The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 55 70 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 27.50% 39.33% 30.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.21% 46.98% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 43 50 48
Average salary £33,000 £38,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
195 149 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 97.50% 83.71% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 117 93 98
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,000
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% -
Developer
UK

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

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 28 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -2 45 £31,500 -17.10% 11
County Londonderry 0 3 £63,750 - 1
Developer
UK

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 57 (49.57%) SQL
2 52 (45.22%) .NET
3 45 (39.13%) C#
4 40 (34.78%) HTML
5 35 (30.43%) Oracle
6 34 (29.57%) SQL Server
6 34 (29.57%) Degree
7 32 (27.83%) JavaScript
8 28 (24.35%) CSS
9 25 (21.74%) ASP.NET
9 25 (21.74%) Computer Science
10 23 (20.00%) Web Services
11 22 (19.13%) XML
11 22 (19.13%) Microsoft
12 21 (18.26%) OO
12 21 (18.26%) PL/SQL
13 20 (17.39%) jQuery
13 20 (17.39%) Unit Testing
14 19 (16.52%) Web Development
15 18 (15.65%) MVC
15 18 (15.65%) Finance
15 18 (15.65%) Java
15 18 (15.65%) Oracle Forms
16 16 (13.91%) PHP
16 16 (13.91%) Software Engineering
17 15 (13.04%) WCF
17 15 (13.04%) HTML5
17 15 (13.04%) Visual Studio
17 15 (13.04%) Windows
18 14 (12.17%) SharePoint

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (12.17%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.96%) Kentico
2 8 (6.96%) Umbraco
2 8 (6.96%) CMS
3 6 (5.22%) Node.js
4 5 (4.35%) IIS
4 5 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.74%) nginx
5 2 (1.74%) Apache
5 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) GIMP
2 2 (1.74%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.74%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (10.43%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.48%) Magento
3 2 (1.74%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) Network Security
2 1 (0.87%) Intranet
2 1 (0.87%) Internet
2 1 (0.87%) HTTP
2 1 (0.87%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (29.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (7.83%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.22%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.48%) MySQL
7 4 (3.48%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.48%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.74%) HSQLDB
9 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.74%) OLAP
9 2 (1.74%) OLTP
9 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.87%) Informix
10 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (15.65%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 9 (7.83%) JDeveloper
4 6 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.35%) NUnit
5 5 (4.35%) Rational Rose
5 5 (4.35%) MSTest
6 4 (3.48%) Subversion
7 3 (2.61%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.74%) Firebug
8 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.87%) JUnit
9 1 (0.87%) JIRA
9 1 (0.87%) eggPlant
9 1 (0.87%) Qt Creator
9 1 (0.87%) Mockito
General
1 18 (15.65%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Banking
3 4 (3.48%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.74%) Advertising
4 2 (1.74%) Games
5 1 (0.87%) Front Office
5 1 (0.87%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (45.22%) .NET
2 40 (34.78%) HTML
3 28 (24.35%) CSS
4 25 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 23 (20.00%) Web Services
6 22 (19.13%) XML
7 20 (17.39%) jQuery
8 15 (13.04%) WCF
8 15 (13.04%) HTML5
9 13 (11.30%) CSS3
10 12 (10.43%) Ajax
11 11 (9.57%) JSON
11 11 (9.57%) WPF
12 9 (7.83%) Silverlight
13 8 (6.96%) Spring
13 8 (6.96%) .NET Framework
13 8 (6.96%) Oracle ADF
13 8 (6.96%) ADO.NET
14 7 (6.09%) Hibernate
15 5 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.30%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.09%) Open Source
4 6 (5.22%) GIS
5 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.87%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (0.87%) Replication
5 1 (0.87%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.87%) Derivative
5 1 (0.87%) Statistics
5 1 (0.87%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.87%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.04%) Windows
2 9 (7.83%) Linux
3 5 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.74%) Android
4 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.74%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.26%) OO
2 20 (17.39%) Unit Testing
3 19 (16.52%) Web Development
4 18 (15.65%) MVC
5 16 (13.91%) Software Engineering
6 12 (10.43%) SOA
7 10 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (6.09%) OOP
10 6 (5.22%) Integration Testing
10 6 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.22%) Configuration Management
11 5 (4.35%) TDD
11 5 (4.35%) UML
11 5 (4.35%) Use Case
12 4 (3.48%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.48%) Validation
13 3 (2.61%) Workflow
13 3 (2.61%) Scrum
13 3 (2.61%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 57 (49.57%) SQL
2 45 (39.13%) C#
3 32 (27.83%) JavaScript
4 21 (18.26%) PL/SQL
5 18 (15.65%) Java
6 16 (13.91%) PHP
7 11 (9.57%) C++
8 10 (8.70%) Python
9 9 (7.83%) VB.NET
10 7 (6.09%) Ruby
11 5 (4.35%) C
12 4 (3.48%) T-SQL
12 4 (3.48%) PowerHouse
13 2 (1.74%) PHP5
13 2 (1.74%) Perl
14 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.87%) ABAP
14 1 (0.87%) VBA
14 1 (0.87%) Groovy
14 1 (0.87%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (29.57%) Degree
2 7 (6.09%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.22%) BC Cleared
3 6 (5.22%) CTC Cleared
3 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.35%) MCAD
4 5 (4.35%) MCSD
5 3 (2.61%) HNC
5 3 (2.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (30.43%) Oracle
2 22 (19.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.96%) EPiServer
4 6 (5.22%) ESRI
5 5 (4.35%) Northgate
5 5 (4.35%) Google
6 2 (1.74%) Facebook
6 2 (1.74%) IBM
6 2 (1.74%) Adobe
7 1 (0.87%) Murex
7 1 (0.87%) Sybase
7 1 (0.87%) SAP
7 1 (0.87%) Zend
7 1 (0.87%) Twitter
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