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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 1 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 71 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 39.66% 30.95% 10.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.28% 31.33% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 65 15 9
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,200 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £37,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
172 83 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 96.09% 98.81% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 139 58 49
Median salary £40,000 £65,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +73.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £33,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

Developer Salary Histogram in Belfast

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 59 (54.13%) Java
2 38 (34.86%) SQL
3 30 (27.52%) HTML
3 30 (27.52%) .NET
4 27 (24.77%) CSS
5 26 (23.85%) SQL Server
5 26 (23.85%) JavaScript
6 23 (21.10%) Web Development
7 22 (20.18%) Oracle
7 22 (20.18%) ASP.NET
7 22 (20.18%) XML
8 21 (19.27%) C#
8 21 (19.27%) Software Engineering
9 18 (16.51%) J2EE
9 18 (16.51%) JMS
10 17 (15.60%) Degree
11 16 (14.68%) PL/SQL
12 14 (12.84%) Spring
12 14 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (11.93%) PHP
13 13 (11.93%) WebSphere
13 13 (11.93%) jQuery
13 13 (11.93%) Data Protection
14 12 (11.01%) HTML5
14 12 (11.01%) AngularJS
15 11 (10.09%) MySQL
15 11 (10.09%) Web Services
15 11 (10.09%) Relational Database
15 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (9.17%) CSS3

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 13 (11.93%) WebSphere
2 9 (8.26%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.42%) NetWeaver
3 7 (6.42%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (5.50%) JBoss
5 5 (4.59%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (3.67%) CMS
7 3 (2.75%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.75%) WordPress
8 1 (0.92%) Kentico
8 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) Intranet
2 2 (1.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.09%) MySQL
2 11 (10.09%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.50%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.50%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.59%) Big Data
4 5 (4.59%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (6.42%) PVCS
2 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.67%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.75%) Subversion
5 2 (1.83%) gulp
5 2 (1.83%) Phabricator
5 2 (1.83%) webpack
General
1 5 (4.59%) Back Office
1 5 (4.59%) Marketing
2 4 (3.67%) Advertising
2 4 (3.67%) Banking
3 3 (2.75%) Front Office
4 2 (1.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Finance
5 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (27.52%) .NET
1 30 (27.52%) HTML
2 27 (24.77%) CSS
3 22 (20.18%) ASP.NET
3 22 (20.18%) XML
4 18 (16.51%) J2EE
4 18 (16.51%) JMS
5 14 (12.84%) Spring
6 13 (11.93%) jQuery
7 12 (11.01%) AngularJS
7 12 (11.01%) HTML5
8 11 (10.09%) Web Services
9 10 (9.17%) CSS3
9 10 (9.17%) Hibernate
10 9 (8.26%) Ajax
10 9 (8.26%) Java EE 5
10 9 (8.26%) JSON
10 9 (8.26%) Silverlight
11 8 (7.34%) Java EE
11 8 (7.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.34%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.34%) Social Media
3 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.50%) Smart Energy
3 6 (5.50%) User Experience
4 3 (2.75%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.26%) Linux
2 8 (7.34%) Windows
3 5 (4.59%) Android
4 4 (3.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.10%) Web Development
2 21 (19.27%) Software Engineering
3 14 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.93%) Data Protection
5 8 (7.34%) Mentoring
5 8 (7.34%) TDD
6 7 (6.42%) Configuration Management
6 7 (6.42%) E-Commerce
6 7 (6.42%) SDLC
7 6 (5.50%) Asset Management
7 6 (5.50%) EAM
7 6 (5.50%) MVC
7 6 (5.50%) OO
7 6 (5.50%) OOP
8 5 (4.59%) Android Development
8 5 (4.59%) Multithreading
8 5 (4.59%) Open Source
8 5 (4.59%) Scrum
9 4 (3.67%) iOS Development
9 4 (3.67%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (54.13%) Java
2 38 (34.86%) SQL
3 26 (23.85%) JavaScript
4 21 (19.27%) C#
5 16 (14.68%) PL/SQL
6 13 (11.93%) PHP
7 8 (7.34%) VB
8 7 (6.42%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.50%) Scala
10 4 (3.67%) Python
11 3 (2.75%) Ruby
12 2 (1.83%) C++
12 2 (1.83%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.92%) Perl
13 1 (0.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (15.60%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 22 (20.18%) Oracle
2 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.42%) IBM
3 7 (6.42%) NetSuite
3 7 (6.42%) SAP
4 1 (0.92%) Adobe
4 1 (0.92%) Apple
4 1 (0.92%) Epicor
4 1 (0.92%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.92%) HP
4 1 (0.92%) Infor
4 1 (0.92%) Sage
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