The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northern Ireland region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 1 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 37 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 24.03% 35.82% 19.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.62% 36.92% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 17
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
139 65 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 90.26% 97.01% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 105 60 74
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Developer
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Developer Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Developer
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Developer
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -2 34 £35,000 -12.50% 15
County Down - 3 £29,500 -
County Londonderry - 2 £34,000 - 1
Developer
UK

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Northern Ireland region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 31 (44.29%) Java
2 30 (42.86%) HTML
3 25 (35.71%) CSS
4 23 (32.86%) JavaScript
5 20 (28.57%) HTML5
6 19 (27.14%) SQL
7 18 (25.71%) jQuery
8 17 (24.29%) .NET
9 16 (22.86%) Ajax
10 15 (21.43%) XML
11 14 (20.00%) C#
12 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
12 13 (18.57%) Web Development
12 13 (18.57%) JSON
13 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (15.71%) Spring
13 11 (15.71%) PHP
13 11 (15.71%) Linux
14 10 (14.29%) Tomcat
14 10 (14.29%) MySQL
14 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
14 10 (14.29%) Software Engineering
14 10 (14.29%) Degree
14 10 (14.29%) WebSphere
14 10 (14.29%) MVC
15 9 (12.86%) WCF
15 9 (12.86%) Oracle
15 9 (12.86%) J2EE
15 9 (12.86%) REST
15 9 (12.86%) AngularJS

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 10 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 10 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.57%) JBoss
3 4 (5.71%) CMS
3 4 (5.71%) NetWeaver
3 4 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.29%) WordPress
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.43%) Apache
6 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.43%) nginx
6 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.29%) MySQL
3 8 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.57%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.29%) Big Data
6 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.43%) GIS
7 1 (1.43%) HSQLDB
7 1 (1.43%) OLAP
7 1 (1.43%) OLTP
7 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.29%) PVCS
2 3 (4.29%) Subversion
2 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) JUnit
General
1 4 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Advertising
3 1 (1.43%) Billing
3 1 (1.43%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (42.86%) HTML
2 25 (35.71%) CSS
3 20 (28.57%) HTML5
4 18 (25.71%) jQuery
5 17 (24.29%) .NET
6 16 (22.86%) Ajax
7 15 (21.43%) XML
8 13 (18.57%) JSON
9 11 (15.71%) Spring
10 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 9 (12.86%) AngularJS
11 9 (12.86%) J2EE
11 9 (12.86%) REST
11 9 (12.86%) WCF
12 8 (11.43%) Hibernate
12 8 (11.43%) JMS
13 6 (8.57%) JSF
14 5 (7.14%) .NET Framework
14 5 (7.14%) EJB
14 5 (7.14%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Social Media
2 6 (8.57%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.57%) User Experience
3 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.86%) W3C
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Linux
2 8 (11.43%) Windows
3 6 (8.57%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.71%) Android
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.57%) Web Development
2 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.29%) MVC
3 10 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (8.57%) iOS Development
4 6 (8.57%) OO
4 6 (8.57%) Process Management
4 6 (8.57%) Workflow
5 5 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.14%) TDD
6 4 (5.71%) Android Development
6 4 (5.71%) Data Protection
6 4 (5.71%) Multithreading
6 4 (5.71%) OOP
6 4 (5.71%) Open Source
6 4 (5.71%) Scrum
7 3 (4.29%) Email Marketing
7 3 (4.29%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (4.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (4.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.29%) Java
2 23 (32.86%) JavaScript
3 19 (27.14%) SQL
4 14 (20.00%) C#
5 11 (15.71%) PHP
6 6 (8.57%) Scala
7 5 (7.14%) Python
8 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.29%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.29%) Perl
9 3 (4.29%) VB
10 2 (2.86%) Ruby
10 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.43%) C++
11 1 (1.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.43%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Oracle
2 4 (5.71%) IBM
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) SAP
3 2 (2.86%) Apple
4 1 (1.43%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.43%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
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