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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 35 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 2 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.42% 10.07% 7.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 11.28% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 13
Average salary £34,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £38,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,850 £45,750 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
134 133 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 95.04% 89.26% 81.06%
Number of salaries quoted 62 105 91
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Java EE
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (28.57%) JSF
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) JSP
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Swing
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) Sybase
6 1 (14.29%) JUnit
6 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 1 (14.29%) EJB
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 1 (14.29%) J2SE
6 1 (14.29%) JMS
6 1 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (14.29%) JDeveloper

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) JDeveloper
1 1 (14.29%) Mockito
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Swing
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) JSF
3 2 (28.57%) Java EE
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Grails
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Wicket
4 1 (14.29%) JPA
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) Java SE
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) EJB
4 1 (14.29%) J2SE
4 1 (14.29%) JMS
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Groovy
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase
London, Swansea, Reading, Belfast
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