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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 4 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 12 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 21.43% 7.51% 11.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.58% 9.77% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 13
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
38 133 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 67.86% 76.88% 51.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35 79 50
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,600 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +19 12 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Software Engineering
Northern Ireland

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 59 (84.29%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (82.86%) Degree
3 57 (81.43%) Computer Science
4 49 (70.00%) TDD
5 48 (68.57%) Subversion
5 48 (68.57%) Git (software)
6 47 (67.14%) Java
7 45 (64.29%) UNIX
7 45 (64.29%) Linux
7 45 (64.29%) OO
7 45 (64.29%) Multithreading
7 45 (64.29%) Java EE
8 14 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (20.00%) PrimeFaces
8 14 (20.00%) JSF
9 13 (18.57%) C#
9 13 (18.57%) .NET
10 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
11 10 (14.29%) C++
11 10 (14.29%) HTML
11 10 (14.29%) C
11 10 (14.29%) CSS
11 10 (14.29%) Manufacturing
11 10 (14.29%) Network Management
12 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (8.57%) WCF
13 6 (8.57%) WPF
13 6 (8.57%) WF
14 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
14 5 (7.14%) Project Management

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 48 (68.57%) Subversion
1 48 (68.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.29%) NUnit
3 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (64.29%) Java Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Real Time Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (1.43%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (1.43%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (64.29%) Java EE
2 14 (20.00%) PrimeFaces
2 14 (20.00%) JSF
3 13 (18.57%) .NET
4 10 (14.29%) HTML
4 10 (14.29%) CSS
5 6 (8.57%) WCF
5 6 (8.57%) WPF
5 6 (8.57%) WF
6 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (4.29%) HTML5
8 3 (4.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (4.29%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.29%) Web Services
9 2 (2.86%) jQuery
10 1 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 57 (81.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.29%) Open Source
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Statistics
3 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.43%) Physics
3 1 (1.43%) Chemistry
3 1 (1.43%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 45 (64.29%) UNIX
1 45 (64.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (84.29%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (70.00%) TDD
3 45 (64.29%) OO
3 45 (64.29%) Multithreading
4 14 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (14.29%) Network Management
6 5 (7.14%) Project Management
7 4 (5.71%) MVC
8 3 (4.29%) Scrum
8 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.29%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.29%) BDD
9 2 (2.86%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.86%) Coaching
10 1 (1.43%) Time Management
10 1 (1.43%) Active Record
10 1 (1.43%) Analytics
10 1 (1.43%) Business Analysis
10 1 (1.43%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (67.14%) Java
2 13 (18.57%) C#
3 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.29%) C++
4 10 (14.29%) C
5 3 (4.29%) SQL
6 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.43%) Ruby
7 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 58 (82.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle
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