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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 16 3
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 30 26 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 29.13% 17.93% 25.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.30% 18.31% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 26
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,250
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
99 142 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 96.12% 97.93% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 74 68 91
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £80,000
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 30 May 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Belfast

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 38 (59.38%) HTML
1 38 (59.38%) CSS
2 36 (56.25%) .NET
3 32 (50.00%) C#
4 31 (48.44%) SQL Server
4 31 (48.44%) HTML5
5 26 (40.63%) WCF
5 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET
6 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
7 21 (32.81%) Unit Testing
7 21 (32.81%) CSS3
8 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
9 18 (28.13%) Java
10 17 (26.56%) .NET Framework
11 16 (25.00%) SQL
11 16 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
12 15 (23.44%) Apache Cordova
13 14 (21.88%) XML
13 14 (21.88%) Ajax
13 14 (21.88%) jQuery
14 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
15 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
15 11 (17.19%) WebSphere
16 10 (15.63%) MVC
17 9 (14.06%) Relational Database
18 8 (12.50%) Web Services
19 7 (10.94%) MySQL
19 7 (10.94%) RDBMS
19 7 (10.94%) Tomcat
19 7 (10.94%) JSON

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 16 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (17.19%) WebSphere
3 7 (10.94%) Tomcat
4 6 (9.38%) JBoss
5 3 (4.69%) NetWeaver
5 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.56%) CMS
6 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.56%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (48.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.94%) MySQL
3 7 (10.94%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.56%) Maven
1 1 (1.56%) NetBeans
1 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Advertising
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (59.38%) CSS
1 38 (59.38%) HTML
2 36 (56.25%) .NET
3 31 (48.44%) HTML5
4 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET
4 26 (40.63%) WCF
5 21 (32.81%) CSS3
6 17 (26.56%) .NET Framework
7 15 (23.44%) Apache Cordova
8 14 (21.88%) Ajax
8 14 (21.88%) jQuery
8 14 (21.88%) XML
9 8 (12.50%) Web Services
10 7 (10.94%) JSON
11 5 (7.81%) REST
12 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (6.25%) JMS
12 4 (6.25%) Spring
12 4 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (6.25%) User Experience
2 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.13%) W3C
3 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.56%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.56%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Unit Testing
2 10 (15.63%) MVC
3 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.38%) Process Management
3 6 (9.38%) Web Development
4 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.25%) OO
5 4 (6.25%) Web Design
6 3 (4.69%) Multithreading
6 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.13%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.13%) Coaching
7 2 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.13%) Graceful Degradation
7 2 (3.13%) Information Architecture
7 2 (3.13%) iOS Development
7 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.13%) SOA
8 1 (1.56%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.00%) C#
2 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 18 (28.13%) Java
4 16 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (9.38%) PHP
5 6 (9.38%) Scala
6 4 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.69%) VB
8 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.13%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) VB6
9 1 (1.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.81%) Degree
4 3 (4.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) IBM
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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Posted: 14 days ago