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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 13 1
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 32 31 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 20.65% 20.95% 29.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.62% 21.09% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 48
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £48,250
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
148 147 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 95.48% 99.32% 98.93%
Number of salaries quoted 125 72 121
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £58,500
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +11 31 £40,000 -3.03% 9
County Londonderry - 1 £33,500 -
Developer
UK

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 40 (54.79%) HTML
1 40 (54.79%) CSS
2 37 (50.68%) .NET
3 35 (47.95%) C#
4 32 (43.84%) SQL Server
5 31 (42.47%) HTML5
6 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET
7 26 (35.62%) WCF
8 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
9 24 (32.88%) Java
9 24 (32.88%) Unit Testing
10 21 (28.77%) CSS3
11 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
11 19 (26.03%) SQL
12 17 (23.29%) .NET Framework
13 16 (21.92%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (20.55%) Apache Cordova
15 14 (19.18%) XML
15 14 (19.18%) jQuery
16 13 (17.81%) Ajax
17 12 (16.44%) Relational Database
17 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
18 11 (15.07%) SC Cleared
18 11 (15.07%) WebSphere
19 10 (13.70%) MVC
20 9 (12.33%) Linux
21 8 (10.96%) Web Services
21 8 (10.96%) Degree
22 7 (9.59%) JSON
22 7 (9.59%) Tomcat

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 16 (21.92%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (15.07%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.59%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.22%) JBoss
5 3 (4.11%) NetWeaver
5 3 (4.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.37%) CMS
7 1 (1.37%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.37%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.44%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.59%) MySQL
3 7 (9.59%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.37%) Maven
1 1 (1.37%) NetBeans
1 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Advertising
2 2 (2.74%) Banking
2 2 (2.74%) Investment Banking
2 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.74%) Retail
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (54.79%) CSS
1 40 (54.79%) HTML
2 37 (50.68%) .NET
3 31 (42.47%) HTML5
4 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET
5 26 (35.62%) WCF
6 21 (28.77%) CSS3
7 17 (23.29%) .NET Framework
8 15 (20.55%) Apache Cordova
9 14 (19.18%) jQuery
9 14 (19.18%) XML
10 13 (17.81%) Ajax
11 8 (10.96%) Web Services
12 7 (9.59%) JSON
13 5 (6.85%) JMS
13 5 (6.85%) REST
14 4 (5.48%) EJB 3.0
14 4 (5.48%) Java EE 5
14 4 (5.48%) JAX-WS
14 4 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (5.48%) User Experience
2 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) W3C
4 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.37%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.33%) Linux
2 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.74%) Windows
4 1 (1.37%) Android
4 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Unit Testing
2 10 (13.70%) MVC
3 7 (9.59%) OO
3 7 (9.59%) Web Development
4 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.22%) Process Management
4 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
5 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
5 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.48%) iOS Development
6 4 (5.48%) OOD
6 4 (5.48%) Web Design
7 3 (4.11%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.11%) System Testing
8 2 (2.74%) Coaching
8 2 (2.74%) Graceful Degradation
8 2 (2.74%) Information Architecture
8 2 (2.74%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.74%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (2.74%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.95%) C#
2 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
3 24 (32.88%) Java
4 19 (26.03%) SQL
5 6 (8.22%) PHP
5 6 (8.22%) Ruby
5 6 (8.22%) Scala
6 4 (5.48%) C++
6 4 (5.48%) Perl
6 4 (5.48%) Python
7 3 (4.11%) VB
7 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.37%) C
9 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.37%) VB6
9 1 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.07%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.96%) Degree
4 3 (4.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) IBM
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle
3 3 (4.11%) SAP
4 1 (1.37%) Apple
4 1 (1.37%) EPiServer
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