The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer
Rank 33 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.31% - 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.40% - 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
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 Software Engineer
County Antrim

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Belfast

Senior Software Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Senior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery

Senior Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft