The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 2 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 36 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 33.64% 23.61% 16.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.57% 35.42% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 24
Average salary £65,000 £31,250 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.00% -14.96%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
Java
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 48 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 73.83% 66.67% 71.59%
Number of salaries quoted 60 35 88
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Java
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Java Salary Trend in Belfast

Java
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Java 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 Java.

1 37 (57.81%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (51.56%) Open Source
3 31 (48.44%) Presales
3 31 (48.44%) UML
3 31 (48.44%) TOGAF
3 31 (48.44%) Security Cleared
4 16 (25.00%) SQL
5 11 (17.19%) Web Services
6 10 (15.63%) Spring
6 10 (15.63%) WebSphere
7 9 (14.06%) Hibernate
7 9 (14.06%) XML
7 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
8 8 (12.50%) Oracle
8 8 (12.50%) CSS
8 8 (12.50%) JMS
8 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (10.94%) Java EE
9 7 (10.94%) Maven
9 7 (10.94%) J2EE
9 7 (10.94%) PL/SQL
9 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
10 6 (9.38%) Data Protection
10 6 (9.38%) REST
10 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
10 6 (9.38%) Smart Energy
10 6 (9.38%) HTML
10 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
10 6 (9.38%) EAM
10 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Java 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 Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.63%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.81%) JBoss
3 5 (7.81%) NetWeaver
3 5 (7.81%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (6.25%) Confluence
4 4 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.69%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) MySQL
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.25%) Riak
4 2 (3.13%) Hazelcast
4 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.13%) Redis
5 1 (1.56%) Big Data
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
1 7 (10.94%) Maven
2 4 (6.25%) JIRA
3 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.69%) NetBeans
4 2 (3.13%) Ant
4 2 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.13%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.13%) Gradle
4 2 (3.13%) Hudson
4 2 (3.13%) IntelliJ
4 2 (3.13%) JBehave
4 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.13%) JMeter
4 2 (3.13%) JUnit
4 2 (3.13%) Mockito
4 2 (3.13%) Selenium
4 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.13%) Subversion
4 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (9.38%) Banking
1 6 (9.38%) Investment Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (54.69%) Architect
2 31 (48.44%) Solutions Architect
2 31 (48.44%) Technical Architect
2 31 (48.44%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 27 (42.19%) Developer
4 21 (32.81%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Java Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Java Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Android Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) iOS Android Developer
8 3 (4.69%) iOS Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) Web Services
2 10 (15.63%) Spring
3 9 (14.06%) Hibernate
3 9 (14.06%) XML
4 8 (12.50%) CSS
4 8 (12.50%) JMS
5 7 (10.94%) J2EE
5 7 (10.94%) Java EE
6 6 (9.38%) HTML
6 6 (9.38%) REST
7 5 (7.81%) SOAP
7 5 (7.81%) XSLT
8 4 (6.25%) Akka
8 4 (6.25%) Guice
8 4 (6.25%) HTML5
8 4 (6.25%) Kafka
9 3 (4.69%) .NET
9 3 (4.69%) jQuery
9 3 (4.69%) RESTful
9 3 (4.69%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Smart Energy
2 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.25%) Social Media
4 3 (4.69%) BBC
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.69%) iPad
4 3 (4.69%) iPhone
4 3 (4.69%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Android
1 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.69%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Unix
3 2 (3.13%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (57.81%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (51.56%) Open Source
3 31 (48.44%) Presales
3 31 (48.44%) TOGAF
3 31 (48.44%) UML
4 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.38%) Asset Management
5 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 6 (9.38%) Data Protection
5 6 (9.38%) EAM
6 5 (7.81%) Multithreading
6 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.81%) TDD
7 4 (6.25%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.25%) Mobile Development
7 4 (6.25%) Software Licensing
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.69%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) SQL
2 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.94%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.69%) Objective-C
4 3 (4.69%) PHP
4 3 (4.69%) Scala
5 2 (3.13%) C#
5 2 (3.13%) Ruby
6 1 (1.56%) VB
6 1 (1.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (48.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) IBM
3 5 (7.81%) SAP
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.69%) Apple
5 3 (4.69%) Facebook
5 3 (4.69%) Google
5 3 (4.69%) Sony
5 3 (4.69%) Yahoo!
6 1 (1.56%) Sencha
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
Avance Consulting
Salary: Based on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago