The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northern Ireland region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 36 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.89% 4.86% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 4.96% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
258 141 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 97.73% 97.92% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 230 108 66
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Northern Ireland region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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 -10 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) Oracle
4 11 (68.75%) JMS
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
6 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL
6 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
6 9 (56.25%) J2EE
6 9 (56.25%) WebSphere
6 9 (56.25%) Data Protection
7 8 (50.00%) Degree
7 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
8 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
8 7 (43.75%) Silverlight
8 7 (43.75%) Ajax
8 7 (43.75%) Java EE 5
8 7 (43.75%) EJB 3.0
8 7 (43.75%) JAX-WS
8 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
8 7 (43.75%) IBM
8 7 (43.75%) NetWeaver
8 7 (43.75%) JSF
8 7 (43.75%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (43.75%) PVCS
8 7 (43.75%) SAP
8 7 (43.75%) ISO 9001
8 7 (43.75%) EJB
8 7 (43.75%) JDBC
8 7 (43.75%) JSP
9 4 (25.00%) Tomcat

Senior 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 (56.25%) WebSphere
2 7 (43.75%) NetWeaver
2 7 (43.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (12.50%) JBoss
4 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) PVCS
2 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) JMS
2 9 (56.25%) J2EE
3 7 (43.75%) Ajax
3 7 (43.75%) EJB
3 7 (43.75%) EJB 3.0
3 7 (43.75%) Java EE 5
3 7 (43.75%) JAX-WS
3 7 (43.75%) JDBC
3 7 (43.75%) JSF
3 7 (43.75%) JSP
3 7 (43.75%) Silverlight
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) Drools
5 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 2 (12.50%) jBPM
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
5 2 (12.50%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Smart Energy
3 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Data Protection
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) EAM
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) User Stories
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) Programmatic Advertising
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Scala
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) IBM
2 7 (43.75%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft