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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 110 44 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 39.15% 30.77% 25.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.00% 31.43% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 105 33 19
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
275 140 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 97.86% 97.90% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 245 107 67
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 £22,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 0 108 £37,500 - 13
County Armagh - 1 £22,500 -
County Tyrone - 1 £35,000 -
Developer
UK

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 85 (55.19%) Java
2 51 (33.12%) SQL
3 47 (30.52%) .NET
4 38 (24.68%) HTML
5 37 (24.03%) JavaScript
6 35 (22.73%) C#
6 35 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 33 (21.43%) CSS
8 31 (20.13%) ASP.NET
8 31 (20.13%) Oracle
9 29 (18.83%) Software Engineering
10 28 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (17.53%) XML
12 24 (15.58%) Web Development
12 24 (15.58%) AngularJS
13 22 (14.29%) jQuery
14 21 (13.64%) Degree
14 21 (13.64%) Relational Database
15 20 (12.99%) J2EE
15 20 (12.99%) Microsoft
15 20 (12.99%) JMS
16 19 (12.34%) PL/SQL
17 17 (11.04%) Spring
18 16 (10.39%) Silverlight
19 15 (9.74%) VB.NET
19 15 (9.74%) Web Services
20 14 (9.09%) TDD
20 14 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
21 13 (8.44%) Android Development
21 13 (8.44%) WebSphere

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 13 (8.44%) WebSphere
2 9 (5.84%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.55%) NetWeaver
3 7 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (3.90%) JBoss
5 4 (2.60%) CMS
6 3 (1.95%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.30%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.30%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.65%) Kentico
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.55%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.95%) HTTP
2 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 13 (8.44%) MySQL
4 7 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (3.90%) Big Data
5 6 (3.90%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.84%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.55%) PVCS
3 4 (2.60%) gulp
3 4 (2.60%) Phabricator
3 4 (2.60%) webpack
4 3 (1.95%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.95%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) Mockito
General
1 8 (5.19%) Front Office
2 6 (3.90%) Advertising
2 6 (3.90%) Retail
3 5 (3.25%) Back Office
4 4 (2.60%) Banking
5 2 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (30.52%) .NET
2 38 (24.68%) HTML
3 33 (21.43%) CSS
4 31 (20.13%) ASP.NET
5 27 (17.53%) XML
6 24 (15.58%) AngularJS
7 22 (14.29%) jQuery
8 20 (12.99%) J2EE
8 20 (12.99%) JMS
9 17 (11.04%) Spring
10 16 (10.39%) Silverlight
11 15 (9.74%) Web Services
12 13 (8.44%) .NET Framework
12 13 (8.44%) WPF
13 12 (7.79%) HTML5
14 11 (7.14%) Hibernate
14 11 (7.14%) Java EE 5
14 11 (7.14%) JSON
14 11 (7.14%) SOAP
15 10 (6.49%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.19%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.55%) User Experience
4 6 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.90%) Smart Energy
5 4 (2.60%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.60%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.95%) Social Media
7 1 (0.65%) Derivative
7 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.65%) iPad
7 1 (0.65%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.44%) Android
2 10 (6.49%) Linux
2 10 (6.49%) Windows
3 8 (5.19%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.83%) Software Engineering
2 28 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (15.58%) Web Development
4 14 (9.09%) TDD
5 13 (8.44%) Android Development
5 13 (8.44%) Data Protection
5 13 (8.44%) E-Commerce
5 13 (8.44%) MVC
6 12 (7.79%) Mentoring
6 12 (7.79%) OO
7 11 (7.14%) SDLC
8 8 (5.19%) iOS Development
8 8 (5.19%) Mobile Development
8 8 (5.19%) Scrum
9 7 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 7 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.55%) Cyber Intelligence
9 7 (4.55%) OOP
9 7 (4.55%) Workflow
10 6 (3.90%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (55.19%) Java
2 51 (33.12%) SQL
3 37 (24.03%) JavaScript
4 35 (22.73%) C#
5 19 (12.34%) PL/SQL
6 15 (9.74%) VB.NET
7 13 (8.44%) PHP
8 9 (5.84%) C++
9 8 (5.19%) VB
10 6 (3.90%) Ruby
10 6 (3.90%) Scala
11 4 (2.60%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.95%) Python
13 2 (1.30%) Perl
13 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.30%) Docker
Vendors
1 31 (20.13%) Oracle
2 20 (12.99%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.55%) IBM
3 7 (4.55%) SAP
4 4 (2.60%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.30%) Adobe
6 1 (0.65%) Apple
6 1 (0.65%) Epicor
6 1 (0.65%) HP
6 1 (0.65%) Infor
6 1 (0.65%) Murex
6 1 (0.65%) Sage
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