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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 23 20 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.69% 38.46% 36.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.38% 57.14% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 14
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,800 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
84 35 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 64.62% 67.31% 74.60%
Number of salaries quoted 62 31 30
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 14 (36.84%) Oracle
2 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
3 11 (28.95%) Spring
3 11 (28.95%) WebSphere
4 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
5 9 (23.68%) XML
5 9 (23.68%) JMS
5 9 (23.68%) Hibernate
6 8 (21.05%) J2EE
7 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
7 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
7 7 (18.42%) Finance
7 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
8 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.79%) Scala
8 6 (15.79%) JSF
8 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
8 6 (15.79%) Degree
8 6 (15.79%) JSON
8 6 (15.79%) JAX-WS
8 6 (15.79%) Java EE 5
8 6 (15.79%) EJB 3.0
8 6 (15.79%) Process Management
8 6 (15.79%) HTML
8 6 (15.79%) JDBC
8 6 (15.79%) EJB
8 6 (15.79%) JBoss
9 5 (13.16%) SAP
9 5 (13.16%) CSS

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 11 (28.95%) WebSphere
2 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
3 6 (15.79%) JBoss
4 5 (13.16%) NetWeaver
4 5 (13.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.63%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
1 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (7.89%) Big Data
3 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.89%) JDeveloper
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (7.89%) PVCS
1 3 (7.89%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Buildr
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 22 (57.89%) Java Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Senior Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (28.95%) Software Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Business Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) E-Business Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Java Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Java Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Graduate
8 2 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Spring
2 9 (23.68%) Hibernate
2 9 (23.68%) JMS
2 9 (23.68%) XML
3 8 (21.05%) J2EE
4 6 (15.79%) EJB
4 6 (15.79%) EJB 3.0
4 6 (15.79%) HTML
4 6 (15.79%) Java EE 5
4 6 (15.79%) JAX-WS
4 6 (15.79%) JDBC
4 6 (15.79%) JSF
4 6 (15.79%) JSON
5 5 (13.16%) CSS
5 5 (13.16%) Middleware
6 4 (10.53%) Ajax
6 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.53%) RESTful
7 3 (7.89%) Drools
7 3 (7.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Social Media
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) Biology
4 1 (2.63%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Physics
4 1 (2.63%) Smart Energy
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Unix
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
2 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
2 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
2 6 (15.79%) Process Management
3 5 (13.16%) Workflow
4 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
4 4 (10.53%) Open Source
4 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (10.53%) Scrum
4 4 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.89%) Change Management
5 3 (7.89%) ERP
5 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.89%) TDD
5 3 (7.89%) UML
5 3 (7.89%) User Stories
5 3 (7.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
3 6 (15.79%) Scala
4 4 (10.53%) Python
5 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) C#
6 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) IBM
2 5 (13.16%) SAP
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.63%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.63%) Coverity
4 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Belfast
Pro-Quest
Salary: 35000-65000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago