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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 26 24 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 22.61% 18.75% 21.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.07% 29.27% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 30
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
59 82 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 51.30% 64.06% 62.91%
Number of salaries quoted 40 53 115
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 31 (68.89%) Degree
2 22 (48.89%) Computer Science
2 22 (48.89%) OO
2 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
3 20 (44.44%) UNIX
3 20 (44.44%) Linux
4 18 (40.00%) SQL
5 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (33.33%) C++
7 14 (31.11%) TDD
7 14 (31.11%) Java EE
8 13 (28.89%) Subversion
8 13 (28.89%) Python
9 12 (26.67%) Finance
9 12 (26.67%) Multithreading
9 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
10 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
10 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (20.00%) Analytics
11 9 (20.00%) C#
11 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 8 (17.78%) HTML
12 8 (17.78%) Visualisation
13 7 (15.56%) Tableau
13 7 (15.56%) QA
13 7 (15.56%) QlikView
13 7 (15.56%) Operations Research
13 7 (15.56%) Marketing
13 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
13 7 (15.56%) Telecoms

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.89%) SAS
3 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.44%) NetWeaver
4 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.67%) SPSS
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (2.22%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (2.22%) Softswitch
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) SNMP
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) VoIP
2 1 (2.22%) SMTP
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) MGCP
2 1 (2.22%) RTP
2 1 (2.22%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 7 (15.56%) QlikView
3 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.44%) Informix
5 2 (4.44%) MySQL
5 2 (4.44%) Big Data
5 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Subversion
2 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) Selenium
4 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.44%) PVCS
6 1 (2.22%) Mockito
6 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.22%) Ant
6 1 (2.22%) JUnit
6 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.22%) Xcode
6 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Marketing
2 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Java Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Data Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Graduate
8 1 (2.22%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Test Automation Specialist
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Implementation Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) Java EE
2 8 (17.78%) HTML
3 6 (13.33%) .NET
4 5 (11.11%) CSS
4 5 (11.11%) Web Services
5 4 (8.89%) XML
6 3 (6.67%) jQuery
6 3 (6.67%) PrimeFaces
6 3 (6.67%) JSF
7 2 (4.44%) EJB
7 2 (4.44%) SOAP
7 2 (4.44%) JMS
7 2 (4.44%) JDBC
7 2 (4.44%) HTML5
7 2 (4.44%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (4.44%) JAX-WS
8 1 (2.22%) JSON
8 1 (2.22%) Ext JS
8 1 (2.22%) RESTful
8 1 (2.22%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) Computer Science
2 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (17.78%) Visualisation
4 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
4 7 (15.56%) Economics
5 6 (13.33%) Social Media
5 6 (13.33%) Data Extraction
5 6 (13.33%) User Experience
5 6 (13.33%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.22%) Physics
7 1 (2.22%) Chemistry
7 1 (2.22%) Psychology
7 1 (2.22%) iPhone
7 1 (2.22%) Open Source
7 1 (2.22%) iPad
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.22%) GIS
7 1 (2.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) UNIX
1 20 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Solaris
3 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) OO
1 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
2 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.11%) TDD
4 12 (26.67%) Multithreading
5 9 (20.00%) Analytics
6 7 (15.56%) Operations Research
7 6 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 6 (13.33%) Customer Analytics
7 6 (13.33%) Demand Forecasting
8 4 (8.89%) Validation
8 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.67%) Manual Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.67%) Coaching
9 3 (6.67%) Data Transformation
9 3 (6.67%) Data Analytics
9 3 (6.67%) SOA
9 3 (6.67%) Data Management
10 2 (4.44%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) SQL
2 15 (33.33%) C++
3 13 (28.89%) Python
4 9 (20.00%) C#
4 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.33%) VBA
6 4 (8.89%) Ruby
7 3 (6.67%) R
7 3 (6.67%) Perl
7 3 (6.67%) PHP
7 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.22%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.22%) C
8 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (68.89%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) CIMA
2 6 (13.33%) MBA
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.22%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Tableau
2 6 (13.33%) SAP
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle
4 4 (8.89%) IBM
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) Rapid7
6 1 (2.22%) Sencha
6 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.22%) Sun
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) Google
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