Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Developer
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 42 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +54
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 2.24% 0.34% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Belfast median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 -
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Belfast
Permanent vacancies in Belfast with a recognized job title 345 269 126
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 90.57% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 210 206 95
Belfast median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -5.88% +28.79%
10th Percentile £21,700 £27,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £53,875 £61,250 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.38% - +25.98%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings that featured Applications Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Belfast

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Belfast.

Salary trend for Applications Developer in Belfast

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Belfast over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Developer in Belfast

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Applications 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 Belfast region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Google
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) WordPress
3 3 (37.50%) Magento
3 3 (37.50%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (37.50%) Laravel
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) React
4 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) C#

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 3 (37.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Magento
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) Laravel
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) React
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (37.50%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Google