The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 19 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 5.30% 42.22% 26.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 61.29% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 13
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £30,600 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
80 31 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 52.98% 68.89% 71.23%
Number of salaries quoted 66 26 42
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Java.

1 9 (37.50%) Finance
1 9 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) RDBMS
2 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) Retail
2 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
3 6 (25.00%) Open Source
3 6 (25.00%) Scala
3 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (25.00%) JBoss
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) XML
3 6 (25.00%) Process Management
4 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) QA
5 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (16.67%) Physics
5 4 (16.67%) Chemistry
5 4 (16.67%) Biology
5 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (16.67%) Local Government
5 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) Middleware
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Mentoring

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 6 (25.00%) JBoss
2 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (8.33%) NetWeaver
4 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (4.17%) Confluence
5 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) RDBMS
1 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JDeveloper
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Buildr
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Retail
3 4 (16.67%) Local Government
4 3 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.17%) Back Office
5 1 (4.17%) Billing
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (20.83%) Graduate
6 5 (20.83%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (20.83%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Business Consultant
7 3 (12.50%) Consultant
7 3 (12.50%) E-Business Consultant
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 3 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) Java Engineer
9 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Graduate Software Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (16.67%) Middleware
3 3 (12.50%) EJB
3 3 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) HTML5
3 3 (12.50%) Java EE 5
3 3 (12.50%) JAX-WS
3 3 (12.50%) JDBC
3 3 (12.50%) JMS
3 3 (12.50%) JSF
3 3 (12.50%) Spring
4 2 (8.33%) .NET
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE
4 2 (8.33%) Java EE
4 2 (8.33%) JSON
4 2 (8.33%) REST
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Biology
1 4 (16.67%) Chemistry
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 4 (16.67%) Physics
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Smart Energy
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Open Source
2 6 (25.00%) Process Management
3 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (4.17%) BDD
7 1 (4.17%) Coaching
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.17%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Scala
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Apple
5 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.17%) Coverity
Belfast
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Posted: 20 days ago