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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 24 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.06% 6.37% 11.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 6.57% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 17
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £43,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
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
95 198 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 97.94% 97.06% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 56 119 96
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,050 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 31 July 2015. 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 +1 2 £36,000 +10.76% 1
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) OLAP
1 1 (33.33%) OLTP
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) BBC
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C
Newry, County Down
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
WANdisco
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago