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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 10 21 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 32 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 20.92% 10.14% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.62% 12.71% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 4
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £22,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
130 118 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 84.97% 79.73% 67.26%
Number of salaries quoted 66 93 71
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £25,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 +14 32 £34,500 -13.75% 6
Software Engineering
Northern Ireland

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 41 (82.00%) Degree
2 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (52.00%) .NET
3 26 (52.00%) Computer Science
4 25 (50.00%) C#
4 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 24 (48.00%) Java
5 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
6 23 (46.00%) SQL
7 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
8 19 (38.00%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (34.00%) MVC
10 14 (28.00%) OO
10 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (28.00%) Web Development
10 14 (28.00%) Time Management
10 14 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (26.00%) Visual Studio
12 12 (24.00%) TDD
13 10 (20.00%) Linux
14 9 (18.00%) UNIX
14 9 (18.00%) CSS
14 9 (18.00%) Subversion
14 9 (18.00%) Multithreading
14 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
14 9 (18.00%) Java EE
15 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
15 8 (16.00%) HTML
15 8 (16.00%) Web Services

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (26.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (18.00%) Subversion
3 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Software Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.00%) Software Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) Java Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Integration Consultant
4 5 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (4.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.00%) Graduate
6 1 (2.00%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (52.00%) .NET
2 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (18.00%) CSS
4 9 (18.00%) Java EE
5 8 (16.00%) HTML
5 8 (16.00%) Web Services
6 7 (14.00%) WCF
6 7 (14.00%) jQuery
7 6 (12.00%) XML
7 6 (12.00%) XSLT
8 5 (10.00%) SOAP
8 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (10.00%) JSF
8 5 (10.00%) YUI
8 5 (10.00%) PrimeFaces
9 3 (6.00%) WPF
9 3 (6.00%) Silverlight
10 1 (2.00%) LINQ
10 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (52.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (38.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.00%) CAN bus
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) Firmware
4 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.00%) Statistics
4 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.00%) Physics
4 1 (2.00%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.00%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 9 (18.00%) UNIX
3 4 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) MVC
3 14 (28.00%) OO
3 14 (28.00%) Web Development
3 14 (28.00%) Time Management
4 12 (24.00%) TDD
5 9 (18.00%) Multithreading
6 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.00%) Refactoring
8 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.00%) Scrum
9 2 (4.00%) Coaching
9 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Integration Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Kanban
10 1 (2.00%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.00%) Product Management
10 1 (2.00%) BDD
10 1 (2.00%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) C#
2 24 (48.00%) Java
3 23 (46.00%) SQL
4 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.00%) C++
5 7 (14.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) Python
8 1 (2.00%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 41 (82.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) HNC
2 3 (6.00%) HND
3 1 (2.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) KANA
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago