The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Belfast region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 31 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 7 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.04% 6.73% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.11% 6.93% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 1
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
225 101 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 97.83% 97.12% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 199 71 53
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 23 February 2017.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Belfast

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) Oracle
4 11 (61.11%) JMS
5 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (50.00%) J2EE
6 9 (50.00%) WebSphere
6 9 (50.00%) Data Protection
6 9 (50.00%) Mentoring
7 8 (44.44%) Degree
8 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
8 7 (38.89%) Silverlight
8 7 (38.89%) Ajax
8 7 (38.89%) Java EE 5
8 7 (38.89%) EJB 3.0
8 7 (38.89%) JAX-WS
8 7 (38.89%) JSF
8 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
8 7 (38.89%) IBM
8 7 (38.89%) NetWeaver
8 7 (38.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (38.89%) PVCS
8 7 (38.89%) SAP
8 7 (38.89%) ISO 9001
8 7 (38.89%) EJB
8 7 (38.89%) JDBC
8 7 (38.89%) JSP
9 6 (33.33%) Relational Database

Senior 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 9 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (38.89%) NetWeaver
2 7 (38.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 2 (11.11%) JBoss
4 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) PVCS
2 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) JMS
2 9 (50.00%) J2EE
3 7 (38.89%) Ajax
3 7 (38.89%) EJB
3 7 (38.89%) EJB 3.0
3 7 (38.89%) Java EE 5
3 7 (38.89%) JAX-WS
3 7 (38.89%) JDBC
3 7 (38.89%) JSF
3 7 (38.89%) JSP
3 7 (38.89%) Silverlight
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) Drools
5 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) LAMP
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) Spring
5 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 9 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
3 4 (22.22%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) EAM
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) Kanban
4 2 (11.11%) OOP
4 2 (11.11%) Programmatic Advertising
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) UML
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Scala
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) IBM
2 7 (38.89%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft