Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 54 33
Rank change year-on-year +22 -21 +5
Permanent jobs citing C 29 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 7.42% 1.43% 3.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.66% 1.95% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 9
County Antrim median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% +20.97%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £28,700
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% +7.14%

C is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 272 257 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 69.57% 73.43% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 216 159 109
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,350 £50,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +1.35%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for C in County Antrim

C
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for C in County Antrim

C
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in County Antrim over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for C in County Antrim

C
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 C within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 19 September 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 +20 29 £50,000 +25.00% 21
C
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing C 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 C.

1 29 (100.00%) C++
2 26 (89.66%) Software Engineering
3 21 (72.41%) Linux
4 15 (51.72%) Apple
5 13 (44.83%) Samsung
6 12 (41.38%) Mentoring
7 10 (34.48%) JSON
7 10 (34.48%) HTML
7 10 (34.48%) XML
8 9 (31.03%) OO
8 9 (31.03%) Smartcard
8 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (31.03%) Refactoring
8 9 (31.03%) Android
8 9 (31.03%) Contactless
9 8 (27.59%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (27.59%) Embedded C
10 7 (24.14%) Chip and PIN
10 7 (24.14%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (20.69%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (20.69%) Google
12 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
12 5 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
13 3 (10.34%) Collaborative Working
13 3 (10.34%) Mobile Wallet
13 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (10.34%) SDLC
13 3 (10.34%) R
13 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement

C
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) KDB
1 2 (6.90%) Kdb+
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Front Office
2 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Software Engineer
2 15 (51.72%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (44.83%) C Software Engineer
3 13 (44.83%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (34.48%) Principal Engineer
4 10 (34.48%) Principal Software Engineer
5 9 (31.03%) Developer
5 9 (31.03%) Embedded Engineer
5 9 (31.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (27.59%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 8 (27.59%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (27.59%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (24.14%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (24.14%) C++ Developer
7 7 (24.14%) Embedded C Engineer
7 7 (24.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 7 (24.14%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 7 (24.14%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (24.14%) Senior C Software Engineer
7 7 (24.14%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) HTML
1 10 (34.48%) JSON
1 10 (34.48%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) Velocity
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Contactless
1 9 (31.03%) Smartcard
2 8 (27.59%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (24.14%) Chip and PIN
3 7 (24.14%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (20.69%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
6 3 (10.34%) Mobile Wallet
7 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
7 2 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Android
3 2 (6.90%) Unix
4 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Software Engineering
2 12 (41.38%) Mentoring
3 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) OO
3 9 (31.03%) Refactoring
4 5 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.34%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.34%) Kanban
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
5 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Quantitative Finance
7 1 (3.45%) Data Science
7 1 (3.45%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (27.59%) Embedded C
3 3 (10.34%) R
4 2 (6.90%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) Embedded C++
4 2 (6.90%) MATLAB
4 2 (6.90%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Apple
2 13 (44.83%) Samsung
3 6 (20.69%) Google