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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 6 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 22 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 14.38% 15.69% 15.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.92% 17.02% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 11
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
130 47 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 84.97% 92.16% 89.60%
Number of salaries quoted 106 39 92
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +63.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £17,249
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of job ads across the County Antrim region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +1 22 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Software Engineering
Northern Ireland

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 35 (87.50%) Degree
2 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 18 (45.00%) QA
3 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (42.50%) SharePoint
5 11 (27.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 10 (25.00%) Finance
7 9 (22.50%) Validation
7 9 (22.50%) Project Management
7 9 (22.50%) ISEB
7 9 (22.50%) Retail
7 9 (22.50%) Local Government
7 9 (22.50%) Selenium
7 9 (22.50%) SpecFlow
7 9 (22.50%) Issue Tracking
8 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (20.00%) Software Architecture
8 8 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (20.00%) Refactoring
8 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 8 (20.00%) C#
8 8 (20.00%) .NET
9 7 (17.50%) Java
9 7 (17.50%) Linux
10 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (15.00%) C++

Software Engineering
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 17 (42.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Bluetooth
1 3 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (7.50%) Wireless
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) GIS
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
2 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Selenium
1 9 (22.50%) SpecFlow
2 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Qt Creator
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Local Government
2 9 (22.50%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.00%) Electronics
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Graduate
2 9 (22.50%) QA Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Quality Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Manual Tester
4 4 (10.00%) QA Manual Tester
4 4 (10.00%) QA Tester
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Tester
5 3 (7.50%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) GIS Graduate
5 3 (7.50%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Principal Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) Spring
2 2 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) Ajax
3 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.50%) Ext JS
3 1 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.50%) FIXML
3 1 (2.50%) HTML5
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) JMS
3 1 (2.50%) jQuery
3 1 (2.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) Qt
3 1 (2.50%) REST
3 1 (2.50%) RESTful
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Biology
3 4 (10.00%) Chemistry
3 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (10.00%) Physics
4 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Debian
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
2 2 (5.00%) VxWorks
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 9 (22.50%) Issue Tracking
4 9 (22.50%) Project Management
4 9 (22.50%) Validation
5 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 8 (20.00%) Software Architecture
6 5 (12.50%) Open Source
7 4 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (7.50%) OO
8 3 (7.50%) Presales
8 3 (7.50%) SDLC
9 2 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (5.00%) Scrum
10 1 (2.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) C#
2 7 (17.50%) Java
3 6 (15.00%) C++
4 5 (12.50%) C
5 3 (7.50%) MATLAB
5 3 (7.50%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (87.50%) Degree
2 9 (22.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (45.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Sybase
3 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.50%) Coverity
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £45,000 (OTE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Ballyclare, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago