Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was - 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.

Senior Software Engineer
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 40 28
Rank change year-on-year -15 -12 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.56% 1.01% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.12% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Belfast median annual salary - £58,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +67.86% -
County Antrim median annual salary - £58,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +67.86% -

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%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Belfast

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Belfast.

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Belfast

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior Software Engineer 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 Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team

Senior Software Engineer 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java