The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 15 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 13 54 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 11.82% 43.20% 32.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.15% 44.26% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 45 79
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -
Developer
County Antrim

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
107 122 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 97.27% 97.60% 91.78%
Number of salaries quoted 46 99 189
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 31 (52.54%) SQL
1 31 (52.54%) .NET
2 29 (49.15%) C#
3 21 (35.59%) Degree
3 21 (35.59%) Oracle
4 20 (33.90%) HTML
4 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
4 20 (33.90%) Computer Science
5 18 (30.51%) PL/SQL
6 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET
6 16 (27.12%) WCF
7 15 (25.42%) WPF
7 15 (25.42%) MVC
8 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
9 13 (22.03%) CSS
9 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
10 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
10 12 (20.34%) Oracle Forms
10 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (20.34%) Oracle EBS
11 11 (18.64%) OO
11 11 (18.64%) Web Services
11 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
12 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (16.95%) Windows
12 10 (16.95%) Web Development
12 10 (16.95%) .NET Framework
13 9 (15.25%) Java
13 9 (15.25%) C++
13 9 (15.25%) jQuery

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.47%) IIS
1 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.78%) Node.js
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.39%) Kentico
4 1 (1.69%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.69%) Drupal
4 1 (1.69%) FileNet
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) Network Security
2 2 (3.39%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) Intranet
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.08%) OLAP
4 3 (5.08%) OLTP
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.39%) MySQL
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.56%) JDeveloper
3 5 (8.47%) NUnit
3 5 (8.47%) Rational Rose
3 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.47%) MSTest
4 1 (1.69%) Mockito
4 1 (1.69%) Qt Creator
4 1 (1.69%) JUnit
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.69%) Law
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (52.54%) .NET
2 20 (33.90%) HTML
3 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET
3 16 (27.12%) WCF
4 15 (25.42%) WPF
5 13 (22.03%) CSS
6 11 (18.64%) Web Services
7 10 (16.95%) .NET Framework
7 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (15.25%) jQuery
9 8 (13.56%) XML
9 8 (13.56%) Oracle ADF
10 7 (11.86%) JSON
11 6 (10.17%) WF
12 5 (8.47%) Silverlight
12 5 (8.47%) Ajax
12 5 (8.47%) HTML5
12 5 (8.47%) XSLT
12 5 (8.47%) COM+
12 5 (8.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.39%) User Experience
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Replication
5 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.69%) Statistics
5 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.08%) Linux
4 2 (3.39%) UNIX
5 1 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) MVC
2 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
3 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.64%) OO
4 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
5 10 (16.95%) Web Development
6 7 (11.86%) SOA
7 5 (8.47%) UML
7 5 (8.47%) OOP
7 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.47%) Use Case
7 5 (8.47%) Integration Testing
7 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.08%) Multithreading
8 3 (5.08%) High Availability
8 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.08%) Workflow
8 3 (5.08%) TDD
9 2 (3.39%) Scrum
9 2 (3.39%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 31 (52.54%) SQL
2 29 (49.15%) C#
3 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
4 18 (30.51%) PL/SQL
5 9 (15.25%) C++
5 9 (15.25%) Java
6 8 (13.56%) VB.NET
7 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
8 5 (8.47%) C
8 5 (8.47%) PHP
9 4 (6.78%) Python
10 1 (1.69%) Tcl
10 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.69%) Jython
10 1 (1.69%) Ruby
10 1 (1.69%) Groovy
10 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.47%) MCAD
3 5 (8.47%) MCSD
3 5 (8.47%) HNC
3 5 (8.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Oracle
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.47%) Northgate
4 4 (6.78%) Google
5 2 (3.39%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.69%) Sybase
6 1 (1.69%) Cognos
6 1 (1.69%) IBM
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago