Business expansion
United Kingdom
Northern Ireland; Belfast;
Location of affected unit(s)
Information / Communication
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
62.0 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities

170 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
27 June 2017
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
30 June 2020


US owned software development company Bazaarvoice has announced plans to create 170 new jobs in Belfast. The company runs the reviews and ratings sections for a number of major internet shopping sites. Support for the new office and the jobs has come from the development agency Invest NI and the Department of Economy in the form of GBP 1.3 million (€1.5 million) in grants. The new jobs will be added over a three year period and will mainly be in the roles of software engineering, support and quality assurance. The average salary for the positions is reported be GBP 32,000 (€36,300). 


  • 27 June 2017: BBC Website


Eurofound (2017), Bazaarvoice, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 91428, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/91428.