The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 41 67 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 27.89% 40.12% 27.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.47% 49.63% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 48 38
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
144 135 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 97.96% 80.84% 83.68%
Number of salaries quoted 82 93 85
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
County Antrim

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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Belfast

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 46 (50.55%) SQL
2 39 (42.86%) .NET
3 34 (37.36%) C#
4 32 (35.16%) Oracle
5 26 (28.57%) HTML
6 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
7 23 (25.27%) Degree
7 23 (25.27%) Computer Science
8 21 (23.08%) PL/SQL
8 21 (23.08%) Web Services
9 19 (20.88%) CSS
10 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
10 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET
11 17 (18.68%) OO
11 17 (18.68%) Oracle Forms
11 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
12 16 (17.58%) Java
12 16 (17.58%) XML
12 16 (17.58%) Finance
12 16 (17.58%) Unit Testing
13 15 (16.48%) MVC
13 15 (16.48%) Software Engineering
13 15 (16.48%) WCF
14 14 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (14.29%) Visual Studio
15 13 (14.29%) SharePoint
16 12 (13.19%) Oracle EBS
16 12 (13.19%) jQuery
17 11 (12.09%) SOA
17 11 (12.09%) Web Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 13 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.40%) IIS
2 4 (4.40%) Umbraco
2 4 (4.40%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (4.40%) Kentico
2 4 (4.40%) CMS
3 3 (3.30%) Node.js
4 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.30%) GIMP
2 3 (3.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) Network Security
2 2 (2.20%) 4G
3 1 (1.10%) Intranet
3 1 (1.10%) Internet
3 1 (1.10%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (2.20%) OLTP
6 2 (2.20%) OLAP
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.20%) MySQL
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.10%) Informix
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 9 (9.89%) JDeveloper
4 6 (6.59%) Subversion
4 6 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.49%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.40%) MSTest
6 4 (4.40%) NUnit
6 4 (4.40%) Rational Rose
7 3 (3.30%) Firebug
8 1 (1.10%) Mockito
8 1 (1.10%) Qt Creator
8 1 (1.10%) eggPlant
8 1 (1.10%) JUnit
8 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 16 (17.58%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.20%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Advertising
3 2 (2.20%) Games
3 2 (2.20%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (42.86%) .NET
2 26 (28.57%) HTML
3 21 (23.08%) Web Services
4 19 (20.88%) CSS
5 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET
6 16 (17.58%) XML
7 15 (16.48%) WCF
8 12 (13.19%) jQuery
9 11 (12.09%) JSON
9 11 (12.09%) WPF
9 11 (12.09%) HTML5
10 9 (9.89%) Silverlight
10 9 (9.89%) Ajax
11 8 (8.79%) Oracle ADF
11 8 (8.79%) ADO.NET
11 8 (8.79%) CSS3
12 7 (7.69%) Spring
12 7 (7.69%) .NET Framework
13 6 (6.59%) Hibernate
14 4 (4.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.27%) Computer Science
2 14 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.69%) Open Source
4 6 (6.59%) GIS
5 1 (1.10%) Replication
5 1 (1.10%) Statistics
5 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.99%) Windows
2 4 (4.40%) Linux
2 4 (4.40%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.30%) UNIX
4 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.68%) OO
2 16 (17.58%) Unit Testing
3 15 (16.48%) MVC
3 15 (16.48%) Software Engineering
4 11 (12.09%) Web Development
4 11 (12.09%) SOA
5 8 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.49%) OOP
8 5 (5.49%) Integration Testing
9 4 (4.40%) Use Case
9 4 (4.40%) UML
9 4 (4.40%) TDD
10 3 (3.30%) Refactoring
10 3 (3.30%) Scrum
10 3 (3.30%) Progressive Enhancement
10 3 (3.30%) Graceful Degradation
10 3 (3.30%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 46 (50.55%) SQL
2 34 (37.36%) C#
3 21 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
5 16 (17.58%) Java
6 9 (9.89%) C++
7 8 (8.79%) PHP
7 8 (8.79%) VB.NET
8 7 (7.69%) Ruby
9 4 (4.40%) C
10 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.30%) Python
11 2 (2.20%) PHP5
12 1 (1.10%) Groovy
12 1 (1.10%) Scala
12 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.10%) Korn
Qualifications
1 23 (25.27%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) BC Cleared
2 6 (6.59%) CTC Cleared
2 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) MCAD
3 4 (4.40%) MCSD
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.30%) HNC
4 3 (3.30%) HND
5 1 (1.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (35.16%) Oracle
2 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.59%) ESRI
4 4 (4.40%) Northgate
4 4 (4.40%) Google
4 4 (4.40%) EPiServer
5 3 (3.30%) Adobe
6 2 (2.20%) Facebook
6 2 (2.20%) IBM
7 1 (1.10%) Twitter
7 1 (1.10%) Sybase
7 1 (1.10%) Zend
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago