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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 9 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 22 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 13.66% 38.00% 27.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.38% 38.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 30
Median salary £34,500 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% +39.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,000 £41,150
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
143 50 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 88.82% 100.00% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 117 37 72
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +39.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 August 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Belfast

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 26 (52.00%) HTML
2 22 (44.00%) CSS
2 22 (44.00%) HTML5
3 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (34.00%) .NET
5 16 (32.00%) C#
6 15 (30.00%) Java
7 13 (26.00%) SQL
7 13 (26.00%) jQuery
7 13 (26.00%) Ajax
8 11 (22.00%) WCF
9 10 (20.00%) PHP
9 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 10 (20.00%) XML
10 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (18.00%) JSON
11 8 (16.00%) Web Development
11 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
11 8 (16.00%) MySQL
11 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
12 7 (14.00%) REST
12 7 (14.00%) RDBMS
13 6 (12.00%) Scala
13 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
13 6 (12.00%) Process Management
13 6 (12.00%) Web Services
13 6 (12.00%) JBoss
13 6 (12.00%) CSS3
14 5 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
14 5 (10.00%) User Experience

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 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (12.00%) JBoss
2 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.00%) CMS
3 3 (6.00%) WordPress
4 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.00%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) Sitefinity
5 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) MySQL
2 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.00%) OLAP
4 1 (2.00%) OLTP
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Billing
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (52.00%) HTML
2 22 (44.00%) CSS
2 22 (44.00%) HTML5
3 17 (34.00%) .NET
4 13 (26.00%) Ajax
4 13 (26.00%) jQuery
5 11 (22.00%) WCF
6 10 (20.00%) XML
7 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (18.00%) JSON
8 7 (14.00%) REST
9 6 (12.00%) CSS3
9 6 (12.00%) Web Services
10 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
11 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
12 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
12 3 (6.00%) Laravel
12 3 (6.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Social Media
1 5 (10.00%) User Experience
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Web Development
2 6 (12.00%) Process Management
3 5 (10.00%) MVC
3 5 (10.00%) OO
3 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.00%) iOS Development
4 4 (8.00%) OOP
4 4 (8.00%) SOA
5 3 (6.00%) Email Marketing
5 3 (6.00%) Open Source
5 3 (6.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (6.00%) Web Design
6 2 (4.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (4.00%) Graceful Degradation
6 2 (4.00%) Information Architecture
6 2 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.00%) Use Case
7 1 (2.00%) Content Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (32.00%) C#
3 15 (30.00%) Java
4 13 (26.00%) SQL
5 10 (20.00%) PHP
6 6 (12.00%) Scala
7 2 (4.00%) Python
7 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.00%) VB
8 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Apple
4 1 (2.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
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