Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 6 months to 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 170 160 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 44.50% 40.82% 23.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 45.09% 42.55% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 158 109 63
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -11.95%
10th Percentile £26,250 £19,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,750 £59,750 £53,550
Northern Ireland median annual salary £39,250 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +4.29% -7.89%

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 377 376 255
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.69% 95.92% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 280 235 204
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,500 £57,500
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -

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 16 October 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 16 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 0 168 £40,000 +8.11% 53
Developer
Northern Ireland

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 81 (47.65%) C#
2 76 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (40.59%) JavaScript
4 68 (40.00%) Java
5 57 (33.53%) HTML
6 56 (32.94%) .NET
7 49 (28.82%) CSS
8 46 (27.06%) Software Engineering
9 39 (22.94%) SQL
10 34 (20.00%) TDD
10 34 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 33 (19.41%) SQL Server
11 33 (19.41%) OO
11 33 (19.41%) MVC
12 32 (18.82%) AngularJS
13 28 (16.47%) jQuery
13 28 (16.47%) Git (software)
14 27 (15.88%) Refactoring
14 27 (15.88%) Spring
15 26 (15.29%) Web Development
16 24 (14.12%) Node.js
17 23 (13.53%) Microsoft
17 23 (13.53%) Linux
18 22 (12.94%) XML
18 22 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
19 20 (11.76%) Degree
19 20 (11.76%) Scrum
19 20 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
20 19 (11.18%) Oracle

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 2 (1.18%) EPiServer
1 2 (1.18%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.59%) Apache
2 1 (0.59%) CMS
2 1 (0.59%) Confluence
2 1 (0.59%) Kentico
2 1 (0.59%) nginx
2 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Magento
2 1 (0.59%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.59%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.12%) Apple Pay
3 7 (4.12%) Google Pay
3 7 (4.12%) Samsung Pay
4 3 (1.76%) PaaS
4 3 (1.76%) SaaS
4 3 (1.76%) Serverless
5 2 (1.18%) npm
5 2 (1.18%) Yarn
6 1 (0.59%) IaaS
6 1 (0.59%) Office 365
6 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.94%) PuTTY
2 4 (2.35%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.76%) Internet
4 1 (0.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (19.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.12%) Big Data
2 7 (4.12%) Blockchain
3 5 (2.94%) MariaDB
4 4 (2.35%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.76%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.18%) MySQL
6 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.18%) Power BI
6 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (16.47%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.24%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.29%) Maven
4 8 (4.71%) JIRA
4 8 (4.71%) JUnit
5 6 (3.53%) Bitbucket
5 6 (3.53%) Gradle
6 4 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.76%) Ant
7 3 (1.76%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.76%) Spock
7 3 (1.76%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.76%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.18%) gulp
8 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.59%) Selenium
9 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (9.41%) Finance
2 7 (4.12%) Financial Institution
2 7 (4.12%) Retail
3 5 (2.94%) Banking
4 3 (1.76%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.18%) Front Office
5 2 (1.18%) Marketing
6 1 (0.59%) Advertising
6 1 (0.59%) Legal
6 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (33.53%) HTML
2 56 (32.94%) .NET
3 49 (28.82%) CSS
4 34 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 32 (18.82%) AngularJS
6 28 (16.47%) jQuery
7 27 (15.88%) Spring
8 24 (14.12%) Node.js
9 22 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (12.94%) XML
10 18 (10.59%) JSON
11 17 (10.00%) Web Services
12 16 (9.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (8.82%) React
14 12 (7.06%) HTML5
15 11 (6.47%) WCF
16 10 (5.88%) REST
17 9 (5.29%) .NET Framework
17 9 (5.29%) WPF
18 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (8.82%) User Experience
3 12 (7.06%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.12%) Chip and PIN
4 7 (4.12%) Contactless
4 7 (4.12%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (4.12%) Mobile Payment
4 7 (4.12%) Smartcard
5 6 (3.53%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.35%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.35%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.35%) Tandem
8 3 (1.76%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.76%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.18%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.59%) Fintech
10 1 (0.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.53%) Linux
2 7 (4.12%) Android
3 6 (3.53%) Unix
4 5 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.06%) Software Engineering
3 34 (20.00%) TDD
4 33 (19.41%) MVC
4 33 (19.41%) OO
5 27 (15.88%) Refactoring
6 26 (15.29%) Web Development
7 20 (11.76%) Scrum
8 19 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (8.82%) Mentoring
10 12 (7.06%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (7.06%) Test Automation
11 11 (6.47%) Analytics
11 11 (6.47%) BDD
11 11 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (5.88%) SOA
12 10 (5.88%) Unit Testing
13 9 (5.29%) Multithreading
13 9 (5.29%) OOP
14 8 (4.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 81 (47.65%) C#
2 69 (40.59%) JavaScript
3 68 (40.00%) Java
4 39 (22.94%) SQL
5 19 (11.18%) Python
6 14 (8.24%) C++
7 8 (4.71%) C
7 8 (4.71%) Java 8
8 6 (3.53%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.53%) Scala
9 5 (2.94%) PHP
10 4 (2.35%) Kotlin
10 4 (2.35%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.76%) Go
11 3 (1.76%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.18%) ES6
12 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (11.76%) Degree
2 7 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.53%) Docker
2 5 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.59%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (13.53%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.18%) Oracle
3 7 (4.12%) Apple
3 7 (4.12%) Samsung
4 5 (2.94%) Twitter
5 3 (1.76%) IBM
5 3 (1.76%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.18%) Google
7 1 (0.59%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.59%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.59%) FXall
7 1 (0.59%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.59%) Netezza
7 1 (0.59%) Nintex
7 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.59%) Reuters
7 1 (0.59%) StreamBase
7 1 (0.59%) Sybase
7 1 (0.59%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.59%) VMware