The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 19 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 8 2 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.08% 3.13% 17.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.25% 3.13% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 17
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Developer
County Antrim

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
97 64 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 97.98% 100.00% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 67 44 113
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Belfast

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 9 (75.00%) C#
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) MVC
5 7 (58.33%) XML
5 7 (58.33%) SQL
6 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (50.00%) WCF
6 6 (50.00%) jQuery
7 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
7 5 (41.67%) LINQ
7 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (41.67%) Advertising
7 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
7 5 (41.67%) MySQL
8 4 (33.33%) Oracle
8 4 (33.33%) Java
8 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (25.00%) HTML5
9 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
9 3 (25.00%) CSS3
9 3 (25.00%) WPF

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (16.67%) JBoss
4 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Hazelcast
4 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (16.67%) Redis
5 1 (8.33%) OLAP
5 1 (8.33%) OLTP
5 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Maven
1 3 (25.00%) NetBeans
2 2 (16.67%) Ant
2 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (16.67%) Gradle
2 2 (16.67%) Hudson
2 2 (16.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (16.67%) JBehave
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) JMeter
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) LoadUI
2 2 (16.67%) Mockito
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (41.67%) Advertising
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) XML
5 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) WCF
6 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
6 5 (41.67%) LINQ
7 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (25.00%) CSS3
8 3 (25.00%) HTML5
8 3 (25.00%) JMS
8 3 (25.00%) RESTful
8 3 (25.00%) Spring
8 3 (25.00%) WPF
9 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 2 (16.67%) Java EE
9 2 (16.67%) SOAP
9 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) VB
7 2 (16.67%) PHP
7 2 (16.67%) Ruby
8 1 (8.33%) VB6
8 1 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Sun Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
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