

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (83.33%) Degree
3 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
4 11 (61.11%) MVC
4 11 (61.11%) Web Development
4 11 (61.11%) C#
4 11 (61.11%) SQL
4 11 (61.11%) .NET
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
4 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 11 (61.11%) Time Management
4 11 (61.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (55.56%) Visual Studio
6 5 (27.78%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) C++
8 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 2 (11.11%) CSS
8 2 (11.11%) C
8 2 (11.11%) Finance
8 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
9 1 (5.56%) Firmware
9 1 (5.56%) Advertising
9 1 (5.56%) Validation
9 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
9 1 (5.56%) Scrum
9 1 (5.56%) Objective-C

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (55.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
1 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
1 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) XSLT
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (5.56%) Qt
3 1 (5.56%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) LINQ
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
1 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
1 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (5.56%) CAN bus
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) MVC
3 11 (61.11%) Web Development
3 11 (61.11%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) Kanban
4 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
4 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) C
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
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