The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 11 23 5
Rank change year-on-year +12 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 29 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 12.03% 6.09% 20.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.43% 7.14% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 14
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £36,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +7.50%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 216 98 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 89.63% 85.22% 77.94%
Number of salaries quoted 179 58 46
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in County Antrim

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in County Antrim

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in County Antrim over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in County Antrim

Software Engineering
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 Software Engineering within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +13 28 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Software Engineering
Northern Ireland

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 37 (72.55%) Java
2 17 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (25.49%) Business Analysis
4 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
5 10 (19.61%) XML
5 10 (19.61%) Linux
5 10 (19.61%) Degree
6 9 (17.65%) JSON
6 9 (17.65%) Spring
6 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
6 9 (17.65%) C++
6 9 (17.65%) HTML
7 8 (15.69%) .NET
7 8 (15.69%) Banking
7 8 (15.69%) REST
8 7 (13.73%) SDLC
8 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (13.73%) Hibernate
8 7 (13.73%) Oracle
8 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
8 7 (13.73%) SQL
9 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
9 6 (11.76%) JDBC
9 6 (11.76%) Finance
9 6 (11.76%) JMS
9 6 (11.76%) Python
9 6 (11.76%) Hadoop
9 6 (11.76%) MongoDB
9 6 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (11.76%) Big Data

Software Engineering
Top Related 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 6 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (9.80%) NetWeaver
2 5 (9.80%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.80%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.96%) GemFire
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (11.76%) Big Data
2 6 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 6 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) LabVIEW
1 5 (9.80%) PVCS
2 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.96%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) NUnit
3 1 (1.96%) Selenium
3 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (15.69%) Banking
2 6 (11.76%) Finance
3 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) Developer
2 20 (39.22%) Java Developer
3 15 (29.41%) Software Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Architect
4 12 (23.53%) Java Architect
5 9 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 9 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Lead Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) Lead Software Developer
9 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Lead PHP Developer
9 4 (7.84%) PHP Developer
10 3 (5.88%) C++ Developer
10 3 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
10 3 (5.88%) C++/Java Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Senior Architect
10 3 (5.88%) Test Automation Specialist
10 3 (5.88%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) XML
2 9 (17.65%) HTML
2 9 (17.65%) JSON
2 9 (17.65%) Spring
3 8 (15.69%) .NET
3 8 (15.69%) REST
4 7 (13.73%) Hibernate
5 6 (11.76%) JDBC
5 6 (11.76%) JMS
6 5 (9.80%) Ajax
6 5 (9.80%) EJB
6 5 (9.80%) EJB 3.0
6 5 (9.80%) J2EE
6 5 (9.80%) Java EE 5
6 5 (9.80%) JAX-WS
6 5 (9.80%) JSF
6 5 (9.80%) JSP
6 5 (9.80%) Silverlight
6 5 (9.80%) Web Services
7 4 (7.84%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.80%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.92%) Social Media
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Unix
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 13 (25.49%) Business Analysis
3 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.73%) SDLC
4 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
4 5 (9.80%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (9.80%) Data Protection
4 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.80%) TDD
5 4 (7.84%) Cyber Intelligence
5 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
5 4 (7.84%) Web Development
6 3 (5.88%) API Development
6 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.88%) MVC
6 3 (5.88%) OO
6 3 (5.88%) Test Strategy
6 3 (5.88%) User Stories
7 2 (3.92%) OOP
7 2 (3.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) Java
2 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (17.65%) C++
4 7 (13.73%) SQL
5 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 6 (11.76%) Python
6 5 (9.80%) PHP
7 4 (7.84%) C#
7 4 (7.84%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) HNC
2 1 (1.96%) HND
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle
2 5 (9.80%) IBM
2 5 (9.80%) SAP
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
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