The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northern Ireland region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 15 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 8.13% 0.60% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.40% 0.61% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 4
Median salary £45,000 £37,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +13.84%
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
Senior Software 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
119 165 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 96.75% 98.21% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 90 87 106
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +26 10 £45,000 +21.62%
Senior Software Developer
UK

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Process Management
1 5 (50.00%) Ajax
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
1 5 (50.00%) Scala
1 5 (50.00%) HTML5
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) JBoss
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) RDBMS

Senior Software 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 5 (50.00%) JBoss
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Ajax
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) HTML5
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) Scala