Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 6 months to 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 141 157 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 40.17% 45.38% 20.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.75% 48.16% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 124 111 49
County Antrim median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -7.89%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £70,000 £47,500
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -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 346 326 247
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.58% 94.22% 92.16%
Number of salaries quoted 234 256 192
County Antrim median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,300 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,125 £55,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +1 140 £37,500 - 57
Developer
Northern Ireland

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 61 (43.26%) C#
2 60 (42.55%) Java
2 60 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (36.88%) JavaScript
4 50 (35.46%) .NET
5 37 (26.24%) HTML
6 34 (24.11%) CSS
7 33 (23.40%) Software Engineering
8 28 (19.86%) AngularJS
9 27 (19.15%) ASP.NET
10 26 (18.44%) SQL
10 26 (18.44%) Spring
11 25 (17.73%) MVC
11 25 (17.73%) OO
12 24 (17.02%) SQL Server
13 22 (15.60%) Git (software)
14 21 (14.89%) Microsoft
15 20 (14.18%) Linux
15 20 (14.18%) Node.js
16 19 (13.48%) Web Development
16 19 (13.48%) Oracle
16 19 (13.48%) TDD
17 18 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (12.06%) Python
18 17 (12.06%) JSON
19 16 (11.35%) ASP.NET MVC
19 16 (11.35%) Finance
19 16 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
20 15 (10.64%) React
20 15 (10.64%) Web Services

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 (1.42%) Apache
1 2 (1.42%) EPiServer
1 2 (1.42%) nginx
1 2 (1.42%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.71%) CMS
2 1 (0.71%) Confluence
2 1 (0.71%) IIS
2 1 (0.71%) JBoss
2 1 (0.71%) Kentico
2 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.42%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.71%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.13%) PaaS
3 3 (2.13%) SaaS
4 2 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.71%) IaaS
5 1 (0.71%) npm
5 1 (0.71%) Office 365
5 1 (0.71%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.71%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) PuTTY
1 2 (1.42%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.67%) Big Data
3 4 (2.84%) MySQL
3 4 (2.84%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.13%) Power BI
4 3 (2.13%) Redis
4 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.42%) Blockchain
5 2 (1.42%) Hazelcast
5 2 (1.42%) KDB
5 2 (1.42%) Kdb+
5 2 (1.42%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.42%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (15.60%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.51%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.67%) Maven
4 6 (4.26%) JUnit
5 5 (3.55%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.55%) JIRA
6 4 (2.84%) Gradle
6 4 (2.84%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.13%) Ant
7 3 (2.13%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.42%) gulp
8 2 (1.42%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.71%) RStudio
9 1 (0.71%) Selenium
9 1 (0.71%) Spock
9 1 (0.71%) Subversion
9 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.71%) VisualVM
General
1 16 (11.35%) Finance
2 7 (4.96%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.84%) Banking
4 3 (2.13%) Front Office
4 3 (2.13%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.13%) Legal
4 3 (2.13%) Retail
5 2 (1.42%) Marketing
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (35.46%) .NET
2 37 (26.24%) HTML
3 34 (24.11%) CSS
4 28 (19.86%) AngularJS
5 27 (19.15%) ASP.NET
6 26 (18.44%) Spring
7 20 (14.18%) Node.js
8 17 (12.06%) JSON
9 16 (11.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (10.64%) React
10 15 (10.64%) Web Services
10 15 (10.64%) XML
11 13 (9.22%) jQuery
12 11 (7.80%) HTML5
12 11 (7.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (5.67%) RESTful
14 7 (4.96%) REST
15 6 (4.26%) JAX-WS
15 6 (4.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.09%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (5.67%) User Experience
4 6 (4.26%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.55%) Chip and PIN
5 5 (3.55%) Contactless
5 5 (3.55%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.55%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (3.55%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.55%) Smartcard
6 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.13%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.42%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.42%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.42%) iPhone
9 1 (0.71%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.71%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.18%) Linux
2 9 (6.38%) Unix
3 7 (4.96%) Android
4 5 (3.55%) Windows
5 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (23.40%) Software Engineering
3 25 (17.73%) MVC
3 25 (17.73%) OO
4 19 (13.48%) TDD
4 19 (13.48%) Web Development
5 16 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (9.93%) Refactoring
7 13 (9.22%) Mentoring
8 11 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (7.80%) SOA
9 10 (7.09%) Analytics
9 10 (7.09%) Multithreading
9 10 (7.09%) Scrum
9 10 (7.09%) SDLC
10 9 (6.38%) Test Automation
11 7 (4.96%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.26%) Open Source
12 6 (4.26%) Project Planning
12 6 (4.26%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 61 (43.26%) C#
2 60 (42.55%) Java
3 52 (36.88%) JavaScript
4 26 (18.44%) SQL
5 17 (12.06%) Python
6 14 (9.93%) C++
7 8 (5.67%) C
8 7 (4.96%) Java 8
9 6 (4.26%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.55%) Scala
11 4 (2.84%) Kotlin
11 4 (2.84%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.13%) PHP
12 3 (2.13%) Ruby
12 3 (2.13%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.42%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.42%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.42%) R
13 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (9.22%) Degree
2 4 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.42%) GDPR
2 2 (1.42%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.13%) Docker
1 3 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.48%) Oracle
3 5 (3.55%) Apple
3 5 (3.55%) IBM
3 5 (3.55%) Samsung
4 3 (2.13%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.42%) Google
5 2 (1.42%) Twitter
5 2 (1.42%) VMware
6 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.71%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.71%) FXall
6 1 (0.71%) Netezza
6 1 (0.71%) Nintex
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.71%) StreamBase
6 1 (0.71%) Sybase
6 1 (0.71%) Tableau
6 1 (0.71%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.71%) Xamarin