Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 260 157 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 48.24% 40.57% 22.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 49.71% 42.09% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 183 118 52
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -11.39%
10th Percentile £26,250 £12,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies in County Antrim with a recognized job title 523 373 244
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 96.38% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 329 233 176
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% -3.03%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,350 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £63,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in County Antrim

Developer
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for Developer in County Antrim

Developer
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in County Antrim over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in County Antrim

Developer
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 Developer within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 9 December 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 0 259 £40,000 +6.67% 48
Developer
Northern Ireland

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Developer in the job title.

1 150 (57.69%) C#
2 113 (43.46%) JavaScript
3 103 (39.62%) .NET
3 103 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (34.23%) HTML
5 87 (33.46%) SQL
6 79 (30.38%) CSS
7 78 (30.00%) Java
8 68 (26.15%) Software Engineering
8 68 (26.15%) AngularJS
9 64 (24.62%) ASP.NET
10 62 (23.85%) MVC
11 56 (21.54%) jQuery
12 50 (19.23%) Degree
13 49 (18.85%) Microsoft
14 48 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
15 44 (16.92%) TDD
16 43 (16.54%) SQL Server
17 40 (15.38%) OO
17 40 (15.38%) Refactoring
18 38 (14.62%) Python
19 37 (14.23%) Microsoft Azure
20 36 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
20 36 (13.85%) Web Development
20 36 (13.85%) Scrum
21 34 (13.08%) Unit Testing
21 34 (13.08%) Node.js
21 34 (13.08%) Git (software)
21 34 (13.08%) Greenfield Project
22 30 (11.54%) User Experience

Developer Skill Set
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 9 (3.46%) Apache
2 5 (1.92%) Confluence
3 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.38%) CMS
4 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.38%) Kentico
4 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (2.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.38%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.38%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (8.46%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.08%) Serverless
4 5 (1.92%) Apple Pay
4 5 (1.92%) Google Pay
4 5 (1.92%) Office 365
4 5 (1.92%) Samsung Pay
5 4 (1.54%) SaaS
6 2 (0.77%) npm
6 2 (0.77%) Yarn
7 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.38%) IaaS
7 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.46%) Internet
2 5 (1.92%) PuTTY
3 3 (1.15%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.38%) HTTP
4 1 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.54%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.85%) NoSQL
3 10 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
3 10 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.08%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.31%) Blockchain
5 6 (2.31%) MySQL
5 6 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.92%) Big Data
6 5 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.92%) MariaDB
7 4 (1.54%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.15%) Cosmos DB
8 3 (1.15%) Hazelcast
9 2 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.77%) Power BI
9 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (13.08%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.38%) TeamCity
3 11 (4.23%) JIRA
4 10 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 10 (3.85%) webpack
5 9 (3.46%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.92%) JUnit
7 4 (1.54%) Maven
7 4 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.54%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.15%) Gradle
8 3 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.15%) Spock
9 2 (0.77%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.38%) gulp
10 1 (0.38%) Selenium
10 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (8.85%) Finance
2 8 (3.08%) Retail
3 4 (1.54%) Financial Institution
3 4 (1.54%) Games
3 4 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.15%) Banking
4 3 (1.15%) Legal
5 2 (0.77%) Front Office
5 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.38%) Advertising
6 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (39.62%) .NET
2 89 (34.23%) HTML
3 79 (30.38%) CSS
4 68 (26.15%) AngularJS
5 64 (24.62%) ASP.NET
6 56 (21.54%) jQuery
7 48 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (13.08%) Node.js
9 29 (11.15%) React
10 26 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 23 (8.85%) Spring
12 22 (8.46%) .NET Core
12 22 (8.46%) .NET Framework
12 22 (8.46%) WCF
12 22 (8.46%) XML
13 21 (8.08%) HTML5
14 20 (7.69%) REST
14 20 (7.69%) Web Services
15 15 (5.77%) JSON
16 14 (5.38%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.08%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (11.54%) User Experience
3 26 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (8.08%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.85%) Cloud Native
6 10 (3.85%) Fintech
7 8 (3.08%) Internet of Things
8 5 (1.92%) Chip and PIN
8 5 (1.92%) Contactless
8 5 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (1.92%) Smartcard
9 4 (1.54%) Derivative
9 4 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.54%) Equities
9 4 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.54%) Tandem
10 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.15%) Industrial Internet of Things
11 2 (0.77%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.85%) Linux
2 11 (4.23%) Android
3 6 (2.31%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.92%) Windows
5 4 (1.54%) Unix
6 1 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (26.15%) Software Engineering
3 62 (23.85%) MVC
4 44 (16.92%) TDD
5 40 (15.38%) OO
5 40 (15.38%) Refactoring
6 36 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (13.85%) Scrum
6 36 (13.85%) Web Development
7 34 (13.08%) Unit Testing
8 25 (9.62%) Analytics
9 24 (9.23%) BDD
10 22 (8.46%) Kanban
11 20 (7.69%) Front End Development
12 18 (6.92%) Microservices
12 18 (6.92%) Test Automation
13 17 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (6.15%) Mentoring
14 16 (6.15%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 150 (57.69%) C#
2 113 (43.46%) JavaScript
3 87 (33.46%) SQL
4 78 (30.00%) Java
5 38 (14.62%) Python
6 17 (6.54%) C++
7 16 (6.15%) PHP
8 10 (3.85%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.31%) Java 8
9 6 (2.31%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.31%) Scala
10 5 (1.92%) C
11 4 (1.54%) Go
12 3 (1.15%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.77%) ES6
14 1 (0.38%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.38%) VB
14 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (19.23%) Degree
2 21 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 18 (6.92%) Docker
2 5 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.15%) Firmware
4 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 49 (18.85%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.54%) Oracle
3 5 (1.92%) Apple
3 5 (1.92%) Samsung
3 5 (1.92%) Twitter
4 4 (1.54%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.77%) Verint
6 1 (0.38%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.38%) FXall
6 1 (0.38%) Google
6 1 (0.38%) IBM
6 1 (0.38%) Netezza
6 1 (0.38%) Nintex
6 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.38%) Reuters
6 1 (0.38%) SAP
6 1 (0.38%) StreamBase
6 1 (0.38%) Sybase
6 1 (0.38%) TIBCO