The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Belfast region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 107 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 46.93% 32.08% 27.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 47.98% 33.01% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 103 23 12
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £28,700 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £38,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
223 103 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 97.81% 97.17% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 200 69 45
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Developer
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Belfast region.

Developer Salary Trend in Belfast

Developer
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Developer Salary Histogram in Belfast

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 83 (55.70%) Java
2 52 (34.90%) SQL
3 44 (29.53%) .NET
4 38 (25.50%) HTML
5 37 (24.83%) JavaScript
6 34 (22.82%) SQL Server
7 33 (22.15%) CSS
8 32 (21.48%) C#
9 31 (20.81%) Oracle
10 30 (20.13%) ASP.NET
11 29 (19.46%) Software Engineering
12 28 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (18.12%) XML
14 24 (16.11%) AngularJS
15 23 (15.44%) Web Development
16 21 (14.09%) Degree
17 20 (13.42%) jQuery
17 20 (13.42%) Microsoft
17 20 (13.42%) JMS
18 19 (12.75%) J2EE
18 19 (12.75%) PL/SQL
19 17 (11.41%) Relational Database
20 16 (10.74%) Spring
21 15 (10.07%) VB.NET
21 15 (10.07%) Web Services
21 15 (10.07%) Android Development
21 15 (10.07%) Android
22 14 (9.40%) Silverlight
22 14 (9.40%) .NET Framework
22 14 (9.40%) E-Commerce

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 13 (8.72%) WebSphere
2 9 (6.04%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.70%) NetWeaver
3 7 (4.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.03%) JBoss
5 3 (2.01%) CMS
5 3 (2.01%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.67%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.67%) Kentico
6 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.70%) NetSuite
2 3 (2.01%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) HTTP
2 1 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.82%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.41%) Relational Database
3 12 (8.05%) MySQL
4 7 (4.70%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.03%) Big Data
5 6 (4.03%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.03%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (6.04%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.70%) PVCS
3 4 (2.68%) gulp
3 4 (2.68%) Phabricator
3 4 (2.68%) webpack
4 3 (2.01%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.01%) Subversion
5 2 (1.34%) Mockito
General
1 8 (5.37%) Front Office
2 7 (4.70%) Retail
3 6 (4.03%) Advertising
4 5 (3.36%) Back Office
5 4 (2.68%) Banking
6 2 (1.34%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (29.53%) .NET
2 38 (25.50%) HTML
3 33 (22.15%) CSS
4 30 (20.13%) ASP.NET
5 27 (18.12%) XML
6 24 (16.11%) AngularJS
7 20 (13.42%) JMS
7 20 (13.42%) jQuery
8 19 (12.75%) J2EE
9 16 (10.74%) Spring
10 15 (10.07%) Web Services
11 14 (9.40%) .NET Framework
11 14 (9.40%) Silverlight
12 11 (7.38%) Hibernate
12 11 (7.38%) HTML5
12 11 (7.38%) Java EE 5
12 11 (7.38%) JSON
12 11 (7.38%) SOAP
12 11 (7.38%) WPF
13 10 (6.71%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.71%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.37%) User Experience
4 7 (4.70%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.03%) Smart Energy
6 4 (2.68%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.68%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.01%) Social Media
8 1 (0.67%) Derivative
8 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.67%) iPhone
8 1 (0.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.07%) Android
2 10 (6.71%) Linux
3 9 (6.04%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.70%) Windows
5 1 (0.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.46%) Software Engineering
2 28 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (15.44%) Web Development
4 15 (10.07%) Android Development
5 14 (9.40%) E-Commerce
6 13 (8.72%) Data Protection
6 13 (8.72%) MVC
6 13 (8.72%) TDD
7 12 (8.05%) Mentoring
7 12 (8.05%) OO
8 11 (7.38%) SDLC
9 9 (6.04%) iOS Development
9 9 (6.04%) Mobile Development
10 8 (5.37%) Scrum
11 7 (4.70%) Configuration Management
11 7 (4.70%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.70%) Cyber Intelligence
11 7 (4.70%) OOP
12 6 (4.03%) BDD
12 6 (4.03%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 83 (55.70%) Java
2 52 (34.90%) SQL
3 37 (24.83%) JavaScript
4 32 (21.48%) C#
5 19 (12.75%) PL/SQL
6 15 (10.07%) VB.NET
7 13 (8.72%) PHP
8 9 (6.04%) C++
8 9 (6.04%) VB
9 6 (4.03%) Ruby
9 6 (4.03%) Scala
10 4 (2.68%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.01%) Python
12 2 (1.34%) Perl
13 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (14.09%) Degree
2 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Docker
Vendors
1 31 (20.81%) Oracle
2 20 (13.42%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.70%) IBM
3 7 (4.70%) SAP
4 5 (3.36%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.34%) Adobe
6 1 (0.67%) Apple
6 1 (0.67%) ATG
6 1 (0.67%) Demandware
6 1 (0.67%) Epicor
6 1 (0.67%) HP
6 1 (0.67%) hybris
6 1 (0.67%) Infor
6 1 (0.67%) Murex
6 1 (0.67%) Sage
Belfast, County Antrim
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Mason Frank International
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Webrecruit
Salary: Very Competitive Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago