Senior Software Engineer Jobs in Northern Ireland

Senior Software Engineer
UK > Northern Ireland

The median Senior Software Engineer salary in Northern Ireland is £130,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

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

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 45 78 84
Rank change year-on-year +33 +6 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 23 20 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.99% 2.49% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.14% 2.55% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £125,000 £43,750 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £130,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +126.09% -11.54% +18.18%
75th Percentile £135,000 £61,250 £67,500
90th Percentile - £63,500 -
UK median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% - +12.00%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised 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 555 785 676
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 97.76% 90.62%
Number of salaries quoted 268 446 374
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,250 £36,250 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £63,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £70,000 £70,875
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Northern Ireland

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Northern Ireland

Senior Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 26 February 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 +29 22 - - 10
Senior Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2024, Senior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 23 (100.00%) Agile
2 22 (95.65%) Actionable Insight
2 22 (95.65%) SC Cleared
2 22 (95.65%) Security Cleared
3 16 (69.57%) Web Development
3 16 (69.57%) Python
3 16 (69.57%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (69.57%) GIS
3 16 (69.57%) ESRI
3 16 (69.57%) ArcGIS
3 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
3 16 (69.57%) GeoServer
3 16 (69.57%) OpenLayers
3 16 (69.57%) QGIS
3 16 (69.57%) Azure
3 16 (69.57%) AWS
3 16 (69.57%) PostGIS
3 16 (69.57%) DevOps
3 16 (69.57%) Leaflet
3 16 (69.57%) React
4 12 (52.17%) .NET Core
4 12 (52.17%) .NET
4 12 (52.17%) CSS
5 7 (30.43%) Java
6 6 (26.09%) JBoss
6 6 (26.09%) SOAP
6 6 (26.09%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) XML
6 6 (26.09%) XSD

Senior Software Engineer 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 16 (69.57%) ArcGIS
1 16 (69.57%) GeoServer
2 6 (26.09%) JBoss
2 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Fuse
Cloud Services
1 16 (69.57%) AWS
1 16 (69.57%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (69.57%) GIS
1 16 (69.57%) PostgreSQL
1 16 (69.57%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) IntelliJ
General
1 6 (26.09%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) Leaflet
1 16 (69.57%) OpenLayers
1 16 (69.57%) PostGIS
1 16 (69.57%) React
2 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) .NET Core
2 12 (52.17%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
3 6 (26.09%) Hibernate
3 6 (26.09%) JPA
3 6 (26.09%) JSON
3 6 (26.09%) REST
3 6 (26.09%) SOAP
3 6 (26.09%) Spring
3 6 (26.09%) Web Services
3 6 (26.09%) XML
3 6 (26.09%) XSD
4 5 (21.74%) Java EE
4 5 (21.74%) RESTful
5 4 (17.39%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Blockchain
1 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (95.65%) Actionable Insight
3 16 (69.57%) DevOps
3 16 (69.57%) Web Development
4 6 (26.09%) Collaborative Working
4 6 (26.09%) Data Design
4 6 (26.09%) Front End Development
4 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
4 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (26.09%) User Experience
4 6 (26.09%) UX Design
5 1 (4.35%) Cryptocurrency
5 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
1 16 (69.57%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) Go
4 1 (4.35%) Kotlin
4 1 (4.35%) Rust
4 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) SC Cleared
1 22 (95.65%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) ESRI