Senior Developer Jobs in Northern Ireland

Senior Developer
UK > Northern Ireland

The median Senior Developer salary in Northern Ireland is £55,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 12 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 35 65 85
Rank change year-on-year +30 +20 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 46 34 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.92% 4.06% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.19% 4.28% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 5
10th Percentile - - £48,050
25th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,750 £66,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -10.34% +3.57% +12.00%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Northern Ireland

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in Northern Ireland. 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.

Permanent vacancies in Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 743 795 740
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 95.62% 94.98% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 367 456 352
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,813 £33,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% +15.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Northern Ireland

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Developer in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Northern Ireland

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Developer in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Northern Ireland

Senior 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 Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 12 June 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
County Antrim +30 38 £55,000 - 6
County Tyrone - 4 £47,500 - 1
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 12 June 2024, Senior Developer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northern Ireland region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 24 (52.17%) AWS
2 21 (45.65%) C#
3 20 (43.48%) Azure
4 18 (39.13%) SQL
4 18 (39.13%) Social Skills
5 17 (36.96%) .NET
5 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
6 15 (32.61%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (30.43%) Front End Development
8 12 (26.09%) Actionable Insight
8 12 (26.09%) React
8 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
8 12 (26.09%) Music Industry
9 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework
9 11 (23.91%) Entity Framework
9 11 (23.91%) .NET Core
10 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
10 10 (21.74%) Azure SQL Database
10 10 (21.74%) Blazor
10 10 (21.74%) End-to-End Testing
10 10 (21.74%) HTML
10 10 (21.74%) CSS
11 9 (19.57%) Full Stack Development
12 8 (17.39%) Secure Coding
12 8 (17.39%) DevOps
12 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
12 8 (17.39%) Oracle
12 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
13 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (15.22%) Artificial Intelligence

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 24 (52.17%) AWS
2 20 (43.48%) Azure
3 2 (4.35%) SaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.17%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.74%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
General
1 18 (39.13%) Social Skills
2 12 (26.09%) Music Industry
3 4 (8.70%) Tech for Good
4 1 (2.17%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) .NET
2 12 (26.09%) React
3 11 (23.91%) .NET Core
3 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework
3 11 (23.91%) Entity Framework
4 10 (21.74%) Blazor
4 10 (21.74%) CSS
4 10 (21.74%) HTML
5 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
6 6 (13.04%) jQuery
7 5 (10.87%) HTML5
7 5 (10.87%) J2EE
7 5 (10.87%) JSP
7 5 (10.87%) Web Services
8 4 (8.70%) Express.js
8 4 (8.70%) Node.js
8 4 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (4.35%) Laravel
10 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Media Streaming
2 1 (2.17%) Onboarding
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (30.43%) Front End Development
3 12 (26.09%) Actionable Insight
4 10 (21.74%) End-to-End Testing
4 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
5 9 (19.57%) Full Stack Development
6 8 (17.39%) DevOps
6 8 (17.39%) Secure Coding
6 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.22%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (15.22%) Data Migration
7 7 (15.22%) Migration
7 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (13.04%) MVC
9 5 (10.87%) Agile
9 5 (10.87%) Analytics
9 5 (10.87%) Content Management
9 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.87%) Project Management
9 5 (10.87%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) C#
2 18 (39.13%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.22%) PL/SQL
5 5 (10.87%) C
5 5 (10.87%) Java
6 4 (8.70%) Ruby
7 2 (4.35%) PHP
7 2 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Quadient