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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 4 17 5
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 48 13 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 33.10% 9.42% 19.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.82% 10.66% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 28
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
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
134 122 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 92.41% 88.41% 69.76%
Number of salaries quoted 59 79 117
Average salary £38,000 £29,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.91% -28.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
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 29 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 +14 48 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Software Engineering
Northern Ireland

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 32 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 27 (45.00%) Degree
2 27 (45.00%) Rapid7
3 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (35.00%) Java
5 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 19 (31.67%) HTML
7 17 (28.33%) CSS
7 17 (28.33%) Open Source
8 16 (26.67%) C++
9 15 (25.00%) C#
9 15 (25.00%) .NET
9 15 (25.00%) Risk Management
10 13 (21.67%) Web Services
10 13 (21.67%) OO
10 13 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (21.67%) User Experience
11 12 (20.00%) Linux
12 11 (18.33%) UNIX
12 11 (18.33%) Python
12 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
12 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
12 11 (18.33%) Unit Testing
12 11 (18.33%) HTML5
13 10 (16.67%) Network Security
13 10 (16.67%) Metasploit
13 10 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
13 10 (16.67%) Ruby
13 10 (16.67%) Project Management
13 10 (16.67%) Oracle

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.67%) SAS
2 4 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.00%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (3.33%) SaaS
4 1 (1.67%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) Big Data
2 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
4 6 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.33%) MySQL
7 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Metasploit
2 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.00%) NUnit
2 6 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) JUnit
3 1 (1.67%) Mockito
3 1 (1.67%) Valgrind
General
1 7 (11.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (51.67%) Software Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Developer
3 7 (11.67%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 7 (11.67%) Real Time Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) AWS Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Graduate
6 4 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Product Owner
8 1 (1.67%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (1.67%) Test Specialist
8 1 (1.67%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (1.67%) Principal Software Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (1.67%) DSP Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (1.67%) Java Developer
8 1 (1.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.67%) HTML
2 17 (28.33%) CSS
3 15 (25.00%) .NET
4 13 (21.67%) Web Services
5 11 (18.33%) HTML5
6 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 5 (8.33%) XML
8 4 (6.67%) SOAP
8 4 (6.67%) CSS3
9 3 (5.00%) Spring
9 3 (5.00%) JSON
9 3 (5.00%) RESTful
10 1 (1.67%) REST
10 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.67%) J2EE
10 1 (1.67%) WPF
10 1 (1.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 32 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (21.67%) User Experience
3 4 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.67%) Physics
3 4 (6.67%) Chemistry
3 4 (6.67%) Psychology
3 4 (6.67%) Statistics
3 4 (6.67%) Economics
3 4 (6.67%) GIS
3 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Linux
2 11 (18.33%) UNIX
3 9 (15.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.33%) Solaris
5 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.33%) Open Source
3 15 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 13 (21.67%) OO
4 13 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (18.33%) Unit Testing
6 10 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (16.67%) Project Management
6 10 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 10 (16.67%) Database Security
7 9 (15.00%) Analytics
7 9 (15.00%) Computer Security
8 8 (13.33%) TDD
8 8 (13.33%) Scrum
9 7 (11.67%) SOA
9 7 (11.67%) OOP
9 7 (11.67%) Network Management
10 6 (10.00%) BDD
10 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) Java
2 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (26.67%) C++
4 15 (25.00%) C#
5 11 (18.33%) Python
6 10 (16.67%) Ruby
6 10 (16.67%) C
7 5 (8.33%) SQL
8 2 (3.33%) PHP
9 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.67%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 27 (45.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) Rapid7
2 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.67%) Oracle
4 4 (6.67%) Business Objects
4 4 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) Coverity
5 1 (1.67%) Google
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