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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 58 35 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 40.00% 39.77% 53.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 72.50% 51.47% 69.62%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 12
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +40.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
80 68 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 55.17% 77.27% 76.70%
Number of salaries quoted 51 53 33
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 December 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 25 (37.88%) SQL
2 23 (34.85%) Oracle
3 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 15 (22.73%) Spring
4 15 (22.73%) WebSphere
4 15 (22.73%) J2EE
5 14 (21.21%) Linux
5 14 (21.21%) JMS
6 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (19.70%) Degree
6 13 (19.70%) AngularJS
7 12 (18.18%) Hibernate
7 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
8 11 (16.67%) HTML
8 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 11 (16.67%) Java EE 5
9 10 (15.15%) EJB 3.0
9 10 (15.15%) JAX-WS
9 10 (15.15%) Open Source
9 10 (15.15%) JDBC
9 10 (15.15%) EJB
9 10 (15.15%) TDD
9 10 (15.15%) JSF
10 9 (13.64%) Banking
10 9 (13.64%) CSS
10 9 (13.64%) SAP
10 9 (13.64%) XML
10 9 (13.64%) Unix
10 9 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (13.64%) NetWeaver

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 15 (22.73%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.64%) NetWeaver
2 9 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (7.58%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.52%) Confluence
6 1 (1.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.52%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) NAS
2 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (6.06%) Big Data
2 4 (6.06%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.03%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) PVCS
2 3 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.55%) JIRA
2 3 (4.55%) LabVIEW
2 3 (4.55%) Selenium
2 3 (4.55%) Subversion
3 2 (3.03%) Maven
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Buildr
4 1 (1.52%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.52%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.52%) JBehave
4 1 (1.52%) TestComplete
General
1 9 (13.64%) Banking
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.55%) Front Office
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Billing
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (60.61%) Developer
2 29 (43.94%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Architect
3 12 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Java Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Java Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Test Automation Specialist
7 3 (4.55%) Test Scripter
7 3 (4.55%) Test Specialist
8 2 (3.03%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Tester
9 1 (1.52%) Graduate
9 1 (1.52%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) J2EE
1 15 (22.73%) Spring
2 14 (21.21%) JMS
3 13 (19.70%) AngularJS
4 12 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 11 (16.67%) HTML
5 11 (16.67%) Java EE 5
6 10 (15.15%) EJB
6 10 (15.15%) EJB 3.0
6 10 (15.15%) JAX-WS
6 10 (15.15%) JDBC
6 10 (15.15%) JSF
7 9 (13.64%) CSS
7 9 (13.64%) XML
8 8 (12.12%) Ajax
9 7 (10.61%) JSON
9 7 (10.61%) JSP
9 7 (10.61%) Silverlight
10 6 (9.09%) .NET
11 5 (7.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.06%) Social Media
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) Derivative
4 2 (3.03%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.52%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
5 1 (1.52%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) Unix
3 2 (3.03%) Windows
4 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.15%) Open Source
3 10 (15.15%) TDD
4 9 (13.64%) Data Protection
5 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
5 8 (12.12%) UML
5 8 (12.12%) User Stories
6 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
6 7 (10.61%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.61%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (10.61%) Web Development
7 6 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 6 (9.09%) Scrum
8 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (7.58%) Presales
8 5 (7.58%) TOGAF
9 4 (6.06%) Release Management
9 4 (6.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) SQL
2 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.12%) Python
4 7 (10.61%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.55%) C#
5 3 (4.55%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) C
6 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.52%) Perl
6 1 (1.52%) Ruby
6 1 (1.52%) Scala
6 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) Actionable Recommendations
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Oracle
2 9 (13.64%) IBM
2 9 (13.64%) SAP
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.58%) Cognizant
5 4 (6.06%) Actimize
6 1 (1.52%) Adobe
6 1 (1.52%) Apple
6 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.52%) Coverity
6 1 (1.52%) Google
6 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.52%) VMware
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