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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 8 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 14.81% 15.48% 15.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.33% 17.57% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 20
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
49 148 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 90.74% 88.10% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 41 85 89
Average salary £42,500 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.46% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £17,249 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +7 8 £35,000 +6.06% 6
Software Engineering
Northern Ireland

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 27 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 27 (50.00%) Rapid7
2 25 (46.30%) Java
3 23 (42.59%) Degree
4 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
4 19 (35.19%) HTML
5 17 (31.48%) CSS
5 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (27.78%) Risk Management
6 15 (27.78%) Open Source
7 14 (25.93%) Linux
7 14 (25.93%) C#
8 13 (24.07%) OO
8 13 (24.07%) Python
8 13 (24.07%) User Experience
9 12 (22.22%) Web Services
9 12 (22.22%) UNIX
9 12 (22.22%) C++
9 12 (22.22%) .NET
10 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (18.52%) Metasploit
11 10 (18.52%) Network Security
11 10 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
11 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
11 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
11 10 (18.52%) Database Security
11 10 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
11 10 (18.52%) Big Data
12 9 (16.67%) Analytics

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (9.26%) SAS
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.41%) Node.js
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.85%) Confluence
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) Apache
5 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Network Security
2 1 (1.85%) FTP
2 1 (1.85%) VPN
2 1 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
1 10 (18.52%) Big Data
1 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 7 (12.96%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (12.96%) RDBMS
3 6 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 5 (9.26%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (5.56%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Metasploit
2 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.56%) NUnit
2 3 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) JUnit
3 1 (1.85%) Mockito
3 1 (1.85%) Valgrind
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Software Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Graduate
3 6 (11.11%) Lead Software Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Product Owner
5 2 (3.70%) AWS Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (1.85%) .NET Developer
6 1 (1.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (1.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (1.85%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (1.85%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Test Specialist
6 1 (1.85%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (1.85%) Product Manager
6 1 (1.85%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) HTML
2 17 (31.48%) CSS
3 12 (22.22%) .NET
3 12 (22.22%) Web Services
4 9 (16.67%) HTML5
5 8 (14.81%) XML
6 5 (9.26%) SOAP
7 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
7 4 (7.41%) Spring
7 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.41%) JSON
7 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (7.41%) Entity Framework
7 4 (7.41%) CSS3
8 3 (5.56%) REST
8 3 (5.56%) RESTful
9 2 (3.70%) XSLT
10 1 (1.85%) LAMP
10 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 27 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (24.07%) User Experience
3 5 (9.26%) GIS
3 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.26%) Economics
3 5 (9.26%) Statistics
3 5 (9.26%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.26%) Physics
3 5 (9.26%) Chemistry
3 5 (9.26%) Psychology
4 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.56%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Linux
2 12 (22.22%) UNIX
3 9 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.70%) Solaris
5 1 (1.85%) Windows
5 1 (1.85%) Android
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) CentOS
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.78%) Risk Management
2 15 (27.78%) Open Source
3 13 (24.07%) OO
4 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (18.52%) Database Security
6 9 (16.67%) Analytics
6 9 (16.67%) Computer Security
7 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
7 8 (14.81%) OOP
7 8 (14.81%) Project Management
8 7 (12.96%) SOA
9 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.11%) Scrum
9 6 (11.11%) MapReduce
10 5 (9.26%) TDD
10 5 (9.26%) System Testing
10 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) Java
2 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.93%) C#
4 13 (24.07%) Python
5 12 (22.22%) C++
6 9 (16.67%) Ruby
7 3 (5.56%) C
7 3 (5.56%) PHP
7 3 (5.56%) SQL
8 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.85%) Perl
8 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Rapid7
2 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.67%) Oracle
4 5 (9.26%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) VMware
5 1 (1.85%) Coverity
5 1 (1.85%) New Relic
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