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 31 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
31 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 65 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 26.97% 41.94% 26.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.89% 50.39% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 30 48 32
Average salary £30,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.79% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £30,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
147 129 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 96.71% 83.23% 83.24%
Number of salaries quoted 77 93 76
Average salary £30,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 31 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Belfast

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 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 44 (55.70%) SQL
2 39 (49.37%) .NET
3 34 (43.04%) C#
4 33 (41.77%) Oracle
5 24 (30.38%) SQL Server
5 24 (30.38%) HTML
6 23 (29.11%) Computer Science
7 21 (26.58%) Degree
7 21 (26.58%) PL/SQL
8 20 (25.32%) Web Services
9 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET
10 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
11 17 (21.52%) OO
11 17 (21.52%) Oracle Forms
11 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
11 17 (21.52%) Unit Testing
12 16 (20.25%) XML
12 16 (20.25%) CSS
13 15 (18.99%) MVC
14 14 (17.72%) WCF
14 14 (17.72%) Visual Studio
15 13 (16.46%) SharePoint
16 12 (15.19%) SOA
16 12 (15.19%) jQuery
16 12 (15.19%) Software Engineering
16 12 (15.19%) Oracle EBS
16 12 (15.19%) Finance
16 12 (15.19%) Enterprise Software
17 11 (13.92%) Windows
17 11 (13.92%) Java

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (16.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.33%) IIS
3 4 (5.06%) CMS
3 4 (5.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.06%) Kentico
3 4 (5.06%) Node.js
3 4 (5.06%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.53%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) Network Security
2 1 (1.27%) Intranet
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (2.53%) MySQL
6 2 (2.53%) OLAP
6 2 (2.53%) OLTP
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.27%) Informix
7 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Oracle Forms
2 14 (17.72%) Visual Studio
3 9 (11.39%) JDeveloper
4 5 (6.33%) MSTest
4 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.33%) NUnit
4 5 (6.33%) Rational Rose
5 3 (3.80%) Subversion
6 2 (2.53%) Firebug
6 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.27%) Qt Creator
7 1 (1.27%) Mockito
7 1 (1.27%) JIRA
7 1 (1.27%) JUnit
General
1 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Games
4 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (49.37%) .NET
2 24 (30.38%) HTML
3 20 (25.32%) Web Services
4 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET
5 16 (20.25%) XML
5 16 (20.25%) CSS
6 14 (17.72%) WCF
7 12 (15.19%) jQuery
8 10 (12.66%) WPF
9 9 (11.39%) Silverlight
10 8 (10.13%) Oracle ADF
10 8 (10.13%) .NET Framework
10 8 (10.13%) JSON
10 8 (10.13%) HTML5
11 7 (8.86%) Ajax
11 7 (8.86%) ADO.NET
12 6 (7.59%) Spring
12 6 (7.59%) CSS3
13 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (6.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.11%) Computer Science
2 12 (15.19%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.86%) Open Source
4 6 (7.59%) GIS
5 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.27%) Replication
5 1 (1.27%) Statistics
5 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.53%) UNIX
3 2 (2.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) OO
1 17 (21.52%) Unit Testing
2 15 (18.99%) MVC
3 12 (15.19%) SOA
3 12 (15.19%) Software Engineering
4 9 (11.39%) Web Development
5 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.59%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.59%) Integration Testing
6 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.33%) Use Case
7 5 (6.33%) UML
7 5 (6.33%) OOP
8 3 (3.80%) TDD
8 3 (3.80%) Scrum
8 3 (3.80%) Refactoring
9 2 (2.53%) Workflow
9 2 (2.53%) Progressive Enhancement
9 2 (2.53%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.70%) SQL
2 34 (43.04%) C#
3 21 (26.58%) PL/SQL
4 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.92%) Java
6 9 (11.39%) C++
7 8 (10.13%) VB.NET
8 7 (8.86%) PHP
9 5 (6.33%) Ruby
9 5 (6.33%) C
10 4 (5.06%) Python
11 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.27%) Scala
12 1 (1.27%) Groovy
12 1 (1.27%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 21 (26.58%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) BC Cleared
2 6 (7.59%) CTC Cleared
2 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.33%) MCAD
3 5 (6.33%) MCSD
4 3 (3.80%) HNC
4 3 (3.80%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (41.77%) Oracle
2 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.59%) ESRI
4 5 (6.33%) Northgate
5 4 (5.06%) Google
5 4 (5.06%) EPiServer
6 2 (2.53%) IBM
6 2 (2.53%) Adobe
7 1 (1.27%) Facebook
7 1 (1.27%) Twitter
7 1 (1.27%) Zend
7 1 (1.27%) Sybase
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