Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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

Senior Software Engineer
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 61 40
Rank change year-on-year -4 -21 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 9 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.48% 0.50% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 0.52% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
County Antrim median annual salary £50,000 - £70,000
10th Percentile £37,500 - £65,000
90th Percentile £52,500 - £75,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £50,000 - £70,000

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 589 385 263
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 96.25% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 338 244 196
County Antrim median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,725 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £61,250
Northern Ireland median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.67% - -6.25%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in County Antrim

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in County Antrim

Senior Software Engineer
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 Senior Software Engineer within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 18 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 -3 9 £50,000 - 2
Senior Software Engineer
Northern Ireland

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, Senior Software Engineer 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 Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) C
2 8 (88.89%) C++
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Embedded C
5 4 (44.44%) Samsung
5 4 (44.44%) Apple Pay
5 4 (44.44%) Samsung Pay
5 4 (44.44%) Google Pay
5 4 (44.44%) Google
5 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (44.44%) Apple
6 3 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (33.33%) Mobile Wallet
6 3 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (33.33%) SDLC
7 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (11.11%) Automotive
8 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
8 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (11.11%) OpenVMS
8 1 (11.11%) COBOL
8 1 (11.11%) SQL
8 1 (11.11%) Qt
8 1 (11.11%) R
8 1 (11.11%) FlexRay
8 1 (11.11%) V-Model
8 1 (11.11%) Test Automation

Senior Software Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Apple Pay
1 4 (44.44%) Google Pay
1 4 (44.44%) Samsung Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FlexRay
General
1 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Wallet
2 3 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C
1 8 (88.89%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded C
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL
3 1 (11.11%) R
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Apple
1 4 (44.44%) Google
1 4 (44.44%) Samsung