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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 1 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 41 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 28.47% 41.77% 10.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.06% 42.31% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 11
Median salary £39,250 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +2.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
132 78 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 91.67% 98.73% 99.04%
Number of salaries quoted 88 56 52
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Belfast

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 39 (63.93%) Java
2 25 (40.98%) SQL
3 22 (36.07%) HTML
4 21 (34.43%) CSS
5 15 (24.59%) .NET
5 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
5 15 (24.59%) Web Development
6 14 (22.95%) J2EE
6 14 (22.95%) Oracle
6 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
7 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
7 13 (21.31%) JMS
7 13 (21.31%) Degree
8 12 (19.67%) Spring
8 12 (19.67%) C#
9 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
9 11 (18.03%) XML
9 11 (18.03%) jQuery
10 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
10 10 (16.39%) PL/SQL
10 10 (16.39%) Data Protection
10 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
11 9 (14.75%) HTML5
11 9 (14.75%) Java EE 5
11 9 (14.75%) WebSphere
11 9 (14.75%) Silverlight
11 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
11 9 (14.75%) Ajax
12 8 (13.11%) JSON
12 8 (13.11%) JSF

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 9 (14.75%) WebSphere
2 7 (11.48%) NetWeaver
2 7 (11.48%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (8.20%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.56%) CMS
4 4 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.92%) WordPress
6 2 (3.28%) JBoss
6 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.64%) Kentico
7 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.20%) MySQL
3 4 (6.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (6.56%) Big Data
3 4 (6.56%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.64%) OLAP
5 1 (1.64%) OLTP
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) PVCS
2 6 (9.84%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.92%) Subversion
General
1 5 (8.20%) Banking
1 5 (8.20%) Marketing
2 2 (3.28%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Billing
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.64%) Front Office
3 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) HTML
2 21 (34.43%) CSS
3 15 (24.59%) .NET
4 14 (22.95%) J2EE
5 13 (21.31%) JMS
6 12 (19.67%) Spring
7 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
7 11 (18.03%) jQuery
7 11 (18.03%) XML
8 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
8 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
9 9 (14.75%) Ajax
9 9 (14.75%) HTML5
9 9 (14.75%) Java EE 5
9 9 (14.75%) Silverlight
10 8 (13.11%) EJB
10 8 (13.11%) EJB 3.0
10 8 (13.11%) JDBC
10 8 (13.11%) JSF
10 8 (13.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.11%) Social Media
3 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.92%) User Experience
5 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.28%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.64%) iPhone
6 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Linux
1 8 (13.11%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Android
2 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
1 15 (24.59%) Web Development
2 10 (16.39%) Data Protection
3 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
4 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.84%) Multithreading
6 5 (8.20%) Open Source
6 5 (8.20%) TDD
6 5 (8.20%) Workflow
7 4 (6.56%) OOP
7 4 (6.56%) Scrum
7 4 (6.56%) SDLC
8 3 (4.92%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.92%) Email Marketing
8 3 (4.92%) MVC
8 3 (4.92%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (4.92%) SOA
8 3 (4.92%) UML
8 3 (4.92%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) Java
2 25 (40.98%) SQL
3 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.67%) C#
5 10 (16.39%) PL/SQL
6 7 (11.48%) PHP
7 4 (6.56%) Python
7 4 (6.56%) VB
8 2 (3.28%) Scala
8 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.64%) C++
9 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.64%) Perl
9 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Oracle
2 7 (11.48%) IBM
2 7 (11.48%) SAP
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe
4 1 (1.64%) Apple
4 1 (1.64%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.64%) HP
4 1 (1.64%) NetSuite
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