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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 1 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 46 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 26.74% 37.76% 11.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.75% 38.54% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 12
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £38,850
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
160 96 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 93.02% 97.96% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 113 73 62
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 41 £39,250 +4.66% 24
County Londonderry - 3 £32,750 -
County Tyrone - 1 £35,000 -
Developer
UK

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 43 (64.18%) Java
2 26 (38.81%) SQL
3 24 (35.82%) HTML
4 23 (34.33%) CSS
5 17 (25.37%) J2EE
6 16 (23.88%) .NET
6 16 (23.88%) Web Development
7 15 (22.39%) Spring
7 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
7 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
8 14 (20.90%) Oracle
8 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
9 13 (19.40%) C#
9 13 (19.40%) JMS
9 13 (19.40%) Degree
9 13 (19.40%) jQuery
9 13 (19.40%) AngularJS
10 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET
11 11 (16.42%) XML
11 11 (16.42%) Hibernate
11 11 (16.42%) HTML5
12 10 (14.93%) Data Protection
12 10 (14.93%) PL/SQL
13 9 (13.43%) Linux
13 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (13.43%) JSF
13 9 (13.43%) WebSphere
13 9 (13.43%) Ajax
13 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
13 9 (13.43%) Silverlight

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 (13.43%) WebSphere
2 7 (10.45%) NetWeaver
2 7 (10.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.46%) CMS
5 4 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.97%) WordPress
6 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.99%) JBoss
7 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.49%) Apache
8 1 (1.49%) Kentico
8 1 (1.49%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) MySQL
3 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.97%) Big Data
5 4 (5.97%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.49%) GIS
7 1 (1.49%) HSQLDB
7 1 (1.49%) OLAP
7 1 (1.49%) OLTP
7 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.49%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Eclipse
1 7 (10.45%) PVCS
2 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.48%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) JUnit
General
1 5 (7.46%) Banking
1 5 (7.46%) Marketing
2 2 (2.99%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Billing
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.49%) Front Office
3 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.82%) HTML
2 23 (34.33%) CSS
3 17 (25.37%) J2EE
4 16 (23.88%) .NET
5 15 (22.39%) Spring
6 13 (19.40%) AngularJS
6 13 (19.40%) JMS
6 13 (19.40%) jQuery
7 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET
8 11 (16.42%) Hibernate
8 11 (16.42%) HTML5
8 11 (16.42%) XML
9 9 (13.43%) Ajax
9 9 (13.43%) Java EE 5
9 9 (13.43%) JSF
9 9 (13.43%) Silverlight
10 8 (11.94%) EJB
10 8 (11.94%) JDBC
10 8 (11.94%) JSON
10 8 (11.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.94%) Social Media
3 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.48%) User Experience
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.49%) iPad
6 1 (1.49%) iPhone
6 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Linux
2 8 (11.94%) Windows
3 3 (4.48%) Android
4 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Web Development
2 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
3 10 (14.93%) Data Protection
4 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.94%) Configuration Management
6 7 (10.45%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.45%) TDD
6 7 (10.45%) Workflow
7 6 (8.96%) Multithreading
7 6 (8.96%) MVC
8 5 (7.46%) Open Source
9 4 (5.97%) OOP
9 4 (5.97%) Scrum
9 4 (5.97%) SDLC
10 3 (4.48%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.48%) ERP
10 3 (4.48%) OO
10 3 (4.48%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (4.48%) SOA
10 3 (4.48%) UML
Programming Languages
1 43 (64.18%) Java
2 26 (38.81%) SQL
3 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
4 13 (19.40%) C#
5 10 (14.93%) PL/SQL
6 7 (10.45%) PHP
7 5 (7.46%) Python
8 4 (5.97%) VB
9 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.99%) Perl
10 2 (2.99%) Scala
11 1 (1.49%) C++
11 1 (1.49%) Ruby
11 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Oracle
2 7 (10.45%) IBM
2 7 (10.45%) SAP
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) Apple
4 2 (2.99%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe
5 1 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
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