The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 7 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 24 67 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.27% 24.36% 18.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.59% 38.51% 34.85%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 17
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £28,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 174 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 62.59% 63.27% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 60 108 58
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
County Antrim

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 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (46.15%) SQL
2 15 (28.85%) Linux
3 14 (26.92%) Oracle
4 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (23.08%) C++
5 12 (23.08%) HTML
5 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 10 (19.23%) Web Services
7 8 (15.38%) .NET
7 8 (15.38%) C#
7 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
7 8 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 7 (13.46%) Degree
8 7 (13.46%) C
8 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
9 6 (11.54%) XML
9 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
10 5 (9.62%) Wireless
10 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (9.62%) Ruby
10 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
10 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
10 5 (9.62%) Python
10 5 (9.62%) CSS
11 4 (7.69%) OO
11 4 (7.69%) Windows
11 4 (7.69%) Embedded C
11 4 (7.69%) Embedded C++

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.85%) SAS
1 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.92%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.92%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Wireless
2 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.69%) 4G
3 2 (3.85%) HTTP
3 2 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.69%) Data Mining
4 4 (7.69%) Big Data
5 3 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.77%) Informix
6 2 (3.85%) MySQL
7 1 (1.92%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.92%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (7.69%) Front Office
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Developer
2 23 (44.23%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Software Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Java Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Tester
6 3 (5.77%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.77%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Java Team Leader
6 3 (5.77%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.85%) C++ Applications Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) HTML
2 10 (19.23%) Web Services
3 8 (15.38%) .NET
4 6 (11.54%) XML
5 5 (9.62%) CSS
6 4 (7.69%) Spring
6 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 4 (7.69%) HTML5
6 4 (7.69%) OSGi
7 2 (3.85%) Swing
7 2 (3.85%) J2EE
7 2 (3.85%) JDBC
7 2 (3.85%) JSP
7 2 (3.85%) JMS
7 2 (3.85%) Java EE
7 2 (3.85%) jQuery
7 2 (3.85%) JTA
8 1 (1.92%) REST
8 1 (1.92%) Dojo
8 1 (1.92%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.92%) iSeries
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) UNIX
4 2 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
3 4 (7.69%) OO
3 4 (7.69%) Kanban
4 3 (5.77%) Scrum
4 3 (5.77%) SOA
5 2 (3.85%) OOP
5 2 (3.85%) OOD
5 2 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
5 2 (3.85%) System Testing
5 2 (3.85%) Time Management
5 2 (3.85%) Data Management
5 2 (3.85%) Analytics
5 2 (3.85%) Software Architecture
5 2 (3.85%) Test Automation
6 1 (1.92%) Data Governance
6 1 (1.92%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) SQL
2 12 (23.08%) C++
2 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.38%) C#
4 7 (13.46%) C
5 5 (9.62%) Ruby
5 5 (9.62%) Python
6 4 (7.69%) Embedded C
6 4 (7.69%) Embedded C++
6 4 (7.69%) MATLAB
7 3 (5.77%) PowerHouse
8 2 (3.85%) Perl
8 2 (3.85%) PHP
9 1 (1.92%) R
9 1 (1.92%) Scala
9 1 (1.92%) VB
9 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) Postgraduate
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.92%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) HL7
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) SCOM
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (1.92%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) Splunk
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau
5 1 (1.92%) Talend
5 1 (1.92%) Green Hat
5 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.92%) Informatica
5 1 (1.92%) Sybase
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Cognos
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago