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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 2 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 71 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 30.87% 28.85% 18.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.79% 41.67% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 60 26 7
Median salary £38,750 £65,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.38% +116.66%
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%

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
132 72 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 57.39% 69.23% 65.15%
Number of salaries quoted 120 58 34
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £33,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 23 February 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 53 (43.80%) SQL
2 36 (29.75%) Software Engineering
3 33 (27.27%) Oracle
4 29 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (19.01%) PL/SQL
6 20 (16.53%) HTML
6 20 (16.53%) J2EE
6 20 (16.53%) JMS
6 20 (16.53%) Spring
7 19 (15.70%) WebSphere
7 19 (15.70%) JavaScript
8 18 (14.88%) TDD
8 18 (14.88%) Degree
8 18 (14.88%) AngularJS
8 18 (14.88%) Relational Database
9 17 (14.05%) Banking
9 17 (14.05%) Linux
10 16 (13.22%) CSS
10 16 (13.22%) XML
10 16 (13.22%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (11.57%) Web Development
11 14 (11.57%) SQL Server
12 13 (10.74%) Hibernate
12 13 (10.74%) Business Analysis
12 13 (10.74%) Data Protection
13 12 (9.92%) Web Services
13 12 (9.92%) Unix
14 11 (9.09%) Tomcat
14 11 (9.09%) Microsoft
14 11 (9.09%) C++

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 19 (15.70%) WebSphere
2 11 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.79%) NetWeaver
3 7 (5.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (4.96%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.96%) JBoss
5 3 (2.48%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (5.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) GitHub
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) HTTP
1 3 (2.48%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.65%) NAS
2 2 (1.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.88%) Relational Database
2 14 (11.57%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.44%) MySQL
4 8 (6.61%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.79%) Big Data
6 6 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.96%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.96%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.79%) PVCS
2 4 (3.31%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.31%) Selenium
3 3 (2.48%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.48%) JIRA
3 3 (2.48%) LabVIEW
3 3 (2.48%) Subversion
4 2 (1.65%) Maven
5 1 (0.83%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.83%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.83%) JBehave
5 1 (0.83%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.83%) TestComplete
General
1 17 (14.05%) Banking
2 11 (9.09%) Front Office
3 9 (7.44%) Finance
4 7 (5.79%) Retail
5 4 (3.31%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (68.60%) Developer
2 57 (47.11%) Java Developer
3 23 (19.01%) Architect
4 18 (14.88%) Senior Developer
5 17 (14.05%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (13.22%) Java Architect
6 16 (13.22%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.61%) Java Software Developer
7 8 (6.61%) Technical Architect
7 8 (6.61%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.96%) Android Developer
9 5 (4.13%) C++ Developer
9 5 (4.13%) C++ Software Developer
9 5 (4.13%) C++/Java Developer
10 4 (3.31%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Senior Architect
11 3 (2.48%) Automation Tester
11 3 (2.48%) Test Automation Specialist
11 3 (2.48%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.53%) HTML
1 20 (16.53%) J2EE
1 20 (16.53%) JMS
1 20 (16.53%) Spring
2 18 (14.88%) AngularJS
3 16 (13.22%) CSS
3 16 (13.22%) XML
4 13 (10.74%) Hibernate
5 12 (9.92%) Web Services
6 11 (9.09%) Java EE 5
6 11 (9.09%) JSON
7 10 (8.26%) Java EE
8 9 (7.44%) .NET
9 7 (5.79%) EJB
9 7 (5.79%) JAX-WS
9 7 (5.79%) JDBC
9 7 (5.79%) JSF
9 7 (5.79%) JSP
9 7 (5.79%) Silverlight
9 7 (5.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.79%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.96%) Smart Energy
4 5 (4.13%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.31%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.31%) Derivative
5 4 (3.31%) User Experience
6 3 (2.48%) Social Media
7 1 (0.83%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.83%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.05%) Linux
2 12 (9.92%) Unix
3 6 (4.96%) Android
4 2 (1.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.75%) Software Engineering
2 29 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.88%) TDD
4 16 (13.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 14 (11.57%) Web Development
6 13 (10.74%) Business Analysis
6 13 (10.74%) Data Protection
7 11 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 11 (9.09%) Open Source
7 11 (9.09%) Scrum
8 10 (8.26%) UML
9 9 (7.44%) OO
9 9 (7.44%) User Stories
10 7 (5.79%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.79%) Infrastructure Management
10 7 (5.79%) MVC
10 7 (5.79%) Presales
10 7 (5.79%) TOGAF
11 6 (4.96%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (43.80%) SQL
2 23 (19.01%) PL/SQL
3 19 (15.70%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.09%) C++
5 8 (6.61%) Shell Script
6 6 (4.96%) C#
6 6 (4.96%) Python
6 6 (4.96%) Ruby
6 6 (4.96%) Scala
7 3 (2.48%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.65%) PHP
9 1 (0.83%) C
9 1 (0.83%) Perl
9 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (14.88%) Degree
2 7 (5.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.31%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (27.27%) Oracle
2 11 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.79%) IBM
3 7 (5.79%) SAP
4 5 (4.13%) Cognizant
5 4 (3.31%) Actimize
6 2 (1.65%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) Adobe
7 1 (0.83%) ATG
7 1 (0.83%) Demandware
7 1 (0.83%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) hybris
7 1 (0.83%) Murex
7 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
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