Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 5 1
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 152 62 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 41.19% 20.60% 39.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 42.94% 22.71% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 109 55 44
County Antrim median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -11.95% +22.31%
10th Percentile £12,500 £28,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,500 £55,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year +4.29% -11.95% +13.57%

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 354 273 138
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 90.70% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 217 209 106
County Antrim median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% - +25.98%
10th Percentile £20,500 £27,400 £24,625
90th Percentile £53,000 £61,250 £65,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.41% -2.50% +21.21%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +4 150 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Newtownabbey - 1 - -
Developer
Northern Ireland

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the County Antrim region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 76 (50.00%) Java
2 62 (40.79%) JavaScript
3 56 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 54 (35.53%) C#
5 53 (34.87%) HTML
6 49 (32.24%) .NET
7 44 (28.95%) CSS
8 43 (28.29%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (23.68%) Oracle
10 35 (23.03%) SQL
10 35 (23.03%) ASP.NET
11 34 (22.37%) Finance
12 31 (20.39%) Spring
13 29 (19.08%) Web Services
14 28 (18.42%) Scrum
14 28 (18.42%) jQuery
14 28 (18.42%) AngularJS
15 27 (17.76%) Node.js
15 27 (17.76%) MVC
15 27 (17.76%) SQL Server
16 25 (16.45%) JSON
17 23 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
18 22 (14.47%) Software Engineering
18 22 (14.47%) TDD
18 22 (14.47%) Relational Database
18 22 (14.47%) React
19 21 (13.82%) Banking
19 21 (13.82%) RESTful
20 20 (13.16%) Jenkins
20 20 (13.16%) Docker

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 4 (2.63%) Confluence
1 4 (2.63%) GemFire
1 4 (2.63%) WebSphere
1 4 (2.63%) WordPress
2 3 (1.97%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.97%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.32%) CMS
3 2 (1.32%) Drupal
4 1 (0.66%) JBoss
4 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.97%) Magento
1 3 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.66%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.61%) npm
3 6 (3.95%) GitHub
3 6 (3.95%) Slack
4 5 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.32%) Trello
7 1 (0.66%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.97%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.76%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.47%) Relational Database
3 13 (8.55%) RDBMS
4 7 (4.61%) DocumentDB
4 7 (4.61%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.95%) Ingres
5 6 (3.95%) MySQL
5 6 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (3.29%) KDB
7 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.97%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 14 (9.21%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.89%) GitLab
4 11 (7.24%) TeamCity
5 8 (5.26%) JIRA
5 8 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (4.61%) JUnit
6 7 (4.61%) Mockito
6 7 (4.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (3.95%) Jasmine
7 6 (3.95%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (3.95%) Protractor
7 6 (3.95%) Subversion
8 4 (2.63%) Maven
9 3 (1.97%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.97%) JDeveloper
9 3 (1.97%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.97%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.66%) Grunt
10 1 (0.66%) Metasploit
General
1 34 (22.37%) Finance
2 21 (13.82%) Banking
3 13 (8.55%) Investment Banking
3 13 (8.55%) Legal
4 12 (7.89%) Prime Brokerage
5 8 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.97%) Front Office
6 3 (1.97%) Marketing
7 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.32%) Retail
8 1 (0.66%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (34.87%) HTML
2 49 (32.24%) .NET
3 44 (28.95%) CSS
4 35 (23.03%) ASP.NET
5 31 (20.39%) Spring
6 29 (19.08%) Web Services
7 28 (18.42%) AngularJS
7 28 (18.42%) jQuery
8 27 (17.76%) Node.js
9 25 (16.45%) JSON
10 22 (14.47%) React
11 21 (13.82%) RESTful
12 18 (11.84%) Spring Boot
13 17 (11.18%) XML
14 15 (9.87%) .NET Framework
15 12 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (7.89%) Entity Framework
15 12 (7.89%) JSON-LD
16 11 (7.24%) JMS
17 10 (6.58%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.55%) Mobile App
2 12 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.26%) User Experience
4 6 (3.95%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.97%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.97%) Equities
6 3 (1.97%) Fintech
7 2 (1.32%) Derivative
7 2 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.66%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.66%) Contactless
8 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.66%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.66%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.66%) Social Media
8 1 (0.66%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.18%) Windows
2 15 (9.87%) Unix
3 8 (5.26%) Linux
4 7 (4.61%) Android
5 6 (3.95%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.95%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.29%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (18.42%) Scrum
3 27 (17.76%) MVC
4 22 (14.47%) Software Engineering
4 22 (14.47%) TDD
5 19 (12.50%) SDLC
6 18 (11.84%) BDD
7 16 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 16 (10.53%) Workflow
8 14 (9.21%) OO
9 13 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.24%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (7.24%) Multithreading
10 11 (7.24%) Web Development
11 9 (5.92%) DevOps
11 9 (5.92%) Front End Development
11 9 (5.92%) Mobile Application Development
11 9 (5.92%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.26%) Unit Testing
13 7 (4.61%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 76 (50.00%) Java
2 62 (40.79%) JavaScript
3 54 (35.53%) C#
4 35 (23.03%) SQL
5 11 (7.24%) PHP
6 10 (6.58%) C
6 10 (6.58%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.26%) C++
7 8 (5.26%) Perl
8 7 (4.61%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.61%) Python
9 6 (3.95%) Objective-C
9 6 (3.95%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.63%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.63%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.63%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.32%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.32%) Ruby
12 1 (0.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (5.92%) Degree
2 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.29%) Postgraduate
3 5 (3.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.29%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.66%) CEH
5 1 (0.66%) CISSP
5 1 (0.66%) CSSLP
5 1 (0.66%) GIAC
5 1 (0.66%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) GDPR
1 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 20 (13.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (9.21%) Prometheus
2 12 (7.89%) Grafana
2 12 (7.89%) Kibana
2 12 (7.89%) Zipkin
3 4 (2.63%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 36 (23.68%) Oracle
3 12 (7.89%) New Relic
4 4 (2.63%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.63%) IBM
4 4 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.97%) Google
5 3 (1.97%) Sencha
6 2 (1.32%) Capita
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco
6 2 (1.32%) Murex
7 1 (0.66%) Apple
7 1 (0.66%) Samsung