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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 20 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 44 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.29% 45.83% 22.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.86% 67.69% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 16
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +2.35%
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
84 65 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 46.41% 67.71% 70.75%
Number of salaries quoted 70 32 54
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 10 (33.33%) Finance
1 10 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
4 7 (23.33%) Open Source
4 7 (23.33%) Retail
4 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (23.33%) Degree
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 7 (23.33%) XML
4 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
4 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
5 6 (20.00%) Process Management
5 6 (20.00%) JBoss
5 6 (20.00%) Scala
6 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.67%) JMS
6 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) QA
6 5 (16.67%) Spring
6 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (13.33%) JSF
7 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
7 4 (13.33%) Physics
7 4 (13.33%) Chemistry
7 4 (13.33%) Biology
7 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 4 (13.33%) JAX-WS
7 4 (13.33%) Local Government
7 4 (13.33%) MS Excel

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 10 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
3 6 (20.00%) JBoss
4 3 (10.00%) NetWeaver
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.33%) Confluence
5 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.33%) GlassFish
5 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (6.67%) MySQL
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.33%) Big Data
6 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) JDeveloper
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Buildr
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) NetBeans
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Retail
3 4 (13.33%) Local Government
4 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Billing
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) Java Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 9 (30.00%) Senior Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Java Software Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Graduate
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Business Consultant
7 3 (10.00%) Consultant
7 3 (10.00%) E-Business Consultant
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 3 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Java Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) XML
2 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 5 (16.67%) JMS
2 5 (16.67%) Spring
3 4 (13.33%) .NET
3 4 (13.33%) CSS
3 4 (13.33%) EJB
3 4 (13.33%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (13.33%) Java EE 5
3 4 (13.33%) JAX-WS
3 4 (13.33%) JDBC
3 4 (13.33%) JSF
3 4 (13.33%) Middleware
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) J2EE
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) Java EE
5 2 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Biology
1 4 (13.33%) Chemistry
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
1 4 (13.33%) Physics
2 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Smart Energy
2 1 (3.33%) Social Media
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Unix
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Open Source
1 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.00%) Process Management
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.00%) Workflow
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) SDLC
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
7 1 (3.33%) BDD
7 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.33%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Scala
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.00%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 2 (6.67%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) VB
7 1 (3.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Apple
4 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.33%) Coverity
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