The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Engineer
Rank - 23 42
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 4.69% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.88% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +40.00%
Java Engineer
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
115 123 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 96.64% 96.09% 88.41%
Number of salaries quoted 63 81 150
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Java Engineer Salary Trend in Belfast

Java Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) Subversion
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Java EE
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
1 12 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 12 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
2 3 (25.00%) JSF

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Subversion
1 12 (100.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Java EE
2 3 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
2 3 (25.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree