Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 132 122 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 34.46% 31.12% 21.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.48% 33.61% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 102 43 45
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -30.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £11,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £55,500 £46,200
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year +9.59% +8.15% -28.95%

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 343 363 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 89.56% 92.60% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 258 219 207
County Antrim median annual salary £40,750 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.19% -10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,850 £60,500
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +8.11%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in County Antrim

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in County Antrim.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in County Antrim

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in County Antrim over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in County Antrim

Agile Software Development
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 Agile Software Development within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +2 130 £40,000 +9.59% 38
Agile Software Development
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 53 (40.15%) JavaScript
2 49 (37.12%) Java
3 43 (32.58%) C#
4 40 (30.30%) HTML
5 34 (25.76%) .NET
5 34 (25.76%) TDD
5 34 (25.76%) Software Engineering
6 33 (25.00%) Scrum
6 33 (25.00%) CSS
7 32 (24.24%) Git (software)
8 30 (22.73%) SQL
9 26 (19.70%) Python
9 26 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (18.94%) Linux
10 25 (18.94%) AngularJS
11 23 (17.42%) MVC
12 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 22 (16.67%) Computer Science
13 21 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
13 21 (15.91%) Mentoring
14 19 (14.39%) Microsoft Azure
15 18 (13.64%) jQuery
15 18 (13.64%) OO
15 18 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
15 18 (13.64%) Jenkins
16 17 (12.88%) XML
16 17 (12.88%) JSON
17 16 (12.12%) Refactoring
17 16 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (12.12%) Web Services

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring 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 5 (3.79%) Confluence
2 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.52%) EPiServer
3 2 (1.52%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.76%) Apache
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.76%) JBoss
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.52%) nopCommerce
2 2 (1.52%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.76%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (14.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.55%) SaaS
4 5 (3.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.03%) Apple Pay
5 4 (3.03%) Google Pay
5 4 (3.03%) Samsung Pay
6 3 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (2.27%) PaaS
7 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.76%) Office 365
7 1 (0.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (3.79%) PuTTY
2 3 (2.27%) Internet
2 3 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.52%) Network Security
3 2 (1.52%) VPN
4 1 (0.76%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.79%) MariaDB
2 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.03%) Big Data
3 4 (3.03%) Blockchain
3 4 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.27%) Hazelcast
4 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.76%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.76%) MySQL
6 1 (0.76%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 32 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 13 (9.85%) JIRA
4 11 (8.33%) JUnit
5 8 (6.06%) Selenium
6 7 (5.30%) Gradle
7 6 (4.55%) Maven
8 5 (3.79%) Bitbucket
8 5 (3.79%) Subversion
8 5 (3.79%) TestNG
8 5 (3.79%) WebDriver
9 4 (3.03%) Spock
10 3 (2.27%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.27%) gulp
11 2 (1.52%) Ant
12 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.76%) CA Release Automation
12 1 (0.76%) GoCD
12 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (7.58%) Finance
2 7 (5.30%) Retail
3 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.27%) Banking
4 3 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.76%) Automotive
5 1 (0.76%) Law
5 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 76 (57.58%) Developer
2 34 (25.76%) Software Developer
3 29 (21.97%) Java Developer
4 18 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 18 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 17 (12.88%) C# Developer
6 14 (10.61%) .NET Software Developer
6 14 (10.61%) C# Software Developer
7 11 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Principal Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Principal Software Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Python Developer
9 7 (5.30%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (3.79%) C Software Engineer
11 5 (3.79%) CRM Consultant
11 5 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 5 (3.79%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (30.30%) HTML
2 34 (25.76%) .NET
3 33 (25.00%) CSS
4 25 (18.94%) AngularJS
5 18 (13.64%) jQuery
6 17 (12.88%) JSON
6 17 (12.88%) XML
7 16 (12.12%) ASP.NET
7 16 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (12.12%) Web Services
8 14 (10.61%) Node.js
9 13 (9.85%) REST
9 13 (9.85%) Spring
10 9 (6.82%) .NET Framework
10 9 (6.82%) WCF
11 8 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (5.30%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (5.30%) Entity Framework
12 7 (5.30%) RESTful
13 6 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.61%) User Experience
3 12 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 10 (7.58%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.30%) Public Cloud
7 6 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Cloud
8 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (3.03%) Contactless
9 4 (3.03%) Smartcard
10 3 (2.27%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.52%) Chip and PIN
11 2 (1.52%) Cloud Native
11 2 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.52%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (1.52%) PKI
12 1 (0.76%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.94%) Linux
2 6 (4.55%) Unix
3 4 (3.03%) Android
4 2 (1.52%) Windows
5 1 (0.76%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.76%) Software Engineering
1 34 (25.76%) TDD
2 33 (25.00%) Scrum
3 26 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (17.42%) MVC
5 21 (15.91%) Mentoring
6 18 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (13.64%) OO
7 16 (12.12%) Refactoring
8 14 (10.61%) Open Source
8 14 (10.61%) Test Automation
9 12 (9.09%) SDLC
9 12 (9.09%) Web Development
10 11 (8.33%) DevOps
10 11 (8.33%) Kanban
10 11 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (7.58%) Analytics
11 10 (7.58%) BDD
11 10 (7.58%) Unit Testing
12 9 (6.82%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 53 (40.15%) JavaScript
2 49 (37.12%) Java
3 43 (32.58%) C#
4 30 (22.73%) SQL
5 26 (19.70%) Python
6 16 (12.12%) C++
7 12 (9.09%) C
8 9 (6.82%) Ruby
9 8 (6.06%) Bash Shell
10 7 (5.30%) Scala
11 6 (4.55%) Perl
12 5 (3.79%) Java 8
13 4 (3.03%) Kotlin
14 3 (2.27%) Embedded C
14 3 (2.27%) Go
14 3 (2.27%) PHP
15 2 (1.52%) Embedded C++
15 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.76%) R
16 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (11.36%) Degree
2 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (5.30%) OSCP
4 5 (3.79%) CISSP
4 5 (3.79%) SANS
5 3 (2.27%) PMP
6 2 (1.52%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) GDPR
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (6.82%) Docker
2 6 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.76%) etcd
3 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.06%) Ansible
1 8 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (6.06%) Puppet
2 7 (5.30%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.76%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.76%) Grafana
3 1 (0.76%) logstash
3 1 (0.76%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.76%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.76%) Salt
3 1 (0.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.82%) Oracle
3 5 (3.79%) Twitter
4 4 (3.03%) Apple
4 4 (3.03%) IBM
4 4 (3.03%) Samsung
5 3 (2.27%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.52%) Google
7 1 (0.76%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.76%) Cognos
7 1 (0.76%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.76%) Nintex
7 1 (0.76%) StreamBase
7 1 (0.76%) Tableau
7 1 (0.76%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.76%) VMware