The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 18 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 11 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 10.68% 2.99% 9.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.89% 2.99% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 15
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £12,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £30,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java Developer
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101 67 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 98.06% 100.00% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 71 45 113
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Belfast

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Belfast

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) Web Services
3 11 (45.83%) Spring
3 11 (45.83%) WebSphere
4 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
5 9 (37.50%) JMS
6 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (29.17%) Java EE
7 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
7 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
7 7 (29.17%) IBM
7 7 (29.17%) Banking
7 7 (29.17%) PL/SQL
7 7 (29.17%) J2EE
7 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 7 (29.17%) Oracle
8 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (25.00%) SAP
8 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (25.00%) CSS
8 6 (25.00%) Asset Management
8 6 (25.00%) Investment Banking
8 6 (25.00%) NetWeaver
8 6 (25.00%) EAM
8 6 (25.00%) Smart Energy
9 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
9 5 (20.83%) TDD
9 5 (20.83%) SOAP
9 5 (20.83%) JBoss

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (45.83%) WebSphere
2 6 (25.00%) NetWeaver
2 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (20.83%) JBoss
4 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.17%) GlassFish
5 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (12.50%) MySQL
5 2 (8.33%) Big Data
5 2 (8.33%) Hazelcast
5 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.33%) Redis
6 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (4.17%) Informix
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) Maven
1 3 (12.50%) NetBeans
2 2 (8.33%) Ant
2 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.33%) FitNesse
2 2 (8.33%) Gradle
2 2 (8.33%) Hudson
2 2 (8.33%) IntelliJ
2 2 (8.33%) JBehave
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) JMeter
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Mockito
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (29.17%) Banking
2 6 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) Spring
1 11 (45.83%) Web Services
2 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
3 9 (37.50%) JMS
4 7 (29.17%) J2EE
4 7 (29.17%) Java EE
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.83%) SOAP
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) XML
8 3 (12.50%) EJB
8 3 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (12.50%) HTML5
8 3 (12.50%) JAX-WS
8 3 (12.50%) JDBC
8 3 (12.50%) RESTful
8 3 (12.50%) Swing
9 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
9 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Smart Energy
2 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
3 6 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 6 (25.00%) EAM
4 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
4 5 (20.83%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) BDD
5 3 (12.50%) Process Management
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Front End Development
6 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Open Source
6 2 (8.33%) System Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.17%) SDLC
7 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Scala
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) IBM
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
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