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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 63 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 34.62% 42.86% 40.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.76% 52.17% 59.65%
Number of salaries quoted 46 30 9
Median salary £42,500 £65,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +51.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
102 69 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 56.04% 82.14% 68.67%
Number of salaries quoted 81 52 31
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 18 January 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 39 (43.82%) SQL
2 29 (32.58%) Software Engineering
3 28 (31.46%) Oracle
4 20 (22.47%) PL/SQL
5 19 (21.35%) J2EE
5 19 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (21.35%) WebSphere
6 18 (20.22%) JMS
7 17 (19.10%) HTML
7 17 (19.10%) Spring
8 16 (17.98%) JavaScript
8 16 (17.98%) Linux
9 15 (16.85%) CSS
9 15 (16.85%) Banking
9 15 (16.85%) Degree
10 13 (14.61%) Data Protection
10 13 (14.61%) AngularJS
10 13 (14.61%) TDD
10 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
11 12 (13.48%) Hibernate
11 12 (13.48%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (13.48%) Relational Database
11 12 (13.48%) Web Development
12 11 (12.36%) Computer Science
12 11 (12.36%) Web Services
12 11 (12.36%) XML
12 11 (12.36%) Tomcat
13 10 (11.24%) Unix
13 10 (11.24%) Business Analysis
13 10 (11.24%) Open Source

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 (21.35%) WebSphere
2 11 (12.36%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.87%) NetWeaver
3 7 (7.87%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (6.74%) JBoss
5 5 (5.62%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.12%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.12%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.25%) HTTP
2 2 (2.25%) NAS
2 2 (2.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.48%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.99%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.74%) MySQL
5 5 (5.62%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.62%) Big Data
5 5 (5.62%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.62%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) PVCS
2 3 (3.37%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.37%) LabVIEW
2 3 (3.37%) Selenium
2 3 (3.37%) Subversion
3 2 (2.25%) JIRA
3 2 (2.25%) Maven
4 1 (1.12%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.12%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.12%) JBehave
4 1 (1.12%) TestComplete
General
1 15 (16.85%) Banking
2 7 (7.87%) Finance
3 5 (5.62%) Front Office
4 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.25%) Retail
7 1 (1.12%) Advertising
7 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (66.29%) Developer
2 41 (46.07%) Java Developer
3 17 (19.10%) Architect
4 13 (14.61%) Senior Developer
4 13 (14.61%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (13.48%) Java Architect
6 11 (12.36%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.99%) Web Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.49%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Architect
10 3 (3.37%) Android Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Test Automation Specialist
10 3 (3.37%) Test Scripter
10 3 (3.37%) Test Specialist
11 2 (2.25%) J2EE Developer
11 2 (2.25%) Java Software Engineer
11 2 (2.25%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (2.25%) SQL Developer
11 2 (2.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) J2EE
2 18 (20.22%) JMS
3 17 (19.10%) HTML
3 17 (19.10%) Spring
4 15 (16.85%) CSS
5 13 (14.61%) AngularJS
6 12 (13.48%) Hibernate
7 11 (12.36%) Web Services
7 11 (12.36%) XML
8 9 (10.11%) Java EE 5
9 8 (8.99%) Java EE
9 8 (8.99%) JSON
10 7 (7.87%) Ajax
10 7 (7.87%) EJB
10 7 (7.87%) EJB 3.0
10 7 (7.87%) JAX-WS
10 7 (7.87%) JDBC
10 7 (7.87%) JSF
10 7 (7.87%) Silverlight
10 7 (7.87%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.74%) Smart Energy
4 4 (4.49%) Social Media
5 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.25%) Derivative
6 2 (2.25%) User Experience
7 1 (1.12%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.12%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.98%) Linux
2 10 (11.24%) Unix
3 3 (3.37%) Android
4 2 (2.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Software Engineering
2 19 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.61%) Data Protection
3 13 (14.61%) TDD
4 12 (13.48%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (13.48%) Web Development
5 10 (11.24%) Business Analysis
5 10 (11.24%) Open Source
6 8 (8.99%) UML
6 8 (8.99%) User Stories
7 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
7 7 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (7.87%) Mentoring
7 7 (7.87%) Scrum
8 6 (6.74%) Asset Management
8 6 (6.74%) EAM
8 6 (6.74%) Multithreading
9 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (5.62%) Presales
9 5 (5.62%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 39 (43.82%) SQL
2 20 (22.47%) PL/SQL
3 16 (17.98%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.99%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.87%) Python
6 6 (6.74%) Scala
7 4 (4.49%) C++
8 3 (3.37%) C#
8 3 (3.37%) Ruby
9 1 (1.12%) C
9 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.25%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (31.46%) Oracle
2 7 (7.87%) IBM
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.87%) SAP
3 5 (5.62%) Cognizant
4 4 (4.49%) Actimize
5 2 (2.25%) VMware
6 1 (1.12%) Adobe
6 1 (1.12%) Google
6 1 (1.12%) TIBCO
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