Period
to 18 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartcard over the 6 months to 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Card
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 63 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.92% 0.75% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 1.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
County Antrim median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
Northern Ireland median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -

Smartcard is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 327 185 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 50.39% 46.25% 37.08%
Number of salaries quoted 206 101 111
County Antrim median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £12,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £58,750
Northern Ireland median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -11.76%

Smartcard
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing Smartcard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Smartcard in County Antrim

Smartcard
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for Smartcard in County Antrim

Smartcard
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smartcard in County Antrim over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Smartcard in County Antrim

Smartcard
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 Smartcard within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 18 February 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 -9 6 £47,500 +18.75%
Smartcard
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, IT jobs citing Smartcard also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Smartcard.

1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 4 (66.67%) SMS
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) SMPP
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Xen
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) SSH
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Hazelcast
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (50.00%) Customer Requirements

Smartcard
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 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Apple Pay
2 2 (33.33%) Google Pay
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Samsung Pay
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SMPP
1 4 (66.67%) SMS
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) SSH
3 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (50.00%) Hazelcast
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP
3 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (33.33%) Contactless
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) Microservices
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Go
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Kibana
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Apple
1 2 (33.33%) Samsung