Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 4 9
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 97 92 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 29.39% 22.22% 19.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.88% 24.02% 21.55%
Number of salaries quoted 67 74 28
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -30.77% +52.94%
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -30.77% +52.94%

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 295 383 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 89.39% 92.51% 88.29%
Number of salaries quoted 216 314 113
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,250 £65,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 96 £40,000 -11.11% 36
Newtownabbey - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 34 (35.05%) Software Engineering
2 32 (32.99%) Java
3 31 (31.96%) TDD
4 30 (30.93%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (29.90%) Mentoring
6 28 (28.87%) Degree
7 27 (27.84%) JavaScript
8 25 (25.77%) Computer Science
9 19 (19.59%) Coaching
9 19 (19.59%) OO
9 19 (19.59%) Telecoms
9 19 (19.59%) Finance
9 19 (19.59%) Computer Science Degree
10 18 (18.56%) .NET
11 17 (17.53%) C#
11 17 (17.53%) Continuous Delivery
12 16 (16.49%) AngularJS
12 16 (16.49%) Time Management
12 16 (16.49%) HTML
12 16 (16.49%) Software Delivery
12 16 (16.49%) Blockchain
13 15 (15.46%) Linux
13 15 (15.46%) Scrum
13 15 (15.46%) Node.js
14 14 (14.43%) C++
15 13 (13.40%) SQL
16 12 (12.37%) C
16 12 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (12.37%) Microservices
16 12 (12.37%) SDLC

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 2 (2.06%) Confluence
1 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.03%) Apache
2 1 (1.03%) Drupal
2 1 (1.03%) IIS
2 1 (1.03%) JBoss
2 1 (1.03%) nginx
2 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.49%) Blockchain
2 7 (7.22%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.15%) Big Data
4 5 (5.15%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.12%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.09%) MySQL
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.06%) SQLite
8 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.03%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.03%) HSQLDB
8 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.03%) Power BI
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Eclipse
2 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.09%) JIRA
4 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.06%) JUnit
4 2 (2.06%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.03%) JMeter
5 1 (1.03%) Mocha
5 1 (1.03%) Mockito
5 1 (1.03%) Selenium
5 1 (1.03%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.03%) Subversion
5 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (19.59%) Finance
1 19 (19.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.12%) Banking
3 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.03%) Marketing
3 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (42.27%) Developer
2 19 (19.59%) Software Engineer
3 16 (16.49%) Blockchain Engineer
4 14 (14.43%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.28%) .NET Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Blockchain Software Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Principal Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Analyst
7 7 (7.22%) Applications Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Business Analyst
7 7 (7.22%) C Software Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Principal Software Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) ERP Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) ERP Business Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Technical Leader
10 4 (4.12%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.56%) .NET
2 16 (16.49%) AngularJS
2 16 (16.49%) HTML
3 15 (15.46%) Node.js
4 11 (11.34%) Web Services
5 9 (9.28%) CSS
5 9 (9.28%) XML
6 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET
6 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (8.25%) HTML5
6 8 (8.25%) JSON
7 7 (7.22%) Spring
8 5 (5.15%) React
8 5 (5.15%) REST
8 5 (5.15%) WCF
9 4 (4.12%) .NET Framework
9 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (4.12%) JAX-RS
9 4 (4.12%) JAX-WS
9 4 (4.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.77%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.19%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (5.15%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.12%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.06%) Contactless
7 2 (2.06%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.06%) Robotics
7 2 (2.06%) Smartcard
7 2 (2.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.46%) Linux
2 8 (8.25%) Windows
3 5 (5.15%) Android
4 4 (4.12%) CoreOS
5 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.06%) Unix
7 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.05%) Software Engineering
2 31 (31.96%) TDD
3 30 (30.93%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (29.90%) Mentoring
5 19 (19.59%) Coaching
5 19 (19.59%) OO
6 17 (17.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (16.49%) Software Delivery
7 16 (16.49%) Time Management
8 15 (15.46%) Scrum
9 12 (12.37%) Microservices
9 12 (12.37%) SDLC
10 11 (11.34%) BDD
10 11 (11.34%) MVC
10 11 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (8.25%) Exploratory Testing
12 7 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.22%) Test Automation
13 6 (6.19%) Integration Testing
13 6 (6.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.99%) Java
2 27 (27.84%) JavaScript
3 17 (17.53%) C#
4 14 (14.43%) C++
5 13 (13.40%) SQL
6 12 (12.37%) C
7 10 (10.31%) Ruby
8 9 (9.28%) Python
9 5 (5.15%) Bash Shell
9 5 (5.15%) Perl
9 5 (5.15%) PHP
10 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.03%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.03%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.03%) R
11 1 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (28.87%) Degree
2 19 (19.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.06%) HNC
3 2 (2.06%) HND
4 1 (1.03%) ISEB
4 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.03%) PhD
4 1 (1.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
2 4 (4.12%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.06%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) etcd
2 3 (3.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) Kubernetes
1 4 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.09%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.03%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.03%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
1 4 (4.12%) Oracle
2 2 (2.06%) Apple
2 2 (2.06%) BT
2 2 (2.06%) IBM
2 2 (2.06%) MuleSoft
2 2 (2.06%) Samsung
3 1 (1.03%) Blue Prism
3 1 (1.03%) Capita
3 1 (1.03%) HP
3 1 (1.03%) Red Hat