The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 2 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 27 10 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 25.71% 6.45% 20.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.03% 8.70% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 29
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £39,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 115 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 82.86% 74.19% 60.51%
Number of salaries quoted 53 78 98
Average salary £38,000 £30,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,750 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in County Antrim

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in County Antrim

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 21 April 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 +18 27 £41,250 +26.92% 6
Software Engineering
Northern Ireland

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 40 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 39 (60.94%) Degree
3 27 (42.19%) TDD
4 26 (40.63%) Subversion
4 26 (40.63%) Java
4 26 (40.63%) Git (software)
5 25 (39.06%) OO
6 23 (35.94%) Linux
7 22 (34.38%) UNIX
7 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
8 21 (32.81%) Java EE
8 21 (32.81%) Multithreading
9 19 (29.69%) HTML
10 17 (26.56%) .NET
10 17 (26.56%) CSS
11 16 (25.00%) C#
12 14 (21.88%) C++
13 12 (18.75%) C
14 11 (17.19%) Open Source
15 10 (15.63%) Network Management
15 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (15.63%) Manufacturing
16 9 (14.06%) Unit Testing
16 9 (14.06%) HTML5
16 9 (14.06%) Rapid7
17 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
18 7 (10.94%) Web Services
18 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
18 7 (10.94%) Scrum

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) Node.js
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Force.com
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
2 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (40.63%) Subversion
1 26 (40.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.38%) NUnit
3 4 (6.25%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.56%) JUnit
4 1 (1.56%) Mockito
4 1 (1.56%) Valgrind
4 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (15.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Java Engineer
2 16 (25.00%) Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Software Engineer
4 10 (15.63%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 10 (15.63%) Real Time Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (9.38%) AWS Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Principal Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Test Automation Specialist
10 1 (1.56%) Development Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Automation Specialist
10 1 (1.56%) Java Applications Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Java Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.81%) Java EE
2 19 (29.69%) HTML
3 17 (26.56%) .NET
3 17 (26.56%) CSS
4 9 (14.06%) HTML5
5 7 (10.94%) Web Services
6 6 (9.38%) Entity Framework
6 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET
6 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
6 6 (9.38%) WCF
6 6 (9.38%) WPF
6 6 (9.38%) WF
6 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (7.81%) PrimeFaces
7 5 (7.81%) JSF
8 2 (3.13%) XML
8 2 (3.13%) jQuery
8 2 (3.13%) CSS3
9 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 11 (17.19%) Open Source
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Linux
2 22 (34.38%) UNIX
3 2 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.19%) TDD
3 25 (39.06%) OO
4 21 (32.81%) Multithreading
5 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (15.63%) Network Management
6 9 (14.06%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.94%) Scrum
8 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
8 6 (9.38%) Project Management
8 6 (9.38%) MVC
8 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 6 (9.38%) BDD
8 6 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (6.25%) Database Security
10 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (4.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) Java
2 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 16 (25.00%) C#
4 14 (21.88%) C++
5 12 (18.75%) C
6 5 (7.81%) SQL
7 2 (3.13%) PHP
8 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.56%) Python
8 1 (1.56%) Ruby
8 1 (1.56%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 39 (60.94%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Rapid7
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) Google
4 1 (1.56%) Coverity
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
Proteus Europe
Posted: 17 hours ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Antrim
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Carrickfergus
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
Proteus Europe
Posted: 6 days ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
Proteus Europe
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Rapid7
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
Rapid7
Posted: 12 days ago