The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 16 26 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 11 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.24% 6.18% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.48% 6.97% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 0
Average salary £33,750 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
147 244 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 96.71% 88.73% 83.20%
Number of salaries quoted 101 146 98
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior Developer
County Antrim

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Belfast region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Belfast

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Belfast

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 28 (73.68%) CSS
2 22 (57.89%) HTML
2 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 22 (57.89%) Degree
3 19 (50.00%) Ajax
3 19 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (47.37%) C#
4 18 (47.37%) .NET
5 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
6 14 (36.84%) HTML5
6 14 (36.84%) CSS3
7 13 (34.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (34.21%) Sass
7 13 (34.21%) LESS
7 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
7 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
7 13 (34.21%) SQL
7 13 (34.21%) Web Development
7 13 (34.21%) JSON
7 13 (34.21%) Multimedia
7 13 (34.21%) Subversion
7 13 (34.21%) MVC
7 13 (34.21%) Finance
8 12 (31.58%) Visual Studio
9 11 (28.95%) Web Services
10 9 (23.68%) XML
10 9 (23.68%) OO
10 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
10 9 (23.68%) WCF
11 8 (21.05%) SharePoint

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.63%) Node.js
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
2 13 (34.21%) Subversion
3 12 (31.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (34.21%) Multimedia
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) CSS
2 22 (57.89%) HTML
3 19 (50.00%) Ajax
4 18 (47.37%) .NET
5 14 (36.84%) HTML5
5 14 (36.84%) CSS3
6 13 (34.21%) Sass
6 13 (34.21%) LESS
6 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
6 13 (34.21%) JSON
7 11 (28.95%) Web Services
8 9 (23.68%) XML
8 9 (23.68%) WCF
9 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
9 7 (18.42%) jQuery
10 6 (15.79%) LINQ
10 6 (15.79%) Silverlight
10 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (5.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Open Source
1 6 (15.79%) GIS
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Continuous Improvement
1 13 (34.21%) Web Development
1 13 (34.21%) MVC
2 9 (23.68%) OO
3 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 6 (15.79%) Time Management
4 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.79%) SOA
5 3 (7.89%) Refactoring
6 2 (5.26%) OOP
6 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.63%) TDD
7 1 (2.63%) CRM
7 1 (2.63%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 18 (47.37%) C#
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) PHP5
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) BC Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) CTC Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) ESRI
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Zend
3 1 (2.63%) Facebook
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter
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