The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 28 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 1 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.91% 2.48% 6.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 5.56% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £23,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,725 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-4.97% +6.48%
J2EE
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
70 54 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 63.64% 44.63% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 88
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

J2EE
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Belfast region.

J2EE Salary Trend in Belfast

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) JSF
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Java SE
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Chemistry
3 1 (33.33%) Biology
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Mockito
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (33.33%) Java SE
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Grails
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Wicket
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) Chemistry
1 1 (33.33%) Biology
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase