Senior Jobs in Northern Ireland

Senior
UK > Northern Ireland

The median Senior salary in Northern Ireland is £55,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 20 July 2024.

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

6 months to
20 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 3 22 46
Rank change year-on-year +19 +24 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior 137 88 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 18.95% 11.25% 7.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.74% 11.86% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 61 22 56
10th Percentile £32,996 £32,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £38,386
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -9.09%
75th Percentile £70,000 £52,500 £64,063
90th Percentile £80,000 £62,450 £77,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £68,200
% change year-on-year -10.71% +2.64% +4.92%

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 694 742 813
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 94.88% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 355 384 375
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,900 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,188 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +6.74%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,563 £58,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £53,818 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.30% - +9.09%

Senior
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior in Northern Ireland

Senior
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Senior in Northern Ireland

Senior
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 20 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Senior in Northern Ireland

Senior
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 within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 20 July 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 +21 129 £55,000 +12.82% 13
County Tyrone - 4 £47,500 - 2
Senior
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2024, Senior 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 in the job title.

1 40 (29.20%) AWS
2 38 (27.74%) Azure
3 36 (26.28%) Security Cleared
4 32 (23.36%) SC Cleared
4 32 (23.36%) Actionable Insight
4 32 (23.36%) Social Skills
5 31 (22.63%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (21.17%) Agile
7 28 (20.44%) Software Engineering
7 28 (20.44%) .NET
8 27 (19.71%) Python
8 27 (19.71%) React
9 26 (18.98%) C#
10 24 (17.52%) JavaScript
10 24 (17.52%) Mentoring
11 23 (16.79%) CSS
12 21 (15.33%) Artificial Intelligence
12 21 (15.33%) Degree
12 21 (15.33%) Coaching
12 21 (15.33%) .NET Core
13 20 (14.60%) Analytics
14 18 (13.14%) Finance
15 17 (12.41%) DevOps
16 16 (11.68%) SQL Server
16 16 (11.68%) SQL
16 16 (11.68%) HTML
17 14 (10.22%) QA
18 13 (9.49%) Web Development
18 13 (9.49%) PostgreSQL
18 13 (9.49%) User Experience

Senior 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 11 (8.03%) ArcGIS
1 11 (8.03%) GeoServer
2 5 (3.65%) CMS
3 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Exchange
4 2 (1.46%) Confluence
4 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.73%) Apache
5 1 (0.73%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.73%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.73%) Appian
Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Sketch
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.92%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (2.92%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 40 (29.20%) AWS
2 38 (27.74%) Azure
3 6 (4.38%) Miro
4 5 (3.65%) Figma
5 4 (2.92%) Heroku
5 4 (2.92%) OCI
6 2 (1.46%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (1.46%) SaaS
7 1 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.73%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (0.73%) Azure Key Vault
7 1 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.73%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.73%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.65%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.92%) Firewall
3 2 (1.46%) LAN
4 1 (0.73%) DHCP
4 1 (0.73%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.68%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.49%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (8.03%) GIS
3 11 (8.03%) QGIS
4 10 (7.30%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (2.92%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.92%) Data Lake
5 4 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.73%) Flink
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.46%) JIRA
3 1 (0.73%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.73%) Git
3 1 (0.73%) GitLab
General
1 32 (23.36%) Social Skills
2 18 (13.14%) Finance
3 12 (8.76%) Music Industry
4 9 (6.57%) Manufacturing
5 8 (5.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 5 (3.65%) Organisational Skills
8 5 (3.65%) Presentation Skills
8 5 (3.65%) Retail
9 4 (2.92%) Legal
9 4 (2.92%) Tech for Good
10 3 (2.19%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.73%) Banking
11 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.44%) .NET
2 27 (19.71%) React
3 23 (16.79%) CSS
4 21 (15.33%) .NET Core
5 16 (11.68%) HTML
6 12 (8.76%) .NET Framework
6 12 (8.76%) Entity Framework
7 11 (8.03%) Leaflet
7 11 (8.03%) OpenLayers
7 11 (8.03%) PostGIS
8 10 (7.30%) Blazor
8 10 (7.30%) Web Services
9 9 (6.57%) Node.js
10 8 (5.84%) AngularJS
11 7 (5.11%) jQuery
12 6 (4.38%) Django
13 5 (3.65%) FFmpeg
13 5 (3.65%) GStreamer
13 5 (3.65%) HTML5
13 5 (3.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.65%) Driving Licence
1 5 (3.65%) EPoS
1 5 (3.65%) Media Streaming
1 5 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
1 5 (3.65%) Video\Live Streaming
2 4 (2.92%) Cloud Native
2 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.19%) Cyber Security Posture
3 3 (2.19%) Product Ownership
4 2 (1.46%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.73%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.73%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.73%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.84%) Windows
2 7 (5.11%) Linux
3 5 (3.65%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (2.92%) Unix
5 3 (2.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.36%) Actionable Insight
2 31 (22.63%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (21.17%) Agile
4 28 (20.44%) Software Engineering
5 24 (17.52%) Mentoring
6 21 (15.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 21 (15.33%) Coaching
7 20 (14.60%) Analytics
8 17 (12.41%) DevOps
9 13 (9.49%) Front End Development
9 13 (9.49%) User Experience
9 13 (9.49%) Web Development
10 11 (8.03%) Project Management
10 11 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (7.30%) End-to-End Testing
11 10 (7.30%) Line Management
11 10 (7.30%) Time Management
11 10 (7.30%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 10 (7.30%) Video Analytics
12 9 (6.57%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.71%) Python
2 26 (18.98%) C#
3 24 (17.52%) JavaScript
4 16 (11.68%) SQL
5 7 (5.11%) Java
6 6 (4.38%) Bash
7 5 (3.65%) C
8 4 (2.92%) Ruby
9 2 (1.46%) Go
10 1 (0.73%) C++
10 1 (0.73%) PHP
10 1 (0.73%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.73%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (26.28%) Security Cleared
2 32 (23.36%) SC Cleared
3 21 (15.33%) Degree
4 5 (3.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (3.65%) Master's Degree
4 5 (3.65%) PhD
5 4 (2.92%) AWS Certification
5 4 (2.92%) Azure Certification
5 4 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.46%) HNC
6 2 (1.46%) HND
7 1 (0.73%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.73%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.22%) QA
2 8 (5.84%) GMP
3 7 (5.11%) Accessibility
4 5 (3.65%) SLA
5 4 (2.92%) WCAG
6 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (8.03%) Firmware
2 7 (5.11%) Docker
3 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.46%) vSphere
5 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.38%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.92%) Terraform
3 1 (0.73%) Ansible
3 1 (0.73%) Progress Chef
3 1 (0.73%) Puppet
3 1 (0.73%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (8.03%) ESRI
2 10 (7.30%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.38%) Oracle
4 5 (3.65%) Dell
4 5 (3.65%) HP
4 5 (3.65%) IBM
4 5 (3.65%) NetApp
5 4 (2.92%) Hyperion
5 4 (2.92%) JD Edwards
5 4 (2.92%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.19%) VMware
7 2 (1.46%) Apple
8 1 (0.73%) CA
8 1 (0.73%) Minitab
8 1 (0.73%) Quadient