The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 17 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 11 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 10.09% 0.75% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.48% 0.76% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 - £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior 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
105 131 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 96.33% 97.76% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 69 79 124
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 April 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +9 11 £45,000 - 5
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 14 (82.35%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) .NET
4 9 (52.94%) XML
4 9 (52.94%) jQuery
5 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
5 8 (47.06%) C#
6 7 (41.18%) MVC
7 6 (35.29%) Ajax
7 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
7 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (35.29%) HTML5
8 5 (29.41%) LINQ
8 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
8 5 (29.41%) WCF
8 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
8 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
8 5 (29.41%) Java
8 5 (29.41%) Advertising
9 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
9 4 (23.53%) Web Development
9 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
10 3 (17.65%) CSS3
10 3 (17.65%) Scala
10 3 (17.65%) WebSphere

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 3 (17.65%) JBoss
3 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
4 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
1 1 (5.88%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (29.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) CSS
2 11 (64.71%) HTML
3 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) jQuery
3 9 (52.94%) XML
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) Ajax
5 6 (35.29%) HTML5
6 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
6 5 (29.41%) LINQ
6 5 (29.41%) WCF
7 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (17.65%) CSS3
8 3 (17.65%) XHTML
9 2 (11.76%) JSON
9 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (11.76%) Sass
9 2 (11.76%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (11.76%) Web Services
9 2 (11.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) W3C
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Web Development
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Process Management
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Graceful Degradation
4 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (11.76%) Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Scala
5 3 (17.65%) VB
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 2 (11.76%) Ruby
7 1 (5.88%) VB6
7 1 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
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