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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 5 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java 40 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 27.59% 22.97% 10.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.46% 35.05% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 15
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £40,750 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
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
104 97 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 71.72% 65.54% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 39 78 49
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (43.28%) SQL
2 27 (40.30%) HTML
3 25 (37.31%) Oracle
4 23 (34.33%) Degree
5 22 (32.84%) XML
5 22 (32.84%) Internet
6 20 (29.85%) CSS
7 19 (28.36%) Web Services
8 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
9 17 (25.37%) Management Information System
10 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
10 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
11 12 (17.91%) .NET
11 12 (17.91%) ITIL
11 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
12 11 (16.42%) Kanban
13 10 (14.93%) Project Management
13 10 (14.93%) XSLT
14 9 (13.43%) Business Analysis
14 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
14 9 (13.43%) WebSphere
14 9 (13.43%) Client/Server
14 9 (13.43%) HTTP
14 9 (13.43%) IBM
14 9 (13.43%) Shell Script
14 9 (13.43%) Intranet
14 9 (13.43%) C++
14 9 (13.43%) SaaS
14 9 (13.43%) Use Case

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (13.43%) WebSphere
2 8 (11.94%) FileNet
2 8 (11.94%) IBM HTTP Server
2 8 (11.94%) Apache
3 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.49%) Mule
5 1 (1.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.49%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.84%) Internet
2 9 (13.43%) HTTP
2 9 (13.43%) Intranet
3 8 (11.94%) DNS
4 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (11.94%) Big Data
4 7 (10.45%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.97%) DB2
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) JUnit
1 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.49%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
1 1 (1.49%) Selenium
1 1 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.49%) Mockito
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Law
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Java Engineer
3 10 (14.93%) Software Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Business Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Consultant
4 9 (13.43%) Implementation Consultant
5 8 (11.94%) Administrator
6 7 (10.45%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Implementation Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Integration Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) Cognos Administrator
9 4 (5.97%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Services Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Service Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Cognos Support
11 2 (2.99%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (40.30%) HTML
2 22 (32.84%) XML
3 20 (29.85%) CSS
4 19 (28.36%) Web Services
5 12 (17.91%) .NET
6 10 (14.93%) XSLT
7 9 (13.43%) Silverlight
8 7 (10.45%) SOAP
9 5 (7.46%) Spring
9 5 (7.46%) YUI
9 5 (7.46%) jQuery
10 4 (5.97%) DHTML
10 4 (5.97%) DOM
10 4 (5.97%) XSL
10 4 (5.97%) Hibernate
11 3 (4.48%) JDBC
11 3 (4.48%) J2EE
12 2 (2.99%) JSP
12 2 (2.99%) Swing
12 2 (2.99%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Management Information System
2 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.43%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.97%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) UNIX
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
3 4 (5.97%) Windows
4 2 (2.99%) Android
4 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
2 12 (17.91%) ITIL
3 11 (16.42%) Kanban
4 10 (14.93%) Project Management
5 9 (13.43%) Business Analysis
5 9 (13.43%) Use Case
5 9 (13.43%) User Stories
6 8 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (11.94%) OO
6 8 (11.94%) Change Management
6 8 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (11.94%) Data Security
7 6 (8.96%) Scrum
8 5 (7.46%) TDD
8 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.97%) Load Balancing
9 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.48%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) SQL
2 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.43%) C++
3 9 (13.43%) Shell Script
4 8 (11.94%) Tcl
4 8 (11.94%) Jython
5 5 (7.46%) C#
6 4 (5.97%) Embedded C++
7 3 (4.48%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.48%) C
7 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.48%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.49%) VB
8 1 (1.49%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) Groovy
8 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (34.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.49%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) HL7
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Oracle
2 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.43%) IBM
4 6 (8.96%) JBoss
4 6 (8.96%) Cognos
5 1 (1.49%) Sybase
5 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.49%) webMethods
5 1 (1.49%) Talend
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Real Time Recruitment
Posted: 17 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Posted: 17 days ago
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Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
London, Swansea, Reading, Belfast
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Salary: £30,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago