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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 9 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 22 19 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.79% 30.65% 27.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.29% 31.15% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 44
Median salary £32,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
154 61 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 89.53% 98.39% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 126 48 117
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +27.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -8 21 £34,000 -20.00% 7
County Down - 3 £29,500 -
Developer
UK

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 28 (51.85%) HTML
2 24 (44.44%) CSS
3 23 (42.59%) JavaScript
3 23 (42.59%) HTML5
4 19 (35.19%) .NET
5 18 (33.33%) C#
6 17 (31.48%) Java
7 15 (27.78%) SQL
8 14 (25.93%) jQuery
9 13 (24.07%) Ajax
10 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET
11 11 (20.37%) XML
11 11 (20.37%) WCF
12 10 (18.52%) PHP
13 9 (16.67%) MySQL
13 9 (16.67%) JSON
13 9 (16.67%) Web Development
13 9 (16.67%) Relational Database
14 8 (14.81%) REST
14 8 (14.81%) WebSphere
15 7 (12.96%) MVC
15 7 (12.96%) RDBMS
15 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
15 7 (12.96%) Linux
15 7 (12.96%) CSS3
16 6 (11.11%) Scala
16 6 (11.11%) OO
16 6 (11.11%) JBoss
16 6 (11.11%) Process Management

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 8 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
3 6 (11.11%) JBoss
4 3 (5.56%) CMS
4 3 (5.56%) WordPress
5 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.85%) Apache
6 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.85%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.85%) nginx
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.85%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) MySQL
2 9 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.96%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.85%) Big Data
4 1 (1.85%) GIS
4 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.85%) HSQLDB
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) OLAP
4 1 (1.85%) OLTP
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
1 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.85%) JUnit
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.56%) Marketing
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Billing
3 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) HTML
2 24 (44.44%) CSS
3 23 (42.59%) HTML5
4 19 (35.19%) .NET
5 14 (25.93%) jQuery
6 13 (24.07%) Ajax
7 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET
7 11 (20.37%) WCF
7 11 (20.37%) XML
8 9 (16.67%) JSON
9 8 (14.81%) REST
10 7 (12.96%) CSS3
11 6 (11.11%) Web Services
12 5 (9.26%) .NET Framework
12 5 (9.26%) Apache Cordova
13 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
13 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
14 3 (5.56%) JSF
14 3 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Social Media
1 5 (9.26%) User Experience
2 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) W3C
5 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.85%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Windows
3 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.70%) Android
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Web Development
2 7 (12.96%) MVC
3 6 (11.11%) OO
3 6 (11.11%) Process Management
4 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
5 4 (7.41%) iOS Development
5 4 (7.41%) OOP
5 4 (7.41%) SOA
6 3 (5.56%) Email Marketing
6 3 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (5.56%) Open Source
6 3 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.56%) Web Design
7 2 (3.70%) Android Development
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.70%) Graceful Degradation
7 2 (3.70%) Information Architecture
7 2 (3.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) JavaScript
2 18 (33.33%) C#
3 17 (31.48%) Java
4 15 (27.78%) SQL
5 10 (18.52%) PHP
6 6 (11.11%) Scala
7 3 (5.56%) Python
8 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.70%) Perl
8 2 (3.70%) Ruby
8 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.70%) VB
9 1 (1.85%) C
9 1 (1.85%) C++
9 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Apple
3 2 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (1.85%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
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