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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 32 24 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 16.33% 24.74% 27.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.78% 25.00% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 43
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
180 96 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 91.84% 98.97% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 145 56 118
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -1 31 £35,000 -9.09% 8
Developer
UK

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 32 (48.48%) HTML
2 31 (46.97%) .NET
2 31 (46.97%) CSS
3 29 (43.94%) C#
4 28 (42.42%) HTML5
5 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
6 22 (33.33%) Java
6 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 21 (31.82%) ASP.NET
8 20 (30.30%) WCF
9 17 (25.76%) jQuery
10 16 (24.24%) SQL
11 15 (22.73%) CSS3
12 14 (21.21%) Unit Testing
13 13 (19.70%) Ajax
14 12 (18.18%) .NET Framework
14 12 (18.18%) XML
15 11 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
16 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
16 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
16 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
16 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
17 9 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
17 9 (13.64%) MySQL
17 9 (13.64%) MVC
17 9 (13.64%) WebSphere
17 9 (13.64%) JSON
18 8 (12.12%) Web Development
18 8 (12.12%) PHP
18 8 (12.12%) Web Services

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 9 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 8 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.09%) JBoss
4 2 (3.03%) CMS
4 2 (3.03%) NetWeaver
4 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.52%) Apache
5 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.52%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.52%) nginx
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 9 (13.64%) MySQL
4 7 (10.61%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.52%) Big Data
6 1 (1.52%) GIS
6 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.52%) HSQLDB
6 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.52%) OLAP
6 1 (1.52%) OLTP
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.52%) JUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Maven
4 1 (1.52%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Billing
3 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (48.48%) HTML
2 31 (46.97%) .NET
2 31 (46.97%) CSS
3 28 (42.42%) HTML5
4 21 (31.82%) ASP.NET
5 20 (30.30%) WCF
6 17 (25.76%) jQuery
7 15 (22.73%) CSS3
8 13 (19.70%) Ajax
9 12 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 12 (18.18%) XML
10 11 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
11 9 (13.64%) JSON
12 8 (12.12%) REST
12 8 (12.12%) Web Services
13 5 (7.58%) Hibernate
13 5 (7.58%) Spring
14 4 (6.06%) JMS
14 4 (6.06%) JSF
14 4 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.58%) User Experience
3 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Social Media
5 2 (3.03%) W3C
6 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.52%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Linux
2 6 (9.09%) Windows
3 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Unit Testing
2 9 (13.64%) MVC
3 8 (12.12%) Web Development
4 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.09%) OO
4 6 (9.09%) Process Management
5 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.06%) iOS Development
5 4 (6.06%) OOP
5 4 (6.06%) SOA
6 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (4.55%) Multithreading
6 3 (4.55%) Open Source
6 3 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.55%) Web Design
7 2 (3.03%) Information Architecture
7 2 (3.03%) OOD
7 2 (3.03%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.94%) C#
2 22 (33.33%) Java
2 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (24.24%) SQL
4 8 (12.12%) PHP
5 6 (9.09%) Scala
6 4 (6.06%) Ruby
7 3 (4.55%) Python
7 3 (4.55%) VB
8 2 (3.03%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.03%) Perl
9 1 (1.52%) C
9 1 (1.52%) C++
9 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
1 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle
3 3 (4.55%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) Apple
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
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