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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 16 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 5 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.67% 6.25% 5.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.94% 6.52% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 11
Average salary £30,000 £47,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +53.22%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
72 138 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 96.00% 95.83% 89.16%
Number of salaries quoted 54 97 119
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (40.00%) PVCS
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) EJB
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JDBC
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Informix
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) JMS
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) NetWeaver
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) JAX-WS
3 2 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (40.00%) NetWeaver
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Informix
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) PVCS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JDBC
1 2 (40.00%) JMS
1 2 (40.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (40.00%) EJB
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago