Period
to 24 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 6 months to 24 March 2019.

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
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 372 145 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 52.92% 43.54% 39.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 54.63% 44.75% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 253 123 149
County Antrim median annual salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £12,500 £27,300
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £60,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00% +7.14%

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 681 324 403
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.30% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 423 245 330
County Antrim median annual salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,050 £22,100 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

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 24 March 2019.

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 24 March 2019. 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 0 369 £41,500 +6.41% 59
Developer
Northern Ireland

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

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, 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.

1 241 (64.78%) C#
2 180 (48.39%) .NET
3 166 (44.62%) JavaScript
4 130 (34.95%) HTML
5 128 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
6 118 (31.72%) CSS
7 112 (30.11%) SQL
8 109 (29.30%) ASP.NET
9 107 (28.76%) MVC
10 103 (27.69%) AngularJS
11 93 (25.00%) Java
12 92 (24.73%) Microsoft
13 86 (23.12%) Software Engineering
14 84 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 82 (22.04%) jQuery
16 76 (20.43%) Degree
16 76 (20.43%) Microsoft Azure
17 65 (17.47%) Unit Testing
18 56 (15.05%) NoSQL
19 53 (14.25%) Python
20 52 (13.98%) SQL Server
21 47 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
22 45 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
23 43 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
24 42 (11.29%) OO
24 42 (11.29%) React
24 42 (11.29%) Front End Development
25 40 (10.75%) DevOps
25 40 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
25 40 (10.75%) TDD

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 18 (4.84%) Apache
2 6 (1.61%) IIS
3 4 (1.08%) Confluence
3 4 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.81%) CMS
4 3 (0.81%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.27%) JBoss
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (1.88%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 76 (20.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (5.91%) SaaS
4 17 (4.57%) Serverless
5 9 (2.42%) Office 365
6 7 (1.88%) PaaS
7 5 (1.34%) Azure Functions
7 5 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.34%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.54%) npm
9 1 (0.27%) Apple Pay
9 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.27%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.27%) Google Pay
9 1 (0.27%) Samsung Pay
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.76%) Internet
2 5 (1.34%) HTTP
2 5 (1.34%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.54%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (15.05%) NoSQL
2 52 (13.98%) SQL Server
3 23 (6.18%) MySQL
4 18 (4.84%) Azure SQL Database
5 12 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.88%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.34%) MariaDB
10 4 (1.08%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.81%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.81%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.54%) Power BI
12 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.27%) GIS
13 1 (0.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 40 (10.75%) Git (software)
2 20 (5.38%) webpack
3 14 (3.76%) TeamCity
4 13 (3.49%) JIRA
5 9 (2.42%) Bitbucket
6 7 (1.88%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.54%) Bower
8 2 (0.54%) Grunt
8 2 (0.54%) gulp
8 2 (0.54%) Maven
8 2 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.27%) Gradle
9 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.27%) JUnit
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.27%) Spock
General
1 30 (8.06%) Finance
2 11 (2.96%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.61%) Games
4 5 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.08%) Banking
6 3 (0.81%) Marketing
7 2 (0.54%) Legal
7 2 (0.54%) Retail
8 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (48.39%) .NET
2 130 (34.95%) HTML
3 118 (31.72%) CSS
4 109 (29.30%) ASP.NET
5 103 (27.69%) AngularJS
6 84 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 82 (22.04%) jQuery
8 42 (11.29%) React
9 39 (10.48%) .NET Core
10 36 (9.68%) HTML5
10 36 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 36 (9.68%) Web Services
11 32 (8.60%) Node.js
12 30 (8.06%) .NET Framework
13 27 (7.26%) REST
14 25 (6.72%) Swagger
15 21 (5.65%) Vue.js
15 21 (5.65%) WCF
16 18 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (4.84%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.22%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (8.33%) User Experience
4 28 (7.53%) Mobile App
5 20 (5.38%) Fintech
6 17 (4.57%) Cloud Native
7 11 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.69%) Cyberattack
9 9 (2.42%) Internet of Things
10 7 (1.88%) Derivative
11 5 (1.34%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.34%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.08%) Equities
12 4 (1.08%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 3 (0.81%) OTC Derivatives
13 3 (0.81%) Tandem
14 1 (0.27%) Chip and PIN
14 1 (0.27%) Contactless
14 1 (0.27%) Smartcard
14 1 (0.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.33%) Linux
2 14 (3.76%) Android
3 13 (3.49%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.88%) Unix
5 5 (1.34%) Solaris
6 3 (0.81%) Windows
7 2 (0.54%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (28.76%) MVC
3 86 (23.12%) Software Engineering
4 65 (17.47%) Unit Testing
5 47 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (11.29%) Front End Development
6 42 (11.29%) OO
7 40 (10.75%) DevOps
7 40 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (10.75%) TDD
8 39 (10.48%) Analytics
9 38 (10.22%) Web Development
10 35 (9.41%) Scrum
11 34 (9.14%) SDLC
12 32 (8.60%) Refactoring
13 30 (8.06%) BDD
14 29 (7.80%) Kanban
15 27 (7.26%) Microservices
16 26 (6.99%) Computer Science
17 22 (5.91%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 241 (64.78%) C#
2 166 (44.62%) JavaScript
3 112 (30.11%) SQL
4 93 (25.00%) Java
5 53 (14.25%) Python
6 25 (6.72%) PHP
7 14 (3.76%) C++
7 14 (3.76%) Scala
7 14 (3.76%) TypeScript
8 5 (1.34%) Perl
8 5 (1.34%) R
9 4 (1.08%) Java 8
9 4 (1.08%) Objective-C
10 3 (0.81%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.54%) C
11 2 (0.54%) Go
11 2 (0.54%) Java 9
11 2 (0.54%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.54%) VBA
12 1 (0.27%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 76 (20.43%) Degree
2 45 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.34%) PhD
5 2 (0.54%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.34%) QA
2 3 (0.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (7.80%) Docker
2 5 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.08%) Firmware
4 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 92 (24.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.69%) Oracle
3 9 (2.42%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.15%) ServiceNow
5 5 (1.34%) Twitter
6 3 (0.81%) Verint
7 2 (0.54%) Google
8 1 (0.27%) Apple
8 1 (0.27%) ESRI
8 1 (0.27%) Samsung
8 1 (0.27%) SAP