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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 8 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 47 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 15.63% 33.33% 20.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.47% 60.26% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 25
Median salary £33,750 £38,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.33% -23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
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
38 78 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 39.58% 55.32% 64.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 54
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £28,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 May 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 21 (46.67%) Open Source
2 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (35.56%) TOGAF
3 16 (35.56%) Security Cleared
3 16 (35.56%) UML
3 16 (35.56%) Presales
4 11 (24.44%) XML
5 10 (22.22%) WebSphere
6 9 (20.00%) Finance
6 9 (20.00%) SQL
7 8 (17.78%) Degree
7 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
7 8 (17.78%) Mathematics
7 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
8 7 (15.56%) Retail
9 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
9 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
10 5 (11.11%) Maven
10 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
10 5 (11.11%) QA
10 5 (11.11%) Multithreading
10 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
10 5 (11.11%) Scala
10 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 5 (11.11%) Web Services
10 5 (11.11%) IBM
10 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.11%) Process Management
10 5 (11.11%) Oracle
10 5 (11.11%) XSLT

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 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.11%) JBoss
4 4 (8.89%) Confluence
4 4 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (6.67%) NetWeaver
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.22%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.89%) Riak
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.44%) MySQL
6 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.11%) Maven
2 4 (8.89%) JIRA
3 3 (6.67%) JDeveloper
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.22%) NetBeans
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Retail
3 4 (8.89%) Legal
3 4 (8.89%) Local Government
4 3 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.44%) Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Architect
2 17 (37.78%) Developer
3 16 (35.56%) Java Developer
3 16 (35.56%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (35.56%) Technical Architect
3 16 (35.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 10 (22.22%) Java Software Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Java Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Graduate
8 4 (8.89%) Java Architect
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Architect
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Architect
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Consultant
9 3 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) XML
2 5 (11.11%) REST
2 5 (11.11%) Web Services
2 5 (11.11%) XSLT
3 4 (8.89%) .NET
3 4 (8.89%) Akka
3 4 (8.89%) CSS
3 4 (8.89%) Dropwizard
3 4 (8.89%) Guice
3 4 (8.89%) Kafka
3 4 (8.89%) Spring
4 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.67%) JMS
4 3 (6.67%) Middleware
5 2 (4.44%) EJB
5 2 (4.44%) HTML
5 2 (4.44%) J2EE
5 2 (4.44%) JDBC
5 2 (4.44%) Struts
5 2 (4.44%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Biology
3 4 (8.89%) Chemistry
3 4 (8.89%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (8.89%) Physics
4 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.22%) Smart Energy
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Unix
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Open Source
2 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (35.56%) Presales
3 16 (35.56%) TOGAF
3 16 (35.56%) UML
4 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 5 (11.11%) Process Management
6 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Concurrent Programming
6 4 (8.89%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.89%) Project Management
6 4 (8.89%) Software Licensing
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (8.89%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (6.67%) Change Management
7 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) Scala
3 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (4.44%) PHP
5 2 (4.44%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) VB
6 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) Degree
3 3 (6.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) IBM
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) SAP
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