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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 25 15 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 13 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.61% 11.95% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.84% 14.39% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 2
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +21.21%
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
147 132 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 97.35% 83.02% 84.07%
Number of salaries quoted 79 94 78
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +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 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Belfast

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 10 (52.63%) Web Services
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) MVC
5 8 (42.11%) OO
5 8 (42.11%) C++
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) CSS
6 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) XML
6 7 (36.84%) JSON
7 6 (31.58%) Web Development
7 6 (31.58%) Ajax
7 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (31.58%) jQuery
8 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (26.32%) MSTest
8 5 (26.32%) HTML5
8 5 (26.32%) CSS3
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 4 (21.05%) Node.js
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (26.32%) MSTest
2 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 5 (26.32%) Rational Rose
2 5 (26.32%) NUnit
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) Mockito
4 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) Web Services
4 7 (36.84%) XML
4 7 (36.84%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) JSON
5 6 (31.58%) jQuery
5 6 (31.58%) Ajax
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
6 5 (26.32%) COM+
6 5 (26.32%) XSLT
6 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (26.32%) HTML5
6 5 (26.32%) CSS3
7 4 (21.05%) Backbone.js
7 4 (21.05%) WCF
8 1 (5.26%) Symfony
8 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (5.26%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) OO
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) Web Development
2 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) Use Case
3 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) SOA
3 5 (26.32%) UML
3 5 (26.32%) OOP
4 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) C++
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) PHP
4 5 (26.32%) C
5 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
5 4 (21.05%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) PHP5
6 1 (5.26%) Groovy
6 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) MCAD
1 5 (26.32%) MCSD
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) Northgate
4 4 (21.05%) Google
5 1 (5.26%) Zend
5 1 (5.26%) Facebook
5 1 (5.26%) Twitter
5 1 (5.26%) Sybase
Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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