The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Developer
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 98 40 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 35.90% 31.75% 33.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.40% 32.79% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83 26 27
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 262 122 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 95.97% 96.83% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 222 77 72
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Northern Ireland

Developer
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Developer in Northern Ireland

Developer
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Northern Ireland

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 Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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 +1 98 £37,500 +4.16% 24
Developer
UK

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Developer in the job title.

1 88 (52.38%) Java
2 62 (36.90%) SQL
3 59 (35.12%) .NET
4 49 (29.17%) C#
5 47 (27.98%) JavaScript
6 41 (24.40%) HTML
7 40 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 40 (23.81%) ASP.NET
8 37 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (20.24%) CSS
10 32 (19.05%) Oracle
11 30 (17.86%) Software Engineering
12 29 (17.26%) AngularJS
13 28 (16.67%) Relational Database
14 24 (14.29%) jQuery
14 24 (14.29%) Microsoft
15 23 (13.69%) Degree
16 22 (13.10%) XML
17 20 (11.90%) Web Services
17 20 (11.90%) PL/SQL
17 20 (11.90%) Web Development
17 20 (11.90%) WPF
18 19 (11.31%) MVC
19 18 (10.71%) E-Commerce
20 17 (10.12%) .NET Framework
21 16 (9.52%) Silverlight
21 16 (9.52%) JMS
21 16 (9.52%) OO
21 16 (9.52%) J2EE
21 16 (9.52%) VB.NET

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 10 (5.95%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.57%) JBoss
2 6 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.38%) NetWeaver
4 4 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.79%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.19%) CMS
6 2 (1.19%) IIS
7 1 (0.60%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.60%) GemFire
7 1 (0.60%) Kentico
7 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (3.57%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.38%) GitHub
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 14 (8.33%) MySQL
4 7 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.98%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.98%) Big Data
5 5 (2.98%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.98%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.57%) gulp
2 6 (3.57%) Phabricator
2 6 (3.57%) webpack
3 5 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.38%) PVCS
5 2 (1.19%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.19%) Mockito
5 2 (1.19%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.19%) NUnit
6 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.60%) JIRA
6 1 (0.60%) Maven
6 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (7.14%) Retail
2 10 (5.95%) Front Office
3 7 (4.17%) Advertising
4 6 (3.57%) Banking
5 5 (2.98%) Back Office
6 3 (1.79%) Finance
7 2 (1.19%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Games
8 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.12%) .NET
2 41 (24.40%) HTML
3 40 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 34 (20.24%) CSS
5 29 (17.26%) AngularJS
6 24 (14.29%) jQuery
7 22 (13.10%) XML
8 20 (11.90%) Web Services
8 20 (11.90%) WPF
9 17 (10.12%) .NET Framework
10 16 (9.52%) J2EE
10 16 (9.52%) JMS
10 16 (9.52%) Silverlight
11 13 (7.74%) Spring
12 12 (7.14%) HTML5
13 11 (6.55%) Java EE
14 10 (5.95%) SOAP
14 10 (5.95%) WinForms
15 9 (5.36%) JSON
15 9 (5.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 7 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 7 (4.17%) User Experience
4 6 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.57%) Smart Energy
5 5 (2.98%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.60%) Derivative
6 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.60%) iPad
6 1 (0.60%) Social Media
6 1 (0.60%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.33%) Android
2 9 (5.36%) Apple iOS
2 9 (5.36%) Windows
3 7 (4.17%) Unix
4 5 (2.98%) Linux
5 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (17.86%) Software Engineering
3 20 (11.90%) Web Development
4 19 (11.31%) MVC
5 18 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 16 (9.52%) OO
7 14 (8.33%) Android Development
8 13 (7.74%) TDD
9 12 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 12 (7.14%) SDLC
10 10 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (5.95%) Cyber Intelligence
10 10 (5.95%) Data Protection
10 10 (5.95%) Front End Development
11 9 (5.36%) iOS Development
11 9 (5.36%) Mobile Development
11 9 (5.36%) OOP
12 8 (4.76%) Scrum
13 7 (4.17%) BDD
14 6 (3.57%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 88 (52.38%) Java
2 62 (36.90%) SQL
3 49 (29.17%) C#
4 47 (27.98%) JavaScript
5 20 (11.90%) PL/SQL
6 16 (9.52%) PHP
6 16 (9.52%) VB.NET
7 11 (6.55%) C++
8 8 (4.76%) VB
9 6 (3.57%) Ruby
9 6 (3.57%) Scala
10 5 (2.98%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.38%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.79%) Python
13 1 (0.60%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.60%) Perl
13 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (13.69%) Degree
2 4 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.19%) HNC
3 2 (1.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.98%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 32 (19.05%) Oracle
2 24 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.57%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.38%) IBM
4 4 (2.38%) SAP
5 3 (1.79%) ATG
5 3 (1.79%) Demandware
5 3 (1.79%) ESRI
5 3 (1.79%) hybris
6 2 (1.19%) Adobe
7 1 (0.60%) Apple
7 1 (0.60%) Epicor
7 1 (0.60%) HP
7 1 (0.60%) Infor
7 1 (0.60%) Murex
7 1 (0.60%) Sage
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