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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 3 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 49 31 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 48.51% 24.80% 19.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 65.33% 34.44% 35.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 22
Average salary £46,250 £40,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.19% +4.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
75 90 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 74.26% 72.00% 54.63%
Number of salaries quoted 35 70 93
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £45,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 63 (66.32%) Degree
2 56 (58.95%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (58.95%) Software Engineering
3 55 (57.89%) Computer Science
4 52 (54.74%) OO
5 50 (52.63%) Linux
5 50 (52.63%) TDD
6 49 (51.58%) UNIX
7 47 (49.47%) Java EE
8 45 (47.37%) Subversion
8 45 (47.37%) Git (software)
8 45 (47.37%) Multithreading
9 27 (28.42%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (23.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (18.95%) XML
12 17 (17.89%) HTML
12 17 (17.89%) SQL
12 17 (17.89%) Internet
13 16 (16.84%) CSS
14 14 (14.74%) JSF
14 14 (14.74%) PrimeFaces
15 13 (13.68%) Management Information System
16 12 (12.63%) Web Services
16 12 (12.63%) HTTP
17 11 (11.58%) JavaScript
17 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
17 11 (11.58%) User Experience
18 10 (10.53%) Oracle
18 10 (10.53%) IBM
19 9 (9.47%) XSLT

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 8 (8.42%) Apache
1 8 (8.42%) FileNet
1 8 (8.42%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (8.42%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.32%) JBoss
3 5 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.05%) Mule
5 1 (1.05%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) SPSS
3 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.05%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.89%) Internet
2 12 (12.63%) HTTP
3 8 (8.42%) DNS
4 5 (5.26%) Intranet
5 3 (3.16%) Softswitch
5 3 (3.16%) SNMP
5 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.16%) VoIP
5 3 (3.16%) SMTP
5 3 (3.16%) MGCP
5 3 (3.16%) RTP
6 1 (1.05%) Firewall
6 1 (1.05%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.05%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.21%) DB2
3 4 (4.21%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 45 (47.37%) Subversion
1 45 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.11%) Selenium
3 1 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.05%) JIRA
3 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (4.21%) Banking
2 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.16%) Finance
3 1 (1.05%) Law
3 1 (1.05%) Legal
3 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (50.53%) Java Engineer
2 14 (14.74%) Senior Java Engineer
3 11 (11.58%) Consultant
3 11 (11.58%) Implementation Consultant
4 9 (9.47%) Analyst
5 8 (8.42%) Administrator
6 7 (7.37%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Integration Consultant
8 5 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.21%) Cognos Administrator
10 3 (3.16%) Principal Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Deployment Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Technical Team Leader
10 3 (3.16%) Cognos Support
11 2 (2.11%) Developer Analyst
11 2 (2.11%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (49.47%) Java EE
2 18 (18.95%) XML
3 17 (17.89%) HTML
4 16 (16.84%) CSS
5 14 (14.74%) JSF
5 14 (14.74%) PrimeFaces
6 12 (12.63%) Web Services
7 9 (9.47%) .NET
7 9 (9.47%) XSLT
8 6 (6.32%) SOAP
9 5 (5.26%) Silverlight
9 5 (5.26%) YUI
9 5 (5.26%) jQuery
10 4 (4.21%) DHTML
10 4 (4.21%) DOM
10 4 (4.21%) XSL
11 2 (2.11%) Middleware
11 2 (2.11%) iOS SDK
11 2 (2.11%) Android SDK
12 1 (1.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 55 (57.89%) Computer Science
2 27 (28.42%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (13.68%) Management Information System
4 11 (11.58%) User Experience
5 5 (5.26%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.11%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.05%) Physics
7 1 (1.05%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.05%) Biology
7 1 (1.05%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.05%) Equities
7 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.05%) Statistics
7 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 50 (52.63%) Linux
2 49 (51.58%) UNIX
3 4 (4.21%) Solaris
4 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.11%) Windows
4 2 (2.11%) Android
5 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (58.95%) Agile Software Development
1 56 (58.95%) Software Engineering
2 52 (54.74%) OO
3 50 (52.63%) TDD
4 45 (47.37%) Multithreading
5 22 (23.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (9.47%) ITIL
7 8 (8.42%) Change Management
7 8 (8.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.42%) Data Security
8 7 (7.37%) Project Management
9 6 (6.32%) Business Analysis
10 5 (5.26%) Use Case
10 5 (5.26%) User Stories
11 4 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.16%) Product Management
13 2 (2.11%) Analytics
13 2 (2.11%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (2.11%) Scrum
14 1 (1.05%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.89%) SQL
2 11 (11.58%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.42%) C++
3 8 (8.42%) Tcl
3 8 (8.42%) Shell Script
3 8 (8.42%) Jython
4 7 (7.37%) C#
5 3 (3.16%) Perl
6 2 (2.11%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.05%) VB
7 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 63 (66.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (10.53%) IBM
1 10 (10.53%) Oracle
2 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.32%) Cognos
4 3 (3.16%) Sun
5 1 (1.05%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.05%) webMethods
5 1 (1.05%) Actimize
5 1 (1.05%) Talend
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