Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Card
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 60 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - -
Permanent jobs citing Smartcard 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 2.56% 0.29% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.88% 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year -20.00% - -

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 205 183 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 52.43% 52.44% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 135 89 99
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% -5.00%
10th Percentile £20,700 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,250 £91,000 £58,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 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 +6 10 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Smartcard
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) OO
2 9 (90.00%) Apple
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) C
2 9 (90.00%) C++
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) JSON
2 9 (90.00%) Refactoring
2 9 (90.00%) Android
2 9 (90.00%) Contactless
2 9 (90.00%) Samsung
3 7 (70.00%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (70.00%) Mobile Payment
3 7 (70.00%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) Kanban
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (20.00%) Velocity
6 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (10.00%) Xen
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) SSH

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 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) SMPP
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
1 1 (10.00%) SSH
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Hazelcast
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) C++ Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Principal Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) JSON
1 9 (90.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Contactless
2 7 (70.00%) Chip and PIN
2 7 (70.00%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (70.00%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OO
2 9 (90.00%) Refactoring
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Kanban
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (10.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Apple
1 9 (90.00%) Samsung